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FEATURE: Momence's Jason Bargy looks ahead to senior season  Kankakee Daily Journal

Minnesota-commit Jason Bargy is ready to shine in his senior season at Momence.



Momence Gladious Festival opens today  Kankakee Daily Journal

Come enjoy the 81st annual Momence Gladious Festival.



Jack Klasey: A palace for Momence  Kankakee Daily Journal

Last week, Momence crowned its Glad Festival queen and princess; however, the “royals” did not have a palace. In 1890 — 128 years ago — that eastern ...



Tigers score three times in six minutes to blow past Momence  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE —After a scoreless opening 18 minutes to start the year, the Herscher Tigers exploded for 21 points in the final six minutes of the first half to run ...



VOLLEYBALL: Keen helps move Momence past Dwight  Kankakee Daily Journal

Momence senior Mya Keen helped lead her team to victory Thursday over Dwight.



SOCCER: Melgar's late goal pushes Momence to regional final  Kankakee Daily Journal

The rematch is officially set after Momence defeated Bishop McNamara on a last minute goal.



Mayor Steele provides new leadership at Momence  Kankakee Daily Journal

Momence is Kankakee County's "Old Border Town."



VOLLEYBALL: Momence, Bishop McNamara win three-set regional matches  Kankakee Daily Journal

WILMINGTON — Monday kicked off the volleyball postseason, and the matches haven't disappointed. After taking a large loss in the first set of Monday's ...



Momence continues to make history in victory  Kankakee Daily Journal

CLIFTON — Over the course of the season, Momence has displayed a multitude of effective offensive styles that has translated into three 100-point games this ...



The legend of the Lillard brothers  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE — The Lillard brothers, Lamar and Lamarius, have ushered in a brand new era of Momence basketball.



FOOTBALL: 10 quarterbacks to watch this season  Kankakee Daily Journal

These 10 gunslingers will have all eyes on them come Friday nights as they aim to take their teams to the playoffs.



Marine Corps paves path for Momence superintendent  Kankakee Daily Journal

Shannon Anderson's journey to becoming superintendent of Momence Community Unit School District 1 ran through Iraq and Desert Storm.



Momence students giving back to their community  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE — For years, Jason Bargy thought about collecting and donating food for those in need. The Momence High School junior has had several friends ...



Tobacco 21 takes off in Kankakee County  Kankakee Daily Journal

Not everyone is doing it. That the students of the Pledge for Life Partnership Youth Advisory Council want you to know. Not everyone is smoking, drinking or ...



FOOTBALL: Tigers hold off Comets for narrow victory  Kankakee Daily Journal

Reed-Custer nearly pulled out one of the biggest comebacks imaginable, but simply ran out of time.



Former area teacher gets 18 months | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

KENTLAND, Ind. — A former Kankakee County teacher and high school coach was sentenced to 18 months in Indiana prison after he pleaded guilty to criminal ...



Momence mayor won't seek re-election | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

Citing new teaching responsibilities at Momence Junior High School, Mick Porter, Momence's two-term mayor, said he will not be seeking re-election this year.



Goldtrap ensnares Momence in shutout  Kankakee Daily Journal

CLIFTON — Central starter McKenna Goldtrap confounded Momence for seven strong innings en route to a five-hit shutout and a 7-0 Sangamon Valley ...



How this Momence teen netted a fishing scholarship  Kankakee Daily Journal

Dustin Demack was about 5 years old when he learned how to fish. This fall, the sport will help him pay for books and classes as he pursues his associate.



Momence, Central advance  Kankakee Daily Journal

Matti Lanie willed Momence to stay alive at the Class 2A Watseka Regional on Monday by scoring nine points in the fourth quarter as her team charged to a ...



Sotello, Pitts shine in Kays' road win vs. Momence  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE — A hot start for Brooke Kelly allowed Momence to hold its own through the first quarter of its home matchup against Kankakee, but the Kays hit their ...



Big second half downs Momence  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE -- In soccer, all it takes is one thing to go right or wrong to turn a game around.



Superintendent a tireless cheerleader for BBCHS  Kankakee Daily Journal

With an enrollment of 2076, Bradley-Bourbonnais Community High School is the largest high school in Kankakee County.



