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    Friday, August 23, 2019
    For the first time this season the Clinton LumberKings shutout an opponent in back-to-back games with a 6-0 win over the Cedar Rapids Kernels on Thursday night at NelsonCorp Field. Tanner Andrews led the way on the mound for Clinton (36-23, 69-59) to already take the series from Cedar Rapids (32-27, 71-58) before the finale on Friday night.  The scoring started in the bottom of the first against ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber
    Thursday, August 22, 2019
    Josh Roberson tossed six shutout innings and the Clinton LumberKings rode two big innings to a 9-0 thumping of the Cedar Rapids Kernels on Wednesday night at NelsonCorp Field. The win is the LumberKings (35-23, 68-59) sixth shutout win of the year and trims their magic number to clinch a playoff spot to nine.  The scoring started immediately for Clinton with three runs in the bottom of the first ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, August 21, 2019
    Citizens First Bank staff gathered recently at the bank’s Camanche branch, to present a donation to the Camanche Police Department.  Camanche City officials joined the police department for the presentation.  The Camanche Police Department is working to provide additional training for police officers who respond on medical calls with the Fire Department.  The additional skill level is needed to ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, August 20, 2019
    To commemorate the completion of the radiant new Ascentra Credit Union Home Office and branch, a special ribbon cutting celebration will take place on Monday, Aug. 26 at 4:00 p.m. at 2019 Grant Street, Bettendorf.   “Our previous space served us well for over 28 years but we needed more space to house our heart of the credit union support staff for our 10 branches spanning from Clinton down to ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, August 20, 2019
    The Clinton LumberKings return home to NelsonCorp Field for a seven-game homestand from August 21st through the 27th to meet the Cedar Rapids Kernels (affiliate of the Minnesota Twins) and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (affiliate of the Milwaukee Brewers). Come down to the ballpark for a giveaway on Wednesday, August 21st, postgame fireworks show on Friday, August 23rd, and a postgame concert on ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, August 19, 2019
    The Felix Adler Children’s Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum," is having a splendid week of fun and play. On Wednesday, customize your own one-of-a-kind butterfly. On Friday, go up, up, and away with Parachute Play; then come read with Ms. Cotton on Saturday morning at Storytime Saturday. Each of these programs is free with regular museum admission or membership. Also, please ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, August 19, 2019
    Citizens First Bank employees recently presented a donation to the Clinton Police Department at the bank’s main location on Lincoln Way in Clinton.   “The safety and security of our employees and customers is always top of mind for us,” stated Citizens First Bank President Kathy Forrest.  “We appreciate the support of local law enforcement for bank safety and security, and having the Clinton ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, August 19, 2019
    Back by popular demand! The Body, Mind & Spirit Expo is excited to bring their unique holistic experience back to Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois on Saturday, August 24th, 2019 from 9am-5pm in the Riverfront Events Center located at 516 S 1st St, Clinton, Iowa 52732.The Body, Mind & Spirit Expo is a metaphysical and holistic experience providing visitors with a welcoming environment to learn ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, August 19, 2019
    Celebrated by three local businesses each holding individual book signing events, S.E. (Shannon) Foster, a long time Quad City area resident, will be signing her beautifully crafted and inspirational coloring journals.   • Saturday September 7th from 12-3pm, The Village Herb Cellar will host a meet and greet book signing at their new location 4811 N. Brady Street in Davenport Iowa. • September ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Friday, August 16, 2019
    Timber Lake Playhouse is proud to bring to area audiences a truly unforgettable production full of sass, style and sisterhood. Steel Magnolias, is equal parts hilarious and heartwarming. At Truvy’s beauty shop, the motto is: there’s no such thing as natural beauty—the women are all sass and brass. Through clouds of hairspray and over the buzz of blow dryers, six southern spitfires gather each week ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, August 15, 2019
    With the goal of sharing images of the community in a 2020 wall calendar, Citizens First Bank invites photographers from all levels of expertise to enter the 2020 Citizens First Bank Calendar Photo Contest. Winning photographers have the opportunity for their images to be published in the 2020 Citizens First Bank calendar as well as being displayed with the corresponding month as the Citizens ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, August 14, 2019
