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Funeral Services in memory of Debra Hershey-Stammet class of 1980

December 26, 2018 by April Angeles (Register to contact)

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A dearest friend Batavia Alumni Debra (Debbie) Hershey-Stammet passed away on Dec. 23,2018 her funeral services 10a -28 Dec. 2018 . Moss Family Funeral Home-209 South Batavia ave and visitation 27 Dec 4-8pm. Those who knew her please attend.. She lived in Batavia and graduated with me in 1980 from Batavia High School.
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Police Training Exercise Scheduled At Batavia High School  Batavia, IL Patch

Police 'Training Exercise' Scheduled At Batavia HS - Batavia, IL - More details will be added as new information regarding the training becomes available.



No gunman found at Batavia High School after report of person with rifle, police say  WGN TV Chicago

BATAVIA, Ill. -- The lockdown has been lifted and police have given the "all-clear" at Batavia High School after a report of a person with a rifle entering the school ...



Batavia High School junior wins Graphics Student of the Year  Kane County Chronicle

That honor goes to Batavia junior Sarah Anderson who won the annual Valley Education for Employment System (VALEES) competition on Apr. 24 at ...



Images: Batavia High School graduation  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia High School held its graduation ceremony on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.



Updated: Griffith named Batavia High School orchestra director, will teach part-time at Rotolo Middle School  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Whether it had been their plan all along remains unclear, but Batavia school officials have named Chris Griffith the orchestra director at Batavia High ...



Batavia High School to showcase Career and Technical Education program  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Students in Batavia High School's Career and Technical Education program will be showcasing their work in culinary arts, building trades, child ...



Batavia High School student found with pot, paraphernalia  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – A 17-year-old Batavia High School girl was caught with marijuana and drug paraphernalia, but police chose not to charge her criminally, officials ...



Batavia High School students to host inaugural "INCubator Expo"  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – ​Batavia High School student entrepreneurs are hosting a first-ever "INCubator Expo" from 7 to 9 p.m. April 1 at Pal Joey's, 2030 Main St., Batavia.



Funds for Batavia High School football fireworks better spent on academics  Kane County Chronicle

To the editor: Having fireworks at Batavia High School football games is a horrible idea. The money could be used for better things like math, science and history ...



Fireworks for high school touchdowns? They're coming to suburban Illinois  USA TODAY High School Sports

Batavia High School is moving forward with a plan that would set off actual fireworks at the school's football games this fall.



Kane home to world-class car show, corn boil, theater, comedy  Kane County Chronicle

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Batavia High School Class of 1949 celebrates 70th reunion  Kane County Chronicle

The Batavia High School Class of 1949 celebrated their 70th class reunion June 5 at Apple Villa in Batavia.



23 Batavia faculty members dismissed because of cutbacks  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Declining student enrollment in Batavia School District 101 is producing casualties in the faculty ranks. The Batavia School Board on March 19 ...



Coach Encourages Community To Support Batavia HS First-Ever Girls' Wrestling Team  WBBM NewsRadio

A west suburban high school wrestling coach is encouraging his community to get behind his newest athletes--the Batavia High School girls' wrestling team, and ...



Batavia school board candidates confronted with controversial issues  Kane County Chronicle

Hopefuls respond at League of Women Voters forum Feb. 28.



Kane home to Bug Fest, corn boil, comedy, back-to-school fun  Kane County Chronicle

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Batavia High School alum completes Air Force basic training  Kane County Chronicle

U.S. Air Force Airman Katherine E. Domeier graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas, officials announced ...



Batavia hires new communications chief  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – It was not very long ago that Griffin Price was performing on the stage at Batavia High School, taking part in every play and musical.



Batavia school board cuts middle school orchestra position to part-time  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Despite pleas from parents and students, the Batavia School Board approved a plan to cut the orchestra director's position at Rotolo Middle School ...



Batavia bulldog bears down on service, academics  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Evan Holden has found that the discipline he learned playing football is transferable. As a result, the Batavia High School senior is a standout not ...



