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Gallery: Oakville High School Band travels to France for 75th D-Day anniversary

Gallery: Oakville High School Band travels to France for 75th D-Day anniversary

June 28, 2019

The Oakville High School Tiger Band traveled to Normandy, France earlier this month, where they participated in events commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day. As part of the trip, students brought Missouri sand to place on the graves of Missouri soldiers buried at the American cemeteries at Saint-Jame...

Whether Blues win or not, they represent all of us

Whether Blues win or not, they represent all of us

June 13, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com By the time this issue arrives in most of your mailboxes, you’ll know whether the St. Louis Blues won the Stanley Cup. But at the time I’m writing this, all I know is that they lost Sunday and are set to play the Boston Bruins in...

Oakville band to perform at D-Day festivities

Flutists Samantha Kern, Cara Darmody and Catherine Elking play the ‘Service Song Medley’ at the Oakville Tiger Band concert June 1 at St. Bernadette. The event helped fundraise for the Marching Tigers’ trip to perform in France in 2019. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

June 5, 2019

Flutists Samantha Kern, Cara Darmody and Catherine Elking play the ‘Service Song Medley’ at the Oakville Tiger Band concert June 1, 2018, at St. Bernadette. The event helped fundraise for the Marching Tigers’ trip to perform in France. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Jessica Belle Kramer For...

Oakville band needs to raise $500,000 for D-Day trip to France

The Oakville High School Tiger Band perform in a parade.

November 19, 2018

The Oakville High School Tiger Band will be front and center at the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landing in Normandy, France, in June 2019 — but they need to raise more than $500,000 to get there. So far, the band has raised $30,000 toward its goal. The band has several fundraisers coming up this fall...

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