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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Jimmy Reed

Letters to the Editor

Dr. Ward D. Harder writes to complement Oxford and Ole Miss on its hospitality last weekend and to warn about a ticket scammer, Jeff Justis writes to take issue with a recent Jimmy Reed column and ask who’s to blame, and Paul A. Callens writes to urge all to learn more about mental illnesses and mental health during Mental Illness Awareness Week. (October 8, 2014, Page 4A)

Happy Mother’s Day, Mom

Northwest Mississippi Community College student Parke Wales, writing an essay for local columnist Jimmy Reed’s class, takes a look at how and when his view of his mother became much deeper and more loving as he wishes her a happy Mother’s Day. (May 6, 2014, Page 4)

Thank a veteran today – and every other day, too

We’re losing our veterans at a fast rate because of age, but that shouldn’t mean that we don’t honor the ones still with us and those serving today on Veterans Day. Editor Don Whitten takes a closer look at the special holiday and what it means to him. (November 11, 2011, Page 4A)

Letters to the Editor

Members of the Lafayette County DFCS write to thank those contributors who helped make Christmas Wish 2010 a big success, while Jeff Justis writes to question the meaning of a recent column by Jimmy Reed. (January 18, 2011, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Chris and Dinorah Sapp write to take issue with a recent column by Jimmy Reed, questioning Reed’s facts and statements. (July 22, 2010, Page 4A)

Letters to the Editor

Jeff Justis writes to say that all Americans are still Americans regardless of their viewpoint, and points out that rhetoric in commentary and conversation can incite passions that put our country at risk. (June 30, 2010, Page 4)

Love

Columnist Jimmy Reed looks into the wide range of definitions for “love,” and comes away with a variety of answers. (February 9, 2010, Page 4)

A grandfather’s message, condensed

OPINION — Local columnist Jimmy Reed asks, what message should he convey to his newest grandchild, born today? It boils down to two words: “Be yourself.”  (January 5, 2010, Page 4)

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