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Friday, December 19, 2014

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LOU community offers lots of options to fill spare time

The holidays may be in full swing locally, but that doesn’t mean that shopping or staying around the house are your only options. The LOU community offers a wide variety of options to see, hear and do during the upcoming days and weeks. (December 14, 2014, Page 4A)

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    Dealing with natural clothes drying

    Local columnist T.J. Ray saw a window to the past recently — a clothesline in use. He writes about memories of hanging and taking in clothing from that early natural dryer. (December 12, 2014, Page 4)

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      Missing out on federal funds hurts early education

      We urge educators and state officials to find out why Mississippi didn’t receive any federal grants for its pre-k programs and to be prepared to submit a winning application next year. (December 12, 2014, Page 4)

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        Letters to the Editor

        Laura Beth Walker writes to thank patrons, volunteers and staff of the Lafayette County & Oxford Public Library for a wonderful year and to look forward to even bigger and better things in 2015. (December 12, 2014, Page 4)

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          Christmas: Giving doesn’t have to equal spending

          Staff Writer Jerra Scott and her family are cutting back a bit this Christmas. A emphasis on the reason for the season and a desire for a quieter, simpler holiday time spark the decision. (December 11, 2014, Page 4A)

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            Protect yourself, your purchases while holiday shopping

            Be careful. Be safe. Be Smart. Eliminate temptation. That’s our message to shoppers at the busy time of the year. (December 11, 2014, Page 4A)

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              Be a bit wary of youngsters’ games, apps

              You’re aware, aren’t you, of how your store cards, smartphones and buying preferences provide some amount of personal information to stores and businesses? Editor Don Whitten points out that is going on with online games and apps our youngsters are using as well, and urges adults to take whatever precautions they can to protect personal information. (December 10, 2014, Page 4A)

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                Quicker use of boots sounds good

                Our view is that Mayor Pat Patterson is on target with a request to decrease the number of unpaid tickets a vehicle must receive before it’s booted in an attempt to collect parking fines. (December 10, 2014, Page 4A)

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                  Letters to the Editor

                  Pati D’Amico-Warren writes to say that it’s disappointing to hear that Megabus is not using Oxford as a hub any more because of lack of business and to note that’s another step backward for public transportation in Mississippi, while Jesus Soto writes to ask for assistance with an English project his California high school is doing on the Magnolia State. (December 10, 2014, Page 4A)

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                    The Comforter

                    Local columnist Jimmy Reed relates his thoughts of a visit to the Dachau Concentration Camp and the recent discovery of a touching Christmas story relating to a husband and wife who lived in Austria at the time. (December 9, 2014, Page 4)

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