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Coroner identifies 14-year-old Clinton High School student killed in ATV accident  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Counselors will be on hand at Clinton High School this week to help students deal with the loss of 14-year-old Kloe Weiss, a freshman who died ...

Clinton High School students, staff mourn loss of student by wearing purple  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Students and teachers at Clinton High School wore purple on Monday to honor a freshman cheerleader killed in an ATV crash over the weekend.

Clinton High School uses sports and a pop of color to show support for fallen firefighter  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa -- The Clinton High School boy's varsity basketball team honored the life of fallen Clinton firefighter, Lieutenant Eric Hosette, at their January 8th ...

Police continue to investigate Clinton girl's death  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — DeWitt County authorities continue to investigate the death of a 12-year-old girl who was found unresponsive at her residence Friday morning in ...

Coroner identifies Clinton High School student killed in crash  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Spencer J. Toohill, 17, of Clinton was the victim in a single-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon near Wapella, the DeWitt County coroner said in a ...

Barbara Luoma | Obituaries  Gazettextra

March 17, 1937 - December 17, 2018. Sun City, AZ -- Barbara Gay (Howard) Luoma passed away at home surrounded by her family on December 17, 2018 at ...

Honor roll: Clinton High School  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton High School has released its first trimester honor roll. Students named to the list include:

Coroner: Clinton High School student killed in crash near Wapella  Herald & Review

CLINTON — A Clinton High School student was killed in a single-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon near Wapella.

New coach, Clinton eager to extend season  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — A question arose during preseason drills at Clinton High School regarding the length of the football season.

Meet the Clinton Maroons  Bloomington Pantagraph

Head coach — Chris Ridgeway, 1st year. Conference — Central Illinois Conference. 2017 — 3-6 (2-5 in CIC). Roster. SENIORS. Kolby Winter, RB/LB, 5-10, 175; ...

Clinton High talks national school walk-out, lays out consequences  WAND

CLINTON, Ill. (WAND) - Ahead of a nationally planned school walk-out in response to the deadly Florida high school shooting, Clinton High School is discussing ...

Friends remember cheerleader Kloe Weiss in Clinton game against St. Teresa  Herald & Review

DECATUR — Considering the 14 touchdowns he scored in his previous two games, it wasn't much of a surprise Friday when St. Teresa's Jacardia Wright ...

Congratulations, Class of 2018  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A new class of Clinton High School alumni has officially graduated.

Clinton teacher among state teacher of the year finalists  Herald & Review

CLINTON — A Clinton teacher is a finalist vying to become 2019 Illinois Teacher of the Year.

A Class Remembered  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton High School's Class of 1968 returned to its roots last weekend, celebrating as River Kings and Queens and reminiscing about the fire that ...

UPDATE: No charges filed against Clinton students who made Zyrexin bownies as prank  WIFR

No charges will be filed against the teens who admitted they put Zyrexin in brownies as a prank.

Clinton’s “Royal Army” Shows School Spirit During The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally  WQAD Moline

Good Morning Quad Cities stormed the Clinton Castle of the River Kings and Queens on Friday, September 7th for Week 3 of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally.

Led by No. 1-ranked Micah Downs, Clinton wrestling builds toward state  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Week 9 of the football season proved to be an unusual one for several members of the Clinton wrestling squad.

Houser, Kevin Derek  Herald & Review

MAHOMET -- Kevin Derek Houser, 45, of Mahomet, IL passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018 in Mahomet, IL.

Clinton teen killed in crash remembered as 'kind, special'  Herald & Review

CLINTON — The Clinton community is mourning the loss of Spencer Toohill, a teen known for his inclusive personality and constant smile.

Clinton hires Ridgeway as new football coach | Sports  WAND

CLINTON -- Chris Ridgeway is set to become the new head football coach at Clinton High School. The Maroons assistant beat out a pool of nearly 20 ...

Clinton High School graduation  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — Clinton High School will hold its graduation ceremony at 2 p.m. Sunday (May 21, 2017) in the school gym.

Clinton city leaders, residents alarmed by news of Walmart closure  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Walmart officials announced plans Wednesday to close its smallest Illinois retail store in Clinton on July 20, a move that is a "devastating blow" to ...

Concession stand connoisseurs: The best of the Herald & Review-area football concessions  Herald & Review

Our staff loves to cover football, and we love to eat. You know when we're covering games in Macon County and beyond, we're checking out the concession ...

Area roundup 9/22/18: Schuler helps Pontiac remain unbeaten  Bloomington Pantagraph

Ben Schuler threw for 192 yards and three touchdowns Friday night as unbeaten Pontiac High School downed St. Joseph-Ogden, 42-20, in an Illini Prairie ...

