Category Archives: Iowa

Falcons top Van Buren, 77-47

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West Burlington’s Reece Richards (42) is fouled by Van Buren’s Brycen Starnes (15) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.
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West Burlington’s Cole Williams shoots against Van Buren Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.
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West Burlington’s Darian Johnson (24) shoots a three over Van Buren’s Clay Neeley (10) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.
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West Burlington’s Jonah Marlow (10) takes it to the basket around Van Buren’s Caleb Johnson (24) and Brycen Starnes (15) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.
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West Burlington’s Colton Sherwood (1) shoots over Van Buren’s Mason McDonough (44) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.
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West Burlington’s Marvion Jackson (35) drives around Van Buren’s Mason McDonough (44) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.
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West Burlington’s Tanner Snodgrass (0) shoots over Van Buren’s Mason McDonough (44) Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.
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West Burlington’s Kendell Baker (11) shoots a three against Van Buren Tuesday night in West Burlington. West Burlington defeated Van Buren 77-47.

Van Buren downs WB, 62-40

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West Burlington’s Alexis Davis has her shot blocked by Van Buren’s Taryn Scheuermann Tuesday night in West Burlington. Van Buren defeated West Burlington, 62-40.
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West Burlington’s Sydney Marlow takes it to the basket against Van Buren Tuesday night in West Burlington. Van Buren defeated West Burlington, 62-40.
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2 ½ year old Lincoln Freeman of Burlington takes advantage of the empty gym floor during halftime Tuesday night in West Burlington.
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West Burlington’s Annaka Harris (2) takes a shot against Van Buren Tuesday night in West Burlington. Van Buren defeated West Burlington, 62-40.
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West Burlington’s Leah Collier (12) drives past Van Buren’s Taryn Scheuermann (25) Tuesday night in West Burlington. Van Buren defeated West Burlington, 62-40.
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West Burlington’s Iliyah Moore (23) goes to the basket against Van Buren Tuesday night in West Burlington. Van Buren defeated West Burlington, 62-40.

Burlington Notre Dame music teacher may lose license over ‘inappropriate relationship’ with student

Click here: In January of 2018, a complaint was filed against Scott D. Teater, a teacher from Notre Dame Jr. – Sr. High School, according to a hearing notice from the Board of Educational Examiners of the State of Iowa. Teater was charged with “soliciting or encouraging a romantic or otherwise inappropriate relationship with a student,” according to the hearing notice.

How gun-free zones invite mass shootings

Click here: Of the 97 countries where we identified mass public shootings, the U.S. ranks 64th per capita in its rate of attacks and 65th in fatalities. Major European countries, such as Norway, Finland, France, Switzerland and Russia, all have at least 25 percent higher per capita murder rates from mass public shootings.While Americans are rightly concerned by the increased frequency and severity of mass public shootings, the rest of the world is experiencing much larger increases in per capita rates of attack. The frequency of foreign mass public shootings since 1998 has grown 291 percent faster than in the U.S.
-John R. Lott Jr., president of the Crime Prevention Research Center