These students were recognized as Herscher CUSD2 Students of the Month for February (L-R) Front Row: 6th Grade – Brayden Joyce, 3rd Grade – Carter Palinski, 4th Grade – Zoey Nelsen. Back Row: HS – Simon Walthers, 7th Grade – Keith Sullivan, and 8th Grade – Tucker White. Not pictured are: 2nd… Read more

Several neighbors of a proposed solar farm near Bonfield and Herscher were relieved last month when the Kankakee County Board voted against it 18-7. Read more

Herscher High School Freshmen, Austin Grise and Jaxson Roberts, qualified for the 2019 IHSA Wrestling Individual State Finals that took place on Feb. 14, 15 and 16 at the University of Illinois. Read more

Freshmen Jaxson Roberts and Austin Grise will continue their hot streak in Champaign on Thursday, February 14. Read more

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The Herscher High School girls basketball team played their last game Wednesday February 6 at home. They played a close game against Watseka but lost in the second game of regionals.  Read more

Herscher’s Josh Kersten (34), junior, shoots amid pressure at Friday evening’s contest against Reed-Custer. Herscher lost 34-42. Read more

Basketball season is nearing the end and no game is guaranteed; the girls basketball team is working hard to make sure they are prepared for upcoming games. Read more

Harold A. Piggush, age 91, of Kankakee, passed away at Riversi…