Clinton, Normal West dancers breaking new ground  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — It's been a year of firsts for the Clinton and Normal West high school competitive dance teams as they represent the area in this weekend's ...

From China to Clinton: a scholarly connection with new academy  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa -- A unique school partnership is bringing new activity to the former Ashford University campus. It's forming a China to Clinton connection.

Myli, Henderson push Clinton to OT victory; Queens defeat Burlington  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – Clinton High School boys basketball coach Troy Ersland shook his head and emphatically called for timeout with 4:53 minutes remaining in ...

Unity will tear down former elementary building  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Two years after Unity Christian School consolidated its two buildings into one, Unity's former elementary school will be torn down this fall and the ...

Coroner identifies student killed in crash near Wapella  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — The DeWitt County Coroner has identified the Clinton High School student killed in a single-vehicle crash late Thursday afternoon in rural Wapella.

Clinton HOF Class of 2018 announced  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton High School announced their 2018 Hall of Fame Class on Monday night, and it includes two area journalists on the list.

Camanche Indians honor their former student with a sea of red  WQAD Moline

Lieutenant Eric Hosette holds a special place in the heart of everyone in Clinton and every community he touched, including his old alma mater Camanche High ...

North Scott washes away Clinton  Clinton Herald

ELDRIDGE – Clinton High School football coach Jon Wauford knew earlier in the week his team would have its hands full with a talented North Scott program.

Clinton High School coaches step down  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton River Kings have two coaching positions to fill after head coaches Chris Powers and Eric Lueders announced that they were stepping ...

Schools adding background check security system  WQAD Moline

ELDRIDGE, Iowa -- The Clinton School District is getting a school security system that preforms background checks on every visitor that enters the building.

“The Flag Man” comes to Clinton to honor fallen firefighter  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa -- As a community prepares to say a final goodbye to firefighter Lt. Eric Hosette, who died Saturday in an explosion while responding to a fire at ...

Stillman's Bill Polasky is a Finalist For IL Teacher of the Year

The Stillman Valley social studies teacher has been named among the best in the state, according to the Illinois Board of Education.

50th Apple 'N Pork Festival this weekend  WAND

CLINTON, Ill. (WAND)- The 50th Apple 'N Pork Festival kicks off Saturday, Sept. 29 in Clinton.

Clinton High School honor roll  Clinton Herald

Second Trimester. Highest Honors 4.0 – 5.0. Brittany Adams, Alazar Amensisa, Abbigail Anderson, Alisa Anderson, Briana Banker, Allison Bauchspiess, Cammi ...

OSHA investigating explosions at ADM plants in Iowa and Illinois  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa -- The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has confirmed that it has launched two separate investigations into explosions at ...

Clinton nuclear plant to remain under increased oversight  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — The Clinton nuclear power plant operated safely in 2017, but will remain under increased oversight while awaiting further reviews from the Nuclear ...

Teens helping to open The Vault in Clinton  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — A junior at Clinton High School, Jacalyn Green understands that sometimes, things take a little time to get completed. Among the projects she is ...

Bomb threat at high school 'not credible'  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

CLINTON — Officials at Clinton High School quickly determined that a bomb threat during a dance competition Saturday was "not credible."

LOCAL SCOREBOARD: All the Herald & Review-area football box scores, plus a list of the area and state scores from Friday, Sept. 21  Herald & Review

MACARTHUR 38, SPRINGFIELD SOUTHEAST 32. MacArthur;6;14;6;12 — 38. Southeast;16;0;0;16 — 32. Scoring Summary. M -- Young 96 kickoff return (kick ...

Processional travels through Clinton in honor of fallen firefighter  WQAD Moline

A procession was planned Sunday afternoon, January 6 in memory of the firefighter who was killed in the line of duty.

Judd accepts invite to Saints' camp  Clinton Herald

Clinton graduate Jacob Judd had quite the weekend.

Fire Departments around Iowa lend a hand to the Clinton Fire Department  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa-- When tragedy hits from within, someone still needs to stand watch and keep the community safe. First responders from around Iowa have ...

Clinton firefighter killed in the line of duty  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa -- One firefighter was killed and another was seriously injured while fighting a fire at the ADM Clinton facility, according to Clinton Police Chief ...

Clinton High School  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — Clinton High School held its graduation ceremony at 2 p.m. May 29, 2016, in the school gym. Valedictorians were Jeremiah Chitwood, Mallory ...

Clinton Fire Department asks community for a different type of donation  WQAD Moline

For the first time since the deadly explosion at the ADM plant, the Clinton Fire Department is publicly speaking out about the bond they had with Lieutenant Eric ...

