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New principals, Board of Education vacancy in East Moline  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — The East Moline School District has two new school principals.

United Township High School Class of 2019 graduates | Education  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — In a ceremony that took place at 6 p.m. Saturday at the TaxSlayer Center, the Class of 2019 graduated from East Moline's United Township High ...

Two United Township students write award winning essays honoring their teachers  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois -- Illinois State Senator Neil Anderson hosted a new essay contest this year. Anderson asked all high school students in his district, district ...

Authorities search for person who threatened United Township High School  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois - Authorities are following several leads after a threatening phone call put United Township High School into lock down for 90 minutes on ...

United Township High School athletic director could get drunk-driving case dismissed  Quad-Cities Online

The United Township High School athletic director accused of drunk driving has a chance to have the case dismissed if he successfully meets requirements ...

Photos: United Township hosts a "signing day" for future teachers  Quad-Cities Online

People laugh and take photos as United Township High School students who have committed to becoming teachers sign letters of intent Tuesday, May 7, 2019, ...

Case dropped against teen accused of United Township High School threat  Quad-Cities Online

The case against a former United Township High School student accused of making a threat on the campus has been dismissed because he successfully ...

UPDATED: Two charged after threats made at United Township High School  Quad City Times

A United Township High School student and a 17-year-old boy from Germany have been charged in connection with threats via phone made against the school ...

Moline inches past United Township; clinches share of Western Big 6 title  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE 62, UTHS 54. EAST MOLINE — Sports is indeed a game of inches and for the Moline Maroons the inches went their way when it counted most on ...

United Township history teacher makes Golden Apple history | Education  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — United Township High School history teacher Heather Monson recently learned she has been selected as a finalist for the Golden Apple ...

UPDATE: Two arrests made in Germany and East Moline after UTHS lockdowns  KWQC-TV6

East Moline Police traced calls causing lockdowns at UTHS back a 17 year old in Hagen, Germany who was asked to make the calls by a 15 years old East ...

United Township teacher wins prestigious Golden Apple Award  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois - A teacher at United Township High School is now the recipient of the highly respected Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching.

UTHS athletic director placed on paid administrative leave  WQAD Moline

The athletic director at United Township High School has been placed on administrative leave.

UTHS Board elects new president | Education  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — A new president of the Board of Education for United Township High School District 30 was elected at a special meeting Monday night.

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 ...

Foster's Voice part of the UTHS landscape  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Joey Coronado edges forward in his chair, folds his hands to his lap and raises his head.

UTHS puts five in its Hall of Fame  Quad-Cities Online

United Township High School inducted five new members into its Hall of Fame on Friday night.

New student life center is second major project in UTHS history

The district is thanking the one-cent sales tax increase for making the $9.5 million project possible.

Utility power line down on United Township school bus  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois — A cable fell on a United Township High School bus loaded with students yesterday as high winds and heavy rain lashed the Quad ...

At UTHS, winning prestigious scholarship becoming routine | Education  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Clarice Brown was terrified when her teacher, Heather Monson, pulled her aside after class one day in the fall of her senior year of high school ...

Panther Posse all about making it fun  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — United Township High School basketball coach Ryan Webber has his pre-game checklist:

Man charged after United Township High School threat  Quad-Cities Online

An 18-year-old East Moline man has been charged after allegedly threatening a shooting at United Township High School.

Not pretty, but Rock Island holds off United Township  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND 39, UTHS 34. PEKIN — About the best Rock Island coach Thom Sigel could say about Wednesday night's Class 4A Pekin Regional semifinal ...

United Township grad Palmer making a difference | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Chris Palmer has a message for the young people he works with every day during the school year at United Township High School, and ...

Rock Island Today  Rock Island Today

City of East Moline City Council met May 6. Here is the minutes provided by the council: PLEDGE: Mayor Freeman led the City Council and all those present in ...

UTHS breaks ground on $9.6 million addition | Local News  Quad City Times

EAST MOLINE — School board members, administrators, political leaders and some kids took turns digging dirt at Monday afternoon's “official ground-breaking” ...

