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Why Sherrard High School is stepping in to provide basics to students  WQAD Moline

Four teachers at Sherrard High School have come together to take a load off students' minds.

Sherrard High School  Quad City Times

SHERRARD (Illinois) High School has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 114 students:

Sax player at Sherrard High School to play in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade  WQAD Moline

A Sherrard High School student will be part of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Illinois Lt. Gov. talks school safety during visit to Sherrard High School  WQAD Moline

SHERRARD, Illinois-- Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti highlighted Gov. Bruce Rauner's safety package during a visit to Sherrard High School on Thursday, May 24th.

Sherrard cancels upcoming pep rally  WQAD Moline

Week four of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally was fantastic in Burlington. Now, the Good Morning Quad Cities crew is moving on now to week five.

Sherrard High School first-semester honor roll | Education  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD -- Officials at Sherrard High School announced the honor roll for the first semester of the 2017-18 school year.

Sherrard Class of 2018 graduates  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — The Class of 2018 graduated from Sherrard High School in a ceremony that took place Sunday, May 27, at the school.


Therese A. Carlson Kipling, 83 of Marietta, IL, formerly of Seaton, died Monday January 14, 2019 at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday at ...

Sherrard's Yeater makes his pitch as QB  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — When forced to pick a favorite, Sherrard junior Kyle Yeater puts baseball ahead of football.

Sherrard plans tribute to military alums | Education  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — An honorary military board featuring the names of alumni veterans is planned at Sherrard High School.

Alyn Hall  Quad City Times

May 16, 2002-September 15, 2018. MILAN - Alyn F. Hall, 16, of Milan, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018, at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. on ...

Fugitive caught after Sherrard schools put on "soft lockdown"-UPDATE  KWQC-TV6

The suspect ran into some woods after the car he was driving got a flat tire at a house in the county.

Sherrard students ready for regional robotics meet  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — The Sherrard High School First Tech Challenge robotics team will compete with seven other local teams Saturday in Peoria. On Jan. 28, the ...

RICO Resource Officers help parents beaware of hidden dangers in their home  WQAD Moline

SHERRARD, Illinois-- A bedroom staged in a school auditorium shows parents all the tricks their children may use. Sherrard High School hosted an awareness ...

The Score Preview – Sherrard Football  WQAD Moline

Sherrard has only won 2 games in the last four years, but a new attitude may be the change that the Tigers need to turn things around....

Sherrard officials tighten new construction enforcement | Local |  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — Village officials are investigating unauthorized construction in Fyre Lake.

Sherrard High School honors 2017 grads  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD -- The Class of 2017 graduated from Sherrard High School during a ceremony that took place May 28, 2017, at the school.

Sherrard courtyard getting summer makeover  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — An overgrown courtyard plot in the middle of Sherrard Junior High is getting a makeover this summer.

'Everyone comes together:' Benefit planned for daughter of Sherrard fire victim  Quad City Times

It took a tragedy to bring the Sherrard High School class of 2004 back together. Now, they say, it will unite them for years to come.

Newman sophomore defends TRAC title; Erie-Prophetstown places second as a team

SHERRARD – About a mile into the Three Rivers Conference girls cross country race, a gentleman standing near the course turned to his wife and said, “That ...

Sherrard student creates art from washers  Quad-Cities Online

The field of industrial arts has taken on an artistic new meaning for Sherrard High School senior Curt Miller.

Sherrard High School agriculture teacher resigns

Amid allegations of improper interaction with some students, embattled Sherrard agriculture instructor Corey Terwilliger has resigned.

Officials says students made Sherrard school threats  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — Four students under 13 years old are responsible for recent bomb threats made in the Sherrard School District, according to Mercer County ...

Mom says 5-year-old son almost kidnapped from school; Sheriff’s Dept. looking into suspicious call  WQAD Moline

"He said, okay, well grandpa's going to pick up today, and she said what's the last name. He gave the last name of my son and then she made sure it was the ...

Sherrard High School honors Class of 2016  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD -- Sherrard High School paid tribute to members of the Class of 2016 in a ceremony that took place Sunday, May 29, at the school.

Freshman organizes food-packing event  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — Rachel Mackin, a 14-year-old freshman at Sherrard High School, saw a need — and she did something about it.

Area Pacesetter: Orion's West a perfect 10  Quad-Cities Online

ORION — On the basketball court and the baseball diamond, the number 10 has been Seth West's digit of choice to adorn his Orion Charger jerseys.

Sherrard students, fans remember life of basketball coach’s daughter

She`s a piece of the Sherrard family that is lost, but never forgotten. Students and fans pay tribute to girl`s basketball coach Doug Swanson`s daughter, Addie, ...

