• News for Press Release

    Tuesday, December 05, 2023
    Former Clinton manager, Jim Leyland was voted into the Hall of Fame by the Contemporary Baseball Era Non-Players Committee on Sunday. Jim Leyland managed the Clinton Pilots, a minor league affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, from 1971-72 and 1975. Leyland is the first member of any Clinton team to enter Cooperstown.  In an article from the Clinton Herald, Leyland credited Clinton as a stepping ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 05, 2023
    In a league-wide votes among all 18 Prospect League teams, the Clinton LumberKings have been recognized as the 2023 Prospect League Organization of the Year. The LumberKings have been members of the Prospect League since 2021 and have led the league in attendance each year.   "What a great honor to receive the Prospect League Organization of the Year Award," stated LumberKings General Manager ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 05, 2023
    Farmer’s National Bank (FNB), Morrison IL, donated items for Resthave Care & Rehabilitation’s residents for some Christmas cheer!  Resthave residents will be receiving gripper socks, lotion, paper, pens, lip balm, and a variety of snacks and soda thanks to FNB’s generosity.  Resthave would like to thank FNB for thinking of our residents and we wish them a blessed holiday season. Pictured are FNB ...read more
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    Sunday, November 19, 2023
    The Iowa Tourism Office released new data showing tourism-related expenditures in the state reached $6.9 billion in 2022, a 13 percent increase over 2021. Travel-generated expenditures in Clinton County totaled $69.52 million, an increase of 8.5% over 2021. Tourism-related Recreation was up 12.6% year over year, but all segments (including lodging, transportation, and food & beverage) saw an ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, November 15, 2023
    In 2024, 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 ...read more
    Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
    Monday, November 13, 2023
    The Morrison High School B.L.I.N.D. (Building Lasting Impressions that Never Die) Club came to Resthave, 408 Maple Avenue, Morrison on Thursday, November 9th, with letters to our veterans, thanking them for their military service.  The B.L.I.N.D. group does this annually for Resthave and our veterans feel very special with the visits from the high schoolers.  Pictured are high school students ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 01, 2023
    Shoe Sensation, a regional chain of name brand family shoe stores, is hosting its 8th annual “Socks for Troops” fundraiser in all of their 200+ retail locations. Last year Shoe Sensation collected over 50,000 pairs of socks and hopes to continue the success of the program in 2023. This year, each store will be collecting socks for active-duty military personnel and/or local veterans in their ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, October 19, 2023
    Adobe Acrobat is a versatile software suite that offers a wide range of benefits for small and local businesses. From document management to collaboration and security features, Acrobat is an indispensable tool for organizations of all sizes for many reasons:   Efficient Document Management: Acrobat provides robust document management capabilities, allowing businesses to create, edit, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 03, 2023
    The much-anticipated Tailgate N' Tallboys Music Festival is set to return to Clinton, Iowa, from June 6 to June 8, 2024 and will be presented by Wild Rose Casino. The festival will be located at 101 S 1st St, Clinton, IA 52732. The venue offers ample parking, camping options, and a welcoming atmosphere for all festival-goers. Festival-goers can expect a star-studded lineup featuring Jelly Roll, ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 27, 2023
    You’ve worked hard to hone your writing craft, and now all that’s left is to get discovered and start making a name for yourself. But how exactly do you do that? Being a successful creative writer requires more than just talent. You must be savvy about marketing, business, and the industry, among other things. Read on for some simple tips to help you set up a flourishing career as a creative ...read more
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