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  1. Authorities search for person who threatened United Township High School  WQAD Moline
  2. Update: Phone call prompted lockdown at United Township; no armed person found  Quad City Times
  3. Update: Phone call prompted lockdown at UTHS; no armed person found  Quad-Cities Online
  4. UPDATE: No one is in custody following early morning lockdown at UTHS  KWQC-TV6
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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 ...

UTHS athletic director placed on paid administrative leave  WQAD Moline

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

East Moline police investigating second threat to United Township High School  Quad City Times

United Township High School was placed on lockdown this morning after receiving a threat for the second time in less than a week.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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:

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.

How low can they go? Quincy nips UT, 40-39  Quad-Cities Online

QUINCY 40, UT 39. EAST MOLINE — It took 39 days and three postponements, but this much we know from two matchups between the United Township and ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Candidate profiles: East Moline School Board  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 ...

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.

Morris salvages frustrating day in the pool for Moline  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — Although a disqualification in the first swimming event of the afternoon all but thwarted his team's chances of repeating as champion at the ...

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.

Moline, UT soccer battle to emotional tie | Soccer  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE 3, UTHS 3. MOLINE — Tuesday's emotional 3-3, double-overtime outcome between Moline and United Township will go down as a tie in the Western ...

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, ...

Sectional boys’ swim meet preview  Quad-Cities Online

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

UTHS blanks Alleman in girls' soccer | Soccer  Quad-Cities Online

SILVIS -- Tuesday evening's weather could not have been more perfect for the girls' soccer match between the United Township Panthers and the Alleman ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Panthers not able to finish the deal against Quincy  Quad-Cities Online

QUINCY 49, UTHS 43. EAST MOLINE — The start was just about as good the United Township girls' basketball team could have hoped Wednesday night ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Long jaunt not worrying poised Vikings  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

DANVILLE — The bus ride Tuesday afternoon will take Danville boys' basketball past Normal.Past Peoria.And nearly to Iowa.That's OK, though, according to ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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, ...

Prep Girls Soccer: Moline vs United Township | Photos  Quad-Cities Online

United Township hosting Moline girls soccer at the Panther Pitch Tuesday. UT topped Moline 2-1.

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.

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 ...

Belleville West holds off hot-shooting Danville for ninth sectional championship

EAST MOLINE, ILL. • EJ Liddell's eyes lit up as another would-be victim came barreling down the paint.

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 ...

Sen. Durbin talks to UTHS students | Local  Quad-Cities Online

Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., visits with students in a government class at United Township School, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, in East Moline.

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 ...

Metro Pacesetter: Burkeybile’s time to shine  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — After going from the young pup to the top dog on the United Township girls' bowling team, Panthers' junior Ashlyn Burkeybile is putting up ...

It is all about believing for UTHS | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

EAST MOLINE — There are some who will give the United Township football team no chance at all to win this season. Those within the program refuse to listen ...

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 ...

United Township offers Heritage French to native speakers  Quad City Times

When Gloria Kouevi emigrated to the United States from the African country of Togo, it was just one day after her 9th birthday and she spoke no English.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

LaFountaine returns in a big way for UT girls  Quad-Cities Online

UTHS 65, DAV. WEST 32. ROCK ISLAND — Welcome back Brandi LaFountaine. The United Township senior missed her girls' basketball team's first 16 games ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Candidate profiles: East Moline City Council Ward 4  Quad-Cities Online

In East Moline Ward 4, three candidates are vying for one four-year term on the city council. The late Ed DeJaynes, who was the incumbent, had decided not to ...

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.

Galesburg's Price goes up, UT goes down | High School Basketball -  Quad City Times

As far as Galesburg sophomore Eric Price is concerned, it's not about starting, it's about finishing.

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.

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.

Cerebral palsy no obstacle for Kewanee's Behnke | Swimming  Quad-Cities Online

There were plenty of big swims that brought the crowd to its feet at the United Township Sectional swim meet on Saturday. There were even record-breaking ...

Major-college recruits headline All-Star rosters | Basketball  Quad-Cities Online

ROCK ISLAND -- Ethan Happ. Nicholas Baer. Isaiah Roby. The last high school basketball game for three of this season's best Big Ten Conference players was ...

Hungry Hobo hoops scoreboard, Week 3-2018-19 | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

NOTE: Games we are covering will be updated after each score, or at the end of the quarter. Scores are not final until noted. Follow our game coverage at the.

Moline High School's Natural Helpers and Link Crew making a difference  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Spencer Clapper looks at the ground and then to sky, searching for just the right words.

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.

Hungry Hobo hoops scoreboard, Week 11-2018-19 | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

NOTE: Games we are covering will be updated after each score, or at the end of the quarter. Scores are not final until noted. Follow our game coverage at the.

Hungry Hobo hoops scoreboard, Week 8-2018-19 | QC Prep Sports  Quad-Cities Online

NOTE: Games we are covering will be updated after each score, or at the end of the quarter. Scores are not final until noted. Follow our game coverage at the.

Roosevelt School computer-lab manager enjoys helping students  Quad-Cities Online

MOLINE — Roosevelt Elementary School computer lab manager Debi Harris dreads the "spinning wheel of death," as she calls it, that freezes students from ...

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

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

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.

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 ...

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