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Harrison High School approved for new road to help ease traffic pains

The driveway project at Harrison High School is finally moving forward.

HS softball: Fishers captures first regional title in school history  Indianapolis Star

For the first time since Fishers High School re-opened in 2006, the Tigers softball team can call itself regional champions.

Harrison graduate, Ft. Polk soldier pleads guilty to killing wife in October 2018

A Harrison High school graduate is in jail after pleading guilty to murder.

Growing too fast near Harrison High School? Another subdivision has neighbors asking  Journal & Courier

Sheriff calls traffic 'a nightmare.' TSC says it has school crowding under control. And another subdivision of 500+ homes on its way.

Governor's School Participants Announced  ATU News

Arkansas Tech University has announced the 368 rising high school seniors who have committed to attend the 40th Arkansas Governor's School on the ATU ...

Area high school baseball regional pairings  Journal & Courier

All games Saturday, June 1. Class 3A. At Crawfordsville. Indian Creek (20-11) vs. Frankfort (18-7), 2 p.m.. Ritter (16-7) vs. Edgewood (21-3), 4:30 p.m..

New road to alleviate traffic at Harrison High School

Harrison High School is trying to ease the burden of traffic.

TSC parents raise concerns over development near Harrison High School

Some parents with kids in the Tippecanoe School Corporation are concerned about over crowding in the schools. This after finding out more than 1800 new ...

Harrison student suspected of being drunk at school  Journal & Courier

Harrison High School administrators summoned a sheriff's deputy to the office about 10 a.m. Thursday after believing a 16-year-old boy was drunk.

Harrison student with autism goes viral after joyous star turn on stage  Journal & Courier

When Tommy Sondgerath's dad posted, 'This is what #inclusion looks like at Harrison HS,' the Harrison High School sophomore's exuberant performance went ...

Harrison High School Jazz Band selected as one of eight finalists in ISSMA State Jazz Competition

The Harrison High School top jazz band has been selected as one of eight finalists in the ISSMA State Jazz Competition.

Inexperienced Harrison boys basketball embracing each opportunity to get better  Journal & Courier

The Raiders improved to 2-0 with a win over West Lafayette.

Hits keep coming for Harrison sophomore Anna Henderson  Journal & Courier

Shortstop Anna Henderson has 75 hits and a career .503 batting average in two seasons.

Lions grab lead in 1st, never look back vs. Spartans | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Leo had proved that it could play from behind, rallying against Carroll and East Noble in the sectional semis and finals. But the Lions weren't in t ...

Penn edged by Leo in semistate semifinals  South Bend Tribune

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — After scoring a run in the bottom of the seventh to send the game into extra innings, Penn couldn't capitalize on the momentum and ...

Harrison softball has secret weapon in Kiara Dillon's speed  Journal & Courier

WEST LAFAYETTE — In a game where every run mattered, Kiara Dillon's legs and arm made all the difference. With Harrison and Benton Central tied 5-5 in the ...

Harrison High School hosts career day

Harrison High School freshman are getting a head start on what they may want to do for the rest of their lives.

Three-run fifth propels Harrison softball past McCutcheon  Journal & Courier

A costly error gave Harrison the lead in a three-run fifth that lifted the Raiders to an 8-5 softball victory over rival McCutcheon on Tuesday night.

McCutcheon rides offensive hot streak into sectional championship  Journal & Courier

The Mavericks have 35 hits in two sectional games, 57 in past three games.

Local high school senior releases first professionally produced single

Jay Alan, a high school senior, has been working with Los Angeles music producers and local songwriters to produce and perform his first professionally ...

McCutcheon's fast start leads Mavericks past Harrison  Journal & Courier

McCutcheon scored four runs on four hits in the top of the first inning and never looked back Tuesday night, defeating Tippecanoe School Corp. rival ...

Friends mourn the loss of woman killed in Newton County

NEWTON COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - We may know the name of the woman found dead in Newton County, but there are still many unanswered questions as the ...

New year, new look for many area schools  Journal & Courier

Over the summer LSC, TSC and West Lafayette broke ground on new construction projects.

Harrison Bands Craft Show | Calendar

Featuring all hand made arts and crafts, baked goods, and Harvest Cafe serving breakfast items, lunch items and snacks.

West Lafayette native makes the 2019 Colts Cheer Team

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - The 2019 Colts Cheerleading squad has been finalized and it includes several from Purdue. It's a pretty competitive process to ...

Harrison's pool renovations are going swimmingly

It's almost been 50 years since any renovations were completed on Harrison High School's swimming pool.

