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Lisa Ludwig, a recent visitor to Oxford during the latest snowstorm, writes to talk about Southern charm and hospitality the community offered her group. (February 17, 2011, Page 4)

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    Qualifying Candidates

    The following people have qualified to run in the 2011 Lafayette County local and state elections. Incumbents are denoted with an (i).

    (more…) (February 16, 2011)

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      Oxford School District loses its tax ID number

      Due to an IRS error, Oxford School District employees must wait to e-file their taxes until the district can receive a new tax ID number. (February 16, 2011, Page 2)

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        Art sampler set tonight

        Interactions, a free art sampler, is set for tonight from 7-9 at the Powerhouse Community Arts center. For more information, visit www.oxfordarts.com(February 16, 2011, Page 3)

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          Hospital project inches forward

          After 18 months of negotiations, the $300 million new facility is moving forward as the City of Oxford and Lafayette County officials are hammering out details of the memorandum of understanding and then the contract with Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi representatives. (February 16, 2011, Page 1)

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            Local firefighters given Valor Award for heroic efforts

            Several Oxford firefighters were awarded for their valor and heroic efforts during a deadly fire in January where two woman lost their lives. The award was given to the firefighters on Friday in Jackson at the annual Mississippi Firefighters Memorial Burn Association banquet. (February 16, 2011, Page 1)

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              Toy sparks memories of spit balls, paper footballs

              A gun that shoots paper wads – easily made into “spit balls” – 100 feet? Wow. All most folks have for spit ball fights are straws and pens with the ink cartridge taken out. Editor Don Whitten’s look at this newest toy coming out sparked memories of days in grammar school and junior high where spit balls and paper footballs were part of a regular day for young boys. (February 16, 2011, Page 4)

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                Dead geese found outside Oxford

                The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks are investigating the illegal dumping of dead geese on Old Sardis Road. (February 15, 2011, Page 2)

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                  New animal shelter opens today

                  The Oxford-Lafayette County Humane Society is opening the doors to its new 4,000-square-foot shelter today after spending the past three days toting the animals to their new home. (February 15, 2011, Page 1)

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                    Time to shake ‘em on down

                    The 16th annual Double Decker Arts Festival is shaping up to be one to remember. Festival organizers are putting together an all-star lineup of both musical acts and art vendors. Recently is was announced that one of Mississippi’s own, the North Mississippi Allstars, will be headlining Saturday night’s music festival. A full lineup is expected to be announced within the next two weeks. (February 15, 2011, Page 1)

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