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Parrish, Kuntz double as PA announcers around town

Parrish, Kuntz double as PA announcers around town

Caroline Crews, Features Editor

November 4, 2016


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For OHS teachers Daniel Parrish and Tyler Kuntz, speaking is their business. They speak in academic tones in the classroom, but in their lives as Public Address (PA) announcers for sporting events, their speech becomes bold and animated. Parrish is the PA announcer for Oxford Charger varsity football,...

Exclusive: Oxford resident, Holocaust survivor speaks out for first time

Exclusive: Oxford resident, Holocaust survivor speaks out for first time

Davis McCool, Editor-In-Chief

November 1, 2016


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At the age of seven, Otto Puttman experienced anti-semitism in the highest form, was driven out of his home country, and began to prepare for the storm that was to come. At age eleven, he was ripped from his family, friends, and community, and was forced into the midst of the deadliest genocide in...

Crews taking skills high into sky

Crews taking skills high into sky

Molly Archer, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016


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Oxford High School senior Battle Crews takes his talents to new heights this year. He has been working to acquire his pilot license at Air Venture Flight School in Olive Branch, Mississippi.  After he earns his license, Battle hopes to join the University of Mississippi’s Air Force ROTC program. “For...

Student pursues “music without rules”

Student pursues “music without rules”

Emma Scott, News Editor

September 19, 2016


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Some students sing, play an instrument, or do both. One student, however, is expressing his musical abilities through a lesser known genre titled “noise music.” “I do a project called ‘Sick Grrl,' where I use modern electronic music programs and antiquated technology, like older microphones,...

Junior India Austin takes trip of lifetime in Caribbean through The Broad Reach Foundation

Junior India Austin takes trip of lifetime in Caribbean through The Broad Reach Foundation

Mia Sinha, Opinions Editor

September 13, 2016


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Imagine living on a boat drifting through open waters, diving deep into the ocean with heavy scuba gear on, swimming with exotic marine life, and watching the ecosystem of a coral reef move through it’s routine. This is the adventure Junior, India Austin, had the privilege to take this past summer. In M...

Oxford family launches summer sailing camp

Oxford family launches summer sailing camp

Caroline Crews, Features Editor

September 7, 2016


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Sailing is not an activity that is closely associated with North Mississippi.  However, an Oxford family is attempting to change that.  This summer, the Sabatier family launched Blackjack Sailing, a sailing day camp for eight to 17-year-olds. The camp included three 5-day sessions during the last three wee...

Delta Springs introduces themselves to Mississippi one show at a time

Delta Springs introduces themselves to Mississippi one show at a time

Livvy Cohen, staff writer

August 31, 2016


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Delta Springs, one of Oxford’s most fiery incoming bands, is beginning to make a name for itself in town. Consisting of Sam Stevens (lead singer and lead guitar), Will Smith (lead vocals and rhythm guitar), Watson Turnipseed (drummer) and Patrick Mink (bass), Delta Springs has ignited a fire that...

Can you guess the OHS senior?

Can you guess the OHS senior?

Sariya Khan, Christie Forgette, and Margie Morgan

May 13, 2016


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Civil War: Whose Side Are You On?

Civil War: Whose Side Are You On?

Edward Morgan and Carter Diggs

May 13, 2016


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Which OHS Administrator Are You?

Which OHS Administrator Are You?

March 31, 2016


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Academic team take home first and fifth place at regional competition

Academic team take home first and fifth place at regional competition

March 3, 2016


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“We are the champions, yes,” said one of the Oxford High Academic team sponsors, Shaundi Wall. In February, the OHS A and B Academic quiz bowl teams took home first and fifth place at the 30th Annual University of Mississippi Academic Invitational Tournament in Jackson. This competition...

Carpenter creates poetic magic

Carpenter creates poetic magic

Mia Sinha, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016


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It takes a lot of guts to stand in front of your peers and speak, but to recite poetry with heart and soul is an entirely other level of bravery. For the past few months, OHS senior Annalyn Carpenter has been participating in Poetry Out Loud competitions. It started with an in-class competition,...

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