Back to drawing board

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Clarkston’s gridiron heroes knew the first test of the season would be tough as they battled in the Showdown at the Swamp. They finished with a 28-14 loss to Southfield Arts & Technology at West Bloomfield High School last Friday. “We couldn’t block them and we couldn’t […]

Hits against tough competition

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer Spikers opened the their season with a mix of wins and losses. The Clarkston Varsity Volleyball team played Detroit Country Day and Utica Eisenhower on Thursday and posted wins against both teams. “We hardly ever see Detroit Country Day so this is exciting to see a new […]

Chiefs and Dragons are Warriors in games

It was a day for good competition and to raise money for a good cause. The Clarkston Chiefs and Lake Orion Dragons raised over $1,100 during their Warrior games on Saturday. The money raised will go to the Woods Warriors Legacy Fund. The games were played in honor of Celeste Wood, who lived in Clarkston […]

Wolfpack Update for February 27, 2019

Junior Hannah Turk finished in fifth place during MHSAA Girls Individual Bowling Regionals at Richmond Bowl on Saturday. She bowled a total of 1,226 after three games in the Division 1, Region 2 meet. She heads to the state finals this Friday and Saturday at Thunderbowl Lanes in Allen Park. The Clarkston Girls Varsity Bowling […]

It’s time Clarkston grew up.

This past weekend The City of the Village of Clarkston celebrated 25 years of controlling their own destiny, of becoming a city to thwart off any encroachments from surrounding governments. Twenty-five years ago, Clarkston became a city and it is high-time city council grows up – or will it be more of the same: juvenile, […]

Racers ready for county championships

Runners are gearing up for this Saturday’s Oakland County Championships race in Milford and are using last week’s races to help prepare them. The Lady Wolves faced strong competition from Troy in the second OAA Red Jamboree at Lake Orion last Wednesday. The Colts finished in first as Clarkston Girls Cross Country finished in second […]

Defeat over rivals on court

The Wolves fought the heat and cross town rivals Lake Orion last Thursday for a 9-0 win. The Clarkston Boys Varsity Tennis team had four wins on the Singles courts with the following scores: Luke Baylis defeated Julian Olejnik on Singles No. 1, 6-1, 6-3; Frankie Piana defeated Felix Partington on Singles No. 2, 6-2, […]

Clarkston council wants to know more about city lawsuits

Clarkston council wants to know more about city lawsuits

BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor For resident Stuart Mahler, it’s high time for City Council to readdress two lawsuits against the city. “Every one of you has been a strong proponent of transparency,” Mahler said at the Aug. 28 meeting. “The issues seem to be settled, as it relates to us. Why we should […]

Final 4 finish for varsity CHS sluggers

BY WENDI REARDON PRICE Clarkston News Sports Writer “Every day is a great day” is Don Peters’ motto and for him and Clarkston Varsity Softball it was a great season as they ended the year in the Final Four. “It was a great ride,” the head coach said smiling about the young team of five […]

City digs into reserves for new budget

BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor The new city budget calls for a $28,456 withdrawal from its savings account. “Last year, we added to the fund balance. This year, we’re proposing we use some of that excess,” said Mayor Steven Percival at the June 12 City Council meeting and budget public hearing. “It’s arguable you […]

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