Robotics team wins state chairman’s award

By Megan Clapsaddle T.O.R.C. Student Team Member Over the weekend, Oxford High School’s FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) team, Team 2137 T.O.R.C. (The Oxford RoboCats), competed at the FRC Michigan State Championship at Saginaw Valley State University. There T.O.R.C. finished as one of the five teams to win the prestigious Chairman’s Award. “I am especially proud […]

Lakeville team wins Battle of the Books

A total of 19 fourth-grade teams representing Oxford’s elementary schools competed in Battle of the Books on April 10 at the Oxford High School Performing Arts Center. The fourth-graders read five books on their own time in preparation for the Battle. Competition was fierce this year as three teams were tied after the initial round […]

‘We need to speak up and say these are our values’

When we turn on the television or read the paper or have dinner with friends, we often discuss the “issues” of today championed by President Trump: the great rising stock market, the growing economy, the largest tax cut in our lifetime. We can agree or disagree on those issues, but we should not forget the […]

Book sale April 18-21

The Oxford Public Library Friends (OPLF) will conduct a book sale from Wednesday, April 18 through Saturday, April 21. On April 18, there will be a special preview for OPLF members only from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Folks can join the group that night. The sale will open to the general public on April 19 […]

Softball team off to a winning start

The varsity Lady Wildcat softball team is up to bat for another season. With 12 players (eight returning), Head Coach Kenny Allen said the team has a “good mix” of upper- and lower-classmen. “It will be fun to watch the older girls start to lead our younger girls and (to) watch (the younger girls) get […]

Wildcat baseball team 2-1 on week

The Oxford High School Varsity Baseball team went 2-1 last week. After securing wins against Everest Academy and Almont earlier in the week, the Cats stumbled and fell to Bloomfield Hills with a 9-1 score on April 13. This loss contrasted with the team’s solid 9-1 win against Everest Academy the day before. After posting […]

Lady Cats show Avondale the boot

The Oxford High School varsity girls soccer team booted Avondale to the sidelines 5-0 Thursday night on the home field. Goals were scored by Mackenzie Methner (2), Anne Culver, Kayla Doslak and Alexandria Drypus. Assists were credited to Culver, Megan Bouren and Doslask. “The ladies played a good game, keeping control most of both halves,” […]

Spaghetti dinner fund-raiser April 19

The Lakeville Cemetery Auxiliary will conduct its spring spaghetti dinner fund-raiser on Thursday, April 19 at 1447 Milmine in Lakeville. There will be two seatings at 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. Dinner is $8 for adults, $4 for kids ages 6-12 and free for kids age 5 and under. Carry-outs will be available. There will […]

James ‘Jimmy’ Millar

James “Jimmy” Millar passed away on April 1, 2018. He was 30. Jimmy was born September 3, 1987 to Karen and Pete Millar. He was a 2006 graduate of Brandon High School. Jimmy was a loving and caring person, always putting his friends and family before anyone else. He enjoyed wrestling, hunting and fishing. Jimmy […]

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