• News for Education

    Wednesday, November 30, 2022
    The Clinton Community College Phi Theta Kappa honor society will be sending holiday cards to military troops again in 2022.  The holiday card project began in 2010 in response to the Alpha Theta Beta chapter president suggestion to send cards to her son’s military unit overseas.  The PTK chapter has continued every year sending to those who have a connection to CCC or a CCC family member.    The ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    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
    Tuesday, November 08, 2022
    Clinton Community College faculty and staff were willing to take a pie in the face to fill the CCC Cupboard.  On Monday three employees suited up in a plastic ponchos for the pie throwing which took place in the CCC Auditorium.    Instructors Dr. Steve Barleen and Roxanne Schmidt, and Student Services Administrative Assistant Katrina Larson earned their pie in the face by collecting the most ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community
    Tuesday, November 02, 2021
    When First Central State Bank began its Grilling For Charity tradition more than 10 years ago, a small grill and a few to-go orders highlighted those first renditions.  Now, armed with multiple grills, an extensive non-profit network, and community members and bank employees coming together, the 2021 Grilling For Charity season netted record-breaking results across First Central State Bank’s ...read more
    Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release