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Crafty Coop hosts fundraiser for Miss Macomb  Kewanee Star Courier

MACOMB — On Sunday, The Crafty Coop hosted a Princess Painting Party to help raise funds for the Miss Macomb Scholarship Organization. According to Laci ...



BoE approves security cameras for Edison, Macomb Jr./Sr. High  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — The Macomb Board of Education approved the installation of new security cameras at Edison Elementary School and Macomb Jr-Sr. High School ...



Macomb BoE approves bond for new middle school  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — The Macomb Board of Education approved the use of general obligation school bonds to build a new middle school during a Monday meeting ...



Bidding farewell  McDonough Voice

Macomb High School bids farewell to class of 2019.



Legal Process Continues in Lawsuit against Macomb School District  Tri States Public Radio

Two former students filed the civil lawsuit in federal court early this year, seeking $10 million. The women said when they were students at Macomb High School, ...



Ruth Eleanor Martin Parks  McDonough Voice

Ruth Eleanor Martin Parks, 100, of Macomb, formerly of Blandinsville, passed away at 7:55 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Wesley Village Healthcare Center in ...



Young artists featured at WCI Arts Center exhibit  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — The Young Artist Series I for area junior high and senior high young artists will be on display until March 16 at the West Central Illinois Arts Center.



Former students sue Macomb High School for $10 million  Peoria Journal Star

MACOMB — Two former Macomb High School students filed a $10 million lawsuit Friday in federal court that alleges the school district failed to protect them ...



WIU Dual Enrollment Program Gives Area High Schoolers a Head Start  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB/MOLINE, IL -- Do you think about finishing your college degree in record time? It's possible thanks to the many opportunities that Western Illinois ...



Teens sue Macomb School District for $10M - News  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — Two former students of Macomb High School filed a civil suit in U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois on Friday against Macomb School ...



Nick in the AM: Is Macomb High Schools nickname offensive?  Peoria Journal Star

Good morning, troops. It's Tuesday, March 28.We are one day closer to the end of the 2016-17 academic year, only about two months hence for most elementary ...



Macomb Schools Tight-Lipped About Lawsuit; Parents, Student Sound Off  Tri States Public Radio

The Macomb School District is not saying much about the federal civil lawsuit filed against it and two of its administrators. But that's not stopping.



WIU Students Honored at Annual Illinois State Academy of Sciences Meeting  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL – Numerous students in the Western Illinois University Departments of physics, chemistry, computer science and biology were honored over the ...



Real Change Needed at Macomb School District  Tri States Public Radio

Last week various media sources reported on the lawsuit filed against the Macomb School District on behalf of two female students who allege they were.



Macomb School District sued for $10 mil: Former students claim sexual harassment and assault ignored  Western Courier

A civil suit has been filed against Macomb School District 185, along with the district's school board, Macomb Senior High School Principal John Rumley and ...



Remembering Melissa Inman  Tri States Public Radio

Melissa Inman, a well-known artist in the region and the wife of Macomb's mayor has died. Inman was 55. She's survived by her husband of 31 years, Mike.



Community members address school board regarding lawsuit  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — A larger than usual audience was gathered in the C.T. Vivian Library at Macomb Junior-Senior High School on Monday evening with a majority ...



Macomb BoE looks to expand MHS curriculum - News  Kewanee Star Courier

MACOMB — The Macomb CUSD 185 Board of Education discussed the possibility of expanding the high school curriculum for the 2020-2021 school year ...



Macomb High Cross Country Standout Maya Stovall Signs National Letter Of Intent  WGEM

At Macomb High School this afternoon, Bombers (Sr) Maya Stovall signed a Cross Country Letter Of Intent With Carleton College. With family, friends,



Taking the next step  McDonough Voice

Macomb H.S., military graduate takes the next step towards her career.



Crafty Coop opens in downtown Macomb  Western Courier

A new paint your own pottery and craft studio is opening on the west side of downtown Macomb. The Crafty Coop, LLC, a new business founded by Western ...



School Board responds to concern: No comment made on sexual assault case details  Western Courier

Macomb Community Unit School District 185 published a statement Feb. 26 responding publicly to allegations of negligence and Title IX violations regarding a ...



