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  1. Memorial Day Confederate Flag Burnings Spark ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    ... out." Aside from Orlando's planned burning, the events will be staged in such cities as New Orleans, Nashville and Clarkston, Ga. What are your thoughts on this? Is it disrespectful or is it time to lay this symbol to rest? Tell us what you think by ...

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  2. Battle Stirs Over Confederate FlagRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Wall Street Journal

    ... the Confederacy, along with Kentucky and Missouri. The events, in cities including Nashville, New Orleans and Clarkston, Ga., will involve poetry readings and musical performances as well. Police department spokespersons in Orlando and Nashville ...

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  3. Confederate flag-burning events spark outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Fox News

    ... the Confederacy, along with Kentucky and Missouri. The events, in cities including Nashville, New Orleans and Clarkston, Ga., will involve poetry readings and musical performances as well. Police department spokespersons in Orlando and Nashville ...

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  4. Sweet Potato Caf , school partner to create program for deaf studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... culinary arts through an innovative work-study program. Sweet Potato Cafe, 5377 Manor Drive, has teamed up with Clarkston-based Atlanta Area School for the Deaf to form the new internship program. With the help of LaDonna Sutton, vocational training ...

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  5. Former DeKalb principal takes plea deal ...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | Cross Roads News

    ... issue receipts for cash from the school's vending machines. The step team's receipt book was found at Flanagan's Clarkston home when a search warrant from the DA's Office was executed. The receipt book still contained yellow receipts totaling $945 ...

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  6. A Look Back From The CNews archivesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Lake Orion Review

    "She brings 'stories to life'" Phyllis Ness, a first grade teacher from Pine Knob Elementary, was named "Teacher of the Year" by the Clarkston Foundation. Ness was nominated by Julie Brookes, her instructional aide, who said "Ness makes stories come to life... makes every child like a reader" and "creates an environment that encourages creativity and stimulates her students to use their imagination."

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  7. Relay for Life honors survivorsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Cross Roads News

    Cancer survivors, their friends and families, and supporters are converging on Hallford Stadium in Clarkston on May 16 for the DeKalb Relay for Life. It features food and games; music and other entertainment from the stage, including HeaveN Beatbox, an internationally recognized beatboxer; and activities for all ages all day as well as a Luminaria Ceremony at 10 p.m., where participants can honor a loved one.

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  8. Help elusive for victims of heroinRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Lake Orion Review

    ... had leprosy when she sought help for her teenage daughter who was hooked on heroin. Her daughter was a beautiful Clarkston High School cheerleader. A girl you would never look at and think was a drug addict. No one knew how to help her find help for ...

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  9. Local NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | On Common Ground News

    ... On Common Ground News Publishers Glenn and Valerie Morgan The luncheon was held at the DeKalb Conference Center in Clarkston and the theme of the sixth annual event was "Embracing Our Children to Secure Our Future." Atlanta Attorney Carol Williams ...

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  10. A cappella groups earn accolades at conventionRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Lake Orion Review

    Clarkston High School's pop a cappella groups Detroit Voice and Synergy performed at the Inaugural National A Cappella Convention hosted by the A Cappella Educators Association in Memphis, Tenn., April 25. Detroit Voice performed a 15 minute set of music on the convention showcase stage to a standing ovation. "The convention was so much fun and an amazing learning experience.

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  11. Martin wants to help students avoid loan disasterRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Lake Orion Review

    Greg Martin of Clarkston helps people around the world with his non-profit group Disaster Relief at Work. He also help kids close to home, with advice on how to avoid problems with student loans.

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  12. A Look Back From The CNews archivesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Lake Orion Review

    The proposal dealt with homestead properties such as rental, commercial, industrial and retail properties. "Community joins to build playground" An estimated 80 volunteers from the Clarkston area with the help of volunteers of the Independence Township Parks and Recreation Department worked together to construct a new playground at Sashabaw Plains Park.

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  13. St. Pius boys' soccer begin journey towards three-peatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... also finish perfect in the playoffs, then the program will have a total of 11 state championships. In Class AAAAA, Clarkston will host East Paulding, Dunwoody will visit Lithia Springs and Druid Hills will host Alexander.

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  14. Items filtered by date: Friday, 24 April 2015Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | On Common Ground News

    ... on Friday, May 8, 1 to 4 p.m. at Georgia Piedmont Technical College Conference Center, 495 N. Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston. The event is for eligible socially and economically disadvantaged business that have been in business for at least two years ...

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  15. Engineering focus of Maker Girl ManiaRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Lake Orion Review

    Clarkston High School was full of activity last Saturday as girls in Kindergarten through seventh grade stopped by for the first Maker Girl Mania. While there girls were able to get a hands on experience with different activities in the STEM fields.

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  16. Two Clarkston schools win Washington Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    KLEW News wants to congratulate two Clarkston schools that stand out among the best in the state. Both Clarkston High School and Heights Elementary are repeat winners for the Washington Achievement Award.

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  17. The EDSBS Charity Bowl: For Sparty TattoosRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Only Colors

    ... Spencer Hall. It is raising money for New American Pathways, an organization that helps refugees settle in the Clarkston, GA area. From the link posted above explaining why this is a drive for this charity: WHY THEM? A lot of reasons, actually. ...

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  18. Exhibit on Ga. poverty opening at ...Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    ... at Wesley Chapel-William C. Brown Library, 2861 Wesley Chapel Road in Decatur, and on April 21 at 2 p.m. at the Clarkston Library, 951 N. Indian Creek Drive in Clarkston. April 20 - Wallet Wise Credit Workshop, 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Stone Mountain-Sue ...

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  19. A Look Back From The CNews archivesRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | Oxford Leader

    "Students visit Clarkston Heritage Museum" Clarkston school children had their first look at the Clarkston Heritage Museum during several tours at the Independence Township Library. The tour included a show and tell about various museum artifacts and a short walk through the museum.

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  20. Clarkston Community Festival coming upRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2015 | Cross Roads News

    Sponsors, vendors, volunteers, and runners and walkers are needed for the Clarkston Community Festival and 5K Race on April 25 that benefits the Atlanta Area School for the Deaf. Interested parties can contact the Clarkston Festival Committee at clarkstonfestival@gmail.com or 404-717-2119.

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