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  • Ladd students take part in art enrichment program

    During the month of April, Liana Hall of the Princeton Arts Academy provided art instruction to the Ladd CC School students in grades K-8. This art en ...
    May 23, 2016 - 2:46 pm
  • Jessica Burk receives medical degree

    INDIANAPOLIS — Jessica Burk, the daughter of Susan Newstrand of Princeton, graduated with honors on May 7 from Indiana University School of Medicine i ...
    May 23, 2016 - 2:42 pm
  • Black Hawk College sweeps NACTA Judging Conference

    GALVA — Black Hawk College East Campus students and coaches were recognized for winning the 2016 North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture ( ...
    May 23, 2016 - 3:13 pm
  • LaMoille FFA chapter holds banquet

    The LaMoille High School FFA chapter held its banquet on April 27 with state Sen. Chuck Weaver as the keynote speaker. Other guests were Zack Becker, ...
    May 23, 2016 - 2:41 pm
  • Illinois Wesleyan announces candidates for graduation 2016

    BLOOMINGTON — Illinois Wesleyan University honored 412 candidates for graduation during commencement on May 1. Bill Damaschke, class of 1985 Illinois ...
    May 23, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • Goodman performs in voice seminar

    ROCK ISLAND — Augustana students, including Gregory Goodman of Peru, performed in a voice seminar on April 26 in Wallenberg Hall. Selections included ...
    May 23, 2016 - 3:10 pm
  • Eiten receives degree

    LINCOLN, Neb. — Lyle Eiten of Peru was among nearly 2,800 graduates who received degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in ceremonies May 6 a ...
    May 24, 2016 - 1:26 pm
  • Black Hawk College East Campus holds commencement ceremony

    KEWANEE — Black Hawk College East Campus, Galva/Kewanee, held its spring 2016 commencement ceremony Friday, May 20, at the National Guard Armory in Ke ...
    May 23, 2016 - 3:09 pm
  • Smith performs in orchestra concert

    ROCK ISLAND — The Augustana Symphony Orchestra performed a concert April 30 in Centennial Hall. Among the student musicians was Abigail Smith of Peru.
    May 24, 2016 - 1:30 pm
  • Hall Top 10 announced

    Hall High School’s Top 10 graduates include (front row, from left) Amanda Scheri, Lindsey Conrad, Madison Considine, Brooke Keegan and Tanja Acamovic; ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:48 pm
  • Top 10 at St. Bede Academy

    St. Bede Academy’s Top 10 graduates include (front row, from left) Shiyu Yu, Yubei Han, Brianna Lau, Gabrielle Morrow and Caitlin Smith; and (back row ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:47 pm
  • Hoffert receives award

    CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Mount Mercy University’s Student Government Association honored outstanding students during the 2016 Student Leadership Recogniti ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:39 pm
  • Converse visits Springfield

    Kaytlin Converse (right) from St. Bede Academy is pictured with Sen. Sue Rezin in the Illinois Senate Chamber. Kaytlin was one of dozens of high schoo ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • Musil wins at TRAC art show

    Bureau Valley High School sophomore art student Carrington Musil displays her winning artworks from The Three Rivers Art Conference held recently at H ...
    May 20, 2016 - 2:38 pm
  • Scholarship awarded to area student

    LADD — The Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI) Foundation for Community Banking has selected its 2016 Annual Scholarship Program winners.
    May 20, 2016 - 2:37 pm