News HeadlinesHononegah High News

Hononegah High School News Submitted by Alumni

Hononegah High School News From Around The Web

Firefighters put out flames at Hononegah High School  WREX-TV

ROCKTON (WREX) — Firefighters say Hononegah High School's sprinkler system helped contain a fire in the back of the school's performing arts center.



Rockton's Hononegah High School field house opening soon  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The newly constructed Hononegah High School field house will open April 5.The grand opening comes more than three years after a December ...



Fun-loving Hononegah High School principal to retire this year  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah High School Principal Eric Flohr, who is probably best known for his big personality and his dedication to his students, is retiring at the ...



After four years of waiting, Hononegah High School opens new state-of-the art Fieldhouse  MyStateline.com

Hononegah High School celebrated the grand opening of its new, state-of-the art Fieldhouse on Friday.



Hononegah High School unveils new field house monument  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah High School unveiled the school's new Hononegah Indian monument Monday outside of the site of the school's new field house.



Hononegah field house in Rockton could open early for students, community  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The new field house at Hononegah Community High School is projected to open as planned next spring, or perhaps a little ahead of schedule, ...



'Your principal' Eric Flohr of Hononegah wins gold  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — When Hononegah High School Principal Eric Flohr greets his students each morning, they respond in unison, "Your principal," at a volume and ...



Hononegah High School surprises principal with Golden Apple Award  WREX-TV

Students, teachers and faculty and staff at Hononegah Community High School gathered to celebrate and surprise Principal Eric Flohr with the 2019 ...



Hononegah gets special sendoff in quest for state title  WIFR

Hononegah High School hosted a special assembly for the girls' basketball team as the state semifinals begin this weekend.



Golden Apple recipient at Hononegah High School  WREX-TV

ROCKTON (WREX) – Candice Cortese is a math teacher at Hononegah Community High School, and she was recently awarded the Golden Apple Award for ...



Lawsuit: Hononegah violated student's civil rights at anti-gun violence walkout  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — A Hononegah High School student and her father are suing the school district and several administrators on the grounds that her civil rights ...



Study: Hononegah ranked as 52nd best high school in Illinois  MyStateline.com

ROCKTON, Ill. (WTVO) — According to a new study by U.S. News & World Report, Hononegah High School is ranked as the 52nd best high school within Illinois ...



Richardson, Hononegah run over Freeport - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The clock was running down on Hononegah's first play. Quarterback Ryan VanSchelven turned to the sidelines with his arms out. Coaches yelled ...



Rockton police arrest youth after fire at Hononegah High School  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — A Hononegah High School student was arrested Thursday in connection with a fire set in a boy's restroom that forced a building evacuation, ...



Rockton Grade School demolition to begin Monday - News  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Demolition of the former Rockton Grade School, 418 E. Chapel St., will begin Monday.Contractors are expected to begin moving large equipment ...



Mather, Hononegah 10-run Boylan - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — It was hard for Payton Mather to attract much notice last year, pitching behind Aren Gustafson, who led the NIC-10 in wins and strikeouts, and Tyler ...



Soccer player's catch KOs Hononegah in football playoffs  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah hasn't been past the second round of the playoffs in 20 years. But the Indians looked headed to the third round — and maybe even ...



Young, talented Hononegah impresses in shutout of Guilford  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah has a young girls soccer team with only two seniors on its roster.But there's no denying the Indians' talent, and they were ready to ...



Girls soccer: Boylan beats Hononegah in PK shootout  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — There were very few scoring chances for Boylan or Hononegah in the 12-and-a-half minutes of overtime the two girls soccer teams played ...



UPDATE: New Hononegah superintendent attends first board meeting  WIFR

New Hononegah Superintendent Michael Dugan attends his first school board meeting.



UPDATE: Hononegah celebrates 'topping out' of the field house  WIFR

The final beam is in place at the Hononegah High School field house.



Jordan King: The making of NIC-10's all-time leading scorer  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — When Jeremy King drove 30 minutes to the YMCA in downtown Rockford to play pickup basketball with his friends, he did not go alone.



