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    Friday, January 27, 2023
    Clinton Community College has announced the Fall 2022 President’s List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 4.0 GPA during the term.  Andrew, IA        Cale Widel  Baldwin, IA        Samuel Knotts  Bellevue, IA        Torrie Back        Hannah Braet        Riley Carrier        Cate Dunne        Adyson Ellingson        Jacob Hiland        Memphis Jess        Lauren ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Friday, January 27, 2023
    Clinton Community College has announced the Fall 2022 Deans’ List.  Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 3.5 GPA during the term.  Andrew, IA        Jami Portz  Baldwin, IA        Riley Burken  Bellevue, IA        Rayna Kilburg        Lillian Kolln-Nemmers        Adessa Leibfried        Ariana Roeder  Belmond, IA        Briana Verhelst  Blue Grass, IA        Andrew ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Wednesday, January 25, 2023
    Learn more about Eastern Iowa Community Colleges’ (EICC) High School Career Academies at an upcoming Career Academy Information Session, with in-person and virtual options on Wednesday, Feb. 1, and Wednesday, Feb. 8. Career Academies are an exciting opportunity for high school students to get a jump-start on their career education, while still in high school, at no cost. Academies are available ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, January 24, 2023
    – Timber Lake Playhouse, the premier professional summer theatre of northwest Illinois, announces auditions for local children and adult for their upcoming 2022 Season.  Timber Lake Playhouse will again be casting local performers for the following performance opportunities:Ø  TLP Summer Mainstage Season: Casting will be for local actors and actresses ages 6 to 106 to perform roles this summer. ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, January 24, 2023
    Quad City Arts continues its 49th season of professional performing arts residencies for the 2022-2023 school year with the Visiting Artist Series at Clinton Community College, one of the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges.  The Broken Box Mime Theater will perform on Wednesday, February 8 at 6 p.m. The event will be held at the CCC Technology Center, 1951 Manufacturing Drive, Clinton.    Broken ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community
    Monday, January 23, 2023
    Local school districts are struggling with a shortage of substitute teachers. To help support our K-12 partners, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) is offering the required course to earn a Substitute Teaching License. To earn your authorization, you must complete the Board of Educational Examiners-Approved Substitute Authorization, available through EICC’s continuing education program. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 17, 2023
    The nomination window for the third annual induction class of the Clinton County Walk of Fame is open now until February 17, 2023.  The public is encouraged to nominate successful and accomplished individuals who have a significant tie to Clinton County and meet the Walk of Fame criteria.   The 2022 class included WHD Koerner (Fine Arts), Karen Schneider Ericksen (Athletics), David Hilmers ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community
    Monday, January 16, 2023
    In conjunction with Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 16, 2023, Ascentra Credit Union and its foundation, the Ascentra Credit Union Foundation has pledged to donate a total of $50,000 to the Friends of MLK (FoMLK) organization in Davenport, Iowa. This donation will help them reach their fundraising goal for the first formal memorial of Dr. Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. in the City of Davenport, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Friday, January 13, 2023
    Clinton Community College has announced the recipient of the 2023 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: Community, Human Interest, Education
    Thursday, January 12, 2023
    Timber Lake Playhouse (Dan Danielowski, Executive Director), the professional, non-profit summer theatre company established in 1961 with a mission of “providing the best expression of theater arts to the regional community by presenting creative works that entertain and inspire while helping aspiring artists transition to the profession” has announced today the appointment of long-time TLP ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    Grant applications for the Spring 2023 grant round are available beginning Tuesday, January 10, 2023.  Grant applications are on-line and can be found at the Clinton County Development Association’s website at http://www.clintoncountydevelopment.org.  The maximum amount that can be requested is $75,000.  Spring grants are awarded with the goal of accomplishing economic, civic or community ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    It’s unfortunate but true—human trafficking can happen anywhere, at any time, and to any person. It’s a growing issue for communities nationwide, and the Quad Cities is no exception. Learn more about what human trafficking really is, how it happens, and how you can be a part of the solution with Human Trafficking in the QCA: What you Need to Know on Tuesday, January 17, from 6 - 7:30 p.m.Eastern ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Monday, January 09, 2023
