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Founding of the Marine Corps – A legacy is born

Guest columnist Gene Hays writes in celebration of the United States Marine Corps’ birthday and to tell about individual and group efforts by the Marines through their history. (November 10, 2011, Page 4)

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    Letters to the Editor

    Linda Coleman writes about Red Ribbon Week at Oxford High School and how students competed for honors with anti-drug slogans and campaigns. (November 10, 2011, Page 4)

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      ‘Mississippi’s 100 Greatest Football Players’ a big hit

      Do you like lists? You know, Top 10 lists, Top 20 lists, even Top 100 lists? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at local author/editor/publisher Neil White’s latest work, “Mississippi’s 100 Greatest Football Players of All Time.” The list, the extras and the photos make the book a must-see. (November 9, 2011, Page 4)

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        Letters to the Editor

        John V. Hunter IV writes to ask why city officials are getting involved with pricing in the local taxi industry. (November 9, 2011, Page 4)

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          Coaching merry-go-round has to stop at UM

          All of the smoke surrounding the Ole Miss football program flamed up big-time Monday with the announcement that Houston Nutt will end his coaching career here this season. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the past and future of the program, which will soon have its fourth head coach in a decade, and writes that a long-term commitment is essential for success for the Rebels. (November 8, 2011, Page 4)

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            The Blank Check

            Local columnist Jimmy Reed salutes the veterans who have written a blank check for their country, telling the story of Col. Joe Kittinger who risked his life testing pressure suits for astronauts in 1960. (November 8, 2011, Page 4)

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              Let’s break some voting records tomorrow

              Will the local voting turnout Tuesday be like it was four years ago in the General Election – a disappointing 41 percent? Or will it be more like eight years ago when some 60 percent of registered voters cast ballots? Editor Don Whitten urges everyone to do their part by voting tomorrow. (November 7, 2011, Page 4A)

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                Letters to the Editor

                Jim Propes writes to ask voters to consider several issues about Proposition 26 that he hasn’t seen brought up by either proponents or opponents of the initiative. (November 7, 2011, Page 4A)

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                  Feeling Frodo and Sam’s burden

                  Recent newlywed and Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks knows a bit better the plight of Frodo and Samwise from the “Lord of the Rings” as he’s had problems with a wedding band that’s a bit too large. He relates some of his recent scares in keeping up with his “precious.” (November 4, 2011, Page 4A)

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                    Letters to the Editor

                    Lena L. Ward writes to comment on the three initiatives Mississippi voters will see on the ballot next week, Dr. Doug Sanford writes to ask “if not at conception, then when?” and Martha Howorth writes to say that Proposition 26 is not a simple issue in a world that is not the best of worlds. (November 4, 2011, Page 4A)

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