Source: Sherman Publications


January 30, 2013

Blood drive at Legion Post 108

Oxford American Legion Post 108 will host a blood drive for the American Red Cross on Wednesday, Feb. 6 from 1-7 p.m.

To make an appointment, please call (248) 628-1051. The post is located at 130 E. Drahner Rd., just east of M-24.

Class of 1963 grads sought for reunion

The Oxford High School Class of 1963 is planning its 50th reunion. It will take place on Friday, Oct. 4 at the Oxford Hills Golf and Country Club.

The class will also sponsor a Pontiac Street High School alumni dance and pizza party at Oxford Elementary for the classes of 1961 through 1965 on Oct. 5.

The reunion committee is putting together classmates’ mailing addresses, but it’s missing a few. If you know the whereabouts of the following people – Kenneth Baird, Lois Budd, Jacqueline Cox (Wallace), Carolyn “Diane” Dennis (VanGilder), Sandra Edwards (Pratt), Paul Pennington, Edwin Sayre and Sandra Scholes – please contact Darryl and Carla Lambertson either by phone at (248) 628-1106 or via e-mail Subject: Class Reunion.

Sweetheart Dance

The Rotary Club of Oxford will host its Second Annual New Old-Fashioned Sweetheart Dance at the Oxford Hills Golf & Country Club (300 E. Drahner Rd.) on Saturday, Feb. 8. The event begins at 6 p.m. and includes a buffet dinner, entertainment by Ray Champion, dancing, a raffle and a cash bar. Tickets are $35 per person and can be obtained by contacting Bob Holt at (248) 892-4702.

Avoid foreclosure

A certified housing counselor from the Lapeer County MSU Extension will be conducting a class at the Oxford Public Library (530 Pontiac Rd.) from 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 to assist folks in navigating the process of preventing foreclosure.

Topics to be discussed include alternatives to foreclosure, the making homes affordable program, the foreclosure process, the new foreclosure prevention laws and crisis spending plans.

Space is limited. Pre-registration is required and can be done by calling the MSU Extension at (810) 667-0341.

There is no fee for this class.

CORRECTION: In a Jan. 23 sports article about Oxford’s ski team, the last name of member Lars Joergens-Kokate was spelled incorrectly. We apologize.