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Bruins, Panthers advance in first night of high school hockey playoffs

The semifinals are set in the Fort Wayne High School Hockey Association playoffs.

Wayne's Adams, Alexander sign to play college football  WANE

Wayne High School teammates Aarik Adams (Marian University) and Darius Alexander (Toledo) both signed to play college football on Wednesday evening.

Art museum highlighting young talent

An art museum in one corner of 21 Country is highlighting emerging artists.

Kip Jones no longer Wayne High School girls basketball coach  News Sentinel

After two seasons, Kip Jones is no longer the girls basketball coach at Wayne High School, the athletic office at Wayne confirmed to on ...

REGGIE HAYES: Highly recruited Wayne High School athlete Craig Young keeps his options open and his attitude positive  News Sentinel

Craig Young wasn't buying any of the stress and pressure I was trying to sell. Young stood on the track at Wayne High School on Tuesday afternoon, talking wi.

Five Wayne High School seniors sign for college  WANE

Anthony Phillips, Kylon Jarreau, Hailey Davis, Mattie Wilson, and Elisha Wilson all put pen to paper on Tuesday afternoon signing to play sports in college.

UPDATED: Shooting reports result in lockouts at three Fort Wayne Community Schools buildings  News Sentinel

Reports to Fort Wayne Police of shootings or shots fired incidents resulted in lockouts Wednesday at Harrison Hill Elementary School and South Side and ...

Getting ready to start school in Fort Wayne Community Schools  News Sentinel

Today, it's not what you know that makes you successful in high school. It's what you do with what you know. That was the message Wayne High School ...

12/26 SAC Holiday Tournament Recap  WANE

There's one more present under the tree. The annual SAC Holiday Tournament gets underway from Wayne High School.

Fort Wayne Community Schools high school valedictorians, salutatorians reflect and inspire with graduation ceremony speeches  News Sentinel

This has been a challenging school year for graduating high school seniors in the Fort Wayne area. Along with the usual stresses of selecting a college and ...


WAYNE HIGH SCHOOL At Wayne High School, located at 9100 Winchester Road, the top student – the Valedictorian – is Dove White. He plans to attend ...

Person hit by car in southern Fort Wayne  WANE

The accident happened on the 700 block of Rivertree Dr.

UT and BG sign recruiting classes  13abc Action News

For the third straight year, UT has compiled the top recruiting class in the Mid-American Conference according to 247 Sports. BGSU was 6th.

Wayne's Young commits to Ohio State  WANE

Wayne High School football standout Craig Young is going to be a Buckeye, as the senior-to-be verbally committed to Ohio State on Friday.

Students at Fort Wayne's New Tech Academy at Wayne High School pledge positive action and pause to remember those slain in Parkland, Fla. shooting  News Sentinel

“I pledge to encourage 17 people.” “I pledge to write 17 letters to legislators by the end of the month.” Those were just a few of the pledges students wrote ...

GOTW Preview: Dwenger vs. Wayne rematch  WANE

For the second time this season Bishop Dwenger and Wayne will square off in your Highlight Zone "Game of the Week" - this time with the season on the line.

Wednesday Gallery: SAC Holiday Tournament, Northrop vs. South Side | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The Northrop boys played South Side in the SAC Holiday Tournament quarterfinals at Wayne High School on Wednesday. ...

Winners named in Dupree Memorial Church's Fort Wayne High School Math Contest  News Sentinel

Five students received monetary prizes in the fourth annual High School Math Contest held by Dupree Memorial Church, 1231 Hayden St. in Fort Wayne.

Saturday Gallery SAC Holiday Tournament Final South Side vs Homestead | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

South Side played Homestead for the girls SAC Holiday Tournament Championship at Wayne High School on Saturday. &nb ...

In high school, a jump on college | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

By taking advantage of dual-credit and Advanced Placement classes offered at Homestead High School, senior Diya John has steadily earned college credi ...

Ex-Michigan State, Wayne player sentenced in sexual assault case  WANE

Former Michigan State and Wayne High School football player Auston Robertson will spend up to 10 years in prison for sexually assaulting a female student in ...

Wayne High School teacher suspended by FWCS | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

A teacher at Wayne High School has been suspended while officials investigate whether he had an inappropriate relationship with a student.

Escape route | Sunday centerpiece  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Wayne football senior Craig Young didn't let the violence win.

Friends' support for ill Wayne High School student means more for others  News Sentinel

She always knew she had very good friends, but Reagan Swinford never knew how many until she showed up for school Thursday at Wayne High School's New ...

2018 SAC Holiday Tournament Day 2 scores

After six games first-round games were played Wednesday, another six are being played in the SAC Holiday Tournament at Wayne High School Thursday.

