Lucas ‘Coco Starr’ Burtrum of Rock Island at Pridefest in downtown Davenport, Saturday, June 29, 2019.
Owner of Eugene Skydivers, Urban Moore stands in front of one of the three ‘50s Cessnas his company owns at the Creswell Airport in Oregon, April 17, 2015. At age 65, Moore still skydives multiple times a day during the jump season and teaches new jumpers looking to get their licenses.
Sarah Denaro of Trenton, Illinois, hula hoops outside the Vibe Tent as a crowd sits around her at Summer Camp 2016 in Chillicothe, Illinois, Monday, May 30, 2016. The three-day music festival brings nearly a hundred musical acts to multiple stages for campers to enjoy among a community of artists and entertainers hoping to share good vibes for the weekend.
Building superintendent Bob Bates poses for a photo in the downtown Davenport bank tower, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The then-American Commercial & Savings Bank was completed in 1929 featuring classic Revival-style architecture and 17 floors overall.
St. Ambrose freshman Grace Johanns poses for a photo in the pool at Davenport Central High School, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. Johanns is legally blind and has been swimming competitively since she was in 5th grade.
Painter James of Gibbs Florida selects from his various paints and tools before getting back to work on the carousel horses at Modern Woodmen Park in Davenport, Tuesday, June 13, 2017. The 2007 Bertazzon carousel is being restored before it is fully reassembled from its journey from San Francisco to Davenport. The carousel boasts 32 fiberglass animals ranging from horses and pandas to dolphins and seals.
Tennessee-born recording artist Lolo takes a break from a meet and greet at Wake Brewing in Rock Island to smoke a cigarette, Friday, November 10, 2017.
Bettendorf defensive end Rocky Schoenfelder poses for a photo in the Quad-City Times studio in Davenport, Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018.
North Scott student Collin Costello, 17, feeds a couple of the cows he and his siblings took to show earlier in the year while doing his chores on the family farm in Long Grove, Iowa, Monday, October 9, 2017.
Swimmer of the Year Colton Paulson of Notre Dame High School poses for a photo at the Bradley University pool in Peoria, Saturday, March 19, 2016.
Loise Brown of Cedar Rapids poses for a photograph after the loss of her son Aaron Richardson at her home with her kids, Troy, 17, rear, Karmen, 9, left, Kourtney, 5, left front, and Kyra, 5, right in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Monday, September 7, 2015. According to police 15-year-old Richardson was pronounced dead after a surgery at St. Luke's Hospital.
Rockridge’s Amelia Thomas is this week’s Dispatch/Argus Area Pacesetter. The pitcher/shortstop went 3-for-6 with 2 runs and an RBI in two state games this past weekend as the Rockets finished third in Class 2A, their third state trophy in her four-year varsity career, a run that includes the 2018 state championship.
Torrian Ball poses for a photo in front of Jim's Domino Lounge on 13th Street in East Moline, Wednesday, October 19, 2016. The lounge was where Ball performed for the first time with a simple setup in the corner for a small crowd.
Rock Island senior Brea Beal poses for a photo in the small gym at Rock Island High School, Wednesday, March 13, 2019.
Davenport Chief of Police Paul Sikorski takes questions from members of the media during a brief news conference at the scene of a shooting injuring one man at the Dollar General in Davenport, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018.
David Cohen of Davenport practices his bagpipes on the Davenport riverfront, Wednesday, July 17, 2019.