George O'Connor grew up in Oxford and now works as a software developer at Ole Miss. He and Veronica Smith have been married since 2006.
Haley Smith is the only child of Veronica Smith and first husband, Wallace Smith. Haley has lived with Veronica and second husband George O'Conner since 2006.
Elizabeth Sherman and her younger sister Veronica Smith did not get along at all as kids. As adults, their relationship was better but not perfect.
Dr. Hilton Burns is a partner in the Yoknapatawpha Gastroenterology Center with Dr. James Mendoza and Dr. Veronica Smith.
Dr. James Mendoza is a partner in the Yoknapatawpha Gastroenterology Center with Dr. Hilton Burns and Dr. Veronica Smith.
Michael O’Connor was Veronica Smith’s brother-in-law and ex-boyfriend. Some say Michael has never forgiven his brother George for marrying Veronica.
Will is an Oxford native and has been a popular bartender at The Roadhouse for years.
Dwight Kramer is an assistant administrator at Baptist Memorial Hospital, where he sometimes interacted with Veronica Smith.
Ruthie Foreman was born and raised in Oxford. She now works at Baptist Memorial Hospital, where she sometimes interacted with Veronica Smith.
Wallace and Veronica Smith were married when both were in med school. They have one daughter and have been divorced nearly 10 years. He now lives in New York.
Missing dog mini posters
Small versions of the missing dog posters for column promo