Oxford Observer

Talawanda Football ramps up preparation for fall season

By Massillon Myers

July 3, 2020

The path back to Friday Night Lights continues as the calendar turns to July. At Talawanda High School, Football Coach Larry Cox and his coaching staff have been following the protocols promoted by that COVID-19 pandemic that...

Talawanda athletes return to practice Monday

By Justin Klatsky

May 29, 2020

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine recently announced the return of high school athletics practices, which were permitted to resume May 26. For Talawanda, conditioning and non-contact training for high school athletes will begin this Mond...

Miami layoffs likely to impact City of Oxford’s budget

By Casey Brosokas

May 8, 2020

Pandemic related shutdowns of businesses have resulted in more than 26 million Americans filing for unemployment over the past few weeks. Miami University also is feeling a budgetary impact from coronavirus, laying off visiting pr...

Local Kiwanis club to help restock TOPSS pantry

By Paige Scott

May 1, 2020

Tuna fish, toilet paper and peanut butter are the three items most needed at the TOPSS food pantry in Oxford, according to the pantry staff.The Kiwanis Club of Oxford has taken on the task of helping to resupply TOPSS, (Talaw...

Miami and Oxford go virtual and wait for summer

By Paige Scott

April 17, 2020

Miami University classes are not the only thing that has gone virtual. As new students prepare to attend the university in the fall, the summer 2020 orientation has been moved online via Canvas, Miami's online learning platform. The...

Educators learn to adjust to remote teaching online

By Emma Hendy, Emma Kinghorn, and Halie Barger

April 10, 2020

With education moved to remote learning for the rest of the school year throughout much of the United States for students in kindergarten through college, teachers and students are learning to adjust to the “new normal.” As...

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