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Potential threat to Bettendorf High School deemed a prank, police say  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa - A threat made to Bettendorf High School will prompt extra security on November 16. District leaders sent a letter to parents on November ...

Bettendorf High School offers stress relief for students  Quad City Times

Allison Whitaker, a multi-sport athlete, is no stranger to stress.

Bettendorf High School honor roll | Bettendorf |  Quad City Times

Honor Roll. Bettendorf High School. 2018-2019 First Semester. 9th Grade. Highest Honor Roll: Isabelle Appel, Aliya Barnett, Hannah Beintema, Bradley Bodkin, ...

Threat against Bettendorf High School 'not credible,' but school adds police security  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School had at least five police cruisers stationed around its perimeter Friday, after school officials received a message Thursday indicating a ...

No school, no problem: Bettendorf high schoolers have first 'eLearning' days  Quad City Times

Last week's bone-chilling cold snap may have shut down the Quad-Cities, but for Bettendorf High School students, the learning didn't stop just because school ...

Bettendorf High School presents 'Charlie Brown Christmas' | News  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School Theatre Department will present "A Charlie Brown Christmas" at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14 and 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec.

Bettendorf High School presents "A Charlie Brown Christmas"  KWQC-TV6

The story brought to life on stage at Bettendorf High School Dec. 14th and 15th.

Bank robbed in Bettendorf; schools briefly on lockdown  Quad City Times

Two Bettendorf schools were placed on lockdown briefly Thursday morning because of a bank robbery at US Bank.

Food Truck Challenge offers culinary, life lessons for Bettendorf High School students  Quad City Times

In the end, it was the meatball slider sandwich, fitted on Hawaiian-style mini, or sliders buns, that garnered first place.

Bettendorf High hosts 12th annual trebuchet competition | Local News |  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School students will compete with students from Pleasant Valley, North Scott, and Moline High schools in a trebuchet contest Thursday.

Disorderly conduct at Bettendorf High School football game leads to police pursuit  KWQC-TV6

Disorderly conduct at the Bettendorf High School Football game resulted in a police foot pursuit Friday night with two teens facing charges.

Bettendorf associate principal wants to make a difference  Quad-Cities Online

BETTENDORF — Each morning at 7:30 a.m., Kevin Skillett walks through the doors at Bettendorf High School expecting to make a difference.

Teens test drive careers at Bettendorf High School event  Quad City Times

It was all part of Bettendorf High School's college and career readiness program to help young teens learn more about career choices.

Bettendorf voters reject $30 million bond referendum  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa-- Over two-thirds of people voted against the proposed bond referendum in Bettendorf Tuesday, Nov. 11, according to unofficial results ...

Rick's Six: Snow's coming, threat to Bettendorf High, Hawks win, and tree festival  Quad City Times

A good Friday to all. Let's get started with a Hazardous Weather Outlook from the National Weather *Service* and a threat made at Bettendorf High School.

Photos: MAC boys track championship at Bettendorf | High School Track & Field -  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's Darien Porter leads the boys 200-meter dash at the MAC boys championship at Bettendorf High School on Thursday. Porter won in 22.02 seconds.

Bettendorf High School | Local Education |  Quad City Times

BETTENDORF High School has selected these outstanding seniors from its class of 361 students:

Bettendorf STEM Expo open to all families | Local News |  Quad City Times

The annual free Bettendorf STEM Expo will be 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Bettendorf Middle School, 2030 Middle Road, Bettendorf.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK: Oliver Bakeris | Bettendorf |  Quad City Times

Oliver Bakeris.

Bettendorf High School grad part of concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City  Quad City Times

Mackenzie Rice, Bettendorf, got the thrill of a lifetime Easter Sunday along with 242 of her Iowa State University classmates as they performed at world-famous ...

Bettendorf High School students attend assembly showcasing trades  KWQC-TV6

The project is supposed to be finished at the end of Setepmber.

Bettendorf High School Class of 2018 | Bettendorf News |  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School Class of 2018.