Students inspired by heart monitors  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD -- Sherrard High School stepped up physical education this school year with new technology. Students have been using heart-rate monitors since ...

Monson wants to build champions at Sherrard  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — While he loves the Xs and Os part of football, Scott Monson was never interested in becoming a head coach for that in his first 13 seasons as.

Sherrard graduates hold memorial for students killed before graduation

Sherrard, Illinois-- As the class of 2017 lines up to take their graduation seats at Sherrard High School, they leave two chairs open. During the ceremony ...

Sherrard Football looks to new coach for direction

Sherrard Football turns to Scott Monson to run the program. Monson has been part of the Sherrard program for 25 years holding different coaching jobs. This is ...

Sherrard school board settles with expelled student's family  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD -- School board members Thursday night approved a $90000 settlement with a family that sued the district after a student was expelled in for ...

Hutton set to return as Sherrard boys' basketball coach  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — For more than two decades, Brian Hutton was a fixture on the sidelines for the Sherrard boys' basketball program.

Sherrard's music man brings pride to Marching Tigers  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — David Grayson brings renewed enthusiasm and passion to Sherrards Junior and Senior High band programs.

Sherrard FFA teacher arrested

An arrest warrant was issued for a Sherrard agriculture teacher and FFA advisor who was accused of verbally and physically abusing students. Corey Terwilliger ...

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.

Sherrard, neighbors anxiously await new library  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD -- The third time's a charm for Sherrard Library District residents as ground was broken last week for a new library building. The new location is on ...

Sherrard football finally ends losing streak  Quad-Cities Online

Not once during its string of 15 consecutive defeats did the Sherrard football team think about the length of it. The burden of the skid did not wear down the.

'Focus on your dreams,' advises Q-C area teen who found stardom  Quad-Cities Online

Laila Haley, 16, is a student at Sherrard High School — but she's also a worldwide celebrity.

New bar potentially coming to Sherrard sparks debate

SHERRARD, Ill.-- People were piling in, all coming to hear the talk of the town. The issue on the table was whether or not to allow a businessman to open a new ...

Sherrard teacher faces theft charge | Local News |  Quad City Times

SHERRARD, Ill. — The Sherrard School District today confirmed the arrest of another employee on a theft charge.

High school student killed in car accident on Highway 67

MERCER COUNTY -- Highway 67 was closed Thursday morning, May 18, between Preemption and Matherville due to a car accident that took place just south ...

Sherrard service-dog matter settled  Quad City Times

The legal fees for a Sherrard girl whose *service* dog drew controversy at her grade school now will be paid by the Sherrard Community Unit School District.

Law Enforcement Officials investigating a school bus accident between Orion and Sherrard - UPDATED  KWQC-TV6

Multiple agencies responded to a car and school bus accident.

Annual WIU Marching Band Classic is Oct. 20  Western Illinois University News

MACOMB, IL – The 37th annual Western Illinois University Marching Band Classic, for high school bands, will be held beginning at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20 on ...

Sherrard student dies in crash | Local News |  Quad City Times

A Sherrard High School student was killed in a two-car crash Sunday north of Preemption, Ill., and a Milan woman is in critical condition at a Peoria hospital.

Education briefs  Galesburg Register-Mail

Wynne receives Foreman Scholarship AMES, Iowa — Gary Wynne of Alexis was selected as one of 60 College of Agriculture and Life Sciences students to ...

Area Pacesetter: Schulenberg making his mark for unbeaten Chargers  Quad-Cities Online

ORION — When he was younger, Dawson Schulenberg got to watch his older brother Colton rewrite the record book as the star quarterback for the Orion ...

Substance-abuse treatment center planned near Sherrard | Local  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD — A proposal for a high-end residential substance-abuse treatment center on 312 acres in rural Rock Island County is the subject of a public ...

Homecoming No. 2 in the books  Quad-Cities Online

It is 5:20 p.m. Saturday past. The teenagers before me are standing patiently, some nervously, including my son. They are being told to move here, stand there, ...

What parents can legally do to stomp out bullying in schools

More and more parents are grasping at straws when it comes to bullying in their child's schools. Over 67% of students feel schools don't handle bullying ...

Potential threat to Bettendorf High School deemed a prank, police say  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa - A threat made to Bettendorf High School will prompt extra security on November 16. District leaders sent a letter to parents on November ...

Lawson awarded multiyear contract  Bureau County Republican

MANLIUS — Six days before Christmas, the Bureau Valley school board voted 7-0 Tuesday night to give its first-year superintendent a nice “present” in the form ...