UTHS breaks ground Monday on Student Life Center in East Moline  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE -- A groundbreaking is planned at 4 p.m. Monday for the $9.5 million Student Life Center being constructed at United Township High School in ...

New principal named for Glenview Middle School in East Moline  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Tracy Anderson recently was named new principal at Glenview Middle School.

Photos: Tray Buchanan through the years  Quad-Cities Online

Tray Buchanan is pictured taking a jump shot during his All-State basketball career at United Township. Despite playing regular minutes last season as a true ...

United Township High School | Local Education |  Quad City Times

UNITED TOWNSHIP High School, East Moline, has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 365 students.

UTHS career center receives electric car prototype | Education  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Students at United Township High School's Area Career Center have received a donated Vanguard CitiCar, an electric car prototype.

United Township High School first-semester honor roll  Quad-Cities Online

East Moline -- Officials at United Township High School announced the honor roll for the first semester of the 2017-18 school year.

WESTERN BIG 6 BASEBALL: Panthers sweep Rocks | Baseball  Quad-Cities Online

UTHS 7-12, ROCKY 6-8. EAST MOLINE — The Panthers of United Township High School brought their can-do attitude and offensive prowess to Saturday ...

United Township Class of 2018 told life about the journey  Quad-Cities Online

Hundreds of young men and women met one the earliest of the many milestones in their lives Saturday when they were handed their United Township High ...

Maroons erupt for Big 6 sweep of Panthers | Baseball  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE 6-13, UTHS 2-2. MOLINE — After the opening few weeks of the season yielded cold and rainy conditions, Moline wanted to take advantage of the first ...

Bam & Lam: UT wrestling's gold standard | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Mark Pustelnik and Lambros Fotos are the only individual state champions in the history of the United Township High School wrestling ...

DuPage steps down as UT football coach | High School Football -  Quad City Times

EAST MOLINE — The United Township Panthers football team will have an eighth head coach over the course of 17 seasons, dating back to the school's last ...

Ready for rematch: Rocky, Moline meet again in softball sectional  Quad-Cities Online

Moline softball coach Mark Gerlach was thrilled to get away from Rock Island and United Township in the regional tournament last week. Today, he is extremely ...

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.

Hard-luck loss for UTHS at Rockridge | Softball  Quad-Cities Online

ROCKRIDGE 5, UTHS 4. EDGINGTON — United Township coach John Alonzo pulled a pretty good Lou Piniella following Tuesday's nonconference game ...

Narup steps up, pitches Geneseo past United Township  Quad-Cities Online

GENESEO 8, UTHS 0. EAST MOLINE — Geneseo softball coach Pat Mitchell has been longing for a No. 2 in what he was hoping would be a 1-2 pitching punch.

UT trio scores every Panther point at Alleman  Quad-Cities Online

UTHS 50, ALLEMAN 36. ROCK ISLAND — There was no secret where the ball was going for United Township in what was often an ugly, defense-dominated ...

Things looking up - literally - for UT hoops | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — At least in a tape-measure sense, things are looking up for the United Township boys' basketball team.

United Township Homecoming Parade | Multimedia - Photo/Video  Quad-Cities Online

UT Panthers kick off homecoming weekend with a parade Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 in Downton East Moline.

Steve Yount, a positive force for good, retires  Quad-Cities Online

"I couldn't hit water if I fell out of a boat,'' was the first thing Steve Yount said to me three decades ago after he had just been hired as.

Candidate profiles: East Moline School Board | Govt-and-politics  Quad-Cities Online

East Moline School District voters will have their pick of six candidates on the April 2 ballot. Amy Beeding is unchallenged for a two-year term. Five candidates ...

Quad Cities multicultural fest showcases growing cultural diversity  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois -- The East Moline-Silvis Rotary Club hosted the first Quad Cities Multicultural Festival at United Township High School on Sunday, ...

Load of local athletes sign with colleges  Quad-Cities Online

Rock Island had five athletes accept scholarships to Division I colleges Wednesday on the first day of the NCAA's Early Signing Period. Pictured together after ...

