March 13, 2013 - It was an afternoon full of fun, friends and competition Saturday as the Oxford Free Methodist Church held a Pinewood Derby.
Oxford sisters Abby (left) and Becca Smiles prepare to go head-to-head in the Pinewood Derby held Saturday afternoon at the Oxford Free Methodist Church. Abby is a seventh-grader at Oxford Middle School, while Becca is a fifth-grader at Oxford Elementary School. Photos by C.J. Carnacchio. (click for larger version)
More than 30 boys and girls participated in the event, which helped build self-confidence and teach sportsmanship.
CJ Carnacchio is editor for The Oxford Leader. He lives in the Village of Oxford with his wife Connie and daughter Larissa. When he's not busy working on the newspaper, he enjoys cigars/pipes, Martinis/Scotch, hunting and fishing.