Monday Nov 25
WHBF-TV Rock Island
IA Connection to Anne Frank
A little known tale of two pen pals in the 1940s, and how their story is still inspiring kids in one small Iowa town today.
Seeking a new consensus
Time is running out to get a farm bill passed this year, and the lack of resolution is as frustrating to Rep. Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa, ... John Lovretta/The Hawk Eye Congressman Dave Loebsack, right, listens to Leroy Lippert of Danville, right, while Rob Mohr of Yarmouth, center, watches Monday during a stop on his weeklong Investing in Iowa's Rural ... (more)
Peterson struts her stuff
Last Tuesday, 13-year-old Emily Peterson was running against middle school athletes and she won the two-mile cross country race.
Hackey House students craft goods for community
The students, all members of the Danville High School's transition program, got to show off their handiwork to family and friends at their open house, held Oct. 2 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The open house "gives the community a chance to see what they can do," said Andrea Stine, a life skills teacher with the school district.
Emergency personnel get schooled
About a dozen firefighters used the jaws of life to cut through the top of a tipped-over school bus Wednesday evening, but no one ... Brenna Norman/The Hawk Eye Danville firefighter Ben Heckart uses the jaws of life to make an opening at the rear of an overturned bus during a training exercise for the Danville Fire Department Wednesday at Danville ... (more)