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Two KV students receive Next Generation Hoosier Educators scholarships  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Two Kankakee Valley seniors were awarded a competitive scholarship to take up teaching in the state of Indiana. The Next Generation Hoosier ...



KV baseball to hold golf outing | Sports  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley High School Baseball Program will be holding their 17th annual Baseball Golf Outing on June 23 at Sandy Pines Golf ...



KV 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 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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



Kankakee Valley High School February Students of the Month  Newsbug.info

The KVHS February Students of the Month are listed below in the nominating teachers' words.



Updated: Bus damaged in Monday morning accident | Local  Newsbug.info

A Kankakee Valley school bus was involved in an accident early this morning at the intersection of U.S. 231 and C.R. 1125 North (not 1175 North as earlier ...



2019 Rensselaer Republican POY Martin a steady force for Kankakee Valley High School  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Throw Sarah Martin's name onto the list of impact players at Kankakee Valley.



KV school board OKs 2019 budget | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

The Kankakee Valley School Board met on Monday, Sept. 24, conducting the required public hearing for the 2019 budget. The budget included the capital ...



KVHS to offer volleyball camp | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley Kougars volleyball coaching staff announced this week that they will hold a volleyball skills camp to run from June 11 to ...



KVHS receives Safe Sports Award from athletic trainers group  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – Kankakee Valley High School Athletic Director John Gray announced last week that the school has been awarded the National Athletic Trainers ...



KVHS wins School Sportsmanship Award | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – Kankakee Valley High School was recently notified by the Indiana High School Athletic Association that the school has earned the School ...



KVHS Students of the Month | Community  Newsbug.info

The following are the nomination letters about each of the high school departments' students of them month as written by their teachers.



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 ...



KV Grad Hits Fashion Gold | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

Wheatfield – Wheatfield's Preston Buck, a 2018 graduate of Kankakee Valley High School, competed at the Nationals level of Family, Career, and Community ...



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 ...



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.



Another football coach out at KV; search begins anew  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — For the third time in less than five months, Kankakee Valley is on the prowl for yet another football coach.



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 ...



Lisa Anne Mayes (nee Schroeder) | Local Obituaries | nwitimes.com  nwitimes.com

WESTVILLE, IN - Lisa Ann Mayes (nee Schroeder) of Westville, IN, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at home following a long illness. She was born July ...



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 ...



Commissioner Culp speaks to DeMotte council | Local  Newsbug.info

DEMOTTE — Jasper County Commissioner Kendell Culp spoke to the DeMotte Town Council on Monday night at the regular business meeting at the town hall.



County warns of massive tax hike from NIPSCO closure  Newsbug.info

Jasper County Assessor Dawn Hoffman has approached county commissioners with an important warning about a potential, massive tax increase which could ...



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.



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 ...



DeMotte man arrested after being found unconscious | Crime  Newsbug.info

On April 2, at approximately 8:50 a.m., Jasper County Sheriff's Department responded to the DeMotte area for an unconscious male parked in a driveway of a ...



Wheatfield man arrested in stabbing incident | News  Newsbug.info

REMINGTON — A Wheatfield man was arrested March 11 by the Jasper County Sheriff's Office after receiving a 911 call about a stabbing at a residence in rural ...



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 ...



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 ...



Four arrested for possession after traffic stop | Crime  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — Four area adults were arrested Friday, April 12, at approximately 11:15 p.m., after a Jasper County Sheriff's Deputy attempted to stop a black ...



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 ...



Kankakee Valley High School athletes named to NCC All-Conference teams  Newsbug.info

Wheatfield – The Kankakee Valley Athletic Director's Office announced the names of those Kougar Athletes that were named to the Northwest Crossroads ...



Jasper County Sheriff's officers injured during arrest | Crime  Newsbug.info

A traffic stop at the School Crossing Market shopping center at SR 10 and CR 400 West resulted in injury to three Jasper County deputies. Arrested was Ronald ...



Former KVHS principal dies | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

Keeman “Kim” W. Lobsiger, 65, retired area high school principal residing in Columbia City, Indiana, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes Tuesday, ...



JV and Freshman awards abound at KV | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – As school wound down this year, in addition to they Varsity players featured previously, the underclassmen also were given kudos for their ...



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, ...



New teachers welcomed at KV Schools | News  Newsbug.info

New teachers to the Kankakee Valley School Corporation were asked to answer questions about themselves to introduce them to the community. The following ...



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.



