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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 ...

Two charged after threats made at United Township High School  Quad-Cities Online

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 ...

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.

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.

Editorial: Key takeaways from scary school lockdown  Quad-Cities Online

With so many school shootings *fresh* in all our minds, we can't imagine what the parents of United Township High School students must have been going ...

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 ...

Trial date set for former United Township student accused of school threat  Quad-Cities Online

A Sept. 10 trial date has been set for one 18-year-old accused of threatening a shooting at United Township High School in May while another is now enrolled in ...

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 ...

Photos: Todd Mizener's best images of 2018 | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

Dispatch/Argus Director of Photography Todd Mizener picks his best photos of 2018.

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:

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 ...

United Township High School  Quad City Times

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

United Township grad Palmer making a difference  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 ...

Auto 2 an impressive lot  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Madison Streeter steps away from the 2003 Ford F250 resting before her.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

UTHS board accepts gifts of trombones, guitar | Education  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — United Township High School board members earlier this week accepted a donation of two trombones and an electric guitar from a former ...

First Q-C multicultural fest is Sunday at UT  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — A new festival Sunday at United Township High School will raise money for two good causes and raise awareness of the area's growing ...

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, ...

UTHS in-person registration set Aug. 1-2 | Local  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE -- United Township High School has set in-person registration for families 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 1-2 at the school at 1275 Avenue of the Cities, ...

United Township teacher recharges 'Toys for Tots' batteries  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Batteries still need recharging. United Township High School teacher Brad Burklund, 52, a 20-year veteran history teacher who became a ...

United Township superintendent hopes construction project "will make our community proud"  Quad City Times

A new addition to United Township High School that includes a commons area and library/media center has the district superintendent in a new role.

Things looking up - literally - for UT hoops  Quad-Cities Online

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

Police: UTHS threat rumor was untrue | Local |  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Authorities say rumors of a threat Tuesday at United Township High School are untrue.

Bam & Lam: UT wrestling's gold standard  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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Six big questions for Big 6 girls basketball | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

It seems as if being a team instead of a group of individuals is the key to success for girls' basketball in the Western Big 6 Conference this season.

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

Softball action from game two of a double-header between Rock Island at United Township. Rock Island won both games 12-1 (six innings) and 12-1 (five ...

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

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

Man facing charges for alleged threat at United Township  Quad-Cities Online

An East Moline man has been charged with disorderly conduct based on an accusation that he made a threat at United Township High School.

Teens watch ballot boxes in Rock Island County  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Traditionally, election judges have been retirees with time to provide the task of making an election happen. As residents age or become ...

Rockridge runner-up at UT volleyball invite  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.

Homecoming 2018 photo  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 ...

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.

Unusual route, but great result for this teacher  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Scott King did not take the usual route to becoming a teacher.

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 ...

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.

UT unveils Wall of Heroes  Quad-Cities Online

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

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.

New safety app unveiled for Q-C students  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.

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 ...

UT's Buchanan starting over in junior college  Quad-Cities Online

Tray Buchanan was where he wanted to be — in an NCAA Division I program and getting playing time.

Blue Devils make sure WB6 title is all their own  Herald-Whig

EAST MOLINE, Ill. -- With the third quarter winding down and the opportunity to clinch the team's first outright Western Big Six Conference title since 2007, the ...

Bustos urges students to consider all options  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos, D-Moline, said Friday young people need to know they have career options available to them that don't require a ...

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 ...

Prep Softball: UT at Rock Island | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

United Township travels to Rock Island to play a Western Big 6 conference game Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Frances Willard School.

East Moline goes 'All In' to make sure new construction bet pays off  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Going “all in” was a sure bet for Christ United Methodist Church members Sunday as they broke ground for a new Family Life Center at 3808 ...

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

Erie-Prophetstown's Rachel Cobert displays her disbelief at her team's time after assistant coach Liz Green shares the results of the 4x400 relay at the IHSA ...

Wright selected as new UT principal  Quad-Cities Online

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

United Township High School honor roll | Records  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE -- Officials at United Township High School announced the honor roll for the second semester of the 2015-16 school year.

5 seeking seats on UTHS school board  Quad-Cities Online

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

Caldwell crowned Miss Rock Island County Fair Queen  Quad-Cities Online

McKara Caldwell was crowned 2018 Miss Rock Island County Fair Queen by last year's queen, Jordan VanMelkebeke, at the annual fair pageant Sunday in ...

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.

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.

It's getting closer: Soule Bowl turf and track project closing in  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE -- A classic prep football stadium is going to look very different soon.

Rocks barely hold off Panthers  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND 44, UTHS 43. EAST MOLINE — Ben Ellis admitted he was a little nervous. His errant inbounds pass gave United Township the ball and a chance ...

'Polite' guy bolsters FCA's efforts  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Marc Polite left a secure job he enjoyed and moved to a position where he felt God was calling him.

Prep Boy's Basketball: Class 4A United Township Regional semifinal UT versus Ottawa  Quad-Cities Online

Photos from a Class 4A United Township Regional semifinal boy's basketball game between United Township and Ottawa Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, at United ...

