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Getting prepared for the start of school

Some educators suggest that parents and students begin practicing for the start of school to that the school year begins on a positive note. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at some options to consider with those first school days not far away. (July 31, 2014, Page 4)

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    How about a few watermelon tidbits?

    A poll on watermelons? Yes, there’s one. Editor Don Whitten, with the annual Watermelon Carnival coming up this weekend in Water Valley, takes a look at the results. (July 30, 2014, Page 4)

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      Reading assignment for members of Congress

      Local columnist T.J. Ray writes a letter to members of the Mississippi Congressional delegation urging them to read a couple of books by Saul Alinsky to see if they’re following any of the guidelines Alinsky wrote about. (July 30, 2014, Page 4)

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        A Little Free Library on every corner

        Staff writer Jerra Scott takes a closer look at the Little Free Library idea after seeing one in Taylor. (July 29, 2014, Page 4A)

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          Don’t Never Listen To Women

          Local columnist Jimmy Reed recalls a confrontation with a kitten sparked by his daughters’ requests to save the animal. (July 29, 2014, Page 4A)

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            It’s time for school — computer school

            It’s almost time for school. For students. And adults — for computer training and info  — if they have a child in grades 7-12 in the Oxford School District. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at the classes for parents students who will be getting MacBook Air computers to use during the upcoming school year. (July 28, 2014, Page 4)

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              FYI, it’s time for FYI

              Oxford EAGLE Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks, the main force behind the annual FYI magazine that’s in today’s paper, takes a look at all of the things one can find in the information-filled publication about the Lafayette-Oxford-University community. (July 25, 2014, Page 4A)

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                Your Turn: Grant or not, we need the City Market

                Shannon Adams writes, in “Your Turn,” about the importance of the Oxford City Market to local farmers, local developing businesses and the community as a whole, and calls for a move to keep the market held on the west side of town alive even though the federal grant that helped start it expires later this year. (July 25, 2014, Page 4A)

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                  Future exciting for your Oxford EAGLE

                  Publisher Tim Phillips takes a look at lots of the exciting changes going on with The Oxford EAGLE, including more local features, a new look at the EAGLE offices and the September start of a Sunday morning EAGLE. (July 24, 2014, Page 4)

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                    Your Turn: Tree time

                    Cowan Hunter writes a column for “Your Turn,” informing citizens about an exciting program set for Saturday that will help with information about trees and severe weather, the “edible” forest and tips for tree care and protection. (July 24, 2014, Page 4)

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