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Moline High School honors its 2019 graduates in Friday ceremony  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — In a ceremony that took place Friday night at the TaxSlayer Center, the Class of 2019 graduated from Moline High School.

Several people sitting in bed of pickup truck injured in crash  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois -- Several people are being treated at area hospitals tonight after a car accident in the Moline High School parking lot. The accident happened ...

Moline High School students get their hands on history  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois -- Students at Moline High School are learning about the past, in a new way. The school has more than 100 historical artifacts on display at the ...

Bartlett's legacy: Moline High School's new performance center inspired by love of arts  Quad City Times

The new $12 million Bartlett Performing Arts Center at Moline High School, which will be unveiled Thursday, was decades in the making and inspired by one ...

Moline School Board unanimously approves new, $12 million multi-purpose facility  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois-- During its Monday, March 11 meeting, the Moline-Coal Valley School Board unanimously voted to continue with plans for a new multi-purpose ...

Gov. Pritzker tours Moline High School | Govt-and-politics  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE - Gov. J.B. Pritzker got a first-hand look Friday afternoon at educational opportunities available to students pursuing a career in the trades.

Mike Morrissey will remain at Moline High School  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Mike Morrissey, head varsity football coach for Moline High School for the past three seasons, will remain at the school as a teacher and head ...

Moline schools placed on brief lockdown  WQAD Moline

A report of someone with what looked like a handgun prompted a lockdown at two schools in Moline.

Moline High School's Natural Helpers and Link Crew making a difference  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Spencer Clapper looks at the ground and then to sky, searching for just the right words.

Signing day at Moline  Quad-Cities Online

Moline High School celebrated the college announcements of 21 student-athletes on Wednesday night at Wharton Field House. On the first day of the NCAA's ...

Moline High School | |  Quad City Times

Moline High School has selected these outstanding students from its senior class:

Share Joys Kick-off: Donut eating contest at Moline HS raises thousands for kids in need  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois - Students at Moline High School kicked off their annual Share Joys fundraising campaign with a donut eating contest on November 28.

Moline school manufacturing program gets $150,000 gift | Education  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — The Harris Family Charitable Giving Trust at the Community Foundation has presented Moline High School with $150000 to modernize equipment ...

Nearly half of Illinois students leave the state for college, QC to curb outgoing traffic  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois -National College Decision Day is on May 1, which means high school seniors are in the process of choosing where to spend the next ...

Moline High School students recognized for academic achievement  WQAD Moline

Two Moline High School students have been named "Commended Students" in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Increased security at Moline high school following fight and shooting  OurQuadCities

There was an increase in security Thursday morning at Moline High School following a large fight Wednesday evening where one person was shot.

'A breath of fresh air': Moline students, staff love new arts center  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Izabel Jernigan, a Moline High School junior who's in the school choir and is on the crew for the spring musical, sings the praises of the school's new ...

Moline-Coal Valley: $14 million phys ed facility moves forward  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley School Board members on Monday approved a plan for a $14 million multi-purpose physical education facility at Moline High ...

Photos: Moline High School's History Lab dedication | Photo Galleries  Quad-Cities Online

Moline High School's History Lab is dedicated Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Moline. The lab has many artifacts and displays that are used with students, ...

Moline football coach Morrissey resigns | High School Football -  Quad City Times

MOLINE — Moline High School football coach Mike Morrissey will leave the program without ever losing a Western Big Six Conference game.

Bartlett center taking shape in Moline | Education  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE –On any given day, 50 to 60 construction workers are transforming Moline High School's old lecture-style auditorium into the new Bartlett Performing ...

Moline looks to upgrade high school PE facilities  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley school board members Monday approved a four-year contract agreement for the district's support personnel and heard from ...

Moline High School grad part of team sending experiments to International Space Station  Quad-Cities Online

At exactly 1:48:58 Central Daylight time Saturday, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket — with the work of Moline High School graduate Gabrielle Pinc aboard — fired into ...

Harding enjoys the winning ways at Moline | Baseball  Quad-Cities Online

When he stepped onto the varsity baseball field as a freshman in 2016, Moline's Brody Harding felt the vibe. Now, as a senior, Harding feels the very same thing.

Moline High School football team taking extra safety measures  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Ilinois -- Moline football head coach Mike Morrissey has his players wearing extra padding on their helmets. The padding is called Guardian Caps.

Rocky, Moline hold contest to raise the most books during football game  WQAD Moline

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois-- Fans walking into Almquist Field Friday night were ready to watch the historic football rivalry between Rock Island and Moline High ...

