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Herscher's Got Talent/Swing & Sing | News  Herscher Pilot

This year's entertainment begins at 6:30 pm on Friday evening when the annual Herscher's Got Talent show takes the stage in the Herscher High School ...

Jury gets to see vehicles involved in fatal crash  Kankakee Daily Journal

KANKAKEE — In an unprecedented move, jurors got to actually study the vehicles involved in a fatal DUI crash that took the life of 15-year-old Kameron Allison ...

Meet the New Teachers in Herscher CUSD2 | News  Herscher Pilot

The 2018-2019 school years brings many new faces to the Herscher School District. Several of the teachers are introduced to you here.

Jury finds Larson guilty in fatal DUI crash  Kankakee Daily Journal

KANKAKEE — Carmella S. Larson was convicted of aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol Friday for a May 2016 crash in which 15-year-old ...

Former Herscher Graduates Face Off | News  Herscher Pilot

Two former graduates of Herscher High School, Troy Paraday, a 1980 graduate and a former Herscher High school agriculture teacher, and Adam Andrzjewski, ...

Two State Wrestlers | Sports  Herscher Pilot

Freshmen Jaxson Roberts and Austin Grise will continue their hot streak in Champaign on Thursday, February 14.

Get ready for the Herscher Labor Day Celebration  Kankakee Daily Journal

It's nearly time again for the big Labor Day weekend celebration in Herscher. The 98th Herscher Labor Day Celebration will take place Saturday through ...

GIRLS BASKETBALL: Watseka tops Herscher in overtime; Reed-Custer falls to PBL  Kankakee Daily Journal

Watseka held off Herscher in overtime before Paxton-Buckley-Loda topped Reed-Custer by two points in a night of competitive regional basketball in the IHSA ...

Unit 2 Teachers Cook Up Dollars for Scholars | News  Herscher Pilot

On Saturday, February 2, members of U2CT (Unit 2 Classroom Teachers) treated fellow faculty, administrators and members of the community to an evening of ...

FOOTBALL: Herscher's ride ends in semifinals  Kankakee Daily Journal

Herscher fell in the Class 3A semifinal, but did manage to get one Tiger into the school history books.

GIRLS HOOPS: Philip Peacock in as Herscher's new coach  Kankakee Daily Journal

Philip Peacock is the new Herscher girls' basketball coach.

Herscher Freshmen Wrestle at State | Sports  Herscher Pilot

Herscher High School Freshmen, Austin Grise and Jaxson Roberts, qualified for the 2019 IHSA Wrestling Individual State Finals that took place on Feb. 14, 15 ...

Sat., May. 11 – HHS Former and Retired Teachers and Staff Reunion  Herscher Pilot

Mark Your Calendar! A reunion for all Herscher High School former and retired teachers and staff will be held on Saturday, May 11, from 5:30 - 11:00 pm at the.

New Laws for 2019 | News  Herscher Pilot

More than 200 new laws are set to go into effect in Illinois on January 1, 2019. Following are some that may impact you.

Lady Tigers Finish Season | Sports  Herscher Pilot

The Herscher High School girls basketball team played their last game Wednesday February 6 at home. They played a close game against Watseka but lost in ...

Herscher's Eric Regez named Men's Sports Citizen of the Year  Kankakee Daily Journal

One doesn't have much trouble determining which classroom at Herscher High School belongs to social studies teacher and baseball coach Eric Regez.

VOLLEYBALL: Chavers' six aces guides Herscher past Central  Kankakee Daily Journal

CLIFTON — Coming off of a three-match day in Saturday's Pontiac Invitational, Herscher got all it could handle early on from rival Central on Monday night.

FEATURE: Herscher's Tyler Stuart is one of a kind  Kankakee Daily Journal

In the days of high school and youth sport specialization, few student-athletes participate in, let alone dominate in, as many sports as Herscher's Tyler Stuart.

SOCCER: Herscher blanks JCA, moves to Sectional Final  Kankakee Daily Journal

If you look up the word 'consistency' in the dictionary, a big picture of Herscher soccer is next to it.

