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City schools select architect to build new high school

Eley Guild Hardy Architects will be the official firm to build the new $31 million Oxford High School after the Oxford School Board approved them on Monday. A more official contract will be approved at the next meeting once fees are negotiated. (December 7, 2010, Page 5)

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    Songwriters unite for end of fall series

    Oxford Songwriters Association will host a special Troubadour Lounge at 9 tonight at Proud Larry’s to close out the fall season. Among the guest musicians are Jimmy Phillips, Mark Adamec, Kelly Norris, Katie Dintelman, Mark Van Boening, Moon Pie Curtis, David Shirley and Donovan McCain. (December 7, 2010, Page 3)

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      ACLU cases to be discussed tonight

      The Mississippi American Civil Liberties Union and Progressive Women of Lafayette County will present a talk on “Making Mississippi a kinder place” tonight at 5:30 in the Powerhouse Community Arts Center. (December 7, 2010, Page 3)

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        Education briefs

        • BES names Citizens of the Month
        • Chili for the Soul fundraiser set
        • LMS sets exam schedule
        • Patterson graduates
        • Walking Wednesdays Continues
        • OMS Chorus fundraiser underway
        • Grants available for school
        • Swindoll enters MSU Alumni Association
        • Venture Online hosts launch party for UM students
        • Lafayette Science Fair Winners

         (December 7, 2010, Page 6)

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          Thankfulness

          The Christmas holidays are a time, if there is any during the year, when we need to be thankful for all we have in our country. Local columnist Jimmy Reed points out that today’s date (the bombing of Pearl Harbor and the U.S. entrance into World War II) and Christmas mark notable times in our country’s history and in it becoming the nation it is today, and urges all of us to keep an attitude of thankfulness. (December 7, 2010, Page 4)

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            Letters to the Editor

            A.B. Wilson writes to relate a disturbing incident that happened in connection with the recent Ole Miss-Mississippi State football game, while Nell Green writes to explain some of the policies and practices required when holding a local election. (December 7, 2010, Page 4)

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              Red Cross asks community’s help to help others

              The local chapter of the American Red Cross is asking community members to “adopt” a fire family for $1,200 which will cover shelter, clothing and food for one family of four for a few days during its Friends of Fire Families campaign that runs through January.

              The Lafayette County-based Red Cross chapter recently lost national funding to help families who are burned out of their homes. For more information on the program or to donate money, call 236-1282. (December 6, 2010, Page 3A)

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                Sunday alcohol sales resurface

                The Board of Aldermen will consider two Sunday alcohol sales issues on Tuesday after a year of discussions, denied requests from the Oxford Restaurant Association and an Alcohol Task Force that found more than half of Oxford residents in favor of sales. (December 6, 2010, Page 1A)

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                  Be careful, safe when decorating for Christmas

                  Are your doors and windows decorated. What about outside lights or inflatable snowmen or Santas? Editor Don Whitten gives an update on the Christmas decorating at his house and offers some hints and guidelines to follow to help make this time of the year safe and enjoyable. (December 6, 2010, Page 4A)

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                    Burned bowling alley structure demolished

                    While The Lanes bowling alley has been released to an insurance company by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the investigation into what caused the massive blaze that destroyed Oxford’s bowling alley continues.

                    The shell of what remained of the fire that destroyed the 50-year-old building was demolished last week. (December 3, 2010, Page 1A)

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