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Plano High School graduates Class of 2019  Kendall County Now

Plano High School bid farewell to one of its largest classes in recent years at the commencement exercises for the Class of 2019 on Sunday afternoon.

Juvenile Charged for Allegedly Battering Teacher at Plano HS  WspyNews

Plano Police say a 16 year-old juvenile is charged with Aggravated Battery to a teacher after they allegedly battered a teacher at Plano High School on Friday ...

Pomp and Circumstance: Plano Teen Graduates From High School and Community College; Paw Paw Graduates Last HS Class  WspyNews

She will graduate from community college before graduating from high school.

8th Back to School Bash set for Aug. 23  Kendall County Now

Plano's eighth annual Back to School Bash for Plano students and their families will be from 4 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, August 23, at Plano High School's Reaper ...

Plano High School honors students, staff in April  Kendall County Now

Plano High School recently named its students and staff of the month for April.

Ponx, New Head Football Coach at Plano High School  WspyNews

Plano High School would like to announce the hiring of Rick Ponx as our new head football coacPonx brings a wealth of coaching experiences and knowledge ...

Plano School District 88 to host 'Salute to Service' May 6  Kendall County Now

The Plano School District will host its seventh annual “Salute to *Service*” awards ceremony on Monday, May 6 at 6 p.m. The ceremony will honor Plano Premier ...

Plano High School names students, staff of the month for October  Kendall County Now

Plano High School recently announced its students and staff of the month for October. PHS staff nominated students for Student of the Month for the month of ...

Plano High School Parking Lot Expansion, Landscape Renovation and Outdoor Classroom Complete  WspyNews

Summer construction at Plano High School, which included a landscape renovation and a parking lot expansion, is complete.

Plano Prom Walk crowns king and queen  Kendall County Now

Blustery breezes didn't phase Plano High School students on Friday afternoon as they gathered in the school auditorium to participate in the annual Prom Walk.

Plano High School names students, staff of the month for November  Kendall County Now

Students are nominated for PRIDE behavior (Personal responsibility, Respect, Involved academically, Demonstrates safe behavior, and Excellence in what they ...

Mumps Case Reported in Plano District #88 | Local News  WspyNews

Plano School District #88 officials say in an email to parents Wednesday that a student at Plano High School may have contracted a case of the mumps and a ...

Plano High School celebrates new outdoor learning area  Kendall County Now

The parking lot at the Plano High School today bears little resemblance to the one students saw every day until school closed last spring.

High school football: Kunz moves to Plainfield East from Plano  The Herald-News

Former Plano coach brings college-level experience to Bengals.

Plano High School grad earns Army Ranger tab  Kendall County Now

U.S. Army Capt. John Helmers of Plano earned his United States Army Ranger tab April 26 at Fort Benning, Georgia. At the Ranger School graduation ceremony ...

Support Services on Hand in Plano #88 Following Passing of Recent Graduate  WspyNews

Plano School District #88 officials say that support services are on hand throughout the day, Thursday, following the passing of a recent graduate.

Remembering the 1998-99 Plano boys basketball team  Kendall County Now

Twenty years ago, the 1998-99 boys basketball team gave Plano High School its first “state hardware” since the 1976 cross country team finished fourth in the ...

Plano High School hosting ribbon-cutting for outdoor projects  Kendall County Now

A ribbon-cutting celebration for the Plano High School landscape renovation, outdoor classroom and learning garden will take place Monday, Sept. 24.

Plano Yesteryear: Plano wrestling has history of excellence  Kendall County Now

While wrestling has not had as long of history at Plano High School as football or basketball, it has had a history of excellence.

Plano Yesteryear: Local happenings in Plano's history  Kendall County Now

Forty years ago, the 1978-79 Plano girls' basketball team set the Plano High School basketball record for winning percent in a season by posting a 21 win, four ...

Plano School District budget on display until Sept. 24  Kendall County Now

Plano School District 88's fiscal 2018-19 budget was placed on public display at the Aug. 20 school board meeting. Superintendent Tony Baker said the budget ...

