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Kankakee Valley High School hosts Homecoming carnival | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Homecoming can be a momentous week for high schoolers. From earning a spirit stick, to cheering on their fellow peers at a parade, many ...



Freshman Focus program welcomes Class of 2023 to Kankakee Valley High School  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — We've all experienced a point in life when we need someone to talk to. For freshmen in high school, it can be essential to the success of their.



Kankakee Valley School Board hears presentations | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley School Corporation Board met on Monday, Aug. 26, for a regularly scheduled meeting. Highlights from the meeting ...



New teachers welcomed at local schools | Local  Newsbug.info

DEMOTTE/WHEATFIELD — As the children in the recently area headed back to school, there were many new faces to be found in classrooms and elsewhere.



Update: Indy comedian Ryan Niemiller advances to semi-finals of 'America's Got Talent'  Indianapolis Star

Update: Indianapolis comedian Ryan Niemiller will perform at least one more time on "America's Got Talent." Niemiller learned during Wednesday's episode of ...



227 graduate from Kankakee Valley High School | Events  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — As the main gymnasium at Kankakee Valley High School filled with friends and family, a video played of seniors thanking the many people who ...



Kimberly Lynn Strehler | Local Obituaries | nwitimes.com  nwitimes.com

MICHIGAN CITY, IN - Kimberly Lynn Strehler, age 39, of Michigan City, formerly of Wheatfield, IN passed away Thursday, September 5, 2019 at South Bend ...



Kankakee Valley High school breaks ground for sports complex  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – A ceremonial groundbreaking for the Kankakee Valley High School Corporation athletic field consolidation was held Saturday, Nov. 10 in what ...



Kankakee Valley High School says well done winter athletes  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — In a sure sign that spring is here, the Kankakee Valley winter sports teams and individuals were honored on Tuesday, March 19, for their ...



Kankakee Valley High School Students Of The Month  Newsbug.info

Kankakee Valley High School Students Of The Month. April 2019. Editor's Note: The following is a presentation of the KVHS Students of the Month nominations ...



Kankakee Valley High School announces its all-conference athletes  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley High School Athletic Department recently announced that 20 athletes at KVHS were named to their respective Northwest ...



Kankakee Valley High School May Students Of The Month  Newsbug.info

Business/FACS: Drew Crim. The KVHS Family and Consumer Science department would like to recognize Drew Crim as the May Student of the Month. Drew is ...



KV School Board hires new superintendent | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The highlight of the regularly-scheduled Kankakee Valley School Corporation Board Meeting held on Monday, April 8, was the official hiring of ...



Kankakee Valley High School Cheer team is“superior” at camp  Newsbug.info

SOUTH BEND — The members of the Kankakee Valley Cheer Team attended the National Cheerleading Association Camp held on the St. Mary's College ...



Kankakee Valley High School Class of 2019 receives awards  Newsbug.info

KVHS seniors received numerous awards from Military awards to department awards on the last day of school, Thursday, May 30. All of the classes came to the ...



Kankakee Valley High School chooses Teacher of the Month  Newsbug.info

Lisa Faletto. Kankakee Valley High School / Middle School. Grade: 6-12. Lisa Faletto. FALETTO. Q. What is your approach to teaching? A. I believe it's important ...



Kankakee Valley school board shown new field design  Newsbug.info

The KV School Corp. Board members listened to a presentation on Nov. 26 from Fred Prazeau of Context Design on the new athletic fields at the high school.



KV Dance Team attends camp at home | Sports  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Twelve of the 13 members of the 2019-20 Dance Team at Kankakee Valley High School attended a week-long dance camp taught by the ...



Kankakee Valley's Swart named MVP of North South All-Star Game  Newsbug.info

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Adding to her ever-growing list of awards, Kankakee Valley 2019 graduate Maddie Swart was named the Most Valuable Player of the ...



Kankakee Valley Tracksters celebrate Senior Night | Sports  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The boys and girls of the Kankakee Valley High School Track team waited patiently in the light rain and cold breeze on Thursday, May 9, for the ...



