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Lady kickers are new but look promising on field

By Tahra Gribbin Review Intern The Lake Orion High School Girl's Varsity Soccer team kicked off their pre-season in a tournament last Saturday, March 24. Head Coach Randy McCoy is a math teacher at Lake Orion High School....more >>
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Girls LAX team roars in debut game

It was an historic night at Wildcat Stadium Monday as Oxford High School's girls lacrosse team played its debut game as a full-fledged varsity sport. And what a debut it was as the team stomped Walled Lake United 19-4....more >>
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Lady Wolves fall in opener

Lady Kickers headed back to the field under the bright sun and cold wind on Monday afternoon. After the season opener ended in a loss to Waterford Kettering, 1-0, practice would serve as the place to work on a few techniques....more >>
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Girls LAX is young but trained, talented, ready

Some high school sports teams often struggle for support in certain areas, be it enrollment, coaches, or equal varsity and JV support. Fortunately for the girls of Lake Orion High Schools Lacrosse teams, running the team is a family affair....more >>
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High-flying Hillebrand sets pole vault record

Oxford High School senior Sarah Hillebrand set the Oakland County Indoor Pole Vault record at the Oakland County Indoor Track Championships held March 22 at Macomb Community College....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Going for a 3-peat

The stage was set for the third time as players from Our Lady of the Lakes stepped onto the court at Breslin Center at Michigan State University in East Lansing for the third consecutive time, March 17....more >>
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Grad named All-American

Clarkston High School 2011 graduate Matt Vandermeer finished his first wrestling season at Lake Erie College as All-American, March 10. He finished in sixth place at the NCAA Division II Wrestling Championships at Colorado State University University -Pueblo....more >>
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1905: Mary Renault (Mary Challans), author who wrote about her wartime experiences in The Last of the Wine and The King Must Die.
1908: Richard Wright, novelist best known for Native Son.
1918: Paul Harvy, radio commentator.
1920: Craig Claiborne, food critic and cookbook author.
1920: Maggie Higgins, the first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize (1951) for international reporting, for her work in Korean war zones.
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1781: Los Angeles, first an Indian village Yangma, is founded by Spanish decree.
1787: Louis XVI of France recalls parliament.
1790: Jacques Necker is forced to resign as finance minister in France.
1820: Czar Alexander declares that Russian influence in North America extends as far south as Oregon and closes Alaskan waters to foreigners.
1862: Robert E. Lee's Confederate army invades Maryland, starting the Antietam Campaign. New York Tribune reporter George Smalley scooped the world with his vivid account of the Battle of Antietam.