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Wolves ready to keep Highlanders low in home opener

It's time for the Wolves' gridiron gang to get back to work - beginning with their season opener against Rochester Adams. "It's going to be a tough one," said Wolves Football Head Coach Kurt Richardson....more >>
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Tough line to crack

Throughout the off season the Clarkston Wolves have proven themselves on and off the field. Doing much of the work on the field, and getting none of the glory are the offensive linemen....more >>

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Wolves sink three wins in soccer tournament

Clarkston High School kickers started their season undefeated during the weekend. They came back from the Traverse City Invitational winning all three of their games - TC Central, 2-0, Petoskey, 3-0, and Traverse City West, 2-1....more >>
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Goal reached!

The Clarkston Football program gathered 4,600 pounds of food for Lighthouse Emergency Services. They accomplished their goal within a few hours during their 13th Annual Rush for Food....more >>

Dragons fired up about 2010 football season

Chris Bell knows his Lake Orion Dragons came up one step short of an Oakland Activities Association Red Division title a year ago. But Bell, the veteran head coach, is hoping that year of experience gives his youthful team longer legs they can use to get over the hump in 2010....more >>

Boys' tennis coach optimistic about 'rebuilding' season

Looking to build off last year's 7-2 momentum, boys' tennis Coach Eric Bracciano says he and his team are setting up for a good season. "We graduated seven or eight guys last year, which is a large portion of the team....more >>
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Born September 22nd
1791: Michael Faraday, English physicist, inventor of the dynamo, the transformer and the electric motor.
1885: Erich Von Stroheim, director, actor and screenwriter best known for Greed.
1902: John Houseman, director, producer and actor.
1909: David Reisman, sociologist, author of The Lonely Crowd.
1927: Tommy Lasorda, manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team from 1975 to 1996.
September 22nd
in history
1862: President Lincoln issues a proclamation calling for all slaves within the rebel states to be freed on January 1, a political move that helps keep the British from intervening on the side of the South.
1864: Union General Philip Sheridan defeats Confederate General Jubal Early's troops at the Battle of Fisher's Hill, in Virginia.Winchester, Virginia, saw more of the war than any other place North or South.
1869: The Cincinnati Red Stockings, the first professional baseball team, arrive in San Francisco after a rollicking, barnstorming tour of the West.Jackie Robinson and the Brooklyn Dodgers.
1893: Bicycle makers Charles and Frank Duryea show off the first American automobile produced for sale to the public by taking it on a maiden run through the streets of Springfield, Massachusetts.
1906: Race riots in Atlanta, Georgia leave 21 people dead.