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    Tuesday, March 19, 2019
    This message is for all those seeking media credentials with the Clinton LumberKings for the 2019 season. The LumberKings will open their 65th season in the Midwest League on April 4th, on the road, against the Kane County Cougars.  Following a brief two game series to open the season, the LumberKings will return home for a six-game home stand at LumberKings Stadium that will open on April 6th ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, March 18, 2019
    Applications for the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Venture Competition are now being accepted. The fourteenth annual statewide competition will be awarding $100,000 in cash prizes.  The $100,000 in seed funding consists of a $50,000 contribution from John and Mary Pappajohn and a $50,000 match from the Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA). The goal of this competition is to support Iowa’s ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community
    Monday, March 18, 2019
    The Clinton LumberKings are excited to announce their participation in Minor League Baseball's (MiLB) second annual Copa de la Diversion ("Copa"). As one of MiLB's 72 teams to participate in authentically connecting to the Latinx community, the LumberKings will change their name, logo, and colors for Sunday games when they take the field as the Clinton Elotes.  ** Visit ClintonElotes.com **  The ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, March 15, 2019
    The Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center, "Clinton, Iowa's Children's Museum!" will hold it's annual omelet breakfast fundraiser Sunday, March 24, serving from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event will be held at the Discovery Center, 332 Eighth Avenue South, in downtown Clinton.  The meal ticket includes free admission to the children's museum, and guests are invited to stay to tour and play and ...read more
    Categories: Community
    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
    Friday, March 15, 2019
    The United Way of Clinton County, Iowa will host a Collaborative Services day on Tuesday, March 26, 2019.  It will be held from 9am until 12pm at the Clinton County Administration Building, located at 1900 N. 3rd Street, Clinton, Iowa.  It is open to all residents of Clinton County, Iowa and includes: Clinton, Camanche, DeWitt, and surrounding areas.  The Collaborative Services Day will serve as ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, March 15, 2019
    Single-game tickets to all 2019 Clinton LumberKings home games are now on sale! Fans can purchase their tickets online at LumberKings.com, by phone by calling (563) 242-0727, or by visiting the front office at the ballpark during normal business hours.  In 2019 all fans are encouraged to purchase their single-game tickets in advance. Advanced tickets for box seats are $8, adult general admission ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    Clinton Community College hosted the Induction Ceremony of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society on Tuesday, March 5, 2019.   Fifty four members were inducted into the CCC Alpha Theta Beta Chapter.  Students are invited to join Phi Theta Kappa if they have achieved a 3.5 grade point and earned 12 credit hours.      Phi Theta Kappa chapter co-president Maria Nichols and co-vice president Anna Kohl ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    The wait is over and the Clinton LumberKings are excited to announce their 2019 Promotional Schedule. This season will feature four fireworks nights, six post-game concerts, two bobblehead giveaways, and 10 Copa De La Diversion days.  The LumberKings will host the first of their 70 scheduled home games on Saturday, April 6 when they meet the Kane County Cougars in the home opener.  The ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    How fortunate we are in Clinton to have the Bickelhaupt Arboretum, a living classroom for all citizens in our community.  A new Friends of the Arboretum group is being formed to ensure and continue the legacy of Robert and Frances Bickelhaupt.   Over the course of the year, three programs (spring, summer and fall) will be offered to the Friends of the Arboretum in addition to one social event for ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Galen Leonhardy, professor of English at Black Hawk College, will be featured at the Volunteer Miller event on Thursday, March 21 at the Windmill Cultural Center.  Starting at 6:00pm, Professor Leonhardy will share his experiences of living within the Native American Nez Perce culture. For this presentation, Galen will recount his interactions with Nez Perce tribal members and sing several ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    Clinton Community College and RSVP will partner to offer ENCORE * PRESENTS… a SENIOR SpringTuneUP on Wednesday, March 27 from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  The event will be held at the Clinton Community College Technology Center (former Graphic Arts Technology Center), 1951 Manufacturing Drive, Clinton.   ENCORE = Enrichment Courses for Retirement.  This is an opportunity for retirees to come together ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Tuesday, March 12, 2019