WIU and MHS Partner to Stream High School Sports  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL – The Western Illinois University Department of Broadcasting and Journalism is partnering with the Macomb High School athletic program to ...



Nick in the AM: Macomb native Lynda Webster, ex-CIA/FBI boss husband nab scammer  Peoria Journal Star

The story is common and sad — a telephone scammer targets the savings of a 90-year-old man.But in this case, the target was the only person who has led both ...



Police arrest man connected to Macomb Pet Land  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — City officers arrested a Macomb man Tuesday afternoon on a McDonough County warrant charging him with aggravated cruelty to animals in ...



Annual WIU Marching Band Classic is Oct. 21  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL – The 36th annual Western Illinois University Marching Band Classic, for high school bands, will be held beginning at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21 ...



Owner of Macomb Pet Land Charged with Aggravated Cruelty to Animals  Tri States Public Radio

The owner of Macomb Pet Land, Jessica Spangler, faces charges of aggravated cruelty to animals after the Macomb Police Department found 41 deceased ...



When life hits you hard...  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — A dream might be the only thing that helps a person get back up when life has hit them hard. That was the message delivered by Harvie Herrington, ...



Parks, Epperson serve as Heritage Days co-grand marshals  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — It's appropriate Ruth Parks and Lorraine Epperson were chosen to be co-grand marshals of Saturday's Heritage Days parade: Both grew up in ...



David E. Egler Study Abroad Scholarship Established  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL - - Author Mark Twain once penned, "Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these ...



2017 WIU Homecoming Grand Marshals: Dave & Jackie Thompson  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL -- Western Illinois University alumni Dave and Jackie Thompson have been named the grand marshals for the Western Illinois University 2017 ...



City appoints Coker public works director - News  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — The city council voted unanimously Monday to concur with Mayor Mike Inman's appointment of Scott Coker as public works director, effective June ...



Western Illinois Leatherneck legend Red Miller passes away  ChicagoNow

Robert "Red" Miller passed away today at age 89. Here's the foreword he wrote for my Western Illinois Leathernecks Football book.



Student’s tested hypothesis  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — A Macomb High School student's effort to discover whether the use of technological devices affects short-term memory has earned her a trip to the ...



Randy A. Litchfield - News  McDonough Voice

Randy A. Litchfield, 58, of Macomb passed away at 10:10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb, surrounded by his loving ...



Eric Hill Memorial Scholarship in Honor of Michael Meador  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL - The family of Eric Hill (1981-2010) has established a scholarship in his name to honor Michael Meador, Hill's former employer. The scholarship ...



Adam Nicholas Vick Tuttle  McDonough Voice

Adam Nicholas Vick Tuttle, 27, of Springfield, formerly of Macomb, passed away Feb. 2, 2016 at home in Springfield. He was born June 11, 1988, in Denver, ...



Sheriff Candidates Respond to Released 911 Tapes  Tri States Public Radio

The three Republican candidates running to replace McDonough County Sheriff Rick VanBrooker spoke with Tri States Public Radio about the release of 911.



Collaboration with Faculty Enhances Student Experiences at Western  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL – One indicator of a well-rounded academic experience is the collaborative opportunities the institution's faculty offer students outside the ...



Afro Wigs: Tribute or Racially Insensitive?  Tri States Public Radio

A group of students in Macomb dressed as the Harlem Globetrotters for a middle school costume party. A couple of the students are African-American while.



Washington and Morton boys golf advance to Class 2A sectional  Peoria Journal Star

CANTON — The Washington and Morton boys golf teams each earned a spot in the sectionals after placing in the top three of the Class 2A Canton Regional on ...



‘I’ve been through hell’  McDonough Voice

When Hy-Vee kitchen manager Chris Combs first noticed the elderly gentleman who regularly stopped by for lunch, he didn't know the man was a veteran of ...



Auxiliary Facilities Personnel Changes  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL -- Joe Roselieb, director of residential facilities at Western Illinois University, has been named the director of residential and auxiliary facilities, ...



Minnesota, Florida golfers lead D.A. Points Junior Championship  Peoria Journal Star

PEKIN — Golfers from Minnesota and Florida grabbed spots atop the leaderboards in the first round of the D.A. Points Junior Championship on Tuesday at ...



