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Wolves wear pink and blue for second Football for a Cure

The gridiron gang is getting their gear ready for the annual pre-season scrimmage. After last year's success in their first annual Football for a Cure the boys are suiting up again in pink and blue, Aug....more >>
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Grapplers compete in Junior Olympics

Clarkston High School Seniors Matt Vandermeer and Jeff Sloney are heading to Virginia Beach this week for some sun, some fun and lots of wins. Both are heading to Virginia with Team Michigan to compete in wrestling during the AAU Junior Olympics, starting Aug....more >>
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Cagers work hard, play hard at Fife Camp

Dan Fife was proud as he watched the players in the gym on the hot Friday afternoon. The long-time Boys Varsity Basketball and Hall of Fame coach saw a lot of determination in all of the players during his Dan Fife Basketball Camp....more >>
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Jump by jump

Thirty-five campers jumped, ran and threw through a good time at Clarkston Track and Field Camp. "It's a camp to make sure they have fun and they learn all the events," said John Yorke, Girls Varsity Track Coach....more >>
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Born October 1st
1904: Vladimir Horowitz, Russian-born American virtuoso pianist.
1924: Jimmy Carter, 39th president of the U.S. (1977-1981)
1932: Albert Collins, guitarist.
1935: Julie Andrews (Julia Elizabeth Wells), actress and singer whose films include Mary Poppins and The Sound of Music.
1946: Tim O'Brien, novelist (The Things They Carried, In the Lake of the Woods).
October 1st
in history
1878: General Lew Wallace is sworn in as governor of New Mexico Territory. He went on to deal with the Lincoln County War, Billy the Kid and write Ben-Hur. His Civil War heroics earned him the moniker Savior of Cincinnati.
1890: Yosemite National Park is dedicated in California.
1908: The Ford Model T, the first car for millions of Americans, hits the market. Over 15 million Model Ts are eventually sold, all of them black. Visiting the Past: Automotive History.
1942: The German Army grinds to a complete halt within the city of Stalingrad. Winter tempest in Stalingrad.
1943: British troops in Italy enter Naples and occupy Foggia airfield. The Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team fought bravely in eight major campaigns.