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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 ...

No Mumps Cases At Plano Schools, Officials Report  Oswego, IL Patch

No Mumps Cases At Plano Schools: Officials - Oswego, IL - According to a report, Plano School District 88 officials said they've been in contact with physicians, ...

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.

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

Brad Kunz has always felt really comfortable at Plainfield East High School. Kunz's first high school track meet as a coach was hosted by Plainfield East High ...

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 ...

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.

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 announces Hall of Fame class  Kendall County Now

Plano High School has announced its Class of 2019 Hall of Famers.

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.

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

Plano High School recently announced its students and staff of the month for December.

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 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 ...

Summer Construction Includes Redevelopment of Plano High School Parking Lot, Creation of Student Plaza  WspyNews

Before school returns at the end of summer, students, parents and staff entering Plano High School will likely see a very different parking lot and main entrance ...

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 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 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 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 High School hosting community garage sale May 19-20  Kendall County Now

Plano High School will be hosting a community garage sale in the PHS auxiliary gym from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, and Sunday, May 20.

Large Gas Leak Repaired in Plano | Local News  WspyNews

A large gas leak was reported on Wednesday afternoon in Plano after a gas main was struck by a construction crew near E. Prairie St. and Lew St. in Plano.

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.

Safety, education at Plano High School  Kendall County Now

In May, Plano High School Drivers' Education class was visited by Lynn Hoffman, Open Roads ABATE of Illinois safety and education chairperson. She shared ...

Spot Still Sought for Plano Historical Society Museum  WspyNews

Two unique items recently came to Plano. NB3030 - Bell. Your browser does not support the audio element. That's the bell off of an historic steam engine train, ...

Plano H.S. Officials Say 'March 14th Shooting' Found Written on Bathroom Stall; 5 Students Questioned  WspyNews

Plano High School officials say that plans have been modified for a student walkout next week, after the words, "March 14th shooting" were found written on a ...

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.

State Report Card Indicates Several SD308 Schools Underperforming; Yorkville, Sandwich, Somonauk, Earlville Rated 'Commendable' Under New Rating System  WspyNews

The Illinois Report Card for schools in the state was released on Tuesday and newly implemented ratings for schools in the WSPY listening area vary.

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. Out of nearly 40 candidates who applied to replace Dr. Hector Garcia ...

Plano Moves Meeting on Gjovik to Thursday; Mayor Provides More Detail on Incentives  WspyNews

The Plano City Council did not meet last night but Plano's Mayor has provided more information about an expected discussion on Gjovik Ford.

Man Injured in Apparent Beating in Plano Intersection; Police Investigating  WspyNews

Plano Police say that a Sandwich man was found beaten in the intersection of Route 34 and Little Rock Rd., early Saturday morning following an apparent road ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Area Police Reports for Wednesday, January 9, 2019 | Local News  WspyNews

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with ...

Somonauk Man Arrested on Drug Charges in Plano  WspyNews

A Sandwich K-9 team was called in and a Somonauk man was arrested, allegedly with a controlled substance and several items of drug contraband in Plano.

Plano Man Arrested on LaSalle Co. Drug Charge While Plano Police Recover Stolen Vehicle  WspyNews

A Plano man is being held in the LaSalle County Jail on $1 Million bond after Plano Police arrested him on an outstanding drug warrant during an incident in ...

IVVC names outstanding students for winter 2018  Kendall County Now

Indian Valley Vocational Center recently announced its Outstanding Winter Students.

Three new Plano police officers sworn in  Kendall County Now

Three new police officers were sworn into the Plano Police Department during a special city council meeting Monday, July 30. However, the new officers won't ...

State Legislators Meet With Educators at Yorkville High School; Minimum Wage, Other Topics Discussed  WspyNews

Several state legislators met with education officials and members of the business community at Yorkville High School on Friday to discuss topics impacting local ...

Plano School Board Set to Approve New Superintendent Tony Baker Tonight  WspyNews

The Plano School Board will vote tonight on the approval of Emily G. Johns Intermediate School Principal Tony Baker as the new Superintendent of District #88.

Plano Man Charged With DUI, Child Endangerment Following DUI Crash in Yorkville  WspyNews

A Plano man is charged with counts of Driving Under the Influence and Endangering the Life of a Child, following a property damage crash in Yorkville on ...

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 ...