Batavia drafts school budget amid union talks  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Batavia School District 101 is drafting a budget for the coming fiscal year even as it negotiates a new contract with the teacher's union. Documents ...



Report Of Possible Shots Fired Investigated Near Batavia HS  Batavia, IL Patch

Shots FIred Report Under Investigation In Batavia - Batavia, IL - Batavia High School was placed on a temporary lockdown as police investigated the report.



Batavia High Spanish teacher soothes anxiety, mixes culture  Chicago Daily Herald

Longtime Batavia High School Spanish teacher Carissa Blough knows her students are going to make mistakes learning a new language. "It's totally natural in ...



Batavia man killed by freight train identified  Kane County Chronicle

GENEVA – The man struck and killed by a Union Pacific train July 5 was identified as Charles Grimse, 24, of the 1100 block of Thelin Court, Batavia, according ...



Batavia Republicans endorse city, school candidates in nonpartisan election  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia Township Republicans are endorsing candidates for school board and city council candidates, in the April 2 nonpartisan election.



Batavia High School grad making the holidays happier for local families  Kane County Chronicle

A Batavia native is making the holidays a little brighter for some families in need this season. Batavia High School and Aurora University graduate Jackie Rakers ...



Batavia High School Walkout: We Still Have A Long Battle Ahead  Patch.com

Batavia Students Take Stand During Walkout - Batavia, IL - Batavia High School students participated in the nationwide walkout against gun violence, but they ...



Batavia school board member's Facebook comment after transgender debate called a threat  Chicago Daily Herald

A Batavia resident says a school board member's Facebook comment about her and two others, who were critical of how a school is dealing with a transgender ...



Batavia grad reflects on his road to success as a choral director, composer and trumpeter  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia High School alum Andrew Bruhn, a successful choral director, composer and trumpeter, reflects on his journey from music student to music teacher.



Students, parents learn to talk about anxiety  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Everyone experiences anxiety in life. But for some people, the feelings of worry and fear become so frequent and severe that they are unable to ...



Fans welcome home Batavia High School state football champs  Chicago Tribune

Batavia Bulldogs fans welcomed home the Batavia High School football state champions Saturday night after their win at Huskie Stadium in DeKalb.



Teacher Named Bolingbrook HSs New Literacy Admin  Bolingbrook, IL Patch

Teacher Named Literacy Admin - Bolingbrook, IL - He previously taught English at Batavia High school.



Batavia chamber director to take school post  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Batavia Chamber of Commerce Director Holly Deitchman will be named the new communications manager for Batavia School District 101.



Girls soccer: Batavia hands St. Charles North 1st loss  Chicago Daily Herald

It only took a couple of free kicks to get Batavia going. Bella Zink and Anna Holcombe scored in the final 20 minutes as Batavia pulled out a 2-1 win against St.



Daniel Russo: Candidate profile  Chicago Daily Herald

Daniel Russo is a candidate for Batavia library board.



Related Article Batavia Youth Football to take over Rotolo Middle team  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia Youth Football is going to take over running the Rotolo Middle School eighth-grade football team. The school board approved a two-year contract with ...



Batavia edges Willowbrook in back-and-forth OT thriller  Chicago Daily Herald

Falling behind for the first time during Saturday's Class 7A state football quarterfinal game against Willowbrook with less than a minute remaining, Batavia's ...



Batavia School District 101 Hall of Honor inductees to be recognized  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – The achievements of eight inductees will be celebrated when Batavia School District 101 welcomes its fourth class into the Hall of Honor at Batavia ...



Batavia primed for July 4 Sky Concert  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Independence Day sparks Batavia's biggest annual gathering, focused on a fireworks display witnessed by thousands of spectators. The Fourth of ...



Batavia pleased with success of its 1st girls wrestling invite  Chicago Daily Herald

In 1990, there were 112 girls who participated nationwide in the sport of high school wrestling. Fast forward, and that number has grown exponentially, with ...



