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Reach to Recovery

The Oxford area Reach to Recovery group will meet at 6:30 this evening at Azalea Gardens. All breast cancer survivors are encouranged to attend and enjoy a potluck supper followed by a presentation by Oxford oncologist and hematologist Dr. Paschal Wilson, entitled “Genetics and Cancer” with special emphasis on breast cancer. For more information, contact Kay Cobb at 234-8136 or (April 5, 2010)

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    Plant Sale

    The Lafayette Agriculture Education/FFA plant sale will be held from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Lafayette High School Agriculture Department greenhouse. After Saturday, the greenhouse will be open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. (April 5, 2010)

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      Woodson-Ridge Homemakers Club

      The Woodson-Ridge Homemakers Club will meet at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Lafayette County Extension Service Auditorium. Members are reminded to bring supplies needed to work on our Holiday House project. Anyone interested in attending is invited. For more information, call 234-0214. (April 5, 2010)

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        Oxford Lions Club

        The Oxford Lions Club will meet at noon Tuesday at Fat Cat’s Catfish & Steaks on Old College Hill Road. For more information or to apply for membership, call Ron Kitchens at 915-5038, e-mail, or see (April 5, 2010)

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          Three Person Scramble Golf Tournament

          The Oxford Park Commission’s inaugural Double Decker Three Person Scramble Golf Tournament will begin at 8 a.m. Friday, April 23, at the Ole Miss Golf Club. Entry fee of $225 per team includes round of golf, cart and lunch sponsored by Abner’s. Prizes will be awarded for first-, second- and third-place finishers, plus longest drive, closest to pin and hole-in-one Jeep Wrangler from Chandler Motor & Nissan. All proceeds benefit Angel Ranch, shelter for abused children. Entry deadline is Friday, with online registration at or by calling Oxford Park Commission at 232-2380. (April 5, 2010)

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            American Legion

            American Legion, Post 55, will hold its regular meeting Thursday at the Veterans’ building on the corner of South Lamar and Veterans Drive. Supper and fellowship begin at 6 p.m. followed by the business meeting at 7. All veterans are invited to attend. (April 5, 2010)

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              Yalobusha Historical Society

              The Yalobusha Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 15, in the Presbyterian Church in Coffeeville. The program will be given by “the Bailey twins,” Jean Kirk of Tupelo and Joan Bailey of Vicksburg. They will speak on “Growing up in Coffeeville in the 1930s and ’40s.” The public is invited. (April 4, 2010)

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                The members of Chapter 1659 National Active and Retired Federal Employees, or NARFE, will meet at 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Fat Cat’s Restaurant, 1007 Old College Hill Road. A variety of lunches will be available.

                Discussion will be held on NARFE’s legislative program and the upcoming NARFE state and national conventions. All members, all active and retired federal employees, families and friends are invited to attend. For more information, contact Chapter Vice President Hal Staten at 234-5762 or go to the chapter Web site at (April 4, 2010)

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                  Heirloom tomatoes – something old is new again

                  Lafayette County Master Gardener Barry Whitehouse writes about the history of Heirloom tomatoes and other heirloom vegetables, and gives a few hints on growing the variety in local gardens. (April 2, 2010, Page 2B)

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                    Before we were the Ole Miss Rebels

                    Oxford and Ole Miss historian Jack Lamar Mayfield takes a look back at who the Ole Miss Rebels were before they were Rebels. He traces them back to their days as the Red and Blue and then the Mississippi Flood, a name picked in a contest in the 1920s. (April 2, 2010, Page 3B)

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