The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa


  • 5-23-14 Fulton Memorial Day Service 2 Remembering the Fallen FULTON, Ill. -- American Legion Post 402 in Fulton initiated their Memorial Day service a little early this year, giving a salute to all of those who have given the ultimate sacrifice. It has remained tradition for post 402 to host a series of honora

    May 23, 2014 3 Photos

  • Illinois class A girls state track and field meet preliminary results

    Here are Thursday's results in the class A girls state track and field meet at O'Brien Stadium, Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Ill.:

    May 22, 2014

  • bikes.jpg Blessing of Bikes is June 1

    It’s time to throw on the leathers and rev up the engines because Fulton’s 25th annual Blessing of the Bikes is set for June 1.

    Each year hundreds of motorcycles convene along Fourth Street in downtown Fulton to receive a blessing to protect them from danger as they travel the road, a blessing that has come from the same man, Father Arley Downie, for all 25 of those years.

    May 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • 5-22-14 1B-Photo, Fulton baseball Fulton explodes in 6th FULTON, Ill. -- It just took a little while for the Fulton baseball team to get in gear. Fulton defeated Milledgeville 13-3 in six innings in a Class 1A regional semifinal. The Steamers scored eight runs in the sixth inning to pull away from the Miss

    May 22, 2014 2 Photos

  • Amboy ends Fulton's season LANARK, Ill. -- Fulton scored a lot of runs on Monday night. On Wednesday, Fulton allowed 15 runs. The Steamers' season comes to an end on a five-inning, 15-1 loss in a Class 1A regional semifinal. Chelsea Lesniewski started out allowing five hits on

    May 22, 2014

  • Police Chief honor Officers recognized for filling in FULTON, Ill. -- In the summer of 2013, the Fulton Police Department took a staffing hit when police chief James Rhoades and Lt. Donnie Pridemore took medical leave. In order to fill the void, making sure the department could continue efficiently, off

    May 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • River levels expected to be on rise CLINTON -- National Weather Service observers have issued a flood warning for the Clinton area that is expected to last until Saturday. Runoff from upstream rainfall is causing minor flooding on the Mississippi River at Lock and Dam 13 and moderate f

    May 21, 2014

  • 5-20-14 2B-Photo, Fulton pickoff attempt Fulton walks past foe FULTON, Ill. -- By the time the first two innings were completed, the Fulton Steamers scored 22 runs. They scored the first seven without getting a hit. Fulton advanced to the Illinois Class 1A regional semifinals by knocking out Eastland 22-2 in a g

    May 20, 2014 2 Photos

  • AGENDA: 5-19-14 River Bend School Board Meeting

    The River Bend Community Unit School District #2 Board of Education will hold a regular meeting at 6:30 p.m. May 19 at the District Office Board Meeting Room in Fulton, Illinois.

    May 16, 2014

  • AT RANDOM: Swanson lands golf coach position

    CLINTON -- Tyler Swanson was on the fast track to a professional golf career when a car accident at age 20 derailed his plans. Now, the 30-year-old Clinton resident will be sharing his golf knowledge with young athletes as the new Fulton High School

    May 15, 2014