The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


  • Fulton Friends for Charity group continues to show accelerated growth FULTON, Ill. -- Less than two years ago, nine women came together during a lunch outing in Fulton, wanting to make a difference. Now, that difference has become more than they could ever imagine. The Friends for Charity group has gone from a small, n

    March 27, 2014

  • 3-27-14 Beaver Island Restoration could be in future CLINTON -- Nearly 100 people gathered Wednesday to learn the fate of a historic piece of Clinton property and one of the Mississippi River's largest islands -- Beaver Island. The section of land resting on the Mississippi River between Clinton and Al

    March 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • 3-24-14 AP Fulton Fulton eyes AP chemistry course FULTON, Ill. -- Next year, students at Fulton High School could have an opportunity to do something no Fulton Steamer has done before them -- take an advanced placement chemistry course. For the first time in River Bend history, the district is hopin

    March 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Fulton PTO hosts summer activities fair, open house FULTON, Ill. -- The Fulton Elementary PTO (Parent Teacher Organization) is hosting a summer activities fair in conjunction with the annual open house/art show on Thursday, March 27. The event will be from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Fulton Elementary School G

    March 21, 2014

  • River Bend board designates make-up days for snow emergencies FULTON, Ill. -- Teachers and educational support personnel in the River Bend School District have spoken and they do not want to lose their holidays to make up snow emergency cancelations. Ninety-one River Bend employees responded to a survey conduct

    March 20, 2014

  • 3-18-14 Fulton City Council Budget Meeting debates city employee pay FULTON, Ill. -- Fulton city employees will face an increase to their health care premiums but it isn't the proposal that originally concerned those opposed to it. What first was introduced during a Fulton budget work session last week as an employee

    March 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • 3-19-14 Ayangbille photo Fulton historical program is last installment in immigration series FULTON, Ill. -- The final program in the "Immigrants in Fulton," series will be presented Sunday, March 23, at 2 p.m. at the Fulton (Martin House) Museum. Dr. Gbenga Ayangbille, vice president of research development and laboratory services at Agri-

    March 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • 3-19-14 Fulton Voting Photo Sales tax increase fails in Whiteside FULTON, Ill. -- Whiteside County residents have spoken and they do not want an increase in their sales tax. A total of 5,530 voters turned out on Tuesday to voice their opinions on the proposed 1 percent sales tax increase in Whiteside County and 3,1

    March 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Funding announced for Thomson prison CLINTON -- Federal officials announced Thursday the Federal Bureau of Prisons has committed $53.7 million to the Thomson, Ill., prison. In a story published by the Clinton Herald on Thursday, Fulton Police Chief Dave Bartels said he had received info

    March 14, 2014

  • Fulton center will host Irish-themed tea in FULTON, Ill. -- It's tea time at the Robert Fulton Community Center and this time around it's got an Irish twist. At 1 p.m. Saturday guests are invited to join the Early American Crafters at the Luck of the Irish tea event aimed to raise money for a

    March 13, 2014