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Sunday, March 29, 2015

Mahmoud Elsohly

Sunday Focus – Legal pot effort sprouts

Supporters of an initiative to legalize marijuana in Mississippi are gathering signatures here and around the state to put the issue before the voters. (January 18, 2015, Page 1A)

Taylor’s Oil – Part 2

This is the second of a two-part series examining whether a new Mississippi law could lead to experimental marijuana cannabis oil treatment for children plagued with seizure disorders. Today’s installment takes a look at the role Ole Miss played in the legislation that was approved this year. (December 1, 2014, Page 1)

Red Cross asks community’s help to help others

The local chapter of the American Red Cross is asking community members to “adopt” a fire family for $1,200 which will cover shelter, clothing and food for one family of four for a few days during its Friends of Fire Families campaign that runs through January.

The Lafayette County-based Red Cross chapter recently lost national funding to help families who are burned out of their homes. For more information on the program or to donate money, call 236-1282. (December 6, 2010, Page 3A)

The Highlands, A Private Lake Community Oxford Commons