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O’Connor faces adversity, finds success in soccer

O'Connor faces adversity, finds success in soccer
March 5, 2019

The last time senior Morgan O’Connor took the field for the Oxford Charger soccer team, she knew that it would be bittersweet. A former Mississippi Gatorade Player of the Year, O’Connor faced many...

Teacher Feature of the Month: Q&A with Amanda Witt

English Teacher Amanda Witt always dreamt of having a horse, and at the end of the fifth grade, when she moved, that dream came true. Her horse Patchy was an Appaloosa..
May 9, 2018

The Charger staff sat down with English teacher Amanda Witt, who has been teaching for 13 years, to learn more about her and about her stay at Cambridge, her love for writing children’s novels or her...

Library earns grant for 3D printer for students, teachers

The 3D printer will be used for certain projects, and students and teachers must go through training before using the machine. A demonstration of the new printer occurred on April 16.
May 4, 2018

OHS librarian Amanda Osborne recently received a grant for a 3D printer, which will be placed in the library. A demonstration for how the printer works took place in the commons on April 18. Osborne feels...

Sibling duos compete at regional, state science fairs

Junior Siena Cizdziel stands in front of her award-winning science fair project. For the project, she studied the effects that small pieces of plastic can have on the ecosystem.
April 16, 2018

Siblings are often compared to each other, but for these siblings, science seems to run in the family. At the both the regional and state science fairs this year, many different siblings took the top prizes. “I...

Softball recognizes Lowe in annual “Strike Out for a Cure” game

Dr. Barbara Lowe walks through the team huddle giving the players high fives. This is the team's first year helping with the event.
April 12, 2018

The annual “Strike Out for a Cure” softball game against Lafayette Commodores honored Oxford School District’s very own Dr. Barbara Lowe. The “Strike Out for a Cure” game is hosted every year...

2018 Spring Movies

2018 Spring Movies
April 6, 2018

Anna Barrett

Students link arms in remembrance, unity after Parkland shooting

Nadeen Al-Ostaz
April 4, 2018

Oxford High School students linked arms in the hallway in order to commemorate the lost lives of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Florida that took place earlier this year. At exactly...

New class schedule implemented for 2018-19 school year

Students will follow this new schedule for classes next school year.
April 2, 2018

As the year comes to a close, many students are beginning to sign up for classes, but a new schedule has been put underway for the 2018-19 school year, bringing with it new challenges and benefits for...

2018 Medieval Fair

2018 Medieval Fair
March 20, 2018

Seniors show off their knowledge of Medieval times at annual fair

Seniors at the fair set up different booths and activities for students to participate in. The fair ran from first through fourth period.
March 20, 2018

Every year seniors at Oxford High School are given the opportunity to show off what they have learned in their English IV classes about Medieval culture and literature. Students from both the high school...

French teacher travels world, shapes personality

French teacher Chelsea Shaffer takes a picture with her French students at Université de Pau in 2012. Shaffer made many trips to France and lived in Pau, Rouen and Argentan.
March 9, 2018

French teacher Chelsea Shaffer comes from a family that has travelled all over the world, and she decided to do the same herself. Shaffer has lived in France, Austria, Colorado, Arizona and California...

Girls’ soccer seniors commit to play at next level

Girls' soccer seniors commit to play at next level
March 6, 2018

Seniors Addison Mills, Grace Joyce, and Ally Shinall all signed to continue their soccer careers at the junior college and collegiate level. Mills signed with Delta State University while both Joyce...

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