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O'Connor faces adversity, finds success in soccer

O’Connor faces adversity, finds success in soccer

Walker Bailey , Staff Writer 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...

Marawan Elghory, Maggie Livingston, Brannan Kovachev, Jack Ligon, Preston Hooker, Claire Pearson, Meredith Goza, Eve Gershon, Gillian Meyers, Siena Cizdziel, Sydney Rester and Anneke Buskes stand and smile. All 13 students were named National Merit Finalists.

13 OHS seniors named National Merit Finalists

Grace Logan, Sports Editor March 4, 2019

13 OHS seniors have been announced as National Merit Finalists. These seniors include Claire Pearson, Meredith Goza, Eve Gershon, Gillian Meyers, Sydney Rester, Siena Cizdziel, Marawan Elghory, Maggie...

Tennis coach Louis Nash smiles on the tennis court. Nash has been coaching at Oxford nineteen years.

Nash selected as finalist for National Tennis Coach of the Year

Edward Brown, Staff Writer February 28, 2019

Tennis coach Louis Nash has been selected as one of eight finalists for the National Tennis Coach of the Year by the National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA).  Nash was named as a nominee by the...

Charger Crossword Puzzle Answers

Charger Crossword Puzzle Answers

Eve Gershon, Features Editor, Business Manager February 28, 2019

Browns make right decision with Hunt, deserves second chance

Browns make right decision with Hunt, deserves second chance

Eli Solinger, Staff Writer February 27, 2019

Kareem Hunt, former NFL running back for the Kansas City Chiefs, was cut by the team last season after a video surfaced of him kicking a 19–year–old woman. On Monday, Feb. 11, he got a second chance...

Forget your phone, drivers should be focused on road

Forget your phone, drivers should be focused on road

Eve Gershon, Features Editor, Business Manager February 22, 2019

Pretend you’re reading this article. Now, what just happened in the room in front of you down to the last movement? Missed something? Not sure? Maybe you should have been paying attention. It’s the...

Logan Dodson poses with his wife, Kelsey, and son, William 'Still' after a football game. Dodson recently got married and had a child.

Teacher Feature of the Month: Q&A with Logan Dodson

Wesley Warrington, Staff Writer February 13, 2019

The Charger staff sat down with math teacher, Logan Dodson, who was recently married and had a child, to learn more about his life and the new life changes he has.  Q: Where are you from? A: I went...

'Glass' combines well-written story, cast

‘Glass’ combines well-written story, cast

Edward Brown, Staff Writer February 12, 2019

Wrapping up the stories from the movies “Unbreakable” and “Split,” M. Night Shyamalan’s 2019 superhero thriller “Glass” combines a wonderfully written story and a well-known cast to create...

Freshman Ember Reysen presents her science fair project to one of the judges. The science fair took place on Jan. 23, and it allowed students to better their public speaking skills while learning new things about their topics.

Students participate in OHS science fair, gain public speaking skills

Rosie Frugé, Staff Writer February 6, 2019

On Wednesday, Jan. 23 over 60 students participated in the high school science fair. These students, like freshman Kara Beth Purdom, began the research process in October, but the experimenting process...

'You' captures attention as addictive social media horror story

‘You’ captures attention as addictive social media horror story

Wesley Warrington, Staff Writer January 31, 2019

The Netflix original TV series “You,” which is based on Caroline Kepnes’ book: “You,” has gained an immense amount of popularity since it was released in September. The first season of this show,...

Senior Addie Thompson defends the ball against a Lafayette Commodores player earlier this season. The Charger's game against Clinton was also senior night for the girls' team, where seven seniors were honored.

Lady Chargers survive, advance, defeat Clinton 4-2

Walker Bailey, Staff Writer January 29, 2019

The Oxford Lady Chargers overcame multiple deficits to defeat the Clinton Arrows in extra time on Monday, Jan. 28. The Lady Chargers won 4-2 and overcame deficits of 1-0 and 2-1 to do so. “I think...

Lights adorn the Square in Oxford, Miss. Mayor Robyn Tannehill brought back old Oxford tradition of having Christmas lights on the Square this year.

Mayor Tannehill brings back old Christmas tradition

Rosie Frugé, Staff Writer December 20, 2018

Mayor Robyn Tannehill brought back the tradition of having lights adorn the buildings and areas around the Square in order to bring Christmas cheer this year. Tannehill decided that she would bring...

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