SPI
image
Palace Chrysler-Jeep
Police Log

News

Home invasion On Sept. 13, a Brandon deputy responded to the 2100 block of Allen Court for a home invasion. The complainant said he was checking on his parents' home and fouknd the front door had been kicked in....more >>

Oxford police log

Monday, September 19 - Parking complaint on Park St. Two vehicles were parked across from each other, making it impossible for two-way traffic to get by. Officers determined both vehicles were legally parked....more >>
The Oxford Leader
SPI Subscriptions
Thursday
03 - 05 - 15
06:25
March
arrow
S M T W T F S
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
Site Search


Born March 5th
1853: Howard Pyle, writer and illustrator (The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood).
1870: Frank Norris, novelist (McTeague, The Octopus).
1887: Heitor Villa-Lobos, Brazillian composer.
1938: Lynn Margulis, biologist.
1948: Leslie Marmon Silko, writer (Ceremony).
March 5th
in history
1933: Newly inaugurated President Franklin D. Roosevelt halts the trading of gold and declares a bank holiday.
1933: Hitler and Nationalist allies win the Reichstag majority. It will be the last free election in Germany until after World War II.
1943: In desperation due to war losses, fifteen and sixteen year olds are called up for military service in the German army.
1946: In Fulton, Missouri, Winston Churchill tells a crowd that an iron curtain has descended on the Continent [of Europe].
1956: The U.S. Supreme Court affirms the ban on segregation in public schools in Brown vs. Board of Education.