Junior high heads ‘Into the Woods’

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Staff Writer Fairy tales come alive as the Clarkston Junior High School Drama Club presents “Into the Woods,” junior version, this Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. “It’s one of my favorites,” said Veronica Trapani, stage manager, about choosing the musical. “It’s something different from the realism of ‘Annie’ […]

Wendi’s Word: Time to write

Here we are with two months left of 2017 and I was in a group setting when someone asked quite a few questions. One, did you fulfill the goals you set for yourself at the beginning of the year? Two, what goals do you have for the rest of 2017? Three, what goals do you […]

A Look Back for November 8, 2017

From The Clarkston News archives 15 years ago – 2002 “Fortinberry knocks off Kostin for judge seat” In the highly contested race for 52-2 District Court, Judge Dana Fortinberry knocked off opponent Kelley Kostin, receiving 18,689 votes to Kostin’s 12,844 votes. “Teens make a difference for family” A group of volunteers from St. Daniel’s Catholic […]

Wolves shut out Cardinals

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Gridiron heroes ran and slid on Davison’s muddy field in celebration Saturday night as they claimed the MHSAA Football District championship with a 28-0 win. The Clarkston Varsity Football team was all smiles when they accepted the trophy and ran it to the visitor side stands to […]

Athletes of the Week: Kicking to winning season

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Kickers finished their season in district finals giving their opponents a battle which went into double overtime and a loss for the Wolves. The Clarkston Boys Varsity Soccer team finished the fall with a winning season with an overall 10-6-5 record. “It was a really good season,” […]

Making a splash at OAA Red

The Lady Wolves finished the OAA Red Swim & Dive Championship in fourth place last Friday at Lake Orion. The Clarkston Girls Swim and Dive team followed the phrase from their head coach Amber Miller – “Give, live and be great” throughout the season to lead them to success. The OAA Red league meet was […]

Clarkston tops Orion, Brandon for district championship

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Lady Spikers proudly held up the MHSAA Volleyball District 13 trophy in the the Clarkston High School gym after a 3-0 defeat over Brandon last Thursday. The Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team had a huge preparation for the Blackhawks as they opened the district playoffs with a 3-1 […]

Runners place at cross country finals

The Wolves finished in eighth place in both of their races during the MHSAA Cross Country State Finals at Michigan International Speedway on Saturday. The Clarkston Girls Cross Country team finished in eighth place with 257 points. Sophomore Mia Patria led the Lady Wolves finishing in 24th place at 18:18.8. Junior Elizabeth Dalrymple finished in […]

Sights set on championship

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Gridiron heroes gathered for the traditional post-game festivities calling out to senior Michael Fluegel to open the dancing after the Wolves defeated Grand Blanc in their MHSAA Football pre-district game last Friday, 37-7. Fluegel, who celebrated his birthday, was serenaded “Happy Birthday” by his classmates in the […]

Athlete of the Week: Top ten finalist

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Abbey Malinowski runs into position and jumps into the air as she sends the volleyball over the net for a powerful hit unreturned by the competition. All of the Clarkston High School senior’s hard work with the varsity volleyball team hasn’t gone unnoticed. Malinowski is one of […]