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Lady Wolves up rivals in opener

Lady Cagers had no problem putting the heat on their crosstown rivals Lake Orion in the second half last Friday to come out with a 53-17 win in their home opener. "Our defensive pressure gave Lake Orion some problems," said Tim Wasilk, head coach for Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball....more >>
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Athlete of the Week

School and sports success

Senior Ethan Frick had left a lingering impression on one of his coach during the Clarkston Boys Varsity Football season. "Ethan was a pleasure to coach," said Tony Miller, Wolves' defensive coordinator....more >>
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Moscovic returns as head coach

A familiar face to Clarkston Wrestling is back in a new role as native Derek Moscovic takes over as head coach for the varsity team. One of his goals in his new role is to carry on the Clarkston tradition....more >>

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Ice success

The Clarkston Varsity Hockey team added put their first win on the boards on Dec. 1 with a 4-1 win over St. Clair Shores Unified. The Wolves satisfied that hunger against the Lakers, who were a state-ranked team for much of last season....more >>

Holiday movie at CHS

Clarkston High School is holding movie night on Wednesday Dec. 14 and is showing the movie "Elf," rated PG (PG). The movie begins 7:30 p.m. in the high school gym. Tickets are available at the door for $5 or students can buy pre sale tickets for $3 at the high school during all lunches....more >>
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Born September 16th
1893: Albert Szent-Gyorgyi, biochemist who isolated vitamin C.
1925: Charlie Byrd, jazz guitarist.
1925: B.B. King, blues guitarist.
1926: John Knowles, writer (A Separate Peace).
1950: Henry Louis Gates Jr., critic and scholar.
September 16th
in history
1934: Anti-Nazi Lutherans stage protest in Munich.Unprecedented in history, the Nuremberg Trial brought high-ranking Nazis to justice 12 years later.
1940: Congress passes the Selective Service Act, which calls for the first peacetime draft in U.S. history.
1942: The Japanese base at Kiska in the Aleutian Islands is raided by American bombers.Led by legendary flier Jimmy Doolittle, 16 U.S. Army B-25 bombers broke through Japanese defenses on April 18, 1942, to strike Tokyo and other cities in broad daylight.
1945: Japan surrenders Hong Kong to Britain.RAF officer Aidan MacCarthy narrowly escaped the Nazis, spent three years in Japanese POW camps and survived the atomic bombing of Nagasaki.
1950: The U.S. 8th Army breaks out of the Pusan Perimeter in South Korea and begins heading north to meet MacArthur's troops heading south from Inchon.A year after leaving West Point, Lt. Joe Kingston was en route to Korea, where he, like a lot of others, found himself retreating and advancing in a single day.