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    Monday, July 22, 2019
    Produced by TLP’s “Next Stage” young theatre group, the Emmy Award-winning 1970s Saturday morning cartoon series that taught history, grammar, math, science and politics through clever, tuneful songs is not only making a small-screen comeback, it’s instructing a whole new generation to “Unpack Your Adjectives” and “Do The Circulations,” it’s lighting up TLP’s stage this summer.  Tom, a ...read more
    Categories: Community
    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
    Monday, July 22, 2019
    Early offense by the Clinton LumberKings did not hold up in a 4-2 loss to the Lansing Lugnuts in a Sunday matinee at Cooley Law School Stadium. Clinton (20-9, 53-45) allowed a season high six stolen bases, half coming in Lansing's (15-14, 47-51) decisive three-run rally.  The LumberKings opened the scoring in the top of the first. Christopher Torres singled and Clinton proceeded to manufacture a ...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: Education, Community
    Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    The Empowering Latina Leadership Alliance is honored to host its first ELLA Summit on Saturday, August 10th, 9:30 am – 2:00 pm at the Hotel Blackhawk, 200 E. 3rd Street Davenport, Iowa. Hear from some amazing and accomplished Latinas from different sectors including Marisa Rivera of Mpowerment Works and Margarita Mojica. Enjoy a Selena inspired brunch at the historic Hotel Blackhawk with views of ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, July 15, 2019
    Timber Lake Playhouse (TLP), the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, continues its 58th Season with the show that over 60 million people worldwide have fallen in love with, Mamma Mia!   On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years before. ABBA's ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, July 15, 2019
    The 2019 Fulton City-Wide Yard Sale will be held August 9 & 10, and REGISTRATION FORMS are now available at the City Hall in Fulton, 415 11th Avenue, Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  REGISTRATION FORMS must be completed and returned to City Hall with the $10 REGISTRATION FEE, (Check, Money Order or Cash only) no later than Thursday, August 1st.  When you turn in your completed ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, July 15, 2019
    The Felix Adler Children’s Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum," is having a super summer and offers many events and activities for your family including: make your own parrot friend, and juggle with Miss Jean at WOW Wednesday; and get ready to meet the Clinton Fire Fighters at  Funtime. Join us at Music on the Avenue on Thursday, July 18 from 6 to 8 p.m. Come read with Ms. Cotton ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Thursday, July 11, 2019
    The Clinton LumberKings, in conjunction with the Miami Marlins, have added right-handed pitcher, and second overall pick in the 2014 MLB Draft, Tyler Kolek to the 25-man roster. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Jeremey Ovalle was released.  Kolek, 23, was taken by the Marlins in the first round of the 2014 MLB Draft out of high school and is known for one of the fastest fastballs in ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    Summit Lake Coffee Co will be the coffee and Starburst Energy Drink supplier for the new drive-thru coffee shop in Camanche, IA.  Brent's Firehouse Coffee is located at 103 B 21st Street (The old Fox Roller Rink parking lot).  Grand opening is Friday, July 12th.  
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, July 02, 2019
    MercyOne Clinton officials announced on July 1st that the agreement between Medical Associates of Clinton and MercyOne Clinton Medical Center has been finalized and is effective immediately.  The two organizations have provided quality care to the Clinton area for decades and will now work together as an integrated system to expand services, improve access and create an even higher level of ...read more
    Categories: Community
    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
    Wednesday, June 26, 2019
    Summit Lake Coffee Co is pleased to announce its distributorship of Starburst Fusion and Power Energy drinks.  Starburst Power is a healthier, more natural energy drink, made with only premium ingredients, natural coloring, and natural flavors.  Starburst Power offers superior functions at half the cost of the market-leading brands.  Great for energy spritzers, smoothies, shakes, or any other ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Press Release
    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
    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
    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: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article