Photos: Bettendorf beats Central 61-50 | High School Boys Basketball -  Quad City Times

Fourth ranked Davenport Central traveled to play sixth ranked Bettendorf, Thursday, January 10, 2019, and came up short, losing 61-50 to the Bulldogs.

Bulldogs' Porter, Bell sign with Iowa State, South Dakota  Quad City Times

Darien Porter moved to the Quad-Cities before starting middle school. Carter Bell has been at Bettendorf for just the past three years.

Bettendorf to host parent meeting to discuss Ross College transition plan  Quad City Times

Like many Bettendorf parents, Todd Wade has questions about how the 2019-2020 school year is going to go for his child, a Thomas Jefferson Elementary ...

'We're going to get a ton of backlash': Audio of closed meetings show Bettendorf schools spurned public input  Quad City Times

The parents shouted accusations. They wondered why they “couldn't have a voice.” They questioned why they were learning about major developments in ...

Prolific Bulldogs need to be 'dominant' in trenches  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's football team has no shortage of firepower on its offense.

Parents concerned about plans to move students to Ross College temporarily  Quad City Times

Parents of Bettendorf students who will be attending the new Mark Twain Elementary School peppered three school officials Wednesday, Feb. 20, with questions ...

Bettendorf School District holds bond referendum forums | Local News |  Quad City Times

The Bettendorf Community School District will host two community forums for voters to learn more about the Tuesday, Dec. 11, General Obligation Bond ...

Bettendorf native back in Q-C to lead Junior Theatre show  Quad City Times

DAVENPORT — Bettendorf native Ashley Becher knows the value that children's theater can offer everyone involved, and she and her husband, Bobby, are ...

Brownson steps up, sparks Bulldogs to regional final  Quad City Times

Allie Brownson provided the Bettendorf girls basketball team with a needed jumpstart Saturday night.

Get to know Joy Kelly, interim principal at Bettendorf High School  Quad City Times

When the bell rings at Bettendorf High School, Joy Kelly is on the move.

Who's news: Paul Castro | Local News |  Quad City Times

Paul Castro, of Bettendorf, has been inducted into the Palomar College Hall of Fame in San Marcos, California.

Stone's IM win leads Bulldogs past Maroons | High School Swimming -  Quad City Times

Alex Stone heard about Moline's Peter Son through mutual friends.

Bulldogs trip up Lancers to qualify for state duals  Quad City Times

As Luke Jefferson was clinging to a lead in the third period of his bout Wednesday night, the Bettendorf fans started chanting his name.

“42nd Annual High School Art Invitational,” through May 2  River Cities Reader

Works by dozens of the area's most gifted young artists are currently on display at Rock Island's Quad City Arts Center Gallery, with the 42nd Annual High School ...

Bettendorf begins construction on new Mark Twain Elementary School  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF -. Kids are cheering a lot at Mark Twain Elementary School on Thursday, October 4. That's because they'll be the final students in the current ...

It's Easter egg hunt time in Bettendorf  Quad City Times

Alana Farrey, 11, of Bettendorf, leads a line of children downstairs before the Easter EGGstravaganza hosted by Hope Church at Bettendorf High School, ...

Inside Iowa high school star D.J. Carton's life as a five-star basketball recruit

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. — Dale Carton stands by the bleachers in the Rock Island FIeldhouse, having just watched his son, five-star point guard D.J. Carton, put on a ...

Experts: Bettendorf High School's HVAC system at risk  Quad City Times

While the new Grant Wood Elementary School is being built in Bettendorf, attention has turned to an aging mechanical system that needs to be replaced at ...

Spartans down rival Bulldogs, stay in touch with first-place Knights  Quad City Times

For a Tuesday night in late September, this was a pivotal match for Pleasant Valley's volleyball team.

Bettendorf teen with autism helps classmate having seizure  KWQC-TV6

BETTENDORF, Iowa (KWQC) – Students on the special needs bus were ready to head home on Monday when one teen started seizing. “I was scared but I said ...

