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Band takes 1st at Chippewa Valley Invite

CLINTON TWP. Not only did the Oxford High School Marching Band take top honors Saturday at the Chippewa Valley Marching Band Invitational, the Wildcats also earned their highest-ever competitive score at a scholastic show....more >>
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NHS inducts 45 new members

Leadership. Scholarship. Service. Character. Finding a single high school student who embodies all of these admirable qualities at such a young age is quite impressive. Finding 45 of them in a single school is absolutely astounding....more >>
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Leonard kids learn facts about fresh water

After second graders from Leonard Elementary raised nearly $360 to go towards a well for fresh drinking water in Rwanda last year, second grade teachers Mrs. Sarah Ashley and Mrs. Chelsea Schlak have decided to do it again this year....more >>
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OHS Dance Team heading to nationals

For the first time ever Oxford High School Dance Team will be traveling to Orlando, Florida in the beginning of February to participate in the Universal Dance Association's National Dance Team Championship....more >>
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Running for fun and funds!

Lakeville Elementary's PTO held its annual Fun Run last week to raise money for the school....more >>

Don't trash flip flops swap 'em

The cold weather is inching in for the fall season and the urge to wear flip flops is slowly diminishing. But don't throw those flip flops away - the Academic Service Learning students at Sashabaw Middle School have the perfect place to take the worn down summer wear....more >>
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1795: James Gordon Bennet, editor of the New York Sun, the first tabloid-sized daily newspaper.
1875: Edgar Rice Burroughs, novelist who created Tarzan, the Ape Man.
1907: Walter Reuther, labor leader who merged the American Federation of Labor with the Congress of International Organizations.
1923: Rocky Marciano, world heavyweight boxing champion who retired undefeated.
1939: Seiji Ozawa, conductor.
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1905: Alberta and Saskatchewan become Canadian provinces.
1916: Bulgaria declares war on Rumania as the First World War expands.In 1878, Bulgaria had no army. By 1913, it had one of the most formidable land forces in Europe.
1923: An earthquake levels the Japanese cities of Tokyo and Yokohama, killing 300,000.
1939: Germany invades Poland, beginning World War II in Europe.The Polish submarine Orzel escaped from internment and went on to fight the Germans against long odds.
1970: Dr. Hugh Scott of Washington, D.C. becomes the first African-American superintendent of schools in a major U.S. city.