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Crete Monee Cruises to 5-0 Destroys Kankakee Kays

Sep 22, 2012 • by Wyideopen Video Productions • Wyideopen Sports
This game was over in the 1st quarter. Crete Monee was just too powerful for Kankakee. Read the article below by Ron Brow More

Crete downs Kankakee 54-31 on the road

Feb 11, 2011 • by Wyideopen Video Productions • Wyideopen Sports
It was a slow start but the Kankakee Kays could not find an answer for Crete-Monee and their strong front line. Crockett, Mays and Orris led they way as the Warriors cruz to their 18th victory of the season... More

Crete wins 53-40 over Kays

Jan 22, 2011 • Wyideopen Sports
It was like watching paint dry but the Warriors pulled it out with a balanced scoring attack by Mays, Orris, Crocket, and Keith More

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Kankakee Sends Back Letterman's Gag Gift As Retirement Present

Mar 25, 2015 • CBS Local
Letterman made a mocking Top 10 list about Kankakee, and sent a gag gift of two gazebos, joking the city could promote itself as home of world famous twin gazebos. After learning Letterman was stepping down from the Late Show, a Kankakee High School ... More

Kankakee back on national airwaves: KHS students featured on "This American ...

Apr 10, 2015 • Kankakee Daily Journal
Todd the Intern from Late Night with David Letterman cheers as he sits in the rocking chair built by Kankakee High School students from wood of one of the gazebos Letterman gifted to the City of Kankakee. More

How you can help

Apr 18, 2015 • Kankakee Daily Journal
The money supports kids' community work with Habitat for Humanity of Kankakee County, the Center of Hope Food Pantry, the Kankakee River Valley Forest Preserve, the Illinois Veterans Home and more. Tickets cost $25 (only 350 will be sold) and include ... More

Behind the Scenes at the Letterman Show's Kankakee Visit

Mar 24, 2015 • IllinoisHomePage.net
Some found them humorous but others found them to be a reminder of Kankakee's negative past. That's when students in Stephen Disanto's and Bill Curtin's "American Experience" class at Kankakee High School decided to take the joke and turn it into their ... More

Parent, former employee challenges Kankakee school board members

Mar 21, 2015 • Kankakee Daily Journal
Wells said the district is proud of the efforts of Kankakee High School students who tore down a gazebo gifted to the city by late night talk show host David Letterman. The prank celebrated Kankakee's distinction more than a decade ago as one of the ... More

Kankakee High School fires head football coach Jay Bohner

Jan 7, 2015 • Kankakee Daily Journal
"The administration at Kankakee High School has chosen to release me of my duties as head football coach at Kankakee High School, while I respectfully disagree with the decision I also know that it is their right to make a change when they deem ... More

Kankakee teens target Letterman's gazebos of mockery

Feb 3, 2015 • Chicago Tribune
Beth Peeler, 16, left, teacher Bill Curtin and Magdalena Garcia, 17, from Kankakee High School visit one of the two gazebos donated to the town in 1999 by David Letterman on Feb. 3, 2015. The gazebo is set to be torn down Wednesday. (Zbigniew Bzdak ... More

Kankakee plots cold revenge after '99 Letterman gag

Feb 7, 2015 • Chicago Daily Herald
Remnants of a gazebo sent to the City of Kankakee, Illinois, as a gift from late-night talk show host David Letterman in 1999 sit on a trailer at a park after being dismantled by Kankakee High School students who are planning a prank on Letterman ... More

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