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We get what we work for, deserve

Local columnist T.J. Ray writes that it appears our government is no longer “of the people” but “of the two parties” because of the division in ideology, and suggests it might be because citizens are no longer working as hard in the system. (November 9, 2012, Page 4A)

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    Thank goodness that’s over; now, can we move on?

    Staff Writer Alyssa Schnugg takes a look at the recent campaign season and election, wondering if people aren’t just glad it’s over with and now time to move on to other things. (November 8, 2012, Page 4)

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      Election cycle revealed more about voters than pols

      Local columnist Deidra Jackson writes about the just-completed election cycle and how it showed more about voters than politicians, noting their drive to vote, to not being swayed by big-money influence and to paying attention to issues. (November 8, 2012, Page 4)

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        Letters to the Editor

        Betty Williams writes to remind readers that November is Native American Heritage Month and to give some websites to go to for more information. (November 8, 2012, Page 4)

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          Jersey help may be dealing with accent issues

          Some 200 state troopers, including several from Mississippi and Louisiana, are in New Jersey helping with security and traffic control. Editor Don Whitten wonders about communication issues with those three states furnishing some of the most unusual – and different – accents. (November 7, 2012, Page 4)

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            Letters to the Editor

            Kaye Bryant writes how to fix what’s wrong in America as well as to tout the value of the Spirits of Oxford tour. (November 7, 2012, Page 4)

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              He Was Right

              Local columnist Jimmy Reed takes a look back four years at a newspaper columnist’s words and sees that those predictions about American politics have turned out to be correct. (November 6, 2012, Page 4)

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                Letters to the Editor

                Jeff Justis writes to urge people to consider the cost of financial debt against the cost of moral debt, while the More Than A Meal board writes to thank those who helped the organization meet its October challenges. (November 6, 2012, Page 4)

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                  Your vote matters – so cast it tomorrow

                  There are those who suggest Mississippi’s votes don’t matter a whole lot. To that, Editor Don Whitten has a one-word answer: Hogwash! Reasons abound, Whitten writes, why you should exercise your right to vote Tuesday. (November 5, 2012, Page 4A)

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                    Letters to the Editor

                    Gene Hays writes to comment that politicizing the Bible and two Christian leaders isn’t a good way to get votes, Martha Hitch writes to provide more information on the embassy attacks in Libya, Gary G. Carter writes to stand with the Rev. Billy Graham, Lee Habeeb writes to say that the Electoral College offers a system that works well for small states and Peter Kondos writes to give his take on party politics and Tuesday’s election. (November 5, 2012, Page 4A)

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