Back to class: New school year opens at Plano Middle School  Kendall County Now

Balloons decorated every entryway to Plano Middle School, Wednesday morning, Aug. 14 to welcome students and teachers back for the 2019-2020 school ...

Plano High School parking lot project underway  Kendall County Now

On May 29, Plano High School Students left the building not to return until the start of the 2018-19 school year in August. And within days after closing, the ...

Plano High named one of America's Most Challenging High Schools  Kendall County Now

Plano High School recently received recognition for its academic program by two national publications, according to information provided by Plano Community ...

Shooting Threat Written on Bathroom Wall at Plano High School  WspyNews

The Plano Police Department says they are investigating a written threat at Plano High School that threatens a shooting at the school.

Officials: Plano students don't have mumps virus  Kendall County Now

PLANO – Plano school officials announced Friday, March 22, that the district was notified by county and state health officials about one Plano High School ...

Plano High School announces Illinois State Scholars  Kendall County Now

Principal Eric Benson recently announced that 13 Plano High School students from the graduating class of 2017 have been recognized as Illinois State Scholars ...

Plano School Board adopts new state plan for hiring substitute teachers  Kendall County Now

Two agencies to provide training for short-term subs.

Plano High School names students, staff of the month for March  Kendall County Now

Plano High School recently announced its students and staff of the month for March. PHS staff nominated students for Student of the Month for the month of ...

Plano Woman Arrested On Criminal Sexual Abuse Charge  WspyNews

Plano Police say a 19 year-old Plano woman was arrested on a warrant for Criminal Sexual Abuse.

Plano High School celebrates prom, crowns king and queen  Kendall County Now

Family and friends of Plano High School students had the chance to celebrate the class of 2018 before graduation at the school's Prom Walk on Friday, April 27.

Scholarships awarded at UMC of Plano  Kendall County Now

Three scholarships were awarded on Sunday, June 30, at the United Methodist Church of Plano. The scholarships were established by Pete and Betty Wolsfeld ...

Grandma Rosie's a place for sweet treats, good eats in Plano  Kendall County Now

As spring and summer get closer and closer, fun and quick food is going to be increasing in demand. So, to check out the situation, I recently paid a visit to ...

Plano H.S. Student Cited in 3-Vehicle Crash Near School; Police Say 3 Hospitalized with Minor Injuries  WspyNews

UPDATE: Plano Police say that two Plano High School students and a 55 year-old Sandwich woman were hospitalized with minor injuries, following the Friday ...

Plano School District 88 Board approves administrator, staff wage hikes  Kendall County Now

Salary increases for the 2017-18 school year averaging 3.5 percent for Plano School District 88 administrators were unanimously approved at the June 19 ...

Plano High School principal Eric Benson to step down; will be reassigned  Kendall County Now

Plano High School principal Eric Benson has resigned effective with the end of the current school year this spring, Superintendent Dr. Hector Garcia announced ...

Plano students gather together in district-wide choir concert  Kendall County Now

Students from across Plano Community Unit School District 88 gathered at Plano High School on Sunday to take part in a Choir Extravaganza. Emily G. Johns ...

February students/staff of month named at Plano High School  Kendall County Now

Plano High School staff nominated students for “Student of the Month” for the month of February. Students are nominated for PRIDE behavior, Personal ...

John Fawver Seated as Alderman on Plano Council; Outgoing Alderman Bob Jones Bids Farewell  WspyNews

Newly elected Plano Second Ward Alderman John Fawver was sworn-in by 23rd Circuit Court Judge Stephen Krentz at the Plano City Council meeting.

Principal named at Emily G. Johns School, assistant picked for PHS  Kendall County Now

Lucas R. Baughman of Yorkville was named principal of Emily G. Johns School and Julie Adelmann of Shorewood was named assistant principal for Plano High ...

New Plano High School principal hired on unanimous school board vote  Kendall County Now

James A. Seput of Shorewood will be the new principal of Plano High School. Seput was one of more than 35 applicants for the job, Plano School District 88 ...

