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Sunday, October 26, 2014

Brad Freeman

FNC Park, employees stay hard at work

Players and coaches participating in youth sports in Oxford and the surrounding areas may have an offseason, but for the people responsible for making sure that experience is top-notch, there’s not much of one. (July 14, 2014, Page 6)

IPF opens at FNC Park

City, county and university officials gathered Friday for the ribbon-cutting, grand opening celebration for the newly opened Oxford Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Indoor Practice Facility at FNC Park. (April 7, 2014, Page 1)

Indoor practice facility makes progress

Work continues on the new Indoor Practice Facility at FNC Park. (October 1, 2013, Page 1)

City budget review begins

Oxford leaders determine funding priorities for several city departments this week. (July 23, 2013, Page 1)

FNC Park can grow with Oxford

While Oxford Park Commission sports programs are growing in popularity, some are concerned Oxford may be outgrowing FNC Park already. However, FNC officials say “not just yet.” (November 2, 2012, Page 1A, 10A)

FNC Park has little room for area travel teams

The Oxford Park Commission is considering a policy to help manage independent travel teams. (November 1, 2012, Page 1,5)

LHS, OHS getting into passing condition

Leave it to Oxford and Lafayette to add a splash of drama to a summer tournament.

The two football squads capped this weekend’s third annual O-Zone Classic 7-on-7 tournament with a championship game that went down to the last play. (June 18, 2012, Page 6)

Donor offers to help fund IPF

Thanks to an unnamed donor, FNC Fields may soon have what Aldermen E.O. Oliver described as it’s own “little IPF.”
Brad Freeman, with the Oxford Park Commission, presented very preliminary plans to the Board of Aldermen for a new Indoor Practice Facility at FNC. However, that can only be accomplished if the aldermen and Lafayette County Board of Supervisors agree to the terms of an unnamed donor who has pledged $150,000 toward the new facility. (May 2, 2012, Page 1, 8)

Wild weather hits Oxford

With almost three inches of rain and accounts of golf ball sized hail, Oxford saw some damages in Wednesday’s storm. The biggest damage was at FNC Park where part of the entrance was washed away. (April 21, 2011, Page 1)

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