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Local triathletes place in Craig Greenfield race

Sunday was a good day for Clarkston Multisport Team. Several of the local athletes placed and/or beat personal best times at the Craig Greenfield Memorial Triathlon and Duathlon. "We did great a fantastic turn out by CMT," said team member Bob Light....more >>
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Sea Wolves take over league

The Sea Wolves swim team jumped into the pool at Oakhurst County Club, celebrating their win. Ths team won the Rochester Area Swim League Championship. The Sea Wolves won the championship with an impressive showing during the finals on July 24 and 25....more >>
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Image Photography division champs

Team Creator's Image Photography won the Championship in Independence Township Parks and Recreation's 15-18 year old division. They played Team Rumble V Band of Lake Orion, July 31, winning 7-5....more >>
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Dawgs out to play and win

Hitters fought through five consecutive games to win the Michigan Baseball Players Association Tri-State Showdown. The Clarkston Riverdawgs 9U team road to victory began on July 16 as they defeated Decatur, 15-1, and Gull Lake Storm, 18-2, in Kalamazoo....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
1863: Confederate raiders under William Quantrill strike Lawrence, Kansas, leaving 150 civilians dead.
1864: Confederate General A.P. Hill attacks Union troops south of Petersburg, Va., at the Weldon railroad. His attack is repulsed, resulting in heavy Confederate casualties.
1915: Italy declares war on Turkey.
1942: U.S. Marines turn back the first major Japanese ground attack on Guadalcanal in the Battle of Tenaru.
1944: The Dumbarton Oaks conference, which lays the foundation for the establishment of the United Nations, is held in Washington, D.C.