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Fulton High School to present spring musical  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Fulton High School's Music and Thespian programs are proud to announce this year's spring musical, "One Magic Kiss: Snow White and the ...

Fulton High School tries competency-based education  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Much of Fulton High School's first year in the competency-based education program was spent in planning, Fulton High School Principal Bob ...

Fulton High School students share close bond with Clinton Fire Department and Clinton community  OurQuadCities

While many shades of red, they're all working toward the same purpose on Monday.

Fulton school district begins $3 million facilities upgrades  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — The River Bend School District has about $3 million worth of construction projects in the works this summer, District Superintendent Darryl Hogue ...

School district in Fulton planning for a school resource officer  WQAD Moline

If the plan is approved, the city and the school board hope to have the resource officer in schools by September.

Renovations make advanced classes possible at Fulton High School  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Upgrading the home economics and welding and metals areas of Fulton High School during the summer will allow the school to offer ...

Fulton High School graduate arrested over threat  OurQuadCities

UPDATE: A Fulton High School graduate has been arrested in connection with a threat causing a lockdown at the schools in the district.

River Bend students honored at Academic Excellence Dinner  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — The River Bend School District's Academic Excellence Banquet on March 2 honored the academic achievements of many Fulton High School ...

Fulton principal tells graduates to seek advice  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — “Your life is your story, and the adventure ahead of you is the journey to fulfill your own purpose and potential." The quote from Kerry Washington ...

Fulton High School offers healthier concessions  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Healthy food at a high school sporting event?

Remembering the Lyons-Fulton High Bridge  Clinton Herald

On Opening Day, July 4, 1891, over 23000 people crossed the new bridge beginning with a parade of officials, marching bands, fraternal organizations, and ...

Gosch to lead Fulton High School  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill — On July 1, Fulton High School Assistant Principal Robert Gosch will fill the shoes of current principal Chris Tennyson, who will head to the ...

Fulton's Pannell is 2019 Wrestler of the Year  Clinton Herald

There is one shocking thing about the 2019 Clinton Herald Wrestler of the Year Eli Pannell. He doesn't really sound as intimidating when you talk to him as you ...

Illinois HS football: Fulton Steamers handle Rams  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — After an hour and a half of rain and lightning delays and a suspension to the next day, Fulton and Riverdale were finally able to finish their.

UPDATE: Former Fulton High School student sentenced to probation for threat  KWQC-TV6

18-year-old Blake Dornbush was arrested after Fulton High School went on lockdown due to a reported threat.

Fulton's state-champion thrower Lindeman headed to Wisconsin

FULTON – Four years ago, Chloe Lindeman went to the University of Wisconsin for a basketball camp. Come next fall, the Fulton High School senior will be ...

Eric Ottens Shootout doesn't disappoint  Clinton Herald

FULTON–In what always proves to be a Saturday of great competition, the annual Eric Ottens Memorial Shootout did not disappoint.

Pannell shines, Fulton falters in dual meet  Clinton Herald

FULTON – The 2018 Fulton High School wrestling team rosters just three upperclassmen. The remaining 14 competitors are sophomores and freshman with ...

Fulton goes cold in second half in defeat; Unity Christian loses  Clinton Herald

FULTON – Steamers' guard Keegan Kloepping fired a desperation 3-point attempt as time expired at the end of the third quarter, and the ball floated 21 feet to ...

Fulton High School Prepares for Homecoming on GMQC Score Pep Rally

Fulton, ILLINOIS – The high school showed up in full support for its second GMQC Score Pep Rally in consecutive years. Even better this year, it's Homecoming ...

Graduation times and dates for 2019

Amboy High School: 2 p.m. May 26, 11 E. Hawley St. Ashton-Franklin Center High School: 10 a.m. May 25, 611 Western Ave., Ashton. Bureau Valley High ...

Fulton principal heading to regional office

Board will vote this week on promoting assistant principal to take over for Tennyson.

Former Fulton High teacher gets 10 years for sex with student

GENESEO – A former Fulton High School teacher and baseball coach was sentenced to 10 years for having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student ...

Fulton impresses at state, led by senior trio  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. – It was a happy day on Saturday, with the town of Fulton welcoming home a whole group of state medalists back to town.

Fulton High School | Local Education |  Quad City Times

FULTON (Illinois) High School has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 71 students:

Anatomy of a School Lockdown: A Threat, Then the Anxious Wait  The New York Times

Schools have seen more threats and false alarms since the recent shooting in Parkland, Fla. “We can no longer say, 'Aww, he didn't mean it,'” an Illinois officer ...

