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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.

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 students recognized for academic achievement  WQAD Moline

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

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.

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

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

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.

Moline High School  Quad City Times

MOLINE High School has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 510 students:

Bartlett center taking shape in Moline  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 ...

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 ...

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.

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  WQAD Moline

The combined scholarships are worth more than $300000.

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.

Beast on the loose: Moline homecoming parade  WQAD Moline

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

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'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 students may have been exposed to whooping cough, principal says  KWQC-TV6

In a letter to parents, the principal of Moline High School, Trista Sanders, says students at the school may have been exposed to whooping cough.

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.

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 ...

VIDEO: Moline students say 'Enough is Enough' during walkout  Quad-Cities Online

Moline High School estimates that 870 students participated in the National School Walkout Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Moline. The students exited the ...

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 ...

Big doings for Moline boys' basketball  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 ...

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 ...

Moline 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.

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 ...

Photos: Moline grad Marquisha Harris off to great start in Germany  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 ...

Moline walkout worries school board  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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

College commitment continues to motivate Moline’s Morris  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 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 ...

Four districts earn top ratings | Education  Quad-Cities Online

Four schools in Rock Island County's 10 school districts have received exemplary status, the highest possible ranking, on the Illinois Report Card for 2018.

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 High hosts distracted driving program for students  WQAD Moline

MOLINE -. Some 900 Moline High juniors and seniors are arriving at Wharton Field House on Wednesday, May 2, but they won't be watching a game.

National School Walkout at Moline High School | Local  Quad-Cities Online

Moline High School estimates that 870 students participated in the National School Walkout Wednesday, March 14, 2018, in Moline. The students exited the ...

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  Quad-Cities Online

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

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 ...

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

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

Budget for Bartlett Performing Arts Center grows  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — The budget for the Bartlett Performing Arts Center at Moline High School has grown again, as has the gift from the Robert E. Bartlett Family ...

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.

College Signing Ceremonies: United Township and Moline | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

Athletes from both United Township High School and Moline High School sign letters of intent to colleges during ceremonies at UTHS auditorium and Wharton ...

Photos: A look at last week's Q-C high school sports  Quad-Cities Online

091718-rock-island-geneseo-02a.jpg Buy Now Rock Island's Carlee Camlin (8) goes to set a play for her teammates while playing against Geneseo at Rock ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

MHS grads challenged to 'always demonstrate integrity'  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline High School principal Dan McGuire challenged the class of 2018 to “always demonstrate integrity” as they work toward positive change.

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 ...

District's dual-language program gets praise | Education  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Staff, families and students praised the Moline-Coal Valley School District's dual-language program Monday.

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.

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 ...

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, ...

Wharton Field House: Where memories are made  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — “My goodness, I actually played here.” Those are the words Steve Smithers says to himself every time he walks in the doors at Wharton Field House.

Daily planner: June 24, 2018  Quad-Cities Online

Amateur Radio Field Day: Midnight-1 p.m., Gate 6, West Lake Park, 14910 110th Ave., Davenport. 563-271-6376. Free.

Costs increase for Moline high school arts center  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley board members Monday expressed their disappointment and surprise that the bids for the renovation and expansion of the high ...

Photos: Meg McLaughlin's best images of 2018 | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

Dispatch/Argus photojournalist Meg McLaughlin picks her best photos of 2018.

Moline's Halloween parade filled with costumes, candy  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — There was nothing scary about the sunny weather and cloudless blue sky Sunday afternoon as crowds lined River Drive and 5th Avenue downtown ...

Moline's Maffie juggling Legion baseball, college football work  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — With a few months to go before the football season starts at the University of St. Francis, Moline graduate Eric Maffie is taking in what might be his.

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: 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 ...

Q-C native Whitaker named interim Rock Island High School principal  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — Moline native Jeff Whitaker has been named interim principal of Rock Island High School after the Rock Island-Milan School Board voted 5-2 ...

Football is a great place to learn life's lessons  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — High-school sports are supposed to be about fun and games. During the past two seasons, it has been about much more for several ...

KWQC looks into security concern at East Moline high school  KWQC-TV6

KWQC-TV6 is working to clarify and correct what seems to be a series of rumors involving United Township High School. KWQC-TV6 takes great precautions in ...

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 ...

Gifted and caring, Arlo was a good man  Quad-Cities Online

It was a wet, cold spring day in the neighborhood of 25 years ago.

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 High School Annual Share Joys Campaign | Local  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE -- The Moline High School Share Joys campaign will take place Dec. 11-15. This year's events will kick off with a Donut Eating Contest, sponsored by ...

Moline and Rock Island Special Olympics athletes score big in sportsmanship  WQAD Moline

There were smiles all around from players and fans from both sides during an exhibition game between the Moline High School and Rock Island High School ...

Prep Softball: Quincy at Moline | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

Moline sweeps Quincy during their Western Big 6 doubleheader, 15-9 and 6-3, Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Bob Seitz Field in Moline.

Photos: Annual Happy Joe's Holiday Party for children with special needs  Quad-Cities Online

Photos from the Annual Happy Joe's Holiday Party for children with special needs at the TaxSlayer, in Moline. The party featured Happy Joe's pizza and ice ...

