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Lady Wolves represent the best in All-Star softball game

Bailee Braunreuther and Taylor Hasselbach headed to Lansing to play one last game as teammates. Both were invited to play in the Michigan High School Softball Coaches Association All-Star game at Rainey Park on Wednesday....more >>
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Dawgs take a big bite

Boys from the Clarkston Riverdawgs 10U team showed their competition it's hard to keep a good Dawg down. They were down 4-0 when they went against the Michigan Red Sox. Knowing they could do better, they fought back during the "Best of the Best" Grand Blanc Baseball Tournament....more >>
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Kicking good time

The Flying Buffalos cheered after the orange soccer ball rolled past their opponents during a game on the Clarkston High School field, July 14. Girls, going into third to ninth grade, participated in the Future Wolves Soccer Camp....more >>

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Run, swim and roll in money for Leukemia and Lymphony Society

Athletes are warming up as they get ready for the seventh annual Craig Greenfield Memorial Tri and Du held on August 1. The event is held in memory of Craig Greenfield, who died from non-Hodgkin's lymphona in 2000....more >>
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Born August 31st
1918: Daniel Schorr, journalist.
1935: Eldridge Cleaver, political activist and author of Soul on Fire.
1936: Marva Collins, innovative educator who started Chicago's one-room school, Westside Preparatory.
1945: Van Morrison, Irish singer, songwriter.
1945: Itzhak Perlman, violinist.
August 31st
in history
1928: Kurt Weill's The Threepenny Opera opens in Berlin.
1940: Joseph Avenol steps down as Secretary-General of the League of Nations.
1942: The British army under General Bernard Law Montgomery defeats Field Marshal Erwin Rommel's Afrika Korps in the Battle of Alam Halfa in Egypt.
1944: The British Eighth Army penetrates the German Gothic Line in Italy.
1949: Six of the 16 surviving Union veterans of the Civil War attend the last-ever encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic, held in Indianapolis, Indiana.