3 students OD at Fort Wayne high school; 1 in critical condition  WISH-TV

At least three students at North Side High School were taken away in ambulances.

Wayne High School wrestler Dalyn Hart pins adversity en route to success  News Sentinel

Dalyn Hart regularly gets up at 3 a.m. in order to go lift weights with his friend Lukas Fender. This is either dedication or obsession. It's probably both.


The 3rd annual Induction Ceremony for the Wayne High School Athletic Hall of Fame was held January 19, 2018 at Wayne High School. The Hall of Fame ...

Emu spotted walking across Fort Wayne Road  WANE

Fort Wayne Drivers were surprised Sunday afternoon to see what appeared to be an emu crossing the road.


MidWest America Federal Credit Union recently presented a check for $1128.84 to Wayne High School as part of an ongoing Affinity Visa® debit card program.

New Tech students pitch ideas for downtown Fort Wayne | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Freshmen from New Tech Academy at Wayne High School have ideas about what might encourage people to stay in Fort Wayne.

FWCS Prepares To Roll Out New Curriculum  Northeast Indiana Public Radio

Fort Wayne Community School System teachers spent the last three weeks creating new math and English curriculums for the 2018-2019 school year.

Closed Fort Wayne high school being sold to quarry company  WISH-TV

Fort Wayne Community Schools board members approved the sale of the former Elmhurst High School Monday night for $600000.

Mother of Thanksgiving shooting victim heartbroken  WANE

A mother of one of the victims in the Thanksgiving shooting - that killed three people and injured two others - is sharing her heartbreak.

Wayne's color guard heads to semifinals | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The Wayne High School Winter Guard's hard work is paying off. The 14-member group earned a place at the Indiana High School Color Guard Association R ...

Local high school teacher suspended and under investigation  WANE

A Wayne High School teacher has been suspended and is under investigation.

Former Wayne High School employee gets 1 year for sex with student | Courts | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

A former Wayne High School special education assistant who had a sexual relationship with a student was sentenced Wednesday to one year in prison.Brax ...

Fort Wayne Community Schools celebrates Music in Our Schools Month with performances Saturday at South Side HS  News Sentinel

Fort Wayne Community Schools celebrates Music in Our Schools Month with a concert festival Saturday at South Side High School, 3601 S. Calhoun St.

Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: Previous Rank (PR): 1. Last game: Beat Lake Forest (Ind.) Academy 66-42. Next: Virginia Academy (Ashburn, Va.) 2 ...

Area wages up 12% in 5 years | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Fort Wayne-area wages have shown strong growth in the last five years, with the rate comparing favorably nationally and exceeding all but one other Indiana ...

Veteran attorney in Tinsley slaying | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Anthony Churchward has been in uncomfortable positions before, defending people charged in some of the county's most high-profile cases.

Former Michigan State Spartans football player hearing sheds light on background check when recruited -- ESPN  ESPN

Former Michigan State defensive lineman Auston Robertson pleaded guilty to a criminal sexual assault charge during a pretrial hearing in a Michigan court ...

Cadets stave off gritty Knights | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

In the final seconds of the first quarter, Concordia's Carissa Garcia stole the ball, raced down the court, drew a foul while tossing in a layup just ...

FWCS receives federal funding | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Fort Wayne Community Schools has new federal dollars to spend – $36352240, to be exact.

PHOTOS: Three Rivers Festival Parade fills downtown Fort Wayne with floats, music, dance and more  News Sentinel

Here are some photos from today's Three Rivers Festival Parade in downtown Fort Wayne. The parade was expected to have 118 units. The festival continues ...

Bikers escort Fort Wayne freshman to school to stand up against bullying  WTHR

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WPTA) - Dozens of Indiana bikers rallied around a high school freshman who was being bullied by a fellow student. Madilyn Quinn says her ...

Rumors gaining steam that Keion Brooks Jr. is headed elsewhere  News Sentinel

Senior-to-be Keion Brooks Jr. will not return to North Side High School for his final year of high school basketball has learned from multiple ...

Lawsuit filed in death of Wayne HS student  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A lawsuit was filed Wednesday on behalf of the mother of a 16-year-old Wayne High School student who died last October, eight ...

Partnership lets students learn on job | Special education in Allen County | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Helping students with disabilities prepare for adulthood.

Spartans still in the mix for three-star WR Young  247Sports

Craig Young, a junior three-star athlete from Fort Wayne (Ind.) Wayne high school, announced his top five.

Teacher Honor Roll / Education Notebook | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Lindsay Marie Racine School: Wayne High School Subject teaching: Sophomore English and special education Education: Bachelor of Arts in psychology ...