Former WIU linebacker Brett Taylor signs with Vikings  Peoria Journal Star

EAGAN, Minn. — Western Illinois All-American linebacker Brett Taylor was signed by the Minnesota Vikings after he took part in the team's rookie minicamp.



Take Back the Night March Oct. 22 at WIU  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB - As part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Western Illinois University Women's Center and the Western Illinois Regional ...



Epperson Gift Achieves WIU's Campaign Goal  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL -- The Western Illinois University Foundation is pleased to announce that its Higher Values in Higher Education Campaign has met its $60 million ...



Horn Field Campus Haunted Corn Maze Oct. 31  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL -- Get ready to experience an a-MAZE-ingly frightful night at Western Illinois University's Horn Field Campus (HFC) on Halloween. The Haunted ...



QC run/walk events guide | Outdoors | qctimes.com  Quad City Times

If we missed any events, contact Quad-City Times reporter Jack Cullen at jcullen@qctimes.com.



Precocious Snyder captures State Farm Youth Classic 16-17 crown  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — The par-5 14th hole at The Den at Fox Creek Golf Course bedeviled Brock Snyder during the State Farm Youth Classic.



Fourteen year-old finds 16-17 Youth Classic division to his liking  Bloomington Pantagraph

BLOOMINGTON — Brock Snyder played The Den at Fox Creek Golf Course twice over the weekend in preparation for the 18th annual State Farm Youth Classic.



Phi Beta Delta Inductees at WIU  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL – Ten individuals were inducted into Phi Beta Delta, the Eta Epsilon chapter, on the Western Illinois University Macomb campus last week.



Annual Festival of Choirs is Dec. 6  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL — Two performances of the annual Western Illinois University Holiday Festival of Choirs will begin at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec.



Beyond Neverland: MHS play tells the story behind the boy who wouldn’t grow up  McDonough Voice

MACOMB — Cristen Overton celebrated in the tech booth of the Macomb High School auditorium Tuesday when a flipped switch turned on the light she wanted ...



EP finds new head coach  SaukValley.com

Longtime Panthers, Fulton assistant Abbott takes job.



EP's Abbott looking to make a quick impact | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

ERIE — A 2000 graduate of Fulton, Jesse Abbott has been for many years strongly identified with the Steamers' football program.



Western Illinois senior Brett Taylor named FCS linebacker of year  Peoria Journal Star

Western Illinois senior Brett Taylor was named the FCS Linebacker of the Year by the Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletic Directors ...



Iverson inducted into coaches' hall of fame  Chicago Daily Herald

Dan Iverson rode momentum to his induction into the Illinois Track and Cross Country Coaches Association Hall of Fame. The same day the Naperville North ...



Premiere of ‘The Bootlegger’: Documentary filmmaker Ryan Walker talks about his upcoming film on Colchester native and Capone contemporary Kelly Wagle  McDonough Voice

COLCHESTER — Henry “Kelly” Wagle lived fast during the Prohibition Era, and died young, shot just a half-block from what was then the city hall in Colchester.



Here Are The Best Sophomore Girls Returners In XC  MileSplit

Up next in our compiling of best XC returners are the sophomore girls.



'Hold onto your dreams,' former football players tells Riverdale students  Quad-Cities Online

PORT BYRON — Giving two presentations at Riverdale Middle School last week, motivational speaker Harvie Herrington, a former pro football player, told ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



FS Carroll Service Company under new leadership  Prairie Advocate

LANARK – The main office at Carroll *Service* Company in Lanark looks the same on the outside, but a new face is leading the cooperative from the inside.



Here Are The Best Sophomore Boys Returners In XC  MileSplit

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WGEM to air final seven matches in annual Academic Challenge  Herald-Whig

WGEM and John Wood Community College are teaming up to present the 28th annual WGEM Academic Challenge, with broadcasts beginning this weekend.



Change of Subject: Final seconds tell the tale for mathletes  Change of Subject - Chicago Tribune Blog

CHAMPAIGN - The actual moment of truth Saturday lasted 8 seconds, but the suspense had been building for about an hour: Would Naperville North High ...



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