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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Alyssa Schnugg

Excel by 5 Coalition to offer free kindergarten readiness workshop

The LOU Excel by 5 Coalition is holding a free workshop at 4:30 p.m.  on Tuesday at First Baptist Church where representatives from area elementary schools will discuss ways to make sure your child is ready for kindergarten. (February 24, 2014, Page 14)

Tourism Council reviews audit

The council went over its annual audit last week which showed the city collected more revenue in food and beverage and hotel taxes than originally expected in 2013. (February 24, 2014, Page 1, 5)

Double Decker details released

Concert lineup, festival poster unveiled this morning at press conference. (February 21, 2014, Page 1A, 9A)

Shaw project hits a snag

The Historic Preservation Commission tabled a request to demolish five structures on the same property as the Shaw house until the Mississippi Department of Archives and History can review the project. They approved repairs to the front porch of the historic home to keep it from falling down. (February 21, 2014, Page 1A, 9A)

Renovations to old Abbeville School almost complete

Dozens of community members and past students of the former Abbeville School have worked tirelessly for several years to renovate the old school that is now called the Gordon Community and Cultural Center. (February 21, 2014, Page 1B, 2B)

Benefit set for woman with ties to Oxford

A benefit for Bridget Sealy Moore, a former Oxford resident with family who still lives in Lafayette County, who is on the waiting list for a liver transplant, is set for 5 p.m. Saturday at The Fishing Hole. The funds raised will help offset medical and living expenses for Moore after her surgery. (February 20, 2014, Page 2)

Strong winds loom

Severe thunderstorms are possible this afternoon when a cold and warm front collide. (February 20, 2014, Page 1)

Sunday alcohol sales pass

The Oxford Board of Aldermen voted 6-1 to approve Sunday alcohol sales at its regular meeting Tuesday. The ordinance change will go into effect in 30 days and alcohol will be able to be sold in bars and restaurants from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. (February 18, 2014, Page 1, 10)

Caution: Traffic delays ahead

Roundabout construction set to begin next month on Old Taylor Road. The contractor will ask the Board of Aldermen tonight to allow them to work after hours and on Sundays. (February 18, 2014, Page 1)

Oxford Park Commission unveils new website

As part of its effort to improve its marketing, OPC has upgraded its website making it easier to navigate and easier to look at, at www.oxfordparkcommission.com. (February 17, 2014, Page 1)

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