Fulton couple will serve as Dutch Days grand marshals  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Terry and Jeanine Tufty will serve as this year's grand marshals for the 2019 Dutch Days Festival.

Second half woes cost Fulton in Regional championship  Clinton Herald

PROPHETSTOWN – The ways the rim on the east side of the Prophetstown Middle School gymnasium rejected shot attempts from the Fulton High School girls ...

New assistant principal now getting settled  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — When Fulton High School begins its school year this week, there will be a new face in the assistant principal's office.

Not Alone: Fulton teens breaking down stigma on mental health and suicide  OurQuadCities

A few Fulton High School students are working to tackle a complicated issue.

Fulton High School raffling yard lines for football season

High school football games in Fulton, Illinois could make you money this season. The school is raffling off yard lines for the season. Buy the right one, and you ...

Illinois HS boys basketball: Fulton tops Riverdale, advances  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — The Fulton Steamers knew Riverdale was going to be tough, but they mustered a powerful second half to take the second regional game 47-32 ...

Eli Pannell dominating senior year  Clinton Herald

Pin and win. That's about all Fulton wrestler Eli Pannell does these days. The senior boasts an intimidatingly sturdy build and dominates his weight class at 220 ...

Pessman, Barnett leading Fulton's sophomore surge  Clinton Herald

This season has been a bit of an adjustment for head coach RJ Coffey and the Fulton varsity boys, but there's a spark in the team thanks to some surprising.

Clinton Herald All-Area Wrestling 2019  Clinton Herald

ALL-AREA WRESTLING 2019. 106. First team: Keaton Zeimet, Sophomore, Central DeWitt. The season: Zeimet dominated his sophomore year all the way to his ...

Fulton basketball coach proposes to cheerleading coach at game  KWQC-TV6

Shelby Wilkens, a cheer coach at Fulton, says YES when basketball coach Jeffery Hoese proposed to her on Tuesday's home game. Congrats to the happy ...

2018 Clinton Herald All-Area volleyball team  Clinton Herald

Introducing the 2018 Clinton Herald All-Area volleyball team: Outside Hitter. Steamers overcome mistakes to down E-P. Carie Kuehn/Clinton HeraldFulton junior ...

We can't stop writing about Chloe Lindeman, and it's easy to see why  Clinton Herald

Yes, it's yet another Chloe Lindeman story. But that's because the Fulton senior thrower literally doesn't stop. She's an unbelievable athlete and an outstanding ...

High school graduation ceremonies begin this week

High school graduations begin this week all across the Sauk Valley. The following ceremonies will be in the schools' gym unless otherwise indicated:

BLIND makes a big difference at area schools

Building Lasting Impressions that Never Die (BLIND) program includes three surrounding communities beside our own. Rock Falls, Morrison, Newman and ...

2019 Academic State Champs honors Michigan schools where college is the norm  Bridge Michigan

Dearborn Public Schools has two early-college programs at Henry Ford College, helping the district's high schools snare Academic State Champs honors.

More than 100 Sauk Valley students named State Scholars

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Student Assistance Commission, which provides information and financial assistance to college-bound students, Tuesday released ...

Man who threatened school pleads guilty, gets probation  OurQuadCities

The 18-year old whose threats forced a lockdown at Fulton High School on February 27 will spend two years on probation and be required to do 100 hours of ...

Dixon grad gets the best of both worlds as assistant principal

DIXON – A Dixon native has spent the past 5 years getting his teaching skills down to a science, and it's paid off. Now he's gone from behind the teacher's desk ...

Schipper named Principal of the Year  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — River Bend Middle School's Kathleen Schipper has recently been chosen as the regional middle school Principal of the Year by the Illinois ...

Prep Volleyball: Fulton wins on Senior Night  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — The Fulton Steamers ended their volleyball regular season with a win against the Sherrard Tigers on Senior Night on Thursday.

NIU students named to Dean's List  Clinton Herald

DEBALB, Ill. — Northern Illinois University has announced its fall 2017 Dean's List students. To earn this distinction, students must meet a minimum semester ...

McBride, Newman use big plays to bury Steamers

FULTON – Connor McBride says he sees lights when he takes a handoff and finds a gap in the defense. If that's true, McBride probably should have been ...

Fulton's Chloe Lindeman goes above and beyond  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Fulton's Chloe Lindeman is willing to go that extra mile to be the best at her field events.