Northrop places 6 on All-SAC soccer team | Sports | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The SAC announced its all-conference boys and girls soccer teams Monday, and three-time boys champion Northrop put six players on the squad. Members ...

Fort Wayne Police Department officers also working as coaches, officials  News Sentinel

As he puts it, when Greg Addison attended Hammond High School, his school resources officer saved his life.

Keep honors classes, FWCS urged | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Students and parents packed the Fort Wayne Community Schools boardroom Monday.

2018 Northeast Indiana Education Awards | Site  FW Business

Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly 2018 Education Awards.

UPDATED: Fort Wayne Community Schools expands STEM/STEAM education approach to seven schools  News Sentinel

Seven schools in the Fort Wayne Community Schools district will have a new STEM or STEAM emphasis in the future. The FWCS board of school trustees voted ...

'Iris Man' Don Goss has a field of flowers for sale in Fort Wayne  News Sentinel

Don Goss hoed his field of 450 iris Friday and on Saturday he was getting ready to put his sign out to let people know they were for sale. However, he'd alrea.

Wayne grad Mitchell signs to play in Switzerland  WANE

The 2014 winner of the Tiffany Gooden Award as the best player in the SAC as a senior at Wayne, Mitchell has inked a 1-year deal with the Basel Starwings.

Wayne sprints to Division I boys regional track title  Dayton Daily News

Regional track: Wayne wins boys D-I title; Minster tops girls D-III field.

Wayne High School graduate overcomes personal tragedy  WANE

FORT WAYNE Ind. (WANE) - Triumph over tragedy for a Wayne High School student. Mary Carmen Nino's father was shot and killed during an armed robbery.

Family, friends reflect on the life of Ball State freshman  Ball State Daily News

Tori Andress acted as a connecting thread for many of the people she encountered.

Local students walkout to protest gun violence | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Local students conduct school walkouts to protest gun violence.

City native next NH governor? | Political notebook | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Did you know a Fort Wayne native might be the next governor? Of New Hampshire, that is. Molly Kelly won the Democratic primary last week and now face ...

Carroll boys win regional title | Preps plus | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

MARION — The unsung heroes of the Carroll boys track team made a huge impact as the Chargers won their fourth straight Regional championship at ...

Fort Wayne Schools to Add STEM/STEAM Initiatives  Inside INdiana Business

Fort Wayne Community Schools is looking to boost STEM learning throughout the district. The Board of School of Trustees has approved a four-year contract ...

Fort Wayne High School Begins Online Voting For New Mascot  WFYI

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Students at a Fort Wayne high school are voting on choices for a new school mascot this week to replace the Redskins name.

Ex-Wayne aide in sex case may get prison | Courts | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

A former Wayne High School special education assistant sentenced to a year in prison for having sex with a student could be sent back to prison for al ...

GOTW Preview: Homestead at Snider Rematch  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - They met in the SAC Holiday Tournament title game - and just two weeks later Homestead and Snider clash again in your ...

Students appear to threaten teachers, bishop  WANE

Bishop Luers students are facing disciplinary action after officials found a group conversation in which the students appeared to threaten to shoot teachers - and ...

Bishop Luers boys basketball announces summer hoops camp  News Sentinel

Bishop Luers boys basketball will be holding a camp at the beginning of June, head coach Will Hubertz has announced.

Wayne grad Justin Parker named I.U. pitching coach  WANE

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana baseball head coach Jeff Mercer announced the additions of Dan Held, Justin Parker, and Casey Dykes to his coaching staff on ...

Police: Students say they had sex with teacher in his classroom  WANE

WANE Staff Reports - FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - On March 16, Fort Wayne Community Schools sent out a letter informing parents that two staffers had been ...

Fort Wayne Community Schools takes steps toward improving student achievement through use of nearly $50 million federal grant  News Sentinel

Fort Wayne Community Schools took an early step toward improving student achievement, especially at low-performing schools, by approving acceptance of a ...

Ex-Spartan football player arrested in Fort Wayne in sex case  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Former Wayne High School and Michigan State defensive end Auston Robertson has been jailed in Fort Wayne on a third-degree ...

2 Goldsboro schools evacuated over 'threatening message' for second time in 2 days

Wednesday's threat was the second in two days at both schools. Both schools were evacuated on Tuesday following a threatening message that was sent to the ...

Dayton-area school superintendent to retire  Dayton Business Journal

Huber Heights City Schools' superintendent has announced her resignation, effective July 31, 2019. After serving as superintendent for the last seven years, ...

Breaking down the Spring Valley, Wayne football series  Huntington Herald Dispatch

HUNTINGTON — Wayne High School head coach Tom Harmon and Spring Valley High School head coach Brad Dingess have plenty of reason to be excited ...

