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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, ...

Herscher Cross Country Prepares for Invite | Sports  Herscher Pilot

The Herscher High School cross country team is coming into their only meet at home on Saturday.

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

Philip Peacock is the new Herscher girls' basketball coach.

Herscher parade announces theme  Kankakee Daily Journal

Herscher announced the theme for the 2018 Labor Day parade.

Herscher's Stuart tabbed as Daily Journal POY  Kankakee Daily Journal

For the second year in a row, Tyler Stuart is the Daily Journal's Player of the Year.

Bonfield 4th of July Celebration | News  Herscher Pilot

Bonfield is the place to be on July 3 and 4. On the third,. visitors will be able to take advantage of a Fishing Derby. at 4 PM for 4-15 year olds, a reptile show at 5 ...

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 ...

Herscher baseball coach among the very best | Editorials  Kankakee Daily Journal

Eric Regez was a young man when he became the varsity baseball coach at Herscher High School in 1993. So young in fact, it wasn't easy to distinguish him ...

Threat at Herscher proves false | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — School officials determined a threatening note found last Friday in a classroom at Herscher High School was untrue.

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 ...

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.

HHS and LMS Exemplary | News  Herscher Pilot

The Herscher CUSD2 Board of Education met on Monday evening. The Illinois State Board of Education has granted Herscher High School and Limestone ...

Baseball: Timothy Christian loses pitchers' duel to Herscher  Chicago Daily Herald

Baseball: Tyler Jarnagin's RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning gave Herscher a 1-0 walkoff victory over Timothy Christian in Monday's Class 2A ...

Tigers Go Gold for Childhood Cancer | Sports  Herscher Pilot

Last Thursday the Herscher High School volleyball team went gold for their game against Coal City at home. This night was dedicated to childhood cancer ...

FOOTBALL: Herscher rallies to win late; advances to 3A semifinal  Kankakee Daily Journal

That Herscher magic continues to dazzle as a late drive vaults the Tigers into a Class 3A semifinal.

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.

Tigers Are Headed to the Semifinals | Sports  Herscher Pilot

The Tigers surpassed expectations and have made it to the Class 3A football semifinals. After a hard- fought victory, the Tigers beat Monmouth-Roseville 24 to ...

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.

The Bucket List - Part 1 | News  Herscher Pilot

Many of us have a bucket list of items that we want to accomplish before a certain time in our lives. Number one on my list was to visit Machu.

Tanner | Obituaries  Herscher Pilot

Jack L. Tanner, 81, of Herscher, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at Riverside Medical Center in Kankakee. He was born on December 27, 1936 ...

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.

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.

Labor Day Weekend Events and Activities | News  Herscher Pilot

14th annual Softball Tournament. Herscher's upcoming Labor Day weekend will feature the 14th annual co-ed 16 inch softball tournament in Village Park.

Lions Defeat Tigers | Sports  Herscher Pilot

On September 21, the Herscher High School football team lost to the Lisle Lions 14-3. It was Herscher's homecoming game.

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.

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 ...

Scouting Interstate Eight Small football  Chicago Daily Herald

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

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 ...

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.

Tigers Finish Strong at Only Home Meet of the Season  Herscher Pilot

Herscher High School hosted its 34th annual cross country invite on Saturday, September 22. Varsity girls placed 1st overall with 31 points. Finishing first for ...

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 ...

Tigers cruise in season opener  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — Herscher started its 2018 campaign with a bang on Friday with a commanding 15-0 win over Kankakee at home.

Behind Herscher's fatal crash reenactment  Kankakee Daily Journal

Students from Herscher High School held back tears as they watched emergency personnel extract their classmates from the wrecked car. It had started out as ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

POWER RANKINGS: Irish jump, Coal City still on top  Kankakee Daily Journal

Bishop McNamara and Watseka move up, but Coal City remains on the mountain top in this week's 'Power Rankings'.

Herscher coach accused of assaulting 6 students | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

Six Herscher High School students are accusing the school's wrestling coach of assaulting them during an overnight weekend tournament in Kendall County ...

