Your Space: March 1, 2014


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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 Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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