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Fraud Prevention Workshop set Sept. 4

A Senior Fraud Prevention Workshop will be held next month to make the elderly aware of how to protect their finances against instances such as identity theft and scams. A list of speakers will present their knowledge to the group as well. (August 27, 2014, Page 3)

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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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          Celebrating Women’s Equality Day

          Did you realize Tuesday was Women’s Equality Day? Editor Don Whitten takes a look at a survey comparing treatment and opportunity differences between women and men and how Mississippi ranks nationally. (August 27, 2014, Page 4)

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            Helping our retirees

            “Our View” takes a look at budget needs of the Leisure Lifestyle program that could require senior citizens to contribute monthly, and calls for local leaders to step up to help the growing retiree population that brings so much to the community. (August 27, 2014, Page 4)

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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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                    New Walker Electric home approved

                    The Lafayette County Planning Commission approved plans for Walker Electric’s new building that will be located just behind its current location off Highway 7. MDOT purchased the current location as the land was needed for the future widening of Highway 7. (August 26, 2014, Page 2)

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