- Art provides 2nd life CAMANCHE — Shirley Varner is someone who understands the importance of recycling; to reduce waste in the city’s landfill and to preserve a clean environment in the world.One thing that she does differently, though, is that instead of taking her recyc
- Camanche building still in limbo CAMANCHE — The future of the Camanche Pharmacy building still sits in limbo after a city council vote this month denied a bid for renovation, bringing progress on the facility to a halt.The pharmacy’s centralized location offered an area in 2013 to C
- Mixed results in student achievement scores in the Camanche School District CAMANCHE — Recent student achievement scores, presented at Monday's Camanche School Board meeting, show a mix of results."Certainly these numbers have their place, but I think it's important to keep them in the proper perspective," Superintendent To
Officials stay on track to limit vehicle weight
CAMANCHE — A plan to reduce damage to Camanche roads moved one more step toward adoption.A second reading Tuesday of an ordinance establishing truck routes was approved by the Camanche City Council. The third reading and possible adoption of the ord
- Golf cart application denied CAMANCHE — The Camanche City Council supported the spirit of a decision to allow those with mobility issues to use golf carts around town.Camanche citizens can apply to potentially use a standard golf cart around town, during the daytime. The council
UPDATED: Motorcyclist fatally injured in deer collision
A motorcyclist has died as the result of injuries suffered Wednesday when his vehicle struck a deer.
Richard Beswick, 53, of Fulton, Illinois, died Thursday at Genesis Medical Center East in Davenport.
- Camanche resumes the football coaching search CAMANCHE — The Camanche football playbook has changed before the Indians ever ran a play for Bob Matthys.Hired in May after Steve Dougherty stepped down as head football at the school, Matthys had second thoughts about the job — and the commitment ne
Indians hire Clinton grad for volleyball
CAMANCHE — Camanche High School is replacing one Clinton High graduate with another to lead the volleyball program.Activities director Todd Borrison said the school had selected Emily Turner to take over as varsity coach after the resignation of Josh
- Camanche wins again TIPTON — Camanche picked up its second baseball victory in as many days Tuesday, defeating Tipton 7-2 in a makeup River Valley Conference game.“Very good win tonight,” Camanche coach Darryl Cochran said. “Good pitching, defense and hitting.”The India
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