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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

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Ball to crown royalty

Community invited to guess this year’s King and Queen of the Fall Ball, planned for Sept. 19 by the Junior Auxiliary. (August 28, 2014, Page 1)

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    City OKs Callicut zoning

    Property in south Oxford, commonly known as Callicutt Farms, is now ready for development after the Oxford Board of Aldermen approved the zoning for the recently annexed property. (August 28, 2014, Page 1)

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      OSD solving transportation troubles

      The Oxford School District has had several transportation meetings to further sort out traffic problems and bus issues. Officials mention wrecks seen at the high school. (August 28, 2014, Page 1)

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        New welcome signs unveiled

        Leadership Lafayette presented the county’s new sign that will great travelers as they enter into the county coming from Batesville on Highway 6 yesterday at the Powerhouse. Another sign is in the making for Highway 6 coming from Tupelo. (August 27, 2014, Page 1)

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          Aldermen return to local television

          After more than three years of not being on the air, the Oxford Board of Aldermen’s bi-monthly meetings will be shown on cable TV. The Aug. 19 meeting was aired last night at 6 p.m., but there was no sound. (August 27, 2014, Page 1)

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            PSC hears rate plan

            The Mississippi Public Service Commission listened to city leaders Tuesday during a public hearing as to why a 6 percent rate raise for sewer and water services is necessary. Northern District Commission Brandon Presley reigned over the meeting held at the Lafayette County Chancery Building. (August 27, 2014, Page 1, 10)

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              Yesterday’s Papers takes a look at 1990

              Twenty-four years ago the community was focused on the first Gulf War, a speech Congressman Jamie Whitten made in Oxford and local efforts to get the funding needed to build a new road to the industrial park. (August 27, 2014, Page 1)

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                MDE releases test scores

                The Mississippi Department of Education released 2013-14 state test scores. Most schools noticed a drop in scores due to an implemented common core curriculum and a standard state test. (August 26, 2014, Page 1)

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                  OSD releases AP, ACT scores

                  The Oxford School Board announced the results of student scoring on Advanced Placement and ACT tests. AP scores were slightly down from last year. (August 26, 2014, Page 1)

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                    Rooftop ban returns to city laws

                    Measure inadvertently left out of Land Code to prohibit rooftop dining on buildings older than 50 years old was re-added to city law by the Board of Aldermen recently. (August 26, 2014, Page 1)

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