Raiders edge Momence in shootout  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE — Alex Habeeb and his upstart Momence squad continued to do what they've done all season by fighting Sangamon Valley Conference opponent ...



Warriors go 6-0 with 41-21 conference win over Momence | Iroquois County's Times-Republic  Newsbug.info

The Watseka-Saint Anne football team used four rushing touchdowns from quarterback Brendan Fletcher and another aerial score to defeat Momence High ...



$50K bond in Momence rape case  Kankakee Daily Journal

The two men accused of raping a bartender toward the end of her shift at a bar in Momence were ordered on Friday to post 10 percent of $50000 to.



Illinois Football: Illini have a big weekend ahead of them  Writing Illini

The Illinois football team has some big-time players coming up this weekend. Jason Bargy is a recruit the Illini have their eye on.



Woman Sexually Assaulted By Two Men In Momence Bar  CBS Local

(CBS) — A woman was sexually assaulted inside a bathroom at a bar in Momence over the weekend, police said. The 38-year-old victim was working as a ...



Former Momence assistant track coach arrested for the rape of a juvenile female in Lake Village  Newsbug.info

A Grant Park, IL man has been arrested for the sexual battery and rape of a teenager in Newton County early last year.



A singer, teacher and leader: Momence Mayor Porter has many talents  Kankakee Daily Journal

A plate of rib tips require your undivided attention, so when I first heard the sweet sounds of "Witchcraft'' playing in the background at the St. Teresa Parish ...



POWER RANKINGS: Irish jump, Coal City still on top  Kankakee Daily Journal

Bishop McNamara and Watseka move up, but Coal City remains on the mountain top in this week's 'Power Rankings'.



5 coaches, 5 teams and a legacy of HS football  Kankakee Daily Journal

It's throwback Thursday every Friday night for Herscher head coach Dan Wetzel. He remembers playing football for the Tigers like it was only a few weeks ago.



Manteno edges Momence  Kankakee Daily Journal

MANTENO -- Despite the final outcome, Monday night's win against Momence wasn't exactly what Manteno drew up before the game.



Trojans hope to hold on | Local Sports  Danville Commercial News

COVINGTON, Ind. — If the Covington Trojans football team wants to get past North Vermillion on Friday, they have to do one thing: Hold On.



Momence's Lanie sisters are tight duo on and off softball diamond  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE — It doesn't matter where Megan and Matti Lanie's life path takes them. No matter where the stops along the journey pop up, the two sisters face ...



Super Bowl champ relays how farming, football fit together  Kankakee Daily Journal

Long before Ted Petersen won two Super Bowl rings with the Pittsburgh Steelers, he grew up around the farm, raised in rural Momence by his parents, the late ...



KCC hosting 28th annual High School Juried Art Exhibition  Kankakee Daily Journal

Not many high school art students can host their own personal art exhibit, but more than 200 area students are getting a chance to showcase their wares at the ...



Major Leaguer and Momence grad write children's book  Kankakee Daily Journal

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Steve Trout has teamed up with Momence High School graduate Marlene Matthias on a new children's book, ...



Coach, teacher arrested then released amid allegations of sexual misconduct  Kankakee Daily Journal

Bradley police are investigating an alleged sexual relationship between a teen girl and a former assistant track coach from Momence High School and teacher at ...



Momence Chamber of Commerce to honor LaMotte for lifetime achievement  Kankakee Daily Journal

On Wednesday, lifelong community volunteer James LaMotte will have another award to add to the many he and wife, Marlene, have amassed in *service* to their ...



Did football kill Ted Petersen's teammate? | Local News  Kankakee Daily Journal

If Mike Webster, a Hall of Fame center for the legendary Pittsburgh Steelers, made any mistakes during his hard-hitting career, it was playing 17 years in NFL.



Kankakee River conservation effort draws ire, fear  Kankakee Daily Journal

After the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* proposed a 30000-acre Kankakee River national wildlife refuge in 1997, the Kankakee County Board voted 21-2 against ...



Tradition helps Glad Fest thrive  Kankakee Daily Journal

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the average life expectancy for Americans is 78.8 years of age.



