Oxford Observer

A mob of Trump supporters storm the Capitol Wednesday to protest the election results.
Officials arrest at least one Ohioan in connection with Capitol riot
By Kayla Kamil • January 15, 2021

The House of Representatives voted 232-197 to impeach President Donald Trump Wednesday, exactly one week after a violent mob of Trump supporters...

Ohio senators and representatives respond to Trump
Ohio's representatives respond to Trump’s second impeachment
By Kayla Kamil • January 15, 2021

Donald Trump became the first president to be impeached twice when the House of Representatives voted for an article of impeachment 232-197,...

Miami graduate Vinay Reddy will be chief speech writer in the Biden White House.
Biden names Miami grad White House director of speechwriting
By Taj Simmons • January 15, 2021

The speeches you hear from President Joe Biden may have come from the pen of Miami University graduate Vinay Reddy. The Dayton native has...

Construction delays mean the Talawanda Board of Education must decide what to do with students of Marshall Elementary School, during asbestos abatement and demolition at the old building.
Talawanda combats fiscal and construction concerns amid pandemic
By Ally Gallagher • January 15, 2021

Chris Otto and Mary Jane Roberts were reappointed president and vice president during the first Talawanda school board meeting of the year Monday,...

This yard sign is one of several in Reily Township protesting the MetroParks sale of the Stander farm to a developer instead of turning it into a park.
Reily Township community members protest sale of preserved land
By Kylie Pursifull • January 15, 2021

A group of community members in Reily Township are protesting the Butler County MetroParks' decision to sell a plot of land to a developer instead...

This Little Free Library sits near the front door of the Oxford Community Arts Center
Little libraries bring joy to Oxford community
By Taj Simmons • January 15, 2021

Libraries with books to borrow or swap are popping up all over Oxford -- at the ends of driveways, in front of stores, at a local park and at...

Hannah Santoni says she and her roommates returned to their apartment on Oxford’s north side after winter break to find the back door smashed, jewelry and other items missing and the bedroom trashed.
Oxford Police makes arrest after recent string of burglaries
By Ally Gallagher • January 15, 2021

One arrest has been made after a string of burglaries in Oxford during Miami University’s January term, according to Oxford Police Lt. Lara...

Miami recruits 21 high school football players who hope to one day play in Yager Stadium.
Miami football welcomes new class of RedHawk recruits
By Kayla Kamil • January 15, 2021

While the rest of the university was on winter break, Coach Chuck Martin welcomed the future of the school’s football program. On Dec. 16,...

As shown in this photo from last fall, students living in dorms will be able to receive drive-thru testing in the Millett Hall parking lot during check-in next week.
Miami requires students to receive COVID test when returning to campus
By Lauren Blitstein • January 15, 2021

All Miami University students returning to Oxford for the start of spring semester Jan. 25 must take a COVID-19 test before they can start classes,...

Covering the City of Oxford, Ohio
Covering the City of Oxford, Ohio