James Hardy suicide: Death of Indiana star, NFLer still puzzles  Sports Illustrated

When the holder of every Indiana receiving record—the 41st pick in the 2008 NFL draft—turned up dead in a Fort Wayne river, friends and family faced some ...

Holocaust personal, author tells students | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Of all the questions author Martin Goldsmith fielded at a Fort Wayne high school Monday, he described only one as sad. What causes hate? “I think we hate ...

Snider coach suspended one day, accused of battering player  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) The Snider High School girls basketball coach accused of battering one of his players during a game earlier this month was ...

Central High a rich part of city's history | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Since it was built in the early 1900s, the school at 1200 S. Barr St. has assumed multiple identities, including the Fort Wayne Regional Vocational High School, ...

Indiana Junior All-Stars get BIG pick-up in Ben Davis beast Dawand Jones  News Sentinel

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Junior All-Star coach Matt English knew he needed reinforcements following his 113-109 overtime loss Saturday to the Kentucky ...

New RHS coach, Shabaz Khaliq, on making career move: 'The opportunity was perfect for me'  Palladium-Item

Returning to Richmond means leaving hometown, but Shabaz Khaliq is ready for a new career challenge in turning around Red Devils boys basketball team.

Teacher admits to seducing students  WANE

Ryen Wilson was removed from Wayne High School back in March after being accused of having sex with two students and perusing two others.

Powers Twins, Sanders Sign At Wayne High School  WANE

Twin football standouts Deion and Keion Powers were joined by classmate Sh'Toya Sanders on Wednesday afternoon as all three Wayne student-athletes ...

Burmese delegation seeks ideas for education | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

As students worked in quiet classrooms Tuesday afternoon at Bunche Montessori Early Childhood Center, Principal Tamara Mullins welcomed visitors eager to ...

12/29: Semifinals from the SAC Holiday Tournament  WANE

The SAC Holiday Tournament continued on Friday with semi-final games taking place at Wayne High School. Check out the scores, highlights and interviews ...

Fort Wayne Community Schools will use federal grant that could total nearly $50 million to boost student achievement, teacher effectiveness  News Sentinel

Fort Wayne Community Schools leaders laid out plans Thursday evening for increasing student success, especially at low-performing schools. They also ...

Huber Heights student charged for having knife at school  WHIO

A Wayne High School student was arrested Thursday after a knife was found in book bag, school officials announced on the Huber Heights City Schools ...

REGGIE HAYES: It's easy to root for Pete Kempf and DeKalb High School football  News Sentinel

WATERLOO – As sports reporters, we're not supposed to root for teams or coaches, but I'd love to see DeKalb High School football and Pete Kempf have a g.

Planetarium teacher leaves area | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Scott Raypole knows his way around the area's planetariums. In fact, he has been the Earth science teacher at three area high schools that have planetariums.

Learning about kicking and character at Jason Baker Football Camp  WANE

Wayne High School graduate and former punter in the NFL, Jason Baker returned to Fort Wayne to hold another year of his football camp.

Comic fans get chance to live out the fantasy | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

One moment you're beset by a gaggle of Spider-Men; the next, you're being chased by a blinking and beeping R2-D2.

12/28: Day Two of the SAC Holiday Tournament  WANE

The annual SAC Holiday Tournament continued Thursday at Wayne High School and the action was heating up. Check out all the updates and highlights here!

Students think there's gun at homecoming dance, make frantic 911 calls  WHIO

A report of shots fired ended a homecoming dance early in Huber Heights, but the frantic 911 calls were caused by an overturned table during a fight.

Five local men named to Midwest volleyball hall of fame  News Sentinel

Five Fort Wayne-area men have been named among the second class for the Midwest Intercollegiate Volleyball Association's Hall of Fame. Former IPFW coach ...

'Reagan Strong' T-shirts help charities | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The Fort Wayne Community Schools Clothing Bank received a donation that – with the recent snow and cold – couldn't have come at a better time. What's more ...

Winning schools announced in Canstruction food collection event benefiting Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana  News Sentinel

The Canstruction event raised 59044 pounds of food for Community Harvest Food Bank of Northeast Indiana, the nonprofit announced today. That weight ...

Local musician to audition for American Idol  Huntington Herald Dispatch

WAYNE — When local musician Jordan Reeves heard about "American Idol" hosting auditions in Charleston, he knew he had to make the trip. Reeves, 26, of ...

Suit filed in death of Wayne student | Courts | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The mother of a teen killed last fall after tumbling from a vehicle at Wayne High School is suing the driver and the school district in Allen Superior ...

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