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Lady Wolves finish their last set

Spikers closed their season after they lost in the fourth game to Farmington Hills Mercy in the Class A Quarterfinals on Nov. 16. "There was a little bit of disappointment," said Clarkston Girls Varsity Volleyball Coach Kelly Avenall....more >>
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Athlete of the Week

Ready for the championship

Ty Gallagher is heading to Ford Field in Detroit for the NFL's Pass, Punt & Kick State Championship on Dec. 5. The second-grader from Independence Elementary started in September competing in the 6-7 year-old division....more >>

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Wolves rally leads to first OAA Red win

Goalie Troy Fasseel shifted and blocked Birmingham Unified from scoring on their shot. The clock continued to count down the last 17 seconds in the second period. Brad Pizzey hustled to the puck before Birmingham Unified tried to break the 2-2 tie on Thursday night....more >>

Fresh look at Lady Wolves field

Spring might seem far away but when it comes the softball fields at Clarkston High School will be ready to go after their recent touches. Don Peters, Girls Varsity Softball Head Coach, noticed a few things needing improvement to the dugouts and around the field....more >>

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Lee on the links

Clarkston High School grad Minjoo Lee captured her third career Choice Hotels Big South Golfer of the Week award after claiming individual and team championships at the Wendy's Invitational in Charleston, South Carolina....more >>
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Born October 24th
1788: Sarah Josepha Hale, magazine editor and poet whose book Poems for Our Children included Mary Had a Little Lamb (the first words to be recorded in sound)
1904: Moss Hart, American playwright who, with George S. Kaufman, wrote plays such as You Can't Take it with You and The Man who came to Dinner.
1911: Sonny Terry, blues performer.
1923: Denise Levertov, English poet.
1929: George Henry Crumb, American composer.
October 24th
in history
1861: Western Union completes the first transcontinental telegraph line, putting the Pony Express out of business.
1863: General Ulysses S. Grant arrives in Chattanooga, Tennessee to find the Union Army there starving. Escaping a Rebel siege at Chattanooga.
1897: The first comic strip appears in the Sunday color supplement of the New York Journal called the 'Yellow Kid.'
1901: Anna Edson Taylor, 43, is the first woman to go safely over Niagara Falls in a barrel. She made the attempt for the cash award offered, which she put toward the loan on her Texas ranch.
1916: Henry Ford awards equal pay to women. Industrialist Henry Ford helped lead American war production with the gigantic facility at Willow Run.