Help Moline High fight hunger with the Empty Bowls Project  WQAD Moline

The Moline High School Art Department, the MHS Interact Club, and the National Honor Society are holding the ninth annual Empty Bowls Project.

New bill would create hotline for Illinois students to report bullying  WQAD Moline

A new bill wants to give Illinois students an anonymous way to report bullying.

Photo released of suspect sought in Moline bank robbery  WQAD Moline

Some schools in Moline were placed on lockdown after a robbery was reported at a nearby bank.

Moving on tough for Moline's Morrissey | High-school  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE – Mike Morrissey was never looking, it just happened.

Back in maroon, white color | Local  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — New district superintendent Dr. Rachel Savage is returning to Maroon and White country.

Parents push for upgraded athletic facilities | Local  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Attendees of a Moline-Coal Valley School District facilities forum Monday night called the district's current athletic facilities embarrassing, atrocious ...

Update: 'Large disturbance' in Moline results in injury; extra police presence today at Moline High  Quad City Times

UPDATE: From the Moline Police Department — "As a result of that incident two students were taken to Unity Point-Rock Island for treatment of non-life ...

Wells Elementary has found its new principal  WQAD Moline

According to the release, Kenneth will start the job in July 2019.

Moline teen fighting for his life after a headache turned into a life-changing diagnosis  WQAD Moline

IOWA CITY, Iowa-- A Moline teen is fighting for his life just days before he was supposed to start his freshman year of high school. His humor, that hair, those ...

Beast on the loose: Moline homecoming parade  WQAD Moline

You can see the whole thing in less than three minutes!

Rock Island-Milan, Moline-Coal Valley superintendent searches move to next phase  Quad City Times

Superintendent applicants are now being reviewed by Rock Island-Milan and Moline-Coal Valley school board members.

PHOTOS: Progress on Moline's Bartlett Performing Arts Center  Quad-Cities Online

Photos of the construction progress for Moline High School's Bartlett Performing Arts Center.

Big doings for Moline boys' basketball | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — It is good to have connections. From his days as a basketball coach at Northridge Prep, current Moline athletic director Dick Knar always promised ...

External threat forced lockdown at UTHS  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois — United Township High School went into a soft lockdown Friday morning, August 17, 2018 after a threatening phone call was made.

Moline football team remembers their teammate, Christopher Bunch  WQAD Moline

MOLINE-- It's the second week this group of teens have spent giving it their all out on the football field, it's their first season as Moline Maroons. "I'm here for ...

Social media made officials’ jobs more difficult during UTHS lockdown  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois-- East Moline Police and United Township High School administrators say misinformation on social media made finding the facts more ...

Student with pellet gun causes lockdown at Moline High School  Quad City Times

Moline High School was placed on lockdown shortly before noon Monday after a student was found with a pellet gun, according to Moline Police.

Two Moline High School students awarded Army ROTC scholarships

The combined scholarships are worth more than $300000.

Meet Moline High School’s new principal starting with the 2018-2019 school year  WQAD Moline

Leaders with the Moline-Coal Valley school district selected a new principal to take over during the summer of 2018.

Moline' s Megan Pittington wants to go out on highest note  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — From the day she walked into Moline High School, Megan Pittington was going to be one of the greatest athletes in Moline history.

Moline's first football practice of the season | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

Moline High School football players workout during practice Monday, August 6, 2018 at Coolidge School. Today marked opening day of high school football ...

Moline High School third quarter honor roll | Education  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE -- Officials at Moline High School announced the honor roll for the third quarter of the 2017-18 school year.

Trista Sanders named new Moline High School principal  Quad City Times

A Moline native — Trista Sanders — will be the new principal at Moline High School.

Rick's Six: 1 dead in collision with fire truck, area students graduate, and I-74 construction update  Quad City Times

A good Monday to all. The Quad-City area continues to dry out from recent rains and the Mississippi and Rock rivers have crested and floodwaters are beginning ...

Moline: Grant is autism center; Ericsson serves Floreciente  Quad City Times

Moline's former Grant Elementary School — one of eight buildings closed by the Moline-Coal Valley District during the tough economic times of the 1980s — is ...

College commitment continues to motivate Moline's Morris | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — After inquiring as a sophomore about the future prospect of swimming at South Dakota State University, Moline senior Austin Morris was told his ...

Moline High School continues with new facility despite rise in project cost  WQAD Moline

MOLINE-- It's all about pitch and melody in Ms. Colleen Callahan's choir class, as students prepare for their next big competition in a few months. A passion ...

