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#1StudentNWI: Westville High School remembers and rallies

Dedications and Olympiads Last month, the whole community of Westville came together to make one special basketball game happen. This game was ...

Westville High, Middle winter sports award winners  The Herald Argus

Westville High School held its winter sports awards program on Monday night. Following are the award winners:

Westville High seniors host Fling into Spring for Vermilion County Animal Shelter  The Independent News

The Westville High School Seniors hosted their annual Fling into Spring on March 8 in the high school cafeteria. The event featured a bags tourney, board ...

Westville teens give back year-round | Local News  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE – Community *service* is a year-round endeavor for a group of Westville High School students.

Westville Student of the Month | News |  The Independent News

Leeanalyn Cunningham's transcripts identify her as a student who accepts a challenge and works diligently until it is done. The WHS display cases show her ...

Two Hoopeston Area High School teachers earn honors

Students and faculty from throughout Vermilion County joined others across the nation during the month of February to celebrate national Career and Technical ...

2018-19 High School Confidential: Week 23  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Welcome to Year 3 of High School Confidential, an ambitious project made possible by aspiring student journalists from every corner of our circulation area.

Kenny Hohn named Westville High student of the Month  The Independent News

Eleanor Roosevelt once stated that “Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.” If we follow her theory then we ...

Sports Shorts: March 21 | Sports  News Dispatch

MC middle school football callout. Michigan City High School will host a middle school football callout at noon April 6 for parents of students going into seventh ...

Ivankovig wins La Porte County District Spelling Bee  The Herald Argus

WESTVILLE — “P-O-L-Y-M-E-R,” Indian Trail Elementary School student Porter Ivankovig said confidently as the gymnasium erupted into applause. Ivankovig ...

Spelling bee is all the buzz in LaPorte County

WESTVILLE — For a while, it seemed no one would survive the early rounds of the LaPorte County District Spelling Bee at Westville High School.

Sports Shorts: March 22  The Herald Argus

Slicers baseball schedule change. La Porte's varsity baseball home game on March 28 versus South Bend Washington will be played on March 29 at Schreiber ...

Horizon recognizes advisors for leadership and service  The Herald Argus

MICHIGAN CITY — A La Porte County 4-H volunteer and scholarship treasurer at Westville High School were among the recent Award recipients at Horizon ...

Police investigate school threat | News  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE — An allegation involving a potential threat to student safety at Westville High School Wednesday resulted in an investigation by police authorities.

Noel H. Woods  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Noel H. Woods, of Danville, traveled to be with our Lord on Wednesday (March 6, 2019) after reaching the blessed age of 85 years old. After a long and ...

Chargers set a first for Indiana colleges | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

DANVILLE — In Indiana, most everything and anything in basketball has been accomplished by its college teams.

#1StudentNWI: New Changes for Westville High School

What's Recently Happened? On Wednesday, August 15th, summer vacation came to an end and students arrived back at Westville High School for the new ...

Teacher of the Week: Jennifer Heidrick  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

As a student at Bismarck-Henning High School, JENNIFER HEIDRICK never saw herself teaching. She thought, "No way I could do what they do — grading and ...

Westville High School Fall Sports Awards  The Herald Argus

Westville High School recently held its fall sports awards program.

INDOT plans roundabout at intersection of U.S. 6, Ind. 2

WESTVILLE — The Indiana Department of Transportation is planning to build a roundabout at U.S. 6 and Ind. 2.

Westville Lions Club Labor Day Celebration | Local News  Danville Commercial News

TODAY. 7–11 p.m. — Redneck Rodeo with mechanical bull and DJ at Zamberletti Park tennis court. Lions Club Big Wheel at Zamberletti Park tennis court.

Westville High School students honored | Community  The Herald Argus

WESTVILLE — Westville High School held their Academic Awards and National Honor Society Induction on May 21.

Coca-Cola® All-Star Team Conclude a Dream Weekend  Cricket World

The Coca-Cola® All-Star team completed a 'dream' weekend with a hard-fought win against a Cricket South Africa (CSA) Hub team in a curtain raiser to the ...

Westville picks City assistant Eubank as boys hoops coach  News Dispatch

After walking into Blackhawk Gym recently, Drew Eubank got butterflies.

Coca-Cola All-Star Team ready to take on the CSA Hub Team in the Coca-Cola® Schools T20 Final  Cricket World

The Coca-Cola All-Star team finished their final preparations for their match against a Cricket South African (CSA) selection team.

