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10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for February 16th - 18th, 2018


The winter isn't stopping Regioners! With all the fun things coming up this weekend, its clear that a little snow won't bother us. Check out what's going on!

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#1StudentNWI: La Lumiere Focuses on Academic Sports and Fundraising


The Sport of Smarts

At La Lumiere school, sports are encouraged for all students. However, for those not athletically inclined, there are other opportunities. During the winter season, there are two academically motivated after school activities: Science Olympiad and Academic Decathlon. These teams meet when the school day is over, and spend their time...studying. It might seem crazy, but students enjoy taking part in these activities, even with the extra work and thought required. On January 20, the Decathlon team competed at their regionals.

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#1StudentNWI: LaCrosse Celebrates Homecoming with New Traditions


A Rally To Really Rock To

The sound of feet squeaking on the gym floor is silenced by the tension in the air. 27th Best, a band made up of two juniors and seniors, stands poised behind the curtain. The Homecoming pep rally has already begun, but the band has yet to make their debut, both as the first act and their first show. Finally, the counselor and showrunner, Mrs. Walden, asks the students to come onto the gym floor in front of the stage. This is it.

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A La Porte County Life In The Spotlight: Michelle Shirk


Running a successful nonprofit organization is definitely not easy, and not for the faint of heart. Providing valuable services to the community, developing programs that will enrich people’s lives, and doing so while on a very strict budget requires meticulous planning, careful thought, and a strong team of dedicated people with the talent and commitment to pull it all together and make it work.

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10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for February 9th - 11th, 2018


Valentine's day is inching closer, and for those that like to celebrate it early, we have a few ideas that you can try out! Check out what we found!

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#1StudentNWI: Shaping Minds and Character at South Central


What’s recently happened?
Recently at South Central, the varsity boys and girls basketball teams were competing in the Porter County Conference, or PCC. Although the teams did not make it to the finals, they put up a good fight. The boys varsity team made it to round two, and the girls to round one.

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A La Porte County Life In The Spotlight: Madyson Ruzbusan


LaCrosse High School senior, Madyson Ruzbasan, likes the small town feel of her hometown of Wanatah.

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A La Porte County Life in the Spotlight: Lance Werner


Since 2012, Lance Werner has been a champion for Michigan City Area Schools, effecting dynamic changes that keep the system financially thriving to serve the thousands of students who call Michigan City home.

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10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for Jan 26th-28th, 2018


As we move into January, the year is starting to get into full swing, especially here in the Region. Winter weather doesn't discourage Regioners from having fun. Check out all the fun things we found!

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#1StudentNWI: Marquette Catholic Blazers Push Forward


Recently happened

Now that there is snow on the ground, basketball season can begin. The Lady Blazers have already started their season and hold a 14-2 record. To start off the basketball season for both girls and boys, an event called “Marquette Madness” was held. MQT Madness consisted of both teams playing against each other, fan contests, and introducing the players of both teams.

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#1StudentNWI: Science Olympiad, Basketball, and Dedication at Westville


Student Spotlight

This month’s student spotlight is Kaylynn Popp. Popp is a junior at Westville High School and has attended the school since kindergarten.She loves Westville as a school and is very proud to be a Blackhawk.

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