The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

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  • River Bend buys 2 buses FULTON, Ill. -- Two new buses will be added to the fleet for the River Bend School District, but brand new automobiles come at a price. School board officials met on Monday and approved the purchases of two 2015 Bluebird All-American passenger buses

    December 18, 2013

  • Clinton School district employee terminated CLINTON -- Two Clinton School District employees were on the verge of termination at Monday's school board meeting, but one employee came out of it maintaining her position with the district. Michelle Hagerman narrowly escaped termination Monday afte

    December 13, 2013

  • LEAD graduation Clinton, Camanche, Fulton students earn leadership certificates

    CLINTON -- Fourteen students gathered Tuesday at the Tuscany Room at Rastrelli's in Clinton, to celebrate an accomplishment few local students have the opportunity to experience. The third annual Leaders Emerging and Developing (LEAD) youth leadershi

    December 11, 2013 2 Photos

  • 12-10-13 science photo Science credit added at Clinton Schools

    CLINTON -- Beginning next year, incoming freshmen at Clinton High School will be required to take an additional science credit in order to graduate. At a meeting on Monday, the Clinton School Board approved a proposal to adjust the Clinton High Schoo

    December 10, 2013 1 Photo

  • 12-5-13 Lego photo Students build toward learning CLINTON -- Building robots and small cities out of Legos is more than just a game for students at Camanche Elementary School and River Bend Middle School. It is a chance to win a national championship. The For Inspiration and Recognition of Science a

    December 5, 2013 1 Photo

  • Camanche Elementary students give back to community

    November 28, 2013

  • Bringing the holiday tradition into the classroom

    November 28, 2013

  • River Bend to pursue one percent sales tax question FULTON, Ill. -- Whiteside County voters may be able to once again consider implementing a one percent sales tax to fund school facility projects. County School Facility Occupation Taxes have been on the county's ballot previously, but did not pass in

    November 19, 2013

  • Plaza 7 Tornado wary schools get money for shelters

    The tragic deaths of seven elementary school students in an EF-5 tornado in May 2013 inspired the creation of a non-profit group that is raising money to build safe rooms and shelters in Oklahoma's schools. The group is giving $500,000 to schools in the suburb where those students were killed.

    November 17, 2013 1 Photo

  • Iowa teachers honored ALTOONA -- Some of Iowa's top teachers will be honored at an event in Altoona. The state Department of Education says 12 teachers will be honored Friday at the Outstanding Iowa Teachers Recognition Luncheon. Iowa Teacher of the Year Jane Schmidt, an

    November 8, 2013