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Monday, May 4, 2015

Buddy Chain

Education needs to be left up to educators

There is a growing concern among educators around the state that Legislators feel they’re more qualified than teachers and administrators to decide on how to run schools. We hope our lawmakers think about the overall good of our children and their educations rather than politics. (February 3, 2015, Page 4)

Chain to leave school board

City seeks nominees to replace long-time OSD trustee. (January 26, 2015, Page 1)

Chain recalls CWS experience, including record

In 1956, Ole Miss made its first trip to Omaha in school history. While the team did not win the national championship, Buddy Chain managed to leave his mark in the College World Series record books.

 (June 13, 2014, Page 6A)

OSD seeks diversity in workforce

Board tries to find right words to hire more minorities. (September 26, 2013, Page 1)

Letters to the Editor

Justin Cluck writes to urge citizens to become involved by looking into charter schools and proposed legislation and to let your representatives in Jackson know how you feel. (January 17, 2013, Page 4)

New city high school takes shape

Designs of the new city high school, both the inside and outside, was presented to the Oxford School Board on Tuesday. The design is available online at http://www.oxford.k12.ms.us/ (July 22, 2011, Page 3A)

Stasny’s life recalled

The community remembered the legacy of Oxford School District Superintendent Kim Stasny, 55, on Friday at a special service at the Oxford-University Methodist Church. (May 9, 2011, Page 1A)

Bonds OK’d for school updates

With no one filing a petition against the Oxford School District’s plans to sell $3 million in bonds to renovate Della Davidson Elementary School and the Oxford Middle School, the city school board voted unanimously on Thursday to sell the bonds for the projects. (February 11, 2011, Page 1A)

Year in Review: Voters approve school bond issue

While students, parents and staff of the Oxford School District celebrated after voters approved a $30 million bond for a new high school and massive capital improvement plan, students, parents and staff of the Lafayette County School District rejoiced over their football team winning the Class 4A state championship game.

Both events were the top news stories during a busy fourth quarter of 2010. (December 30, 2010, Page 1A)

Board clarifies bond issue details

The Oxford School Board met Thursday during a special meeting to discuss publishing an ad in today’s edition of The Oxford EAGLE to address community concerns over the school district’s capital improvement plan.

The school board approved to pay for an ad that ran on page 5A in today’s EAGLE using the school board’s individual funds, not through district funds. (November 5, 2010, Page 1A)

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