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Kassel shares experience as teen mom throughout high school

Kassel shares experience as teen mom throughout high school

Caroline Berry, editor-in-chief December 20, 2023

For most, New Year’s Day is associated  with resolutions, new habits, and plans for  the future. On Jan. 1, 2021, however, OHS senior Sarah Kassel received news that would  alter her plans not only...

Record number of students make Mississippi All-State Honor Choir

Record number of students make Mississippi All-State Honor Choir

Hud Clark, staff writer November 6, 2023

A record number of over 20 students at Oxford  high School have been selected for the Mississippi  all-State Honor Choir. Oxford’s choir director, Wiliam Ardrey, is excited to see so many of his students...

National Honor Society chapter begins new community service projects

National Honor Society chapter begins new community service projects

Ellie Jones, co-features editor November 6, 2023

The Oxford High School National  Honor Society (NHS) is being revived  this year with new community ser  ice and tutoring projects throughout  Oxford. The class of 2024 is working  to expand the...

Kipping named most beautiful in OHS Parade of Beauties

Kipping named most beautiful in OHS Parade of Beauties

Makayla Jennings, co-features editor November 6, 2023

Oxford High School held their annual  pageant on Oct. 26, 2023. This is the third year of the pageant’s new format,  the Parade of Beauties.  Alison Schmelzer is the teacher sponsor of Parade of Beauties....

2023 graduate begins music career, releases first single

2023 graduate begins music career, releases first single

Lucy Lilly, staff writer October 5, 2023

Class of 2023 graduate, Harley Baker, graduated high school early to pursue her music career. Baker released her newest song on Sept. 12 at midnight. This next step in her career has made her lifelong...

Foreign exchange students from Germany, Ukraine come to OHS

Foreign exchange students from Germany, Ukraine come to OHS

Ellie Jones, co-features editor October 5, 2023

Oxford High School has welcomed two foreign exchange students, Justus Schmidt and Mariia, or Masha, Hontarenko, for the 2023-2024 school year.  Schmidt, a junior in high school, is one of the exchange...

Fite joins OHS cheer staff as assistant coach

Fite joins OHS cheer staff as assistant coach

Addison Franks, co-news editor October 5, 2023

  Oxford High School was looking to hire a second cheer coach to assist head coach Lauren Lauzon for the 2023-2024 school year. After some searching they found, now assistant coach, Lauren Fite....

New assistant principal, Lorenzo Grimes, joins administrative staff

New assistant principal, Lorenzo Grimes, joins administrative staff

Henry Haley, associate editor September 1, 2023

As the new school year at OHS has begun, students may see a new face in the hallways: Assistant Principal Lorenzo Grimes. Grimes will serve as one of the four assistant principals at OHS this year. Formerly,...

OHS Spanish teacher takes on new role as Speech and Debate coach

OHS Spanish teacher takes on new role as Speech and Debate coach

Jackson Nemesek, staff writer September 1, 2023

James “Señor” Jimenez first came to Oxford School District in 2022 as a Spanish teacher. With many changes to the coaching staffs of several activities this academic year, Jimenez has stepped up to...

Summer Spotlights 2023

Summer Spotlights 2023

Ellie Jones and Lucy Lilly September 1, 2023

Rachel Cohen: Lott Leadership Over the summer, Rachel Cohen, a senior at Oxford High School, participated in a program called Lott Leadership. Lott is a program where participants stay on the Ole Miss...

Oxford Pole-Vaulting Prodigy continues to shatter records

Oxford Pole-Vaulting Prodigy continues to shatter records

Andrews Mclellan, entertainment editor March 30, 2023

Oxford High School and future Arkansas Razorback pole vaulter John Scott Kendricks has shattered records across the state of Mississippi and does not plan to stop in the Sip. Coming from a family of athletes...

Arts and Baking

Arts and Baking

Kendall Kipping, staff writer March 30, 2023

The Brown family, consisting of Brooks and Emily Brown and their daughters, Margaret, Grace, and Lucy Brown, is a family filled with creative and imaginative minds. This family moved to Oxford in recent...

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