Dream weekend for All-Star Team  SA Cricket Mag

The Coca-Cola All-Star team completed a 'dream' weekend with a hard-fought win against a CSA Hub team in a curtain-raiser to the 2019 Schools T20 ...

Showdown awaits in Schools T20 challenge  SA Cricket Mag

Day one of the T20 School Challenge National Finals kicked off on an exciting note at the Powerade High-Performance Centre.

Mrozinski out as Westville boys basketball coach | Sports  News Dispatch

Despite three winning seasons out of four, a coaching shake-up is taking place in Westville.

Horizon Bank Recognizes Advisors for Leadership and Community Service - Bill Denton, Carrie McKibben, Mark Ritzi and Brad Marley  PortageLife

Horizon has honored Advisors Bill Denton and Carrie McKibben for the The Robert C. Dabagia Leadership Award and Mark Ritzi and Brad Marley for The ...

Danville woman looking to provide some care for Westville caregivers  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — Emily Frazier enjoys being on the move.However, moving around has never been easy for the 26-year-old Westville woman, who has cerebral ...

Westville High School wrestlers sign for Hannibal-LaGrange  The Independent News

Mason McBride and Calem McElwee-Wise have signed letters of intent to wrestle at Hannibal-LaGrange University in Hannibal, Missouri.McBride went 36-10 in ...

BOYS BASKETBALL: Washington Twp. wins, will play for first Porter County Conference tourney title

KOUTS — The memory of blowing a 16-point lead to Morgan Twp. last year in the Porter County Conference tournament was all too clear to Washington Twp.

Westville church to mark astrophysicist's role in scientific breakthrough  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — St. Mary's Catholic Church is holding celebration Saturday to commemorate a discovery made by a team of astronomers, including Westville's ...

Tiger statue, scholarships moving ahead in Westville | Local News  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE — During the Labor Day weekend, Westville should have a new face in town — a bronze tiger at Westville High School.

Project Success after school programs return  The Independent News

Project Success after school programs returned on September 10th. Contact the Project Success office today to enroll your student in one of their programs.

Coca-Cola All-Star team ready to take on CSA Hub in T20 final  Phoenix Sun

The Coca-Cola All-Star team finished their final preparations for their match against a Cricket South African (CSA) selection team with two training sessions at ...

LP County District Spelling Bee rescheduled for Monday  The Herald Argus

WANATAH – The winner of the 2019 La Porte County District Spelling Bee will be determined on Monday, Feb. 25 at 6 p.m. at Westville High School, 207 E.

Coca Cola T20 Schools Challenge Update  Cricket World

Day one of the Coca-Cola® T20 School Challenge National Finals kicked off on an exciting note at the Powerade High-Performance Centre.

Tigers hungry to replicate success despite key losses  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — How does a football coach entice a bunch of high school players to stick with their summer workouts, beyond promises of big wins later in the ...

Tiger statue at Westville High close to reality  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE — Fundraising for a bronze tiger to greet visitors at Westville High School is leaping ahead.

Tyler Karuzis  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — Tyler Andrew Karuzis, 28, of Westville passed away Thursday (Aug. 23, 2018) at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. Tyler was born May 17, ...

#1StudentNWI: Westville Embraces a New Store and Travels

Old Time Country Market In May, it was announced that the there would be a new grocery store opening in the Westville community. After months of anticipation, ...

Westville spring sports award winners  News Dispatch

Westville High School hosted its annual spring sports awards program on Tuesday.

Albert Frank Czapski  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Albert Frank Czapski, 90, of Danville, formerly of Westville, passed away at 12:25 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 30, 2019) at North Logan Health Care Center.

Find your school's 2018 graduation rate  Chalkbeat Indiana

Across the state, 88 percent of students graduated, compared to 87 percent in 2017.

17 towns in 2017: Jim Ross journeyed from farm in Westville to Garden in NYC  Tulsa World

Jim Ross' autobiography is titled "Slobberknocker: My Life in Wrestling." He cherishes being raised in Westville, Okla., but nothing about growing up in a small ...

Students Demonstrate their STEM Skills at the Purdue University Northwest Science Olympiad Regional Competition with Support from ArcelorMittal

One of the best ways to learn a new skill is through hands-on, active participation. In a world where technology is constantly at our fingertips, the need for people ...

