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Thursday, August 21, 2014

Rick Cleveland

CLEVELAND: High School football special in Mississippi

The ritual that is Mississippi high school football begins again this week. It begins in the heat and humidity of August and extends to the usually chilly, first weekend in December. It is a roller-coaster of passion and pageantry that unites communities and has produced an inordinate share of the game’s greatest players. (August 20, 2014, Page 6A)

CLEVELAND: Chism travels far to be Mississippi’s lone Ivy League football player

Rick Cleveland writes about William Chism, who will be the lone Mississippian playing Ivy Leage football this fall, in his weekly column (August 13, 2014, Page 6A)

CLEVELAND: Mississippi makes its mark at Pro Football HOF induction ceremony

CANTON, Ohio — Pro Football Hall of Fame Induction Weekend here had crooked letters — in the form of Mississippi — written all over it.

 (August 6, 2014, Page 6)

CLEVELAND: Hard work drives Mississippi athletes

Rick Cleveland takes a look at the contributions small towns in Mississippi have made when it comes to athletics in his weekly column. (July 30, 2014, Page 6)

UM hosts 18th Annual Conference for the Book this weekend

OXFORD TOWN – Oxford’s 18th Annual Conference for the Book begins today (Thursday, March 24) on the Ole Miss campus featuring Karen Russell (pictured) and many other renowned authors. The conference collaborates with Thacker Mountain Radio at Off Square Books tonight and lasts through Saturday, March 26. Pages 9 and 11 in this week’s issue of Oxford town has participating author photos and more information about the conference. (March 24, 2011, Page 9, 11)

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