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Wolves down Pontiac in OAA Red action

One-by-one the Gridiron gang stepped out of the locker room and into the brisk fall air. A few smiled and exclaimed, "now this is football weather," as they made their way to practice on Monday....more >>
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Athlete of the Week

Reis rising above net

Senior Allison Reis struck her arm out and hit the volleyball back over the net during the second match Thursday night. It sailed past North Farmington players and was unreturned to Clarkston, giving them another point....more >>
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Tournament champs a hit

Kramer Kamp and J.P. Budzinski dominated the Van Dyke Invitational for the second consecutive year - winning first place in their flights. As a whole the Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis team took over the annual tournament on Saturday, scoring 21 points and winning the tournament....more >>
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Spikers lead the league, 3-0

oint by point the Lady Wolves fought back in their last set against North Farmington. They started the match three points behind the visiting team last Thursday and slowly eased their way back up until they tied at ten points....more >>

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Focusing on the future

Kickers are looking forward to the beginning of October after last week's games in the OAA Red. The ended the week with a lost to Rochester Adams on Thursday, 6-1. "We struggled," said Boys Varsity Soccer Coach Chuck Lawhorn....more >>

Lacrosse fund raiser, Sept. 30

The Clarkston High School Boys Lacrosse teams are having a fundraiser this Thursday. They will be at Culver's from 6-9 p.m. Bring your family to enjoy a delicious meal while being greeted and served by Clarkston lacrosse team members....more >>
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Born August 22nd
1893: Dorothy Parker, poet, satirist and founding member of the Algonquin Round Table.
1904: Deng Xiaoping, Chinese leader from 1977 to 1987, held nominal leadership position until his death in 1997.
1908: Henri Cartier-Bresson, photographer.
1917: John Lee Hooker, blues singer and guitarist.
1920: Ray Bradbury, science fiction writer whose works include Farenheit 451 and The Martian Chronicles.
August 22nd
in history
1922: Michael Collins, Irish politician, is killed in an ambush.
1942: Brazil declares war on the Axis powers. She is the only South American country to send combat troops into Europe.
1945: Soviet troops land at Port Arthur and Dairen on the Kwantung Peninsula in China.
1945: Conflict in Vietnam begins when a group of Free French parachute into southern Indochina, in repsonse to a successful coup by communist guerilla Ho Chi Minh.
1983: Benigno Aquino, the only real opposition on Ferdinand Marcos’ reign as president of the Philippines, is gunned down at Manila Airport.