Scouting Interstate Eight Small football  Chicago Daily Herald

By David Oberhelman. Interstate Eight Conference Small Division. Teams: Herscher, Lisle, Peotone, Reed-Custer, Wilmington.

BOYS BASKETBALL: Reed-Custer steals victory over Herscher  Kankakee Daily Journal

A late run led by Gage Stamm helped Reed-Custer seal victory over Herscher.

Tibbie | Obituaries  Herscher Pilot

Grace A. Tibbie, 82, of Bradley, passed away on Friday, October 19, 2018 at Presence St. Mary's Hospital in Kankakee. She was born on May 6, 1936 in ...

CROSS COUNTRY: Herscher girls, Central boys take Irish Conditioner  Kankakee Daily Journal

Herscher repeated as Irish Conditioner champions while Central edged out BBCHS for the crown.

CROSS COUNTRY: Central boys, Herscher girls win All-Area  Kankakee Daily Journal

Central boys and Herscher girls claimed victory in the All-Area cross country.

Regez notches 700th win as Herscher holds on late  Kankakee Daily Journal

Herscher no hit Reed-Custer through five innings and still almost lost. But the Tigers hung on to make history.

Her heart is firmly planted in Herscher  Kankakee Daily Journal

Carol Desch thought a mistake had been made when she learned of her choice as the grand marshal of the 2017 Herscher Grand Labor Day Parade, which will ...

Herscher school district is dealing with 25 percent loss since 2001  Kankakee Daily Journal

Where have all the children gone? While school districts across Illinois and even the nation, are asking the very same question, Herscher is grappling with a ...

Herscher High School grad Janssen knows hurricanes  Kankakee Daily Journal

In his first broadcast with WGNO in New Orleans, television weather forecaster Mike Janssen was on air for 14 hours straight, updating the area as Hurricane ...

Urban Barbershop opens at Majestic  Kankakee Daily Journal

There has been a change in ownership at the barbershop in the Burfield & Remington building (Majestic Center), 150 N. Schuyler Ave., in downtown Kankakee.

Late run by Pontiac ends Herscher’s season  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — Herscher was either in the lead or tied in 25 of the 32 minutes of game time.

Herscher Farmers' Market Seeking Vendors | News  Herscher Pilot

Brenda Davies, this year's Herscher Farmers' Market. Manager, is seeking vendors for the 2018 season. The market will take place on Wednesday evenings ...

Tigers score three times in six minutes to blow past Momence  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE —After a scoreless opening 18 minutes to start the year, the Herscher Tigers exploded for 21 points in the final six minutes of the first half to run ...

Chicago TV debut puts Herscher grad on cloud nine  Kankakee Daily Journal

Kalee Dionne is going to realize one of her lifelong ambitions. The 2003 Herscher High School graduate made her on air Chicago television debut as part of the ...

60th Anniversary: Robert and Thelma Webber  Kankakee Daily Journal

Robert and Thelma Webber, of Herscher, will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at the Hilton Garden Inn hosted by their ...

SAGEBRUSH:Only echoes from the past are heard this week  Herscher Pilot

Herscher High School's gymnasium has attracted many a thrill into this small town since it opened in December, 1968. But this week and next, only echoes from ...

Herscher greenhouse project still in planning stage  Kankakee Daily Journal

It's almost a month into the school year, and the Herscher School District community is wondering when the high school's greenhouse will be ready. The district ...

Herscher tops Reed-Custer, wins ninth straight regional title  Kankakee Daily Journal

With a win over Reed-Custer Saturday afternoon, Herscher claimed its ninth straight regional title.

Janssen climbs to WGN's weekend evening news weather forecast  Kankakee Daily Journal

Herscher High School graduate Mike Janssen is the new weather forecaster for WGN Weekend Evening News.

Former Herscher Coach Gets 180-Day Jail Sentence for Sexually Abusing Students at a Yorkville Motel  WspyNews

Former Herscher High School wrestling coach David Murphy, who sexually abused students during an overnight trip to a Plano wrestling tournament in ...

