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Oxford sacks Troy Athens 56-20

There was some speculation entering the 2014 football season that it might be a difficult season for the Oxford Wildcats. Coach Bud Rowley's team was moving up to the Oakland Activities Association Red Division, the top division in the OAA and the home of powerhouses, such as defending state Division 1 champion Clarkston and Lake Orion....more >>

Wolves heat up in fourth quarter

The scoreboard reflected the Wolves' third win for the season as the gridiron heroes walked off the field after a 55-41 triumph over West Bloomfield. But during the time on the field, long-time head coach Kurt Richardson for Clarkston Varsity Football saw something else....more >>
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Oxford equestrian team wins first two district meets

By Liz Shepard Equestrian Correspondent The Oxford High School Equestrian Team came out on top in its first two district meets over the weekend as it looks to earn its 14th straight trip to the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association State Championship....more >>
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Lady swimmers look to rebuild team

For the Lady Cat swimmers, this year is a "rebuilding year," according to Oxford High School's Varsity Girls' Swim & Dive Coach Jackie Rank. "We have some great returning swimmers and divers, as well as some newcomers with potential," Rank said....more >>
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Volleyball team reloads for season

With 10 returning players from last year's squad, Varsity Volleyball Coach Kristi McDevitt said they are "in position to reload from last season, rather than rebuild....more >>
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Lady Cat golfers swing into season

The most significant change to the Lady Wildcats Varsity Golf team is the retirement of Coach Terry Kelly, who passed the torch to his successor Gretchen Gabler. "He was the driving force that started a girls golf team (approximately) 17 years ago," Gabler said....more >>
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Varsity booters on track to win

Oxford Varsity Boys' Soccer Coach John Thaler is looking for "another winning season with outstanding play from top to bottom." "We are looking to win our division and go as far as possible in the state tourney," Thaler said....more >>
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X-country team hopes for another regional championship

In seasons past, Cross Country Coach Matt Johnson is hoping to see both his boys and girls team hit their fastest times when it counts the most at the end of the season. "With the two teams we have," explained Johnson....more >>
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Born September 18th
1827: John Towsend Trowbridge, poet and author of books for boys, wrote the Jack Hazzard and Toby Trafford series.
1839: John Aitken, physician and meterologist.
1895: John G. Diefenbaker, prime minister of Canada from 1957 to 1963.
1905: Greta Garbo, actress nominated for Oscars for her roles in Anna Christie and Ninotcha.
1951: Dr. Benjamin Solomon Carson, Sr., African-American neurosurgeon.
September 18th
in history
1862: After waiting all day for a Union attack which never came at Antietam, Confederate General Robert E. Lee begins a retreat out of Maryland and back to Virginia.George McClellan and 'Fatal Thursday.'
1863: Union cavalry troops clash with a group of Confederates at Chickamauga Creek. Desperate stand at Chickamauga.
1874: The Nebraska Relief and Aid Society is formed to help farmers whose crops were destroyed by grasshoppers swarming throughout the American West.
1911: Russian Premier Piotr Stolypin dies four days after being shot at the Kiev opera house by socialist lawyer Dimitri Bogroff.
1914: The Irish Home Rule Bill becomes law, but is delayed until after World War I.