    Eastern Iowa Community Colleges (EICC) is partnering with NAMI (National Alliance for Mental Illness) to offer free Family-to-Family and Family and Friends mental health seminars throughout February and March. Nationally developed and federal agency approved, these seminars are designed to inform and support individuals whose loved ones are struggling with mental health issues. These seminars ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, December 28, 2022
     June 8-10, 2023, the City of Clinton will co-host one of the most exciting concert events in the Midwest. Tailgate N' Tallboys will boast a series of recognizable acts in country music. From Tim McGraw to Jelly Roll, fans will flock to the Greater Clinton Region to listen to their favorite artist belt out their top hits from along the Mighty Mississippi River. Grow Clinton, a 501(c)(6) tourism, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, Human Interest
    Tuesday, December 20, 2022
    Clinton Community College will host the 42nd Annual B-rrry Scurry 4-Mile Run on Saturday, February 4, 2023.  After several years of adjustments due to the pandemic, the run is back to “normal” in 2023.  Proceeds of the race benefit CCC students through Paul B. Sharar Foundation B-rrry Scurry scholarships.   The B-rrry Scurry race day atmosphere is electric, with runners and walkers eager to ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, November 30, 2022
    E-cigarettes are considered by many smokers/tobacco users to be a replacement for cigarettes, but increasing evidence shows e-cigarettes contain and emit several potentially toxic substances that can impact your lung health.  “E-cigarette aerosol is not harmless water vapor,” said Dr. Jorge Perez-Cardona, oncologist at MercyOne Clinton Cancer Center. “Almost all e-cigarette devices are ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Thursday, November 17, 2022
    In 2023, a total of $15,000 in scholarships will be awarded to 15 Ascentra student members to help offset the costs of attending postsecondary education through a college, university or trade program.  The program includes awards for three different types of students.  Five $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to high school student members planning to enter college.Five $1,000 scholarships will ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education
    Wednesday, November 16, 2022
    Applications are now open for Keep Iowa Beautiful’s scholarship program. Keep Iowa Beautiful will award three $1,000 scholarships to Iowa high school seniors in 2023 who plan to enroll in an Iowa college or university.    The scholarships are in honor of three pioneers in Keep Iowa Beautiful’s 22-year history:Bob Byers--Educator. Through Bob’s leadership, KIB’s Litter-Free School Campus program ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Monday, October 24, 2022
    Keep Iowa Beautiful and Diamond Vogel Paint are pleased to announce the 2023 Paint Iowa Beautiful program. The program provides free paint to a wide variety of community projects throughout Iowa. Administered through Keep Iowa Beautiful with the paint provided by the Diamond Vogel Paint Company.  “The partnership with Keep Iowa Beautiful allows Diamond Vogel to assist and work with many local ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, August 03, 2022
    First Central State Bank recently welcomed Private Banker Maggie Goebel-Bly to their banking team.  In her role, Goebel-Bly will handle consumer lending and customer service responsibilities at First Central’s DeWitt and Clinton offices.  First Central State Bank CEO and President Brigham Tubbs said Goebel-Bly’s experience will add to an already established team with years of financial ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 08, 2022
    A familiar face will move into a new role at First Central State Bank.  Jordan Smith has been promoted to Customer Service Representative at First Central State Bank’s Clinton-North Second Street location. She is taking over the role previously occupied by the recently retired Madonna Obren. Smith has worked for two years at First Central’s Clinton-North Second Street location in the Teller ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, June 01, 2022
    First Central State Bank President Brigham Tubbs recently announced two promotions.  Caleb Jacobi and Scott Levine earned the promotions, with Jacobi being named Vice President, Commercial Loan Officer, and Levine now recognized as Marketing and Event Officer.  Jacobi, of LeClaire, has been with the bank for 10 years, and has been a major reason for the continued growth of the LeClaire market, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Friday, February 25, 2022
    First Central State Bank CEO and President Brigham Tubbs has announced six promotions.  Tom Messer, Debbie Mulvania, Chris Sterbenz, Josie Hartman, Angela Glover and Peyton Tiesman recently earned promotions at the eastern Iowa financial institution.  These team members have all demonstrated the ability to grow in their profession and thrive at First Central State Bank, Tubbs said.  “Creating ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release