WHEATFIELD — On a frigid, cold morning five of the eight scheduled teams showed up to the Kankakee Valley High School Pool to compete in the annual Boys’ KV Invite. Three teams from the east w…

WHEATFIELD — The youngest Lady Kougars at Kankakee Valley High School fell to their Munster Mustang counterparts in the title game of the KV Girls’ Freshman Basketball Tourney. The four team m…

DEMOTTE — The Heritage Christian Defenders could not mount any defense against a firing-on-all-cylinders Knights senior Ben Lins on Thursday, Jan. 16. Lins had 22 points in the first quarter a…

WHEATFIELD — The Kougars dropped another heartbreaker, falling 70 – 67 to Twin Lakes at home on Friday, Jan 17. The game was hard-fought by both teams whistle to whistle and truly could have b…

WHEATFIELD — On Thursday, Jan. 16, yet another KV Softball player signed to continue her game in college. Lady Kougar third baseman Madey Flick will play for Trine University in Angola in the …

European explorers came to North America for one reason — to get rich. Sure, they were adventurers, some just wanted to find what was out there, but remember, Columbus thought he could go west…

WHEATFIELD — The visiting Munster Mustangs made short work of their host Kankakee Valley Kougar Boys’ Basketball team, manhandling them 89 – 50. The Kougars just could not stop the onslaught o…

WHEATFIELD — If you, like several others, left the game early on Thursday, Jan. 9, you might be surprised to hear that the Kankakee Valley Girls Basketball team had lost. After all, at the end…

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WHEATFIELD — As part of the annual Coaches versus Cancer drive, the Kankakee Valley Girls’ Basketball team hosted North Judson – San Pierre as their Suits and Sneakers game with the goal of ra…

WHEATFIELD — On Saturday, Jan. 11, the Champions Together Program hoisted their fifth banner in celebration of the partnership between Kankakee Valley High School and Special Olympics. Prior t…

There’s a war being waged in Kentucky. No state’s big lakes/big rivers’ environments are more under attack. More important to the Kentucky government, no state’s economy has been more affected…

WINONA LAKE, IND. — The Covenant Christian Knights Boys’ Basketball team found themselves in a familiar place at the end of the Cougar Classic held at Grace College; playing in the finals for …

WHEATFIELD — Kankakee Valley High School Athletic Director John Gray announced that two special events will occur during regularly scheduled basketball games at the school this week.

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WINONA LAKE, IND. – The Lady Knights of Covenant Christian marched unbeaten through the Cougar Classic Basketball Tournament held on Friday, Jan. 3, and Saturday, Jan. 4., beating Granger Chri…

How often have you watched a scene in an old western movie where a good guy is about to be strung up by an evil sheriff? The hero comes along, often on horseback, pulls out his six-shooter or …

INDIANA — Hunters can apply online for a reserved turkey hunt by visiting on.IN.gov/reservedhunt and clicking on the “Reserved Hunt Info” link. The application period is Jan. 6 through Feb. 19…

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley High School Dance Team held its annual Winter Dance Mini-Camp for area youngsters. The Dance Team, coached by KV alumnus Janna Witvoet, taught dance moves to l…

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley High School Junior Varsity Kougars won their portion of the KV Boys’ Basketball Holiday Tournament held Saturday, Dec 28. Four teams faced off in the J.V. tour…

DEMOTTE — The Covenant Christian Boys’ Basketball team suffered two tough losses in the last week, falling to both Tri-County and Hebron despite 25 and 22 points scoring outputs from standout …

WHEATFIELD — The Kankakee Valley Wrestling team made the most of their home mat advantage to win the eight team super dual meet held on Friday, Dec. 27. The Kougars went 5 – 0 in the meet to b…