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Prince of Peace senior Patrick Mulholland joined a slew of other local athletes in making his next step in his athletic career, signing a letter of intent to join the Wartburg Knights on the football field next year. 


FULTON, Ill. – The 73rd Annual Craig Faulkner Relays may not be traditional compared to a regular track meet, but it still provides great local competition for the beginning of the outdoor season.


CLINTON – The River Kings added another teachable moment Monday night to a season that is expected to be filled with growing pains.


CLINTON— The Clinton LumberKings welcomed the Quad Cities River Bandits to town Monday night. After exchanging leads three times and heading to extra innings, the LumberKings found themselves in the loss column 6-5.


CLINTON - Freshman Brody Manemann battled in an overtime win on Tuesday afternoon in windy conditions to give the River Kings a win on the tennis courts in their first meet of the year against Bettendorf. The Kings' ultimately fell 1-8, but saw some highlights.


On the first day of competition for girls soccer in Iowa, the River Queens had a tough local opponent in Central DeWitt. Not to mention it was a bitterly cold night with heavy wind coming from what seemed like all directions. 

CLINTON — The River Cities Tennis and Pickleball Association hosted yet another successful pickleball tournament on Sunday, aiding the growing sport and getting some athletes active despite brisk temperatures.


BLOOMINGTON — The Fulton Steamers came back with two champions and a lot to look forward to after a weekend at the Illinois TopTimes meet at Illinois Wesleyan in Bloomington.

The Fulton girls definitely have momentum heading into this track season after performances last year, and it’s already paying off for them.

CLINTON — With the weather gradually shifting from tumultuous snow storms to steady rain, spring athletic programs around the area have quietly commenced preparations for the upcoming season.

FULTON -- The Unity Christian basketball teams received some post season basketball honors after wrapping up Northern Illinois Christian Conference play in February.

In yesterday's Clinton Herald (Feb. 28), assistant sports editor Nate Head took a magnifying glass to the three teams on Prince of Peace's side of the Class 1A state tournament, which tips off Monday in Des Moines.

Camanche naive and former local coach Todd Borrison is getting ready to receive one of the Iowa Girls' High School Athletic Union's most distinguished awards this week during the state tournament in Des Moines.

CLINTON–Sadie Zaruba was named the Tri-Rivers Conference Player of the Year while a slew of athletes received honors when they conference released it's postseason list over the weekend.


MUSCATINE--The Camanche boys' phenomenal season came to an end Saturday after Iowa City Regina proved too much to handle from the three-point line.

The River Valley Conference and Class 4A division have released its all-conference teams – and the Gateway area is well-represented.


It is do-or-die time for the Clinton girls basketball team, who face their first sub-state opponent on Wednesday when they welcome Maquoketa to Yourd Gymnasium.


More ice and more cold offered another slew of cancellations on top of an already tumultuous 2019.

CAMANCHE--The Indian family caught a break in our winter weather and were able to spend a cozy Saturday reminiscing and honoring the Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2019 as they were inducted at Gil's Ballroom.

FULTON, Ill. -- The Unity Christian Knights used some long shots to make a rally late in the game, but didn't have quite enough and fell 76-71 to Faith Christian Academy on Monday night at home.

It’s hard to tell that Camanche junior Tarah Wehde hadn’t played competitive basketball for two years before this season started.

CLINTON--Baker games proved crucial in a home bowling match for Clinton on Saturday, and both the River Kings and Queens performed in order to roll to a sweep of North Scott at the Plaza Bowl.

CLINTON — There’s been a lot of preparation and planning over the last few months at both the Plaza Bowl and Imperial Lanes, and it’s going to continue until March.

CAMANCHE—Madi Parson’s 18 points and assists from the block helped lead the Camanche Indians to a 45-45 victory over Northeast on Tuesday night.

FULTON, Ill.--There was nothing but smiles Friday morning at Fulton High School as senior Chloe Lindeman chose the University of Wisconsin hat from the table in front of her and shed her blue hoodie to sport a Wisconsin Badgers t-shirt. 


The Camanche Indians made history this cross country season, qualifying their first boys team for the Iowa High School State Cross Country Meet.


MT. CARROLL, Ill. — West Carroll gets to play their first two regional games in their home gym, and they started off strong with a sweep of Morrison on Monday night.


It was a crisp fall day that a lot of student-athletes won't forget as some made history, some broke records, some proved themselves and some fell short.

This Week's Circulars


Clara Nelson, 97, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at Genesis-East, Davenport. Visitation will be from 9:30 until the service at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church, DeWitt. A complete obituary is available at

Gary A. Robles, Jr. age 38 of Clinton, passed away Tuesday April 16, 2019 at Mercy One Medical Center, Clinton. Arrangements pending at the Pape Funeral Home.