Change the State Flag: Oxford City Council Takes Down the Flag, Sends State a Request to Change It

OXFORD, Miss.–Change our state flag, is the request from the Oxford city council after a unanimous vote Tuesday night to remove the flag from city buildings…

…That is, until a change is made. Oxford took a step further than most Mississippi cities that have voted to change the flag. The drafted a resolution to go to the state legislature, asking state lawmakers to change it.