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Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Alyssa Schnugg

Miracle sparks action

“Miracle on the Hudson” survivor to speak Friday at the Overby Center about his experience and to raise awareness and funds for the American Red Cross. (October 1, 2014, Page 1)

Man found dead in detention center

A South Carolina registered sex offender was found dead by apparent self-inflicted injury Tuesday at the Lafayette County Detention Center. (October 1, 2014, Page 2)

New extended-stay hotel approved

A new hotel proposed near the hospital was approved by the Oxford Planning Commission Monday. The new Home2 hotel will be geared for people needing to stay near the hospital.​

 (September 30, 2014, Page 1, 3)

Deer on the move

Deer are most active once the weather turns cooler. Oxford’s deer management program soon to be underway to help control the numbers of deer inside the city. (September 29, 2014, Page 1A)

Voting day nears

This November, local voters will be casting votes in three judicial races, local school board elections and for the 1st Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. In June, the runoff election was closely scrutinized by former Tea Party candidate Chris McDaniel. (September 28, 2014, Page 1, 2)

Voting day nears

The mid-term elections will be here in little over a month, but you still have time to register to vote if you haven’t. This week’s Sunday Focus feature takes a look at the local elections and come recent complaints made about the process. (September 28, 2014, Page http://oxfordeagle.ms.newsmemory.com/?selDate=20140928&goTo=a1)

Hotel wants safer fence

As construction of the new hotel, located where the Downtown Inn once stood continues, developers presented plans for a few last remaining details on the building to the Courthouse Square Historic Preservation Commission during a special meeting Tuesday. (September 25, 2014, Page 2A)

United Way fund drive begins

The United Way of Oxford & Lafayette County kicked off its annual fundraising drive Wednesday with guest speaker Lydia Jones at the Oxford Conference Center. (September 25, 2014, Page 1)

Road named after Mullins

A newly formed Friends of Thacker Trails group is hoping to gain safer access and parking for the popular walking trails near the old Whirlpool plant with the additional of the newly named Chucky Mullins Drive. (September 24, 2014, Page 1A, 3A)

Precautionary Boil Water Advisory Issued

The City of Oxford issued a precautionary boil water advisory for limited areas of West Oxford following a water main break near Highway 6 on Tuesday afternoon. This advisory was limited to areas west of the Jackson Avenue-Highway 6 interchange and south of Woodlawn Drive. (September 24, 2014, Page 1A, 3A)

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