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Dealing with heat is serious business

Editor Don Whitten has gotten a lot of feedback about a recent column where he suggested we’re too accustomed to air conditioning, and he takes a look at some of those comments as he talks about dealing with the unusually hot June days we’re experiencing. (June 16, 2010, Page 4)

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    Deer control plan reviewed

    A plan to curb the growing population of deer inside the city limits of Oxford was officially unveiled Monday at a public hearing at the Oxford Convention Center. (June 15, 2010, Page 1)

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      No tax hike needed to fund Oxford School District budget

      Oxford residents will not be hit with a tax increase to fund city schools. At a public hearing Monday on the proposed budget for the next school year, the board discussed the possibility of what sort of revenue the district could generate if a 4 percent tax hike was approved. But the board was adamant about not raising taxes. (June 15, 2010, Page 2)

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        Education briefs

        • Nolan Webb is the recipient of the 2010 Lafayette County Cattleman’s Association Scholarship.
        • Kathryn Howorth graduated from Tulane University.
        • Luke McCullough receive forestry scholarship.
        • Families sought for exchange students
        • GED testing offered at NWCC
        • 40th OHS Charger football reunion set
        • OHS 1084 reunion set for this weekend
        • Local students make NWCC honor lists
        • NWCC votes for tuition increase
        • LMS announces honor rolls
        • Blake Chandler, Abigail Chandler, Bradley Shields and Hayden Young named to dean’s list at Harding University.
        • Chelsea N. Peters named to Rhodes honor roll.
        • Katherine Lewis graduated from New York University.

         (June 15, 2010, Page 5)

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          First Lady writes OHS Class of 2010

          First Lady Michelle Obama wished the Oxford High School Class of 2010 well in a letter addressed to recent graduate Cathy Chen after Chen launched an effort to invite the president and Mrs. Obama to the school to speak to the graduating class. (June 15, 2010, Page 5)

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            St. John’s OK’d for education building

            St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church got the green light by the Oxford Planning Commission to build a new, two-story, 10,000 square-foot education building behind the church’s sanctuary. (June 15, 2010, Page 1)

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              Local columnist Jimmy Reed pays tribute to his father, who weathered the toughness of the Depression to make a living for his family, and relates a recent visit to his father’s grave. (June 15, 2010, Page 4)

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                Water line break soaks Square

                A rupture Saturday afternoon in the main water line on the Square closed up or slowed down business for restaurants along South Lamar Boulevard and on the Square for the evening. (June 14, 2010, Page 1)

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                  Local players get parts in “Royal Season”

                  Local actors graced the stage during opening weekend of the Oxford Shakespeare Festival at the University of Mississippi. Opening the festival was the “Merry Wives of Windsor.” Also playing this year is “Hamlet,” and “King and I.” (June 14, 2010, Page 1, 2)

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                    Faulkner items to be auctioned

                    A rare auction of William Faulkner’s works on June 22 at Christie’s, the fine arts auction house in New York, will offer a large collection of the Nobel-prize winning author’s books and manuscripts. (June 14, 2010, Page 3)

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