Bonita L. (Bonnie) Kramer  Quad City Times

June 1, 1944-April 19, 2018. TAYLOR RIDGE - Bonita L. (Bonnie) Kramer, 73, of Taylor Ridge, passed away Thursday, April 19, at home surrounded by her ...

New Windsor Fair, Rodeo and Horse Show kicks off Thursday  Galesburg Register-Mail

NEW WINDSOR — The 79th annual New Winsdor Fair, Rodeo and Horse Show is Thursday through Saturday. The parade marches through New Windsor's ...

Milledgeville cleans up in time for homecoming parade  WQAD Moline

Milledgeville clean-up storm damage in time for the homecoming parade.

From skydiving to horseback riding, Q-C Women's Outdoor Club opts for adventure  Quad City Times

Rising atop a horse for the first time in her life, stay-at-home mother Beth Yowell already left her comfort zone. She's trying to find her bearings now as her horse,

Galesburg ends another great season of GMQC Pep Rallies  WQAD Moline

Today is a great day for the students at Galesburg High School. The weather held out and was a little warmer than in previous Friday mornings. What a fun ...

Terwilliger found innocent of students' battery charges  Quad-Cities Online

Former Sherrard High School agriculture teacher Corey Terwilliger was found innocent Tuesday afternoon of accusations of inappropriate behavior by two ...

Sherrard Volleyball edges rival Rockridge

Rockridge rolls to game 1 win but Sherrard responds by taking next 2 to advance to Regional Final....

Prep Volleyball: Class 2A Sherrard Regional Championship | Photo Galleries  Quad-Cities Online

Riverdale sweeps Rockridge 25-22, 26-24, to win the Class 2A Sherrard Regional Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017 at Sherrard High School.

Key races contested in Mercer County  Quad-Cities Online

There are a number of important races on the ballot in Mercer County April 4 including several contested races for mayor.

Sherrard students file, judge issues no contact order against their teacher

A Rock Island County judge has approved a no contact order filed by two Sherrard High School students who say they have been the target of ongoing verbal ...

Jason Dean  Quad-Cities Online

Jason C. Dean, 39, of Milan, passed away Friday, July 3, 2015, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, after a very courageous battle with ...

Kurt VanHorn named Heats varsity girls basketball coach  Monmouth Daily Review Atlas

He is not related to Keith VanHorn, the retired NBA player who stood at 6-foot-10 and 240 pounds. But locally, you'll be hearing more about 6-foot-1 Kurt ...

FLASHBACK FRIDAY: A look back at prep sports from 5 years ago this week  Quad-Cities Online

The Rockridge competitive cheer team placed second at the IHSA state meet at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington on Saturday. The Rockets were ...

Titans' senior trio seek perfect finale  Quad-Cities Online

KEWANEE — Over the last three seasons, Annawan-Wethersfield's trio of Rachel Cook, Rachel Gomez and Whitney Johnson have done their part to stock the ...

Video shows teacher, nurse dragging boy with autism through school hallway  WQAD Moline

Jo Grayson said she was alarmed when her son, Thatcher, came home from his middle school covered in cuts and bruises.

Rockridge High School  Quad City Times

ROCKRIDGE High School, Taylor Ridge, Illinois, has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 78 students:

Richard "Dick" Child  Quad City Times

June 10th, 1925-January 20, 2018. MATHERVILLE, Ill. — Richard "Dick" Child, 92, of Matherville, Illinois, died Saturday, January 20, 2018, at Avonlea Cottage, ...

Q-C Master Teachers leave lasting impressions  Quad-Cities Online

Many people can remember at least one teacher who left an indelible mark on their lives.

Homecoming parade held in Clarksville for American Idol finalist from Iowa  WQAD Moline

CLARKSVILLE, Iowa -- American Idol finalist Maddie Poppe came home a warm welcome on Tuesday, May 15th. Clarksville Mayor Val Swinton proclaimed May ...

Watch: Sterling High School students make hilarious Christmas rap video  WQAD Moline

Three students in a broadcast class at Sterling High School threw a new spin on Christmas and made a Christmas rap music video.

Family, friends mourn teen after fatal crash  Quad-Cities Online

MILAN -- Brady Weber's loved ones said goodbye on Thursday, just hours after the crash that killed him.

Adalyn Swanson  Quad-Cities Online

Adalyn Marie Swanson, 8, daughter of Doug and Jackie Swanson, of Sherrard, died unexpectedly on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at UnityPoint Health-Trinity ...