Girls track and field: Freshman Schlenker leads Batavia to DuKane title  Chicago Daily Herald

Katrina Schlenker is primed to follow up her girls cross country season with an equally impressive first campaign in track and field. The Batavia freshman was ...



Nazareth knocks out defending champ Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia's quest to repeat as Class 7A state champion fell shy Saturday. The Bulldogs mounted a furious comeback at Nazareth Academy but never caught the ...



Parent Resource Fair for special needs set for Feb. 21  Chicago Daily Herald

The Batavia Special-Education Parent Network will hold its annual Parent Resource Fair on Thursday, Feb. 21.



Batavia schools to honor 2018 Hall of Honor inductees  Chicago Daily Herald

On Thursday, Sept. 20, Batavia Unit District 101 will welcome eight inductees into its fourth annual Hall of Honor at Batavia High School.



Fox Valley Academic Team, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

This year's Fox Valley Academic Team members hail from Cary-Grove, St. Charles North, Geneva, Marian Central Catholic, Central, Batavia and St. Charles ...



The Holmstad awards scholarships to student employees  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Six area high school students who are employed at The Holmstad were recently awarded college scholarships. All six students, who are all ...



Girls soccer: Batavia's defense denies WW South  Chicago Daily Herald

Cold rain, sleet and even snow might bother high school soccer players, but if there were an element they despise the most, nothing would probably come close ...



Batavia library candidates agreeable, emphasize background and experience  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – “I agree” was the common refrain as Batavia Library Board candidates took turns responding to questions from the public at an election forum.



Five suburban school districts lauded for music education  Chicago Daily Herald

Five suburban school districts have been designated among the "Best Communities for Music Education" nationwide.



Batavia High School playwright enlists students to reimagine Robin Hood  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – The world premiere of a comedy co-created by Batavia High School students and their director, Joshua Casburn, will play Jan. 26 to 28, when “The ...



Boys Track Notes: Batavia ready to defend title at 101st Kane County meet  Kane County Chronicle

It's been a school year of change for Batavia's Dennis Piron and others at Tri-Cities schools in the new DuKane Conference. But not so Friday. One of the area's ...



Batavia High School students to set stage for 'The Dining Room'  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Batavia High School students will blend comedy and drama in “The Dining Room” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 4 and 5, with a preview the evening before.



Batavia High to bring on the razzle dazzle with 'Chicago the Musical' Nov. 8-10  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia High School will present "Chicago the Musical-High School Edition" on Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 8-10, at the Batavia Fine Arts Centre. A cast of ...



Girls soccer: Batavia edges Geneva on Salyers' 2 goals  Chicago Daily Herald

Grace Salyers seemed to be everywhere on Tuesday night. The Batavia junior was a key reason why the Bulldogs moved the ball so efficiently against Geneva ...



Batavia school enrollments continue to decline  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Student enrollment in Batavia School District 101 will decline at a rate of about 2 percent annually for the next five years. With 5,898 students ...



Girls track and field: Batavia claims inaugural DuKane championship  Chicago Daily Herald

On a cold, rainy night better spent indoors, the girls track teams of the DuKane Conference squared off at Burgess Field in Geneva to determine a champion.



Boys tennis: Wheaton North, Batavia still battling for DuKane title  Chicago Daily Herald

The final DuKane Conference meet championship match on Saturday -- No. 4 doubles -- would determine if the regular season needed to be extended two more ...



Girls soccer: St. Charles North avenges loss to Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

St. Charles North junior forward Anna Weyman talked about how important it was to get the first goal at Tuesday's Class 3A Schaumburg girls soccer sectional ...



Batavia Teen Allegedly Left Live Bullet At Kaneland High School  Patch.com

Batavia Boy Allegedly Left Bullet At Kaneland High - Batavia, IL - Police say a 17-year-old Batavia boy is in custody after he allegedly left a .45 caliber bullet in ...



