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Don Whitten

Cancer Center a blessing for the community

Editor Don Whitten writes about the history of the Oxford Cancer Center, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this week. He looks into how it was created and gives details of his personal involvement with the center and how it helps so many in the community. (August 10, 2012, Page 4A)

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    Who gets excited about road construction?

    Why is it that most adults frown when they come upon a road construction site while youngsters in the back seat of the same vehicle are all smiles. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the perspective age offers to the machinery and workers involved with road construction. (August 8, 2012, Page 4)

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      Pistorius’ story a highlight of London Games

      The 2012 Summer Olympics will be remembered for Usain Bolt, Gabby Douglas, Michael Phelps – and Oscar Pistorius, an athlete who didn’t win gold. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the inspirational story of the double-amputee sprinter from South Africa. (August 6, 2012, Page 4)

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        When ‘fun’ can really mean ‘trouble’

        Hot days and watching kids play around the swimming pool sparked memories of escapades with squirt guns for Editor Don Whitten. Some of his water gun fun turned out to be trouble as well as fun. (August 2, 2012, Page 4)

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          August – dog days or day of excitement?

          After what seemed like a long July, August is here. And what does this month mean to you: heat, school, football? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at what’s head in the days and weeks to come. (August 1, 2012, Page 4)

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            Goals behind towing, booting parking violators

            What’s the goal behind tightening down on parking restrictions and violators? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the options – prevention, deterrence, restitution, retribution and rehabilitation – and how towing and booting relate to each. (July 30, 2012, Page 4)

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              Gun control – questions and more questions

              Gun control, in the wake of last week’s tragic shooting in Colorado, is a hot topic these days. Do we need more gun control? Would it do any good? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the issue which offers many questions. (July 25, 2012, Page 4)

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                Tragic shooting makes you think about life

                Last week’s tragic shooting at a Batman movie in Colorado leaves us wondering about why tragic things happen, and Editor Don Whitten takes a look at some of the questions we have in light of the senseless actions. (July 23, 2012, Page 4)

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                  Website faces temporary shutdown this weekend

                  The Oxford EAGLE’s website, oxfordeagle.com, and access to the e-edition of the newspaper, will be temporarily shut down at some point this weekend for maintenance and repairs to the system and its server. When the offsite work is complete, you will once again be able to access the website and e-edition host. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes in your weekend use of oxfordeagle.com and its services.

                  Check our Facebook or Twitter accounts for updates. (July 20, 2012)

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                    Parking issue not one that’s going away

                    Parking has long been a concern in any downtown area, but particularly of late in downtown Oxford around the historic Square. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at parking in the past and options that are being discussed for the future. (July 18, 2012, Page 4)

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