2nd former Ole Miss student sentenced in statue vandalism

July 25, 2016 in News

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — A former University of Mississippi student was sentenced Thursday to a year’s probation plus 50 hours of community service for placing a noose on the statue […]

James Meredith calls noose incident at his Ole Miss statue ‘foolish’

March 3, 2014 in News

LUMBERTON, Mississippi (AP) — The man who integrated the University of Mississippi in 1962 says the recent desecration of a statue of him on campus should not deter black students […]

Ole Miss frat chapter suspended, noose suspects expelled in James Meredith statue vandalism case

February 23, 2014 in News, The Buzz

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — A fraternity chapter at the University of Mississippi was indefinitely suspended Friday by its national organization and three of its freshman members were kicked out because […]

FBI helping investigate ‘racial hate crime’ at Ole Miss integration statue

February 19, 2014 in News

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — The FBI on Tuesday was helping investigate who tied a noose around the neck of a University of Mississippi statue of James Meredith, who, in 1962, […]