Batavia High School Key Club wins awards at annual district convention  Chicago Daily Herald

At the 67th annual Key Club District Convention and Leadership Conference March 10-12 in Oak Brook, Key Clubs from the Illinois-Eastern Iowa District met for ...



Acosta's Marketplace to sell artisan, vintage goods in Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

Acosta's Home Consignment in Batavia will be transformed into Acosta's Markeplace, featuring a series of boutiques operated by individual vendors and ...



Looking back on special rivalry as Batavia-Geneva hits 100  Chicago Daily Herald

The electric atmosphere inherent to Geneva-Batavia football games should crackle with more than the usual amperage when the rivals clash for the 100th time ...



Batavia High School community Corn Boil to kick off sports season  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – The annual Corn Boil from 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 17 will celebrate the official start of Batavia High School fall athletics and the marching band season at the ...



Boys track and field: Geneva ends Batavia's 4-year County run  Chicago Daily Herald

Geneva scored multiple points in multiple events to deny Batavia's drive for five at the 101st Kane County Boys Track & Field Meet at West Aurora Friday.



Family, friends mourn death of Batavia High School student  Chicago Tribune

Batavia is mourning the death of 17-year-old Matthew Nena.



Geneva stuns Batavia with 3 free throws in final second  Chicago Daily Herald

When you win the last two state championships on last-second shots, the bar is set pretty high for unforgettable finishes. But the Geneva Vikings added another ...



Traveling Vietnam Wall opens for viewing in Batavia  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Vietnam veterans are finding reconciliation and remembrance in Batavia. The traveling Vietnam Wall replica is open to visitors on the grounds of the ...



Unusual ending gives WW South DuKane title over Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia held only a 2-point lead over Wheaton Warrenville South at the start of the 1600 relay, the last event at Friday's DuKane Conference indoor track and ...



Girls soccer: Waubonsie Valley handles Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

Waubonsie Valley's girls soccer team started a bit slowly Monday night at Batavia, but once the Warriors got started, they seized control quickly.



'Like a second father': Former St. Charles High School athletic director Bergeson dies at 91  Chicago Daily Herald

Paul Bergeson, a longtime St. Charles High School athletic director, coach and teacher, died Monday at age 91.



Batavia High School teacher John Dryden retires from school district  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Batavia High School social studies teacher John Dryden, who made local and national headlines last year when he instructed his students that they ...



Entertainment options abound in Kane County  Kane County Chronicle

Readers can post events to the Kane County Chronicle's online calendar. Visit planitkane.com, click “+Add Event” and follow the prompts. Select items also will ...



Girls soccer: Batavia wins share of DuKane title in dramatic fashion  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia was knocking on the door to the net all night during its DuKane Conference finale at Wheaton North on Thursday.



Baseball: Riser, Lake Park advance past Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

Lake Park's Masen Riser understood the importance of Thursday's baseball game against Batavia. The senior pitcher wanted to rack up quality innings to extend ...



Batavia Ward 2 hopefuls talk development  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia Ward 2 hopefuls discuss development, downtown, bridge.



BHS students to inhabit Broadway roles in 'Rent' hitting Batavia stage  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – “Rent,” the hit Broadway musical, will take to the stage April 27 to 30 in Batavia. The show stars Batavia High School students and is directed by ...



New curator brings knowledge, passion to Batavia Depot Museum  Kane County Chronicle

Amber Foster attracted to museum because of expansion plans.



Batavia teen remembered for joyful life, leadership  Chicago Daily Herald

Will Freiburger of Batavia knew for the past three years he was living with a life-threatening condition. So he made the most of his time. "He had a lot of life in ...



Bulldogs roll in 100th Batavia-Geneva game  Chicago Daily Herald

There have been only a handful of instances in 100 meetings between Geneva and Batavia in which one rival dominated the other like Batavia handled the ...



Batavia blows by Geneva  Chicago Daily Herald

It was all Batavia in its DuKane Conference dual wrestling match at Geneva Friday night. Winning nine of the 12 competitive matches by falls, the Bulldogs beat ...



