Fill a bus for Lighthouse of Oakland County North this Saturday, Sunday

Fill a bus for Lighthouse of Oakland County North this Saturday, Sunday

The Clarkston Community Schools Transportation Department’s annual Stuff-A-Bus is this Saturday and Sunday at Neiman’s Family Market, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. CCS Transportation Department has been helping Lighthouse of Oakland County North for several years now and the bus drivers, aides, and their families enjoy volunteering for this worthy cause. Lighthouse’s wish list includes […]

Words from the Sup’t: Thankful for our community

Dear CCS Families, It’s the time of year when we take stock of what we are thankful for. As the superintendent of Clarkston Community Schools, my list is long! At the top of my list is something I will never take for granted. I have the honor and privilege to be part of an amazing […]

New CHS Drama show

The Clarkston High School Drama Club, in cooperation with Clarkston Village Players, presents “Red vs. the Wolf” this Saturday, Dec. 3 and Sunday, Dec. 4 at CVP Depot Theater, 4861 White Lake Road. The performances on Saturday are 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. For Sunday, 11:30 a.m and 2 p.m. Tickets are $8 […]

Honoring those who have served our country

Honoring those who have served our country

Clarkston Junior High School held its annual Veterans Day Celebration and Reception on Nov. 14. Several Veteran teachers, mothers, fathers, grandfathers, and grandmothers were in attendance. The students also honored special guest Arsey L. Miller, of Clarkston, for his service in the Army during the Vietnam War. Student speakers at the event were ninth graders […]

Reelected school board member has students at top of priorities

By Matt Mackinder Clarkston News Editor Cheryl McGinnis earned the second-most votes in the Nov. 8 Clarkston Community Schools election for two board of education seats, thus staying on the board for another six-year term. Newcomer Amanda Love picked up the most votes in the election and will be a newcomer on the board. For […]

Best friends

Best friends

Sophia Strutz, Magda Wierzbicka, Aviva Coventry, and Ana Wierzbicka, all second graders, celebrate Friendsgiving Nov. 14 at Andersonville Elementary. Photo: Stephanie Strutz

New voice on school board as Love gains election with most votes

New voice on school board as Love gains election with most votes

By Matt Mackinder Clarkston News Editor In the election for two seats on the Clarkston Community Schools Board of Education, Amanda Love (9,545 votes) and Cheryl McGinnis (incumbent, 8,713 votes) were voted in for the six-year terms. Greg Need (incumbent, 7,975), Christy Giampetroni (6,543), and Kathy Paul (2,422) did not gain enough votes for election. […]

Firing on all cylinders

Firing on all cylinders

Clarkston Robotics is in full swing this fall, as there are five teams representing Clarkston for the FIRST Tech Challenge. These teams are each made up of 10-12 students from Sashabaw Middle School and Clarkston Junior High. All five of the teams are meeting at Clarkston Junior High on many weeknights, and are competing in […]

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