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Yesterday’s Papers looks at this week in history

The Oxford community, like the rest of the world, was stunned 13 years ago this week when terrorists attacked the U.S. (September 10, 2014, Page 1)

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    Homeowners told they can’t paint bricks

    The Oxford Historic Preservation Commission denied homeowners for the second time to pain, or white-wash, the red brick on their University Avenue home.

     (September 10, 2014, Page 1, 2)

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      City OKs $25M budget

      The Oxford Board of Aldermen approved the $25 million 2014-2015 fiscal year budget Tuesday that included a .97 millage tax increase and 2 percent cost of living raise for city employees. (September 10, 2014, Page 1, 2)

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        More utilities to be moved underground

        The Oxford Planning Commission gave a nod to a new ordinance that would require utilities be installed underground when a house or businesses goes under substantial renovations. (September 9, 2014, Page 1, 14)

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          LHS driving funds for band

          The Lafayette County School Board approved a fundraiser for the LHS band with Belk Ford’s Drive 4UR School program at last night’s board meeting. The board also discussed the need for another building to compensate for student growth. (September 9, 2014, Page 1)

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            Homeless cases rise in Oxford

            Interfaith Commission Ministry is fighting an uphill battle as more and more Lafayette County residents need help after cut hours during slow summer work schedules caused bills to pile up for many. (September 9, 2014, Page 1, 14)

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              Uber arrives in Oxford

              OPD has issued about five citation to Uber drivers since the smartphone application ride-sharing business started in Oxford two weeks ago for not following the city’s taxi laws. Uber officials say they don’t have to meet the “antiquated” laws that do not allow for technology-driven transportation services. (September 8, 2014, Page 1, 2)

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                Paid parking pays off

                Since paid parking was implemented, the city has raised $5,275 in funds from the meters that went live on Tuesday on the premium spots around the Square. Parking Director Matt Davis reported to the Oxford Downtown Parking Commission on Friday that the parking officers wrote 122 tickets for overtime parking in the first three days of Oxford’s new paid-parking system. (September 7, 2014, Page 1A)

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                  Only in Oxford – the University of Mississippi

                  The EAGLE debuts a new Sunday feature, “Only in Oxford,” as part of the debut of its Sunday edition. This weekly feature will take a look at the people, places and things that can only be found in Oxford. This feature begins with the main entity in Oxford that can be found no where else on Earth — the University of Mississippi. (September 7, 2014, Page 1A)

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                    Guiding Growth

                    As boom times  for development in Oxford return, city leaders are adopting and proposing several new regulations aimed at ensuring that this new building doesn’t diminish the quality of life residents now enjoy. (September 7, 2014, Page 1A)

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