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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 to host retirement reception  Kendall County Now

Plano High School will host a retirement reception from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, in the Plano High School cafeteria, 704 W. Abe St. in Plano.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 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 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 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 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 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 ...

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 ...

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.

Plano announces Hall of Fame class  Kendall County Now

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

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.

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

Plano Hall of Fame inductions  Kendall County Now

Plano High School held its athletic Hall of Fame inductions this past weekend. Inductees include (from left) Joseph Jones, a 2012 graduate who gained 2067 all ...

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.

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 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 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.

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.

Closings and Delays for January 23, 2019 | Local News  WspyNews

Icy road conditions in the WSPY listening area on Wednesday morning have caused a number of cancellations and early school dismissals. You can find an ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Sexual Assault Investigation of Plano High School Students Continues in Champaign  WspyNews

The Champaign, Illinois Police Department is conducting an investigation into an alleged sexual assault incident between two Plano High School students that ...

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.

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 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.

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 ...

Kuebrich Scholarship winner named  Kendall County Now

Matt and Jill Kuebrich presented the 2019 Andrew Kuebrich Memorial Scholarship of $1000 at Plano High School to Connor Kensel.

PH Miller kindergarten spring concert May 21  Kendall County Now

The nine classes of P.H. Miller kindergarten students will be presenting their Patriotic Spring Concert at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 21 at Plano High School, 704 ...

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.

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Plano School District 88 superintendent leaving for position in Hinsdale  Kendall County Now

Hector Garcia, superintendent for Plano School District 88 for the past six years, will leave the district at the end of his contract in June.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

No Narcotics Found Following Random Search Conducted at Plano High School  WspyNews

No narcotics were found following a random search at Plano High School on Tuesday.

Challenger Dwayne Love elected to Plano District 88 School Board  Kendall County Now

A new board member was elected to the Plano School District 88 Board of Education on Tuesday, according to unofficial results from the Kendall County Clerk's ...

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 ...

Emily G. Johns' teaching recalled by her daughter  Kendall County Now

Plano residents may wonder who Emily G. Johns was and why a Plano school on Mitchell Drive bears her name. Well, according to her daughter, Pat Clason, ...

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.

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.

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

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

Kendall County 4-H honors youth at 2018 Awards Night  Kendall County Now

Note: The annual Kendall County 4-H Achievement Night news will be published in multiple segments. Please look for more youth awards and volunteer ...

IVVC names outstanding students for winter 2018  Kendall County Now

Indian Valley Vocational Center recently announced its Outstanding Winter Students.

Learning about the woman behind the name, Emily G. Johns  Kendall County Now

Emily G. Johns' daughter visits school to share stories about her mother's life and career.

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

Retired history teacher has coached Reapers boys and girls for 45 years.

Softball: Sandwich gives thanks to have Grace Schmidt back on the mound  Kendall County Now

Grace Schmidt keeps batters guessing. Schmidt, Sandwich's senior starting pitcher, has two physical traits working in her favor. She's tall, and she's a lefty.

Promotion Night takes place at Plano Middle School  Kendall County Now

Plano Middle School held its annual Promotion Night on May 25. After the slideshow presentation, Principal Mark Heller presented a series of awards to several ...

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 ...

Girls Basketball: Sarah Ness, Sandwich hoping to build off historic season  Kendall County Now

"We don't want to skip ahead," said Ness, Sandwich's senior guard. "If we go and assume wins, it's not going to happen. We're taking it one game at a time.".

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 ...

Juvenile Justice Council awards grants to six Kendall County schools  Kendall County Now

The Kendall County Juvenile Justice Council recently awarded truancy grants to six Kendall County schools.

Plano Legion planning Memorial Day events  Kendall County Now

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

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

Lisa Esmond is feeling lucky. That is, Plano's volleyball coach, going into her 11th year, feels fortunate to have the experience the Reapers have on this roster.

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.

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.

2014 Plano High graduate dies in crash  Kendall County Now

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

Volleyball: Lexi Tisberger finds the right feel, but Reapers fall to Coal City  Kendall County Now

Plano junior middle and three-sport athlete Tisberger getting in the swing of things.

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 ...

PH Miller plans kindergarten concert for May 18  Kendall County Now

The nine classes of P.H. Miller kindergarten students will be presenting their Spring Concert at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at Plano High School, 704 W. Abe ...

Chicago-Area Schools Announce Closures Ahead of Snowstorm  NBC Chicago

Multiple schools across the Chicago area and northwest Indiana announced closures Thursday ahead of what's expected to be the region's biggest snowstorm ...

Four score  Kendall County Now

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

Plano school bus staff show support for Cubs  Kendall County Now

Many people in Plano as well as the entire region are wearing Cubs sportswear and displaying Cubs memorabilia for good reason. The Transportation ...

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 ...

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