Purdue filmmaker cold calls singer Ben Rector on social media, makes ‘Magic’ documentary  Journal & Courier

Luke Menard's pitch to go on the road, film singer-songwriter Ben Rector involved a series of videos featuring his brother as 'Fake Ben.' They worked.

Harrison High School student steals car, dies in crash  Journal & Courier

Tuesday started for Travis L. Abston Jr. with stealing his dad's car and tragically ended a few hours later in Abson's death in traffic accident.

Area high school softball regional pairings  Journal & Courier

CLASS 4A. Fishers 3, Harrison 0. CLASS 3A. Benton Central 2, New Prairie 1. CLASS 2A. Oak Hill 2, Southmont 0 (14). CLASS A. North Vermillion (19-3) at ...

Harrison defense eager for New Palestine matchup  Journal & Courier

The Raiders host New Pal in Friday's 7 p.m. regional.

Saturated ground causes TSC bus to slide off road

A Tippecanoe School Corporation bus slid off the road and hit a street sign Thursday morning near Harrison High School.

Late run leads Harrison softball over Benton Central  Journal & Courier

Jocey Gault's infield single gave Harrison the lead and Lexi Knipp held off a Benton Central rally attempt to lift Harrison softball past the Bison 6-5 Thursday night ...

Local high school robotics teams will build a robot for an international competition

Purdue University hosted a 2019 FIRST Robotics Challenge kick off for local high school students.

Harrison teacher earns state recognition

Harrison High School math teacher, Doug Klumpe, has been named the most influential teacher in the state by the Indiana Association of School Principals.

Area schools scramble to keep up with rapid growth  Journal & Courier

Harrison is set to receive a 50000-square-foot addition and a new tennis complex in the next few years.

Harrison baseball takes down Central Catholic in extra innings  Journal & Courier

Harrison's baseball team scored three times in the top of the eighth inning to defeat Central Catholic 3-0 on Friday night. The Tippecanoe County rivals were ...

Tippecanoe County Commissioners approve subdivision plan

145 acres of land near Harrison High School will be rezoned to make way for the subdivision on the south side of county road 600 north and county road 150 ...

Coroner: Battle Ground teen had meth in system during fatal crash

Coroner Steven Seele said the autopsy showed Abston died from blunt force trauma to the head, neck and chest with a contributing factor of methamphetamine ...

Teams Set For Robotics Championship  Inside INdiana Business

High school robotics teams from throughout the state will participate in the Indiana State Championship High School Robotics Competition, which kicks off Friday ...

Harrison High School student arrested after fight  Journal & Courier

A 14-year-old girl at Harrison High School was arrested Wednesday morning after she started a fight, according to Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office.

High school seniors participate in first career signing day in Greater Lafayette

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — It was career signing day in Greater Lafayette Thursday. Seniors from nine regional high schools inked their way into internships or ...

Harrison High School Officials Investigating Hacking Of Teacher's Website, E-mail  WBAA

EDITOR'S NOTE: A picture later in this story shows a redacted version of the hacked website. It contains *content* that is likely to be considered offensive.

Six High School Seniors of Tippecanoe County receive DAR Good Citizenship Award

This award is given to one high school senior from each of the six high schools in Tippecanoe County. Teachers nominated students for their exceptional work of ...

More flat tuition rates, posthumous degrees approved at Purdue Board of Trustees Meeting

The Purdue Board of Trustees held its final meeting of 2018 on the morning of Friday December 7th.

Eight cases of whooping cough reported in Tippecanoe County  Journal & Courier

Five students at a single Tippecanoe School Corp. school contracted the contagious virus, which begins with cold-like symptoms.

Bangert: Harrison grad’s new Broadway gig includes a kiss right out of RFRA-era Indiana  Journal & Courier

Ted Arthur's first full-time Broadway show, "The Prom," has a RFRA theme ripped from his native Indiana -- not to mention that Macy's Parade kiss.

Local high school students begin registering for Career Academy

Students from all five area public high schools have started registering for classes at the Career Academy in Lafayette. Some classes are available starting in ...

Harrison catcher Kiley Goff finds home behind plate  Journal & Courier

WEST LAFAYETTE — Kiley Goff learned early in life that home is where you make it. The daughter of a college baseball coach, she's spent parts of her ...

McCutcheon reliever Ruben Morales makes most of opportunities  Journal & Courier

WEST LAFAYETTE — Ruben Morales sat in the first base dugout at Harrison Tuesday night waiting for an opportunity. The McCutcheon senior knew if it came, ...

