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Tax assessor retires after 38 years

A retirement reception was held Thursday for Lafayette County Tax Assessor/Collector Martha Thornton who has worked in the Tax Assessor/Collector’s Office for 26 years prior to being elected as tax assessor/collector 12 years ago. (December 16, 2011, Page 1A)

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    New TV program may air from Oxford

    Oxford Tourism Council granted community grant funds to several events including a new Austin City Limits type TV show to be developed in Oxford. (December 16, 2011, Page 1A)

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      Belle the beagle back home for holidays

      Kelly Shannon and her dog Boudreaux went through quite the ordeal when their beloved Belle the Beagle disappeared for three days earlier this week. But the story has a happy ending. (December 16, 2011, Page 3A)

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        To sex ed or not to sex ed

        Results are in from a Center for Mississippi Policy survey of parents across Mississippi about sex education in the schools, and Staff Writer Melanie Addington takes a look at the results and other things to consider as the local schools prepare to pick a program to implement. (December 16, 2011, Page 4A)

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          Medicare cutbacks may be painful

          At least one local physician has opted out of Medicare and medical officials are concerned more will follow if Congress doesn’t use a  ”quick fix” to lower cuts on reimbursement payments. (December 15, 2011, Page 1)

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            ‘A dollar a day, three hots and a flop’

            The Civilian Conservation Corps was a helpful program in its day, and local columnist T.J. Ray wonders if we might not need – in light of how people are dealing with needs and have feelings of entitlement – to try something like that again. (December 15, 2011, Page 4)

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              Jury awards $350,000 in assault lawsuit

              A jury awarded an Oxford man $350,000 in damages for injuries he claims he suffered after another man punched him in the face several times in July 2009. (December 14, 2011, Page 2)

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                Report reveals where money goes

                The Secretary of State’s Office recently released its annual Charity Report which shows how much of a charity’s revenue goes toward the stated purpose and how much goes to administrative and fundraising costs. (December 14, 2011, Page 1)

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                  Education, creativity can lift economy

                  Mississippi Economic Council reported the economic priorities and goals for the state as part of its Mississippi Blueprint program on Tuesday at the Johnson Commons at Ole Miss. (December 14, 2011, Page 1)

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                    Always popular Santa letters coming Friday

                    Probably the most popular issue of The Oxford EAGLE – the Seasons Greetings section featuring Letters to Santa – is coming out this Friday. Editor Don Whitten, who’s been typing in the letters from local youngsters along with other staff members, takes a look at some of the info you can gather from the special notes. (December 14, 2011, Page 4)

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