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Pen pals for almost 50 years meet for first time »

  Oxford resident Marianna Ochs and Pauline Dick, of New Zealand, have been pen pals for almost 50 years. This month, they met in person for the first time. (September 21, 2014, Page C1)

Pen pals of almost 50 years meet for first time »

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wzpE6o5Q_PY Oxford resident Marianna Ochs and Pauline Dick, of New Zealand, have been pen pals for almost 50 years. This month, they met in person for the first time. (September 21, 2014, Page C1)

On the edge »

More people in our community are one the edge of being homeless. As a result, several agencies in town are scrambling to help those in need of a home. (September 21, 2014, Page 1A)

Workshop a first step to homeownership »

LOU-HOME will host a free workshop from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library for those thinking about owning a home. (September 21, 2014, Page 1A)

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Arts & Entertainment

‘Image Journaling’  class set for Powerhouse

‘Image Journaling’ class set for Powerhouse »

The old adage of every picture tells a story holds true with Constance Pierce’s “Image Journaling: Creative Renewal” class, which is set to begin at the Powerhouse Community Arts Center on Monday (Sept. 29). (more…) (September 18, 2014, Page 6, 7)

Isbell returns to The Lyric

Isbell returns to The Lyric »

Jason Isbell returns to Oxford on Friday night (Sept. 12) for a performance at The Lyric. Cory Branan will open the show and doors open at 8. (more…) (September 11, 2014, Page 5, 6, 7)

Corey Smith set to perform at The Lyric

Corey Smith set to perform at The Lyric »

Country-rock artist Corey Smith will return to The Lyric tonight (Sept. 4) for a performance at 8.  The Adam Ezra Group, who were described as, “If Bruce Springsteen, Dave Matthews, James Taylor, and Jack Johnson had a baby, this would be it,” will open the show. Tickets are $20 and may be purchased at The Lyric Box Office or online at www.thelyricoxford.com. (more…) (September 4, 2014, Page 6, 7)

Thacker Mountain starts fall season at Nutt Auditorium

Thacker Mountain starts fall season at Nutt Auditorium »

Thacker Mountain Radio Hour begins its fall season next Thursday (Sept. 4) at 6 p.m. at a different location than usual. The show will be held at Nutt Auditorium (500 University Ave., across from the Ford Center) and admission is free. Guests for the season premiere will be classical pianist Bruce Levingston, author Karen Abbott and local soul/funk band Silas Reed N’ Da Books. (more…) (August 28, 2014, Page 8, 9)

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Features

Pen pals for almost 50 years meet for first time »

  Oxford resident Marianna Ochs and Pauline Dick, of New Zealand, have been pen pals for almost 50 years. This month, they met in person for the first time. (September 21, 2014, Page C1)

Pen pals of almost 50 years meet for first time »

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wzpE6o5Q_PY Oxford resident Marianna Ochs and Pauline Dick, of New Zealand, have been pen pals for almost 50 years. This month, they met in person for the first time. (September 21, 2014, Page C1)

Technology makes staying in touch easier these days Technology makes staying in touch easier these days »

Oxford resident Marianna Ochs met her long-time pen pal, Pauline Dick from New Zealand for the first time in more than 50 years of writing back and forth to each other. (September 21, 2014, Page 1C, 3C)

Keeping Mississippi safe from the alien children »

Religion columnist Randy Weeks gives Gov. Bryant a strong talking to over Bryant’s treatment of  immigrant children. (September 21, 2014, Page 5C)

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