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Spring weather during spring break would be nice

Spring break is underway for the local schools and we’d love to see something much closer to spring weather than the snowstorm we got two weeks ago and the ice storm that hit last week. (March 8, 2015, Page 4A)

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    Ice, snow return to Oxford

    For the second time on two consecutive Thursday mornings, Lafayette County residents awoke to a winter wonderland. However, the white stuff on the ground this morning wasn’t snow, it was a lot of ice and sleet, with a little snow sprinkled in for good measure. (more…) (March 5, 2015, Page 1A, 10A)

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      Use common sense in all activities in winter weather

      We remind everyone to take care of the P’s — people, pets, pipes and plants — in the winter storm moving through the area. We also encourage everyone to use common sense when getting outside for activities in ice and snow. (March 4, 2015, Page 4A)

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        Snow brings closings, risky roads

        Garbage collection, school and events have been canceled for today due to snow.

         (February 26, 2015, Page 1A, 3A)

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          Weather often puts superintendents in no-win situations

          School superintendents have to make tough decisions regarding  having school when there’s the threat of inclement weather, and they are really in a no-win situation since Mother Nature ultimately decides whether their decisions were good or bad. Consider, however, that their responsibility is the safety of thousands of youngsters and you need to give them the benefit of the doubt. (February 24, 2015, Page 4)

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            Area dodges ice, snow — for now

            Even though Oxford missed the snow predicted for this morning, the icy temperatures will continue through Tuesday and nasty wintry weather could still show up later this week. (February 16, 2015, Page 1)

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              Lafayette County under Winter Storm Watch through Monday

              Oxonians should have their winter coats ready and a low-pressure system moving across south-central Mississippi combined with a cold front from the north could bring frozen precipitation to the area tonight and Monday. (February 15, 2015, Page 2A)

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                Bad winter weather much milder around here

                Bad weather is relative, Editor Don Whitten points out. People in the South are concerned about temperatures in the 30s with winds 10-20 mph on Thursday. In the Northeast, they’re worried about another big snow added on to the long winter and big drifts they already have. (February 11, 2015, Page 4A)

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                  Icy conditions make for dicey driving

                  Editor Don Whitten looks back at the troubles he and many drivers had early Tuesday morning as winter storm Pax moves through the area and appears set to make things much worse for folks to the east and north. (February 12, 2014, Page 4)

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                    Winter weather – erring on the side of caution

                    Editor Don Whitten admits he’s long been one of those folks who think many over-react when there’s a threat of snow and ice. He’s considering changing his mind, though, after reading and seeing stories about stranded students and parents in the winter storm that struck the South earlier this week. (January 31, 2014, Page 4A)

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