Sanders first female principal at Moline High School since 1883  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — This summer, a female principal will lead Moline High School students for the first time in more than 100 years.

Area students honored as Illinois State Scholars | Education  Quad-Cities Online

CHICAGO — Several area students have been named 2019-20 Illinois State Scholars by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission.

Doughnuts generate Share Joy dollars | Education  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — High school students plowed through a virtual blizzard of doughnuts Wednesday.

eyes TaxSlayer Center for graduation | |  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — School board members made moves Monday to have the next crop of Moline High School graduates accept their diplomas at the TaxSlayer Center.

Moline Police address a recent crime spike during holiday months  WQAD Moline

Recent shootings, car chases, and a school lock down have made for a busy month for Moline Police.

Moline's Wiemers a born winner | Basketball  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — For his senior high-school basketball season, Moline's Drew Wiemers has become a take-charge guy.

Editorial: Seize chance to say thanks for Bartlett Center  Quad-Cities Online

Bravo and brava to the partners who gave voice to the rave reviews that greeted a boffo opening night at Moline High School's Bartlett Performing Arts Center ...

Moline walkout worries school board | Local  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley school board members Monday dug in on school safety matters, hearing information from the head of the district safety ...

Moline High School Arts Center on time and on budget  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley school administrators reported Monday that the high school performing arts center is on budget and on time, with $175000 of the ...

Off-events no problem for Moline swimmers in win over UT  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline's first-year swimming coach Michael Roche used Tuesday night's home opener — a 144-42 dual win over United Township — to get the ...

Teens say gang-related rivalry escalated into shots Wednesday evening  OurQuadCities

A fight got out of hand near a school in Moline Wednesday evening.

Moline board gets update on personalized learning program  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — School board members Monday evening heard from Moline students and staff who are fans of the LEAD Moline student-led Helpdesk.

A look at the candidates in today's elections  Quad-Cities Online

In the Rockridge School District, six candidates are vying for three four-year terms on the school board. Voters may select up to three candidates. Following is the ...

Police see an increase in local teen vaping, FDA announces plan to help stop problem  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois -- The FDA is moving ahead with plans to cut down on teen vaping, with a proposal to get flavored e-cigarette products out of stores. The new ...

Illinois governor visits Quad Cities, touts progressive tax plan  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois -- Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzer visited the Quad Cities Friday, after unveiling a sweeping tax plan he says would raise $3.4 billion in revenues ...

54 Moline High School students named ‘Illinois State Scholars’  WQAD Moline

Dozens of Moline High School students have been recognized as 2018 Illinois State Scholars.

Funding moves forward on $14M Moline-CV phys ed facility  Quad City Times

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley School Board members on Monday took the first steps in borrowing funds for the physical education facility at Moline High ...

Moline high school principal named Principal of the Year

MOLINE, Illinois — An area principal has been named Principal of the Year for the Black Hawk Region of the Illinois Principals Association. Dan McGuire is a ...

Maroons' Foy will join Hawkeyes as a walk on  Quad City Times

Javon Foy appreciates the history the Iowa football program has had in developing its walk-on talent.

Moline rallies past Normal West | High School Basketball  Bloomington Pantagraph

MOLINE — For the first 16 minutes of Saturday night's nonconference outing, the Moline High School basketball team was struggling to find a spring in its ...

Metro Pacesetter: Moline's Deonte Billups adding to his game  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Deonte Billups wants to be the best player he can be. The Moline senior basketball standout is showing his best to start his final season as a Maroon ...

Moline's Mosley takes his cuts for NAIA power  Quad City Times

Settling into the batter's box, Braden Mosley approaches things this season with one simple objective.

Building the future: Deere works to attract a new generation of manufacturing workers  Quad City Times

Aspiring engineer Sabrina Starkweather, 16, got a closer, and virtual, look at what it takes to enter the manufacturing industry Wednesday afternoon.

Take an inside look at what it’s like working with a police dog  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois -- K-9 officers play a critical role for law enforcement. They do jobs humans can't do. "They just search for *fresh* human odor," Moline K-9 officer ...

Homecoming 2018 photos  Quad-Cities Online

Members of the 2018 Homecoming Court at Moline High School are, from left: front row, Isadora Randall, Abby Edwards, Alexis Golden, Isaac Martinez, and ...

David Mahieu | Obituaries |  Quad City Times

December 29, 1949-November 21, 2018. EAST MOLINE - Funeral services for David Mahieu, 68, of East Moline, Illinois, will be noon Saturday at Christ The ...

