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    Sunday, July 05, 2020
    Ascentra Credit Union has been named by Forbes Magazine as Iowa’s 2020 Best-In-State Credit Union.   Forbes, in partnership with market research firm Statista, identified America’s Best-In-State Credit Unions for 2020 based on an independent survey of more than 25,000 consumers who were asked to rate credit unions that they have or previously have had checking accounts with.  Participants made ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, July 02, 2020
    Attaining weight loss goals can be challenging, and MercyOne Clinton Medical Center offers a comprehensive weight loss program including lifestyle education, medically supervised weight loss and bariatric surgery to help people achieve their goals.   Community members are invited to a free virtual presentation at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 21 from advanced GI, bariatric and general surgeon ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, July 01, 2020
    Major League Baseball (MLB) informed Minor League Baseball (MiLB) that it will not be providing any players to the affiliated teams for the 2020 season. As a result, there will not be a Minor League Baseball season in 2020, ending hopes for the Clinton Lumber Kings and the other 159 affiliated clubs across North America."We knew when the players were sent home from Spring Training that the odds of ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 29, 2020
    Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, announces the cancellation of the 2020 season due to COVID-19 complications.  All TLP performances will be cancelled until 2021.  “Next week, we would have celebrated the World Premiere of What a Wonderful World.” said Dan Danielowski, Executive Director of TLP.  “To have to make this decision is very ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, June 24, 2020
    The following students were named to the President’s and Dean’s Lists for the 2020 Spring semester at Scott Community College:https://www.eicc.edu/news3/06-23-2020-academic-lists.aspxPresident's List (4.0 Grade Point Average/six or more credit hours) & Dean's List (3.5 Grade Point Average or higher/six or more credit hours).  
    Categories: Community, Education
    Friday, June 19, 2020
    As the Clinton County area continues to experience low prevalence of COVID-19 cases, MercyOne Clinton Medical Center has begun to ease visitor restrictions this week. These new guidelines include the following:One visitor, over the age of 18, will be allowed per patient at a time.Visitors must wear a mask upon entry into the facility and throughout the entire visit.All visitors to any MercyOne ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    First Wealth Financial Group, one of the leading financial service practices in the Clinton area, announced their expansion to Marshalltown, IA. Roger Kaput, a Wealth Advisor in Marshalltown for over 30 years, is excited for the opportunity to partner with First Wealth Financial Group. Roger said, “To have built relationships and served my clients for over 30 years, I wanted to leave them in ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, June 18, 2020
    The International Association of Registered Financial Consultants (IARFC) has recently awarded Bradley Fritz of NelsonCorp Wealth Management the “Ethics Approved Seal” for their adherence to the IARFC Code of Ethics. This historical verification includes background checks from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), state licensing records and internet recognition searches. A clean ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    The Ascentra Scholarship Program has awarded its 2020 scholarships to ten area students and members of the credit union.  These ten future leaders were selected to receive $1,000 each to help get one step closer to achieving their academic goals. Five $1,000 scholarships are awarded to traditional high school students planning to enter college, and the other five $1,000 scholarships are awarded ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, June 15, 2020
    The LumberKings announced today that Thursday, June 18th will be the final day for 'Curbside Concessions'."We want to thank all of our fans who came out and supported us for the past two months. With the State of Iowa opening up more and more - residents have started to enjoy the other great restaurants in the area and as such, the 18th will be our last Curbside Concessions day," stated Ted ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    Since the beginning of the year, MercyOne Clinton Medical Center has welcomed seven new providers to its health care provider team: Gastroenterology/Hepatology Specialist Lauri Harsh, DO; Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner Kara Lutes, MS, FNP-BC; Family Nurse Practitioner Aubrey Mattheisen, ARNP; Family Nurse Practitioner Kim Mulholland, ARNP; Pediatric/Neonatology Specialist Sharmita ...read more
    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    The Clinton LumberKings are announcing a special promotion to be held every Tuesday at NelsonCorp Field from 6 pm to 8 pm, beginning on Tuesday, June 16th.Batting Practice at the Ballpark will allow fans to find out what it is like to take a few swings at the plate in a batting practice setting. For $10, 25 balls will be pitched via a pitching machine. Fans should bring their own equipment. Hats ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, June 10, 2020
    MercyOne Clinton Foundation has awarded $21,790 in scholarships ranging from $200 to $1,000 to area students for the 2020-2021 academic year. Recipients are:   MercyOne Clinton Auxiliary Scholarship:  Kelsey Yaddof of Preston, attending University of Dubuque; Molly Ferguson of Clinton, attending Clinton Community College; Kristi Olsen of Fulton, attending Western Governors University; Jodie ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 08, 2020
    Today the American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for all, announced the 2020 Clinton Virtual Go Red for Women® Luncheon to support the fight to end heart disease and stroke. This signature event, chaired by Brandi Carney, Customer Experience Director of HyVee and Regina Lehman, Human Resource Manager of Sethness Products, will be ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Sunday, June 07, 2020
    On Wednesday, June 10, the River Arts Center will re-open from 1-4 PM, and will be open Wednesdays through Saturdays during those hours. Please note the change as we are only open Sundays now for receptions and special programs. The River Arts Center is located at 229-5th Ave. South in downtown Clinton, Iowa, with all exhibits free of charge. We also have a gift shop. There will be a reception ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, February 10, 2020
    First Central State Bank CEO Brigham Tubbs has announced four promotions.  Melisa Maher, John Jackson, Chris Sterbenz and Cynthia Kaczinski all recently earned promotions at First Central State Bank, which has several locations in eastern Iowa, including Clinton, DeWitt, Eldridge, Goose Lake and LeClaire.  All four have demonstrated an ability to go the extra mile in creating a great team ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article
    Tuesday, January 21, 2020
    A remodeling project at First Central State Bank’s Goose Lake branch is nearing completion.  To celebrate, First Central State Bank will host an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, at the bank’s location,  223 Main St. The DeWitt Chamber and Development Company and the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce will hold a ribbon cutting to begin the festivities.  First Central State Bank ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, January 10, 2020
    As a volunteer firefighter, Tyler Vandendooren knows the feeling of lending a helping hand.  Now, he’s adding another way to help area residents by recently joining First Central State Bank as an Assistant Vice President in Commercial and Agriculture Lending. That doesn’t mean he’s giving up on the Thomson, Illinois, Fire Department. He’ll continue to be an Assistant Fire Chief and EMT for the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, August 29, 2019
    Two First Central State Bank team members recently graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.    Scott Wiley and Valerie Pell completed the more than two years of schooling needed to earn the Certificate of Executive Leadership, the highest level of certification from the Wisconsin School of Business and Executive Development. Since its inception in ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    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: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release