    – The Clinton Community College Alumni Association Trivia Night is scheduled for Friday, March 29, 2019 in the CCC Auditorium, 1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton.  Teams are gearing up for the 14th annual which benefits CCC students through the Alumni Association scholarship program.  Registration begins at 6:00 p.m. and play at 6:30 p.m.  $100 is awarded to the first place team, with $50 going to the ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Friday, March 08, 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, March 30th at Clinton Community College for the CCC Gaming Club Extravaganza IV!    No experience is required to attend CCC Gaming Club Extravaganza IV.  Come by the CCC Auditorium at 1000 Lincoln Blvd., Clinton, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. to learn all ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Friday, March 08, 2019
    Larry Davis, Debora Stewart, and Dolores Solberg are the featured artists at the River Arts Center through April 28, with a reception set for Sunday, March 17, from 1:30 to 4:00 PM.  All three have received acclaim for their work in our area and elsewhere, and are back by popular demand.  This exhibit vibrates with color to brighten a long winter.   The River Arts Center is located at 229-5th Ave ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, March 04, 2019
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFebruary 28, 2019  Contact: Dylan Parker, III FFC708-341-0111dparker@iiiffc.org  Awards Presented at III FFC’s Annual Construction Industry and Public Official Appreciation Dinner  COUNTRYSIDE, Ill –On Wednesday, February 27, 2019, the Indiana, Illinois, Iowa Foundation for Fair Contracting (“III FFC”) hosted its Annual Construction Industry and Public Official Appreciation ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, March 01, 2019
    CFB Holding Company, the parent organization for Citizens First Bank, held its annual shareholders’ meeting Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at the bank’s main facility at 1442 Lincoln Way in Clinton.Board of Directors Chairman, John McEleney, welcomed the shareholders and provided a strategic overview.  He commended the leadership team for their continued efforts to execute on the bank’s strategic ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, February 26, 2019
    The River Arts Center is offering the following variety of classes for March. Each of these classes costs $35.00 with a $5.00 discount for Clinton Art Association members who operate the art center. They held in the upstairs classroom with an elevator available.  Call 563-243-3300 to register or stop in at 229-5th Ave.So., in downtown Clinton, Iowa   Saturday, March 2, 1-4 PM--Watercolor with Tom ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Thursday, February 21, 2019
    Funds have been tallied up and the Marine Corps Quad Cities Toys for Tots program and The Holiday Network recently received their donation checks as part of Ascentra Credit Union’s $50/$50 auto loan promotion.  The credit union and its members teamed up to help families and children in the region during the holidays, raising a grand total of $14,700.  With their commitment of giving back to the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, February 21, 2019
    Clinton Community College Assistant to the President, Administration Karen Lueders has been selected as a Distinguished College Administrator by Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.  Lueders is one of just 25 administrators nationwide selected for the award. She will be formally recognized during Phi Theta Kappa Catalyst 2019, the Society’s annual convention, April 4-6 in Orlando, Florida.   Phi Theta ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    Gilda’s Club is now accepting participants interested in the Enhancing Connections program for cancer patients with children. This five-session program will meet bi-weekly at Gilda’s Club (1234 East River Drive, Davenport) starting April 3, 2019.   The program includes ways you can:Enhance communication with your child in talking about your cancerDraw out your child’s feelings and concerns about ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, February 20, 2019
    Clinton Community College has announced the recipient of the 2019 Connie Campbell Memorial Customer Service Award.  The award was created in memory of CCC employee Connie Campbell of Camanche who passed away in June of 2006.  The award honors a CCC employee whose work reflects that customer care that Connie demonstrated daily, going above and beyond to give excellent internal and external ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Friday, February 15, 2019
    Clinton Community College is pleased to announce upcoming performances for the 2018-19 Visiting Artist season. This is the 45TH year that CCC has offered these performances for the community as part of the Quad Cities Arts, a program that strives to make the program accessible to people of all walks of life, including students, seniors, and working people. Performances will be held in both Clinton ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education