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#1StudentNWI: Westville High School Rings in Another Exciting School Year

With the new year also comes the start to a new semester for students at Westville High School. To close off the end of the first semester, students recently ...

#1StudentNWI: Westville High School Gets a Visit from Indianapolis Colts Mascot, and More

What's Recently Happened? A great way to spread cheer during holiday season is through music. On December 6th, the Westville Band wowed the audience as ...

Westville alumni form group to share resources | Local News  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE — While he was raising money to place a bronze tiger at Westville High School last year, Keith Kittell of Chester was impressed at how much the ...

Report: 11 percent of 2018 Westville High School graduates in Illinois community colleges had to take remedial classes  Chambana Sun

In a year when 82 percent of Westville High School seniors graduated on time, 11 percent of those who attended Illinois community colleges had to enroll in ...

Top of the Morning, Jan. 15, 2019  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

SADEE SCAGGS is getting a jump-start on her college career, taking classes at Danville Area Community College.But she isn't done with Westville High just yet.

Carole J. Toth  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Carole J. Toth, 82, of Westville passed away Wednesday (Jan. 2, 2019) at home with family after a brief illness.

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 ...

Area Briefs | News  The Herald Argus

New Prairie school board to meet. NEW CARLISLE — The board of directors of the New Prairie United School Corp. will meet Monday at 5 p.m. at the New ...

Military graduations | Community  The Herald Argus

Colin R. Wyant. La PORTE — U.S. Air Force Airman Colin R. Wyant graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, ...

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 ...

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.

Westville picks City assistant Eubank as boys hoops coach  News Dispatch

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

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Westville Traveling Tigers hosting Wrap-a-Thon to help fund European trip  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — Westville's Traveling Tigers, a high-school-aged travel club, is hosting a Wrap-a-Thon event to raise money for its trip to central Europe.The event ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

#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, ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

Rita Delanois  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — Rita (Rakausky) Delanois, 87, of Westville passed away on Wednesday (June 6, 2018). Rita, a first-generation American, was born on July 25, ...

Westville spring sports award winners | Sports  News Dispatch

Westville High School and Westville Middle School spring athletes were recognized in a sports awards program on May 31.

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 ...

Westville fall sports award winners | Sports  News Dispatch

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

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

DURBAN: This week's pictures of old and new Durban were supplied by correspondent Mark Levin, who found pictures of the 1987 floods in an old Sunday ...

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 ...

#1StudentNWI: Safety, Homecoming, and Athletics at La Porte

Student Spotlight Sara Farlie is one of La Porte High School's multi-sport athletes, but her talent does not stop there; Sara has been selected to represent LPHS ...

Westville teen dives into world champs  Highway Mail

WESTVILLE High School's Connor Botha will proudly represent the Durban Lifesaving Club and his country at the Lifesaving World Championships Adelaide ...

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.

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 ...

Westville High, Middle spring sports award winners  The Herald Argus

Westville High School held a Spring Sports Awards Program on June 1.

Westville winter athletic award winners | Sports  News Dispatch

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

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.

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 High, Middle School athletic award winners | Sports  The Herald Argus

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

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 ...

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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:

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.

17 towns in 2017: See photos of Westville | Slideshows  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.

Hoopeston Area hosts triangular track meet | Hoopeston Chronicle

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

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.

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 ...

Military briefs | Lake County News |

Three complete military training. U.S. Air Force Airman Jacob Winland, U.S. Air Force Airman Andrew Glinski and U.S. Air Force Airman Collin T. Dorsey ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

Another big hurdle | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

CAYUGA, Ind. — While most teams are getting ready for a playoff-type atmosphere, the North Vermillion football team may already be there.

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.

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 ...

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

WESTVILLE — Karen Stefaniak has fond memories of growing up 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.

Westville winter sports award winners  The Herald Argus

Westville High School had its Winter Sports Awards Program on Wednesday. Following are the award winners:

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Hebron edges Westville for PCC title

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

4-for-4 | Local Sports |  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE — Winning just one Vermilion County championship is special, but earning the right to say that you won four straight — every year of your high ...

