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GMQC visits Orion High School for Week 1 Pre-Game Pep Rally

August 18, 2017 by

WQAD.comORION, Illinois- The Good Morning Quad Cities crew is excited to announce its week one school for The Score Pre-Game Pep Rally. Friday, August 25, we'll be heading to Orion High School, home of the Chargers. They'll take on Spring Valley Hall at 7:30 ...

Caring is Creepy 2019: Have a Seat, Logan Lee

June 25, 2017 by Go Iowa Awesome

Go Iowa AwesomeOf course, in recruiting, an offer sheet can say more than a star ranking and in that regard, Lee looks very impressive -- he chose Iowa over offers from Michigan, Michigan State, Ole Miss, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, Missouri, and Northwestern ...

Donald W. Grundstrom

May 29, 2017 by Quad City Times

Quad City TimesHe was educated in one-room school houses in rural Taylor Ridge and Orion. Don attended Orion High School graduating in 1940 with honors and played as a starter for the 1939-1940 Orion High School, Illinois State Champion football team for which he ...

Orion High School honors 2017 graduates

May 21, 2017 by Quad-Cities Online

Quad-Cities OnlineAshley Norton gets assistance with her gown from staff member Michelle Amador before the graduation ceremony at Orion High School on May 21, 2017. Lisa Hammer, correspondent. Orion High School honors 2017 graduates. Buy Now. Orion High School ...

Orion elementary kids look to graduates as role models

May 19, 2017 by

WQAD.comORION, Illinois-- It's the simple lessons today that help prepare these third graders for tomorrow. But some lessons don't translate well on paper. Some you have to see to believe. "I really want to do this when we're in high school. It's going to be ...

Mercer County holds off Orion's 'Magnificent 7' for sectional track victory

May 11, 2017 by Quad-Cities Online

Quad-Cities OnlineMercer County's Kenzie Baker (center) sprints down the home stretch while competing in the 4x100 meter relay at the Class 1A Orion Girls Track Sectional May 11, 2017, at Orion High School in Orion. (Photo by Brian Achenbach /

Local teen named Patrick turns 17 on 3-17-2017

March 17, 2017 by

WQAD.comORION, Illinois- Patrick Smutzer is celebrating St. Patrick's Day and his birthday today, turning 17 on March 17, 2017. It's like a golden ... Patrick, a junior at Orion High School, says he's used to combining his birthday with the holiday. He says he ...

Iowa Junior Day, Offer Excite '19 IL TE Logan Lee

March 8, 2017 by Hawkeye Nation

Hawkeye NationThe Orion (IL) High sophomore understands that's the Hawkeyes' foundation. “It impresses me how ... Assistant Reese Morgan talked with Orion coach Chip Filler about his standout 10-grader during a January visit to the western Illinois school. “Coach ...

Illinois state storylines: 21 QC area wrestlers get golden opportunity beginning Thursday

February 15, 2017 by Quad City Times

Quad City TimesOrion's James Schnerre wrestles Kewanee's Lewis Robinson in the 145-pound championship bout at the Bob Mitton Invitational earlier this season. Schnerre is one of four Orion wrestlers headed to the state tournament this weekend in Champaign.

On the road: Maple Street Grille is a 'destination place' in Orion

January 11, 2017 by Quad City Times

Quad City TimesHusband and wife team JR and Michelle Greenwood have owned Maple Street Grille in Orion, Illinois, since October 2015. Amanda ... Michelle, a teacher at Rock Island High School, works at Maple Street Grille on nights, on weekends and during breaks.

No mountain too high for Heath: Former Dragons' star imparts will to campers

July 7, 2016 by Lake Orion Review

Lake Orion ReviewThat's another story. Heath, 25, is the pride of Lake Orion High School's football program. On Thursday, Heath gave back, holding a football camp for youth through high school players. When Heath was their age, he wouldn't have been tagged as a can't miss.

Rock Island High School junior found dead at resort pool in Orion, Illinois

May 31, 2016 by

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Rock Island High student drowns at Orion resort

May 29, 2016 by Quad City Times

Quad City Times... High School, where he was active in track, cross country, German Club, marching band, jazz band and symphonic band. He also was involved with ROTC and had enlisted in the U.S. Army Reserve. Orion Fire/EMS, Genesis Ambulance, Illinois State Police, ...

Orion High School honors its 2016 graduates

May 22, 2016 by Quad-Cities Online

Quad-Cities OnlineOrion graduate Skylar Atwell hugs junior Theo Daggett following the conclusion of the Class of 2016 graduation ceremony Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Orion High School. "It's been a ride," Atwell said. "I feel really emotional and I'm going to miss a lot of ...

Orion Martin and Ellie Hong Claim CCIW Swimmer of the Year Honors

April 14, 2016 by Swimming World Magazine

Swimming World MagazineNAPERVILLE, Ill. – Rose-Hulman's Orion Martin and Ellie Hong were the recipients of the 2016 College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) Swimmer of the Year awards as announced by the CCIW on Wednesday. For Martin, a senior physics ...

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