Teacher gets 6 months in jail for sex with student  Quad City Times

A Fulton (Ill.) High School teacher who had sex with a student will serve six months in jail.

Police: Fulton teacher had sexual relationship with minor  Quad City Times

A Fulton (Ill.) High School teacher has been arrested on charges she had a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old student.

Appleknockers, Wooden Shoes, Flaming Hearts: The stories behind unique Central Illinois mascot names  Herald & Review

How schools have chosen nicknames varies. Some schools vote on them — MacArthur students chose “Generals” by student vote in September 1957. Others ...

Fulton teen eyes City Hall, optometry career

FULTON – One of the first things visitors to Paula's Archiving will notice isn't the age of the owner – although not every 17-year-old is helping preserve ...

Fulton High School honors graduates | Local |  Quad-Cities Online

FULTON -- Fulton High School's Class of 2015 graduated in a ceremony that took place Sunday, May 24, 2015, at the school.

Route 84 Tourney Dec. 10-17  Carroll County Mirror-Democrat

Ten boys basketball teams are participating in the Route 84 Holiday Tournament hosted by West Carroll and Fulton high schools.

Drives building continues to cause friction in Fulton  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — The historic Fidelity/Drives Building fundraising team set out to secure $250000 in pledges. As of now, the team can say it has achieved that goal.

Who's #1 The Show Episode 45 - NHSCA Seeds  FloWrestling

Mar 27, 2019. Willie and Nomad breakdown the seeds for the senior and junior class tournaments at the 2019 NHSCA Nationals. Below you'll find the preseeds ...

It will 'change the face of the Quad-Cities forever': update on I-74 project at Deere HQ  Quad-Cities Online

George Ryan delivers the keynote speech at Quad City Engineering & Science Council banquet on Thursday. Ryan spoke on the building of the Interstate 74 ...

Morrison: New coach Oetting looks to speed past opponents  Clinton Herald

The Morrison Mustangs have a new head coach, but it's one from within the program. Ryan Oetting served as sophomore coach and defensive coordinator for ...

Route 84 Holiday Tourney: So Close  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Erik Medenblik looked up at the scoreboard after his final basket in the fourth quarter to see how many points he had in the game.

Rock Falls boy, 17, accused of threatening school, charged with felony

ROCK FALLS – A 17-year-old Rock Falls High School student is charged with felony disorderly conduct and is suspended after police say he threatened the ...

Ranking 10,007 Boys By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10007 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.

ALAH students continue helping Hurricane Harvey victims | Local  Herald & Review

ARTHUR — Students from the Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond High School National Honor Society were moved after watching news footage of Hurricane ...

Graduation ceremonies throughout the Sauk Valley

Area high school graduation ceremonies, all in the high school gym or auditorium, unless otherwise noted:

Camanche schools welcome 2 principals  Clinton Herald

Wiebenga will lead Camanche High School. More than 30 educators eyed the Camanche High School principal position and a Fulton, Ill., native emerged as the ...

Students earn scholarships  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The recipients of the 2018 scholarships from Mount St. Clare Charitable Education Trust were recently notified of their successful application. A total ...

Nicholas J. Luskey | Obituaries |  Quad City Times

FULTON, Ill. — Nicholas J. Luskey, 22, of Fulton, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, at University Hospitals, Iowa City.

North Boone outlasts Byron to win first regional title in 25 years  WIFR

BYRON, Ill. (WIFR) -- North Boone made history Saturday afternoon when the Vikings defeated regional host Byron 13-7 to win its first regional plaque since ...

Strong finish earns Fulton's Germann coach of year award  Saukvalley

At the beginning of the season, Fulton suffered an ugly loss at Riverdale. Longtime Steamers coach Stacy Germann verbally let her team have it afterward.

Gateway-area Halloween activities (with Trick or Treat times)  Clinton Herald

Oct. 30. 5 p.m. Savanna, Ill. Halloween Parade with Trick or Treat to follow (until 8 p.m.). Oct. 31. 3 to 5 p.m. Lyons Trick or Treating; 4 to 7 p.m. Trick or Treat in ...

Prep Report: Queens fall to PV  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton River Queens hung tough, but were edged in a few matches to hit their first loss of the year to PV, falling 8-1 at Max Lynn.

Attention-giver: Challand principal reluctantly accepts spotlight

Staff, students treat Birdsley to parade through school to celebrate award.

