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Saturday, December 20, 2014

Jerra Scott

Local schools retain rankings

The Mississippi Department of Education released accountability ratings for local school districts today. As the state granted a waiver for rankings, all rankings stayed the same, however kindergarten readiness appears to be suffering throughout the state. (October 17, 2014, Page 1A)

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    Halloween do’s and don’ts

    Getting ready for Halloween and trick-or-treating? Staff Writer Jerra Scott looks at the popular day and makes some suggestions that might make for maximum fun as well as make things go smoother and more safely. (October 17, 2014, Page 4A)

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      Raising awareness about breast cancer

      Baptist Memorial Hospital of North Mississippi held a lunch and learn yesterday at the Powerhouse in support of BRA day or breast reconstruction awareness. The event featured guest speakers Dr. Daniel Shell and clinical educator Wanda Barbour Dent. (October 16, 2014, Page 1A)

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        Buddy Walk set Sunday

        The first Buddy Walk for Down syndrome awareness will be held this weekend at Bailey Branch Park. The group 21 United of Mississippi that was started just earlier this year will be sponsoring the event that is welcoming the entire community not just those affected by Down syndrome. (October 15, 2014, Page 3A)

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          LHS honors top SATP students

          Lafayette High School honored several students at Friday night’s football game who made a perfect score on their Subject Area tests. The school also honored teachers who made such an effort to prepare students for the exams and made the school an ‘A’ school once again. (October 14, 2014, Page 2)

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            Oxford High grad receives Croft Scholarship at UM

            Oxford High School graduate Matthew Forgette recently received a Croft Scholarship at the University of Mississippi. He plans on having an emphasis in Chinese with the Chinese Flagship Program. (October 14, 2014, Page 1)

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              Storms blow through the state

              Oxford heard sirens yesterday as a tornado warning was issued for the county. Pleasant weather is expected to follow the cold front that confronted the state. (October 14, 2014, Page 1)

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                New signs to honor Carwile

                Two new memorial signs will be placed in honor of Donald Carwile, former Oxford Police Department officer and U.S. Army officer. Carwile passed away in 2008. (October 13, 2014, Page 1)

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                  OHS chosen for state anti-bullying campaign

                  Oxford High School was chosen out of all other schools in the states for author Jay Asher’s 50 States Anti-Bullying Tour. The author will be at the school on Oct. 15th to discuss his book with teens. (October 12, 2014, Page 6C)

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                    Education briefs

                    • ACT workshop set today
                    • Excel by 5 celebrates 10th anniversary
                    • OHS to receive Top Ten Teen Books
                    • MSU dedicates building to former president

                     (October 12, 2014, Page 6C)

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