Photos: Bettendorf at Davenport Central Football | Bettendorf High School  Quad City Times

Davenport Central hosted Bettendorf at Brady Street Stadium, Thursday, October 18, 2018, and was handed a loss by the Bulldogs 28-7. Bettendorf now enters ...

Who's in the news in Bettendorf, LeClaire and Pleasant Valley  Quad City Times

Riverside girl takes on Kid Captain duties. On Saturday, Sept. 15, Quinn Stumpf, 6, of Riverside, took the field as the Kid Captain with the Iowa Hawkeyes football ...

Photos: Assumption at Bettendorf Boys Basketball | Basketball  Quad City Times

Bettendorf hosted Davenport Assumption in a MAC showdown, Friday, January 4, 2019, and the Bulldogs emerged the victors 63-50.

Updated: Bettendorf High School lockdown is lifted | Local News  Quad City Times

UPDATE: Bettendorf High School, in consultation with the Bettendorf Police Department, has completely lifted the lockdown provisions in place this afternoon.

Salute to Sports 2019 video | Quad Cities High School Sports  Quad City Times

Here is the highlight video played Sunday afternoon at the Quad-City Times' 38th annual Salute to Sports show at Bettendorf High School's Performing Arts ...

Photos: Assumption volleyball defeats Bettendorf in four | High School Volleyball -  Quad City Times

Assumption's Lea Nelson (4) hits the ball over the net as Bettendorf's Breanna VerMeer (12) tries to block it during the second set of their match Tuesday night at ...

Bettendorf High School graduates | Bettendorf News |  Quad City Times

The following students are graduates of the Bettendorf High School Class of 2017:

Carton, Hilmer share Mr. Basketball honor | High School Boys Basketball -  Quad City Times

DES MOINES — D.J. Carton is an athletic five-star prospect who powered Bettendorf to the top of the Class 4A state rankings and a 21-win season.

Bettendorf couple plans winery, events center for former Olathea Golf Course  Quad City Times

A young couple from Bettendorf wants to rezone 13.3 acres of the former Olathea Golf Course in rural LeClaire to plant a vineyard and build a winery with tasting ...

Photos: Class 2A Boys District Tennis | High School Tennis -  Quad City Times

Check out pictures of the Iowa Class 2A boys district tennis tournament, Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at Bettendorf High School.

Painful night for Hounds  Burlington Hawk Eye

Burlington High School's kickoff receiving team took the field 11 times at Bracewell Stadium Friday night, and 11 times there was nothing to receive.

Bettendorf School Board votes to close Thomas Jefferson Elementary  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa-- The Bettendorf Community School District unanimously voted in favor of a plan to close Thomas Jefferson Elementary School during its ...

Spotlight on 'A Quiet Place,' written by Bettendorf natives  Quad City Times

Bettendorf-born filmmakers Scott Beck and Bryan Woods had anything but a quiet year. The Quad-City natives were in the spotlight in 2018 as the blockbuster ...

Bettendorf school district holds forum to explain $30M bond election.  Quad City Times

Jake Nicholson of Bettendorf has no children in the school district — yet.

Who's in the news? Jacqueline Blaum | Local News |  Quad City Times

Jacqueline Blaum of Bettendorf is one of four Iowa State University students to receive Goldwater Scholarships, the nation's premier undergraduate scholarship ...

Hurts Donut to open Bettendorf location  KWQC-TV6

BETTENDORF, Iowa (KWQC) – Hurts Donut Company will open its first Quad City location just south of I-80 near the TBK Bank Sports Complex in Bettendorf.

Photos: Bettendorf boys soccer finishes second in 3A state championship  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's Blake Rollinger (2) hugs assistant coach Dave Gamble as teammates Zach Elias (18) and Joey Parker (12) walk to the sideline after losing their 3A ...

Rick's Six: Our coldest day, most schools closed, and so cold his whiskey froze  Quad City Times

A good Thursday to all. While the National Weather *Service* isn't ready to call it official yet, congratulations you have survived the coldest day ever in the ...