Moline's three superintendent finalists all well-credentialed | Education  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley school board members are expected to announce the district's next superintendent on Jan. 14.

FOLLOW-UP FILE: Undefeated '67 Moline team enjoys a look back  Quad City Times

It was a far different time in many ways in the fall of 1967. And that included high school football in the Quad-Cities.

Moline's Dilworth sets aside grief to star for Maroons  Quad City Times

Preston Dilworth was looking forward to watching his son play football for Moline High School this fall.

Coal Valley family says 12-year-old daughter’s quick thinking saved them from house fire  WQAD Moline

COAL VALLEY, Illinois-- Less than 24 hours after a devastating fire, a Coal Valley family says they're still alive today because of the quick thinking of their ...

Starting together, staying together: From 10U teammates to prep rivals, this group remains baseball buddies  Quad-Cities Online

Chase VanDerGinst admits he was never thinking about playing baseball for eight years together with the same bunch of guys, but he knew he wanted to stay ...

Moline High School National Honor Society induction ceremony  Quad-Cities Online

The annual Harold P. Griffith Chapter Moline High School National Honor Society induction will take place on Thursday, April 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Wilson ...

'Teaching was the best fit for me,' says Alleman's Jackie Phelps  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — It is 10:03 a.m. on a wind-swept winter's morning, and day two of second-semester honors English at Alleman High School is rolling.

A look back at major Q-C events of 2018  Quad-Cities Online

First child: The first child born in 2018 in the Quad-Cities area was Kighler Owen Chandler, who entered the world at 12:04 a.m. at Genesis Medical Center East, ...

Moline hoping to have as much fun as last season  Quad City Times

About the only people who weren't surprised by the way the Western Big Six football race turned out last season were a few dozen teenagers wearing maroon ...

Photos: Marquisha Harris through the years  Quad-Cities Online

Moline graduate and SG Bergishe Loewen star Marquisha Harris in Koln, Germany has had a double-double (points and rebounds) in all six of her team's ...

Candidate profiles: East Moline City Council Ward 4 | Govt-and-politics  Quad-Cities Online

In East Moline Ward 4, three candidates are vying for one four-year term on the city council. The late Ed DeJaynes, who was the incumbent, had decided not to ...

Moline National Honor Society inductees named | Education |  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — In a ceremony that took place recently at Wilson Middle School Auditorium, 96 Moline High School juniors and 11 first-year seniors were inducted ...

Pancake breakfast to honor the late Bernie and Kenny, Moline's best boosters  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Kenny and Bernie. Bernie and Kenny. Neither wanted top billing, but as people, as leaders and as big-hearted do-gooders all their lives, both ...

Don Morris Award history | High-school  Quad-Cities Online

The history of Don Morris Award-winners. As voted on by the athletic directors in the Western Big 6 Conference, the award annually recognizes the league's top ...

Moline teacher and son tour WWII sites, share experiences with MHS students  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — A tour of Hawaii, Guam, Saipan, Tinian and Iwo Jima that focused on historical World War II locations turned into a whale of a graduation present and ...

Stevenson High School Names New Football Coach  Buffalo Grove, IL patch

New Stevenson Football Coach Hired - Buffalo Grove, IL - Mike Morrissey comes to Stevenson High School after two successful seasons at Moline.

Moline High School bass fishing team advances to state championship  Quad City Times

UPDATE: Two of Moline High School's top anglers will compete in the IHSA bass fishing championship this spring.

Moline's Bey-Buie loves life in the Quad-Citles  Quad-Cities Online

Moline junior running back Harrison Bey-Buie is this week's Dispatch-Argus-QCOnline Metro Pacesetter. Bey-Buie ran for 181 yards and two touchdowns in a ...

Enjoy 'A Midwinter Night's Dream': Junior Board's Mardi Gras Charity Ball is March 2  Quad-Cities Online

BETTENDORF — The Junior Board of Rock Island is gearing up for its 80th annual Mardi Gras Charity Ball, which is slated for Saturday, March 2, at the ...

WIU-QC Employee Receives Governor's Volunteer Service Award  Western Illinois University News

MOLINE, IL -- Audrey Adamson, assistant director of student services at Western Illinois University-Quad Cities, is among 27 Illinois residents and businesses set ...

Adarios Jones comes up just short of national title  Quad-Cities Online

ROANOKE, Va. — Adarios Jones' hopes of winning the NCAA Division III national wrestling title at heavyweight came up short Saturday night — barely.

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