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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 schools are hiring a school resource officer  WQAD Moline

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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.

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 ...

Fulton flat in first half, nearly pulls stunning comeback  Clinton Herald

FULTON – Even members of the Fulton High School girls basketball team believed the outcome of a Three Rivers Athletic Conference matchup with Riverdale ...

Fulton girls complete comeback; boys fall short in home-opener  Clinton Herald

FULTON — A single step into Drive's Park on Tuesday afternoon confirmed the obvious. Spring is here. The distinct sound of an aluminum bat slapping a ...

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 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 ...

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 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 ...

Illinois robotics team heads to state  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — River Bend School District's Gear Grinders maneuvered past 23 other teams to finish second in a FIRST Tech Challenge competition Saturday, ...

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.

Restaurants team up with Gateway After Prom  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Gateway After Prom is taking fundraising to the next level.

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 ...

Prep Report: Indians' tennis wins; Fulton falters on diamond  Clinton Herald

CAMANCHE – The Indians' boys team continued its solid season with a commanding victory Monday afternoon, defeating Sterling Newman 7-2.

Fulton, Morrison play under bright lights of LumberKings Stadium  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – The prep baseball season in Illinois is brutal. Unlike schools in Iowa, those east of the Mississippi River are forced to endure painful Midwest ...

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 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 ...

Fulton principal heading to regional office

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

2018 Clinton Herald All-Area football team  Clinton Herald

Introducing the 2018 Clinton Herald All-Area football team: Quarterback. Area teams prep look. Camanche's Baylor Crigger (5) tries to avoid a tackle during the ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Fulton holds on to defeat Morrison in Wooden Shoe Bowl  Clinton Herald

FULTON — The Fulton Steamers had a lot on the line with area rival Morrison coming to town, but overall they wanted to prove that their win over Rockridge in.

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 ...

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 ...

Schipper, Knott stand tall as Steamers leading duo  Clinton Herald

FULTON – Standing tall on the Fulton High School volleyball team's side of the net are a pair of 6-foot upperclassmen whose play styles seamlessly complement ...

Second half woes cost Steamers in Eastland Holiday Tournament opener  Clinton Herald

LANARK – Points have been difficult to come by during the Fulton High School boys basketball team's tumultuous 3-10 start this season – and a three-day break ...

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 ...

Klavenga gets involved  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Principal Bob Gosch introduced Fulton High School's Steamer of the Month for March to the River Bend School Board Monday.

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:

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

Prep football "GameNight Guide"  Quad-Cities Online

Time: 7:30 p.m. at Bob Reade Field. Radio: WJRE-FM 102.5. Internet: Twitter: @jaydub_DA. Gamenight: Barring the IHSA moving to district ...

Former Prophetstown, Fulton students get probation for making threats

MORRISON – Two men in their late teens charged in cases involving threats made at or to a school have pleaded guilty to misdemeanor disorderly conduct.

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.


Richard Eugene Bratton Jr., 73, son of Richard Sr. and Verna (Audrain) Bratton, was born Feb. 5, 1946, in Jefferson City. He passed away April 10, 2019, at his ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Boys basketball: Fulton bounces back with dominant win  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — The Fulton Steamers pulled ahead late in the first half and never let the lead go to take down the Orion Chargers 52-38 in boys basketball Friday.

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 ...

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 ...

Fulton High School honors graduates  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.

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 ...

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.

SAT scores in Illinois: explore the data  Chicago Tribune

Unlike most of Illinois schools, Hersey High School in Arlington Heights scored an average 1202.3 on the SAT, one of only 14 high schools in the state that on ...

New data illustrates kindergarten readiness in Illinois  Chalkbeat Colorado

Three out of four Illinois children starting kindergarten aren't prepared. That's according to data released Monday by the Illinois State Board of Education 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.

Graduation ceremonies throughout the Sauk Valley

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

Steamers excited about volleyball season | Sports  Clinton Herald

FULTON — The sound of a volleyball hitting the gym floor at Stan Borgman Court echoed through the sizeable crowd in attendance for a scrimmage game.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

2017-18 High School Confidential: Week 24  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 ...

Family, fire department remember founding member of Gwinnett's fire service

Griffin, who was the county's second fire department hire, opened the Norcross station in January 1971 alongside Ray Mattison, who later became the ...

Attention-giver: Challand principal reluctantly accepts spotlight

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Beverly J. Bonneur

FULTON – Beverly J. Bonneur, 88, of Fulton, died Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018, at Alverno Health Care Facility in Clinton, Iowa, with family by her side.

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 ...

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, ...

Union City, TN man joins US Army recruiting company in Muncie, IN  KFVS

Army Sgt. Tyler Williamson recently joined the U.S. Army Indianapolis Recruiting Battalion's Fort Wayne Recruiting Company as a detailed recruiter with the ...

Faith Bender Is One Of The Top Underclassman Throwers  MileSplit

We look to see who are the top underclassman girls throwers.

Boys bowling: Sikkema hopes success lures more Steamers to alley

Seth Sikkema is just 15 years old, but when you talk bowling with the Fulton High School freshman, he sure comes across as a lot older.

Clinton Herald Editorial Board analyzes, shapes editorial direction  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton Herald Editorial Board was created in 2002 and brings together a cross section of community members to discuss, analyze and take an ...

Meet AT1 Rob Mathiesen, Aviation Electronics Technician aboard the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower

Aviation Electronics Technician Petty Officer 1st Class, Rob Mathiesen calls Clinton, Iowa home. He went to Clinton High School and graduated from Fulton High ...

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.

Womens All-City Golf: Lexi Petersons 69 takes lead  Galesburg Register-Mail

GALESBURG - With three-time defending champion Taylor Thompson not in the field, the door to the Women's All-City Golf Tournament title stood wide open ...

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.

Erie High School | Local Education |  Quad City Times

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

GALLERY: 2015 Spring Sports  Clinton Herald

CLINTON [mdash] William R. Mungen, age 90 of Clinton, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at Bickford Assisted Living of Clinton. According to his wishes, ...

GALLERY: 2014 High School Football Team Photos  Clinton Herald

Clara Nelson, 97, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at Genesis-East, Davenport. Visitation will be from 9:30 until the *service* at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at United ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Tennessee football player Zaevion Dobson killed shielding 3 girls from gunfire  Daily Mail

Zaevion Dobson jumped on top of the girls to shield them from bullets that police said were fired by three men with possible ties to a gang that chose to fire into a ...

Kathleen Hersey among 5 inducted into Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame  SwimSwam

U.S. Olympian Kathleen Hersey is one of five figures inducted into the Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame over the weekend.

The Top 50 Mets of All Time: #39 John Milner  Amazin' Avenue

John "The Hammer" Milner was selected by the Mets in the 14th round (#301 overall) of the 1968 draft out of South Fulton High School in East Point, Georgia.

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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