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Clinton High School graduation | Local Education |  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — Clinton High School will hold its graduation ceremony at 2 p.m. May 19 at the school gym.

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 renovations come with a 46-million dollar price tag  WQAD Moline

CLINTON, Iowa-- Last week, a proposal was brought to the Clinton School Board to renovate Clinton High School. Looking at Clinton High School, you wouldn't ...

HONOR ROLL: Clinton High School  Clinton Herald

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

Clinton High School announces third trimester honor roll  Clinton Herald

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

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 ...

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 ...

Insects found at Clinton High School were not bed bugs  Quad City Times

Two insects discovered earlier this week at Clinton High School were not bed bugs. On Tuesday, principal JohnRyan "JR" Kuch sent a message to parents ...

Domestic incident led to school lockdown  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton police say it was a domestic incident that led to Clinton schools being placed on lockdown this morning.

Clinton, Camanche agree to open alternative high school  Clinton Herald

CLINTON -- Clinton school officials are exploring the possibility of reinventing an alternative high school at the former Henry Sabin Elementary School building.

Board selects CHS renovation option  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton School District will pursue a renovation option for the high school that keeps Yourd gymnasium intact, builds a new theater and adds ...

Mount Zion, Charleston softball games at Class 3A Clinton Sectional postponed  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Wet field conditions caused the postponement of the Class 3A Clinton Sectional semifinals scheduled for Tuesday at Clinton High School.

Clinton High School student dies after being pulled from pond  Boston 25 News

The teenage boy who died after he was pulled from a pond in Clinton Tuesday afternoon has been identified as a Clinton High School freshman, according to ...

Taking the stage  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — In his first year as director of the Clinton High School drama program, Aaron Westrum has found a group of students who live for the theater.

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.

Police continue to investigate Clinton girl's death | Local News  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 ...

Clinton schools to add mental health services  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Amid a national conversation regarding the state of mental health care in America, new mental health services are coming to the Clinton School ...

Alternative school gets green light  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton Community School District approved a contract with Gateway Area Community Center Monday, making the opening of the district's ...

Inaugural CHS Hall of Honor Class announced  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton School District and the Clinton High School Hall of Honor Committee today announced the inaugural 2019 Hall of Honor Class.

Clinton High School student dies in single-vehicle crash  FOX Illinois

The DeWitt County Coroner has confirmed a Clinton High School student was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Wapella, Illinois.The crash happened around ...

No wind farm for DeWitt County: Board rejects $300 million plan  Herald & Review

CLINTON — A $300 million wind farm will not be coming to DeWitt County.

CHS Class of '69 to celebrate 50th reunion  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton High School class of 1969 is holding its 50th class reunion the weekend of Sept. 27-29.

Clinton tabs Marx to lead girls basketball program  Quad City Times

Cathy Marx knew something was missing. Marx has served as the assistant director at Clinton's Parks and Recreation Department for the past two years.

CCC graduation set for Tuesday  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton Community College 72nd commencement will begin at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 7, at Clinton High School's W. J. Yourd Gymnasium.

Camanche High School Co-Valedictorian Jaiden Goodman speaks during the graduation ceremony.  Clinton Herald

Holly A. Youngquist, 56, of Clinton passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019 at her home. Full obituary will be available in the days ahead. Snell-Zornig Funeral ...

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 ...

School district honors students, retirees  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — As the school year approaches an end, Clinton School District staff have selected students to receive the Jim McGraw *Service* Awards.

Zoning board votes against DeWitt County wind farm  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Opponents of a proposed DeWitt County wind farm scored a major victory Tuesday night before the Zoning Board of Appeals. After 35 hours of ...

Clinton High class to meet  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – Clinton High School class of 1955 will be meeting for dinner at Homer's Deli and Sweetheart Bakery Thursday at 5 p.m. Everyone is welcome to ...

Clinton High School | Local Education |  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 ...

New teen center to open in Clinton on Sunday  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Michelle Witzke's dream is about to come true.

'I feel like I'm home': Chinese students share culture, experience living in Clinton  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — After sharing his excitement of the wonderful discoveries he made in recent weeks exploring Clinton, Jack Yan, a 15-year-old Chinese student, ...

School district raises salaries by 2%  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton School District teachers will see a 2% increase in their base pay for the 2019-2020 school year, the school board decided this week.

Clinton two-sport standout Henderson announces transfer to Camanche  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – Clinton two-sport standout LJ Henderson announced his intent to transfer to Camanche for the 2019-20 school year via Twitter Thursday night.

Clinton Tony Award nominee 'can do anything,' drama coach says  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Stacy Hansen can't conceal her enthusiasm for Andy Grotelueschen even when fashioning an email.

Clinton, Normal West dancers breaking new ground | High School Sports  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 ...

