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Touchdown for a Cure

The finishing touches are being put into place as the Clarkston gridiron heroes prepare to put on their baby blue and pink jerseys for the fourth annual Football for a Cure this Saturday, 7 p....more >>
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Football mothers take to the trials

By Olivia Shumaker Review Intern On July 31, the Scripps football field was as busy as before any game, but this time, it was the moms, rather than the boys, who were working their way through a football workout for Moms Camp....more >>
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Orion Chargers take North Oakland Baseball Federation

The 11U Orion Chargers are the 2012 North Oakland Baseball Federation (NOBF) "AAA" Division Champions. The league started play in late April and finished in July. The Chargers competed against other NOBF Teams from Clarkston, Oxford, Rochester, Troy, Holly and Lake Orion…Great Job Chargers! The Team features, front row, Andrew Nepjuk, Andre Orselli, Brandon Nepjuk (Bat Boy), Andrew Remer and Reid Schoenberg....more >>
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Athlete of the Week

Thundering impact

Travis Smith will be bringing the thunder as he suits up for Trine University football in the fall. "I feel very lucky to continue," he said about continuing his football career as a member of Thunder....more >>
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One last run around the bases

Megan Hastings played her last softball game as she represented the Clarkston Lady Wolves at the 2012 Michigan Division 1 All-State/All-Star Softball game, July 18. "It was pretty cool and exciting," she said....more >>

Rush for food, Aug. 17

Time to go grocery shopping and stock up for a good cause. The Clarkston High School Football program is collecting food on Friday, Aug. 17 for their 15th Annual Rush for Food. The Freshman, JV and Varsity football players will collect non-persishable food in local neighborhoods for Lighthouse Emergency Services in Independence Township to build awareness of a community need, promote team unity and give back to the community that supports them....more >>
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Learning new skills

Over 140 boys attended the Clarkston Wolves Football Camp, July 23-26. They learned fundamentals and played 6 vs. 6 games. "It was a lot of fun," said Jake Hodges. He has played football for seven years....more >>
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Kovacic spent summer running, winning

While everyone else has been on vacation or relaxing at home, Oxford High School senior and cross country wunderkind Brooke Kovacic hasn't rested much this summer. She's been running nonstop since the school year ended, and she's only getting faster....more >>
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Born September 2nd
1850: Eugene Field, poet and journalist.
1877: Frederick Soddy, named an isotope and received 1921 Nobel prize for chemistry.
1901: Adolph Rupp, basketball coach at the University of Kentucky who achieved a record 876 victories.
1948: Christa McAuliffe, the first civilian passenger on a space mission. During that mission, she and the six other crew members on the space shuttle Challenger perished in an explosion shortly after launch.
September 2nd
in history
1885: In Rock Springs, Wyoming Territory, 28 Chinese laborers are killed and hundreds more chased out of town by striking coal miners.
1898: Sir Herbert Kitchner leads the British to victory over the Mahdists at Omdurman and takes Khartoum.
1910: Alice Stebbins Wells is admitted to the Los Angeles Police Force as the first woman police officer to receive an appointment based on a civil service exam.
1915: Austro-German armies take Grodno, Poland.
1944: Troops of the U.S. First Army enter Belgium.More than 6,000 trucks of the Red Ball Express kept gasoline and other vital supplies rolling in as American troops and tanks pushed the Germans back toward their homeland.