Emily G. Johns Principal Tony Baker Slated as Next Plano Superintendent  WspyNews

The longtime principal of Emily G. Johns Intermediate School in Plano has been selected as the candidate the Plano School District #88 Board of Education will ...

Commencement ceremonies at Plano High Schooll honor graduates: 14 photos  Kendall County Now

Plano High School held graduation ceremonies for the class of 2017 at the school Sunday.

String of threats, student arrest in Plano called unusual  Chicago Tribune

At least two unsubstantiated threats in Plano School District 88 were reported to police and a student was arrested after a loaded gun was found in school.

Plano School District 88's Salute to Service event set for May 8  Kendall County Now

The Plano School District will host its sixth annual Salute to *Service* awards ceremony at 6 p.m. Tuesday, May 8. The ceremony will honor Plano Premier Award ...

Breaking: Two Plano school administrators in running for district's top job  Kendall County Now

It's certainly a first for the Plano School District--and perhaps a first for any school district.

Left In Time: 100-Year-Old Plano Barn Houses Items of Old  WspyNews

Just like a TV episode out of American Pickers, the 100-year old three-story dairy barn hid its secrets, tucked away from view on a country road in the woods.

Girls Basketball: MaKenzie Vann, Plano poised for a big year under new coach  Kendall County Now

Makenzie Vann makes no bones about it. Defense is the personal favorite and top priority of Vann, a Plano senior, and she has a pretty practical explanation ...

Five Plano High Students Charged Over Possible Hazing Incidents  CBS2 Chicago

PLANO, Ill. (CBS) –Five students at southwest suburban Plano High School are accused of sexual assault and battery over possible hazing incidents. A Plano ...

Plano man sentenced to prison for selling heroin near Plano High School  Kendall County Now

A Plano man has been sentenced to six years in state prison for selling heroin within 500 feet of Plano High School.

Roundup: Leo Amezquita, Estevan Cervantes lead Plano soccer past Wilmington  Kendall County Now

BOYS SOCCER. Plano: Leo Amezquita and Estevan Cervantes each had a goal and an assist for the Reapers in a 4-0 win over Wilmington on Oct. 4.

Police: Plano Man Arrested After Allegedly Punching Cars, Resisting a Peace Officer in Plano  WspyNews

A Plano man who was arrested by Plano Police earlier this month after he allegedly nearly hit two squad cars was arrested once again in a disorderly conduct ...

Plano Man Sentenced for Selling Heroin Near Plano High School  WspyNews

A Plano man was sentenced to six years in prison after delivering heroin near Plano High School.

New Serena H.S. Principal Worked at Plano and Yorkville High Schools  WspyNews

Serena High School has a new principal. 37 year-old Adam West was appointed by the Community Unit #2 Board of Education at Thursday night's meeting.

Roundup: May Long, Plano win I-8 girls golf meet  Kendall County Now

GIRLS GOLF. Plano: The Reapers took first place at the Interstate Eight Conference meet on Tuesday with a total of 451. Sandwich (463) was second and Lisle ...

Ward 2 Race in Plano Set for April 2019 Election; 3 Other Incumbents Unopposed  WspyNews

One seat in a Plano ward will be contested in the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election.

Boys Basketball: Reapers hoping to pick up where they left off  Kendall County Now

With 7 players back, Plano aims to avoid another slow start.

Third-graders at Plano's Centennial School start their own newspaper  Kendall County Now

Julie Taxis, a third-grade teacher at Plano's Centennial Grade School, was surprised when four students told her last fall that they wanted to start a school ...

Plano High School announces students, staff of the month for January  Kendall County Now

Plano High School recently announced its students and staff of the month for January. PHS staff nominated students for Student of the Month for the month of ...

Cross Country: Plano runners push through for Ross  Kendall County Now

Reapers have strong finishes at 7th annual Ross Greiter Invite.

