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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Alyssa Schnugg

Oxford may soon expand

The Oxford Board of Aldermen voted Thursday to allow City Attorney Pope Mallette to notify the Lafayette County Chancery Court that it will not object to an annexation request from property owners hoping to sell their land to Baptist Memorial Health Care Corp. (March 2, 2012, Page 1A)

Slow down, you drive too fast

City officials are looking into creating a policy to allow neighborhoods to request speed humps on their streets. (March 2, 2012, Page 1A)

Technology can spoil you rotten

Eagle staff writer Alyssa Schnugg has learned a bit about technology and how we’re becoming a bit spoiled, and she wonders what stories we’ll be telling our grandchildren about “back when we …” (March 2, 2012, Page 4A)

Pantry names Volunteers of the Year

Charles Lemmons and Lloyd McManus were recently awarded The Pantry’s Volunteers of the Year for their service to the food bank sincee the mid-1990s.
 (March 1, 2012, Page 1)

BMX track waits for grass

Before Oxford’s new BMX bike track can be used, the Mississippi Department of Transportation, which helped fund the project, requires that the entire track be covered in permanent grass to prevent erosion. A BMX track special contractor would then come in to build five jumps to make the track suitable for tournaments and BMX-sanctioned events. (March 1, 2012, Page 1)

Bailey new Ward 6 alderman

Jason Bailey won the Ward 6 alderman election by 27 votes. Bailey was 13 votes a head when polls closed Tuesday night, however 25 affidavit votes were counted this morning by the Oxford Election Commission. Bailey was declared the winner over fellow candidate Katie Morrison at 10:45 this morning. (February 29, 2012, Page 1)

Morning fire claims home of former Oxford representative

An early morning fire destroyed the 30-year-old home of former Oxford representative Noal Akins Tuesday. (February 29, 2012, Page 2)

Ward 6 runoff set Tuesday

The race for the Ward 6 seat on the Oxford Board of Aldermen will be decided Tuesday and candidates Jason Bailey and Katie Morrison say they are thankful for the experience and the support shown to them by their fellow neighbors. (February 27, 2012, Page 1A)

Film and music festival organizers happy with merge

The decision to merge the Oxford Film Festival and the Oxford Music Festival this year was a good idea, according to organizers of both festivals. (February 24, 2012, Page 3A)

Trustees select firm to invest city’s $30 million

The Oxford Municipal Reserve and Trust Fund Board of Trustees voted unanimously Thursday to select Philadelphia, Pa.,-based Glenmede to serve as the investment manager of the city’s newly acquired $30 million from the sale of Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi. (February 24, 2012, Page 1A)

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