Gjovik Ford Looks to Move from Sandwich to Plano; Plano Offering $6.95 Million Sales Tax Rebate  WspyNews

Owner Scott Gjovik is planning to move his Ford dealership from its location on Route 34 in Sandwich to the southwest corner of Rt. 34 and Mitchell Rd. in Plano.

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 ...

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.

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.

Kendall Co. Bd. Moving Toward Accepting Settlement Payment of $193540 in Penalties, Interest and Taxes at Lakewood Springs Club Subdivision in Plano  WspyNews

The Kendall County Board moved a step closer to approving a settlement on penalty and interest on Special *Service* Area, or SSA taxes and real estate taxes at ...

Plano Juvenile Charged with Multiple Felonies in Connection with Aurora Shooting  WspyNews

A Plano juvenile is facing a number of felony charges in connection with a shooting that occurred on Thursday in not far from the Montgomery line in Aurora.

Plano High School Gets New Principal from Indian Prairie District; Jim Seput Replaces Eric Benson  WspyNews

An administrator in the Indian Prairie School District has been chosen the new principal at Plano High School.

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 ...

Rain doesn't dampen Sandwich's Homecoming spirit  Kendall County Now

Sandwich High School students were all smiles on Friday afternoon during the school's Homecoming parade, despite the steady drizzle that began about an ...

Track and Field: Photos from Tuesday's Plano track meet  Kendall County Now

Plano High School held a co-ed track meet on Tuesday. Here are photos.

Oswego Education Association Endorses SD308 Referendum on April Election Ballot  WspyNews

The Oswego Education Association in a statement on social media endorsed the Oswego SD308 operating tax referendum that will appear on the Apr. 2 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Area Police Reports for Monday, February 18, 2019 | Local News  WspyNews

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with ...

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 ...

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.

Plano Legion planning Memorial Day events  Kendall County Now

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

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 ...

WSPY Reporter, Longtime Teacher Jim Wyman to be Honored for Public Address Contributions at Fremd H.S.  WspyNews

Longtime WSPY News Reporter Jim Wyman will be honored on Friday for his contributions to athletics at a suburban school.

Yorkville man had hand in creating 'Rampage' game that inspired hit movie  Kendall County Now

Years before “Rampage” was a smashing success as an arcade and computer game in the 1980s and decades before it was a major motion picture starring ...

Yorkville Police Close Investigation into Messages Found in Yorkville Christian High School Student's Locker; No Threat to Students, Faculty Found  WspyNews

UPDATE: Yorkville Police confirmed in a press release on Friday that there is no threat to students, faculty or the general public after a series of "unusual and ...

Plano Reaches Settlement Over Unfinished Infrastructure in Lakewood Springs  WspyNews

A settlement has been reached between the city of Plano and the financing arm of a developer in Plano. The Plano City Council will meet tonight at 6 p.m. to.

Plano Woman Arrested for Allegedly Biting, Punching Woman in Domestic Incident  WspyNews

A Plano woman is charged with two counts of Domestic Battery after she allegedly bit her mother in the arm and struck her in the mouth on Saturday.

Plano Man Arrested for Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Damage to Government Supported Property After Damaging Cell Door at Sandwich Police Department  WspyNews

A Plano man was arrested for Disorderly Conduct and on other charges following an incident in Sandwich early Thursday morning.

Dads and daughters enjoy 'Adventures Under the Sea' dance in Plano  Kendall County Now

Fathers, guardians, family members and friends took the young women in their lives out for a night on the town, at the Plano School District 88 PATT (Parents ...

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 ...

Arrest Made for New Threats at Thompson Junior High in Oswego; Teen Allegedly Threatened Administrator  WspyNews

A 13 year-old Montgomery boy has been arrested in connection with two more threats that were made at an Oswego junior high school where a school ...

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.

Sandwich Woman, Plano Man Arrested in Plano Theft Incident; Man Arrested on Warrants Stemming from May Hit-and-Run Accident  WspyNews

A Sandwich woman was arrested for Theft and a Plano man in her vehicle was arrested on a number of warrants our of Kendall County following an incident in ...

Plano High School announces staff, students 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 ...

Illinois Football: Illini snag underrated 2019 RB Kyron Cumby  Writing Illini

The Illinois football team added to the class of 2019 on Thursday night. The Illini snagged underrated 2019 RB Kyron Cumby.

