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Thursday, July 18, 2019
Three run scoring wild pitches were too much for the Clinton LumberKings to overcome in a 6-5 loss to the Great Lakes Loons on Wednesday night Dow Diamond. The LumberKings (17-8, 50-44) loss brought to an end a three-game winning streak.  Great Lakes (14-11, 57-35) started their scoring early with two runs across in the bottom of the first. LumberKings starter Tanner Andrews allowed the first two ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Take a leap off the beaten path to discover an art gallery without walls at the Clinton Community College Bickelhaupt Arboretum during Arts at the Arb 2019.  The 4th annual Arts at the Arb will feature metal artist John VandeWalle.   VandeWalle has found a way to repurpose waste material, creating art that is truly one-of-a-kind and locally sourced, and has created his exhibit of metal pieces for ...read more
Categories: Education, Community
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
The Empowering Latina Leadership Alliance is honored to host its first ELLA Summit on Saturday, August 10th, 9:30 am – 2:00 pm at the Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd Street Davenport, Iowa. Hear from some amazing and accomplished Latinas from different sectors including Marisa Rivera of Mpowerment Works and Margarita Mojica. Enjoy a Selena inspired brunch at the historic Hotel Blackhawk with views of ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, July 15, 2019
Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, continues its 58th Season with the show that over 60 million people worldwide have fallen in love with, Mamma Mia!   On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years before. ABBA's ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, July 15, 2019
The 2019 Fulton City-Wide Yard Sale will be held August 9 & 10, and REGISTRATION FORMS are now available at the City Hall in Fulton, 415 11th Avenue, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  REGISTRATION FORMS must be completed and returned to City Hall with the $10 REGISTRATION FEE, (Check, Money Order or Cash only) no later than Thursday, August 1st.  When you turn in your completed ...read more
Categories: Community
Monday, July 15, 2019
The Felix Adler Children’s Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum," is having a super summer and offers many events and activities for your family including: make your own parrot friend, and juggle with Miss Jean at WOW Wednesday; and get ready to meet the Clinton Fire Fighters at  Funtime. Join us at Music on the Avenue on Thursday, July 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. Come read with Ms. Cotton ...read more
Categories: Education, Community
Thursday, July 11, 2019
The Clinton LumberKings, in conjunction with the Miami Marlins, have added right-handed pitcher, and second overall pick in the 2014 MLB Draft, Tyler Kolek to the 25-man roster. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Jeremey Ovalle was released.  Kolek, 23, was taken by the Marlins in the first round of the 2014 MLB Draft out of high school and is known for one of the fastest fastballs in ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, July 11, 2019
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing, the Andresen Nature Center will be hosting a party and presenting the video, “In the Shadow of the Moon,” on Saturday, July 20th. This video is an artful blending of historical footage of the Apollo program with personal commentary and reflections from eight of the twelve astronauts who actually flew an set foot on the moon. ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Summit Lake Coffee Co will be the coffee and Starburst Energy Drink supplier for the new drive-thru coffee shop in Camanche, IA.  Brent's Firehouse Coffee is located at 103 B 21st Street (The old Fox Roller Rink parking lot).  Grand opening is Friday, July 12th.  
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, July 02, 2019
MercyOne Clinton officials announced on July 1st that the agreement between Medical Associates of Clinton and MercyOne Clinton Medical Center has been finalized and is effective immediately.  The two organizations have provided quality care to the Clinton area for decades and will now work together as an integrated system to expand services, improve access and create an even higher level of ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
The Clinton LumberKings rallied late for four-runs in the eighth for a come from behind 4-2 win over the Peoria Chiefs on Tuesday night at NelsonCorp Field. Clinton (2-3, 35-39) starter Tanner Andrews struck out a professional career high nine batters and Will Banfield homered late for a LumberKings come from behind win.  Pitching controlled most of the game with Andrews and Chief's (2-3, 32-41) ...read more
Categories: Community
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
Summit Lake Coffee Co is pleased to announce its distributorship of Starburst Fusion and Power Energy drinks.  Starburst Power is a healthier, more natural energy drink, made with only premium ingredients, natural coloring, and natural flavors.  Starburst Power offers superior functions at half the cost of the market-leading brands.  Great for energy spritzers, smoothies, shakes, or any other ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Bolstered by a grant from the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO), Office of Tourism, Timber Lake Playhouse will embark on a $1.4 million capital improvement campaign over the next five years.  The grant from DCEO is for a project to winterize the theatre and lobby at TLP’s main campus south of Mount Carroll.  “The grant is a matching grant, which means, we have to raise, ...read more
Categories: Community
Friday, June 21, 2019
Clinton Community College has announced the Spring 2019 Deans’ List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 3.5 GPA during the term.  Ames, IA      Jacob Orth  Andover, IA      Marissa Bormann  Andrew, IA      Brianna Laughlin  Baldwin, IA      Sidney Michel  Bellevue, IA      Kenna Duesing      Kylie Duesing      Samantha Freiburger      Luke Giesemann      Aubrie ...read more
Categories: Education, Community
Thursday, June 20, 2019
The River Arts Center in Clinton, Iowa, is pleased to host a quilt exhibit by nineteen members of  the Mississippi Valley Quilters Guild, headquartered in Davenport.  This exhibit will be showing through Sunday, August 4, with a reception for the quilters on Sunday, June 30, from 1:30 to 4:00 PM.  All are welcome and there is no charge to view our exhibits.  The River Arts Center is located at ...read more
Categories: Community
Thursday, May 30, 2019
 Gilda’s Club Quad Cities will host it’s first Bowling for Gilda fundraiser on Saturday, July 20 from 1 – 3pm at Plaza Bowl (1119 N 2nd Street, Clinton, IA). The event includes bowling and various raffle drawings.     Tickets are $30 each and include 2 hours of unlimited bowling, shoe rental, 5 raffle tickets and a soft drink. To purchase your ticket, visit www.gildasclubqc.org/bowl or call ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Rebecca Edwards has always gravitated toward careers where she can make a difference in the lives of others.    For nine years, that meant working in the healthcare industry. Now, she’s keeping that same empathetic mindset, albeit in a different career field.   First Central State Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Rebecca Edwards as a Customer Service Representative in the DeWitt ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
First Central State Bank will host a shred day to help local residents dispose of secure records.  The event will be held from noon to 2 p.m. May 9 in Clinton at First Central State Bank's Lincoln Way location. This event is free and open to everyone.  If residents are unable to make that timeframe, First Central State Bank will host several shred events over a two-day period. Other shred events ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Monday, April 01, 2019
The Keep Iowa Beautiful Board of Directors has announced the 2019 annual award winners for enhancing the beauty, cleanliness and attractiveness of the state of Iowa. The four award categories are community, organization, corporate and individual. “The KIB award program is designed to recognize people and organizations that have gone the extra mile to help build stronger Iowa communities,” said ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, March 15, 2019
Kara Marr began her banking career as a teller at the age of 18.  She’s worked in several facets of the banking industry since that time, and now, she has been promoted to Vice President at First Central State Bank.  First Central State Bank CEO Brigham Tubbs said Marr’s versatility and attention to customer service align with First Central’s continued mission.  “Kara has been a valuable team ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article