MAQUOKETA — Maquoketa’s Peace Pipe Players Community Theatre has awarded this year’s $500 performing arts scholarship to Lucas Spain, a senior at Maquoketa High School in Maquoketa.

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INDIANOLA — Alayna Geronzin of Camanche participated in Simpson College’s Research and Creativity Symposium on April 19. The annual Simpson College Research and Creativity Symposium is a multi-disciplinary event that showcases outstanding student work through the presentation of papers, perf…

DES MOINES — Ten Iowa students, including one from DeWitt, have been selected recipients of Iowa Newspaper Foundation scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year. The scholarships are awarded to students preparing for careers in journalism. This year’s award recipients include:

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Museum of the American Revolution is a year old this month and officials say it has landed a decisive victory in capturing tourists' attention in a city with lots of revolutionary competition.

GOOSE LAKE — Thirty-one individual speech students, led by Jennifer Huling, Matt Bolahan and Rachel Pasker represented Northeast High School at the State Individual Speech Contest hosted at Cedar Rapids Kennedy. The team prepared 40 events in 14 categories and earned 15 Straight Division I r…

GOOSE LAKE — Cassidy Jacobsen of Goose Lake has been named to the President’s List at Northwest Missouri State University for the fall 2017 trimester honor roll.

DES MOINES — The following local students have been named to the Dean's List at Drake University. This academic honor is achieved by earning a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher during the Fall 2017 semester at Drake.DeWitt: Chas Cahill.Maquoketa: Tess Nissen.Sterling, Illinois: Kinsey Zacharski.

DUBUQUE — Loras College has announced the names of students who achieved dean's list status for the 2017 fall semester. A student must earn a 3.5 grade-point average and carry a minimum of 12 credit hours to be recognized.

GOOSE LAKE — Forty-nine individual speech students, led by Jennifer Huling, Matt Bolahan and Rachel Pasker, represented Northeast High School at Conference Individual Speech Contest hosted at Iowa City Regina.

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FULTON, Ill. — A River Bend school bus driver and three students have been honored for being Steamer Strong in connection with a Feb. 8 bus accident.

GOOSE LAKE — Forty-eight individual speech students, led by Jennifer Huling, Matt Bolahan and Rachel Pasker, represented Northeast High School at the Conference Individual Speech Contest hosted at Iowa City Regina.

DEBALB, Ill. — Northern Illinois University has announced its fall 2017 Dean’s List students. To earn this distinction, students must meet a minimum semester grade-point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale in the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology or a minimum of 3.75 on a 4.0 scale…

ROCK FALLS, Ill. — At least 12 scholarships will be awarded by the Tri-County Opportunities Council to income-eligible students residing in the agency’s service area. The scholarships are worth up to $1,250 and have been made available by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Oppo…

CLINTON — It’s that time of year when high school seniors traditionally begin finalizing plans for the next step in their lives after graduation. What most of them are learning is that in today’s world students need more than a high school education.

GOOSE LAKE — A total of 91 large group speech students, led by Jennifer Huling, Matt Bolahan and Rachel Pasker, represented Northeast School District at the District Large Group Speech Contest hosted at Monticello High School.

Due to a technical issue, several sixth grade high honor roll students were mistakenly omitted from Saturday's digital publishing of the Clinton Middle School honor rolls. Here is the entire version of middle school honor roll students:

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FULTON, Ill. — River Bend School District educational leaders are focusing on dual pathways for students, hoping to address the tools needed for students to succeed outside of high school.

CLINTON — Clinton's Prince of Peace schools will host a Scholastic Chess Tournament for kindergarteners through 12th grade chess players.

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FULTON, Ill. — Fulton Elementary School students had an exciting assembly with Deputy Rollie Elders and his K9, Nicom, on Nov. 14. The students enjoyed a demonstration from Nicom and Elders on their police work and training.

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CLINTON — Eastern Iowa Community Colleges’ recent substitute teacher training classes were so popular, both filling to capacity, that it is scheduling two new sections for those still wanting to get in.

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FULTON, Ill. — River Bend School District Superintendent Darryl Hogue on Monday night reported possible changes to bus leasing and a seemingly successful future-planning avenue for students to utilize throughout their high school careers.

DAVENPORT — Ashley Susie of Clinton, a student in the Doctor of Chiropractic Program at Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, has been named to the Spring 2017 Trimester Dean's List.

CLINTON — Clinton Community College has announced the Summer 2017 Dean's List. Students must earn a minimum of six credit hours and 3.5 GPA during the term. Students on the Dean's List are:

CLINTON — Clinton Community College has announced the Summer 2017 President’s List. Students must earn a minimum of 6 credit hours and 4.0 GPA during the term. Students on the list include:

CLINTON — With a new academic year about to begin, Eastern Iowa Community Colleges are making final preparations for the Aug. 21 start of fall classes.

CORDOVA, Ill. — In an effort to inform and educate teen drivers, the safety team at the Quad Cities Station is inviting the general public to a safe teen driving seminar.

WAUKESHA, Wis. — Two local students were named to the Dean's List at Carroll University for the spring 2017 semester. To be named to the Dean's List, students must have a grade-point average for the semester of at least 3.5 on a 4-point scale.

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PLATTEVILLE, Wis.—The University of Wisconsin-Platteville announces its Chancellor's List, honoring those full-time students who earned perfect 4.0 grade-point averages in the spring 2017 semester. Students from this area on the Chancellor's List include:

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