Not many 16 year-olds get to fly to another state and speak as a guest-member panelist and "rub elbows" with a group of nationwide company execs or former sports "big-wigs," but Oxford High School Junior Tyler Kwapis is one of those few....more >>
Only 36 high school seniors from around the country received contingent admission offers from the University of Toledo College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences. And Oxford High School senior Kathryn Flanagan is one of them....more >>
It was a night they'll remember for the rest of their lives – and that's exactly the way it should be. About 40 of Oxford and Lake Orion's special education students and members of LOFT, a post-high school program, attended a prom organized just for them Saturday evening at Merge Studio and Gallery....more >>
1945: Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Lebanon form the Arab League to present a unified front against the establishment of a Jewish state in Palestine.
1947: The House Un-American Activities Committee opens public hearings on alleged communist infiltration in Hollywood. Among those denounced as having un-American tendencies are: Katherine Hepburn, Charles Chaplin and Edward G. Robinson. Among those called to testify is Screen Actors Guild President Ronald Reagan, who denies that leftists ever controlled the Guild and refuses to label anyone a communist.