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Figo the K9

November 9, 2018

Figo the K9

November 9, 2018

Caroline Scott Harrison, a First Lady from Oxford, Returns Home in Bronze

By Lauren Snyder

October 12, 2018

On Oct. 14, Caroline Scott Harrison officially comes back to Oxford, when a life-size bronze statue of the 23rd first lady of the United States is unveiled in the gardens behind the Oxford Community Arts Center. But in a sens...

Betty Hawley Brookbank, 94, Remembered

By Halie Barger

September 28, 2018

Paulette Novak described her mother, Betty Hawley Brookbank, as a woman who loved to help other people. Brookbank, 94, died Sunday at The Knolls of Oxford. “She was warm and caring and loved to help out when she could,” N...

Robert Smith, 86, Remembered

September 14, 2018

Fening Honored for Her Actions at Crash Site

By Rachel Berry

September 14, 2018

Oxford Police Lt. Lara Fening received a meritorious service award from the city for helping save the life of the victim of a car crash.The incident happened June 1, near Brookville, Ohio. In presenting the award to Fening at ...

How to Be Interviewed by a Student Reporter

By Sarah Siff

September 7, 2018

Oxford lacks a news organization staffed by professional reporters. This is an uncomfortable reality for residents, who are denied access to experienced coverage of local government and schools. The recently launched Oxford Observ...

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