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07/29/2014, 7:17 pm Announcers and scorekeepers are needed for the upcoming NAFA Major World Series fastpitch tournament, to be held at Green Valley ...
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07/29/2014, 7:16 pm Matt Duffy, who scored a career-high 11 goals last season to tie for seventh among Central Hockey League defensemen, is ...
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07/29/2014, 7:14 pm Monmouth senior sprinter Lacey Hainline was named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division ...
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07/29/2014, 6:11 pm Fishing is one of the most popular outdoor recreational activities in the U.S,. annually attracting 33.1 million individuals 16 and ...
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07/28/2014, 11:29 pm The Milan Aces 18-under fastpitch softball team won their third national title in Panama City Beach, Fla. Team members are, ...
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07/28/2014, 11:26 pm CHICAGO (AP) — Tsuyoshi Wada earned his first big league win, pitching seven strong innings Monday night as the Chicago ...
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07/28/2014, 9:36 pm Results: The Quad Cities River Bandits completed their first sweep ever over the Bowling Green Hot Rods, finishing off the ...
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07/28/2014, 7:39 pm The Rock Island County Orcas Swim Club qualified 25 swimmers for the Summer 2014 Illinois Swimming Championship Season. Pictured in ...
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07/28/2014, 8:44 pm EAST MOLINE — It has been a tough go of it for Quad-Cities auto racing's Milo Veloz in 2014 as ...
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07/28/2014, 6:29 pm It is that time of year when you are watching television and see the back-to-school commercials, which means fall is ...
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07/28/2014, 5:39 pm Jake Barr, a standout athlete from Moline, has decided to continue his education and running career at Augustana. He will ...
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07/28/2014, 5:30 pm The Big Ten Conference announced on Monday its fourth annual football Players to Watch list, with 10 players earning preseason ...
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07/28/2014, 5:22 pm LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge ruled against Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling on Monday in his attempt to ...
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07/27/2014, 11:02 pm COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and ...
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07/27/2014, 11:02 pm CHICAGO (AP) — When St. Louis Cardinals Mike Matheny visited the mound with two out and two on in the ...
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07/27/2014, 7:33 pm EAST MOLINE – A breezy day on the golf course can be trouble for a lot of people. For ...
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07/27/2014, 6:32 pm Result: The Quad Cities River Bandits won the first of two straight day games in Bowling Green, defeated the Hot ...
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07/27/2014, 6:31 pm According to the Susan G. Komen Website, it is estimated that a woman, a family and a community are touched ...
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07/27/2014, 6:26 pm 1. "PV stripped of state girls' track title": The Pleasant Valley girls' track team had its state championship away for ...
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07/26/2014, 10:44 pm Aaron Krueger, a former Fulton prep who is now head PGA Professional at Wakonda Club in Des Moines, will be ...
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07/26/2014, 10:44 pm EAST MOLINE – Adam White caught fire on the back nine at the Short Hills Country Club layout on Saturday ...
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07/26/2014, 10:23 pm Result:The Quad Cities River Bandits beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods 9-2 Saturday night in Class A Midwest League action ...
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07/26/2014, 9:35 pm DAVENPORT -- Sometimes running by yourself out front and having complete control of a seven-mile road race can make for ...
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07/27/2014, 4:54 pm DAVENPORT -- Kathy Schmitt showed on Saturday that age doesn't matter. The 62-year-old Bettendorf resident also proved that a ...
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07/26/2014, 9:35 pm DAVENPORT -- Charlie Paul felt honored to reclaim the Gregg Newell Trophy at the Bix 7 road race Saturday morning. ...
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07/26/2014, 8:21 pm FARGO, N.D. -- Adarios Jones, who graduated from Moline in May, won another national wrestling championship on Saturday afternoon, capturing ...
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07/26/2014, 8:03 pm ROCK ISLAND -- Brian Rangel had a "passion" about baseball and "dreams" that the sport could reach new heights in ...
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07/26/2014, 8:03 pm DAVENPORT -- Sean Quigley and Christo Landry waged quite a battle Saturday morning as the 40th Quad City Times Bix ...
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07/26/2014, 7:26 pm EAST MOLINE -- When Todd Malmstrom transitioned from go-karts to dirt late model cars, he never thought he was going ...
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07/26/2014, 7:26 pm QC Driver's Spotlight Car: No. 75M, Mach 1 chassis, Mustang GT IMCA Late Model Hometown: Silvis Age: 46 Career: ...
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  Today is Tuesday, July 29, the 210th day of 2014. There are 155 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Col. H.F. Sickless informs us that there will be new organization of troops in this state under the call for more men.
1889 -- 125 years ago: James Normoyle arrived home after graduating from West Point with honors in the class of 1889. He was to report to Fort Brady, Mich., as second lieutenant in the 23rd Infantry.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Austria Hungary declared war on Serbia. Germany and Austria refused an invitation of Sir Edward Grey to join Great Britain at a mediation conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Dr. William Mayo, the last of the three famous Mayo brother surgeons, died at the age of 78.
1964 -- 50 years ago: One of the biggest horse shows of the season was held yesterday at Hillandale Arena on Knoxville Road under the sponsorship of the Illowa Horsemen's Club.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Davenport is like a gigantic carnival this weekend with the Bix Arts Fest taking over 12 square blocks of the downtown area. A festive atmosphere prevailed Friday as thousands of people turned out to sample what the Arts Fest has to offer.








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