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My Weekend in Oxford

“What is there to do in Oxford, Mississippi?” my friend, Jessica, texted me last Thursday.

Update: there is actually quite a lot to do. In fact, I was having so much fun exploring that I forgot to take pictures of everything, but memories are more valuable than photos anyway. 595 more words


Old Chickering Piano

An old Chickering upright piano can be found in the library of William Faulkner’s home “Rowan Oak” in Oxford, Mississippi. I had never heard of the company and during my research found the company was started in 1823 in Boston, Massachusetts. 55 more words


Week 51 #48 Wild Card

One last shot taken on the grounds at William Faulkner’s Rowan Oaks in Oxford, Mississippi.  How low can you go?


The Reclassification of Swim

By: Gage Martin

Will Lafayette swimmers be State ready?

As of late the swim team as well as the rest of the swim teams in The State of Mississippi underwent an MHSAA reclassification, and are now a class I team. 190 more words


The Kitchen

While visiting Rowan Oak, the home of William Faulkner, located in Oxford, Mississippi earlier this year, I was struck by the starkness and simplicity of the small kitchen.   38 more words


Week 42 #24 Wild Card

The Graduate Hotel located in Oxford, Mississippi, home of the University of Mississippi, is part of a group of boutique hotels found in university towns across the United States.   32 more words

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