Hononegah High School graduates shave their heads for friends with Leukemia  WIFR

After a Rockton college student was diagnosed with leukemia, a group of his friends made sure he knew they supported him with a big surprise when he went in ...



Hononegah hires new superintendent with 5-2 vote - News  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The Hononegah School Board voted 5-2 Wednesday night to hire Michael Dugan, assistant superintendent for secondary schools in the Decatur ...



Hononegah students organize food truck stop for fellow classmates  WIFR

ROCKTON, Ill. (WIFR) -- While final exams have wrapped up for most schools around the Stateline, some students continue to pay it forward to fellow classmates ...



UPDATE: Attendance down 40% at Hononegah due to threat  WIFR

Some students chose to stay home from school after a threat was found at Hononegah High School.



NIC-10 assist leader Burns drives Hononegah offense - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah head coach Randy Weibel and point guard Julia Burns have one point of contention.She doesn't want to shoot.Burns averages ...



Hononegah sacks Harlem for NIC-10 title - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Ryan VanSchelven sparked each Hononegah touchdown with a huge play, but his hardest throw of the night Friday was a full-strength heave ...



Hononegah freshman Breanna Culver a soccer star in the making  Rockford Register Star

ROSCOE — It doesn't take long to notice Breanna Culver on the soccer field.Her foot skills and speed with and without the ball and her powerful striking ability ...



Golden Apple: 'I really think I can teach anybody math'  Rockford Register Star

Golden Apple winner Candice Cortese is a Hononegah math teacher.



US News Best High Schools 2019: Lemont High School Makes List  Lemont, IL Patch

Lemont High School Makes Elite US News List - Lemont, IL - U.S. News & World Report released its 2019 Best High Schools list Tuesday. Here's how schools in ...



Hononegah selects Decatur assistant superintendent as next leader  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The Hononegah School Board is recommending the hire of Michael Dugan, assistant superintendent for secondary schools in the Decatur School ...



Hononegah ends Boylan's 49-game NIC-10 win streak - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The game started with an explosion of offense, with two stars in top form.It ended with Boylan losing one starter to injury, another to fouls and at ...



Hononegah HOPE Foundation to host Touch of Spring  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD —The Hononegah HOPE Foundation will host the 19th annual Touch of Spring fundraiser from 5:30 to 11 p.m. March 9.The event benefiting ...



Hononegah welcomes home girls basketball team after 'truly a magical season'  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — All season long Hononegah's girls basketball team made memories. During the weekend the Indians made history as the school's first girls ...



Rockton Hononegah sports dome collapses  The State Journal-Register

ROCKTON — The Marshmallow has dissolved. The Puff Ball has deflated. The Big White Balloon has popped. However you want to put it, Hononegah High ...



ACLU: Hononegah violated pro-gun students' First Amendment rights  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois and Hononegah High School officials are sharing radically different accounts of how a group of ...



NIC-10 girls basketball: Hononegah drives for a title  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The team that shoots 3-pointers like no other area girls basketball team in area history couldn't shoot 3-pointers well last year. Still, Hononegah ...



NIC-10 volleyball: Belvidere North dominates Hononegah, takes over 1st place  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The tone was set with the first four points of the night.Belvidere North scored all of them and never looked back.The Blue Thunder never trailed in ...



It's about to be the best day ever for five area teachers  Rockford Register Star

The Golden Apple Foundation of Rockford makes its annual rounds Thursday to surprise five educators with the coveted Golden Apple Teacher Award.



Hononegah High School needs a new field house in Rockton, but what kind and at what price?  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — An athletic facility will be built to replace the storm-damaged Hononegah High School dome field house.But how soon it will be built is one of a ...



Hononegah quarterback VanSchelven signs with Dayton  MyStateline.com

Hononegah high school quarterback Ryan VanSchelven will enter the pool of local talent playing at the major college level. On Tuesday afternoon he signed a ...



King leads Hononegah to state for 1st time  Rockford Register Star

STREAMWOOD — The biggest name in Hononegah girls basketball history delivered again Monday.But so did a name most fans have never heard of to lift ...



