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Back on track with win

Cagers were back on track after posting their first loss in the season to Detroit Community on Jan. 17. They followed the 46-37 loss at home with a win on the road against Southfield last Friday, 64-48....more >>
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Excelling on court, in classroom

Senior Megan Hastings boosted her Clarkston Lady Wolves Varsity Basketball team last Thursday, adding 16 points to the score in the win against North Farmington, 58-42. "She is not the tallest, fastest or most athletic kid on the floor but she uses her strengths of mental toughness and knowledge of the game to excel," said mom, Kaye....more >>
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Lady Wolves still undefeated with win

Junior Delaney Kenny was ready to get back on the basketball court after sitting out a few games with a concussion. Within the first few minutes in the 58-42 win over North Farmington last Thursday she scored four points....more >>

Win on ice

Icers took care of an OAA Red league foe last week, beating Oxford at their home turf, 10-4. Senior Gabe Comos opened the game with the Clarkston Boys Varsity Hockey team's first goal....more >>

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No gutters here

The Clarkston Girls Bowling team took second place at the Oakland County Bowling Tournament on Saturday. They lost a close game to Lake Orion, 379-373. On the road to the finals they beat Walled Lake Central, Oxford and Farmington Hills Mercy....more >>

Staying strong

The Wolves continued to rule the snowy hill at Pine Knob as they remained undefeated after racing against Andover and Rochester last Thursday. During the Giant Slalom, they beat Andover, 13-23, and Rochester, 10-38....more >>
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Born August 29th
1915: Ingrid Bergman, Oscar winning actress famous whose films include Casablanca and Anastasia.
1920: Charlie Bird Parker, self-taught jazz saxophonist, pioneer of the new cool movement.
1924: Dinah Washington, singer known in the 50s as Queen of the Harlem Blues.
1927: Marion Williams, gospel singer.
1958: Michael Jackson, pop singer, entertainer.
August 29th
in history
1533: In Peru, the Inca chief Atahualpa is executed by orders of Francisco Pizarro, although the chief had already paid his ransom.
1776: General George Washington retreats during the night from Long Island to New York City.
1793: Slavery is abolished in Santo Domingo.
1862: Union General John Pope's army is defeated by a smaller Confederate force at the Second Battle of Bull Run.
1882: Australia defeats England in cricket for the first time. The following day a obituary appears in the Sporting Times addressed to the British team.