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Regional victory first in 87 years

By Gabriel Ouzounian Review Staff Writer In 1925 the Lake Orion Dragons Boys Basketball team punched through their opponents to become the regional champions. Now, 87 years later, a first year coach and a young team has made LOHS history, when in a 48-42 win over the Waterford Mott Corsairs on March 14 the Dragons took the regional championship....more >>
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Strong finish at states

Local swimmers pushed themselves through the blue depths to come out on top at the 12 & Under Short Course State Championship, March 9-11 at Lake Orion High School. The Clarkston Sea Wolves finished in 15th place in the girls division with two relay teams taking sixth place....more >>

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Seniors leave mark

When the seniors stepped off of the basketball court for the last time they had left a mark on the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team for years to come. "We had six very talented and hard working seniors that showed a great deal of leadership," said Tim Wasilk, head coach....more >>
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Boys finish 12 in state, break records

The eight boys that qualified for the Division 1 State meet on March 9 have come home from the Eastern Michigan University meet after placing an overall 12 out of 28 teams. Four varsity record times were set....more >>
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Sunny spring start

Lady Kickers are back on the field as they hold their season opener on Thursday at home against Waterford Kettering. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Soccer team spent last week practicing and getting ready for the season before they played in the Lakes Area Showcase on Saturday....more >>
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Community involvement builds new field house

Brick by brick, the Wolves are building the foundation for the Clarkston High School stadium's field house. The field house will have team locker rooms for all the Clarkston athletic teams and will also be used for the marching band....more >>
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LEAGUE CHAMPS

From left in front are Clarkston Pony League Basketball players Spencer Pawlik, Ian McGregor, Joe Genoa, Jimmy Delnick, Adam Gohl, Evan Montgomery; back row, Michael Schwartz, Alex Barta, Mac Pearce, Matt Wright, Connor Giroux and Tanner Schulte....more >>
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Born September 30th
1863: Reinhard von Scheer, German admiral who commanded the German fleet at the Battle of Jutland.
1908: David Oistrakh, violinist.
1924: Truman Capote, author and playwright whose works include Breakfast at Tiffany's and In Cold Blood.
1927: W.S. Mervin, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet.
1928: Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor, writer, best known for his first book Night about his own experiences in concentration camps.
September 30th
in history
1846: The first anesthetized tooth extraction is performed by Dr. William Morton in Charleston, Massachusetts.
1864: Confederate troops fail to retake Fort Harrison from the Union forces during the siege of Petersburg.With Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia stubbornly clinging to Petersburg, Ulysses S. Grant decided to cut its vital rail lines.
1911: Italy declares war on Turkey over control of Tripoli.
1918: Bulgaria pulls out of World War I.In 1878, Bulgaria had no army. By 1913, it had one of the most formidable land forces in Europe.
1927: Babe Ruth hits his 60th homerun of the season off Tom Zachary in Yankee Stadium, New York City.