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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 August 23rd
1883: Jonathan Wainwright, U.S. general who fought against the Japanese on Corregidor in the Philippines and was forced to surrender.
1898: Albert Claude, biologist who won the 1974 Nobel for his work on the sub-structure of the cell. He never graduated from high school.
1912: Gene Kelly, dancer, choreographer and actor.
1931: H.O. Smith, molecular biologist credited with helping 'open the door' on genetic engineering.
1934: Sonny (Christian) Jurgensen, professional football player and sports announcer.
August 23rd
in history
1863: Union batteries cease their first bombardment of Fort Sumter, leaving it a mass of rubble but still unconquered by the Northern besiegers.
1900: Booker T. Washington forms the National Negro Business League in Boston, Massachusetts.
1902: Fanny Farmer, among the first to emphasize the relationship of diet to health, opens her School of Cookery in Boston.
1914: The Emperor of Japan declares war on Germany.
1926: American film star Rudolph Valentino dies, causing world-wide hysteria and a number of suicides.