    Clinton Community College has announced the Summer 2019 President’s List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 4.0 GPA during the term.  Ames, IA      Molly Mroczkowski                                         Bettendorf, IA      Oloigbe Ofori                                                     Calamus, IA      Avery ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Wednesday, August 14, 2019
    - Clinton Community College has announced the Summer 2019 Deans’ List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 3.5 GPA during the term.  Ames, IA      Wei Gao  Aurora, IA      Natalie McMillan  Bellevue, IA      Kaylynn Sieverding  Bryant, IA      Melissa Holdgrafer  Camanche, IA      Lillie Decker      Jeff Graves      Kadee Petersen  Clinton, IA      Michael ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, August 05, 2019
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort presents an evening with GARY PUCKETT and THE UNION GAP live in concert on Sunday, November 3, 2019 in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom. Tickets will be $20, tax and convenience fees not included, with limited seating available. Doors will open at 4:00 p.m. with the concert starting at 5:00 p.m. Must be 21 years old or older to attend.   The beloved 60s musical group, Gary ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, August 02, 2019
    In the Forbes annual “Best-In-State Credit Unions” rankings, 1st Gateway Credit Union, headquartered in Camanche, was one of just of three credit unions in Iowa to achieve this status for 2019. Of the more than 5,000 credit unions in the country, 1ST Gateway was one of only 182 recipients of this “Best-in-State” recognition.  The market research firm, Statista, partnered with Forbes to survey ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, August 02, 2019
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort presents their 5th Annual Halloween Bash and an evening with LITTLE OZZY live in concert on Saturday, October 26, 2019 in the Oakwood Grand Ballroom. Tickets will be $10 in advance and $15 at the door, tax and convenience fees not included, with limited seating available. Must be 21 years old or older to attend.   The 5th Annual Halloween Bash boasts an entertaining ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, August 02, 2019
     “Homebuyers, encouraged by unexpectedly lower mortgage rates in 2019, have created a tailwind - helping to boost demand and inspire existing homeowners to sell their homes.”  Mark Fleming Chief Economist at First American    4% fewer properties were sold in our region through June this year than last year. But as always there was considerable variability from market to market as shown on our ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, August 01, 2019
    The Clinton LumberKings, in conjunction with the Miami Marlins, have announced the promotion of outfielder Connor Scott to the High-A Jupiter Hammerheads. In a corresponding move the LumberKings received outfielder, and 2019 competitive balancing round pick, Kameron Misner.  Scott, 19, was with the LumberKings since Opening Day and was the Marlins first round pick in the 2018 MLB Draft. As the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, July 26, 2019
    Are you a parent with cancer who is struggling to learn how your child feels about your diagnosis?  Gilda’s Club is now accepting participants interested in the Enhancing Connections program for cancer patients with children.   The program includes ways you can:Enhance communication with your child in talking about your cancerDraw out your child’s feelings and concerns about your cancerSupport ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, July 22, 2019
    A committee consisting of members of the Whitetails Unlimited Clinton County Chapter organizes the annual event. Committee member Jeff Beckwith said the day is a way for Clinton County kids ages 11-17 to experience a variety of outdoor skills. The event includes seven stations that teach safety and allow kids the chance to learn about outdoors activities and improve their skills with hands-on ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, July 19, 2019
    First Central State Bank raised more than $2,700 for an area non-profit through its Grilling For Charity fundraiser.  Thanks to community members dining at the First Central State Bank Lincoln Way location in Clinton, $2,727.25 was raised for Information, Referral and Assistance Services in Clinton. The non-profit acts as a clearinghouse for a local network made up of more than 200 local human ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    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: Community, Education
    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: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    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: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release