Meek School of Journalism to Host Diversity Conference

April 14, 2017 in Education

Fox News anchor Shepard Smith among speakers for five-day series  The Mississippi Link Newswire OXFORD, Miss. – Just pause. Just pause before you assume you know me. Just pause before […]

Charges dropped against 4 accused in Ole Miss hazing case

April 27, 2016 in News

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Four of five University of Mississippi students accused in an alleged October hazing incident have had charges against them dropped. An attorney for one of the […]

Jeffrey Vitter named new Ole Miss chancellor

October 30, 2015 in Education

(AP) College Board trustees have voted to name Jeffrey Vitter as the next chancellor of the University of Mississippi. The vote came Thursday afternoon after Vitter met with campus groups […]

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, […]

Driver charged in fatal crash that killed two Ole Miss students

January 21, 2014 in News, The Buzz

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — The driver of the vehicle that wrecked on Nov. 9 on Mississippi Highway 7 near the University of Mississippi, killing two Ole Miss students, has been […]

Three men arrested, charged with capital murder in shooting death of Ole Miss grad student

December 20, 2013 in News, The Buzz

OXFORD, Mississippi (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies have arrested three men in the killing of a University of Mississippi graduate student. The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department says the arrested men are […]