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Oxford to help others recycle

MDEQ grant will help Oxford to help other towns enhance their recycling programs while continuing to upgrade its own system. (May 28, 2014, Page 1)

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    Trip out West brings dispair, hope

    Milly West writes about her trip out West and learning about coal mines and wind mills. (April 4, 2014, Page 3B)

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      Help wanted — and a good night’s sleep

      Green columnist Milly West asks the community help her to make Oxford a healthy and sustainable place to call home for future generations. (June 7, 2013, Page 2B)

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        Oxford’s legacy is ours to write

        Recycling efforts should start at home and cross over into our community, says columnist Milly West. (May 3, 2013, Page 2B)

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          Conservation for a healthy community

          The Oxford Living welcomes two new green columnist this week. Milly West tells us that becoming more environmentally friendly can start with small, simple steps like not buying bottled water and buying locally. Zach Jajoura, with Gaining Ground commends Oxford for its growing sustainable initiatives. (August 3, 2012, Page 2B)

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            Recycling changes ahead?

            A proposed new recycling facility at Three Rivers may end the need for Oxford residents to sort their recyclable materials. (February 6, 2012, Page 1A)

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              A ‘re-user’ is trying to learn to be a ‘recycler’

              Editor Don Whitten admits he’s not the best in the world at recycling, but says he’s learning. He takes a look back at when recycling was actually “re-using” items, remembering multiple uses for cans, bottles, jars, et cetera. (June 15, 2011, Page 4)

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                Letters to the Editor

                One local resident disturbed by the growing number of trash along the road side over the past month asks the community to remember… keep Oxford clean and beautiful. (September 6, 2010, Page 4A)

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                  Oxford, UM honored for green efforts

                  The City of Oxford and the University of Mississippi were honored at the Keep Mississippi Beautiful Awards ceremony by winning the Circle of Excellence Award. The city also won first place for its recycling program. (May 6, 2010, Page 2)

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                    Letters to the Editor

                    Abbeville Mayor Betsy Aloway and the Abbeville Board of Aldermen wrote an open letter to thank Bob Collier, North East Power, District 3 Supervisor and Lafayette County workers for helping their community after the tornado last weekend, while Terry Haller wrote to tell how well Mississippi Public Broadcasting helped him with storm details and weather info. Kevin and Beverly Cole and Jeremy Freelon wrote to thank the Oxford Lion’s Club for their help in raising funds for the Lions All-State band, while Holt Montgomery wrote to say that condo dwellers in Oxford would also like to be part of curbside recycling. (May 5, 2010, Page 4)

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