Oxford Observer

Letter to the Editor: Appreciates reporting during crisis

April 17, 2020

Letter to the Editor:Thank you to the editorial staff and reporters of the Oxford Observer. Folks in Oxford are very appreciative of the fine job performed by the Oxford Observer in covering Oxford during the current emergency...

Study now says masks help protect you in public

By Yuhuizi Zhu

April 17, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends Americans wear masks when they go out in public during the COVID-19 pandemic to prevent or slow down the spread of the virus. A recent study shows the virus can spr...

Oxford Police face new challenges during virus outbreak

By Emma Kinghorn

April 10, 2020

As Oxford adjusts to protocols for social distancing, business closures and restrictions on groups of more than 10 people, all brought on by concerns over COVID-19, Oxford Police Department is adjusting the ways it protects th...

Oxford officials adjust services due to coronavirus outbreak

By Halie Barger

March 20, 2020

Oxford City Council voted Tuesday to hold all public meetings online, rather than in person during the current coronavirus emergency.“The business of the city has to go on,” Christopher Conard, Oxford’s law director, sai...

Coronavirus puts an end to local, national sports seasons

By Brady Phister

March 13, 2020

After the Miami men’s basketball team defeated Buffalo, Monday in an upset road victory, they were expecting to move onto Cleveland to play in front of thousands of fans at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in the Mid-American Conference qu...

Board of Elections changes voting procedures due to virus

By Lexi Scherzinger

March 13, 2020

The Butler County Board of Elections has made several changes to Election Day procedures in response to the ongoing spread of the COVID-19 virus.Recently classified by the World Health Organization as a pandemic, COVID-19 is disrupting elections, schools, universities, businesses and mo...

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