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Road to closing the achievement gap

Local columnist Deidra Jackson takes a look at studies of newborns and young children and how they develop academically, pointing out that race and class aren’t as big of factors as parenting and the quality and quantity of speech in the home. (January 20, 2011, Page 4)

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    Letters to the Editor

    Ken Sufka and Stevi Self write to take issue with a recent column by Michael Reagan and to urge rapporchement rather than flaming the fires of political disagreement, while Barbara J. Smith writes on behalf of The Pantry to thank local volunteers and those who make donations. (January 20, 2011, Page 4)

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      Wednesday’s obituaries

      • Ruthie Martin Joyner — 79, died on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at her home in Water Valley. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Henry Chapel of Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery in Water Valley. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
      • Gary Lynn Redwine — 55, of Water Valley died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011, at his home. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Henry Chapel at Seven Oaks Funeral Home in Water Valley. Burial will follow in Sylva Rena Cemetery. Visitation will be held for two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.

       (January 19, 2011, Page 2)

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        OHS sweeps Lake Cormorant

        The Oxford boys and girls soccer squads made a clean sweep at Lake Cormorant on Tuesday night, with the Chargers claiming a 3-0 win and the Lady Chargers cruising to a 7-0 victory. (more…) (January 19, 2011, Page 7)

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          Aberdeen knocks off WVHS

          Aberdeen’s Earnest Williams scored 22 points to help lead the Bulldogs to a 58-39 win over Water Valley Tuesday night in the WVHS gym. Fred McGee led the Blue Devils (12-6 overall, 1-1 in District 2-3A play) with 18 points. (more…) (January 19, 2011, Page 7)

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            Letters to the Editor

            Logan Moore, a student at Orchard View Middle School in Muskegon, Mich., writes to ask Oxford EAGLE readers for information about life and school in the Oxford community and across Mississippi for a school project. (January 19, 2011, Page 4)

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              Tuesday’s obituaries

              • Darra Lynn Christman — 44, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Coleman Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Martin Case officiating. Burial will follow in Oxford Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held for three hours prior to the service at the funeral home.
              • Quitman O. “Bobby” McCord — 78, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the chapel of Waller Funeral Home in Oxford, with the Rev. Jimmy Sockwell officiating. Burial will follow in Springdale Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5 until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

               (January 18, 2011, Page 2)

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                Lewisburg takes two games from LHS

                A busy week of soccer got off to tough start for the Lafayette girls and boys teams Monday as both teams suffered losses to Lewisburg at William L. Buford Stadium.

                The Lady Commodores lost 2-1, while the Commodores fell 3-0 in the nightcap. (more…) (January 18, 2011, Page 8)

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                  Jones’ development makes him top target

                  Tupelo high school standout P.J. Jones is considering inking with the Ole Miss Rebels come signing day.

                  The 6-foot-4, 265-pound Jones is one of the highest touted defensive tackles in the state of Mississippi. (more…) (January 18, 2011, Page 9)

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                    OMS claims tournament title

                    Over the weekend the Oxford 8th-grade boys basketball squad made a clean sweep at the North Panola tournament, going 3-0. (more…) (January 18, 2011, Page 9)

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