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Middle school girls LaX open opportunities

By Gabriel Ouzounian Review Co-Editor Lake Orion is a sports town, as any crowd gathered at the average Dragon Football game will illustrate. But football is but one sport and thanks to the efforts of Coach Bill Booth and Athletic Director Bill Reiss, the next few years should see a marked improvement in the quality of the high school's girls lacrosse team....more >>
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Going to St. Clair

The last home game for Jake Forsten on Clarkston High School's baseball field was memorable, May 25. Parents and his teammates huddled around him as he put a piece of paper on head coach Phil Price's back and put down his signature....more >>
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Athletes of The Week

Hard hitting season

Don Peters described the Clarkston Girls Varsity Softball season in one word - awesome. "Obviously having a 36-5 season is awesome," added the head coach. "But more important was how they played together....more >>

Bikers cross state for good cause

Five Clarkston residents participated in the 31st Annual Pedal Across Lower Michigan, June 23-29. Riders Fred Irish, Tom Miller, Chris Peterson and Bob Walters made up the group Clarkston PALM Riders and covered 285 miles during the six days....more >>
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Born March 3rd
1847: Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the first telephone as well as other devices.
1873: William Green, President of the American Federation of Labor.
1895: Matthew Ridgway, U.S. Army leader in World War II and Korea.
1911: Jean Harlow, (Hell's Angels, Dinner at Eight).
1916: Robert Whitehead, Broadway producer (Bus Stop, A Man for All Seasons).
March 3rd
in history
1931: President Herbert Hoover signs a bill that makes Francis Scott Key's Star Spangled Banner, the national anthem.
1939: In Bombay, Gandhi begins a fast to protest the state's autocratic rule.
1940: A Nazi air raid kills 108 on a British liner in the English Channel.
1941: Moscow denounces the Axis rule in Bulgaria.
1942: The RAF raids the industrial suburbs of Paris.