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Peterson resigns school board seat

Soon, there will be another new face on the school board. Just two months after the Lake Orion Board of Education voted in Kelly Weaver to fill a seat vacated by retiring Bill Walters, board Secretary Tina Peterson announced her resignation....more >>
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District welcomes 44 new teachers

Director of Human Resources Nancy Kammer had a very busy summer. She had to say good-bye and wish 25 teachers good luck with their retirements, leaving her with some big shoes to fill....more >>
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A dog and a cheer before the big game

Before heading over to Lake Orion Friday night to watch the big football game, approximately 95 fans of the Oxford Wildcats gathered in the high school parking lot to get pumped full of school spirit and hot dogs....more >>
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Born April 24th
1856: Henri Philippe Pétain, French Marshall, WWI hero, Nazi collaborator.
1900: Elizabeth Goudge, English author.
1904: Willem de Kooning, abstract impressionist painter.
1905: Robert Penn Warren, novelist, America's first poet laureate.
1906: William Joyce, 'Lord Haw-Haw,' British traitor, Nazi propagandist.
April 24th
in history
1558: Mary, Queen of Scotland, marries the French dauphin, Francis.
1792: Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisle composes La Marseilles. It will become France's national anthem.
1800: The Library of Congress is established in Washington, D.C. with a $5,000 allocation.
1805: U.S. Marines attack and capture the town of Derna in Tripoli from the Barbary pirates.
1833: A patent is granted for first soda fountain.