Follow Friday night football online

Posted Online: Oct. 04, 2012, 8:38 pm
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Fans can go to for up-to-the-minute scoring from all of the games we're covering. Or, for those on the go, follow the games at Twitter. Reporters will use #qcscores.

Here is the Twitter lineup for Friday night:

Alleman at Moline: SteveTappa_DA

Galesburg at Rock Island: Ness_DA

Quincy at UTHS: DanMak_DA

Geneseo at Sterling: DanTomlin_DA

Orion at Sherrard: Sports_DA

Monmouth-Roseville at Rockridge: ASandoval_DA

Erie-Prophetstown at Kewanee: Sports_DA



Local events heading

  Today is Wednesday, Aug. 20, the 232nd day of 2014. There are 133 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Quite a number of Negroes have lately been brought here by abolition offers returning from the army in violation of the laws of the state.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Miss Tillie Denkmann, of Rock Island, was making plans to accompany a Davenport family on a tour of Europe.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German advance into Belgium was going apparently without serious check. The American ambassador at Berlin published a denial of the charge that Americans had been ill-treated in Germany.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Seventy-two members of Rock Island High School's 1939 graduating class are preparing to enter college — 34 of them at Augustana.
1964 -- 50 years ago: One of the oldest buildings in Milan, which for a number of years has housed the Milan Hotel, will be razed to make way for a modern, two-story office structure.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Some are blaming it on the sudden influx of insects and the extreme humidity. Still others say the invasion was inspired by a recent movie. But whatever the reason, the Quad-Cities is swarming with bats.

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