East Moline native donates $1 million to library project  Quad City Times

"It was always warm, with everything you needed,'' said Woodworth, whose recent $1 million gift to the capital campaign for the new East Moline Public Library ...

UT's Wright ready to tackle biggest job yet  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Boxes lay on the floor in Mathew Wright's office at United Township High School.

Sectional boys' swim meet preview | Swimming  Quad-Cities Online

Today: At United Township (diving at 9 a.m.; swimming at 1 p.m.)

SOAR Scholarship Flashback: Catching up with Damon Overton  WQAD Moline

WQAD caught up with a former SOAR Scholarship recipient as we prepare to give out three $5000 scholarships to local students this week, sponsored by 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.

Teen who threatened UT enrolls in offender program  Quad City Times

A 18-year-old accused of making a threat at United Township High School in East Moline is participating in Rock Island County's offender initiative program.

Brand-new experience | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

EAST MOLINE — Winning a regional title in two of the past three seasons has given the Danville Vikings a unique opportunity.

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 ...

Rockridge runner-up at UT volleyball invite | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — The enduring charm of United Township's Kiwanis Volleyball Tournament was on full display again for the 27th time Saturday.

United Township graduate London Jackson putting up huge numbers in college softball  Quad-Cities Online

As a high school softball player at United Township, London Jackson was an extremely good hitter.

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, ...

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 ...

April 2 ballot set for Rock Island County school board candidates  Quad-Cities Online

The call for candidates to file for open school board seats in Rock Island County has been answered. The ballot is now set and voters will have their pick on April ...

Police seek help locating bike, person who stole it, in East Moline  Quad City Times

CrimeStoppers of the Quad-Cities is seeking the public's held in locating a bike and the person(s) who stole it from an United Township High School student.

Woman accused of injuring East Moline cop awaiting June court date  Quad City Times

An East Moline woman has been released on her own recognizance while she awaits her next court date on a charge that she injured an East Moline police ...

United Township's Brandi LaFountaine loves to play, and her team  Quad-Cities Online

The voices were there, telling United Township senior Brandi LaFountaine to call it quits on her basketball season. Those voices fell on deaf ears.

UTHS teacher under investigation for allegedly sexist tweet about women’s marches

EAST MOLINE -- A United Township High School social studies teacher has been removed from the classroom while district officials investigate complaints ...

Homecoming 2018 photo | South Of 20  Quad-Cities Online

Members of the 2018 Homecoming Court at United Township High School are, from left: front row, Cody Dorn, Sophia Rubalcava, Caleb Stone, Vanessa Oliva ...

Police: Threat found in bathroom at United Township not credible  Quad City Times

A "vague" threat found in a bathroom stall claiming there would be an incident Wednesday at United Township High School in East Moline was determined not ...

Associated Press state basketball rankings | Basketball  Quad-Cities Online

Here are the seventh set of 2018-19 rankings of Illinois high school boys' basketball teams in each class, according to an Associated Press panel of ...

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 ...

Wright selected as new UT principal | Local  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — United Township High School has announced that Matt Wright has been selected as its new principal.

UTHS grads urged to serve others, leave legacy  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE -- The highlights of high school shouldn't be who was the most popular, who got the best grades or who scored the most points.

Danville stops Pekin 68-57 at East Moline Sectional semis  Peoria Journal Star

EAST MOLINE — The tournament upset run by Pekin ended but not before putting a serious scare in the fourth-ranked team in Class 4A.After having a ...

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

Alleman vs Quincy football Alleman's Anthony Glancey reaches out to stop Quincy's Garrett Drew during the first half Saturday at Lindberg Stadium.

Foster’s Voice reaching his peers with organization of school club  OurQuadCities

Foster Atwood remains a prominent part of the United Township High School and the community.

Sky's not the limit — just a starting point — for UT's Class of 2017  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Four long years have come to an end, and the United Township High School Class of 2017 is looking to the future with kindness, generosity and ...

Flying Fish is a smile-fest for kids and volunteers  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Giggles and chlorine tell you where to go.

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 ...

