Ole Miss Football locks down two top recruits

The Ole Miss Rebels received verbal commitments from two top recruits this weekend.  The two recruits are defensive end Rasool Clemons and receiver Van Jefferson.  Clemons is ranked as a three-star recruit and the No. 17 defensive end in the country, while Jefferson is considered a four-star recruit and the No. 13 receiver nationally according to … Continue reading “Ole Miss Football locks down two top recruits”

Industrial Park renamed to honor Max Hipp

In a ceremony today at the corner of Industrial Park in Oxford the Economic Development Foundation/Chamber of Commerce and Lafayette County honored former EDF/COC President Max Hipp by unveiling a new sign bearing his name.  Hipp retired after 25 years of service in that position.  Past chairman of the EDF Lawrence Chandler who recognized him reflected … Continue reading “Industrial Park renamed to honor Max Hipp”

Rebel Fans greet team on return from Omaha!

Nearly two thousand Rebel faithful gathered at Swayze in the heat to greet their baseball team as they arrived in two buses returning from Omaha.  It was a good turnout considering the lack of time the fans had to prepare for this event, the numerous change in times of their arrival and the 90-plus temperatures.    After … Continue reading “Rebel Fans greet team on return from Omaha!”

Oxford School District kicks off Chargers Turf Campaign.

The Oxford School District kicks off their multipurpose turf campaign.  Many local dignitaries joined Superintendent Brian Harvey and Athletic Director Johnny Hill for the groundbreaking ceremony.  They underlined the support of the community which has enabled them to start these projects.  Plans include placing synthetic turf on Bobby Holcomb Field, the baseball/softball indoor practice complex, … Continue reading “Oxford School District kicks off Chargers Turf Campaign.”