The news just broke on Twitter: The Oxford Board of Aldermen has voted to scrap its ordinance prohibiting cold alcoholic beverage sales in convenience stores and grocery stores, or the general sale of beer or light wine on Sundays. Cold beer will soon to sold in stores, and it will be available on Sundays. Huge news, guys.
The Oxford cold beer and Sunday sales law will go into effect September 19.
— Daily Mississippian (@thedm_news) August 20, 2013
The final vote count was 6 to 1, and cold beer goes on sale September 19.
Here’s a quick video of Ole Miss students upon hearing the good news:
[via The Daily Mississippian]