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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Jimmy Allgood

Heat hits area

Two months after the official arrival of summer, the Lafayette County area is finally getting hit with the kind of hot weather that typically arrives in early July. Residents are urged to take precautions to protect themselves from what could be dangerously high temperatures. (August 21, 2014, Page 1)

City prepares for disaster

The city of Oxford will be a closed Point of Dispensing where city workers will receive necessary medications in case of an epidemic or biological terrorism attack. (May 21, 2014, Page 1)

Strong winds loom

Severe thunderstorms are possible this afternoon when a cold and warm front collide. (February 20, 2014, Page 1)

More snow, ice expected tonight

Roads in Oxford and Lafayette County aren’t expected to clear up a whole lot during the next 24 hours, and local and state officials are recommending drivers stay off area roads if possible. (more…) (February 11, 2014, Page 1)

Prepare for bitter cold Monday

Officials urge residents to take precautions in the upcoming days as record cold temperatures hit Oxford Sunday through Tuesday with Monday expected to get down to the single digits. (January 3, 2014, Page 1A, 5A)

LOU messy, but not bad after storm

No major damage was reported in Oxford and Lafayette County after Saturday’s storm. (December 23, 2013, Page 1)

Letters to the Editor

Oxford Chief of Police Joey East writes to thank all of the sponsors who helped the OPD put on its open house  earlier this month as well as the members of the community who turned out for the event. (October 25, 2013, Page 4A)

Taking steps to avoid a mess

City, UM scramble to keep shuttles, motorists moving for Saturday’s football game against the LSU Tigers. (October 18, 2013, Page 1A, 3A)

Earthquake drill set Thursday

Area emergency management officials are encouraging groups, businesses, schools and individuals to participate in Thursday’s earthquake drill, “2013 Central U.S. ShakeOut” and practice three easy steps — drop, cover and hold on. (October 16, 2013, Page 3)

So we weren’t ready for big crowds

The city of Oxford continue to evaluate game day parking and traffic issues following Saturday’s home game against Texas A&M. Cars were stuck in traffic for two hours or more following the game. (October 14, 2013, Page 1A, 7A)

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