Nothing is 'Quiet' about the lives of filmmakers from Bettendorf  Quad City Times

The lives of two Bettendorf High School filmmakers have been anything but quiet for the past year — and the buzz is getting louder for their new movie “A Quiet.

Q-C's past, present stars showcased at Salute to Sports  Quad City Times

There will be no shortage of athletic prowess inside the Bettendorf High School Performing Arts Center on Sunday afternoon at the 38th annual Quad-City Times ...

Bulldogs open season with win over North | High School Volleyball -  Quad City Times

The Bettendorf volleyball team comes into the 2018 season in a unique position.

High school art invitational winners announced | Local News  Quad City Times

Quad-City Arts has announced the winners of the 42nd annual High School Art Invitational and presented cash prizes to area high school students and teachers ...

Planetarium has students, community seeing stars | Bettendorf News  Quad City Times

Now more than ever, Bettendorf students are seeing stars … among other images at the Donald A. Schaefer Planetarium at Bettendorf High School.

Bettendorf show choir surrounds issue of mental health  Quad-Cities Online

Last February, Andrea Cooper had little idea how timely and meaningful the songs she picked for Surround Sound, Bettendorf High's varsity show choir, would ...

Construction on new Mark Twain Elementary School set to begin  WQAD Moline

Construction on the new $16.5 million building is expected to wrap up in November 2019.

A rare double-grand Pleyel piano finds home at Bettendorf church  WQAD Moline

BETTENDORF, Iowa – One of the most unique pianos in the world is now here in the Quad Cities. A Pleyel double-grand piano is now home at Asbury Methodist ...

Joy Kelly named Bettendorf HS principal | Local  Quad-Cities Online

BETTENDORF -- Joy Kelly has been selected to serve as Bettendorf High School interim principal for the 2016-2017 school year, the district announced in a ...

Assumption mat trio golden | High School Wrestling -  Quad City Times

Kole Kreinbring, Julien Broderson and Seth Adrian all saw the same thing at Bettendorf High School.

Flood of 1969 | Ask the Times |  Quad City Times

On Saturday, April 26, 1969, the Mississippi River crested at 19.3 feet in the Quad-Cities.

Even-keeled Burke serves as catalyst for talent-rich Spartans  Quad City Times

His facial expression rarely changes. Whether Kevin Burke is swimming in a conference dual meet on a Thursday night or for a district or state championship on ...

Photos: Bettendorf Show Choir Invitational 2017 | News |  Quad City Times

Musicians, singers and dancers perform at the Bettendorf Show Choir Invitational 2017 at Bettendorf High School in Bettendorf, Iowa Saturday February 4, 2017.

Ickes: Did BHS principal Casas do anything wrong?  Quad City Times

High School Principal Jimmy Casas fired a warning shot across Bettendorf's bow.

Quad-City Sports Hall of Fame: Olson grew to thrive with Bulldogs, Cyclones  Quad City Times

Sometimes, the things Jayme Olson hears in the halls at Bettendorf Middle School sound too familiar.

Iowa boys track and field outlook: Individuals, teams to watch  Quad City Times

Eric Campie, sr., Camanche: Out for track for the first time, the sprinter had quite a performance last week at the River Valley Conference Indoor meet. He won ...

Photos: Bettendorf boys soccer defeats Ankeny to advance to state final  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's Brant Mueller (26) celebrates after scoring the winning goal for a 4-3 win in overtime against Ankeny in their 3A semifinal match at James C. Cownie ...

Bettendorf neighbors express concern for future of Thomas Jefferson Elementary  Quad City Times

Neighbors of the Thomas Jefferson Elementary School neighborhood in Bettendorf and other community members voiced concerns about the future of the ...

Mark Twain groundbreaking set for October 4th  WQAD Moline

Bettendorf, IA, – The Bettendorf Community School District is hosting a public groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, October, 4 to commemorate the beginning ...

Student Big Table participants develop ideas to improve the Quad-Cities  Quad City Times

A Pleasant Valley sophomore was the picture of enthusiasm while he shared his ideas Thursday with dozens of other high-school students.

