3 on 3 Basketball Tourney Returns to Rensselaer!

The Rensselaer Bomber Youth Basketball (RBYB) Committee is once again holding a “Summer Sizzler,” for adults and boys and girls 10u through 18u, on Friday, July 14th, at Foundation Park (the former Monnett School grounds), with games

SJC Athletic Hall of Fame & Wall of Honor is Returning

Many in the Rensselaer community, along with alumni of Saint Joseph’s College, have come together to bring back a former annual event.  This year’s get-together will include a new group of inductees and the presentation of the

3 People Shot at Wheatfield Residence; 2 Have Died

Three people were found shot at a residence approximately 5 miles southwest of Wheatfield, after 1 a.m. Sunday.  In a press release from the Jasper County Sheriff’s Office, deputies said they heard gunshots when they arrived.  Inside

State Representative Culp and the Legislative Session

Our news department interviewed District 16 representative Kendell Culp about legislation he has proposed, including one bill passed and sent to Governor Holcomb for his signature.  He also talks about what is in the House portion of

Car-School Bus Crash in Jasper County

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office reported a Kankakee Valley School Bus and passenger vehicle crash around 8:08, Thursday morning, March 23rd, on U.S. Highway 231, approximately four miles north of State Road 14.  County law enforcement stated

SUV Fatality in Northern Jasper County

A two vehicle crash between a semi pulling a flatbed trailer hauling two steel coils and an SUV, resulted in the death of the driver of the SUV.  He was 30 year old Justin A. Hardesty, of

DeMotte Man Charged with Attempted Murder and Arson

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office reported the warrant arrest of 29 year old Carlos M. Yanez, following an investigation that took place after a fire at Island Grove Mobile Home Park, northwest of the Interstate 65-State Road