OXFORD In what is traditionally a slow sports week, Laremy Tunsil has provided the holiday fireworks. The story is ongoing, and it remains to be seen whether allegations from Tunsil’s stepfather that the junior tackle was riding around with agents will lead to upheaval along the Ole Miss offensive line. Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze, […]

Associated Press ATLANTA – Cameron Maybin drove in the go-ahead run with a chopper against Max Scherzer that bounced over third base in the ninth inning, lifting Atlanta to a 2-1 victory over Washington on Thursday. Pinch-hitter Pedro Ciriaco began the Atlanta ninth with an infield single, beating shortstop Danny Espinosa’s throw to stop a […]

By Kevin Tate Outdoors Writer Summertime can be one of the most appealing opportunities to take kids into the woods and explore new trails, but a few key necessities added to the pack can make any trip better and safer. The Boy Scouts of America recommend any kit destined for back of beyond contain a […]

The kids had lined up a row of Dr. Pepper cans for a contest that, thankfully, was never to be, mainly because I got wind of it in time. We were two days or six months into a camping trip, depending on whether you mark time with a calendar or living experience, when I discovered […]

By R.B. Fallstrom AP Sports Writer ST. LOUIS – The St. Louis Cardinals say they have fired scouting director Chris Correa. The Cardinals declined to say why, but the team is the subject of an FBI investigation into the hacking of the Houston Astros player personnel database. The Cardinals are also investigating and Correa’s firing […]

By Jenna Fryer AP Auto Racing Writer DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – NASCAR’s national series tracks announced Thursday that they are asking fans to refrain from displaying the Confederate flag at races following the deadly attack at a South Carolina church two weeks ago. The facilities vowed to have the most “welcoming environments in all of […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal OXFORD – Shea Patterson walked over to the table to have his mug shot taken at Wednesday’s Southern Elite Combine. In a rare occasion in Oxford, he was asked his name. Patterson, the No. 2 pro style quarterback in the country and an Ole Miss verbal commitment, was one of […]

By Brandon Speck Daily Journal OXFORD – Beside Willie Gay’s name on his 247Sports profile, it gives a, “100%” prediction he is a future Mississippi State Bulldog. It would be an easy transition for the 2017 Starkville outside linebacker. Like most Starkville players, the assumption is he’ll stay in town and go to Mississippi State. […]

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Daily Journal OXFORD – The Oxford Police Department has charged three 18-year-old Oxford men for a string of auto burglaries in mid-June. According to Maj. Jeff McCutchen, investigators were able to recover surveillance video showing several individuals breaking into cars at an apartment complex on June 17. Police were able to identify the people in […]