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Students stand against bullying

Lake Orion and Oxford Schools joined together against bullying. On May 4 the school district participated in "Stand 4 Change Day." "It's really nice for everybody to stand together in such a big group especially and stand against bullying," said Shannon Line from Scripps Middle School....more >>
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Orion professionals teach for a day

The kids of Blanche Sims received a different kind of education on May 10, when adults from around Orion Township and further came in to share what they did for a living. Every class room, from the smallest kindergarten to the busiest fifth grade, was entertained by professionals sharing their knowledge and explaining what they did....more >>
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Celebrating the arts!

Oxford High School art students showcased their considerable talents during an exhibition held Monday evening in the lobby of the Fine Arts Center....more >>
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Clear Lake joins the circus!

What kid hasn't ever dreamed of or at least vowed to out of anger running away and joining the circus. Well, the students at Clear Lake Elementary didn't have to run away because the circus came to them....more >>
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Born August 30th
1871: Ernest Rutherford, physicist who discovered and named alpha, beta and gamma radiation and was the first to achieve a man-made nuclear reaction.
1893: Huey P. Long, Louisiana politician who served as governor and U.S. senator, known as The Kingfish.
1918: Ted Williams, Hall of Fame outfielder for the Boston Red Sox, the last man to hit .400 in a season.
August 30th
in history
30: Cleopatra VII, Queen of Egypt, commits suicide.
1721: The Peace of Nystad ends the Second Northern War between Sweden and Russia, giving Russia considerably more power in the Baltic region.
1781: The French fleet arrives in the Chesapeake Bay to aid the American Revolution.
1813: Creek Indians massacre over 500 whites at Fort Mims Alabama.
1860: The first British tramway is inaugurated at Birkenhead by an American, George Francis Train.