First Trust Credit Union awards $7K in scholarships

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

Showing their true colors  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — Whenever Paige Hufford's Westville High School classmates saw her, she always had a smile on her face."She lit up the room," said sophomore ...

30 Days, 30 Grads: Westville alum earns diploma, DACC degree at same time  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — When Lexi Shae Karuzis makes the leap from Westville High School to a university campus in August, the 18-year-old may find the pace a bit ...

Class 2A Quarterfinal Football:Westville vs Shelbyville  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Class 2A Quarterfinal football: Westville vs Shelbyville, Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Westville High School. Shelbyville beat Westville 51-44.

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

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.

First Trust Credit Union Awards Scholarships to La Porte and Westville Seniors in 2018

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

Teacher pay in Indiana continues its downward slide  The Times of Northwest Indiana

As a national and local teacher shortage continues, many are blaming a corresponding decline in teacher pay for part of the problem across Northwest Indiana ...

Heroes: Westville High School  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE – Joe Krakoski earned 14 varsity letters during his athletic career at Westville High School. He would have had 16, but baseball was dropped after ...

Westville teen shot to death remembered as friendly, outgoing  The Times of Northwest Indiana

MICHIGAN CITY — Calling Tuesday's fatal shooting of a 15-year-old freshman a "senseless crime," Westville High School officials said Wednesday the ...

Westville fall sports award winners  News Dispatch

Westville High School had its 2017 fall sports awards program recently. Following are the award winners:

New superintendents of 2 Lansing school districts they talk about their goals

The 2018-2019 school year is underway with new leadership at two of Lansing's school districts, 158 and 215.

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

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

Seven new troops arrive at the Lafayette Post  Journal Review

LAFAYETTE — Seven new Indiana state troopers reported for duty to the Indiana State Police Post in Lafayette yesterday morning. The troopers are from a class ...

Remediation ongoing at South Haven school; should reopen Tuesday

SOUTH HAVEN — Students and staff will likely be able to return to classes at South Haven Elementary School Tuesday, Sept. 4.

Erin Toole signs letter of intent to play softball at Greenville University  The Independent News

Erin Toole, a Westville High School student and softball player, recently signed her Letter of Intent to play softball for the Greenville University Panthers in ...

Genevieve J. Pierce  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

BRUCEVILLE, Ind. — Genevieve J. Pierce, 91, of Bruceville, Ind., passed away Feb. 15, 2019, at I.U. Health North. Jenny was born July 12, 1927, in Westville, ...

Slip-sliding away | News  News Dispatch

MICHIGAN CITY – A wild weather weekend that saw snow, sleet and freezing rain, culminated in an ice storm late Monday and early Tuesday that closed ...

Westville winter athletic award winners | Sports  News Dispatch

Westville High School's Winter Athletic Awards Program took place on Tuesday.

Making the move: Catlin, Jamaica school districts join forces  Danville Commercial News

CATLIN — The new school year promises to bring about big changes for students living in Catlin and Jamaica.

Westville's Walker a deadly 3-point shooter

A kid shooting baskets in the driveway with his dad is the stuff of Indiana high school hoops lore.

Joe Wise  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE – Joe Wise, 82, of Westville passed away early Thursday evening (March 1, 2018) surrounded by his loving family at Carle Foundation Hospital, ...

Westville High, Middle spring sports award winners  News Dispatch

Westville High School's spring sports award winners were honored in a program on June 2.

#1StudentNWI: La Lu Gears Up for an Exciting Year

Paxson Wojcik: A Dreamer from the Start Imagine this, you are 15 and have just decided to transfer to a school 900 miles away from home that is in the middle of ...

Thomas Stephen DeQuimpaul  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Thomas Stephen DeQuimpaul, 69, passed peacefully from this life at home with his loving wife by his side on Monday (Dec. 10, 2018) after a long battle with ...

Seven new ISP troopers arrive at Lafayette post

LAFAYETTE — Seven new Indiana State Troopers reported for duty to the Indiana State Police Post in Lafayette on Monday.

The coach who was fired because his team was ‘too black,’ is latest example of racism in youth sports  New York Daily News

Youth coaches being fired for not having enough white players on their teams isn't a new trend.

Westville High, Middle School fall sports award winners  The Herald Argus

Westville High School and Middle School's Fall Sports Awards Night was held recently.

