BHC tustee candidates announced


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Posted Online: Jan. 02, 2013, 10:40 pm
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By Anthony Watt awatt@qconline.com
Black Hawk College has released a list of candidates who will be running for the college's open board of trustee positions in April.

The candidates are Tim Black, Galva, who is seeking a six-year term; Sammie Borst, of Kewanee, who is running for a six-year term; Kylee Fox, of Rock Island, a two-year term; John McCooley, of Rock Island, a two-year term; and Doug Strand, of East Moline, a six-year term.

Four seats will be open: two of them are six-year seats and two are unexpired two-year seats, according to the college.

















 



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1864 — 150 years ago: A mad dog was shot in Davenport after biting several other canines and snapping at several children. The police should abate this nuisance — there are about 500 dogs in this city that ought to be killed at once.
1889 — 125 years ago: Track laying operations on 2nd Avenue, stopped by the Moline-Rock Island company last spring for lack of rail, have been resumed.
1914 — 100 years ago: Bulletins allowed to come through the strong continental censorship of all war news indicated that Germany was advancing with a dash against both Russia and France.
1939 — 75 years ago: Emil J Klein, of Rock Island, was elected commander of Rock Island Post 200, American Legion.
1964 — 50 years ago: Members of the Davenport police department and their families are being invited to the department's family picnic to be held Aug. 27 at the Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds.
1989 — 25 years ago: Beginning this fall, Black Hawk College will offer a continuing education course in horseback riding at the Wright Way Equestrian Center, Moline, located just east of the Deere Administration Center.




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