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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 18th
1819: Leon Foucault, French physicist.
1827: John Towsend Trowbridge, poet and author of books for boys, wrote the Jack Hazzard and Toby Trafford series.
1839: John Aitken, physician and meterologist.
1895: John G. Diefenbaker, prime minister of Canada from 1957 to 1963.
1905: Greta Garbo, actress nominated for Oscars for her roles in Anna Christie and Ninotcha.
September 18th
in history
1862: After waiting all day for a Union attack which never came at Antietam, Confederate General Robert E. Lee begins a retreat out of Maryland and back to Virginia.George McClellan and 'Fatal Thursday.'
1863: Union cavalry troops clash with a group of Confederates at Chickamauga Creek. Desperate stand at Chickamauga.
1874: The Nebraska Relief and Aid Society is formed to help farmers whose crops were destroyed by grasshoppers swarming throughout the American West.
1911: Russian Premier Piotr Stolypin dies four days after being shot at the Kiev opera house by socialist lawyer Dimitri Bogroff.
1914: The Irish Home Rule Bill becomes law, but is delayed until after World War I.