Booting OCTV out of meeting doesn’t look very good

An interesting thing happened last week. A meeting was held at the Orion Township Hall regarding Michigan’s Iron Belle Trail and connecting the local Paint Creek and Polly Ann trails as part of it. Based on the agenda, representatives from the local, county and state levels of government gathered to provide updates, do some brainstorming […]

‘Hakuna Matata’- it means get your tickets for The Lion King KIDS

A modern classic that’s delighted audiences for more than 20 years with both its stage and screen versions is coming to Oxford thanks to the new Leonard Elementary Theatre Club. Folks of all ages are invited to enjoy Disney’s The Lion King KIDS on Saturday, May 13 at the Oxford High School Performing Arts Center. […]

Students raise funds to send goats to Africa

Another group of goats will be heading to Africa to help improve the lives of impoverished people thanks to Leonard Elementary. Led by the school’s We Can Make a Difference group, the students raised a total of $760, enough to send 10 goats through World Vision, a Christian humanitarian organization that works with children, families […]

Singing loud for all to hear!

A total of 155 kids from the Oxford Early Learning Center put on their annual spring concert Friday evening at the high school’s Performing Arts Center. The students performed five songs that incorporated things they’ve been learning, including cultural diversity, language and literacy, alliteration, sign language and the importance of unity.  

Derby Day at Banbury Cross

On Saturday, Banbury Cross Therapeutic Equestrian Center in Metamora Twp. hosted its 27th Annual Derby Day Celebration, a local fund-raiser held in conjunction with the 143rd Annual Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville. A total of 250 stylishly-dressed ladies and dapperly-attired gentlemen came to watch the Kentucky Derby on a big screen, enjoy dinner […]

Priceless moment

Priceless moment

They grow up so fast, that’s why it’s important for fathers to hold on to their daughters for as long as they can before college, career, marriage and kids of their own take them away. Here we see Marc Musial sharing a tender moment with his daughter Sierra Musial Friday night during the Daddy-Daughter Dance […]

Bowling benefit for crash victim

A young Oxford woman’s life almost came to an abrupt and tragic end following a devastating crash with an alleged drunk driver headed the wrong way on M-24 in the wee hours of Dec. 31, 2016. But thanks to some Good Samaritans, who acted selflessly, quickly and bravely at the scene, and a very powerful […]

Police: Father threatened daughter with rifle in FB video

A 54-year-old Oxford Twp. man is facing criminal charges after he allegedly threatened his daughter with a semiautomatic rifle in a video she recorded and posted on Facebook. Thomas Charles Klovski was arraigned via video May 1 in Rochester Hills 52-3 District Court before Magistrate Marie Soma on the charge of assault with a dangerous […]

Golf course worker, 66, dies on job

A 66-year-old golf course employee died Monday, May 1 while mowing the grass at the Oxford Hills Golf Club, located at 300 E. Drahner Rd. Daniel Lupe Chapa, of Oxford Township, was found in the lake, along with the riding lawn mower he had been operating, near the course’s first hole. He was found by […]