| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:33 PM
James Meredith, a civil rights icon whose enrollment at the University of Mississippi broke a racial barrier in 1962, has one thing to say to the vandals who desecrated his campus statue by putting a noose around its neck and draping it with a...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 12:28 PM
University of Mississippi police are pushing for criminal charges to be filed against three 19-year-old male freshmen suspected of placing a noose and a flag with a Confederate battle emblem on the campus statue of civil rights icon James Meredith....
| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:18 PM
The Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity said it has indefinitely suspended its chapter at Ole Miss and has expelled three 19-year-old freshmen who it said were responsible for the "desecration" last weekend of a campus statue honoring the school's first black...
| Feb 24, 2014
From January to March, the academic calendar is dominated by the admissions process. You can find me this time of year poring over hundreds of grad school applications. In my 10 years of reading such applications, I have borne witness to an alarming...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:57 PM
SEATTLE — U.S. officials are heading to Greenland for a three-day meeting to persuade other Arctic nations to place a moratorium on high-seas fishing in the Arctic Ocean, where climate change is melting the permanent ice cap and allowing trawlers in...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 3:14 PM
The Ole Miss athletic department has released Dacorious 'D.J.' Law from his signed National Letter of Intent.
The Haines City running back sent athletic departments from three schools scrambling on National Signing Day after he faxed three National...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:08 PM
Walk along the narrow, brightly lit beige hallway, along the washed-out linoleum floor, around the corner to the imposing steel vault. As a scientist swings open the door, a familiar, overpowering scent wafts out.
Inside, marijuana buds are packed...
| May 23, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Summer lends itself to reading and vacations, so why not combine the two into a literary trip?
The homes and studies where many great writers toiled over their prose have been preserved. See original manuscripts, often in the author's own handwriting....
| Dec 19, 2013
| 4:44 PM
You can try this cold turkey, but picking bowl-game winners is my job. While you're at work solving world problems, I'm doing full time what you do in your spare time. Some years are better than others. The general rule is to look for motivation in each...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 9:43 PM
Someone once said, "One man's trash, is another man's treasure."
Not to say that Denver Kirkland is garbage. He's a person, to be sure, a very large person, standing 6-foot-5, and weighing 330-pounds
But on Thursday night, as reported first by XOFan/...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Fadol Brown has had his fill of South Florida.
The former FIU player committed to Ole Miss Friday, eschewing a Miami offer that was reportedly strong in the running.
At six-foot-five and 270 pounds, Brown is without a doubt ready to step into the...