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 ...

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 ...

Area Police Reports for Wednesday, February 13, 2019 | Local News  WspyNews

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with ...

Kendall Co. Bd. Says 'Yes' to Re-Opening Animal Control Shelter  WspyNews

At its Committee of the Whole meeting Thursday, Kendall County Board members indicated that they wanted the Animal Control Shelter on the courthouse ...

Plano School District 88 administrators receive raises  Kendall County Now

Plano School District 88 is expected to hold flat the overall cost of administrative salaries from last year by reducing the salary range of two key positions, ...

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.

Student Programming Expansion, Fiscal Responsibility Among Goals for New Plano Superintendent  WspyNews

Plano's new school superintendent says that he feels his in-district experience will aid in decision making moving forward.

Kendall County Coroner Says Overdose Deaths Down in 2018; Police, EMS Responding to More Calls  WspyNews

Despite increased overdoses in 2018 in Grundy and Kane Counties, overdose deaths were down in Kendall County as opposed to 2017.

Area Police Reports for Thursday, January 17, 2019 | Local News  WspyNews

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with ...

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

With a first-year coach and a revised course, the Plano cross country team showcased their speed in front of a home crowd at the 7th annual Ross Greiter Invite ...

32-1 Sandwich High School Girls Basketball Team Honored by City Council  WspyNews

At Monday's meeting, the Sandwich City Council honored Coach Chris Johnson and the 32-1 Sandwich High School girls basketball team.

Appleknockers, Wooden Shoes, Flaming Hearts: The stories behind unique Central Illinois mascot names  Herald & Review

How schools have chosen nicknames varies. Some schools vote on them — MacArthur students chose “Generals” by student vote in September 1957. Others ...

NRA an Issue in Kendall County Gun Range Debate  WspyNews

The National Rifle Association became the issue at Thursday's Kendall County Board Committee of the Whole meeting as county board members debated ...

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.

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 ...

Winter Storm Warning In Effect Until Noon on Saturday in WSPY Listening Area; 3-7 Inches of Accumulation Possible  WspyNews

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until noon on Saturday for Kendall, DeKalb, Kane, LaSalle, DuPage, Grundy and Will Counties.

Area Police Reports for Tuesday, February 12, 2019 | Local News  WspyNews

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with ...

Plano School District 88 Board weighs updating security cameras  Kendall County Now

Plano School District 88 officials have asked two firms to review and evaluate their security cameras, reported Edgar Palacios, director of assessments, at a ...

Former Lake Holiday Man Convicted in 1994 Murder Maintains Innocence in Clemency Petition  WspyNews

A former Lake Holiday man's petition for executive clemency and sentence commutation shows he maintains his innocence and claims he would have been ...

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 ...

Plano Man Arrested on Several Drug Charges for Alleged Cocaine Sales  WspyNews

A Plano man is facing numerous drug charges for alleged cocaine sales after a search warrant was served on him on Friday morning.

Top-seeded Pirates roll past Hinckley-Big Rock

PLANO — The opening couple of minutes of Ottawa's first-round game of the 56th annual Plano Christmas Classic against Hinckley-Big Rock on Wednesday ...

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 ...

Illini land 2019 running back  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

CHAMPAIGN — Illinois got a pair of 2019 commitments the last week of April when Chicago Phillips cornerback Joseph Thompson and Trinity Catholic (Mo.)

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.

Delay in Evidence Return From State Crime Lab Stalls Next Step in Kendall County Reckless Homicide Case  WspyNews

A Reckless Homicide case in Kendall County hit a snag on Tuesday morning as evidence analysis from the state is expected to be outstanding for another ...

Area Police Reports for Wednesday, February 27, 2019 | Local News  WspyNews

Note to Readers: Information presented here is obtained from the city police and sheriff's departments. Individuals listed in reports who have been charged with ...

Boys Basketball: Brennan Callahan steps down at Sandwich  Kendall County Now

One would think that at 37 years of age Brennan Callahan wouldn't even consider retiring from coaching basketball. But indeed Callahan recently did make the ...

WSPY Candidates Forum to Feature Yorkville Mayor, Oswego President Races on March 25th  WspyNews

Candidates for Yorkville Mayor and Oswego Village President will square off in a little under two weeks for WSPY's "Meet the Candidates Forum" ahead of the ...

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