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Justin Hillman of New Lenox is competing on the men’s wheelchair basketball team for the 2018-19 season at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, where he is studying physical education. Founded in 1973, the men’s wheelchair basketball program at UW-Whitewater is a club sport that competes nationally. The Warhawks have won 13 national championships since 1982, most…

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Beecher School News/Sport Schedules

School News November 21: No School November 22-23: Thanksgiving Break – No School December 3: Teachers’ Institute – No Student Attendance Sports High School Boys Varsity Basketball November 19, 20, 23, 24: Coaler Turkey Tourney, away, 5:30 p.m., Manteno Boys JV Basketball November 19, 20, 23: Coaler Turkey Tourney, away, TBA, Manteno Girls Varsity Basketball…

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Peotone School News

Important Dates *November 16 – 18: PHS “The Hobbit” *November 21 – 23: Thanksgiving Break – No School *December 4: Friends of Music, 6:30 p.m., PHS Commons *December 5: Athletic Boosters, 7 p.m., PHS Commons College/University Visits November 15: Purdue University – Calumet Campus, at 11:10 a.m. November 15: University of Southern Alabama, at 1:30…

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Peotone School Menus: November 19 – 20

No school November 21 – 23: Thanksgiving Break! PHS Monday, November 19 Nachos, California blend veggies, corn, oranges, and milk Tuesday, November 20 Bosco sticks with marinara sauce, mixed salad with dressing, mixed fruit, and milk PJHS Monday, November 19 Ravioli, garlic bread, green beans, pineapple, chocolate pudding, and milk Tuesday, November 20 Bosco sticks…

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BJHS Announces First Quarter Honor Rolls

Beecher Junior High School recently announced students named to its first quarter honor rolls. Congratulations to the following students! High Honor Roll Eighth grade: Sydney Bonham, Trinity Bonham, Olivia Craig, Lola Eckhardt, Jack Flora, Michael Gaidar, Jacob Graniczny, Lucas Henchel, Olivia Hodac, Ethan Jacobs, Riley Keating, Andre Kellum, Margaret Leahy, Ava Lindow, Morgan Magruder, Morgan…

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KCC Offering Variety of Spring Enrollment Opportunities

The college lists courses at www.kcc.edu/schedule and also has advisement staff to assist new and prospective students with options. There are 54 unique subject areas, including classes that meet in person, online and as a combination of the two – called hybrid. Some classes have several times from which to select, or are offered in more than one location.…

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ONU School of Music Students Touring with Sidewalk Prophets

Shine, FM, a broadcast ministry of Olivet Nazarene University, announced the upcoming appearance of Sidewalk Prophets at Centennial Chapel in Bourbonnais. Performing on stage with the band will be students from the horns and strings sections in Olivet’s School of Music. This Dove Award-winning band will bring the “Great Big Family Christmas Tour” to Olivet’s campus on December 15.…

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Lincoln-Way Auto Students Prepare Seniors’ Vehicles for Winter

Winter weather is quickly approaching and Lincoln-Way Central has partnered with the Village of New Lenox to ensure senior citizens are prepared to drive in whatever Mother Nature brings. Auto Shop students performed vehicle safety inspections for approximately 25 senior citizens. They checked fluid and antifreeze levels, belts, hoses, tested the battery, and inspected tires…

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KCC Presents Vet’s Art Exhibition

The Visual Arts Department at Kankakee Community College continues the tradition of honoring a veteran artist by hosting an exhibition by Yvette M. Pino. “Take a second look,” Pino said in her artist’s statement. “This is what I tell people when they view my work. The textures I create, those optical layers, are built with…

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C-MHS Announces First Quarter Honor Roll

Crete-Monee High School recently announced students named to its first quarter honor roll. Congratulations to the following students. Honor Roll *Seniors: Nicholas Albrecht, Jesus Ambriz, Nyree Avery, Jeremiah Benjamin, Rylan Bly, Jerlonda Bowen, Amir Breckenridge, Quran Brown, Makaylah Bryant, Jakobe Carter, Isaiah Castile, John Chambers Thigpen, Pamela Clancy, Khadijah Clark, Julia Cox, Julianna Cox, Timothy…

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All Three Lincoln-Way High Schools Ranked in Top 10 Percent in Illinois

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) released the Illinois Report Cards (IRC) for the 2017-2018 school year. All three Lincoln-Way high schools ranked among the top 10 percent in the state, all three earning summative ratings of Exemplary, the highest ranking ISBE offers.   The designations provide a public benchmark of each school’s progress toward the goal of preparing all students for success in college…

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Charity Basketball at KCC

A charity basketball game November 14 will emphasize working together for the greater good. Tip off is 5 p.m. in the KCC Ryan Gymnasium. The community is invited. On one side of the court will be the KCC Veterans Association. The other side will include KCC police officers and administrators. Admission is $2 for students with an ID, or $5 for…

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Students Learn About Various Trades at Career Fair

Welder, electrician, police officer, EMT – with so many different job fields, how do students decide their future? Students from all three Lincoln-Way high schools met with a variety of local professionals in nearly 20 different trades at the inaugural Career Fair at Lincoln-Way Central. “I’m not set on something yet, I know I want…

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Beecher School News/Sport Schedules

School News November 12: Veterans Day Observance – No School November 21: No School November 22-23: Thanksgiving Break – No School Sports High School Boys Varsity Basketball November 19, 20, 23, 24: Coaler Turkey Tourney, away, 5:30 p.m., Manteno Boys JV Basketball November 19, 20, 23: Coaler Turkey Tourney, away, TBA, Manteno Girls Varsity Basketball…

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Peotone School Menus: November 12 – 16

PHS Monday, November 12 Quesadilla, sweet tater fries, salsa, broccoli, pineapple, and milk Tuesday, November 13 Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, bread, peaches, fruit roll-up, and milk Wednesday, November 14 Pulled pork sandwich, BBQ sauce, French fries, cucumbers, oranges, and milk Thursday, November 15 Chicken taco, refried beans, carrots, applesauce, chocolate chip…

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