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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 >>

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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 >>
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Born April 1st
1815: Otto Von Bismarck, chancellor of Germany.
1868: Edmond Rostand, French dramatist (Cyrano de Bergerac).
1883: Lon Chaney, film actor.
1883: William Manchester, U.S. historian and biographer.
1895: Alberta Hunter, blues singer.
April 1st
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1920: Germany's Workers Party changes its name to the Nationalist Socialist German Worker's Party (Nazis).
1924: Adolf Hitler sentenced to five years in prison for the Beer Hall Putsch.
1928: China's Chiang Kai-shek begins attacks on communists.
1929: The yo-yo is introduced in the United States by Louie Marx.
1939: The Spanish Civil War effectively ends with the official recognition of Franco's government.