Category Archives: Education

Lafayette County School Board swears in East, Larson

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By Chaning Green News Writer The Lafayette County School Board hosted its first meeting of the new year Monday evening in the Lafayette County School District Central Office. Before the meeting could begin, the two newest board members, elected in November’s election, had to be sworn into office. Lafayette County Justice Court Judge Johnny Wayne McLarty […]

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County and city school resume after winter break

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By Chaning Green News Writer School district employees and students returned to the classroom this week in both Oxford and Lafayette County after two weeks of winter break. The second half of the school year is the final stretch for seniors, a new season for extra curriculars and much more for students and faculty alike. […]

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Willie Price to hold fundraiser for new playground

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By Chaning Green News Writer Willie Price Lab School is in the final stages of preparing for their special dinner and silent auction to be held Thursday, January 12, in the upstairs of Bouré on the Square. The fundraiser was put made possible through the donations of local businesses and artists and was organized by […]

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OHS students take scientific tour of Woodlawn-Davis

  By Chaning Green, News Writer   Students from Oxford High School’s new Field Experiences class received and exclusive tour last week of future sight of the Woodlawn-Davis Nature Reserve. Conservation Education Manager Mitch Robinson, who works for the Strawberry Plains Audubon Center, has been working with the park and led the tour. He connected […]

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Aerial Productions Photography is open for business

By Chaning Green, News Writer Eli Hartnett is a 16-year-old student at Oxford High School who has taken one of his hobbies to new, and lucrative, heights. Several months ago, Harnett incorporated Aerial Productions Photography, LLC where he uses a drone to photograph real estate properties, construction projects, landscapes and more. Hartnett first developed an […]

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