Kankakee Valley FFA holds awards banquet | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley Chapter of the FFA held their annual Awards Banquet on Monday, April 15, in the cafeteria of the high school. Members ...



New teachers abound in KV schools | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

As the children in the area head back to school, there are many new faces to be found in classrooms and elsewhere. The new faces include both teachers and ...



Former Lowell and Kankakee Valley football coach arrested on deception charge  The Times of Northwest Indiana

The former longtime defensive coordinator for Lowell High School's football team, who abruptly resigned as head coach of Kankakee Valley last month before ...



39th Rotary Ramble is another runaway success | Sports  Newsbug.info

DEMOTTE — The 39th Annual DeMotte Rotary Ramble kicked off at 8 a.m. sharp on Saturday, Aug. 10. In just under 16-and-a-half minutes and five kilometers ...



Throwback game in Morocco gym stirs old memories  Newsbug.info

MOROCCO – It was hot, sweaty and crowded in the gym which was hosting its first varsity basketball game since 1967, but for those it attendance, it was step ...



Former KV grad receives PC Sheriff's Medal of Honor  Newsbug.info

VALPARAISO — On Aug. 7, 2019, the Indiana Sheriff's Association honored Porter County Officer Nathan Graf with the Deputy Sheriff Officer of the Year award ...



Kankakee Valley inducts 3 into Baseball Hall of Fame  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Long-time KV Athletic Director and baseball coach Doug Greenlee returned on June 23 to join current coach Doug Nelson in welcoming three ...



Former Kankakee Valley grad receives Porter County Sheriff's Medal of Honor  Newsbug.info

VALPARAISO — On Aug. 7, 2019, the Indiana Sheriff's Association honored Porter County Officer Nathan Graf with the Deputy Sheriff Officer of the Year award ...



Five arrested at Kankakee Valley High School prom  The Times of Northwest Indiana

VALPARAISO — Five people were arrested Saturday night at the Kankakee Valley High School prom held at the Porter County Expo Center.



Kankakee Valley parents demand removal of teacher | News  Newsbug.info

The subject of student safety took a two-headed turn at the KV School Corp. board's regular meeting Monday night, with the board giving its first public ...



Grace Fellowship Church launches new campaign | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — On Saturday, Feb. 23, Grace Fellowship Church hosted “The Big Event” at Kankakee Valley High School in Wheatfield. The event, offered free ...



Kankakee Valley's Sneed is semi-state bound | Sports  Newsbug.info

CROWN POINT – Following in his big brother Randy's footsteps, Kankakee Valley wrestler Aiden Sneed punched his ticket to Semi-State on Saturday, Feb. 2.



Wheatfield woman among meth arrests | Crime  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — Three people were arrested on charges of possession of methamphetamine, and dealing methamphetamine after a traffic stop in Rensselaer.



Wheatfield to have 5K at Sandhill Crane Festival  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Wheatfield Town Council, minus member Jeff Moolenaar, heard a request for a 5K run to be held the morning of the Sandhill Crane ...



The History of the Newton-Jasper County Boy's Sectional Basketball Tournament from 1923-1962  Newsbug.info

I refer to this tournament as the Newton-Jasper County sectional because for some 40 years, this sectional was composed almost exclusively of teams from ...



Former NFL player cooks for KV Football | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — As if the scrimmage to start football season at KV wasn't enough to draw fans by itself, former National Football League player Jared Tomich ...



KV schools will register returning students online | DeMotte News  nwitimes.com

WHEATFIELD | Kankakee Valley School Corp. registration will experience two major changes for the 2012-13 school year.



Football Kougars scrimmage with Boone Grove | Sports  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Coach James Broyles and the Football Kougars got their chance to test themselves against another team last Friday but winning wasn't the ...



Jasper County court news | Local  Newsbug.info

Marriage Licenses: April 4. Barbara Wilgus, 57, of Indianapolis, to David Skinner, 54, of Rensselaer. April 3. Kaylynn Holt, 23, to Brandon Hinson, 29, both of ...



