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No more snow days left

Whether it's too much snow, icy roads, or just too dog gone windy outside, school cancellations can be just as unpredictable as the weather. According to Deputy Superintendent of Human Resources Nancy Latowksi, Oxford students have already maxed out their six snow days allowed by the state....more >>
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Oxford musicians do well at district festival

Once again, Oxford High School's Wind Ensemble received straight 1's at the Michigan School Band and Orchestra Association (MSBOA) district festival March 1-2. "They actually (received) an 'A' in every category," said OHS Band Director Jim Gibbons....more >>

Charter school board to be sworn in

Oxford is getting a new school board this week. But this one will be exclusively dedicated to giving troubled students a second chance to continue their education. "I think these kids deserve a break," said Oxford resident Stephen (Mickey) Hiatt, an appointee to the Deerfield Academy School Board....more >>
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Born April 1st
1868: Edmond Rostand, French dramatist (Cyrano de Bergerac).
1883: Lon Chaney, film actor.
1883: William Manchester, U.S. historian and biographer.
1895: Alberta Hunter, blues singer.
1919: Joseph E. Murray, transplant physician.
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1942: The U.S. Navy begins a partial convoy system in the Atlantic.
1945: U.S. forces launch invasion of Okinawa.
1946: A miner's strike in the U.S. idles 400,000 workers.
1948: The Berlin Airlift begins, relieving the surrounded city from the Soviet siege.
1951: United Nations forces again move northward across the 38th Parallel in Korea.