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Barbara J. Smith writes on behalf of the Oxford Pantry to thank all of its volunteers in the month of December and to remind the community about the upcoming Empty Bowls fundraiser. (January 13, 2012, Page 4A)

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    Animal abuse must stop now

    Two more dog killings were reported in the last week or so, continuing a recent trend of local animal abuse. Staff writer Melanie Addington takes on the issue, sharing heartbreaking stories and information that will hopefully help bring an end to the problem. (January 12, 2012, Page 4)

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      Letters to the Editor

      Melvin S. Arrington Jr. writes to point out that history does repeat itself, noting all of the similarities between Alabama’s 21-0 rematch win over LSU earlier this week and Ole Miss’ 21-0 rematch win over the Tigers in the 1960 Sugar Bowl. (January 12, 2012, Page 4)

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        Ready to run in, or help with, Run for Hope?

        The third annual Run for Hope Half Marathon and 5-K is only about six weeks away, and Editor Don Whitten writes to encourage runners in the community and area to register and volunteers to sign up to help with the popular winter event that raises funds for the Camp for Children and Youth with Diabetes at Camp Hopewell. (January 11, 2012, Page 4)

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          Alison Wilkes writes to thank the deer hunter whose recent kill was turned into a blessing for several families and to note that others in the community have been generous as well. (January 11, 2012, Page 4)

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            Ablation!

            Local columnist Jimmy Reed takes a look at some of God’s creations (good food, fish, salads, et cetera) and Satan’s responses (sugary snacks, pastries, salad dressing, et cetera) after a recent visit to his doctor discussing another of God’s wonderful creations – doctors who can perform ablation. (January 10, 2012, Page 4)

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              Getting into the store is often half the challenge

              Local columnist T.J. Ray writes about a pre-Christmas shopping trip, pointing out problems that some folks seem to have with reading handicap parking signs, driving with cell phones to their ears and getting in the wrong lines to check out. (January 10, 2012, Page 4)

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                Talking with, for active puppy enlightening

                The Oxford EAGLE editor Don Whitten had long been a cat person, until switching over to the other side recently. Whitten discusses his dealings with the family canine Tebow — a chocolate lab-mix, and how he just might be able to fully communicate with and for the pup now. (January 9, 2012, Page 4)

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                  Learning more about caucuses, primaries

                  Iowa just had its Republican caucuses, while New Hampshire holds a primary next week. What’s the difference? Editor Don Whitten takes a closer look at the process states go through to allocate delegates for candidates at the national conventions, including how things are done in Mississippi. (January 6, 2012, Page 4A)

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                    Preston Ray Garrett writes about state Sen. Gray Tollison’s switch from the Democratic to the Republican party, and says it’s time for lots of politicians and citizens to take a look at their personal beliefs and current party affiliations. (January 6, 2012, Page 4A)

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