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09/29/2014, 11:40 pm EAST MOLINE — Alex Sierra and Connor O'Brien did their best to grab some of the limelight at Monday's Western ...
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09/29/2014, 11:35 pm QUINCY — A Western Big 6 Conference three-peat wasn't in the cards for the Moline girls' golf team on Monday. ...
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09/29/2014, 11:34 pm CAMBRIDGE — If it hopes to challenge for a Lincoln Trail Conference volleyball title, Annawan knows that the road won't ...
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09/29/2014, 9:17 pm Marty Mahieu knew the gesture was done without fanfare, but what Harry Lester did more than 30 years ago is ...
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09/30/2014, 10:24 am When word spread that Andy Adams and Danny DeBacker, both 2011 Orion graduates, were tragically killed in a car accident ...
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09/29/2014, 5:43 pm With an early taste of the upcoming high-school golf postseason happening this week with area conference tournaments, several boys' and ...
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09/29/2014, 5:43 pm Looking to pull off a repeat of last year and score a sweep of Lincoln Trail Conference cross country gold, ...
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09/28/2014, 7:35 pm High school golf begins the postseason drive today, with the Western Big 6 teeing off a week full of conference ...
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  Today is Tuesday, Sept, 30, the 273rd day of 2014. There are 92 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: The ARGUS Boys are very anxious to attend the great Democratic mass meeting tomorrow and we shall therefore, print no paper on the day.
1889 — 125 years ago: H.J. Lowery resigned from his position as manager at the Harper House.
1914 — 100 years ago: Curtis & Simonson was the name of a new legal partnership formed by two younger members of the Rock Island County Bar. Hugh Cyrtis and Devore Simonson..
1939 — 75 years ago: Harry Grell, deputy county clerk was named county recorder to fill the vacancy caused by a resignation.
1964 — 50 years ago: A new world wide reader insurance service program offering around the clock accident protection for Argus subscribers and their families is announced today.
1989 — 25 years ago: Tomato plant and other sensitive greenery may have had a hard time surviving overnight as temperatures neared the freezing point.




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