Funeral services set for fallen Clinton firefighter, Lt. Eric Hosette  WQAD Moline

There are two opportunities for the public to honor and remember Lt. Eric Hosette. Here are the details:

Clinton student dies in crash in rural Wapella  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

The Clinton community is grieving Friday after the death of a 17-year-old student in a car accident the day prior.Spencer Toohill was identified by DeWitt County ...

Former Anamosa leader Streets takes over Central DeWitt  Clinton Herald

DEWITT — Even though the Sabers have a new face taking the reins of the Central DeWitt football team for the 2018 season, it's not a face that's ...

Clinton High School bowlers head to state  Clinton Herald

The Clinton River Kings and Queens had two individuals qualify for the state bowling tournament next week at the Plaza Bowl on Tuesday, but the day was ...

1968 CHS fire alters CHS, junior high schedules  Clinton Herald

Jan. 8, 1968 started out much like the January mornings the Gateway area recently has experienced. Nine-below temperatures greeted anyone who dared enter ...

Warrensburg-Latham hires Aaron Fricke as head football coach  WAND

WARRENSBURG -- Aaron Fricke is coming home. The former Lincoln Railer quarterback will now be a stone's throw from his childhood stomping grounds at ...

Always running, always prepared: Hillary Clinton as a high school politician  The Washington Post

PARK RIDGE, Ill. — Hillary Rodham was 16 when she first ran for president. It was February 1964, her junior year of high school in this town of steeples and ...

Clinton School Board approves 2017-18 calendar  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton School Board on Monday night approved a calendar for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Clinton hires former St. T assistant  Herald & Review

Nick Blackburn's football coaching career has gotten off to a fast start.

Hurts Donuts Company helps raise more than $37,000 for families of Clinton firefighters  WQAD Moline

The line filled the store when the fundraiser kicked off at 7 a.m. Hurts Donut Company even enlisted the help of the Davenport Fire Department.

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 ...

13 vie for Miss Clinton County crown  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Thirteen contestants will vie for this year's Miss Clinton County title at the Miss Clinton County Scholarship Program on Saturday.

State run ends for girls tennis  Clinton Herald

BETTENDORF — As the Clinton High School girls tennis team's season came to an abrupt end Monday afternoon, there were few long faces in the River ...

Top 5 things do to this weekend: Dec. 7-9, 2018

Christmas walk in Dixon. DIXON – The downtown Dixon Christmas Walk runs from 6 to 9 p.m.Friday, and features the lighting of the KSB Christmas tree, the ...

School board reorganization vote tonight  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A formal reorganization of the Clinton School Board may come at today's regular meeting.

Meisenhelter, Dorothy Elizabeth Williams  Herald & Review

DECATUR -- Dorothy Elizabeth Williams was born June 17, 1927 to Fred Williams and Laura Fenton Williams in Clinton, Illinois. She was baptized in the lake at ...

Paddock, Luella Jean  Herald & Review

BEMENT -- Luella Jean Paddock, 83, of Bement, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018, at Bement Health Care Center with her loving family surrounding ...

Clinton neighbors spruce up a local soldier’s yard  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa - Travis Winter runs a local lawn *service* in Clinton, but these past two weeks, he has been working on a tough yet rewarding job. "We've never ...

Clinton High School graduates  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — Clinton High School held its graduation ceremony at 2 p.m. Sunday (May 25, 2014), in the school gym.

Clinton High School choir to perform  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton High School a cappella choir will present community concerts this spring.

Burning bright: Welding competition sparks top honors for CHS students  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The success of Clinton High School's welding department was put on full display recently at a regional competition at the Midwest Technical ...

Clinton falls in tight MAC showdown  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – Following a crushing 52-48 loss to Davenport West Tuesday night at Yourd Gymnasium, River Kings coach Troy Ersland pointed to a specific ...

Moline High School football team taking extra safety measures  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Ilinois -- Moline football head coach Mike Morrissey has his players wearing extra padding on their helmets. The padding is called Guardian Caps.

Alice D. Curry

STERLING – Mrs. Alice D. Curry, 91, of Sterling, passed away Monday, June 25, 2018, at Regency Care of Sterling, after an extended illness.

Week four of The Score Pre-Game Pep Really takes us to…Burlington!  WQAD Moline

BURLINGTON, Iowa - Week three of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally was fantastic in Clinton. Now, the Good Morning Quad Cities crew is moving on now to ...

Illinois high school mourns loss of man killed in I-74 wrong-way crash  WQAD Moline

An Illinois high school held a moment of silence in memory of a volunteer who was killed in a crash on Interstate 74.

