EVANSVILLE, INDIANA (May 16, 2024) — Students at the University of Evansville are named to the Dean's List every fall and spring semester. To merit the honor of being placed on the Dean's List, a student must have carried a full academic load of 12 hours or more and have earned a grade-point average of 3.5 or above. The following local students have achieved Dean's List Honors:

Kora Ruff of Bettendorf (52722)

Chloe Cline of Bettendorf (52722)

DAVENPORT, IOWA (April 10, 2024) — Quad Cities Pride in Memory is hosting a Red Carpet Film Fundraiser on Sunday, April 28, at the Last Picture House in Davenport to raise funds for Our Story: Pride in Memory, a documentary currently in production by Emmy® award-winning filmmakers Tammy and Kelly Rundle of Moline, Illinois-based Fourth Wall Films (below).

CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA (April 9, 2024) — The Citadel's mission of producing principled leaders is well demonstrated through the ROTC detachments, which provide cadets with the necessary tools to prepare them for their future military careers after graduation.

The departments, which include Air Force/Space Force ROTC, Army ROTC, Marine Corps ROTC, and Navy ROTC, ensures The Citadel is one of the nation's proven producers of top military leaders.

SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS (March 27, 2024) — April is recognized every year as Healthy Pet Month by Illinois’ veterinarians, certified veterinarian technicians, and clinic practice professionals, the majority of which are members of the Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association (ISVMA).

Sarah Corkery submits signatures to the Iowa Secretary of State’s office, officially putting her name on the ballot for the primary

DES MOINES, IOWA (March 11, 2024) — Sarah Corkery, community leader and small-business owner, officially filed signatures for the Democratic nomination for Iowa’s second congressional district in the United States House of Representatives at the Iowa Secretary of State’s office.

MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE (March 8, 2024) — Amelia Rursch of Reynolds, Illinois, was named to Rhodes College's Fall 2023 Honor Roll.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 4, 2024) — Scott County Auditor Kerri Tompkins announced that her office is accepting nomination papers from candidates for partisan county offices for the June 4, 2024 Primary Election. The results of the Primary Election will determine the candidates for the Democratic, Libertarian, and Republican parties for offices in the November General Election. The filing period ends at 5PM, Friday, March 22, 2024.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (March 4, 2024) — Chris Laye is a candidate running for the Republican nomination for the Scott County Sheriff’s Office in the upcoming primary election on June 4, 2024.

SPRINGFIELD, MISSOURI (February 15, 2024) — Missouri State University awarded 1,417 degrees to students in fall 2023.

The commencement ceremonies took place December 15, 2023, at Great Southern Bank Arena.

Jared Lovaas of Davenport, Iowa (52804), graduated with a Bachelor of General Studies.