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Stories with place: Oxford
  • Caterpillar closing 5 more plants amid low demand 
    Updated: Apr-28-16 6:49 pm

    OXFORD, Mississippi - Caterpillar Inc. says it will close five more factories - including an Oxford, Mississippi, plant - as the Peoria, Illinois-based heavy equipment maker reacts to slowing demand for construction and mining equipment worldwide by cutting capacity.

  • Winners announced in 2016 MAPB contest 
    Updated: Apr-23-16 10:31 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Winners of the Mississippi Associated Press Broadcasters contest were announced April 23 in Jackson, Mississippi. The MAPB awards recognize outstanding performance in broadcast journalism. The MAPB college competition recognizes outstanding performance in college broadcast journalism.

  • School funding formula changes die after lawmaker talks fail 
    Updated: Apr-19-16 12:43 pm

    JACKSON, Mississippi - Lawmakers won't rewrite Mississippi's K-12 school funding formula this year.

  • Arkansas rally falls short as Ole Miss sweeps weekend series 
    Updated: Apr-11-16 7:31 am

    FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - An Arkansas rally fell short as Ole Miss completed a weekend sweep of the Razorbacks in a Southeastern Conference baseball series in Oxford, Mississippi.

  • Oxford Middle School student wins state geography bee 
    Updated: Apr-02-16 2:47 pm

    PEARL, Mississippi - A 7th grade student from Oxford Middle School is the winner of the 2016 Mississippi National Geographic Bee.