Scholastic Recognition | Records  Quad-Cities Online

Women in Construction award scholarships. DAVENPORT -- Quad City Chapter No. 50 of the National Association of Women in Construction awarded ...

Q-C calendar of events: May 17-23, 2018  Quad-Cities Online

“Man in Black: The Music of Johnny Cash” (Robert Shaw and The Lonely Street Band): Noon ($44.50 matinee; includes lunch) and 7:15 p.m. ($30, $25 advance ...

Rock Island High School junior found dead at resort pool in Orion, Illinois

A student at Rock Island High School passed away during Memorial Day weekend 2016.

New Athletic Director Joins Woodstock North  Woodstock Independent

A former athletic director from Western Illinois has been hired as the new athletic director for Woodstock North High School. The Woodstock School District 200 ...

After 2015's struggles, Tigers motivated to do better this fall  Quad-Cities Online

SHERRARD -- After suffering through the struggles of the 2015 prep football season, the Sherrard Tigers are determined to secure different results in 2016.

Rock Island native Gilland promoted  Quad-Cities Online

U.S. Army Col. Steven Gilland, a 1986 Sherrard High School graduate and Rock Island native, today becomes Brig. Gen. Steven Gilland.

Two seek coroner's job in Mercer County  Quad-Cities Online

ALEDO -- Mercer County will pick a new coroner in the Nov. 8 election, choosing between Democrat Dorothy L. Hutt and Republican Gregory D. Larson for a ...

The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally at Galesburg High School

Week 5 of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally was fantastic at Bureau Valley High School, and the Good Morning Quad Cities crew is already thinking about Week ...

Milan Surplus faces 'heartbreaking' closure  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — Sincerity is easily woven into the face of Dev DeSplinter as he sits behind a desk at Milan Surplus, looking out at his store and sharing why.

Princeton High School shows up for The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally

It's senior night for the Tigers Friday, October 6, and the students got the morning started off right.

Signs in abundance for Week 1 of The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally

August 18, the Good Morning Quad Cities crew announced Orion High School as our first pep rally of the season, and boy did they show up Friday, August 25!

Fulton High School Prepares for Homecoming on GMQC Score Pep Rally

Fulton, ILLINOIS – The high school showed up in full support for its second GMQC Score Pep Rally in consecutive years. Even better this year, it's Homecoming ...

Hofer's steady hand guides Polo to big season

Andrew Hofer has a very typical-looking classroom at Polo High School, with rows of desks, a blackboard in the front, and various charts and posters hanging on ...

Galesburg Shows Off School Spirit During Pep Rally

The Galesburg Silver Streaks Boys's Basketball team is preparing for a big game Friday, January 29, 2016 at the high school. The team takes on the United ...

25 years of Master Teachers: Simply amazing!  Quad-Cities Online

We recently celebrated the 25th year our newspapers have honored educators in the region by awarding brass bells to Master Teachers. Given that I was one of ...

United Township's Symphonic Concert Band won top honors at state competition

United Township High School's Symphonic Concert band was awarded top honors at a state competition.

Illinois resident to sell replica of Mutt Cutts van

The shaggin' wagon, originally made for a parade, comes fully stocked with orange and blue suits, a Samsonite briefcase, and bench seats.

Share Your Photos: Festival of Trees Parade  WQAD Moline

DAVENPORT, Iowa -- For the 25th year the Festival of Trees Parade will hit the downtown as the kickoff to the holiday event. Click here to view the 2017 Parade ...

8 local teens to compete in Miss Blackhawk Valley Pageant  Quad-Cities Online

TAYLOR RIDGE -- The Miss Blackhawk Valley Scholarship Pageant will begin at 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, in the auditorium at Rockridge High School.

Solar eclipse sparks nationwide debate for schools: Stay home or come to class?

The impending 2017 solar eclipse left schools around the country debating whether they should stay open or close for the day, considering safety.

Coach kicks students photographed in Klan hoods off football team

CRESTON, Iowa (AP) — Five southern Iowa high school students who appeared in a photo shared on social media wearing white hoods and waving a ...

Construction worker by day, dolled-up pinup by night  Quad-Cities Online

PREEMPTION -- By day, Jenna Wardlow usually works construction on a dull gray expanse of concrete.

Chicago-area high schools lead the state in ACT performance  Chicago Tribune

New data show that graduates at more than half of Illinois high schools with ACT scores failed to score above 21, the national average. That score is one method ...

Murphy-Boccarossa Engagement  Quad-Cities Online

Announcement is made of the engagement of Stephanie Anne Murphy and James Anthony Boccarossa, both of Chicago. She is the daughter of George and ...

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