Former Harrison College students search for answers

Harrison College closed its doors almost three weeks ago but students are still finding challenges on what do next. Students from the veterinary program seem ...

J&C Big School All-Area football team  Journal & Courier

Kyle Adams, 6-0, 164, junior, QB, West Lafayette. Completed WL record 285 passes on 406 attempts for WL single-season records of 3,945 yards and 47 TD, ...

Run, Charlie, Run: 70 Touchdowns Later, High School Back Still Seeking Attention  Bleacher Report

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Although he can barely feel his fingers inside his winter gloves, Chris Spegal keeps doing what he has always done when his son ...

Lafayette Jefferson high school host xtreme choir show down

You may hear a little more singing around greater Lafayette today.

Teen stabbing suspect waived to adult court  Journal & Courier

John D. Vanderwielen is accused of stabbing his father and assaulting his mother. He was waived from the juvenile court Thursday afternoon.

Tippecanoe sheriff debate: Dombkowski and Goldsmith echo as often as differ  Journal & Courier

In a congenial, but on-point debate, sheriff candidates find subtle ways to separate themselves on drugs, school safety and fixing a department.

A classmate of Shelena Kyle remembers her life

A friend of Shelena Kyle says that she along with her husband Logan Kyle graduated from Harrison High School in 2014.

Georgia school accused of serving raw food in cafeteria

Officials at a Rockdale County high school in Georgia are in hot water after reports the cafeteria served raw food but the school disagrees.

Despite Crohn's disease, Marcel Atisso plays three football positions at Indiana HS  USA TODAY High School Sports

Harrison HS (West Lafayette, Ind.) sophomore Marcel Atisso was told he would never play sports again. After a year and a half, he returned.

SPECIAL REPORT PART 1: Growing Pains - How Tippecanoe County is preparing for the future

A subdivision here and a new business there. Tippecanoe County seems to be growing and growing but where is it all going? News 18 answers those questions ...

Journal & Courier Big School softball Player of the Year: Harrison's Kaeley Hallada  Journal & Courier

The senior catcher hit .453 with 5 home runs and 34 RBI.

30 to Watch: Jashun Paluru, from competition to coaching  Journal & Courier

Jashun Paluru competed on the national stage for the last time this June. Now, he's found a new contest to dominate.

This I Believe: Stephanie Browning, Harrison High School  Journal & Courier

Over the past month, west central Indiana highs school seniors have been putting their viewpoints into words for an essay contest titled “This I Believe.

Approved subdivision brings controversy to APC

The development of a controversial subdivision has been approved by Tippecanoe County Area Plan Commission.

Local high school students are working to solve world issues

Students from Lafayette Jeff and Oakland are working on projects to change public policy issues.

High school students give mid-1800s cemetery new life  Chicago Daily Herald

Students at Lafayette high school give new shine to cemetery dating to mid-1800s.

TSC welcomes new administration for upcoming school year

Tippecanoe School Corporation has announced three new assistant principals and a principal for schools in Tippecanoe County.

Raider Basketball Club tryouts  Journal & Courier

Tryouts will be held Oct. 8 and 10 for boys interested in playing for the Raider Basketball Club.

Hoops for Hope fundraises for two community members

Students are raising money for two members of the Tippecanoe School Corporation.

Twin Lakes high school band student going national

A student from Twin Lakes High School will be stepping out of band class and onto a national stage to perform.

5 must see high school events this week  Journal & Courier

The regular seasons start to wind down. But first, some regular season champions have to be determined. Monday: City/County track meet at Lafayette Jeff.

Greater Lafayette schools' graduation rates stay steady  Journal & Courier

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Greater Lafayette area schools didn't see much change in graduation rates in 2017. Harrison and Jefferson high schools both basically ...

Harrison boys golf extends sectional title streak to 9  Journal & Courier

Harrison boys golf claims its ninth consecutive sectional championship and advances to regional with Benton Central and Central Catholic.

Greater Lafayette holiday calendar  Journal & Courier

Searching for activities available in the Greater Lafayette area this holiday season? Look no further.

TSC encourages parents to register students for Kindergarten Round-Up

TSC Elementary Schools will host Kindergarten Round-Up April 10th.

Should the legal age to purchase tobacco, e-cigarette products be raised? Sen. Young says yes

Not many people are blowing smoke at the idea. Senator Ron Alting said.

Harrison's Alison Hannon is J&C Girls Soccer Player of the Year  Journal & Courier

The senior midfielder had seven goals and nine assist for the sectional champions.

