• News for Community

    Sunday, May 15, 2016
    Mainly Marathons LLC is proud to present the 3 rd annual Heartland Marathon Series, scheduled for June 5-11. As in 2015, this year’s series will cover seven states, spanning from the center of the heartland to the mighty Mississippi River. This gives the runners the opportunity to enjoy this part of the country and to join the best multi-state running series on the planet. The first run ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, May 11, 2016
    Since 1981, the Clinton Community College Alumni Association has been honoring those who have made “outstanding” contributions during the year. In 2016, we celebrate our 35 th year of honoring outstanding contributions to Clinton Community College. CCC president Dr. Karen Vickers commented, “We always appreciate the opportunity to recognize those people who have made such a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, May 09, 2016
    Vietnam Veterans Chapter 776 helped clean the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, located at the Clinton County Courthouse. Greg Paulline, president of Vietnam Veterans Chapter 776 led the group in cleaning. They also set up a table offering mental health resources. This was their first year to hold this event. *The group hopes to make this an annual event. PHOTO ATTACHED (L- R) Ed Goddard, Denny Queal, ...read more
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    Monday, May 09, 2016
    Clinton Rotary Club received the 2016 'Liberty Bell Award' in the South District Courtroom at the Clinton County Courthouse. They were honored at today's ceremony, in observance of Law Day, for spearheading the magnificent restoration of Eagle Point Park Lodge. Well done...and THANK YOU!
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    Wednesday, May 04, 2016
    The River City Municipal Band, Clinton, Iowa’s volunteer community summer band, has announced its leadership and concert schedule for the 2016 Summer Season, and it invites all area musicians to participate. Cassie Thuen has been named musical director for the season which runs late May through early August. Thuen is currently completing her second year in instrumental music education with ...read more
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    Wednesday, April 27, 2016
    We are pleased to announce that FACE is accepting applications for 2016 Community Impact grants between now and May 23. This year FACE, a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Great River Bend, will be using the CFGRB’s online grants application system. This allows our applicants to complete, save, and submit their grant applications in one place and have ongoing access to ...read more
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    Monday, April 25, 2016
    Citizens First Bank has partnered with Junior Achievement to help celebrate National Financial Literacy Month. Teaching children about financial literacy and savings education is great start to help children become aware of the impact financial awareness has on their lives. Volunteers from Citizens First Bank visiting area elementary classrooms are exploring families, selves, city planning, ...read more
    Categories: Community