LOCAL FOOTBALL SCORING UPDATES PRESENTED BY THE HUNGRY HOBO:

Funerals today, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013


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Posted Online: Feb. 12, 2013, 5:05 pm
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Besse, Mildred Jean "Millie" Parker, 87, Erie; 11 a.m., Gibson-Bode, Erie.
Girot, Timothy "Tim" A., 52, East Moline; 11 a.m., Van Hoe, East Moline.
Johnson, Marilee J., 65, Moline; noon, Coal Valley Church of the Nazarene.
Newsom, Connie Jo, 61, Goose Lake, Iowa; 11 a.m., Pape, Clinton, Iowa.
Rumans, William Warren, 92, Davenport; 10 a.m., Rock Island National Cemetery (meet 9:30 a.m., Runge, Davenport).
Way, Lorena L. "Lori," 44, Coal Valley; 1 p.m., Trimble, Coal Valley.



















 



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1864 -- 150 years ago: Recruits can get $500 by enlisting now. Lt Jobe has a recruiting office on Illinois Street.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Superintendent Schnitger formally inaugurated the Rock Island and Davenport Railway Line of the Holmes system by putting on four cars to start.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Wires of the defunct Union Electric Co. are being removed by city electricians.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The Bishop Hill softball team won the championship in WHB"S Mississippi Valley tournament at Douglas Park.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A boom in apartment construction has hit Rock Island, with approximately 300 units either in or near the construction stage or due for an early rezoning decision.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Members of the Bi-State Metropolitan Planning Commission are hoping to revive their push for a new $70 million four-lane bridge spanning the Mississippi River.






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