Harry William Somerville Jr.

Harry William “Bill” Somerville Jr., of Oxford, passed away on Oct. 6, 2017. He was 74. He is survived by his sister Carol (Frank) Sandor and his children Jerry (Sherri) Robertson, Cheryl (Melvin) Granderson, Kimberly (David) Carroll and William (Mary) Somerville. Also his grandchildren Katlin, Nicole, Renae, Sarah, Randy, Erica, Hannah and Maxwell. He also […]

Public notice: Oxford Schools

Oxford Community Schools is accepting sealed bids for the district’s snow removal. Bid packets can be picked up at the Oxford Community Schools, Central Administration, 10 N. Washington St., Oxford, MI 48371 on October 11, 2017, 8:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Bid packets should be picked up no later than October 20, 2017. Sealed bids […]

Public Notice: Oxford

VILLAGE OF OXFORD NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AMENDMENT TO APPROVED PUD AGREEMENT Please take notice, that the Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing at 7:00p.m., or soon thereafter, on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in the Oxford Village Council Chambers, 22 W. Burdick, Oxford, Michigan for the purpose of considering an amendment to the approved […]

X-country runners win second OAA Red jamboree

By Heather Smith Special to The Oxford Leader The Oxford Varsity Boys Cross Country team came to win on September 27 at the Second Oxford Activities Association (OAA) Red Jamboree held at Lake Orion High School. While Oxford is often overlooked by the competition, their adversaries are starting to take notice of the Blue and […]

Lakers thump Cats 57-27

Oxford’s varsity football team is still hunting for its second victory of the season after falling to West Bloomfield 57-27 on Sept. 28. The first half was a shoot-out that left the Cats trailing 37-27. Senior Quarterback Parker Fleming hooked up with senior Zak Schwerin on a 26-yard pass to score the Cats first touchdown […]

Carol Ann Calkins

Carol Ann Calkins (Germani), of Oxford, passed away on Friday, September 29, 2017. She was 73. She joins our Father in Heaven after four decades of resilience and determination in the face of continuously declining health. Carol is survived by her life partner and husband of 55 years John, her daughter Melissa (Flanagan) and son-in-law […]

Public Notice: Oxford Twp.

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF OXFORD COUNTY OF OAKLAND STATE OF MICHIGAN NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Cedar Lake, Long Lake, and Tan Lake Special Assessment District Notice is hereby given the Charter Township of Oxford (“Township”) Board of Trustees will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as […]

OXFD open house Oct. 1

To kick off National Fire Prevention Week, the Oxford Fire Department will host its annual open house on Sunday, Oct. 1 from noon to 4 p.m. It will be held at Fire Station #1, located at 96 N. Washington St. Activities will include fire extinguisher demonstrations, a smoke house, fire truck viewing, spraying a real […]

Wolves blank Cats 48-0

By Chaz Millard Football Correspondent On Friday night the Oxford Wildcats played host to the Wolves from Clarkston and celebrated military appreciation night. The game may not have gone the way Oxford would have hoped falling 48-0 but the interaction of the players and families that they represented truly demonstrated what high school athletics is […]

Booters beat Flushing, lose to Seaholm

The Wildcats soccer team took one win and one loss last week. On September 21, the Wildcats beat Flushing with a 1-0 score Due to inclement weather the game between Oxford and Flushing was called complete after halftime. Sophomore Chris Escalante scored the lone goal of the game on a beautiful left-footed shot to the […]