OPINION: Editor James Bennett's column: Chick-fil-A opens new restaurant in Oxford without fanfare or controversy

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Jul. 17—The Chick-fil-A brand is one of the strongest in the South, and it's creating a renewed buzz here this week with the opening of a new location in Oxford.

The fast-food restaurant was founded in Atlanta by the late H. Truett Cathy. The devout Southern Baptist's sandwiches were so popular, more than 2,500 locations have opened nationwide.

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James Bennett is Executive Editor. Contact him at 256-235-3540 or jbennett@annistonstar.com.

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