PREP FOOTBALL: First-year Kankakee Valley coach Derek Thompson abruptly resigns  The Times of Northwest Indiana

Derek Thompson and his Kankakee Valley Kougars football team arrived back at the school in a bus last Thursday after team camp. The first-year coach said he ...



Jasper County Arrest Log | Local  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Arrest Log. Wednesday June 12. Tiffany Kay Love Fletcher, 30, of Knox, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for non support of a ...



For first time in half century, old gym will host 'Hoosiers'-style high school basketball game  Chicago Tribune

On Dec. 15, for the first time in more than half a century, this time capsule of a "Hoosiers" gym in Morocco will again host a high school varsity basketball game.



Jasper County Police Log | Crime  Newsbug.info

Monday July 15. Jacob Ray Call, 24, of Wheatfield, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for burglary of a dwelling, arson, residential entry and ...



Wheatfield man in fatal I65 crash | Local  Newsbug.info

Jasper County — Yesterday at approximately 1 p.m., preliminary investigation by Trooper Kurtis Jones revealed a 2008 GMC Sierra was south bound on I-65 at ...



Kougar boys hang on over Hebron | Basketball  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – When you play your neighbors in basketball in Indiana, it is never neighborly. The Kougar Boys' Basketball team needed overtime to hang-on ...



Kougar Klassic Kar Show is always a 'krowd-pleaser'  Newsbug.info

DEMOTTE — The seventh annual Kougar Klassic Car Show had classic cars from near and far and plenty of spectators to ogle them. There were entries ranging ...



DeMotte man arrested for impersonating police | Crime  Newsbug.info

In the early evening hours on Feb. 11, 2019, the Jasper County Sheriff's Office received a report of suspicious activity in the area of C.R. 1100 W. and State Rd.



DeMotte man charged in sexual misconduct case | Crime  Newsbug.info

HEBRON — The Hebron Police Department made an early morning arrest on Aug. 11, bringing in Ryan F. Lucas Jr., 20, of DeMotte on a charge of sexual ...



Griffey awarded Lynn Lary Sakel Award | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — KV Senior Halee Griffey was presented with the Lynn Lary Sakel Government Student of the Year Award for not only being an excellent student ...



'Hidden in Plain Sight' seminar opens eyes | Local  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Jasper County Purdue Extension Office and the Coalition for a Drug-free Jasper County sponsored a seminar for anyone who has children ...



KV Marching Band hosts invitational | News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – The Marching Kougars of Kankakee Valley High School hosted their annual Marching Band Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 12. In a departure ...



Wheatfield girls advance to state tournament | Sports  Newsbug.info

DeMOTTE– For the first time ever in the history of the program, a Wheatfield Little League team has earned the right to represent Indiana Little League District 2 ...



Board of Zoning Appeals tables solar energy request  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — With standing room only, a large crowd gathered to learn more about the planned solar array farm that will affect their lives in Kankakee ...



Cross Country Kougars host Hokum Karem | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – The Kankakee Valley Kougars Cross-Country teams held their annual Hokum Karem Invite on Tuesday, Aug. 14. The course began and ended ...



Down to Business With Gutwein & Risner Insurance Agency, Inc.  Newsbug.info

I recently spoke with Travis Gutwein and Jen Holmes, insurance agent, about the business and the new offices they recently opened.



Indiana State Police clarify differences in Delphi killer sketches  Newsbug.info

DELPHI — The Indiana State Police on Wednesday clarified why there is a vast difference between two composite sketches of the Delphi homicide suspect ...



DeMotte Little League holds first Challenger Game | Local  Newsbug.info

DeMOTTE — DeMotte Little League held its first ever Challenger Division game for differently-abled players last Saturday and the score was smiles for all.



Everyone can recycle in Jasper County | Local  Newsbug.info

DEMOTTE — From newspapers to electronics, the Jasper County Recycling Center on CR 600 West near DeMotte will accept recyclable items 24/7.



KV grad Kreed is a USMC Knockout | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

Wheatfield – Kankakee Valley High School 2016 graduate Kreed Gentz is living his dream and knocking out life. Gentz, son of Stormy and Ernest Gentz, ...



