Corvette wins President’s Choice in car show at BHC

Bettie Truitt sitting in white & orange Corvette, Ron Williams standing next to car holding white dogA 1960 Chevrolet Corvette owned by Ron Williams of Davenport, IA, won the President’s Choice award at the Quad City’s Vintage Rods’ 46th Annual Car Show at Black Hawk College.

Pictured behind the wheel is Dr. Bettie Truitt, president of Black Hawk College.

The show attracted 400 vintage automobiles from the Quad Cities, East Peoria, Sterling, Cedar Rapids, Clinton and Muscatine to the college’s Quad-Cities Campus in Moline.

Gate admissions from the show go to the Quad City’s Vintage Rods scholarship through the Black Hawk College QC Foundation.

Since 1984, the rods club has given more than $73,000 to the BHC QC Foundation and has donated to the college for more consecutive years than any other organization.

College closed for Wednesday January 23 due to inclement weather. All Black Hawk College locations are closed and all classes canceled.