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Friday, December 19, 2014

Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce

Smoke-free advocates push no smoking legisation

The Partnership for a Healthy Mississippi, along with representatives from other smoke-free advocate groups met last week to try to spread the word and gain support for a second-hand smoke-free legislation being presented at this year’s Legislative session. (February 13, 2012, Page 1A)

EDF nurtures business

The Oxford Lafayette County Economic Development Foundation helps bring jobs to the area by marketing Oxford to big businesses and industries as well as support and help existing businesses stay successful. (October 3, 2011, Page 1A)

Toyota restarts its engine

After a two-year delay caused by the international economic slowdown, Toyota Motor Corp. announced today it’s now planning to open its $1.3 billion Blue Springs assembly plant in the fall of 2011. (June 17, 2010, Page 1)

State lawmakers face challenge

OPINION – Our local contingent of state lawmakers listened to constituents all the way up to leaving for Jackson today to get set for Tuesday’s official opening of the 2010 Regular Session of the Mississippi Legislature. They’ll take what they’ve read and heard over the holidays and add in a few more things gathered at this morning’s “Eggs and Issues” breakfast hosted by the Chamber of Commerce and Economic Development Foundation and, hopefully, be ready to go when they join their fellow representatives and senators in Jackson. (January 4, 2010, Page 4A)

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