My Turn: Susan Larkin: Bloom where you're planted  Kenosha News

I made a cold call in 1975, looking for a job in writing.

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 ...

HS Football Playoffs Round 2 Class 3A: Monticello vs Westville  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Second round of the Class 3A Football Playoffs between the Monticello Sages and the Westville Tigers, Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Westville High School.

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 ...

Youths in the news, May 21, 2014  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Celebrating the achievements and accolades of young adults in East Central Illinois.Westville Eagle ScoutsFour Westville teenagers from Troop 249 have ...

From the archives: Labor Day celebrations  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Images from News-Gazette photographers of Labor Day celebrations over the years in East Central Illinois.

Tigers ready for challenge | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE — Duplicating the season that the 2016 Westville Tigers had on the football field will be a tall order.

'A special dance'  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

As do many in her hometown of Westville, Joyce Miller remembers the May Fete tradition at the high school.Before graduating in 1968, she and other girls at the ...

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.

Warriors top Tigers with second-half surge  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Tuscola 28, Westville 7WESTVILLE — Nick Bates rushed for 116 yards and a touchdown and completed 12 of 19 passes for 103 more yards and another score ...

Westville names winter sports award winners  The Herald Argus

Westville High School's Winter Athletic Awards Program was on Wednesday, April 1.

WRJH team earns honors at Aero Games | News  Claremore Daily Progress

High school and middle school students from across northeastern Oklahoma descended on the Rogers State University campus Thursday to test their ...

Kroner: Brazas clan lives, breathes Westville football  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

WESTVILLE — The mention of Westville High School conjures up a plethora of images.Some focus on the school being the site of the first high school football ...

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Teacher of the week: Andrea Morgan  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

On Wednesdays, we'll spotlight a difference-making area educator. To nominate a teacher, tweet to education reporter @Nicole_Lafond with the hashtag ...

PRIMARY 2018 QUESTIONNAIRES: 104th Illinois House District Democrats  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

The 104th Illinois House District includes parts of Champaign and Vermilion counties, stretching from the northern edge of Champaign County to the southern ...

A. K. Smith Welding, Construction Students Advance to State in 2018

La Porte County Career and Technical Education Students from the A. K. Smith Career Center in Michigan City took part in the SkillsUSA Indiana Region 1 ...

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 ...

Cousin remembers teen killed in Michigan City shooting  ABC 57 News

The family of a homicide victim in Michigan City is speaking out. Kamilion Jenkins was killed in a shooting Tuesday evening. Her cousin, Antoniesha Flowers, ...

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.

Interactive: Letter Grades for Every School  Oklahoma Watch

An interactive table allows you to compare your school's grade with those of others in your district, city or elsewhere. Education leaders and teachers decry the ...

Bangert: Where did state Rep. Sally Siegrist’s tweets go?  Journal & Courier

After accusing her new opponent of going negative, state rep fires back in a post later deleted from a Twitter account she now restricts or blocks.

New leaders in place at Portage High School  Chicago Tribune

New principal and three new assistant principals will greet students returning to Portage High School.

#1StudentNWI: Making a Splash in La Crosse and Wanatah

Student Spotlight: Michelle Kazmierzak Michelle Kazmierzak prides herself on being different. She likes it when she stands out from the crowd. She will be a ...

HS Baseball: Oakwood vs Westville  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Oakwood vs Westville during their prep baseball game at Westville High School on Wednesday, April 15, 2015.

'A conversation that needed to be started' | Local News  The Herald Argus

WESTVILLE — Radine Kretlow, Westville Superintendent Curtiss Strietelmeier and the community of Westville are being proactive in their fight against drugs.

Teen dies in car crash in Michigan City  South Bend Tribune

Coroner says his blood-alcohol level was more than three times the legal limit.

Buffaloes volleyball win Westville Invitational | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

WESTVILLE — The Georgetown-Ridge Farm volleyball team had a 3-1 record on Saturday to win the Westville Invitational at Westville High School.

Top of the Morning, March 18, 2017  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Introducing Sage Phillips, a 17-year-old student at Champaign Central who bagged Best In Show at the eighth annual Eric Show, a juried exhibition featuring ...

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