Going Dutch in Fulton

A parade of provinces makes its way through Fulton on Saturday along a downtown street lined with spectators who turned out to watch the city's annual Dutch ...

David L. Tadlock

ROCK FALLS – David L. Tadlock, 55, of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.

QC business leaders speak at youth meeting | Local News  Quad City Times

Two Quad-City area's business leaders shared their career paths Monday during a youth council meeting at Western Illinois University-Quad-Cities in Moline.

Sweger steps down; Hamilton steps in  Bureau County Republican

OHIO — A new superintendent will walk the halls at Ohio Schools next year. After 11 years at Ohio, Sharon Sweger has decided to step down and retire from her ...

Steamers roll over Knights in holiday tourney  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — The Fulton Steamers got back on track Friday night and dominated the Unity Christian Knights 69-18 in a Route 84 Holiday Tournament matchup ...

25 years of Master Teachers: Simply amazing! | Roger Ruthhart  Quad-Cities Online

We recently celebrated the 25th year our newspapers have honored educators in the region by awarding brass bells to Master Teachers. Given that I was one of ...

2017-18 High School Confidential: Week 24 | News |  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Welcome to Year 2 of High School Confidential, a project involving 36 area high school students who will write weekly for The News-Gazette and ...

WIU Alumni Officiate IHSA State Basketball Tournament  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL — The journey to being selected as an official for the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) boys' state final basketball tournament isn't an easy ...

Steamers hoping good health leads to success  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Coaches say it all the time: Staying healthy is one of biggest keys to a successful season in football.

2016 PARCC test results  Chicago Tribune

The Tribune reviewed the passing, or proficiency, rate on the PARCC exams across both reading and math in all grades tested at some 3,700 schools, ...

Matthew Mercer new headmaster of The King's Academy  Maryville Daily Times

The Board of Trustees of The King's Academy unanimously elected Matthew Mercer as president/headmaster, and he succeeds Walter Grubb, who retires July ...

State-bound Cru facing similar club in Aurora Christian

It appears Marquette Academy coach Todd Hopkins and Aurora Christian coach Andy Zorger are looking for the same thing, and it's actually something other ...

Logan Williamson | Obituaries |  Quad City Times

FULTON, Ill. — Logan Kenneth Williamson, 20, of Fulton, Ill., died at University Hospitals, Iowa City, on July 18, 2013. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. on ...

Rebels: Looking for better things in 2015-16  Canton Daily Ledger

Ever since last season ended, the South Fulton high school boys basketball team has been ready to hit the court for a new season.

Southwestern ranks fourth in nation for scholastic quiz bowl team

PIASA - With 80 teams from 21 states, the competition at the 2016 Small School National Championship Quiz Bowl Tournament was extremely tough.

Watch hometown sailors at work on the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower in the Atlantic Ocean

NORFOLK, Virginia — At all hours of the day, more than 5,000 sailors in the United States Navy operate, launch aircraft and maintain the USS Dwight D.

Two dead, at least 30 unaccounted for as Harvey slams Texas  USA TODAY

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — As residents of the Texas Gulf Coast braced for days of "catastrophic" flooding from a weakened tropical storm Harvey, a law ...

Erie High School | Local Education |  Quad City Times

ERIE (Illinois) High School has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 47 students:

GALLERY: 2014 High School Football Team Photos  Clinton Herald

MORRISON [mdash] GENE DEMAY, 90, of Morrison, IL, died Monday, June 17, 2019 at Rock River Hospice and Home in Sterling, IL. His funeral *service* will be ...

Mackey named Athletic Director of the Year by IADA  Geneseo Republic

Travis Mackey was named 2015 Athletic Director of the Year of Class “3A & 4A” by the Illinois Athletic Directors Association (IADA) and was honored recently at ...

Harvey: See destruction of monster storm from our reporters on the ground  USA TODAY

As Tropical Storm Harvey moves across Texas, here are some of the Twitter images and videos by USA TODAY NETWORK journalists showing the serious ...

Read Barack Obama's Speech on New Gun Control Measures  TIME

President Barack Obama unveiled a new set of executive actions aimed at limiting gun violence in a press conference Tuesday from the White House.

President Obama on Executive Actions on Guns  C-SPAN

President Obama announces several executive actions aimed at reducing gun violence.

February 2009 Archives  Jawa Report

Daniel Pearl's Father Fearful Of Anti-Semitism On Campus. It's bad enough that the Pearl family had to live through the savage beheading of their son by ...

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