Honoring the fallen: Oxford Post Office dedicated to the memory of local soldier

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By Chaning Green News Writer Law enforcement, loved ones and community members gathered at the Oxford Post Office Friday afternoon to dedicate the building in to the honor of 1st Lt. Donald C. Carwile. Carwile, an Oxford native, joined the army in 2003, shortly after graduating from Lafayette County High School. He served with the […]

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Base Camp Coding Academy to hold fundraiser

By Chaning Green News Writer Base Camp Coding Academy will be organizing a fundraiser at Grit on May 4 that will include a four-course dinner under the stars followed by unique performances. Base Camp is a year-long intensive program designed to train graduated high school seniors in coding and software development. By the end of […]

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UM Architect goes over master plan

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By Chaning Green News Writer University of Mississippi Architect Ian Banner held an informal luncheon and information session where he talked to university community members about the master plan for the university and just a few of the sustainability issues it’s seeking to overcome. The university began discussing the implementation of a master plan around […]

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Shollenberger makes generous donation to OxFilm

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By Chaning Green News Writer Jim Shollenberger served the University of Mississippi and Oxford art community for decades. Shollenberger’s dedication to film and theatre has served to inspire students and community members, even after his passing. Shollenberger died last year. His widow, Leah Shollenberger, generously donated much of his film equipment to the OxFilm Society […]

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UM student has passion for mission work

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By Zachary Shaw Special to Oxford Citizen Her voice is soft and southern. She is not one to start a conversation with a stranger on a bench, but if you were to strike up a back and forth with her you’d find out that her heart lies much closer to the equator than her hometown […]

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