Athletes of the Week: Senior athletes

Kayla Luchenbach and Foster Loyer were named Senior Athletes before graduating from Clarkston High School. Both have left their mark on the basketball programs. Luchenbach joined the Clarkston Girls Varsity Basketball team in her freshman year. Throughout the four years she hit many achievements, one was hitting her 1,000-point milestone during the Chad Tough charity […]

A Look Back for June 20, 2018

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2003 “Schools hike salaries” Even before the results of the school election were known, the Clarkston Board of Education voted on Monday, June 9 to raise salaries for all employee groups at least two percent for the 2003-2004 school year. “Cardinal Adam Maida visits Everest Academy” […]

Season ends in top eight

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer The Wolves trip to the state finals was halted in the seventh inning against Hartland in the MHSAA Division 1 Softball Quarterfinals on June 12. The Clarkston Varsity Softball team led going into the bottom of the final inning before the Eagles scored three runs to win, […]

A Look Back for June 13, 2018

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2003 “’Yes’ to $83 million bond, Miller, Koval” Cheers filled the Independence Elementary cafeteria as news broke that voters approved both an $83.7 million bond proposal and restoration of the full 18-mill non-homestead property tax. Voters also selected Tony Miller and John W. Koval for two […]

Regional champs

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Hitters defeated OAA Red foes Troy Athens and Stoney Creek for the third time this season to make it into the Elite Eight during Saturday’s rain. “They play hard,” said Don Peters, head coach for Clarkston Varsity Softball. “There is a real closeness, a real bonding. There […]

Athletes of The Week: Successful season

This spring began as the comeback season for the Clarkston Girls Varsity Lacrosse team and they proved it by having a winning season and making it to the regional finals for the second time for the program. The Wolves ended the season with a 16-12 loss to Hartland in the MHSAA Division 1 regional finals […]

Racers place at county meet

Athletes from around the county competed in the 33rd Gordie Richardson Annual Oakland County Seventh and Eighth Grade Track Meet at Clarkston High School, May 31. The girls from Clarkston Junior High finished the meet in 25th place with six points. Eighth grader Claire Doty scored six points for Clarkston as she finished in third […]

Track finishes season at state, county meet

The Wolves finished in the top 25 in their events at the MHSAA Division 1 Track and Field State Finals at East Kentwood High School, June 2 For the girls, senior Tiana Phillips finished in tenth place in the pole vault at 10-03. The 3,200-meter relay team with sophomore Mia Patria and juniors Emily Ferguson, […]

Wendi’s Word: Time to purge

Nothing ages you more than receiving the notification on social media for an upcoming event for your high school reunion. It’s the big two decades for my class. Right now, my past is very much alive in our garage after visiting the storage unit. At least a mix of cardboard boxes and plastic containers are […]

A Look Back for June 6, 2018

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2003 “Click it or Ticket in Clarkston” In an effort to increase seatbelt usage, law enforcement agencies were in midst of a state-wide two-week enforcement zone pilot project. The results of a four hour span in Clarkston’s Click It or Ticket were high with 67 traffic […]