Hononegah athletic dome falls victim to costly repairs  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — The Hononegah athletic dome will be no more.Repair costs — both patching for re-inflation and spot repair for temporary inflation — have come in ...



Stateline cheerleader to perform at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade  WIFR

Sydney Daucher has been cheering for several years, but now she get to do it in the big apple for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.



Top 5 questions to be answered in cross country conference showdowns  Rockford Register Star

The boys and girls cross country postseasons kick into full gear with the NIC-10 and Big Northern Conference meets on Saturday, and there are plenty of ...



Top teachers: Golden Apple releases names of 20 finalists  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — The Golden Apple Foundation has released the names of 20 teachers from Winnebago and Boone counties who have been selected as finalists ...



Three-sport star Paul Fay looks to keep Hononegah track on top  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Paul Fay has one more season in high school sports to show what he's made of, and he's focused on making the most of it.He's off to a good start, ...



Hononegah High School Principal sweetly serenades school closing announcement  WIFR

ROCKTON, Ill. (WIFR) -- The always exuberant and delightful principal of Hononegah High School, Eric Flohr, lived up to his reputation in a big way this morning ...



Hononegah field house referendum passes by narrow margin  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Darius Kramer went to the polls for one reason today — to vote in the Hononegah High School field house referendum."All I came for was to vote ...



Hononegah, Stillman Valley, Rockford Christian students named to IHSA All-State Academic Team  Rockford Register Star

Hononegah High School senior Alicia Repka has won a lot of awards this year, but being named to the 2018-2019 IHSA All-State Academic Team holds special ...



2019 NIC-10 girls basketball stats: Burns, King, Williams, Diercks, Horgan, Bergstrom are leaders  Rockford Register Star

Hononegah's Julia Burns has almost a 2-to-1 advantage over anyone else in the conference in assists (6.2) and teammate Jordan King (19.7 points) leads in ...



Hononegah 'The Duke of NIC-10 baseball' - Sports  Rockford Register Star

No one wants to face Tyler Statler.“He throws 94, 95. We haven't seen that in a long time in the NIC-10,” Harlem coach Scott McCloy said.Still, everyone's glad ...



Three of five Rockford-area school districts see graduation rates rise  Rockford Register Star

State test scores are a mixed bag this year, with some school districts seeing significant gains and others experiencing widespread declines. Rockford's results ...



Hononegah's school year kicks off with field house construction, loss of parking spaces  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah High School is off to a bustling start with construction projects that are temporarily closing down adjacent roads and reshuffling ...



News, Investors sought for Rockton hotel  Beloit Daily News

ROCKTON - The Village of Rockton may be one step closer to having a hotel. The Village Board of Trustees.



Harlem outlasts North, Hononegah for indoor girls title  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — The Harlem Huskies outdueled both Belvidere North and Hononegah to earn their first NIC-10 indoor track and field title under coach Scott Sholl ...



Danica Patrick reads old Hononegah High School essay at Indy speedway  Rockford Register Star

INDIANAPOLIS — Trailblazing racecar driver and former Hononegah High School student Danica Patrick got a blast from the past Thursday when she read an ...



Auburn defense smothers Hononegah - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Six turnovers.Six missed shots.Two missed free throws.No offensive rebounds.That added up to 13 consecutive scoreless possessions for ...



Scholarship opens in honor of fallen Rockford police officer Jaimie Cox  WREX-TV

ROCKTON (WREX) — A scholarship has opened up in honor of fallen Rockford Police Officer Jaimie Cox. The Jaimie Cox Memorial Scholarship is geared ...



Harlem edges NIC-10 baseball leader Hononegah - Sports  Rockford Register Star

MACHESNEY PARK — Hononegah seldom makes errors.But the Indians aren't perfect. Not in the field. And no longer in the NIC-10 baseball standings.Harlem ...



Less costly Hononegah field house referendum headed for April ballot  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Voters will again decide whether they want to pay for a new Hononegah High School field house, but this time the request is smaller and less ...



Size, shooting make Hononegah tough to defend - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah was tough in football, winning back-to-back undefeated NIC-10 titles. They should be just as tough — physically, anyway — in ...



