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Legislators need to work this conflict out

There’s a new “R” word being thrown around that has folks up in arms – “redistricting.” State legislators cannot agree on new district lines for the state House and Senate, and now it appears some members of the House will be joining a lawsuit that could involve the Senate. Editor Don Whitten notes that legislators need to work this one out – and soon – or voters will take care of the problem in one or two upcoming elections. (March 23, 2011, Page 4)

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    Rumors, concerns about hospital, possible site

    Local columnist T.J. Ray takes a closer look at the hospital relocation issue, commenting on rumors as well as public statements made about possible sites and options. (March 23, 2011, Page 4)

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      Miss. bar drops Scruggs’ complaint against attorney

      The Mississippi Bar has dismissed a complaint filed against attorney Tony Farese by one of his former clients — Zach Scruggs, who was one of several local attorneys who served time in prison for their rolls in a judicial bribery attempt. (March 22, 2011, Page 2)

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        Think before you burn

        With warmer temperatures and light breezes, burning leaves and lawn debris can get out of hand quickly. However, the U.S. Forestry and Mississippi Forestry Commission have been burning hundreds of acres over the last week in an attempt to keep wildfires at bay. (March 22, 2011, Page 1)

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          Hospital talks continue

          The city, county and hospital met behind closed doors on Monday to discuss how the Baptist Memorial Hospital Care Corp. selects the best site for a new hospital. The city and county also discussed concerns with the memorandum of understanding. (March 22, 2011, Page 1)

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            Taking a leap back in time

            Votes for Prom king and queen for the Leap Frog 1950′s themed prom are now being accepted at www.theleapfrogprogram.org. Tickets can also be purchased for the April 1 event for $25 or $40 per couple. (March 22, 2011, Page 3)

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              Education briefs

              • OSD Science Fair results announced
              • UM athletes give back to community
              • Gunter receives ICC scholarship
              • OMS Idol held this evening
              • Rock-the-bus set for this evening
              • OUS golf tournament set Friday
              • Locals compete at ICC
              • Sisk competes at ICC

               (March 22, 2011, Page 6)

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                Oxford High School principal juggles present, future

                Third in a series following the first year of Oxford High School Principal Mike Martin where Martin shares the work put into planning for the new school and working with students and improving discipline. (March 22, 2011, Page 6)

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                  Seasoned With Salt

                  Being politically correct, local columnist Jimmy Reed readily admits, is not one of his strong points. He goes to to point out that there are times when it’s just not reasonable and practical – when being direct is what’s called for in communication. (March 22, 2011, Page 4)

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                    Letters to the Editor

                    Sam W. Cameron of the Mississippi Hospital Association writes to assure readers of the commitment of Baptist Memorial Health Care to the Oxford and North Mississippi area as it goes through the process of deciding about a location for a new hospital. (March 22, 2011, Page 4)

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