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Lafayette County Literacy Council

Ensure they are ABLE

New effort by Lafayette County Literacy Council helps adults improve reading skills, whether for gaining a high school diploma or being able to read to their children. (September 22, 2014, Page 1, 2)

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    Six finalists named in post card contest

    The Lafayette County Literacy Council announced the six winners of its BookArt Contest recently. (September 17, 2013, Page 1, 2)

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      Trivia being transformed into cash for nonprofits

      Lafayette Literacy Council and Yoknapatawpha Arts Council will hold Genius Trivia as a fundraiser this Thursday. You can sign up online at www.oxfordarts.com (September 9, 2013, Page 2A)

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        Agencies aim to improve reading

        Lafayette County Literacy Council and United Way have teamed up for an effort to get all students on track for reading proficiently by third-grade. (December 13, 2012, Page 1, 10)

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          Reading between the lines

          Columnist and Volunteer Oxford head Kelly Graeber writes about literacy and educational issues in our own backyards. (November 9, 2012, Page 2B)

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            Battling the high prices of books for children

            We all want our children to have books and learn to read as soon as possible, but sometimes it’s a bit more costly than we can handle. So what’s a person to do? Staff writer Alyssa Schnugg takes on the issue and writes about a program that can help local children and families. (January 26, 2012, Page 4)

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              Mardi Gras Bash benefits young readers

              The Lafayette County Literacy Council will be holding its annual Mardi Gras Bash this weekend at 8 p.m. Saturday at The Lyric Theatre in Oxford. New Orleans’ band Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. & The Zydeco Twisters will be returning for this popular fund raiser that helps fund literary projects for area children. Tickets are $50 per person or $90 for a couple. For more information, visit www.oxfordreads.org. (January 24, 2012, Page 3)

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                Mardi Gras Bash

                PHOTOS — The Lafayette County Literacy Council hosted its Mardi Gras fundraiser Saturday night at The Lyric. View slideshow(January 1, 2010, Page 1)

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