UFC fighter and Hononegah grad Corey Anderson even more motivated after quick defeat  Rockford Register Star

Rockton's Corey Anderson didn't last long in his last UFC bout, absorbing a hard left hook and going down and out in the first round last month against London's ...



UFC star Corey Anderson meets, greets fans in Rockford  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — Corey Anderson, the rising UFC star and former wrestler at Hononegah High School, hosted his first meet-and-greet for area fans at the ...



ESPN anchor, Hononegah grad Nicole Briscoe to lead second year of Sports Stories  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — ESPN "SportsCenter" anchor and Hononegah High School graduate Nicole Briscoe will headline this year's Sports Stories, a platform for ...



Hononegah High School reveals 3D plans for fieldhouse  WIFR

Honenegah Community High School is one step closer to completing their proposed fieldhouse.



Rockford Art Museum to open Young Artist Show March 3  Northern Star Online

Rockford Art Museum (RAM) opens its 78th Young Artist Show: High School Division with a free public opening and awards ceremony 1–3 p.m., Sunday, March ...



Auburn last undefeated team in NIC-10 tennis - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Auburn's road to its first NIC-10 boys tennis title runs through three-time defending conference champ Hononegah, but the Knights made that road ...



Work begins on Hononegah High School field house  WIFR

Work on the new multi-million dollar fieldhouse begins at Hononegah High School nearly two years after the dome collapsed.



260 area athletes qualify for Special Olympics Illinois Summer Games  Rockford Register Star

MACHESNEY PARK — The 2019 Special Olympics Illinois Region A Spring Games and soccer competition was held May 4 at Harlem High School with 260 ...



Prep Sports Column: Kerry Muldowney returns to Hononegah tennis  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Kerry Muldowney isn't good at getting out.Not at teaching. Not at coaching tennis. Not when he's having this much fun.Muldowney was the head ...



Illinois News, Hononegah students honored  Beloit Daily News

ROCKTON — Hononegah High School celebrated the academic, community *service* and extra-curricular activity achie.



Hononegah wins 6th straight NIC-10 wrestling title - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — Once again, Hononegah found a way.The Indians won their sixth straight NIC-10 wrestling championship by holding off determined surges from ...



Updated NIC-10 baseball stats: New batting leader - Sports  Rockford Register Star

Guilford's Christopher Pass is the new NIC-10 batting leader at an even .500 in my updated NIC-10 baseball stats. Freeport's Ethan Hill leads in both RBI and ...



Hononegah storms into track season with indoor title  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — The Hononegah Indians, led by sprinter/hurdler Jalen Anderson and shot putter Paul Fay, gave the NIC-10 a glimpse of what could be coming ...



352 prep basketball teams from 8 states coming to Rockford  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — As many as 352 high school basketball teams from eight states will play in two tournaments here in June in events designed to showcase ...



'Multiple hearts' too much for Hononegah in state semifinals  Rockford Register Star

NORMAL — The stat sheet made Dylan Van Fleet look like the best No. 23 on the floor in Maine West's 56-32 win over Hononegah in the Class 4A state girls ...



Mercyhealth says floods nearly shut down Rockton Avenue hospital campus  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — Mercyhealth's Rockton Avenue hospital campus is one major flood event away from closing, says the health care conglomerate's president and ...



Cutthroat Corbin's brings gentleman's edge to downtown Rockton  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — With a name like Cutthroat Corbin's, Main Street's newest barbershop may conjure up images of the bloody musical “Sweeney Todd.”.



Roscoe neighborhood copes with severe floods - News  Rockford Register Star

ROSCOE — As floodwaters rose in Winnebago County, one neighborhood in Roscoe finds itself utterly surrounded by the Rock River with only boats available ...



NIC-10 softball stats: Hononegah, Freeport dominate leaders - Sports  Rockford Register Star

Freeport has the top two batters in the league. Hononegah has the top two home run hitters and a player tied for third. Freeport has the pitching leader in ...



Rockford's Golden Apple awards are all STEM, all day  Rockford Register Star

For the first time in the history of the Golden Apple Teacher Awards, an all-STEM lineup of math and science teachers from Winnebago and Boone counties took ...