KVHS welding class' car goes far. REALLY far. | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

Kankakee Valley High School welding instructor David Hass and his students recently competed in the second annual ETEI Super Mileage Competition.



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.



Man charged with molestation, incest released on lowered bail  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — Rex Gluth, the 67-year-old Rensselaer man charged with incest and child molestation after multiple area women accused him of inappropriate ...



Kougars win 1st sectional game in OT | Sports  Newsbug.info

PORTAGE — In a game between two teams that have found themselves left wanting in Sectional play for quite a few years, it was the Kougars that finally ...



Rural DeMotte man held in wife's murder | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

Thirty-five year-old Joseph Borgia of DeMotte is the lone suspect in the ongoing murder investigation of his wife, Amanda Borgia, after a false report of a fire in ...



Kankakee Valley FFA to choose 2018 Chapter Sweetheart | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

On Tuesday, February 13 during half-time of the Varsity Boys Basketball Game, the Kankakee Valley FFA will choose its 2018 Chapter Sweetheart.



Spring brings threat of severe weather, flooding | Local  Newsbug.info

Indiana's Statewide Tornado Drill will be held on Tuesday, March 19, between the hours of 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. CST and again between 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. CST.



5 arrested at KVHS Prom | News  Newsbug.info

VALPARAISO — Prom night turned into a trip to Porter County Jail in handcuffs for four adults and one juvenile Saturday night after an officer with the Jasper ...



Along the South Shore | Events  Newsbug.info

Kick off summer with this free event at the Indiana Welcome Center on April 27, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Families will enjoy free train rides, interactive activities and.



Indiana State Police say Delphi teen homicides case takes 'new' direction, but no arrest yet  Newsbug.info

DELPHI — The investigation into the killings of two Delphi teens in February 2017 has apparently taken a “new direction.”



One charged with murder and torture in Newton County death  Newsbug.info

An arrest has been made and charges filed against Garett K. Kirts, 21 of Lebanon, for the murder of Nicole Bowen, 30, of West Lafayette, whose body was found ...



Body found northwest of Kentland identified as West Lafayette woman  Newsbug.info

The body found in rural Jefferson Twp, Newton County, on March 30, has been identified as 30-year old Nicole L. Bowen of West Lafayette, Indiana. Her family ...



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.



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.



Rensselaer man dies after falling through the ice  Newsbug.info

Jasper County, IN – Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating the death of a Rensselaer man who fell through the ice Saturday afternoon on a private pond ...



Veterans Day honored at Kankakee Valley High School  Newsbug.info

At the high school's Veterans Day celebration, Principal Mike Spagna named the teachers at the school who are Veterans, David Hass - Army, Shawn Lane ...



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 ...



KVHS students attend leadership conference | Local  Newsbug.info

On Friday, March 9th, the Kankakee Valley High School (KVHS) Technology Student Association (TSA) embarked on a journey to Indiana State University for the ...



Annual Ice Fishing Derby at Willow Slough set for Jan. 19  Newsbug.info

The Newton County Park Board together with Willow Slough and the Department of Natural Resources invites you to join them for the annual Ice Fishing Derby ...



Schererville school banned from state voucher program after students not given ISTEP exam  nwitimes.com

INDIANAPOLIS — A Schererville school that failed to administer the 2018 ISTEP exam no longer can enroll pupils through Indiana's voucher program that ...



Kankakee Valley cast to stage 'Disney's Mulan Jr.'  nwitimes.com

WHEATFIELD | "The show must go on," so this winter's harsh weather hasn't stopped Kankakee Valley high and middle school students from polishing the ...



Communities rise up for a renewable region  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 ...



Family featured in 'Log Cabin Living' show on HGTV  Newsbug.info

DEMOTTE — A DeMotte couple will be featured on the HGTV program “Log Cabin Living” this Saturday at 10 p.m. The couple, Cameron Stansberry and Mandy ...



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 ...



KV School Corporation hosts film on education in Indiana  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD — A controversial film, the brainchild of W. Lafayette School Superintendent Rocky Killion, was viewed in the auditorium at Kankakee Valley High ...



Kankakee Valley High School September Students of the Month  Newsbug.info

For more details see the Thursday, Sept. 18, print edition or e-edition of the Kankakee Valley Post News. Facebook · Twitter · SMS · Email; Print; Save. × ...



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.



