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    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
    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
    Monday, June 24, 2019
    The longest losing streak of the season came to an end for the Clinton LumberKings with a 4-1 win over the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers on Sunday afternoon at Neuroscience Group Field. Tyler Jones and Tyler Mitzel combined to shutout the Timber Rattlers (3-1, 34-39) through the first eight innings for the LumberKings (1-3, 34-39) to end a six-game skid.  The LumberKings started the scoring early in ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 24, 2019
    The Felix Adler Children’s Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum," is celebrating the success of the recent Felix Alder Day festival, and is look forward to a fun-filled summer ahead. This week’s WOW Wednesday is a patriotic party blower craft. Then, enjoy a set of fun Fourth of July activities on Funtime Friday. Each of these programs is free with regular museum admission or ...read more
    Categories: Education, 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
    Friday, June 21, 2019
    The Clinton Community College Adult Basic Education department will celebrate the 2019 High School Equivalency Program Graduation on Tuesday, June 25 at 6:00 p.m. in the Clinton Community College Auditorium, 1000 Lincoln Boulevard, Clinton.  Twenty-four students will participate in the ceremony with a graduate address to be given by a graduate. Since 2003 the Paul B. Sharar Foundation and the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, June 20, 2019
    Are you a gamer? Do you enjoy playing tabletop or video games?  If so, this event is for YOU! Join us for all things gaming on Saturday, June 29 at Clinton Community College for the CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza V!  No experience is required to attend CCC Gaming Guild Extravaganza V. Come by the CCC Auditorium at 1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. to learn all about the hobby. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    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, June 20, 2019
    - Clinton Community College has announced the Spring 2019 President’s List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 4.0 GPA during the term.  Ames, IA      Lorelei Bohlin  Bellevue, IA      Lindsey Banowetz      Austin Beschen      Hunter Clasen      Anna Dunne      Conrad Ernst      Kyle Guenther      Shayla Oster      Benjamin Parker      Alexia Renner      Makinlee ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, June 20, 2019
    The Clinton LumberKings, in conjunction with their Major League affiliate the Miami Marlins, have announced a series of roster moves before the start of the second half. In total, eight roster moves were made with three LumberKings earning promotions to the High-A Jupiter Hammerheads and Clinton receiving their first player from the Marlins 2019 Draft class.  The moves started late Wednesday ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 17, 2019
    The Volunteer Millers will host a special patriotic music program on Tuesday, July 2 at 6:00pm entitled Civil War Melodies.  Weather permitting, the program will be outside in front of de Immigrant Windmill at 10th Avenue and 1st Street in downtown Fulton.  If inclement weather, the musical program will be inside in the Windmill Cultural Center on the same site. Dan Haughey, ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Monday, June 17, 2019
    Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, will host a Murder Mystery Dinner following a western theme.  The Sheriff’s a Goner will be presented on Saturday, June 29 in The Barn, TLP’s newest event center.As you might know already, plans for law and order in Timber Lake has all come “a cropper.” Long-time Sheriff Jack Daniels was killed last week, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 17, 2019
    Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, continues its 58th Season with the hysterical play, Noises Off.Called “the funniest farce ever written,” Noises Off presents a manic menagerie of nomadic actors rehearsing a flop called Nothing’s On. Doors slamming, on and offstage intrigue, and a whole lot of sardines all figure in the plot of this ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 17, 2019
    ANC has experienced a fantastic start to the Monarch butterfly nursery this year, with over 150 eggs and caterpillars incubating from the first generation of butterflies which came through in early June. We only had about 20 of the little caterpillars last year at this time. The first chrysalis formed on June 10, which means our first butterfly will come out and be released on about June 22nd. For ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, June 13, 2019
    The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO), Office of Tourism has announced the recipients of a grant program designed to increase tourism across the state.  This grant, which hasn't been awarded since 2015, will help bolster the state's tourism industry which generated over $3 billion in tax revenue for state and local communities last year.  Timber Lake Playhouse in Mount ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 03, 2019
    Clinton Community College will host the annual CCC Summer Sizzle 2019 throughout the summer months. Jump in. Engage.  Have fun!  Don’t wait until Fall semester to enjoy what CCC has to offer!   Gaming Extravaganza and D&D Boot Camp - Saturday, June 29 – 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. – Everyone is welcome to this student favorite to be held in the CCC Auditorium, 1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton.  Video ...read more
    Categories: Education, 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 28, 2019
    The Clinton LumberKings and NelsonCorp Wealth Management announced today an agreement for a three-year naming rights agreement for the current ballpark. The 82-year old home of the LumberKings will now be called NelsonCorp Field as part of greater partnership for the foreseeable future.  NelsonCorp Field will become the third naming rights deal since the currrent home of the LumberKings opened in ...read more
    Categories: Community
    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: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release