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“King Thomas” rules Mr. Teen UT

Posted by on April 7, 2017 with 0 Comments

An enthusiastic crowd filled the UTHS auditorium Thursday night to watch Homecoming King Thomas McGehee add another title to his his reign–Mr. Teen UT. After notching wins in both the swimwear and talent contest, Thomas was not only “Mr. Baywatch” and “Most Talented,” but won the overall title of “Mr. Teen UT,” also.  Crowned by […]

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Juniors statewide take ACT

Posted by on April 6, 2017 with 0 Comments
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Eighth-grade students introduced to UTHS

Posted by on February 16, 2017 with 0 Comments
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First ever PIR speech event heads to state

Posted by on February 16, 2017 with 0 Comments
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Bowlers roll to State

Posted by on February 16, 2017 with 0 Comments
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Speech team hits next level

Posted by on February 10, 2017 with 0 Comments
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Last chance to see original student plays

Posted by on February 3, 2017 with 0 Comments

Just Listen: An Evening of Ten-Minute Plays has a final performance this coming Sunday, February 5, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. in the UTHS auditorium. The afternoon will be composed of seven individual plays, all around ten minutes, written, performed, and directed by UT students. “It is a dream to see my work become reality, so I […]

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Musicians make UT All-State history

Posted by on January 31, 2017 with 0 Comments

Four UTHS students earned the privilege of performing at this past weekend’s All-State music concert in Peoria. Representing UTHS were Kyle Jecks (fifth chair trumpet in jazz band), Hannah Johnson (fourth chair French horn in the honor band), Lauren Larson (first chair piccolo in the honor band) and Alex Verschoore (eleventh chair trumpet in the concert band). […]

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Chili supper raises funds for special needs playground

Posted by on January 31, 2017 with 0 Comments

by A.J. Evans On Friday, February 3rd 2017, from 4:30 to 7:30 pm in the cafeteria, the Interact Club will be hosting its annual Chili Supper before the United Township/Moline basketball game. Tickets will be five dollars per person which will include a bowl of chili, chili dog (or hot dog), dessert, and a beverage. […]

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16-17 second quarter JD awards announced

Posted by on January 11, 2017 with 0 Comments

On Tuesday, January 10, 2017, the John Deere Harvester Works and United Township High School Partners in Education program honored the second quarter winners of the special recognition award.  The event was held in the library to accommodate the students, family members, and teachers who gathered to celebrate the accomplishments of the award winners. Winners […]

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