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  • Mason receives Intern of the Year award

    DEKALB — Northern Illinois University in DeKalb announced the recipients of the Intern of the Year Gold, Silver and Bronze scholarship awards.
    UPDATED: May 27, 2016 - 2:44 pm
  • Tiemann serves as honorary page

    State Sen. Chuck Weaver (R-Peoria) welcomed Eyan Tiemann of Princeton to the Illinois Senate on May 11 as an honorary page for the day. He is the son ...
    May 27, 2016 - 1:11 pm
  • Monier named summer intern

    BLOOMINGTON — Thomas Monier, an agronomy management major at Illinois State University, is a participant in this year’s Growmark summer internship pro ...
    May 25, 2016 - 1:27 pm
  • Munson receives degree

    SEWARD, Neb. — Kyle Munson of Princeton received a Bachelor of Arts from Concordia University, Nebraska, during the university’s 109th commencement on ...
    May 25, 2016 - 1:26 pm
  • Third-grade Citizenship Character Counts winners

    Third-grade students from Lincoln Elementary School in Princeton recognized as Citizenship Character Counts winners were (front row) Neveah Briddick, ...
    May 25, 2016 - 1:28 pm
  • Fourth-grade Citizenship Character Counts winners

    Fourth-grade students from Lincoln Elementary School in Princeton recognized as Citizenship Character Counts winners were (front row) Jocelyn Purvis, ...
    May 25, 2016 - 1:28 pm
  • 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