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Coach made a difference

A special token is on the football helmets for sixth-grade players at Everest Academy. Placed on each helmet is a sticker with the initials "JU" in honor of their coach Jim Urban, who passed away suddenly at the beginning of his fourth year coaching football, Aug....more >>
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Athlete of The Week

Acing the court

Senior Angela Niezgoda is counting on her experience and leadership to help her teammates make it to Battle Creek for the MHSAA Volleyball State Finals. "I think confidence is really key for us," she said, reflecting back to the Clarkston High School Girls Varsity Volleyball team's trip to quarterfinals last year....more >>
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High hopes for last road game

With two games to go until the Wolves secure a berth in postseason playoffs, they're looking to knock off Royal Oak this Friday. The Ravens are 0-5 in OAA Red and 1-5 overall, including two shutouts, but the boys and coaches aren't taking it lightly....more >>
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Runners on top as head to county race

Senior Natalie Smith kept her pace through the wet and muddy terrain of Dehlia Park during the Hanson Invite on Saturday. She finished in first and along with her teammates, won the varsity race for the Clarkston High School Girls Cross Country team....more >>

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Confidence on the field

Kickers have a key characteristic as they go into a busy week they have confidence. After last week's win-loss split between their games against Rochester and Rochester Adams, they are looking ahead to tough games against Brother Rice and Lapeer East as they get ready for MHSAA District playoffs a few weeks away....more >>
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Born March 2nd
1900: Kurt Weill, German-born composer (The Threepenny Opera).
1904: Henry Dreyfuss, industrial designer of everything from telephones to the interior of the Boeing 707.
1904: Theodor Seuss Geisel [Dr. Seuss], author of numerous children's books including The Cat in the Hat and Green Eggs and Ham.
1923: Doc Watson, singer and guitarist.
1931: Mikhail Gorbachev, Secretary General of the Soviet Union. Responsible for restructuring the Soviet economy (perestroika) and openness and information (glasnost).
March 2nd
in history
1908: An international conference on arms reduction opens in London.
1908: Gabriel Lippman introduces the new three-dimensional color photography at the Academy of Sciences.
1917: Congress passes the Jones Act making Puerto Rico a territory of the United States and makes the inhabitants U.S. citizens.
1923: In Italy, Mussolini admits that women have a right to vote, but declares that the time is not right.
1930: Novelist D.H. Lawrence dies of tuberculosis in a sanitarium in Vence, France, at the age of 45.