Police, SWAT activity in Batavia prompts school lockdown  WGN-TV

BATAVIA, Ill. -- Police have confirmed to WGN that Batavia High School in Batavia, Ill., is on lockdown due to a barricade incident in the area. Batavia police are ...



Boys lacrosse: St. Charles North throttles Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

St. Charles North Senior Sean Lee has played on some very good lacrosse teams in his four years as a varsity player, but he feels this year's team might just be ...



Fox Valley Academic Team honorable mentions, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Honorable mentions for the Daily Herald's Fox Valley Academic Team.



Fox Valley Leadership Team, 2018-2019  Chicago Daily Herald

Hometown: Crystal Lake. Class: Senior. Parents: Dominik and Ewelina Bogacz. Sponsor: Brett Collins, counselor. Community *service*: Crystal Lake South High ...



Battle of the Brush Pile hits Fabyan Forest Preserve  Kane County Chronicle

High school students from Batavia, Geneva, Marmion and Metea Valley held a competition to see who can remove the most invasive buckthorn and honeysuckle ...



Teens awarded scholarships from Holmstad residents  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Seven high school students are benefiting from the generosity of residents from The Holmstad retirement community in Batavia by receiving a total of ...



High school sports: Batavia announces GoFan app to purchase tickets to sporting events  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Batavia High School football fans looking for tickets to the Oct. 29 home playoff game have another way to purchase tickets in addition to at the gate ...



Images: Batavia over Geneva, 41-0 in Week 6 football  Chicago Daily Herald

The Batavia Bulldogs hosted the Geneva Vikings for their 100th meeting in varsity football action on Friday, Sept. 28, in Batavia.



Batavia chugs past Wheaton North  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia defeated Wheaton North in a DuKane Conference football game.



Batavia eighth grader's award-winning dress on display at Batavia Public Library  Kane County Chronicle

A Batavia eighth grader has channeled her love of reading into an award-winning dress that is now on display at the Batavia Public Library through December.



Disciplined Wheaton Warrenville South holds off Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

Jeff Katz popped off those screens all night long and poured in a game-high 26 points on 8-of-14 shooting to lead Wheaton Warrenville South to a 45-36 victory ...



Art and inspiration  Kane County Chronicle

As soon as she got her hands on clay as a teenager, Batavia High School art teacher Dawn Zalkus knew what she wanted to do for the rest of her life. There was ...



St. Charles woman remembered through high school scholarship  Kane County Chronicle

ST. CHARLES – Jan Willenborg was the type of person who opened her heart to everyone she met. The longtime St. Charles resident was killed in a car crash in ...



Wheaton North closes out key win at Batavia  Chicago Daily Herald

With all the momentum going Batavia's way in the fourth quarter of their Senior Night, Wheaton North regrouped just in time.



Batavia Bulldogs Win IHSA Class 7A Football Championship  Patch.com

Bulldogs Win State Football Title - Batavia, IL - The Batavia High School football team won its second state title in school history with an overtime win over Lake ...



Boys tennis: Schmidt, Cooke a winning combination for St. Charles North  Chicago Daily Herald

David Schmidt and Jim Cooke are a vital reason why St. Charles North is within reach of its goal of winning the DuKane Conference boys tennis regular-season ...



Arlington Heights show choir competition  Chicago Daily Herald

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Traffic Delays Expected During Batavia Homecoming Parade  Patch.com

Traffic Delays Expected During Parade - Batavia, IL - The parade will begin at 5 p.m. on Wednesday.



Batavia runs over Wheaton Warrenville South  Chicago Daily Herald

Batavia banked on smashmouth football to pull away from visiting Wheaton Warrenville South in the second half of Friday's 41-20 DuKane Conference victory.



Schielke: Batavia is booming  Kane County Chronicle

BATAVIA – Mayor Jeff Schielke says Batavia is booming, with major commercial, residential, public works and industrial projects on the way. Schielke outlined ...



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