Joe Biden in Clinton  Clinton Herald

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Kedley seeks 2nd District seat  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Educators in Clinton had a big influence on Thomas Kedley, so much so that today he's a teacher who is making education one of the focuses of ...

Errors doom Clinton in pair of MAC losses  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – The Clinton High School baseball team returned to action after a seven-day break Monday night at the Durgin Complex, where the River Kings ...

In DeWitt County wind farm debate, quality of life vs. jobs, tax revenue at stake  Herald & Review

CLINTON — Opposing sides for a proposed wind farm in DeWitt County say they are prepared for up to 35 hours of scheduled meetings before the Zoning ...

Joe Biden and overtime pay  Clinton Herald

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Gandrup grows in role, named 2019 Clinton Herald Player of the Year  Clinton Herald

Switching roles from year to year in high school can be hard, but Clinton senior Megan Gandrup flourished in her new role as the scoring force for the River ...

Communities set Fourth celebrations | Family |  Bloomington Pantagraph

June 27-July 4: Streator's Fourth; America's Best; Independence Day celebration; fireworks, July 3 at Streator High School; downtown and various Streator ...

Congratulations, Class of 2018  Clinton Herald

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

High school student killed in car crash | Top Stories  WAND

DEWITT COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) – Investigators say a high school student died in a central Illinois crash. DeWitt County Coroner Randy Rice says it happened ...

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.

CCC announces Dean's List  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton Community College has announced the Fall 2018 Deans' List. Students must earn a minimum of six credit hours and a 3.5 grade-point ...

Developer pitches wind farm to DeWitt County Zoning Board of Appeals  Herald & Review

CLINTON — The push to place a $300 million wind farm in DeWitt County moved into a new phase Tuesday night before a crowd of about 200 people in the.

Former Clinton resident drops out of Congressional race  Clinton Herald

OSCEOLA – Osceola Mayor and Clinton High School graduate Thomas Kedley announced Saturday that he is stepping down from Iowa's 2nd Congressional ...

5 area teams set for Competitive Dance State Finals  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — Five Pantagraph area schools will be represented Friday when the Illinois High School Association Competitive Dance State Finals begin ...

Impending Flood  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Local communities are continuing to prepare for the rising floodwaters forecast over the next week.

Clinton County District Court Activity  Clinton Herald

Not filed. • One count of third-degree burglary against Kerri J. Desimone, 19, 850 First Ave., No. 65, was not filed. She was accused on April 1 by the Clinton ...

Helicopter dream gives way to opera career  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — When he was young, Clinton High School graduate Kyle Ketelsen wanted to be a helicopter pilot, but during college the bass-baritone discovered ...

DeWitt wind farm called 'wrong project at the wrong place'  The Pantagraph

CLINTON — Opponents of a proposed DeWitt County wind farm detailed at a hearing Tuesday ways they say the turbines would hurt the quality of life in the ...

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 ...

College says farewell to 195 graduates  Clinton Herald

CLINTON -- Pomp and Circumstance played for 195 Clinton Community College graduates Tuesday evening, the 72nd class to earn diplomas from the ...

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 ...

Clinton Herald Sports 2018 Year in Review  Clinton Herald

Each year brings a whole slew of sports events, and this area definitely does not lack in storylines. We saw state appearances, records, historic runs and ...

Recommendation could come this week in controversial DeWitt County wind farm case  Bloomington Pantagraph

CLINTON — A recommendation from the DeWitt County Zoning Board of Appeals on the controversial DeWitt County wind farm proposal could come this week ...

Clinton School District gearing up for new start times  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A change in start times is on the way for Clinton students beginning with the 2018-19 school year.

Illinois company unveils plans for car wash in Clinton  Clinton Herald

CLINTON -- An Illinois-based duo is set to expand their state-of-the-art car wash operation into Clinton.

Paul's store to close  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The owner of an iconic Clinton store has announced the business will close its doors this summer.

Big weekend for local softball teams in Calamus  Clinton Herald

CALAMUS – Local teams enjoyed a sunny Saturday in rural Iowa for a three-game softball invitational hosted by Calamus-Wheatland High School.

Clinton's Tubbs named MAC player of year | High School Volleyball -  Quad City Times

Grace Tubbs was the tallest volleyball player in the Mississippi Athletic Conference this season. She earned the league's highest honor Tuesday.

Central Community School District Superintendent Dan Peterson speaks about Friday’s active shooter exercise at Ekstrand Elementary School in DeWitt.  Clinton Herald

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Unity Christian to host two summer camps for children  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — Unity Christian hosts two summer camps each year – a school-age camp for children who are 6 to 12 years old and another camp for children ...

Clinton firefighter dies in silo explosion  Clinton Herald

CLINTON - Clinton Fire Chief Mike Brown confirmed the death of Eric Hosette in an explosion at Clinton's Archer Daniels Midland plant Saturday. A second ...