Winter weather will delay final day of school for many  Quad-Cities Online

Quad-Cities' school administrators are busy amending calendars and informing families how school days missed because of winter weather will be made up.

East Moline taxpayers could find savings through school district consolidation  Illinois Policy

While Quad Cities geography connects East Moline and the Iowa cities of Davenport and Bettendorf, Illinois' abundance of school districts means their ...

5 seeking seats on UTHS school board | Elections  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Five candidates are competing for four four-year terms on the United Township High School board.

Belleville West faces toughest test yet in Chicago's Curie

BELLEVILLE • Lawrence Brazil III knew sleep wouldn't come easy.

Under-aged girl calls out coach’s sexting as “weird” and “illegal”

Police say complaints from two parents lead to an investigation into a Quad City coach and former baseball standout sexting underage girls.

Galesburg and East Moline men receive Carnegie Hero Award for saving 6-year-old  WQAD Moline

MOLINE, Illinois- Malik Williams from Galesburg and Van Thang of East Moline received the Carnegie Hero Award for their actions that saved the life of a ...

Moline, league champ Rocky dominates All-Big 6 wrestling  Quad-Cities Online

Five-time defending champion Moline settled for Western Big 6 Conference runner-up honors in wrestling this season.

Campaign set up to raise money for Adrianne Reynolds killer  Quad-Cities Online

A fundraising account has been set up in the name of convicted Quad-City killer Cory Gregory.

Vikings get defending champs in sectional title tile  Danville Commercial News

EAST MOLINE — For the second time in three years, the Danville Vikings have reached the IHSA Class 4A sectional championship.

UT unveils Wall of Heroes | Local  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE -- A Wall of Heroes was unveiled Friday during a United Township High School basketball game against Moline.

Surprising seniority: UT's Pustelnik: WB6's top AD in 3rd year  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Mark Pustelnik is ready for another school year as athletic director of United Township High School. This one, though, will be different for him.

New safety app unveiled for QC students | Crime-and-courts  Quad-Cities Online

Quad-Cities area schools are now promoting a free mobile app that law enforcement officials say will make reporting and investigating crime tips easier.

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 ...

Bettendorf associate principal wants to make a difference  Quad-Cities Online

BETTENDORF — Each morning at 7:30 a.m., Kevin Skillett walks through the doors at Bettendorf High School expecting to make a difference.

Moline, RI dominate All-Western Big 6 boys' basketball team  Quad-Cities Online

The teams who wound up tied for the Western Big 6 Conference boys' basketball title took five of the eight spots on the 2018-19 all-conference team.

UTHS graduates honor the bitter and the sweet | Local  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE -- The joy of United Township High School's graduation ceremony Sunday at the iWireless Center was tempered with loss.

UT teacher returning to classroom after tweet | Local  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — United Township High School teacher Mark Kaczmarek will be back in the classroom Monday, according to superintendent Jay Morrow.

Rock Island's Brea Beal named Illinois Ms. Basketball for the third straight year  Quad City Times

Rock Island senior Brea Beal has been named Illinois Ms. Basketball for the third consecutive year, joining WNBA and U.S. Olympic star Candace Parker as the ...

Local school threats spike since Parkland shooting  OurQuadCities

By our count, school districts in and around the Quad-Cities have dealt with at least eight school threats since the Parkland shootings on Valentine's Day.

Schools credit new sales tax receipts for $11M in improvements  Quad-Cities Online

More than $11 million has now flowed to Rock Island County schools for facility improvements in 1 percent sales tax funding.

Fantastic Four named ICA softball first-team all-state  Quad-Cities Online

Softball in the Illinois Quad-Cities and surrounding area had another strong spring and the Illinois Coaches Association took notice.

Project 7 seeks to restore hope for UT kids  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Going back to church restored Betsy Muniz's hope after her father died.

WESTERN BIG 6 BASEBALL: Moline takes advantage again in sweep of Alleman  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE 9-23, ALLEMAN 5-5. MOLINE — The Moline baseball team continues to ride opportunity to perfection. The recipient of 16 walks, four hit-batters, four ...

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