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Saturday, December 20, 2014

More than a Meal

Letters to the Editor

Sunny Young writes about the Oxford School District’s Good Food for Oxford Schools program and all who make it possible, while Jessica Perkins writes to point out the churches, groups and individuals who make the weekly More Than a Meal program a success. (October 15, 2014, Page 4A)

Letters to the Editor

Fr. Joe Tonos writes to remind the community of two opportunities to take part in and help with Thanksgiving dinners next week, while Port Kaigler reminds everyone that it’s time again for the Oxford-Ole Miss Rotary Club and Interfaith Compassion Ministry to kick off The Christmas Store season. (November 21, 2013, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Jessica Perkins, on behalf of the board of More Than A Meal, writes about how the LOU community opens itself up to help those in the community in need through programs such as the weekly More Than A Meal. (November 14, 2013, Page 4)

Yes, we like our charity events around here

Mississippians are known for giving, and those in the Lafayette-Oxford-University community must be among the best in the Magnolia State at that. Editor Don Whitten takes a closer look at some of the popular local charity events after helping count votes for Best of Oxford. (April 16, 2012, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Kelly Shannon of Volunteer Oxford writes to point out the local contributions for the 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance and show how that helps strengthen the community, while Terry JW Buffington writes to thank those in the community for supporting efforts to re-establish a new shelter for families who are victims of domestic violence. (September 29, 2011, Page 4)

Making new memories of 9/11

Sept. 11, 2011, will go down as one of those iconic days that no one forgets. Assistant News Editor Jeff Eubanks remembers where he was and his thoughts of that day, and then encourages us to get involved with this Sunday’s Day of Service and Remembrance to create new, positive memories of 9/11. (September 9, 2011, Page 4A)

Pike Powder Puff scores big for charities

The Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity, along with the nine sororities on the University of Mississippi campus, recently held the first annual Pike Powder Puff philanthropy event. The event raised $25,000 for three charities — Feed The Hunger, More Than A Meal and Love For Life. (March 4, 2011, Page 3A)

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