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Golf outing for football

Deadline to sign up for the 12th Annual Clarkston Football Family and Friends Golf Outing is this Friday. The golf event is Aug. 3. Registration begins at noon at Pine Knob Golf Course in Clarkston....more >>
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Rolling in the learning

Future Wolves Girls Soccer Camp wrapped last Thursday after four days of fun and learning. The camp was led by Clarkston High School Girls Varsity Soccer Head Coach Sarah Wasilk, her coaching staff and varsity players....more >>
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Kicking overseas

Kicker Jimmy Todd is heading to Shanghai, China, this week to compete in the Manchester United Soccer Club World Cup U-15 Finals. Todd and his 14 teammates from the Nike Premier Vardar Soccer Club will represent the United States at the event....more >>
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Perfecting Cager skills

Sixty basketball players filled with energy and excitement overtook the Clarkston High School gym last week for Fife Fundamentals Camp. "It was a great week," said Dan Fife, head coach for the Clarkston Boys Varsity Basketball team....more >>
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Top in their league

The Michigan Impact White U-12 Girls team won the championship for the Michigan Youth Soccer League U-13 Girls Red Division. They finished in first with a record 7-2-1 for the spring season....more >>
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Born October 2nd
1871: Cordell Hull, Secretary of State for President Franklin Roosevelt.
1879: Wallace Stevens, poet.
1890: Julius Henry 'Groucho' Marx, comedian, one of the five Marx brothers (the others being Chico, Harpo, Zeppo and Gummo).
1900: William A. 'Bud' Abbot, comedian, the straight man to Lou Costello.
1901: Roy Campbell, poet (The Flaming Terrapin).
October 2nd
in history
1879: A dual alliance is formed between Austria and Germany, in which the two countries agree to come to the other's aid in the event of aggression.
1909: Orville Wright sets an altitude record, flying at 1,600 feet. This exceeded Hubert Latham's previous record of 508 feet. Aviation Pioneer Glenn Curtiss
1931: Aerial circus star Clyde Pangborn and playboy Hugh Herndon, Jr. set off to complete the first nonstop flight across the Pacific Ocean from Misawa City, Japan.
1941: The German army launches Operation Typhoon, the drive towards Moscow.
1950: The comic strip Peanuts, by Charles M. Schultz, makes its first appearance in newspapers.