NIC-10 baseball and softball standings: Top 5 in both sports same schools, led by Hononegah  Rockford Register Star

The NIC-10 baseball and softball standings look a lot alike a week and a half into the season. Hononegah is 4-0 in the conference in both sports and the top five ...



Photos: Photos: Hononegah vs. Boylan girls basketball  Rockford Register Star

Photos from the Hononegah vs. Boylan girls basketball game Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at Hononegah High School in Rockton. Boylan defeated Hononegah 58-43.



State's worst schools challenge large Illinois districts to change  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — More than half of Illinois' worst-performing schools are nowhere near the concrete jungles of Chicago that most people associate with low test ...



Boylan, once 17 down, stuns Hononegah - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Hononegah outscored Boylan by seven points in the first 7:59 of every quarter.But Boylan won that last second 8-0 to rally from a 17-point hole ...



Hononegah High School coach-teacher Tim Sughroue won't be prosecuted on drug charge if he fulfills agreement  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — Tim Sughroue is getting a second chance through the deferred prosecution program.Sughroue, who has been on paid administrative leave ...



NIC-10 basketball standings: East leads boys race by 3 games; Boylan leads girls by 1  Rockford Register Star

East now has a three-game lead with six games to play in its quest to win its first NIC-10 basketball title in 38 years after Boylan beat Harlem 63-54. Boylan holds ...



Boylan edges Hononegah in front of huge crowd  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — In a game so big even one of the refs said “I've been waiting nine years for a game like this,” reserve forward Brooke Eshleman gave Boylan the ...



Hononegah edges Harlem for 3rd straight bowling regional title  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — There's isn't much separating the Hononegah and Harlem boys bowling teams.In Saturday's IHSA regional at Cherry Bowl, it was only five pins.



Boylan intercepts St. Francis in high school playoffs  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD – Boylan defensive backs Joey Foley, Jack Peterson and Luke Bergstrom didn't get many chances to get noticed in the NIC-10, with only Harlem ...



Alderman: Winnebago County moratorium could hamper hopes for Rockton Avenue grocery  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — A one-year moratorium on the use of Winnebago County "host fee" dollars for long-term economic development incentives could have a chilling ...



Freeport edges Hononegah late in key NIC-10 girls soccer matchup  Rockford Register Star

ROCKTON — Neither Cassidy Grunewald nor her coach felt like she was playing a good match for most of Tuesday night's key NIC-10 battle with Hononegah.



Hononegah edges 2-time champ Harlem - Sports  Rockford Register Star

ROSCOE — Hononegah had almost twice as many strikeouts (seven) as hits (four), but the hits were long and loud and the Indians kept their wits in a wild final ...



Young American Awards: 'Go beyond yourself' - News  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — They are high achievers. They excel in the classroom and in the community. One is an aspiring veterinarian. Another plans to major in ...



NIC-10 baseball standings: 10-0 Hononegah, 9-1 East pulling away - Sports  Rockford Register Star

Hononegah (10-0) and East (9-1) keep rolling along, with only Harlem (7-2) in sight in the NIC-10 baseball race after all three won again Monday. Here are our ...



The Comeback Athlete: Tyler Statler’s Incredible Recovery  MyStateline.com

What started as a promising Junior season, ended with an injury that almost cost him his eyesight. Hononegah Senior Tyler Statler joins Eyewitness News ...



New coalition looks to find business to fill Rockton Avenue Schnucks in Rockford  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — The closing of the Schnucks grocery store and pharmacy at 3150 N. Rockton Ave. last summer created a gaping hole on the city's northwest side ...



Mercyhealth rolls on with Rockton Avenue hospital upgrades  Rockford Register Star

ROCKFORD — By all accounts, Mercyhealth outdid itself in the construction of the Javon Bea Hospital and Physician Clinic-Riverside. Initial plans announced in ...



News headlines by Google News for Hononegah High School Rockton IL

We have listed the latest news headlines that include Hononegah HS . This site has been created to offer a place for HHS alumni to reconnect and share memories.

In addition to these news headlines, you may also want to join the Hononegah High alumni directory and check out the yearbook listings.