SPI
image
Palace Chrysler-Jeep
secimage

Digging Clarkston

When you come out to see the Independence Day Parade, you may notice some new colors along Main Street. During their June 25 meeting, the City approved a $1,000 expenditure on roses, hostas, and catmint the Department of Public Works planted on June 27....more >>

Opinions

Cooper's Comments

Celebration of freedom

Today is the Fourth of July, Independence Day, a celebration of everything that is the United States of America. Today is a day to slow down and think about something most of us take for granted everyday: What a wonderful place we live in....more >>

CSB receives award for community support

Clarkston State Bank was honored with this year's Community Enhancement Award on May 17 at the 27th Annual Clarkston Community Awards Breakfast. The award recognizes year long efforts that have enhanced the quality of the community....more >>

Spots available at Fife Camps

Spots are still open for fun summer camps. Fife Camp is July 16-20 and is open to boys entering grades 7-9 in the fall. From 8 a.m.- 3 p.m., you will stretch, build skills and participate in contests and games....more >>
Donald Turner
The Oxford Leader
Guido's Pizza
SPI Subscriptions
Saturday
12 - 27 - 14
05:14
December
arrow
S M T W T F S

123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
Site Search


Born December 27th
1822: Louis Pasteur, French chemist and microbiologist.
1829: Hinton Helper, southern abolitionist who wrote The Impending Crisis.
1901: Marlene Dietrich, German-born singer and actress.
1943: Cokie Roberts, American broadcast journalist.
December 27th
in history
1941: Japanese bombers attack Manila, despite its claim as an open city.
1944: General George S. Patton's Third Army, spearheaded by the 4th Armored Division, relieves the surrounded city of Bastogne in Belgium. A tanker remembers the attack.
1945: The International Monetary Fund and the Bank for Reconstruction and Development are created.
1947: The new Italian constitution is promulgated in Rome.
1950: The United States and Spain resume relations for the first time since the Spanish Civil War of the 1930s.