BOYS BASKETBALL: Momence loses steam, ends season in regionals  Kankakee Daily Journal

Despite seizing the lead at halftime, Momence couldn't hold on and closed out its 2018-19 season.

Former Herscher teacher/coach faces multiple felony charges  Herscher Pilot

Multiple charges ranging from aggravated battery to criminal sexual abuse to aggravated criminal sexual abuse have been brought against now former Herscher ...

Former Herscher Coach Convicted of Sexual Abuse at Yorkville Motel Released from Jail  WspyNews

The former Herscher High School wrestling coach who was convicted for sexually abusing female statisticians during a 2015 Plano wrestling tournament has ...

From infertility treatments to adoption — an emotional story  Kankakee Daily Journal

Read Kalee's and Jonathan's journey to parenthood.

Manteno ousts Peotone; Herscher eases by Illiana Christian  Kankakee Daily Journal

GILMAN — Manteno, having already lost twice to rival Peotone this season, knew what it was up against Wednesday night and responded with a 2-1 victory at ...

State's attorney offers free drug testing kits to parents  Kankakee Daily Journal

Daily Journal staff. KANKAKEE — Kankakee County State's Attorney Jim Rowe announced Thursday parents of teens in the county can obtain free drug test kits ...

Woman arrested in fatal DUI that killed Herscher student  Kankakee Daily Journal

The woman charged with a fatal DUI crash that killed a Herscher High School student last month was arrested by Illinois State Police on Friday and charged with ...

VOLLEYBALL: Herscher tops Coal City in unbeaten conference clash  Kankakee Daily Journal

Herscher remained unbeaten in Interstate Eight play after knocking off previous conference unbeaten Coal City.

Promenading for the prom… | News  Herscher Pilot

Serving on the court for Herscher High School Prom on May 10 were, from left, queen candidates, Taylre Devine, Michaela Daly, Catherine Walsh, Courtney ...

To fight cancer, coaches become cheerleaders  Kankakee Daily Journal

Last fall, a handful of Herscher youth football coaches turned heads by wearing cheerleading skirts to honor their end of a fundraising challenge to fight cancer.

Two-car wreck claims life of Herscher student  Kankakee Daily Journal

Police said alcohol was a factor in a two-car accident that claimed the life of a Herscher High School student on Sunday night.

Teen's death has Herscher at a loss for words  Kankakee Daily Journal

A week ago, Kameron Allison was wrapping up his season on the Herscher High School freshmen baseball team.

Herscher High School Coach Charged with Criminal Sexual Abuse Following Incident in Yorkville  WspyNews

The Herscher High School wrestling coach who allegedly assaulted six students at a Yorkville motel on December 11th has been charged with Criminal Sexual ...

Herscher keeps Post-ing wins on the softball diamond  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER - After Tuesday night's 4-3 win over Beecher, Kelsey Post's shoulders felt much lighter. Post, Herscher High School's star pitcher, lasted 6 2/3 ...

Former coach coming out of retirement | News  Herscher Pilot

Even after his retirement in 2013, Ron Oloffson of Herscher had remained a familiar face at Herscher High School.

Herscher team insists on keeping season alive  Kankakee Daily Journal

They might be the most successful, winless team in local high school sports.

Dwight's Edwards spins gem to shut down Herscher  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — Dwight got right to work on the road in Herscher on Wednesday. The Trojans touched up Tigers starting pitcher Sam Guance for five runs in the ...

High school football: Herscher faces daunting challenge with Phillips  Kankakee Daily Journal

The role of underdog is something the Herscher football team has not been subjected to this season.

Dynamic duo, defense rise up for Herscher  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — Something about big games brings out the best in Herscher's dynamic duo of Tyler Stuart and Tyler Jarnagin.

Herscher High School Coach Accused of Sexual Abuse in Yorkville May Not Go to Trial  WspyNews

There may not be a trial in the case of former Herscher High School teacher and coach David Murphy, who is charged with nine felony counts of Aggravated ...

