Keiser’s Role: A column by Trevor Keiser

‘Whenever a man has cast a longing eye on offices, a rottenness begins in his conduct.? ~ Thomas Jefferson If the Oxford Board of Education were sitting in my classroom and I graded them on transparency, I would have to fail them. The April 1 school board meeting is a perfect example of the ‘lack […]

Changes to central admin. approved by school board

Changes to the central administration staff with regard to its structure, titles and salaries were approved last week by the Oxford Board of Education. According to Superintendent Dr. Willian Skilling, the central office has been broken down into two categories, operations and academics, as a part of a restructuring plan the district will be laying […]

Legislation offers on-line learning to seated students

The state of Michigan is expanding on-line education to seated students, according to Oxford Virtual Academy Director Andrew Hulbert. Under section 21F of the State School Aid Act, the State of Michigan is providing students grades 5-12 the option to enroll in up to two-online courses in place of their seated classes. The new legislation […]

Soccer team to kick-off season with new coach

Lady Wildcat Varsity Soccer is ready to kick off a new season, according to new Head Coach ? Robert Euashka, who was hired to take over the program last November. ‘You will see a much more composed team on the ball that plays fast and looks to exploit gaps with speed on the widths. Last […]

Expect to see ‘exciting things? from girls LAX team, coach says

Head Coach Tim Bausack is ‘expecting to see exciting things this season? from his Lady Wildcats on the Lacrosse field. ‘We are working towards being better at all the things that are fun to watch as a spectator,? he said. With this being their first season with a tougher schedule, Bausack is hopeful for his […]

Lady Cat softball players ready to take the field

While the Lady Cats might be young out on field, new Varsity Softball Coach Jessica Granger believes ‘by the end of the season there will be a huge amount of growth and learning take place.? ‘The sky is the limit with this team,? Granger said. ‘As long as we practice hard and come to play […]

Dance Conservatory spring showcase April 22

The first -ever Oxford Dance Conservatory Spring Showcase will be held Tuesday, April 22 at 7 p.m. in the Oxford Fine Arts Center, located at Oxford High School. ‘We are very excited,? said Instructor Katy Koivunen. ‘This is a very big deal.? ‘This spring show is our student showcase, which has mostly student choreographed dances […]

Girls tennis team ready to swing into action

After only losing one senior last year and the majority of the team coming back, Tennis Coach Gail Bailey said her girls ‘look better and stronger this year.? ‘I think their confidence and level of play has gone up a lot over the summer,? Bailey said. ‘I think we’re going to be really competitive this […]

Easter fun at CTK Church

Kids of all ages gathered Saturday at Christ the King Church for a little Easter fun. They did crafts, got their faces painted, listened to the Easter story, then hunted for plastic eggs full of candy. A good time was had by all.

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