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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Jeanette Phillips

Separate but unequal

Newell School, the last standing one-room school house in Lafayette County, was recently restored and an open house is planned for Sunday. (September 27, 2013, Page 1B, 2B)

Black one-room Newell School ‘will never die’

Publisher Emeritus Jesse P. Phillips writes about the Newell School, the last one-room black school house still standing in Lafayette County, and the efforts to restore it and save its story and history. (September 27, 2013, Page 4A)

Some early history of the Oxford School District

Oxford EAGLE Publisher Emeritus Jesse P. Phillips writes to relate some of the history of the local school district, including its separation from the University of Mississippi and local integration as he urges local residents to continue working for local students by voting for the upcoming bond issue. (September 16, 2010, Page 4)

Oxford Eagle First National Bank