State Board of Education releases annual school grades. Here's how Northwest districts compare.  nwitimes.com

Editor's note: A story in Thursday's edition contained incorrect school grade information based on federal grades. The story should have reflected state grades.



Records fall at KVMS track invite | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — On a blustery day at Kankakee Valley Middle School on Thursday, May 10, records fell left and right for the home team as they hosted their ...



Jasper County REMC awards local students | Local  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — Jasper County Rural Electric Membership Cooperative has once again chosen students from their membership to receive educational ...



Lafayette boy dies on roller-coaster at Indiana Beach  Newsbug.info

MONTICELLO — A 12-year-old boy died Thursday while riding the Hoosier Hurricane ride at Indiana Beach amusement park, officials said.



Jasper County Police Reports | Crime  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Arrest Log. Monday, May 6. Kenneth Lamont Baker, 41, of Chicago, was arrested by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office for probation violation.



Two Lake County teens deaths linked to rural Hebron residence  Newsbug.info

VALPARAISO — Porter County Sheriff's Detectives with the assistance of the Cedar Lake and St. John Police Departments, Porter County Sheriff's and ...



International artists begin street art projects in Rensselaer  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — Five artists from around the world have begun street art project for downtown Rensselaer this week.



New principal's ready for school | News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Kankakee Valley High School has a new principal, Mike Spagna, and he is ready for the new school year to start. He has been one of six ...



Kougar grad Kreed is a USMC knockout | Sports  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – Kankakee Valley High School 2016 graduate Kreed Gentz is living his dream and knocking out life.



Arrest made, charges filed in Newton County murder  Newsbug.info

KENTLAND — An arrest has been and charges filed against Garett K. Kirts of Lafayette for the murder of Nicole Bowen, 30 of West Lafayette, whose body was ...



Crash victim's mother breaks silence | Wheatfield News | nwitimes.com  nwitimes.com

Taylor Cavinder's colorful bedroom — accented by zebra print curtains — remains untouched nearly seven months after her death, said her mother, Diane ...



First Trust Credit Union awards $7K in scholarships  Newsbug.info

First Trust Credit Union is proud to have awarded seven $1000 scholarships to graduating seniors at high schools in LaPorte, Porter and Jasper Counties.



Family: Driver doesn't remember crash | Lake County News  nwitimes.com

WHEATFIELD | Dean Tillema III was lying in an intensive care unit bed with no memory of the fiery crash that claimed the life of two Kankakee Valley High ...



Wheatfield changes Halloween Trick or Treat times | News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Wheatfield Town Council decided to change the usual Trick or Treat hours from 5 to 7 p.m. to 4 to 6 p.m. to follow the hours DeMotte.



Wheatfield: New council officers, Casey's delays, road salting, stop signs  Newsbug.info

The Wheatfield Town Council elected its officers for the 2018 calendar year Thursday night, opting to retain Dean Stalbaum as president on a nomination by ...



State ISTEP scores dip for elementary and high school students compared to last year  nwitimes.com

INDIANAPOLIS — Student performance on the Spring 2018 ISTEP standardized exam dipped slightly for both elementary and high school test takers compared ...



Knights crush Calumet Christian | Sports  Newsbug.info

DEMOTTE – The Covenant Christian Knights made short work of visiting Calumet Christian, crushing them 72 – 50 in a lopsided contest. Junior standout Ben ...



Coroner: Wheatfield woman murdered | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

The Lake County Coroner's Office has determined a Wheatfield woman found dead in a Hobart motel room last week was strangled to death. A suspect had ...



Jasper County Council hires new attorney | News  Newsbug.info

At the Jasper County Council meeting on Dec. 18, the council hired a new attorney following the recent resignation of council attorney Robert Monfort.



Red Cross needs blood donations | News | nwitimes.com  nwitimes.com

With many regular donors delaying giving to take final summer vacations and prepare for school to start, the American Red Cross continues to have an ...



Simply speechless | Sports  News Dispatch

WHEATFIELD — Words were hard to come by after New Prairie's four-game victory over Northwestern in Saturday's Class 3A Kankakee Valley Regional title ...



