As the budget cuts continue around the Moline School Board, leaders in the board have noticed shortfalls in the city’s revenue, causing shortfalls in the board’s own budget. The shortfall in money in the city is due in part to businesses around the area not paying property taxes, namely Elliott Aviation. Elliott Aviation does not [...]
CCR. Uttered by a teacher, this acronym can dampen the spirits of any MHS classroom. While many of us students see “College and Career Readiness” as just a thirty minute period of gazing through the nearest window, advocates of the program claim that it is a way of fostering higher academic and behavioral standards. Before [...]
Tiffany Fields Tensions continue to rise between North and South Korea as South Korea swears in it’s new leader, female president Park Geun-hye – the first female president the country has had. Park, according to a New York Times news report, has promised economic revival of the country and a demand for North Korea to [...]
March hit, and the usual buzz of March Madness was as audible as ever throughout the halls of Moline. Students and adults alike filled out brackets as everyone forged their own plans for the tournament on the NCAA hierarchy. Both amazing and crazy occurrences have been known to happen in this annual tournament, but no [...]
By: Tiffany Fields In October 2012, the beloved substitute teacher Mr. Eckert was caught in an unfortunate situation and arrested for burglary of a Rock Island home. Early February, Mr. Eckert plead guilty for the burglary and avoided a trial for the case. For the plea, according to a news report by WQAD, he faces [...]
As the budget cuts continue around the Moline School Board, leaders in the board have...
Tiffany Fields Tensions continue to rise between North and South Korea as South Korea swears...