Kankakee Valley and Covenant Christian high schools are looking for a large turnout on Friday, Nov. 17, when the boys’ basketball teams will host their annual Food Drive Scrimmage.

Jasper County Public Library branches in DeMotte, Wheatfield, and Rensselaer will close at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 22 and remain closed on Thursday, Nov. 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday.

The Lady Kougars basketball team crushed the visiting Kouts Fillies on Saturday, Nov. 11  by a score of 79 – 20. Much as they had done in their first game of the season, the girls played a stifling game punctuated by steals and scores, to the extent that it almost didn’t seem fair.

The Kankakee Valley Booster Club and K.V. Athletic Department honored the school’s fall athletes on Monday, Nov. 6th during an award ceremony held in the high school auditorium in front of the…

The Lady Kougars Basketball Team opened their 2017-18 season last Thursday with a mauling of the visiting Lady Spartans in the Kougars’ Den with a final score of 82 – 27.How lopsided was it? N…

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Kankakee Valley High School has lost their football coach . . . again. Zach Prairie, hired in early 2016 as the Kougars Varsity coach, surprised and shocked many when he took to both twitter a…

SOUTH BEND – In a battle of Kougar versus Wildcat, it wasn’t much of a catfight last Friday night in the first round of Football Sectionals. South Bend Riley took it to Kankakee Valley early a…

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VALPARAISO — Prom night turned into a trip to Porter County Jail in handcuffs for four adults and one juvenile Saturday night after an officer with the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, serving …

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