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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Alyssa Schnugg

TVA sets price hike

The Tennessee Valley Authority announced a 1.5 increase for power customers when it approved its FY 2015 budget in August. (September 18, 2014, Page 2)

‘Fake’ LSD finding its way into Oxford

The Lafayette County Metro Narcotics Unit presented its fiscal year 2014-2015 $425K budget to the Board of Aldermen Tuesday night at City Hall. The unit concentrates on drug arrests in the LOU community and Special Agent in Charge Keith Davis reported synthetic LSD and heroin are on the rise in Oxford. (September 17, 2014, Page 1,3)

City debates new regulations

Several homeowners and rental property owners spoke for, or against, two proposed ordinances Tuesday night that would limit lot coverage and density in Oxford’s Neighborhood Conservation Overlay District which encompasses most of downtown Oxford. (September 17, 2014, Page 1, 3)

Trailer burns twice

The Lafayette County Volunteer Fire Department battled two fires at a local trailer home over the weekend and then returned on Monday when the debris caught on fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

 (September 16, 2014, Page 2)

Pathways reviews Complete Streets policy

The Oxford Pathways Commission is working to make the Complete Streets Policy more complete. The policy is a guide for local development to include bike paths and sidewalks when construction new roads. (September 16, 2014, Page 1, 14)

Arrest up to 45 % over last year

OPD stays busy on first home-game weekend with 51 arrests, mostly alcohol-related. (September 15, 2014, Page 1, 2)

Lewis family has longtime roots in Oxford

Historian Jack Mayfield spends time this week on the history of Oxford’s “oldest department store in the South,” Neilson’s Department Store which is celebrating its 175th anniversary. (September 14, 2014, Page 3C)

Local church upsizes, adds art gallery

The Orchard church recently made its fourth move in seven years to make room for its growing congregation of nearly 500 people. The church moved into the old Coleman Funeral Home on Highway 6 and features a new art gallery. (September 14, 2014, Page 5C)

Ceremony thanks first responders

A ceremony was held Thursday evening in the Grove to conclude the 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance activities and to honor local first responders and remember those who gave their lives by running into the burning Twin Towers when everyone else was running out. (September 12, 2014, Page 1)

City prepared for 1st home game

With new parking meters and less parking available on campus at the University of Mississippi, and with thousands of visitors in town, people are being encouraged to use the shuttles and buses around town to get to campus to watch the game which starts at 3 p.m. (September 12, 2014, Page 1A)

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