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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Arden Davis

OHS boys cruise to 5A North Half track title

The Oxford High boys track team continued its dominant string of victories Saturday. The Chargers won the MHSAA Class 5A North Half meet with 170 points, besting runner-up Pearl by 73.5 points and Canton, which placed third, by 74 points. Oxford has also won the Division 2-5A and Region 1-5A championship the last two weeks and will look to win its second straight state title Friday in Pearl (May 3, 2015, Page 1B, 3B)

Oxford track teams run away with 1-5A titles

The Oxford High track teams cruised into the North Half meet after dominant wins in the Region 1-5A meet held at Bobby Holcomb Field on the campus of Oxford Middle School on Monday. (April 28, 2015, Page 1B)

Lady Chargers second in Oxford Relays

Oxford’s girls middle school track team finished second in the Oxford Relays held Wednesday at Bobby Holcomb Field. (April 10, 2014, Page 4B)

Oxford teams win New Albany Invitational

Oxford’s middle school track teams shined in the New Albany Track Invitational held Tuesday. The Lady Chargers finished first with 193 points while the Chargers also took first place. (March 27, 2014, Page 9)

OHS swimmers take 2nd, 6th in North Half

Led by two first-place finishes in relay events and a first-place finish from Dion Kevin, the Oxford Chargers finished second in the MHSAA Division 2 North Half meet Saturday in Jackson. The Chargers, who also competed against Class 6A schools, were second to Tupelo with 110 points. (October 21, 2013, Page 4B)

Mayo, Orman pace Oxford cross country

The Oxford Chargers and Lady Chargers competed recently in the Tupelo Invitational. (more…) (October 26, 2012, Page 7A)

Education briefs

In Education Briefs:
  • Lafayette High School student Ann-Marie Herod has been accepted into the Mississippi School for the Arts in theatre.
  • Bramlett Elementary School’s First Grade teachers celebrated first grade students Accelerated Reading quiz challenge requiring their teachers to dance the Macarena, The Chicken Dance and a few others.
  • Students showed exemplary behavior and citizenship for the month of March at Oxford Elementary.  Students were awarded certificates, ribbons, and a special treat at lunch.
  • Students are on the Headmaster’s List and Honor Roll for Oxford University School.
  • “The Charger” newspaper has received a Silver Crown award from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association based at Columbia University in New York City.

 (April 6, 2010, Page 7)

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