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Hammond student wins state chess championship

Hammond student wins state chess championship

HAMMOND | Student chess masters from Gavit Middle-High School and Edison Elementary School returned with a number of trophies recently as students met at five Regional tournaments throughout the state to vie for a qualifying spot at the Scholastic Chess of Indiana Individual Chess Championsh…

March 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Gavit High students capture first place team honors

Gavit High students capture first place team honors

HAMMOND | Students from Edison Elementary School and Gavit Middle-High School recently competed in the 17th annual Hammond Invitational Chess Tournament held at Morton High School.

February 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Hammond schools team up to earn eight trophies

Hammond schools team up to earn eight trophies

HAMMOND | Edison Elementary and Gavit Middle/High school chess players combined to win eight trophies  at the Bizarre Bazaar Chess Tournament held Sept. 21 at Harrison Park downtown.

October 02, 2013 12:00 am
Edison and Morton teams double up at state chess finals

Edison and Morton teams double up at state chess finals

HAMMOND | The 44th annual Scholastic Team Chess Championships were held at Honey Creek Middle School in Terre Haute recently, where three repeat champions and one new champion were crowned in four grade-level divisions. More than 640 scholastic chess players competed in teams of four (plus a…

May 02, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Edison, Morton in top 10 of state chess finalists

Edison, Morton in top 10 of state chess finalists

HAMMOND | A total of 87 chess teams in the sixth grade and under section of the State of Indiana gathered at five different Regionals for an opportunity to be selected as one of the 34 teams to meet at the State Team Finals held in Terre Haute on March 26.

April 24, 2013 5:00 pm Photos

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Edison Chess Warriors prevail

Edison Chess Warriors prevail

HAMMOND | Edison Elementary School qualified four teams for the state finals in the 3rd Grade and Under section at the Indiana State Team Regional Chess tournament held Feb. 23 at Morton High School.

March 06, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Second three-peat for Edison chess team

Second three-peat for Edison chess team

HAMMOND | Edison Elementary School's fourth- and fifth-grade chess team pulled off a three-peat at the Hammond Invitational Chess Tournament held at Hammond High School on Dec. 1, capturing the first-place team trophy for the third year in a row.

December 21, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Chess Warriors compete in state, national and international tourneys

Chess Warriors compete in state, national and international tourneys

HAMMOND | The Edison Elementary Chess Warriors start the school year with a bright future after finishing off the previous scholastic chess season with three impressive performances in three large-scale tournaments.

August 24, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Chess warriors head to state

Chess warriors head to state

HAMMOND | Edison Elementary School's chess teams are headed to the state tournament Saturday after they continued their winning streak by doubling up with first-place finishes in both the Grade 3 and Under and the Grade 6 and Under divisions of the Indiana State Scholastic Chess Team Regiona…

March 23, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Edison Community Watch group meets on Wednesday in Hammond

HAMMOND | Edison Community Watch will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Edison Elementary School, 7025 Madison Ave.

March 03, 2012 12:00 am
Checkmate is their favorite word

Checkmate is their favorite word

HAMMOND | A total of 663 chess players from throughout the state competed recently in five regional tournaments to determine top qualifiers for the state finals.

March 01, 2012 12:00 am
Edison chess players repeat and three-peat

Edison chess players repeat and three-peat

HAMMOND | Edison Elementary School's kindergarten through grade 3 chess team pulled off a three-peat as they finished in first place for the third year in a row at the 15th Annual Hammond Invitational Chess Tournament hosted by Morton High School last month.

January 04, 2012 12:00 am
Chess is their game

Chess is their game

Teams from Munster and Hammond schools fared well at the Indiana State All Grades Chess Tournament, held last month in Fort Wayne. The best scholastic chess players in the state gathered at Canterbury High School to compete in 13 different grade levels, kindergarten through grade 12.

December 08, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Hammond students excel at chess tournament

Hammond students excel at chess tournament

HAMMOND | During the Columbus Day holiday weekend, 138 students gathered in Oak Brook, Ill.  to compete in the 2011 Susan Polgar Boys and Girls World Open chess tournament.

October 21, 2011 12:00 am

Edison Community Watch schedules adults-only meeting

HAMMOND | Edison Community Watch will host a rare adults-only Crime Watch meeting Feb. 2.

January 27, 2011 12:00 am
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