Former Plano H.S. Standout Athlete Sentenced to Life in Prison for Oregon Murder  WspyNews

A former standout athlete from Plano could spend the rest of his life in prison for his role in the murder of an Oregon man in 2016.

Parents, Students Speak to Oswego 308 Board Requesting Another Referendum Try  WspyNews

Will Oswego School District 308 attempt a third tax referendum? After two failed attempts to generate additional revenue and budget cuts over $14 million in four ...

Liquor License Granted for Downtown Pub in Plano  WspyNews

After an unanimous vote by eight aldermen, even Superman would have to smile when the Plano City Council agreed to expand the number of liquor licenses ...

Students, staff for March at Plano High School  Kendall County Now

Plano High School staff nominated students for “Student of the Month” for March.

Memorial Day Weekend Activities Scheduled in Sandwich, Plano, Yorkville and Surrounding Communities  WspyNews

Ceremonies and parades are set for the weekend and on Memorial Day this coming Monday.

Boys Basketball: Familiar face Jim Braddish takes over in Sandwich  Kendall County Now

Braddish, in his sixth season coaching at Sandwich, was officially tabbed as the Indians' new head coach in August. It came after Brennan Callahan chose to ...

New Plano H.S. Principal Looking to Raise AP Scores  WspyNews

At its meeting last Monday, the Plano School District Board of Education unanimously approved 48 year-old Jim Seput as the new Plano High principal.

Snapchat leads to sexual relationship between Plano teacher, student

PLANO -- A Plano high school teacher was arrested and charged with sexual assault after police say a relationship between her and a student began on ...

Early Voting Begins for April Election | Local News  WspyNews

Voting is underway for the April 2nd Consolidated Election in Kendall and the surrounding counties in the WSPY listening area. Early voting opened on ...

Plano youth football camp, now in its fifth year, continues to grow  Kendall County Now

The thing that aspiring youth football players probably look forward to most in the fall is sitting under the lights during Friday night high school games.

Volleyball: Esmond excited about her Reapers' experience  Kendall County Now

Plano returns five starters, plenty of club background.

Nearly 64 Additional Acres Purchased for Sandwich Fairgrounds | Local News  WspyNews

Two new additions will make their debuts at the 2019 Sandwich Fair which were announced recently at its annual stockholders' meeting.

Girls Basketball: Al Gruidl, Plano's beloved assistant coach, bidding good-bye  Kendall County Now

PLANO – That voice will be missed. For nearly five decades, Al Gruidl's distinctive bark has been as familiar a beat in the Plano basketball gym as balls ...

Kendall Authorities Arrest Man for Alleged Cocaine Manufacture, Possession  WspyNews

An Aurora man with a previously listed address in Yorkville was arrested Monday for Class X felony Manufacture or Delivery of a Controlled Substance, with that ...

Three new Plano police officers sworn in  Kendall County Now

12 weeks of training next for recruits at police academy.

Tornado Watch Expires Early; Wind Advisory Remains in Effect Until 10:00 P.M.  WspyNews

The Tornado Watch that was in effect until 5:00 p.m. for Kendall, Kane, LaSalle and DeKalb Counties expired early just before 3:00 p.m..

P.H. Miller preschool awarded Gold Circle of Quality  Kendall County Now

The P.H. Miller preschool program was recognized with a top honor by the Illinois State Board of Education: the ExceleRate Illinois Gold Circle of Quality.

Substitute teacher pay in Plano School District 88 increased  Kendall County Now

Substitute teachers who work in Plano School District 88 will be paid the same amount as other area districts as of this year.

75 Years Ago: Remembering Plano and Yorkville Players in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League  WspyNews

Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois. 75 years ago today; that was the site of Spring Training.

Hundreds Dip Into Icy Waters Sunday for Polar Plunge in Yorkville  WspyNews

More than 400 people took a dip into icy water, freezin' for a reason at Yorkville's Silver Springs State Park on Sunday.

Plano Legion planning Memorial Day events  Kendall County Now

Plano American Legion Post 395 will be hosting several events in recognition of Memorial Day.