New legislation aims to curb sick pay cash outs to spike public pensions  Kankakee Daily Journal

New legislation in Springfield would make the practice of cashing in sick days to boost pension pay a very public matter.

A shared passion among father and son  Kankakee Daily Journal

Adam Andrzejewski has a deep interest in the inner workings of government, and he knows exactly how the roots for this passion were planted.

5 area districts ranked among state's top 100  Kankakee Daily Journal

Five local school districts, all in rural areas, recently rated among the top 100 in Niche's 2017 Best School Districts in Illinois.

Kindergarten cop? Bertrand promoted to sergeant  Kankakee Daily Journal

BOURBONNAIS — When he was 14 years old, Joe Bertrand would mow 20 acres of lawn on his family farm and head down Warner Bridge Road to baby-sit his ...

Lady Warriors, Lady Panthers introductions made at regional champ game

The Lady Warriors and the Lady Panthers are introduced at the Feb. 7 2A Regional Championship game at Herscher High School.

Balance and unselfishness at the core in Herscher win  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — The Herscher girls basketball team continued to make its case as one of the area's premier teams of the season on Monday night when it utilized ...

5 coaches, 5 teams and a legacy of HS football  Kankakee Daily Journal

It's throwback Thursday every Friday night for Herscher head coach Dan Wetzel. He remembers playing football for the Tigers like it was only a few weeks ago.

Bingo! Cow pie fundraiser nets $10,000  Kankakee Daily Journal

Country music began to play as students, parents and coaches migrated from the football scrimmage at Herscher High School's Seabach Stadium to the open ...

Game of the week: Peotone (7-1) at Herscher (8-0)  Kankakee Daily Journal

Game of the Week. Peotone (7-1) at Herscher (8-0). When: Friday, 7 p.m.. Peotone on offense: The Blue Devils' powerhouse running attack was clicking on all ...

Herscher grad pays her dues, breaks into Chicago media market  Kankakee Daily Journal

Kalee Dionne, a 2003 Herscher high School grad, is moving to WMAQ-Channel 5 in Chicago in September, after years of working in smaller markets as a ...

Annual juried exhibition welcomes aspiring artists  Kankakee Daily Journal

March marks the start of another high school art show at KCC.

Manteno falls to Illiana Christian in sectional semifinal  Kankakee Daily Journal

Manteno saw its season end at the hands of Illiana Christian Wednesday night in a Class 2A sectional semifinal.

Holiday Market added to Bradley Parade  Kankakee Daily Journal

There is both tradition and a new element included in the annual Bradley Christmas Parade. The parade theme is “A Broadway Christmas” this year. The 2018 ...

This Friday, Herscher defends 26-year bragging rights  Kankakee Daily Journal

For the first time since 1988, Herscher and Bishop McNamara will meet up on the football field, this time in an IHSA Class 4A playoff game 7 p.m. Friday in.

Jingle Bell raises an estimated $25,000  Kankakee Daily Journal

It had been a cold and wet weekend, but Sunday morning the rain ended and the temperature rose to an unseasonably warm 44 degrees for the annual Jingle ...

Five interesting facts about the national anthem  Kankakee Daily Journal

It's more than 200 years old. Francis Scott Key penned the words of “The Star-Spangled Banner” during the Battle of Fort McHenry in Baltimore on Sept. 14, 1814 ...

Kankakee Junior High evacuated | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

KANKAKEE — Kankakee Junior High School was evacuated Thursday afternoon after a fire alarm was pulled.

Ring in the new year with Herscher's own  Kankakee Daily Journal

Ringing in the new year is a time-honored tradition for some, whether you attend a New Year's Eve party or watch a countdown show on TV.

Watseka wins Timberwolf Tip-Off title over Herscher  Kankakee Daily Journal

CISSNA PARK — The Timberwolf Tip-Off crowned its champion Monday night: the Watseka Warriors.

Herscher mourns 15-year-old killed in crash  Kankakee Daily Journal

Dozens of balloons ascended from the Herscher High School junior varsity baseball field, where about 250 people gathered Thursday to remember freshman ...