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 ...

Sectional swimming: six things to watch  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — The Moline boys' swimming team has had a dream season in going undefeated to this point, setting various meet and school records along ...

QC church pushes pledges for new community center  WQAD Moline

EAST MOLINE, Illinois – Associate Pastor Joye Perry and her congregation use their Sunday *service* to pray for the community now, but also its future.

Durbin: No one needs semi-automatic rifles for hunting  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., called for better gun control Tuesday during a visit with United Township High School students.

Cheering for more Hoops 4 Hope  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Imagine adding professional basketball players to your pickup basketball team to play against a squad of East Moline's finest.

Colona woman chosen for World War I history seminar  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — History is more than just a list of names and dates. It's a study of psychological affects people experience.

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 ...

Schools seek help in collecting unpaid fees  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Officials are preparing to add the Moline schools to a growing list of districts using private firms to collect delinquent meal, book and registration fees.

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.

Rock Island's JaMir Price commits to play basketball at Bradley  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — Rock Island senior basketball player JaMir Price was a little frustrated as he was having a very good spring and summer for the Quad City ...

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.

The Bend's Hyatt 'wows' guests  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — The showcase of The Bend on the Mighty Mississippi had its premiere Wednesday evening.

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 ...

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.

Two churches, seven services merged into one celebration Sunday  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — The congregations of Christ United Methodist Church campuses in East Moline and Silvis will worship together at a “Consecration and Jubilee ...

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.

'We cannot forget': Q-C family remembers fallen veteran  Quad-Cities Online

The gun salute had cut through the crisp November air and taps had been beautifully brought to life by United Township High School junior Tyler Belan.

Soule Bowl to get a $1.6 million makeover  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Soule Bowl in East Moline is going to get a makeover. Oh, you will be able to recognize her for her first public appearance in the next.

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

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

Storms dump rain on region  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Heavy thunderstorms darkened the skies for most of the day, with strong winds and power outages affecting nearly 10000 people Tuesday night.

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.

East Moline's Morrow named 'Superintendent of Distinction' | Press Releases  Quad-Cities Online

Press release submitted by IASA. Dr. Jay Morrow, superintendent of United Township High School District 30 in East Moline, has been named the 2016 ...

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 ...

Rock Island's Beal commits to South Carolina  Quad City Times

Brea Beal's birthday came with everything, including a college decision.

United Township fires teacher after sex charges  Quad City Times

UPDATED: School board members in the United Township High School District unanimously voted Thursday to fire long-time social studies teacher Jason Van ...

Randle named to Wizards' 14-man roster  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND — Rock Island graduate Chasson Randle has agreed to a contract with the Washington Wizards, according to Ben Standig of NBC Sports ...

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.

New Hyatt offers best view in the Quad-Cities  Quad-Cities Online

I'm a view guy. The right one at the right time can turn a dim day bright. Until this week, a stopped-at-the-top Ferris wheel ride at Modern Woodmen Park and a ...

Jerry M. Shackleford  Quad City Times

June 5, 1957-October 9, 2018. MILAN — Jerry M. Shackleford, 61, of Milan passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 9, 2018, at his home.

UT’s Director of Bands ends his career on a high note

Before his last concert as Director of Bands at United Township High School, David Maccabee remembers getting the job back in 1986.

Moline swimmers continue wave of success at UT Invite  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — With a first-place finish at Saturday's 37th annual Panther Invitational at United Township High School, the Moline boys' swim team continued ...

Colona hires UTHS principal  Quad-Cities Online

COLONA — School board members on Thursday hired Carl Johnson as superintendent to replace the retiring Kyle Ganson next July.

Tatum Roselle uses feet to keep the “beat” at UT basketball games

EAST MOLINE, Illinois — Tatum Roselle, 10, went viral on social media when he stole the show at a United Township High School vs. Galesburg basketball ...

UT copes after student's murder  Quad-Cities Online

Zachary Phillips was a respectful, polite young man, on cue to graduate next month from high school.

Dean Stone was a good man  Quad-Cities Online

The dude with the clipboard always believes he is in charge. John McCain was a hero and should be remembered that way. A coffee shop phi beta kappa says: ...

WQAD News 8 Celebrates Our 2018 Jefferson Award Nominees With 30-Minute Special  WQAD Moline

The Jefferson Awards are the country's longest standing and most prestigious celebration of public *service*.

Baby calf naming contest featured at Rock Island County Fair  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — You can have your photo taken with the first Jersey calf born next week at the Rock Island County Fair, July 17-21, at 4200 Archer Drive, East.

QC baseball great Dean Stone dies at age 88  Quad-Cities Online

In addition to being one of the best pitchers ever produced in the Quad-Cities, Dean Stone was the picture of modesty.

Scholastic recognition  Quad-Cities Online

Rivermont Collegiate students earn scholarships. BETTENDORF -- Rivermont Collegiate announced the following seniors were awarded scholarships thorough ...

Tapia, Henning top seven Moline wrestling advancers  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — The Moline wrestling team has been a powerhouse all season. Saturday, the Maroons bested the rest of the Class 3A schools at the United ...

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