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Nine OHS athletes accept college offers

February 5 marked the NCAA early signing period for football and other sports. At Oxford High School, nine student-athletes announced their acceptance of offers by various colleges and universities....more >>
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Nicholson leads Cagers against Highlanders

Cagers added two more to the win column last week not only for their season but for long-time head coach Dan Fife's overall record as he reached 599 wins on Friday night. Fife reflected on the past wins including the Wolves' most recent victory over Rochester Adams, 67-56, and added it is the impact of the program left on the players and not the wins....more >>

Grapplers manhandle Rochester

The Wildcat grapplers once again proved that they have what it takes both as a team and individually. The team will advance to state finals on Feb. 21 at Kellogg Arena in Battle Creek after strong arming Rochester 57-16 and the Clarkston Wolves 45-16 in their team regional dual meet on Feb....more >>
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Skiers slide to state finals

Skiers are heading north as both girls and boys teams qualified for the MHSAA State Finals at Schuss Mountain. The boys finished in first place at regionals last week as the girls finished in second place....more >>
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Athletes of the Week

The Wolves are ready as they head into the MHSAA Bowling Regionals this week after a successful run in Regina's Bowl Swami Heart Breaker Bakers, Feb. 8. "We did really good," said Lenny Kersten, assistant bowling coach....more >>

Lady Cats put two more in win column

The Lady Wildcats played their "best game of the season" on the hardwood, on Feb. 11, according to Team statistician Brian Murphy. The Lady's defeated the Richmond Blue Devils at home 47-35....more >>

Victory in overtime

Lady Cagers let out a sigh of relief as North Farmington missed their last four shots in the final 27 seconds in the overtime period last Thursday. The missed shots kept the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team in the lead and walking away with the 54-50 win....more >>

Bowlers pinned down in league semi-finals

It was a busy weekend for Oxford Wildcat Bowlers. The varsity boys and girls both had OAA League Tournament and advanced to the final-four in the tournament. "They bowled well, but lost in the semi-finals....more >>

Four heading to finals

Four grapplers are heading to the MHSAA Wrestling Individual State Finals at the Palace of Auburn Hills next week. Tyler Slating (145), Cameron Wilkie (119) and Jake Dionne (130) finished in third place at the MHSAA Wrestling Individual Regional on Saturday at Oxford and Greg Miller (112) finished in fourth place....more >>
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Born September 23rd
1889: Walter Lippmann, journalist, one of the founders of The New Republic Magazine in 1914.
1889: Louise Nevelson, sculptor.
1915: Clifford G. Shull, physicist, improved techniques for exploring the atomic structure of matter.
1926: John Coltrane, influential jazz saxaphonist.
1930: Ray Charles, rhythm 'n' blues piano player and singer.
September 23rd
in history
1779: The American navy under John Paul Jones, commanding from Bonhomme Richard, defeats and captures the British man-of-war Serapis.The Medal of Honor was not always awarded for 'courage above and beyond' the call of duty.
1788: Louis XVI of France declares the Parliament restored.
1795: A national plebiscite approves the new French constitution, but so many voters sustain that the results are suspect. Napoleon takes charge.
1803: British Major General Sir Arthur Wellesley defeats the Marathas at Assaye, India.
1805: Lieutenant Zebulon Pike pays $2,000 to buy from the Sioux a 9-square-mile tract at the mouth of the Minnesota River that will be used to establish a military post, Fort Snelling.