The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

August 29, 2013

'Decades' book highlights Gateway area sports history


Herald Staff Report

---- — CLINTON — Flashy scatbacks, dominant netters, legends of the hardwood and titans of the track.

The Gateway has seen a significant share of imposing athletic phenoms over the past century. Now, those greats have joined under one cover.

The Clinton Herald is proud to announce “Decades” — the newspaper’s full-gloss historical profile. This 100-page book details the best of the best throughout Clinton, Camanche, Prince of Peace and Fulton sports histories, profiling the greatest teams and athletes dating as far back as the 1910s.

Every athlete inducted in Clinton’s inaugural Hall of Fame ceremony Friday is profiled on these pages, as well as athletes from every sanctioned sport in both Iowa and Illinois.

Copies of “Decades” can be found at the Clinton Herald, 221 Sixth Ave. South, Hy-Vee and Paul’s.