Then and Now: The 1987 floods wash away Westville | Independent on Saturday  Independent Online

Pictures bring back memories of carefree childhoods playing tennis and riding horses.

Westville HS wrestling team named All County Champs  The Independent News

WESTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL Wrestling team named All County Champions. Westville won both meets last Tuesday night against both Hoopeston and Oakwood.

Covington upset by Attica | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

ATTICA, Ind. — As defending Wabash River Conference champs and ranked No. 4 in IHSAA Class 2A, the Covington boys basketball team always gets ready ...

In brief | News  News Dispatch

Guest hits jackpot at Blue Chip. MICHIGAN CITY—A guest of Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa turned a New Year's eve visit into a $230,225 jackpot. The Indiana ...

Westville High, Middle School winter athletic award winners  The Herald Argus

Following is Westville High School's winter athletic award winners, who were honored in a program on March 27:

Westville to honor graduates  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — A radiologist who introduced nuclear medicine to central Illinois, a real estate developer and entrepreneur, and an astrophysicist who pioneered ...

17 towns in 2017: See photos of Westville | Lifestyles  Tulsa World

The Tulsa World is doing a "17 towns in 2017" story series which spotlights towns in Oklahoma. Photographer Ian Maule captured slices of life in Westville.

Angelica Yowell  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE – Angelica Nicole Yowell, 16, of Westville passed away at 2:07 a.m. Sunday (March 19, 2017) at Riley's Children's Hospital in Indianapolis.

Mrozinski in, Vasquez out as Westville boys hoops coach  News Dispatch

WESTVILLE — On July 19, The News-Dispatch reported Omar Vasquez had been tabbed as the new boys basketball coach at Westville High School.

Westville High, Middle School athletic award winners  The Herald Argus

Westville High School had its winter athletic awards program on Wednesday, April 2.

A glimpse of future in classrooms today  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — At Westville High School, students are using digital cameras, iMacs and video-editing software to produce their biweekly news broadcast, "Tiger ...

2017-18 High School Confidential: Week 3  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Welcome to Year 2 of High School Confidential, a project involving 34 area high school students who will write weekly for The News-Gazette and ...

Cornjerkers continue to build | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

HOOPESTON — The goal of the Hoopeston Area/Schlarman Academy/Armstrong-Potomac football team this season is to make the playoffs.

Hoopeston Area hosts triangular track meet | Hoopeston Chronicle

Hoopeston Area High School track teams hosted their only track meet of the season last week.

An honor born of hard work  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — Karen Stefaniak has fond memories of growing up in Westville.

Porter County to crack down on truant children, parents

VALPARAISO — Porter County plans to crack down on truant children following the adoption this week of a new policy that could hold parents accountable.

Hebron edges Westville for PCC title

HEBRON | "Illustrious" is an adjective not often used to describe the history of athletics at Westville High School.

Westville ready to celebrate Labor Day | Local News  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE—What would a Labor Day be without a trip to the 104th Labor Day celebration and parade in Westville?This year marks the 104th annual ...

Basketball endears a special place in Westville coach's heart

Basketball appears to be at the epicenter of Westville coach Bill Berger's universe.

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

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

Theodore 'Ted' Vacketta  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

DANVILLE – Theodore J. "Ted" Vacketta Sr., 80, passed from this life on Sunday (Feb. 19, 2017) at his home in Danville, surrounded by his loving family.

Alex McMahon  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE – Charles Alexander McMahon, 25, of Westville peacefully passed away on Sunday (Oct. 9, 2016) at home surrounded by loving family after a ...

Nick Michael Sevigny Sept. 22, 1991 - Jan. 1, 2018 | News  News Dispatch

Beloved son, brother and friend to all, Nick Michael passed away on New Year's Day, the result of a tragic accident.

Prep football: Georgetown-Ridge Farm and Westville  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Georgetown-Ridge Farm/Chrisman and Westville in the Coal Bucket game at Westville High School Friday October 25, 2013.

I Sing the Body Electric report highlights health concerns among Vermilion County students

OSF HealthCare Sacred Heart Medical Center announced the results of its I Sing the Body Electric (ISBE) Youth Risk Behavior Health survey last week.

Griffin and Green steal the show at Hoosier Star  The Herald Argus

La PORTE – The stars aligned to form a constellation of music, singing and pageantry at Saturday night's Hoosier Star competition.

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