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Oxford girl wins art contest

Grace Berry, 8, won first place in the Mississippi Public Broadcasting 2011 Holiday Card art contest. Her artwork is featured on this year’s holiday card that’s being sent from MPB to its members and other agencies. (December 23, 2011, Page 1A)

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    The most important birthday of all

    What kind of cake are you having for Christmas on Sunday? It’s the birthday of Jesus and Editor Don Whitten writes about how his families always have cake to celebrate birthdays. That and more Christmas memories and traditions are the subject of Whitten’s last column before the big day. (December 23, 2011, Page 4A)

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      DIY projects needed for Big Event

      The University of Mississippi Big Event committee is looking for projects from the community as a way for students to say “thank you” to Oxford and Lafayette County for allowing them to call the LOU community their home for a few years. Ideas can be submitted by picking up applications at the Student Union, Room 402, area churches, or at  City Hall or by emailing at bigevent@olemiss.edu. (December 22, 2011, Page 1)

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        Curb-cut plan presented to city

        The Oxford Board of Aldermen approved the city’s new curb ramp transition plan on Tuesday as part of the larger Americans with Disabilities Act transition plan for the city. (December 22, 2011, Page 2)

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          Work to begin soon on approved city projects

          Two long-awaited projects were green lighted Tuesday by the Oxford Board of Aldermen. The Burns Belfry Church and Oxford University Transit maintenance facility both were approved to begin the bid process. (December 22, 2011, Page 1)

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            In the midst of a remarkable revival

            News Editor Jonathan Scott takes a look back at some highlights of the past 14 months, noting the decisions made in the Lafayette-Oxford-University community in late 2010 and 2011 will reverberate for years. Scott ties it all together to show what outsiders are learning about the community – it’s a pretty good place to live and work. (December 22, 2011, Page 4)

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              Belle, the beagle, a model to follow in 2012

              Fanatics and risk-takers have a special place in local columnist Deidra Jackson’s mind and heart, and she points to Belle, the beagle, as one who followed her instincts and enjoyed a brief shot at the good life that she’s probably never forget. Jackson writes that all of us might consider imitating Belle a bit in 2012. (December 22, 2011, Page 4)

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                Shopping procrastinators still have options

                Do you have all your Christmas shopping done? That’s a question that many of us fear this time of year, but EAGLE Editor Don Whitten lets us know that there is still time and plenty available to get something special for those on your Christmas list this year. (December 21, 2011, Page 4)

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                  Readyman badge helped scout save younger brother

                  Boy Scout Chase Freeman was able to use the skills he learned while studying for his Readyman Badge as a Cub Scout earlier this year when he performed the Heimlick maneuver on his younger brother who was choking on candy. (December 21, 2011, Page 3)

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                    13-year-old Oxford boy earns Eagle Scout rank

                    John Hale Houston was awarded with the Eagle Scout rank last week after earning 112 merit badges and completing not one, but two, service projects. Houston, 13, is a Boy Scout with Oxford Troop 45. (December 21, 2011, Page 1)

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