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Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Johnny Sowell

Building codes safeguard county residents

Publisher Tim Phillips takes a look at the building codes passed by the Lafayette County Board of Supervisors and what they can do to help with growth outside the city limits and how they can protect homebuyers. (December 14, 2014, Page 4A)

Planners: No fence needed for gun range

Despite being instructed by the Lafayette County Board of Supervisors to discuss and recommend a fence around a proposed commercial shooting range, the majority of members on the Planning Commission voted against forcing the owners to put up a costly fence during their regular meeting Monday night. (August 27, 2013, Page 1, 2)

Can you hear me now, Harmontown?

Folks living on the northwestern most corner of Lafayette County, far on the other side of Sardis Lake, may soon hear their neighbors in Oxford and other parts of the world much clearer on their cellphones, thanks to the Lafayette County Planning Commission approving two new cellphone towers of Highway 310. (November 27, 2012, Page 1)

District 5 planning commissioner steps down

Lafayette County Planning Commissioner Johnny Clemmons’ desire to spend more time with family and work has led him to step down as the District 5 representative. (March 23, 2010, Page 2)

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