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Posted Online: Feb. 28, 2014, 11:06 am
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Ava Miller and Kendall Fulkerson celebrate no broken bones after sledding at Longview Park. The trip was part of a youth outing with Salem Lutheran Church, Moline.

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Lauren Brown, a member of Trinity Lutheran Church's LIFE high school youth group in Moline, makes her mark in the room. The group meets at the church every Wedesday night at 7 p.m.

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Wilson Middle School presented "Chasing Charming" on Feb. 21. The play had a cast of 35 seventh and eighth graders, and was fantastic! Pictured is Emme Schwabe, Anna Riggins, Madison Porter, Emma Williams and Kelsey Baker.

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Gia Eckhardt, 13, of Coal Valley, is excited to work on some geometry with her tutor!

























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Lauren ____ at Trinity Lutheran Church's LIFE high school youth group, in Moline, makes her mark in the room. The group meets at the church every Wedesday night at 7 p.m.

















 



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  Today is Wednesday, July 30, the 211th day of 2014. There are 154 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: After Sept. 1, every small box of matches will be required to have a 3 cent duty Lincoln stamp on it, and every large box will be one cent for every 100 matches.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Rock Island residents had contributed a total of $1,293 to the American Red Cross for the Johnstown flood relief fund.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Capt. Clark Means, new darkhorse twirler for the ARGUS staff, was in great form in his initial contest as a mound laborer. The result was that THE ARGUS trimmed the Union 6-5.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Hunter and Humprey Moody, young Decatur, Ill, brothers, lack only a few hours of establishing a new world light plane endurance record.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Gates of the 110th annual Mercer County Fair swing open tonight at Aledo for a full week of day and night activity. More that $36,000 will be paid in premiums and race purses.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The baseball field carved out of the cornfield near Dyersville, Iowa, continues to keep dreams alive for hundreds of visitors. Tourists from 26 state and France have visited Dan Lansing's farm to see the baseball diamond seen in the hit movie "Field of Dreams."






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