Investors open new event center in Clinton  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A new event center has opened its doors near Clinton's river front.

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 ...

Clinton man faces drug charges  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — A Clinton man is facing 13 charges, including 10 drug charges, resulting from a traffic stop last week.

Clinton's fitness court is first of its kind in Iowa  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — As part of an effort to make world-class fitness free and accessible in public spaces across the country, the city of Clinton has partnered with the ...

Pangaea brings Chinese culture to Discovery Center  Clinton Herald

CLINTON -- Pangaea International Academy students are blossoming in their relationships with the Clinton community as they settle in to the area. The Chines ...

Clinton woman charged with insurance fraud  Clinton Herald

DES MOINES — State officials have announced that a Clinton woman has been charged with insurance fraud.

Postal Service suspends delivery Wednesday  Clinton Herald

MINNEAPOLIS — Postal delivery operations are suspended Wednesday in Iowa, Minnesota, western Wisconsin and western Illinois due to projected ...

Illinois Top Times Classic primer 3/22/19 | High School Track & Field  Bloomington Pantagraph

What: This 30th annual two-day co-ed high school track meet at Shirk Center is the closest thing Illinois has to an indoor state meet. Times: Class 1A — 3 p.m. to ...

Clinton broadcasting legend Hank Dihlmann honored on 99th birthday  OurQuadCities

Hank Dihlmann broadcasted Clinton High School Athletics and Lumberkings games on KROS for a total of 40 years. Dozens surprised the longtime voice of the ...

“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 ...

HEAVY LIFTING: Firefighters comforted by community support  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — In the weeks following the Jan. 5 explosion at Clinton's ADM plant that took the life of Clinton Fire Lt. Eric Hosette and critically injured firefighter ...

Clinton HOF Class of 2018 announced | Sports |  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.

JOHN E. POWELL | Obituaries |  Carroll County Mirror-Democrat

SAVANNA—John Eldon Powell, 83, of Savanna, died Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport, Iowa. A funeral *service* will be held at 11 ...

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 ...

46th Annual YWCA Woman of Achievement Awards  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — YWCA Clinton will recognize six women and one local business for their extraordinary efforts and accomplishments to the Clinton area during its ...

'Blast Off' with summer reading program  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton Public Library is inviting families to kick off the summer with Mr. Taylor's Blast Off Into Summer Reading Concert on June 1.

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 ...

Savanna men arrested in meth, weapons case  Clinton Herald

SAVANNA, Ill. — Two Savanna men have been charged with weapons and drug offenses following a Sunday traffic stop.

Opening the Showboat requires all hands on deck  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Tetta Askeland and Laurie Lewis moved a rule along the floor of a raised, circular turntable, drawing parallel lines across the floor's surface.

It's official: Clinton School District to enter agreement with Confucius group  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — The Clinton School District will complete a months-long journey Monday during its Clinton School Board Committee of the Whole meeting.

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 ...

Great River producing great gymnasts  Clinton Herald

FULTON — It was a rainy Saturday morning in Fulton, but instead of being inside on the couch or computer, a group of gymnasts were continuing to put in some.

River Kings lean on intellect | High School Football -  Quad City Times

CLINTON — Jon Wauford admits the athletes comprising the 2018 version of Clinton football are not the biggest, strongest or fastest.

Turney goes long, Ifft siblings go high at Top Times  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — Day two of the 30th Illinois Top Times Indoor Track Classic at Shirk Center proved educational on Saturday.

Clinton man parachuted behind enemy lines during invasion  Clinton Herald

Editor's Note: Henry Langrehr, of Clinton, who will turn 95 this year, still clearly recalls his military *service* leading up to, during and after D-Day and has shared ...

New jail ushers in new procedures  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — "There isn't one thing we'll do the same in the new jail that we did in the old jail," Clinton County Deputy Sheriff Steve Diesch told the Clinton.

Camanche preparing for increased traffic from LyondellBasell turnaround  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Local law-enforcement agencies are working with LyondellBasell to prepare for the Lyondell turnaround, which will bring over 1000 contractors to ...

Dauen arrested on meth, weapons charges  Clinton Herald

FULTON, Ill. — A Fulton man has been arrested on drug and weapons charges.

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.

Fulton High School offers healthier concessions  Clinton Herald

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

Clinton, Fulton fire departments respond to early morning fire  Clinton Herald

CLINTON —Three alarms sent nearly 30 firefighters to a house fire at 2309 N. Sixth St. in Clinton early Thursday morning.

Casino prepares for sports betting  Clinton Herald

CLINTON — Clinton Wild Rose Casino and Resorts General Manager Steve Nauman believes sports betting in Iowa will be in place before the start of football ...

Tubbs inks commitment to Iowa  Clinton Herald

CLINTON – Clinton High School volleyball standout Grace Tubbs verbally committed to the University of Iowa following her freshman campaign nearly three ...

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