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All-Star Jenna Coates hits the court

Jenna Coates is set for her appearance at the Mizuno USA/Michigan Interscholastic Volleyball Coaches Association All-Star Classic on July 30. "I am looking forward to it," said the 2010 Clarkston High School graduate....more >>
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Athletes of the Week

Team jumps over obstacles

Riders on the Clarkston Junior Equestrian team took to the fairgrounds on June 12 and 13 and finished third. They competed in the Michigan Interscholastic Horsemanship Association junior competition at the 4H County Fairgrounds at Springfield Oaks County Park....more >>

Bikers, walkers help Kids Kicking Cancer

Local athletes can help young cancer patients fight their disease, at the Ride/Walk for Kids Kicking Cancer, July 18, at Waterford Hills Raceway, 4770 Waterford Road in Independence Township....more >>
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Walker helps 'east side' team to victory

By Leah Yanuszeski, Review Intern Even though the 2010 Lake Orion Football season came to a close months ago, one Dragon is still passing the ball around. Ben Walker, a 2010 LOHS graduate, was invited to play at the 30th annual MHSFCA East-West Michigan High School All Star football game....more >>
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Two booters sign with Warriors

Two former varsity girl soccer players will be transforming themselves from Wildcats into Warriors when they play soccer next season. It was announced on Saturday, July 3 that recent Oxford High School graduates Kelsey Littmann and Sarah Ricketts signed letters of intent to play soccer for the Rochester College Warriors next fall....more >>
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Born August 21st
1904: William Count Basie, American band leader and composer.
1936: Wilt Chamberlin, four-time MVP for the National Basketball Association and only player to score 100 points in a professional basketball game.
1938: Kenny Rogers, country singer.
August 21st
in history
1525: Estavao Gomes returns to Portugal after failing to find a clear waterway to Asia.
1794: France surrenders the island of Corsica to the British.
1808: Napoleon Bonaparte's General Junot is defeated by Wellington at the first Battle of the Peninsular War at Vimiero, Portugal.
1831: Nat Turner leads a slave revolt in Southampton County, Virginia that kills close to 60 whites.
1858: The first of a series of debates begins between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas. Douglas goes on to win the Senate seat in November, but Lincoln gains national visibility for the first time.