CEDARVILLE, OH (02/12/2018)-- The following have been named to the Cedarville University Dean's List for fall 2017. This recognition requires the student to have a 3.5 GPA or higher for the semester and carry a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Jonathan Builta of Rock Island, IL.

Madeline Neumann of Hampton, IL.

WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Sen. Joni Ernst, today released the following joint statement regarding the nomination of C.J. Williams to serve as a District Judge on the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Iowa based in Cedar Rapids.

Des Moines, IA – Governor Reynolds’ budget-busting revenue giveaways have caused massive cuts to critical services, and, now, evidence is mounting that these handouts haven’t even made an impact on Iowa’s economy or protected Iowa jobs. 

Rita Vargas, Scott County Recorder, received notice in the New Orleans Passport Center Newsletter informing the public of changes to the issuance of U.S. Passports. Beginning this month, passport applicants who have been certified as having a seriously delinquent federal tax debt totaling more than $50,000 (including interest and penalties) may be denied issuance of a U.S. passport and may have any currently valid U.S. passport revoked.

DAVENPORT, Iowa, February 9, 2018 – Metropolitan Community Church of the Quad Cities announces the return of singer/songwriter Shawn Thomas who will be performing in the sanctuary of MCC QC. The concert will include songs from his latest album “Christ in My Life”. The church will collect a love offering to help with Shawn’s travel expenses and complimentary coffee/tea will be available in the social hall prior to the 7pm concert on Friday, March 9.

This Thursday, February 15th from 9:00am until 3:00pm

On February 15th, Bridging the Gap will host its 18th Annual Stand Down for homeless Veterans in the Quad Cities. The event will take place at the American Legion Davenport Post 26 located at 702 West 35th Street - Davenport

Please join Alderman Rick Dunn at his ward meeting this Saturday, February 17th 10am at the Roosevelt Community Center; 1220 Minnie Avenue. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday!

DES MOINES, Iowa (Feb. 12, 2018) - The following local students graduated from Drake University at the end of the fall 2017 semester:

WASHINGTON – A group of U.S. Senators tomorrow will introduce a common-sense proposal aimed at providing legal certainty for undocumented children brought to the United States by their parents and preventing others from falling into the same legal limbo in the future.

City of Davenport will observe Presidents’ Day as a holiday on Monday, February 19, 2018.

All City of Davenport offices & the Public Works Center will be closed.

Police Department front desk and records office will be closed.

Library Main, Fairmount and Eastern branches will be closed.

River’s Edge facility will be open.

Vander Veer Conservatory will be closed.

Adler Theatre box office will be open but adminstrative offices will be closed.