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OMS assembly deals with suicide, self-worth

"Nobody's worthless." That was the message presented to Oxford Middle School eighth-graders by Dave Opalewski, a Central Michigan University professor and author of "Confronting Death in the School Family" during a special assembly Friday morning....more >>

Skilling wins award for being 'tech-savvy' supt.

It looks like Dr. William Skilling and technology go hand-in-hand. eSchool News, a publication network of eSchool Media Inc., announced on Feb. 1 Skilling was a recipient of the Tech-Savvy Superintendent Award, which is award to the top 10 superintendents from coast to coast who best exemplify outstanding leadership and vision in using technology to advance their district's educational goals....more >>

School board OKs $140K for Fine Arts Center, lobby

The Oxford High School Fine Arts Center and its lobby will receive some upgrades to their sound and video systems. During the Jan. 23 school board meeting, officials voted 6-0 to approve approximately $140,000 worth of upgrades....more >>
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Born September 14th
1879: Margaret Sanger, birth-control advocate and founder of Planned Parenthood.
1898: Hal B. Wallis, film producer (The Maltese Falcon, Casablanca).
1921: Constance Baker Motley, first African-American woman to be appointed a federal judge.
1930: Allan Bloom, writer (The Closing of the American Mind).
1934: Kate Millet, feminist writer, author of Sexual Politics.
September 14th
in history
1321: Dante Alighieri dies of malaria just hours after finishing writing Paradiso.
1544: Henry VIII's forces take Boulogne, France.
1773: Russian forces under Aleksandr Suvorov successfully storm a Turkish fort at Hirsov, Turkey.
1791: Louis XVI swears his allegiance to the French constitution.
1812: Napoleon Bonaparte's invasion of Russia reaches its climax as his Grande Armee enters Moscow--only to find the enemy capital deserted and burning, set afire by the few Russians who remained. Napoleon's costly retreat from Moscow.