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Don Whitten

Will selling cold beer really make a difference?

Editor Don Whitten writes about the ability now to purchase cold beer at grocery and convenience stores in Oxford, wondering how much of a difference it really is going to make in revenue and changes in habits. (September 20, 2013, Page 4A)

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    Women lead the way in social networking

    The Pew Research Center recently published an article that said women are using social media on a larger scale than men. Editor Don Whitten writes that he’s not surprised based on his non-scientific observations. (September 18, 2013, Page 4)

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      Let’s be cautious – but not because Putin says so

      It appears there could be a settlement in the issue of chemical weapons use in Syria. Maybe. Editor Don Whitten looks at the ongoing situation and Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recently op-ed piece in The New York Times and urges caution regardless of what’s being said or written. (September 16, 2013, Page 4A)

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        Crosstown Classic – tradition with a new twist

        August games, November games, bowl games, playoff games – you never know when the annual Oxford-Lafayette football game will be played. Editor Don Whitten, who’s been present at the past 37 meetings between the Chargers and Commodores, takes a look at the series that rolls around again Friday night with a game at William L. Buford Stadium at LHS. (September 12, 2013, Page 4)

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          UN involvement in Syria not very impressive

          The United Nations may end up being involved in the conflict over chemical weapons use in Syria, but not because of quick, decisive action on its part. Editor Don Whitten writes about the international governing body’s action – or inaction – and how it affects the United States’ eventual moves in the Middle East. (September 11, 2013, Page 4)

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            Khayat shares insights, motivation in memoir

            Why did Robert Khayat make the choices and decisions he did when he served as chancellor of the University of Mississippi from 1995 to 2009? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at Khayat’s memoir, “The Education of a Lifetime,” that’s out this week and shows how Khayat’s upbringing helped shape him into the person who led his alma mater to unprecedented heights and accomplishments. (September 9, 2013, Page 4A)

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              Whose job is it to parent our children?

              A curfew for youngsters 16 and under. Set by the city. Enforced by the police. What? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at OPD Chief Joey East’s proposal and wonders where the problem really is if the government feels it needs to get involved in parenting. (September 5, 2013, Page 4)

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                Pretzel buns – trend or just a fad?

                Do you like soft pretzels? OK, have you tried the new pretzel burgers, hot dogs and sandwiches? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the burger bun craze that sweeping the fast-food market. (September 4, 2013, Page 4)

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                  Now this is how you deal with telemarketers

                  Still get some of those annoying calls from telemarketers? Editor Don Whitten writes about a man who’s figured out a way to deal with telemarketers and unwanted callers – by charging them to call him. (September 2, 2013, Page 4A)

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                    Syria – do we really want to get involved?

                    What do you know about Syria – other than the fact that it’s the center of controversy and could spark military action from the United States and U.N.? Editor Don Whitten takes a closer look at the situation and wonders if this is the time to be getting involved in another military action. (August 29, 2013, Page 4)

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