Communities rise up for a renewable region | The Crusader Newspaper Group  The Chicago Cusader

For decades, NIPSCO has supplied electrical power to the Northwest Indiana communities, but its coal-fired generating plants have also exposed citizens to the ...



Red Cross urgently needs blood donations before summer ends  nwitimes.com

With many regular donors delaying giving to take final summer vacations and prepare for school to start, the American Red Cross continues to have an ...



Yozman trial delayed to prepare deposition | Local  Newsbug.info

The jury trial of Dannae Yozman, formerly known as Dannae Zylstra, has been delayed so that the parties involved may secure witnesses for deposition.



Family: Chesterton High School student who died in tragic crash was a 'guiding light'  The Times of Northwest Indiana

PORTAGE — Even in death, Amera Abu-Hakmeh wanted to leave the world better than how she left it, according to her stepfather, Armando Gomez.



Tillema receives two six-year sentences in fatal crash outside DeMotte  nwitimes.com

RENSSELAER | Events surrounding the May 22 fiery crash that killed two teens were termed a "tragedy of mistakes" by Jasper Circuit Court Judge John Potter.



Teen killed in Portage crash was band member, honor roll student at Chesterton High School  The Times of Northwest Indiana

PORTAGE — Amera Abu-Hakmeh appeared to be the All-American girl.



Manes: DeMotte shop owner has a different angle on business  Chicago Tribune

Carl DeVries is in the process of converting an Army surplus store to an antique store/black box theater/art gallery/coffee shop/head shop.



September is National Library Card Sign-Up Month at JCPL  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Public Library is celebrating National Library Card Sign-up Month throughout September. If you haven't visited your library recently, September is ...



Vote for local student's T-shirt design | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

To vote for Kayla Groen's design go to www.ffa.org. Then go to shop. You will see an icon to 'Vote Now.' A photo of the shirt, identified as designed by a ...



Lowell woman is 'Miss Amazing' in title and personality, too  Chicago Tribune

Samantha Moore said after winning the statewide "Miss Amazing" title in her age group that her favorite part of the pageant was making new friends.



6 vie for Jasper County Fair queen | Community  Newsbug.info

The Jasper County Fair Queen pageant will be held Friday, July 6, at 7 p.m. at the fairgrounds in the West Exhibit Hall, and will feature the Little Miss Jasper.



Local foreign exchange students getting experience of a lifetime  nwitimes.com

Daniel Maring arrived in the United States just five months ago, unsure of the road ahead.



Noblesville Team Wins State HS Pitch Competition  Inside INdiana Business

The state's inaugural high school pitch competition is in the books and a team of students from Noblesville High School has taken the top prize. Educaid, which ...



Judge rejects 2nd plea agreement in child abuse case  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Supreme Court Judge James Ahler stood his ground on Monday, Sept. 29, in the case regarding the abuse of a 5 week-old child that happened ...



Criminal Justice senior values involvement, networking  IU Northwest

“Everything I have learned through my studies and my interpersonal relationships at IU Northwest have led me to the opportunities I have now.” Larissa Dragu.



Sortable Table: 2014 A-F Letter Grades For Every Ind. School  Indiana Public Media

A sortable table of 2014 A-F grades for all Indiana schools.



7th Grade Volleyballers Take Tourney | Sports  Newsbug.info

Wheatfield – The seventh-grade Lady Kougars volleyball team won all of their matches at the Washington Township Invite held Saturday, Sept.14th.



School grades up in Lake County | Lake County News | nwitimes.com  nwitimes.com

Local schools are in step with the majority of schools across the state which received a grade of an A or B for 2014, and several schools showed great ...



Indiana State Board of Education approves school grades  nwitimes.com

Many of the region's public high schools earned an A from the Indiana Department of Education, though some earned lower grades and many of the local middle ...



Disaster in the skies: Flight 4184 | News  Newsbug.info

American Eagle Flight 4184 was enroute from Indianapolis to O'Hare International Airport. The flight was delayed for landing due to bad weather in Chicago, ...



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