Limestone students and staff give HUGS for 14th year  Herscher Pilot

A Christmas tradition was recently renewed for a 14th year at Limestone Middle School. Once again at the school, students, staff members and even retired staff ...

Young guns show speed at Irish Conditioner  Kankakee Daily Journal

If Wednesday's Irish Conditioner said anything about the state of cross-country in the Kankakee area, it's that there's a lot of young talent that could burst onto the ...

Marines Want to Discharge Herscher Teacher Accused of Sexual Abuse in Yorkville  WspyNews

The former Herscher High School wrestling coach who allegedly provided liquor and then allegedly sexually assaulted six students at a Yorkville motel on ...

Weather spotting is all about safety  Kankakee Daily Journal

Lauren Goelz, 8, sat in the front row of the Kankakee Community College auditorium Monday night for the Weather Spotter Training held by the Kankakee ...

Stuart, Tigers top Murawski, Comets  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER - No one has doubted Tyler Stuart's stuff.

Kankakee native serves on the cutting edge of naval aviation modernization  Kankakee Daily Journal

LEMOORE, Calif. — A 2010 Herscher graduate and Kankakee native is serving in the U.S. Navy with Fleet Readiness Center West, where Commander Strike ...

St. Anne High student jailed over threat | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

ST. ANNE – A St. Anne Community High School student was arrested Tuesday night after making threats against a couple students during the school day.

Jackson helps power Herscher past Watseka  Kankakee Daily Journal

COAL CITY -- After weather postponed the Class 1A Coal City Regional semifinals one day, both Herscher and Watseka were anxious to kick off Wednesday ...

Dollar General? Village board gives green light to retailer  Herscher Pilot

The Herscher village board on Monday night issued a green light for the development of a Dollar General store along Route 115. The board voted 4-1 to accept ...

Doud returns to Kankakee County Title Company  Kankakee Daily Journal Jacqueline Doud realized this past week you can go home again. Doud has spent 28 years in the title insurance industry, more than ...

Hersey junior earns perfect scores on ACT and SAT  Chicago Daily Herald

Three years ago, Clarissa Gomez was on top of the world after winning the state spelling bee hosted by the Knights of Columbus. Now, the Hersey High School ...

Opening Day at County West Market | News  Herscher Pilot

A steady stream customers filed through County West Market in Herscher on Wednesday, the grocery store's first day of business. The store opening ended ...

Threats prompt BBCHS to cancel walkout | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

BRADLEY – Bradley-Bourbonnais Community High School officials canceled a student-led walkout scheduled for this morning after threats were called into the ...

Wrestling coach charged with abusing juveniles at Yorkville hotel  Chicago Tribune

A visiting high school wrestling coach has been charged with threatening and inappropriately touching some students during an overnight stay at a Yorkville ...

Zayla's family prepares for unthinkable pain  Kankakee Daily Journal

Zayla Mitsdarffer is 14 years old now. She's a Herscher High School freshman.

SOCCER: Momence wins Raider Invite, beats Iroquois West  Kankakee Daily Journal

For the second time this season, Momence bested Iroquois West by one goal.

The homegrown fashion designer the world is just now meeting  Kankakee Daily Journal

A year ago at this time, Limestone's Alexander Knox was preparing an application for a scholarship competition at Columbia College in downtown Chicago.

Could Northfield be office, residential?  Kankakee Daily Journal

Kankakee County leaders are developing ideas about Northfield Square Mall's future.

Vana's Pumpkin Land closed after 35 years  Kankakee Daily Journal

Vana's Pumpkin Land, a well-known, family-owned business to Kankakee County and the surrounding area, has closed its doors after 35 years.

Wedding: Diehl-Downey  Kankakee Daily Journal

Abby Diehl, of Kankakee, and Kevin Downey, also of Kankakee, were married June 24 at the St. Mary of Gostyn in Downers Grove. The reception was held at ...

Loomis' 12 strikeouts lead Comets to regional title game  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — Reed-Custer's spot in Thursday's IHSA Class 2A Herscher regional semifinal was no sure thing, as the Comets first had to knock off Momence ...

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