Website ranks Bettendorf, PV among Iowa's best school districts  Quad City Times

The website Niche has included Bettendorf and Pleasant Valley schools on its list of top school districts in Iowa.

Buoyed by humbleness and integrity, Iowa State commit Darien Porter looks to chase down greatness  Des Moines Register

Porter has quickly become one of the state's elite prospects. His high-character approach has carried him the whole way.

Introducing the Des Moines Register’s 2018 All-Iowa football teams  Des Moines Register

The Des Moines Register's All-Iowa football teams have arrived, featuring the best players in each class, from Class 4A down to Eight-Player. The 2018 Elite ...

Bettendorf to pay $50,000 to outgoing principal Jimmy Casas | Local Education  Quad City Times

Bettendorf schools will pay its outgoing high school principal $50000 after he accepted a job as an educational consultant in New York state, according to an ...

PV Staver's love for swimming outweighs challenges | High School Swimming -  Quad City Times

Frank DeMaria calls Libby Staver an aerobic machine.

THROWBACK THURSDAY: A look back at prep sports from 10 years ago this week  Quad City Times

Rock Island's Victor Jones jumps for a rebound as Morton's Will Headean watches Friday during the Illinois Class 3A sectional final at Rock Island Fieldhouse.

Bettendorf principal scrutinized in district re-audit | Local Education  Quad City Times

A state report issued Thursday outlines several problems with Bettendorf Community School District policies and procedures and notes a potential conflict of ...

Craig set the standard for Q-C running backs  Quad City Times

Fred Harris has been coaching football in the Quad-Cities for about four decades and he has seen a lot of high-octane, high-stepping, high-profile running backs ...

22 Iowa athletes nominated for 2019 McDonald's All American Games

Des Moines (KWWL) — More than 800 students across the country were honored this week, when the 2019 McDonald's All American Games nomination list ...

PHOTOS: 200 from 2018 | Local News |  Quad City Times

200 images from 2018 by Quad-City Times Photographer Kevin E. Schmidt.

Bettendorf schools switch technology, puts used iPads up for sale  Quad City Times

Pat Bereskin had a plan: She, her husband and friends would head over to Bettendorf High School early Wednesday and buy 12 iPads at a deep discount.

Baer dreamed of NCAA tournament long before arriving at Iowa  Quad City Times

IOWA CITY — Nicholas Baer is the only player on the University of Iowa basketball team who ever has played in the NCAA Tournament.

Photos: Bettendorf boys soccer defeats Iowa City High in 3A state quarterfinal  Quad City Times

Bettendorf's Dawson Gamble (14) celebrates his goal during the second half of a 3A quarterfinal match at James C. Cownie Soccer Complex in Des Moines on ...

Salutes | Bettendorf News |  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School honors Student Spotlight recipients.

Students and teachers share in the love of PRIDE  Quad City Times

Bettendorf High School science teacher Katie Hansen remembers the initial pushback from students when the school first floated the idea of PRIDE time.

Rick's Six: Warming up, search for missing loved ones, erosion repair begins, and dogs with jobs  Quad City Times

A good Monday to all. Today is Tax Day. Have you filed your tax return yet? Time is running out. Here are the weather details from the National Weather *Service*.

Josie Herbst returns to Bettendorf with Iowa State volleyball  KWQC-TV6

The former Bulldog volleyball star played for Iowa State against Illinois in a spring match at Bettendorf.

Bettendorf School District sells property to California-based church  Quad City Times

The Bettendorf School Board, at a special meeting Thursday night, approved the sale of Lot 3 of the former Bettendorf High School second addition to the ...

LOOK AHEAD: The week ahead | News |  Quad City Times

Schools: Across the Quad-Cities -- and the country -- the deadline for college-bound high schoolers has ceased to creep. Wednesday is National College ...

Rick's Six: Yea, nay on school votes, stealing your identity, Hy-Vee opens convenience store, and gang member arrested  Quad City Times

A good Wednesday to all. For most of us it will be a pretty decent day. For those living in the extreme north of the Quad-City region it will be.

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