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Best of Oxford 2020 Winners

Oxford Magazine, The Oxford Eagle

Congratulations Winners! Thanks to all for voting. We salute these winning businesses, professionals, services, and places that make Oxford such a great place to live or visit.

Pick up a copy of Oxford Magazine at many locations around town or the offices of The Oxford Eagle (103 Skyline, Oxford, MS) or go online to our flip book version online Oxford Magazine June/July edition.

 

SEE AND DO

Best Walking Trails

 Lamar Park

Runner-Up: Whirlpool Trails

 

Best Park

Lamar Park

Runner-Up: Avant

 

Best Wedding Venue

The Jefferson

Runners-Up: Plein Air, Rowan Oak

 

Best Place to Take Family

Malco

Runners-Up: Proud Larry’s, Ole Miss Sporting Events

 

Best Trivia

Moe’s BBQ

Runner-Up: Blind Pig

 

Best Workout

Orangetheory

Runner-Up: Hot Worx

 

Best New Workout

The Shed

Runner-Up: Core Fitness Oxford

 

Best Assisted Living/Retirement Home

The Blake

Runner-Up: Elmcroft

 

Best Local Event

Double Decker

Runners-Up: Come Together Oxford, Oxford Film Festival

 

Best Golf Course

The Golf Course at Ole Miss

Runner-Up: Country Club of Oxford

 

Best Place to Watch the Game/Big Screen

The Library Sports Bar

Runners-Up: Buffalo Wild Wings, Funky’s

 

Best Dance Spot

The Library Sports Bar

Runner-Up: Tango’s Bar & Grill

 

Best Day Trip

Memphis

Runners-Up: Sardis Lake, Tupelo

 

Best Museum/Gallery

University of Mississippi Museum

Runner-Up: Southside Gallery, Mary Buie Museum

Best Kept Secret

Secret Grilled Cheese

Runners-Up: Chickory Market, Southern Craft

 

Best Child Care

Willie Price Lab School

Runners-Up: First Baptist Church

 

Best Music Venue

The Lyric

Runners-Up: Proud Larry’s, The Ford Center

 

Best Hotel

The Graduate

Runner-Up: Chancellor’s House

 

Best Rooftop

The Graduate (The Coop)

 

Best Stroller Run

Lamar Park

Runner-Up: Avent Park

 

Best Place to Take Visitors

Rowan Oak

Runners-Up: The Square, The Grove

News

Yalobusha County woman dies of COVID-19 in Oxford hospital

Crime

Harmontown man arrested for commercial burglary

Events

Oxford Film Festival doubling up with Water Valley drive-in

Crime

Crash in Marshall County leaves minor dead; Suspect fled the scene

Crime

City of Oxford forms Commission on Police Transparency

Business

Track 61 restaurant closed, space for lease

Business

Over 100 Oxford businesses received PPP loans

Events

Tunes Around Town event will help support local artists

News

City of Oxford approves changes to parking ticket fines

News

Ole Miss international students plan fall semester amid deportation threat

Lafayette County

Randy Hope celebrates 25 years at First Baptist Church of Abbeville

Education

Lafayette County School District approves return to school plan

BREAKING NEWS

Lafayette County Supervisors vote no on moving Confederate statue

Events

Theatre Oxford’s 10-Minute Play Contest now open

Lafayette County

The Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library closed due to “potential” COVID-19 exposure

Business

Oxford Board of Aldermen vote to scale back indoor gatherings

Business

Dodo Pizza finds new home; moving July 12

Crime

Oxford men arrested for stolen firearms

Events

Oxford Police Department reminds everyone to stay safe this 4th of July

Lafayette County

Confederate statue not on Board of Supervisors agenda, will still be addressed

News

University FSL Director reminds Greek Life members to follow COVID-19 guidelines

Business

Oxford Creamery announces new doughnut shop

Crime

Commercial Burglary suspect arrested by Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department

Business

Oxford businesses could be closed temporarily for failure to comply with COVID-19 requirements