2018 Dispatch-Argus-QCOnline Metro Volleyball All-Stars  Quad-Cities Online

PLAYER OF THE YEAR +16 Buy Now Moline's Bella Mitchell is the 2018 Dispatch-Argus-QCOnline Metro Volleyball Player of the Year. TODD MIZENER ...

Prep Softball: United Township at Moline | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

Moline and United Township each win a game during the Western Big 6 doubleheader Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Bob Seitz Field. Moline won the first game, ...

Winners announced in high school art competition  Quad City Times

The work of hundreds of area high school art students has been recognized in the 41st Annual High School Art Invitational hosted by Quad-City Arts, Rock ...

Backpacks banned from classrooms at many Q-C school districts  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — A Rock Island-Milan School District policy change this year requires Rock Island High School students to leave backpacks and purses behind ...

$7 million grant sets stage for Moline performing arts center  Quad City Times

A $7 million donation will allow Moline High School to step in line with other area schools that have performing arts centers.

Squealing tires and near misses: the life of a driver's ed teacher  Quad-Cities Online

Kevin Gorgal smiles as the story begins. In two decades of teaching driver's education full time, there isn't one he hasn't heard. “I hear tires squealing, and the ...

A grant to create a new space for performing arts at Moline High School

The Moline School District received a $7 million grant to help pay for the new space.

Moline High School newspaper marks 100th year  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — While the linotype machines may be gone, Moline High School's Line O'Type student newspaper continues, marking its 100th anniversary.

Scholastic Recognition | Education  Quad-Cities Online

University of Iowa. IOWA CITY — The following local students received degrees from the University of Iowa after the fall semester: Bachelor's degree ...

2018 voter's guide: Breaking down the candidates | Elections  Quad-Cities Online

Following is a profile of one of the candidates for Illinois offices, which will appear in a voter's guide to be published Oct. 28 in the Dispatch-Argus. Sources ...

Maroons' comeback falls short versus state ranked Lisle Benet  Quad-Cities Online

BENET 28, MOLINE 14. MOLINE — Moline football coach Mike Morrissey figured his team learned a lot last year from two season-opening losses to very good ...

Cullen: Moline's Prospect Park prime fishing hole for newbie anglers  Quad City Times

Trout fishing may fall easily into most outdoor writers' wheelhouses, but not mine.

Moline High School athletes commit to colleges in Iowa, Illinois and Missouri

MOLINE, Illinois — Moline High School held a college signing and commitment ceremony for 14 students on Wednesday, April 13, at the Wharton Field House.

Rick's Six: Rain, new Analog to open in Moline, and update on student charged with attempted murder  Quad City Times

A wet Thursday to all. At least it's not snow. Rain is expected to fall on the Quad-Cities throughout the day with winds gusting up to 35 mph. This afternoon and ...

Moline legend Shipley dies  Quad-Cities Online

Jeff Quick paused to gather his thoughts. His mind began to race. For a moment, he was the gangly high-schooler looking for his athletic path. "I score one team ...

Rosenthal has stood tall for 32 years at Moline  Quad City Times

The memories are all still *fresh* for retiring Moline athletic director Todd Rosenthal.

Alleman, Assumption, to continue football game for at least another year  WQAD Moline

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois — We had Breakfast With…Alleman High School Athletic Director Joe Conklin, Thursday, September 13 at the QC Coffee and Pancake ...

Moline's Spotlight Theatre and Event Center going strong  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE -- Blake Humphrey could not temper his excitement, extolling the virtues of a community that — after just six months — has bought in.

Moline native earns raves in "Cinderella" national tour  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Zina Ellis, a 25-year-old Moline native, has made a theatrical dream come true by earning a key role in a national tour of the musical “Cinderella” and ...

Geneseo voting to join Western Big 6 Conference  Quad-Cities Online

One of the most stable conferences in the state of Illinois may be growing bigger and better in the coming days, the Dispatch-Argus-QCOnline learned Tuesday.

Moline High School homecoming set next week  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE -- Moline High School's Homecoming Week is planned Sept. 19-23.

Moline celebrates homecoming  Quad-Cities Online

Hannah Thiele walks next to the girls basketball float during Moline High School's homecoming parade Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 along the Avenue of The Cities in ...

EM selects new finance director  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Mayor Reggie Freeman made two major appointments at Monday's city council meeting, and both were unanimously ratified by the council.

Moline's Moore affecting lives as Royals GM  Quad-Cities Online

Dayton Moore entered the ECF Spiritual Life Center and shook hands with the congregation along the way toward a podium embellished with a Kansas City ...

Baseball trumps Sharp Shootout for Harding  Quad-Cities Online

Brody Harding would not miss this weekend's baseball tournament in Atlanta for anything in the world.

Black Hawk College grads challenged to remember "Bill's story"  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE -- Interim Black Hawk College President Dr. John Erwin challenged graduates to "remember Bill's story" Thursday night.

Moline parents frustrated with school board's social media response  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Moline-Coal Valley School board members on Monday heard passionate comments from community members, two regarding a recent controversial ...

Moline Boys Choir seeks growth as it marks 70 years  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — The Moline Boys Choir celebrates its 70th anniversary this year, and for six-year director Karl Bodenbender, it's deeply personal.

Moline High teacher leaves a legacy behind

The hallways in Moline High have been quieter this week. "I teach two doors down from her and sometimes I would hear her from all he way down there, just ...

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