Stellar softball season ends in heartbreak for Harrison  Journal & Courier

WEST LAFAYETTE — Jade Johnson deserved better. A broken right foot could've cost her one more year of high school softball. Instead, the Harrison senior ...

Top 10 female athletes of 2017-18 high school year  Journal & Courier

The J&C's Sam King chooses his top 10 multi-sport females from last school year.

Local ISTEP scores reflect general dip in statewide scoring for 2018  Journal & Courier

LAFAYETTE, Ind.— While the West Lafayette Community School Corp. led Tippecanoe County in overall ISTEP scoring, state numbers continued to decline, ...

Bangert: Jabs coming in debate? Sheriff candidates say not this time  Journal & Courier

Debates were testy in GOP primary. We'll see how things go when Jason Dombkowski and Bob Goldsmith face each other in a lone debate Wednesday night.

Dr. Bob Hannemann honored for 'exceptional service' at Cary Home for more than 40 years  Journal & Courier

The County Commissioners recognized Dr. Bob Hannemann for his *service* at Cary Home for Children.

Talent, chemistry came together for Harrison's 1995 champs  Journal and Courier

With the IHSAA celebrating its 50th state baseball tournament, we look back at Harrison's 1995 state champs.

Purdue volunteers assist history-making high school supercomputing team  Purdue News Service

At the upcoming SC17 international supercomputing conference, a team of students from Harrison High School in West Lafayette, Ind., trained by volunteers ...

The Greater Lafayette Indiana Black Expo and the African-American Leaders of Tomorrow teamed up to host Youth Empowerment Conference

The event was created to give teens a chance to communicate while discussing current social issues.

Students safe after Tippecanoe School Corp. bus washed off the road  Journal & Courier

As a cautionary tale for drivers: There's enough power in those flood waters to wash a school bus off the road.

How viewers spent this record-breaking cold day

News 18 asked viewers to send in pictures of what they did on this extremely cold day. Here is what we received!

Harrison, McCutcheon initiate new security policy at front doors  Journal & Courier

Grief and shock over the Valentine's Day shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School turned to action here.

Sheriff Candidate Goldsmith On School Safety: 'No Reason To Change'  WBAA

Tippecanoe County Sheriff Candidate Bob Goldsmith says his plan for school safety, if he's elected in November, is to keep doing what the county is already.

Harrison students give historic cemetery new life  Journal and Courier

William Henry Harrison High School students cleaned and restored headstones in the Pierce Cemetery this week.

General de Lafayette Chapter announces Good Citizen Awards

Lafayette— The General de Lafayette Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, will host their annual Good Citizen Awards celebration on Saturday, April ...

Teen runaway believed to be in danger  Journal & Courier

Seventeen-year-old Joseph Phillips ran away last week and is believed to be in danger, Lafayette police stated.

West Lafayette summer sports camps  Journal & Courier

West Lafayette High School and the city's Parks and Recreation Department are teaming up to offer summer sports camps.

Live 765: Greater Lafayette's arts & entertainment calendar for Dec. 6-19  Journal & Courier

Check out what's going on in Greater Lafayette's arts & entertainment scene.

Tony and Betty Zamora named 'Ambassadors of Jazz'

Tony is a long-time saxophonist. You probably remember his band, the Tony Zamora Jazz Ensemble, which got together in the mid-1980's.

Harrison High School honors walkout day differently

Some students at Harrison High School didn't need to walk outside to be heard on Wednesday. They honored the lives lost in the school auditorium.

Here’s the ’19 schedule for Battle at the Beach tourney on the Mississippi Gulf Coast  Biloxi Sun Herald

Battle at the Beach high school baseball tournament will take place March 10-16 in Biloxi and across the MS Gulf Coast. Here's the full schedule for the event, ...

Blind teacher sees students for who they really are  CBS News

Indiana teacher almost gave up, until she realized it wasn't about vision; it was about connecting with her students at the heart.

Election 2018: Tippecanoe County Sheriff candidates outline some of their platforms  Journal & Courier

Here are bits of what the sheriff candidates had to say about some of their platforms as they head to their debate and the finish line.

Tippecanoe School Corporation and the Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Department team up for enforcement blitz

TSC officials took a ride on the school buses with busiest traffic stops while officer follow behind. This was to catch drivers who commit a stop arm violation.

Lafayette writers, family celebrate Kathy Mayer’s work with posthumous book  Journal & Courier

A writing community nurtured by the late Kathy Mayer will mark the release of “Angela's Quilt Arrived Today” on Thursday at West Lafayette Public Library.

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