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Monday, May 25, 2015

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Have we become a network of strangers?

Local columnist T.J. Ray asks readers to take part in a “test” as he looks into neighborhoods and neighbors and how they’ve changed over the years. (May 8, 2015, Page 4A)

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    Picking the winner or helping narrow the field to two

    It’s less than a week before the special election to find a successor to the late Alan Nunnelee as the 1st District U.S. representative, and The EAGLE offers some assistance today by giving short bios and stances on issues for all 13 candidates who will be on the May 12 ballot. (May 7, 2015, Page 4)

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      Letters to the Editor

      Anne Steel writes to say she was flabbergasted and dismayed after hearing about Oxford Middle School English teacher Dr. Arleen Dowd’s reassignment to teaching social studies. (May 7, 2015, Page 4)

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        Wishing graduates all the best as next challenge begins

        Some of the numbers facing this Saturday’s graduates at the University of Mississippi could be a bit daunting, but we feel confident that they will respond to the challenges they face as they enter the workforce. (May 6, 2015, Page 4A)

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          $30,000 is a challenge to reach $185,000

          Former Oxford EAGLE Publisher Jesse P. Phillips looks back at one of the best investments the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Foundation made 25 years ago when it spent the equivalent of a year’s budget for economic development on bringing in an expert who helped formulate a plan that continues to pay dividends. (May 6, 2015, Page 4A)

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            Variety is the spice of life

            Two more candidates joined the race for the Republican Party’s presidential nominee for the 2016 election, and those two added a bit of diversity. We think it will be an interesting summer and fall as this mixed bag of GOP candidates try to gain a foothold inside their party and with non-committed voters. (May 5, 2015, Page 4)

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              Finals are here, but tests are never done

              Ole Miss students are taking final exams this week and many will be graduating this weekend. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at what lies ahead for graduates and how testing never really ends. (May 4, 2015, Page 4)

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                Parenting sometimes requires tough love

                Toya Graham has gotten a lot of publicity for pulling her teenage son out of a protest in Baltimore. We feel she deserves all of the credit she’s getting and hope that it shows tough love still has a place in parenting. (May 4, 2015, Page 4)

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                  When will we ever learn?

                  The rioting, rallying and protesting in Baltimore over the death of Freddie Gray has continued, and brings to mind the actions in Ferguson, Missouri, last year and the actions at the University of Mississippi more than 50 years ago. Publisher Tim Phillips notes that it will be, as it was here, a long process of healing in Missouri and Maryland, and wonders why we can’t all get along as well as learn from the past. (May 3, 2015, Page 4A)

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                    Housing, like other issues, will require community effort

                    There are housing issues in Oxford and Lafayette County, both with purchasing and renting, and it’s something that will take a concerted effort of our leaders, our citizens and ourselves to solve. (May 3, 2015, Page 4A)

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