Herscher High School honor roll | Honors & Awards  Kankakee Daily Journal

Second semester honor roll for Herscher High School:

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Herscher's baseball program continues legacy of consistency  Kankakee Daily Journal

Consistent. Merriam-Webster's definition of that word reads as follows: "marked by harmony, regularity, or steady continuity: free from variation or contradiction.".

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Festivities abound for Herscher's 96th annual Homecoming and Labor Day Celebration  Kankakee Daily Journal

Labor Day always has been a time of celebration, not only for all that has been accomplished for all the toils on the job, but for time spent with family and friends.

Rob Mau, Herscher's newspaperman, dies at 62  Kankakee Daily Journal

Rob Mau, who was a one-man newsroom for the weekly newspaper he owned, the Herscher Pilot, died on Tuesday after suffering a heart attack. He was 62.

Kankakee Junior High evacuated | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

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

Herscher DUI crash victim helps bring MADD to Kankakee  Kankakee Daily Journal

Three years ago, Zach Jones was the victim as he was struck head-on by a drunk driver.

Six quarters later, Herscher outlasts Coal City  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — The third time was the charm for Herscher in its 59-46 double-overtime win against Coal City on Friday night.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Attorney for Herscher coach gives first response to allegations  Kankakee Daily Journal

An attorney for David Murphy, the former Herscher High School teacher and wrestling coach accused of assaulting six students, is asking a Kendall County ...

Former Herscher Coach Accused of Sexually Assaulting High School Students in Yorkville Appears in Court  WspyNews

The former Herscher High School head wrestling coach who allegedly provided liquor and then allegedly sexually assaulted six high school students at a ...

Herscher's Got Talent | News  Herscher Pilot

Fourteen acts gather on the big stage as emcee Joel Huizenga and Herscher vocal music instructor Dayne Newberry prepare to present the awards during the ...

Can you hear the river cry?  Kankakee Daily Journal

Is it possible for a river to mourn? If so, the Kankakee has been mourning since Friday, Feb. 2. 2018, when its longtime, devoted advocate J.R. Black died 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Principal with a Purple Heart  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

First things first: What's the story behind you receiving the Bronze Star?In 2007, I was principal at Herscher High School when I was called to Baghdad for a year ...

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 ...

KCC hosting 28th annual High School Juried Art Exhibition  Kankakee Daily Journal

Not many high school art students can host their own personal art exhibit, but more than 200 area students are getting a chance to showcase their wares at the ...

Boys golf: Scaletta, Barrington capture regional crowns  Chicago Daily Herald

Dominic Scaletta and his Barrington golf teammates gave a going-away gift to retiring head coach Mike Kallenbach in the Class 3A Barrington regional at ...

High school baseball: Herscher thumps Kankakee behind junior pitcher  Kankakee Daily Journal

HERSCHER — Another season, another great start for Herscher.

‘O’ Town Showdown’ will feature performances by some of the best high school choruses in the area  Belleville News-Democrat

The enthusiastic youngsters singing this Saturday at the O' Town Showdown will likely have enough energy to power a nearby substation. But showcasing local ...

High school volleyball: Herscher, Manteno go to battle against cancer  Kankakee Daily Journal

Sports are a great avenue to advance social causes.

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 ...

High school volleyball: Manteno turns tables on Herscher  Kankakee Daily Journal

COAL CITY - Manteno proved momentum is overrated.

Could Northfield be office, residential?  Kankakee Daily Journal

The future of Northfield Square mall is uncertain in the minds of not only shoppers but Kankakee County leadership as well.

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 ...

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.

Herscher team insists on keeping season alive  Kankakee Daily Journal

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

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 ...

Herscher man dies in Idaho canyon fall  Kankakee Daily Journal

Alexander L. Van Meter, a Herscher resident, 2010 Herscher High School graduate and an airman 1st class with the U.S. Air Force, died in a fall in a ...

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 ...

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 ...

Stuart, Tigers top Murawski, Comets  Kankakee Daily Journal

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

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.

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