Kankakee Valley High School
WHEATFIELD | Life is the bubbles under the sea at Kankakee Valley High School this month.
WHITING | The waves whipped onto Whihala Beach like knives on Tuesday morning. The wind above caused Lake Michigan to crash with white tops into the sand and rock.
WHEATFIELD | Roald Dahl's "Willy Wonka" will sweeten the Kankakee Valley High School stage as the KV Theatre Kompany's fall musical, opening Friday.
WHEATFIELD | Students in government at Kankakee Valley High School had a lesson in local history when Halleck historian Jerry Hoover visited classes Friday.
Jerry Hoover, a retired teacher and Halleck historian, talks Friday to students in Paul Norwine's government class at Kankakee Valley High School about the late Congressman Charlie Halleck, a native son of Rensselaer. Sept. 13 marked the 50th anniversary of Charlie Halleck Day in Rensselaer.
Tara Beere seeks to urge other teenagers to volunteer with the creation of her "Volunteer And Pass It On" blog and Facebook page. Formed in April, the organization encourages teens to pair up with local groups seeking help.
CROWN POINT | More than 130 Crown Point and Kankakee Valley high school students danced for a cause recently in the CPHS field house.
WHEATFIELD | Andrean and star pitcher Nicole Steinbach were still riding the wave of momentum of Friday's perfect game win at LaPorte.
Six Northwest Indiana schools were among those recognized by the Indiana Department of Education for high numbers of 2011 graduates passing Advanced Placement tests or for dramatically increasing the number of graduates passing the exams.
INDIANAPOLIS | The Indiana Department of Education named 23 region schools Four Star Schools on Wednesday for their superior student achievement in math and English.
WHEATFIELD | Tears mixed with laughter as friends and family recalled the life of U.S. Army Sgt. Ronald Evans Taylor during funeral services Saturday at the Boersma Funeral Home.
WHEATFIELD | Funeral services will be Saturday for U.S. Army Sgt. Ronald Evans Taylor.
WHEATFIELD | Alex Taylor said his family worried about his older brother Ronald during his two tours in Iraq. But they couldn't imagine the 28-year-old U.S. Army sergeant would end up in harm's way after returning stateside.
WHEATFIELD | A group of Kankakee Valley High School seniors put Wheatfield on the map in a big way when they appeared Thursday morning on a live segment of cable TV network C-SPAN.
Students from Kankakee Valley High School sit in the C-SPAN bus and watch as one of their classmates calls into the cable show "Washington Journal" on Thursday morning to pose a question to Cliff Guffey, American Postal Workers Union, AFL-CIO president.
Jessie Klemp, a senior at Kankakee Valley High School in Wheatfield, calls into a C-SPAN showThursday morning during a visit from the C-Span bus.
INDIANAPOLIS | A schoolwide focus on improving its graduation rate paid off Wednesday for Kankakee Valley High School to the tune of $20,000.
The Kankakee Valley High School softball team honored their former teammate Taylor "T-Cav" Cavinder during senior night at the school in Wheatfield last week. This Sunday marks the one-year anniversary of Cavinder's death in an automobile accident.
DEMOTTE | Rachel Fisher, 5, won't let go of "Eric's bunny." The stuffed toy is named in honor of her big brother, Eric Sims, who was killed in a car crash a year ago today. Taylor Cavinder, killed in the same crash, also is remembered by shouts of "T-Cav" at softball games.
RENSSELAER | Events surrounding the May 22 fiery crash that killed two teens were termed a "tragedy of mistakes" by Jasper Circuit Court Judge John Potter.
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