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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Oxford

Popular site offers window to the world

Guess what’s usually one of the most popular sites in any community. If you said the local public library, you’re correct. Editor Don Whitten takes a look at how the Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library adds to the community. (January 13, 2014, Page 4)

Year in review: Election brings change to city

City elections, which saw incumbent Mayor Pat Patterson and five aldermen re-elected along with two new faces on the city board, highlighted news in The Oxford EAGLE during the second quarter of 2013. This is the second in a four-part series reviewing the top stories of 2013. (December 27, 2013, Page 1A)

Pantry hosts complex, but caring, symphony

Local columnist T.J. Ray takes a closer look at the workings of the local food bank, The Pantry, and urges members of the community to help out in any way they can. (December 18, 2013, Page 4A)

Letters to the Editor

Elizabeth Vaughn writes to say the city’s timing about insurance costs and benefits was not very good and that the announcement was very frustrating to most city employees and their families. (December 18, 2013, Page 4A)

Letters to the Editor

The LOU Giving Tuesday Team writes to thank all of the individuals, groups and organizations that helped make the inaugural Giving Tuesday project a success, while Jessica Perkins writes to thank those who helped More Than A Meal during the Thanksgiving season. (December 6, 2013, Page 4A)

Internet providers should be scrambling to get me

Staff Writer Alyssa Schnugg takes a look at C Spire’s recent competition for communities to get its high-speed Internet connection and suggests that the company should be doing its own work to get customers rather than getting city governments and officials to do it for them. (November 7, 2013, Page 4)

Getting ready for 2014 Run for Hope

It’s never too early to make plans for the annual Run for Hope Half Marathon and 5K. Editor Don Whitten talks with Race Co-Director Lynn Sloan about opportunities for runners, sponsors and volunteers for the race that’s set for Feb. 22. (October 30, 2013, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Oxford Chief of Police Joey East writes to thank all of the sponsors who helped the OPD put on its open house  earlier this month as well as the members of the community who turned out for the event. (October 25, 2013, Page 4A)

Learning to deal with game-day traffic

How long did it take you to get home after Saturday’s Ole Miss-Texas A&M football game. Editor Don Whitten writes about the “perfect storm” that created the situation, warns that it could happen again this weekend and notes that it’s something Ole Miss fans are going to have to adjust to as have fans at other schools and venues around the region and country. (October 16, 2013, Page 4)

Letters to the Editor

Barbara J. Smith writes to thank all of the community volunteers and those who made financial and food donations to The Pantry. (October 10, 2013, Page 4)

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