Softball: Redskins need just one run to grab win over Comets  Kankakee Daily Journal

MOMENCE — In the bottom of Tuesday night's third inning, two familiar faces once again came through in the clutch for Momence's softball program.



Does golf face green or gray future?  Kankakee Daily Journal

South Shore Golf Course is changing hands and a lifelong Momence man is set to purchase the 18-hole course near the banks of the Kankakee River.



Aspiring doctor creates downtown clinic  Kankakee Daily Journal

Marcos Barajas wants to be a doctor. He's already completed his undergrad premed and biology degree at Governors State University. Next up for the 2009 ...



Remodeled Burger King lax on security?  Kankakee Daily Journal

Recent remodeling of the Burger King in Momence can't quite wash the stain of the unsolved double murder that occurred there on Jan. 13, 2007.



At a Glance: April 26, 2018  Kankakee Daily Journal

Spring bird count. Members and friends of the Kankakee Valley Audubon Society are urged to participate in the Spring Bird Count in Illinois on May 5, president ...



Derby ends with a flurry of big catches  Kankakee Daily Journal

The 34th annual Kankakee River Fishing Derby was a tale of reeling in massive walleye and several prized fish, as well as a Big Board battle between ...



Throwback Thursday: Estus Hood, ISU defensive back | Prairie State Pigskin  ChicagoNow

If you attend an Illinois State football game, don't look for someone wearing No. 8 on the field. It has long since been retired to mark the excellence of former ...



80th annual Glad Fest on tap Wednesday  Kankakee Daily Journal

One of the area's most enduring summer traditions, the 80th annual Momence Gladiolus Festival makes its return Wednesday at 7 p.m., when the princess and ...



Petersen to speak at FB annual meeting  Kankakee Daily Journal

Two-time NFL Super Bowl champion Ted Petersen, of Momence, will be the guest speaker at the 104th annual meeting of the Kankakee County Farm Bureau on ...



Auto shop, restaurant gain new life at familiar locations  Kankakee Daily Journal

The longtime location of the recently closed Goodknecht Motors, 300 E. Broadway St., Bradley, will soon be the new home for an auto detailing business, ...



'Coach Mike' pitches a new game  Kankakee Daily Journal

Many know Mike Downey as the sheriff of Kankakee County. But for the past six weeks, a bunch of kids from Pembroke Township have known him as “Coach ...



Wedding: Angela Fiorita & Jamie Day  Kankakee Daily Journal

Dr. Angela Fiorita, of Hollywood Hills, Calif., and Jamie Day, of Los Angeles, Calif., were married Sept. 7 in a private ceremony at the home of the bride's father in ...



2016 PARCC test results  Chicago Tribune

The Tribune reviewed the passing, or proficiency, rate on the PARCC exams across both reading and math in all grades tested at some 3,700 schools, ...



Jessica's body finally found; Family, friends begin hard road to closure  Kankakee Daily Journal

More than one month after Jessica Hinojosa's red Camaro was pulled from the Kankakee River, fire officials on Friday morning recovered her body, bringing an ...



Kankakee native hosting comedy show in Chicago, abroad  Kankakee Daily Journal

More than two years ago, comedian T-Murph, a Kankakee native, was working a day job while trying to further his career in entertainment.



Morning Star pastor calls upon the community  Kankakee Daily Journal

Listening leaders are able to put themselves "in someone else's skin." That was the message Monday at services for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day at Morning ...



2nd 'Pull in the Park' set for Sunday in Chebanse  Kankakee Daily Journal

The American Legion Park in Chebanse will offer a rare mix of nostalgia and competition Sunday. The second annual Pull In The Park is a "barnyard class" ...



Braves host annual tryouts at KCC  Kankakee Daily Journal

"Hustle! Hustle! Hustle! There's no walking in baseball." Atlanta Braves amateur scout Stu Cann was shouting as about 80 baseball players rotated drills during ...



T. Murph lands national audition spot  Kankakee Daily Journal

The comedy career for Chicago-based comedian T. Murph, a Kankakee native, keeps trending upward.



Milt Pappas, legendary Cubs pitcher, dead at 76  Kankakee Daily Journal

Milt Pappas, a onetime Cubs pitcher and a longtime Beecher resident, was found dead at his home on Tuesday. He was 76.



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