Injuries Reported in Weekend Accidents in Yorkville | Local News  WspyNews

Drivers were injured in a pair of unrelated accidents in Yorkville over the weekend.

Ottawa Girl, Member of Serena FFA Chapter Selected as Treasurer for 2019-2020 Illinois State FFA Officer Team  WspyNews

An Ottawa girl who is a member of the Serena Future Farmers of America Chapter was elected at the 91st annual Illinois State FFA Convention on Thursday to ...

YHS grad hosting unique fundraiser to pay adoption costs for two Ugandan boys  Kendall County Now

Lisa O'Brien set her life plan as a high school teacher until God intervened, took her thousands of miles from her home to fulfill a calling as a missionary and now ...

Former Plano H.S. Athlete Held on Murder Charges in Salem, Oregon  WspyNews

A man from Plano who was an all-conference running back on the Plano High School football team in 2014 was arrested for murder on August 1st in Salem, ...

WSPY Awarded for News Coverage, Community Service at Illinois Broadcasters Association 'Silver Dome' Awards  WspyNews

WSPY and Nelson Multimedia Incorporated radio stations were well decorated at Thursday night's Illinois Broadcasters Association "Silver Dome" Awards in ...

IVVC names outstanding students for winter 2018  Kendall County Now

Indian Valley Vocational Center recently announced its Outstanding Winter Students.

Bob Hausler Announces Candidacy for Third Term as Mayor of Plano  WspyNews

Plano Mayor Bob Hausler has announced that he will be running for re-election in the April 4th, 2017, consolidated election.

Four score  Kendall County Now

Alyssa Dolan's four wins on the track lead Plano to third at Seneca Invite.

Incentive Agreement for Raintree Village in Yorkville Approved by City Council  WspyNews

Following a 7-1 vote at their meeting earlier this week, Yorkville aldermen approved an economic incentive and development agreement for the Raintree Village ...

Football: Have ball, Will travel – former Plano star, current teacher Will Brown following his football dreams overseas to Serbia  Kendall County Now

Brown, who starred at Plano High School and now is a job coach and substitute teacher in the transition program at his alma mater, has always kept a football ...

Interstate Exit: Plano, Sandwich searching for new league after 8 teams finalize leaving I-8  Kendall County Now

The high schools of Coal City, Manteno, Reed-Custer, Wilmington, Herscher, Lisle, Streator and Peotone made it official on Oct. 4 at their monthly Interstate Eight ...

Plano Supt. Tony Baker, Sandwich Supt. Rick Schmitt Named Co-Mayors for 'Plano-Bologna-Sandwich Day'  WspyNews

The “Plano-Bologna-Sandwich Day” committee has announced that Plano Superintendent Tony Baker and Sandwich Superintendent Rick Schmitt have been ...

Aurora Nursing Home Employee Arrested After Making Alleged 'Henry Pratt' Threats  WspyNews

An Aurora nursing home employee was arrested after making alleged "Henry Pratt" threats at his employer on Tuesday.

Eldamain Rd. Construction Completed, Road Now Open! | Local News  WspyNews

Eldamain Rd. between Route 34 and River Rd. is now open!

Football: Perez, Reapers ready to prove themselves  Kendall County Now

New-look Plano starts practice, counting on leadership of Perez and Chavez.

Aurora Mayor Issues Statement Regarding Citizen Fear of ICE Raids  WspyNews

Governor JB Pritzker is signing a package of new laws to help protect immigrants living in Illinois.

2014 Plano High graduate dies in crash  Kendall County Now

Incident at county line is second fatal crash at intersection in 3 weeks.

Smallville Superfest to swoop back into Plano  Kendall County Now

Plano's annual celebration of its unique film culture, Smallville Superfest, will return to the city's downtown from Friday, Aug. 17, through Sunday, Aug. 19.

Fill the Boot for Burn Camp | Community News  WspyNews

The Plainfield Fire Protection District is asking for your help to “Fill the Boot for Burn Camp.” Firefighter/Paramedics will be in front of the Walmart at 127th Street ...

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