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    Thursday, August 06, 2020
    Clinton Community College has announced the Spring 2020 Deans’ List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 3.5 GPA during the term.  Ames, IA      Medeleine Yi Lynn Goh      Yuqing Zheng  Andrew, IA      Jessica Juergens  Baldwin, IA      Kallie Brown      Megan Carbonelli      Grant Michel  Bellevue, IA      Marcus Anderson      Kara Boeckenstedt      Brianna ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, August 06, 2020
    Clinton Community College has announced the Spring 2020 President’s List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 4.0 GPA during the term.  Bellevue, IA      Ryan Dunn      Paxton Felderman      Luke Giesemann      Macy Heim      Adrian Humphrey      Benjamin Parker      Jena Rowan      Abraham Steinbeck      Gabby Williamson  Bryant, IA      Kesley Holdgrafer  Calamus, ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Wednesday, August 05, 2020
    Wild Rose Casino & Resort’s Backyard Bash will feature Chicago’s HOTTEST, HIGH ENERGY cover band – The Student Body. The concert is scheduled Friday, August 28, 2020, in the courtyard. Admission is FREE and open to ALL ages.   Join The Prom King, The Cheerleader, The Nerd, The Hippie, & The Jock as they take the stage at 6:00 p.m. in the courtyard at Wild Rose. This dynamic group plays all of ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, August 03, 2020
    Special thanks to retired police Sergeant and Author Darren Burch for picking us to develop his own coffee to announce his second book release due out late September. The book is titled "Twisted But True, Book 2, Filling in the Cracks". Having read parts of the book, this will be a hit. Look for it at bookstores and on-line. — in Clinton, Iowa.
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, August 03, 2020
    Summer fun continues at the Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum!”  This week, Funtime Friday will feature a fairy tale and seed planting.  Private party rooms are available to reserve for your next special event.  And a fundraiser is set for next week.  Funtime Friday:  Jack and the Beanstalk Funtime Friday, the Discovery Center’s popular program for young ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, August 03, 2020
    The Clinton LumberKings' season may have been cancelled, but that is not stopping professional baseball from being on display. The LumberKings will be welcoming fans out to NelsonCorp Field to watch the Cubs and Cardinals game in the Picnic Garden area on Sunday, August 9th at 6 pm.The game will be on display with an LG 65' 4K TV courtesy of Zirkelbach Home Appliance. There is no cost of ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, July 28, 2020
    As COVID-19 cases continue to increase in Clinton County and the Eastern Iowa region, MercyOne is returning to restricting visitors at MercyOne Clinton Medical Center and all MercyOne Clinton facilities. This decision is not easy, but necessary for the protection of our patients, their families, the communities we serve and our workforce. Effective Thursday, July 30, no visitors will be allowed ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    There is a new financial incentive for Americans to give generously to qualifying charities, including United Way of Clinton County, Iowa and many of our community partners. The measure grants taxpayers an above-the-line deduction for up to $300 in charitable donations given in 2020. For example, if you take the standard deduction and give $300 to charity, you will get a $300 tax break in ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Monday, July 27, 2020
    Clinton Community College President Brian Kelly has been appointed to the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Commission on Small and Rural Colleges for the 2020-2023 term.   The AACC is the primary advocacy organization for the nation’s community colleges, representing nearly 1,200 two-year, associate degree-granting institutions. The Commission on Small and Rural Colleges ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Monday, July 20, 2020
    Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, announced its 13th Annual GALA will be held on Saturday, August 29, 2020.  This year, for the first time in the GALA’s 13 year history, due to COVID gathering restrictions, the GALA will be held virtually.  “I’ll admit, after last year’s highly successful GALA, I was skeptical about holding this year’s (GALA) ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Sunday, July 19, 2020
    With Music on the Avenue cancelling the remainder of their events due to COVID social distancing concerns, the musical acts will be moved to NelsonCorp Field. The lineup for performances will go as follows:Thursday, July 23rd - Brooke ByamThursday, July 30th - The CharlatansThursday, August 6th - Down 24Thursday, August 13th - UnidynesIn order to adequately social distance and provide a safe ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Sunday, July 19, 2020
    Citing an urgent need for blood donors to step forward in support of the local blood supply, the Clinton Moose Lodge will host a blood drive on August 26th. The blood drive will be held from 11:30-3;30 PM at 1936 Lincoln Way Clinton. The need for additional donors is being driven by a high number of blood drive cancellations related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Donors may schedule an appointment with ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, July 17, 2020
    Summit Lake Coffee Co is now on Instagram, check us out at www.instagram.com/summit.lake.coffeeco/
    Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
    Monday, July 13, 2020
    First Central State Bank will host several shred events during a two-day period this month.  This on-site shred service for secure documents is provided for free and is open to everyone. Attendees are asked not to bring more than five boxes of documents to be shredded. Anything over that amount will be shredded at the discretion of organizers.  Enhanced safety precautions will be utilized by ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Community, Human Interest
    Monday, July 13, 2020
    Clinton Community College, one of the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges, is proud to announce a second year for its student support program called RISE - Retention Initiative with Support and Engagement.  The goal of RISE is to help students achieve personal, professional, and academic success at CCC and beyond.    The program includes opportunities for academic support, career advising, ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Thursday, July 09, 2020
    Each summer, Slop’s Neighborhood Bar & Grill owner Josh Christiansen coordinates a local golf outing, in partnership with Valley Oaks General Manager Chris Klahn, and proceeds are donated to Stead Family Children’s Hospital at the University of Iowa. This year, however, with the growing needs in the Clinton area due to high unemployment during the global pandemic, Christiansen and Klahn put their ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, July 09, 2020
    Ascentra Credit Union was recently awarded four awards by CUNA (Credit Union National Association), in recognition for outstanding marketing and business development achievements in the credit union industry.   The awards were presented by the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council, a national network comprised of over 1,200 credit union marketing and business development professionals. ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, July 09, 2020
    The Axe Women Loggers of Maine - the only touring "Lumber Jill" show in North America - will make an appearance at NelsonCorp Field on Saturday, August 8th. Gates open at 5 pm with the show starting at 6 pm. The Axe Women Loggers of Maine offer a high-energy show that features ladies who are World Champion Loggers. Their show is a self-contained, turn-key event unlike any other lumberjack show in ...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, Chamber, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
    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