PELLA, IOWA (October 1, 2020) Katelyn Holt of Moline, Illinois, is a member of the String Ensemble at Central College for the 2020-21 academic year.

PELLA, IOWA (September 30, 2020) Clayton Hunn of Muscatine, Iowa, is a member of the Flying Pans Steel Band at Central College for the 2020-21 academic year. The group plays on steel pan drums, which originated in Trinidad and Tobago. The Flying Pans are known for their theatrical performances, complete with costumes, lights and visual aids.

BEREA, OHIO (September 30, 2020) Alexandra Minyard of Milan (61264) was among nearly 600 first-year students welcomed to the Baldwin Wallace University campus this fall who earned over $10.2 million in merit scholarships.

PELLA, IOWA (September 28, 2020) Central College announced its Homecoming court and royalty winners Friday, September 25. Blaine Hawkins, Daria Parchert, Paige Roehlk and Katie Banowetz were selected to the Homecoming court. Joseph Pepe and Kennedy Morris were crowned Homecoming royalty.

Daria Parchert of Illinois City (61259)

Paige Roehlk of Davenport (52806)

FAYETTE, IOWA (September 28, 2020) — Five Upper Iowa University (UIU) graduates were recognized Monday (today) as part of UIU's virtual Peacock Strong homecoming celebration through October 3. The alumni were recognized for their professional accomplishments as an emerging alumni, or through service to the University, community, or country.

WAVERLY, IOWA (September 28, 2020) Fifty-four Wartburg College students were accepted into the college's Teacher Education Program.

Among those accepted were:

Grace Coffman, of Eldridge

Phillip Field, of Eldridge

Students must demonstrate effective reflective components in teaching and complete several other requirements to be considered for the program.

PELLA, IOWA (September 26, 2020) -- Clayton Hunn of Muscatine, Iowa, is a member of the Percussion Ensemble at Central College for the 2020-21 academic year. The ensemble is a mish-mash of majors from all across campus, brought together by a simple love of percussion. It is known for trying different kinds of music.

IOWA CITY, IOWA (September 26, 2020)  The University of Iowa has announced the names of the 12 students named to the 2021 Homecoming Court. The UI will be celebrating homecoming virtually in 2021 with Homecoming Week officially kicking off on Monday, October 28. To review the scheduled events and activities, click 

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (September 25, 2020) — The Moline Foundation and the Moline Public Library are offering their Job Search Workshops as a Lunch and Learn. With the large number of people on unemployment or currently underemployed, the set of six workshops will help with finding a new job.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (September 24, 2020) — Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) and sister school, Delta Technical College (DTC), are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2021 MTI and DTC High School Scholarship Program for graduating high school seniors.