Thomsen-Deal  Bloomington Pantagraph

DANVERS — Lee Nolan Thomsen of West Des Moines, Iowa, and Tyler Robert Deal of Danvers were married at 4 p.m. June 9, 2018, at East White Oak Bible ...

Autism Awareness Month: seeing beyond the disability  KWQC-TV6

From their humor to intelligence, and their big hearts. These are just some of the unique things about people with autism and in honor of Autism Awareness ...

Folker crowned Miss Clinton County  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Emily Folker, of Mount Pleasant, was crowned Miss Clinton County 2018 during the Miss Clinton County Scholarship Program in DeWitt on ...

Dorothy M. Clapper | Obituaries  Gazettextra

August 6, 1924 - October 27, 2018. Clinton, WI -- Dorothy M. Clapper, age 94, of Clinton, died Saturday October 27, 2018 in her home. She was born August 6, ...

Getting to know you: CIEG students share story of life in China  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Interacting with the Clinton community was once again the priority for students and representatives of the Confucius International Education Group ...

Holiday happenings coming up this weekend and beyond

With a beautiful blanket of white show on the ground and Christmas carols wafting through every store, it's hard not to feel the holiday spirit rising.

Clinton community pays respects to victims of car accident  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa-- Through the toughest times the Clinton community leans on each other for support. On Sunday evening dozens of family and friends and even ...

Alleman, Assumption, to continue football game for at least another year  WQAD Moline

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois — We had Breakfast With…Alleman High School Athletic Director Joe Conklin, Thursday, September 13 at the QC Coffee and Pancake ...

Week 8 of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally takes us to…Monmouth United!  WQAD Moline

Week 7 of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally was fantastic at Muscatine High School,and the GMQC crew is already gearing up for Week 8.

Eastern Star All-Star Preview: West Team | Sports  WAND

FORSYTH -- The 28th annual Eastern Star All-Star Football Game comes to Maroa-Forsyth's Walter Boyd Field on Saturday night at 7 p.m. The West Team's ...

Five at 5: Decatur Ambulance Service purchased by St, Mary's parent company, and four other stories you should see  Herald & Review

The Decatur Ambulance *Service* has been purchased by Hospital Sisters Health System, the parent company of HSHS St. Mary's Hospital.

Dixon High School seniors return for graduation rehearsal one day after shooting  WQAD Moline

DIXON, Illinois -- The 180 Dixon High School seniors whose graduation rehearsal was interrupted by fellow senior Matthew Milby's gunfire near the gym will ...

Officer Mark Dallas gets royal send off to Chicago as honorary football captain  WQAD Moline

DIXON, Illinois-- Dixon resource officer Mark Dallas was honored at Soldier Field in Chicago as Honorary Captain as the Bears took on the Seattle Seahawks.

Henry Sabin building sold  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton School District has approved the sale of the former Henry Sabin Elementary School, which now will be used for Del Sol Boxing Club ...

Former Band Boosters treasurer pleads guilty to theft  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A Clinton woman has pleaded guilty to the theft of funds from the Clinton School District Band Boosters account.

Clinton Woman works to open "The Vault" Youth Center for Teens  WAND

A Clinton woman is doing her best to turn a closed business into a positive, safe haven for teens and pre-teens. The plan is still in the primary stages, but ...

Clinton Schools to purchase former Ashford University outdoor athletic facility

Clinton Schools are spending only $200000 for the property.


Todd Noack is a resident of DeWitt and started in July as the new pastor of St. Mark's United Methodist Church. Find out more about him in this week's Meet Your ...

When a high school volleyball team lost everything in the California fires, their opponents bought them new uniforms  WQAD Moline

For a high school volleyball team, making the state semifinals would normally be a big deal. But for the girls' team at Paradise Adventist Academy in Northern ...

Judge orders former Clinton teacher to prison  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A former Clinton School District employee was ordered to serve concurrent sentences for prison terms not to exceed 10 years and not to exceed ...

Rock Island shop has visitors spellbound  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — Spellbound, a New Age gift shop at 1700 2nd Ave., Rock Island, is marking its third anniversary Aug. 15 with a new season of classes.

Updated: Team-by-team 2018 football schedules for each conference in the area and region

2018 prep football schedules for every varsity team in the area and region:

Mom sues after son doesn’t make varsity soccer team  WQAD Moline

ST. LOUIS, Missouri — The mother of a St. Louis high school student is suing after her son did not make the varsity soccer team and was not allowed to play on ...

Week 9 of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally takes us to…Galesburg!  WQAD Moline

Week 8 of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally was fantastic at United High School and the GMQC crew is already gearing up for Week 9.

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