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Rock ‘n’ roll chef Charles Owens

EATING WELL — Contributing writer Lisa Howorth takes us behind the scenes of cooking for the stars as she writes about Charles Owen, chef for the stars. Owens describes his “normal” day, talks about clients like Lynyrd Skynrd and Lady Gaga, and even shares a recipe for chicken and sausage gumbo in the Eating Well section cover story. (March 24, 2010, Page 1B)

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    Snowy Sunday

    PHOTOS — A brief Sunday morning snowfall had Oxford residents out photographing the scene. (March 21, 2010, Page 1)

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      Revolutionary War vet buried at St. Peter’s

      A SENSE OF PLACE — Oxford and Lafayette County may not have been settled until the 1830s, but a settler from an even earlier era lies in Oxford’s historic cemetery. Born in Virginia in 1759, Daniel Green McKie had reached age 77 — an achievement in itself in that time — when he arrived in Lafayette County with his family. He lived only three years more, and his unmarked grave was later given a headstone by the local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. (March 19, 2010, Page 2B)

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        Hope in Haiti

        Trained at Oxford’s Camp Hopewell, a team of volunteers including retired professor Mark Tew recently installed a solar-powered water-purification system to serve a school in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, through the mission Living Waters for the World.

         (March 19, 2010, Page 1B)

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          A logical pursuit

          A CONVERSATION WITH — Arseniy Parshikov came to Oxford as a teenager, and his logic-based Russian education has since served him well. He graduated from Oxford High School and today makes a living expertly hooking up vehicle audio and video systems at his business, Bump in Da Trunk. (March 18, 2010, Page 3)

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            Skateboarding

            Luke Cadenza (red helmet) and Thomas Cadenza (blue helmet) skateboard at the Oxford Skate Park on Thursday, March 18, 2010. (March 18, 2010, Page 1)

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              Sacred Harp Singing

              PHOTOS — Singers from several states gathered for the 30th annual all-day Sacred Harp singing Sunday on the Ole Miss campus. (March 15, 2010, Page 1)

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                Extinct town aimed to rival Memphis as port

                A SENSE OF PLACE — Wyatt is among several Lafayette County towns that no longer exist. While most survived until the 20th century, this town in northwestern Lafayette County lasted only a few years — although it predated Oxford and aimed to rival Memphis as a cotton port along the Tallahatchie River. (March 12, 2010, Page 3B)

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                  NMRC clients volunteer all over town

                  OXFORD LIVING — Being a volunteer takes on special meaning for 20 North Mississippi Regional Center clients. As part of a program that began in 2005, the clients with a variety of developmental disabilities work at numerous volunteer stations throughout Oxford to help make an impact on the community. The volunteers are involved throughout 28 different organizations in the community. (March 12, 2010, Page 1B)

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                    A workday spent in sparkling company

                    A CONVERSATION WITH — Sure, we’ve had some wet, gray weather lately. But when your workplace is a sparkly, shiny, colorful wonderland of treasures — well, it doesn’t get to you so much. That’s the case for Donna Vinson, who’s now in her 20th year at Oxford Floral Co., where she oversees the bridal registry. (March 11, 2010, Page 3A)

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