Valley Community Players create a new world for 'Shrek The Musical'  nwitimes.com

WHEATFIELD | All sorts of construction has been underway in Wheatfield this summer for the Valley Community Players production of "Shrek the Musical," - the ...



Crash victim's mother breaks silence  nwitimes.com

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



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.



First Trust Credit Union Awards Scholarships to Valparaiso Seniors in 2018  LaPorteCountyLife.com

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



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.



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.



KV School Corp to debut documentary | News  Newsbug.info

The West Lafayette Schools Education Foundation is pleased to announce that its recently completed documentary film by jacklinkproductions on public ...



Circle the State with Song | Local  Newsbug.info

Students from Kankakee Valley Intermediate School recently performed at the Area I Indiana Music Education Association's Circle the State with Song children's ...



Crash leads to fatality | Kankankee Valley Post News  Newsbug.info

RENSSSELAER — A Rensselaer man was killed and at least one other person injured in a crash on US 231 Friday.



Christian Haven acquired by White's Residential & Family Services  Newsbug.info

Crown Point, Ind. – White's Residential & Family Services, one of Indiana's largest nonprofit social services agencies with an office in Crown Point, announces ...



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.



In Detroit, students drive for 2,600 m.p.g.  Detroit Free Press

Wanna drag? Sorry, the Shell Eco-Marathon is nothing about speed and all about getting ultra-high mileage. Start me up!



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 ...



Bombers bring Barrel back to Rensselaer | Rensselaer Republican  Newsbug.info

Big plays were nearly non-existent in this year's Cracker Barrel battle at Rensselaer Friday night.



Rensselaer wrestling recalls historic season at awards night  Newsbug.info

RENSSELAER — The 2017 Twin Lakes Sectional champion Rensselaer Central wresting team held an awards program last week at the high school.



Several local students named among Indiana Association of School Principals Academic All-Stars  The Times of Northwest Indiana

Seven local students from Lake, Porter and LaPorte counties are among 40 students who have been named Indiana Academic All-Stars through a program of ...



Indiana University honors Ukraine crash victim | Indiana  nwitimes.com

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. | A posthumous doctoral degree has been given to the family of an Indiana University student who was among those killed when a jetliner ...



Middle School honors Fall Sports | Sports  Newsbug.info

Wheatfield – On Friday, Nov. 6, the Kankakee Valley Middle School honored its Fall Sports teams and individual award winners for their recently completed ...



Cache of honors goes to Kougar Seniors | News  Newsbug.info

WHEATFIELD – On June 12, the Friday night before graduation, the entire KVHS Class of 2015 gathered in the gym in front of parents, peers and friends to be ...



Munster bounces back with big win over host K.V.  nwitimes.com

WHEATFIELD | It's hard to tell Munster running backs Alex Mis and Dom Lucito apart on the field from a distance.



RCSC's Nowlin stars on Wheel of Fortune | Rensselaer Republican  Newsbug.info

Rensselaer Central School Corporation's Eric Nowlin will show off his language skills during an episode of Wheel of Fortune that will air during Teacher's Week.



KVMS boys win own invite, girls 2nd | Sports  Newsbug.info

Wheatfield – On a windy last Thursday afternoon, the middle-school Kougars played host to five other schools for their annual KVMS Track and Field Invitational.



Nothing new about Lowell heading to state finals  nwitimes.com

LOWELL | The New York Yankees missed the World Series last October, and the New England Patriots will be watching this Sunday's Super Bowl on TV, but as ...



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.



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.



Valley Community Players present Shrek the Musical | News  Newsbug.info

The Valley Community Players was formed last year to bring the theater to the area during the summer. Last year's performance of “Joseph and the Amazing ...



The 5 stories you need to know today: Valpo football coach Coyle resigns amid recent turmoil, Chesterton teen killed in crash was a 'guiding light'  nwitimes.com

VALPARAISO — Valparaiso officially moved forward Wednesday, announcing the resignation of football coach Dave Coyle. The process for the Vikings had ...



Arrest follows fatal accident | News  Newsbug.info

A fatal accident resulting in one death has led to the arrest of another involved in the head on crash Friday, May 15, at 11:30 a.m. Roger Gluth, 30, of.



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

200 votes and counting, vote now! Local student competes nationally, online voting ends Friday. Kankakee Valley High School freshman Kayla Groen of the KV ...



DeMotte Christian School teams win tourneys | Sports  Newsbug.info

DeMotte – The seventh-grade boys and the girls' basketball teams both won their home tournaments in early January.



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 ...



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