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Former Wayne High School player sentenced in sexual assault case | Big Ten | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

LANSING, Mich. — Former Michigan State and Wayne High School football player Auston Robertson will spend up to 10 years in prison for s ...

Former Wayne player sentenced for assault | Sports | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

LANSING, Mich. – Former Michigan State and Wayne High School football player Auston Robertson will spend up to 10 years in prison for sexually a ...

Dayton Flyers overcome adversity in victory against Purdue Fort Wayne  MyDaytonDailyNews

Dayton Flyers guard Trey Landers did his best Braxton Miller impression in the first half Friday against Purdue Fort Wayne — one Wayne High School graduate ...

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.

Kip Jones no longer Wayne High School girls basketball coach | News, Sports, Jobs  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 ...

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 ...

REGGIE HAYES: Highly recruited Wayne High School athlete Craig Young keeps his options open and his attitude positive | News, Sports, Jobs  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.

UPDATED: Shooting reports result in lockouts at three Fort Wayne Community Schools buildings | News, Sports, Jobs  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 ...

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.

Person hit by car in southern Fort Wayne  WANE

The accident happened on the 700 block of Rivertree Dr.

IT'S A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD - Community Spotlight  The Waynedale News

Incorporated on January 24th, 1962 and comprised of 385 homes, Lake Shores Community Association, is one of the larger neighborhoods in Waynedale.

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.

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, Sports, Jobs  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 ...

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.

Fort Wayne Community Schools high school valedictorians, salutatorians reflect and inspire with graduation ceremony speeches | News, Sports, Jobs  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 ...

Winners named in Dupree Memorial Church's Fort Wayne High School Math Contest | News, Sports, Jobs  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.

Wayne students develop functional skills | Special education in Allen County | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The functional skills program serves moderately disabled students and focuses on work and life skills.

Escape route | Sunday centerpiece  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

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

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.


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 ...

Local high school teacher suspended and under investigation  WANE

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

Friends gather for Wayne High football player killed in Riverside  WHIO

Matteo Rivas took his spot at a candlelight vigil held Thursday night on Harshman Road, near where his.


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

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 ...

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.

UPDATED: Fort Wayne Community Schools expands STEM/STEAM education approach to seven schools | News, Sports, Jobs  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 ...

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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.

Camille Elizabeth Priest  Sentinel-Tribune

Camille Elizabeth Priest, 26, of Whitehouse, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Sunday (Nov. 18, 2018).

City students walk out | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Standing on a raised platform in the Concordia Lutheran High School parking lot, senior Drew Amstutz on Wednesday morning looked down at hundreds of his ...

Fort Wayne Community Schools provides basic information about questions raised regarding honors classes | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

Parents had a lot of questions after Fort Wayne Community Schools Superintendent Wendy Robinson laid out a plan Monday night for how the district will ...

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 ...

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

Helping students with disabilities prepare for adulthood.

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, Sports, Jobs  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 ...

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 ...

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

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

2018 Northeast Indiana Education Awards | Site  FW Business

These awards honor northeast Indiana educators who bring their passion for teaching and their students into the classroom every single day. Nominations now ...

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.

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

Local students conduct school walkouts to protest gun violence.

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 ...

GWOC football: Recharged Wayne at winless Centerville  MyDaytonDailyNews

It's not often Wayne High School football coach Jay Minton has wondered which direction the Warriors are headed. Not with 15 playoff teams since he landed at ...

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Wayne High School adds six to Athletic Hall of Fame  WANE

Six new faces were inducted to the Wayne Athletic Hall of Fame Saturday afternoon at Wayne High School. These inductees included two athletes, two coaches, ...

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

"I couldn't be happier to be back home in Indiana, to work with Coach Mercer again and to continue to build on the tradition here," said Parker.

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.

Brothers Austin and Justin Jordan thriving together at South Side | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

A lot of brothers get to share a high school basketball court. Not very often does one get to be in charge of the other. At South Side, assistant coach Justin takes ...

Bishop Luers boys basketball announces summer hoops camp | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

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

'IT FEELS GOOD TO BE A CHAMPION' – The Waynedale News  The Waynedale News

A UCLA-like basketball dynasty is in the making at one Waynedale elementary school. Basketball clearly is king at Maplewood Elementary School, with the ...

'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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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.

Austin Thoms out as Concordia Lutheran boys basketball coach, asked to resign after two seasons | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

Austin Thoms has resigned as the Concordia Lutheran boys basketball coach, has learned. Thoms led the Cadets for two seasons, ...

Fort Wayne's Justin Parker eager to get moving as Indiana University baseball pitching coach | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

Justin Parker will attest it's hard, but not impossible, to top coaching college baseball in Florida. Parker, a Fort Wayne native, spent the last two years as pitching ...

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 ...

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!

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, ...

Homestead's selection to Hall of Fame Classic opens up SAC tournament schedule questions | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

Monday's noon announcement that the Homestead girls' basketball team would participate in the 2018 Hall of Fame Classic at New Castle on Dec. 28 was ...

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

The teacher was one of two staffers relieved of their duties last week at Wayne High School.

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 ...

In schools for more than security | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

We're learning constantly how to better protect students.”

Graduation rates mixed at area high schools | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Graduation rates at five Allen County public high schools dropped in 2017.

SAC Holiday Tournament schedules released | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

The seedings and schedules for the 2017 Parkview Sports Medicine SAC Holiday Tournament were released on Tuesday afternoon. The annual event will be ...

Find your school's 2018 ISTEP scores  Chalkbeat Indiana

Only half of Indiana's elementary and middle school students passed both English and math state ISTEP exams in 2018, results that have stubbornly held firm for ...

BOYS SAC TOURNAMENT: 5 stars to shine and 5 players to watch | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

The 2017 Parkview Sports Medicine SAC Holiday Tournament kicks off on Wednesday and Wayne High School will be packed for four days with games.

Schools' growing challenge | Special education in Allen County | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Sometimes, all it takes to discover a student's abilities is pairing them with the right tools.

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.

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

Ann Altena. School: Arlington Elementary School. Grade teaching: Fourth grade. Education: Ball State University. Years teaching: 19. City born: Fort Wayne.

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.

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.

Ohio State football: As skills camp ends, conjecture about 2019 recruits begins  The Columbus Dispatch

Another commitment watch for Ohio State's 2019 recruiting class began unofficially as soon as Tuesday's one-day skills camp ended. There were rumors that ...

SAC Holiday Basketball Tournament brackets released  WANE

Glenn Marini - FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - The Parkview Sports Medicine SAC Holiday Basketball Tournament schedule has been released with Wayne High ...

Not bucking family trend | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Homestead senior Sam Buck has basketball running through his veins. His father played in high school and college and his grandfather is longtime Hunt ...


A long-time Waynedale restaurant has a new look and feel thanks to recent renovations. After having been closed for work for several months, the Dairy Queen ...

BLAKE SEBRING: Komets are in trouble, but what else is new? | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

If the anticipation will allow it, everybody better come home from work or school on Tuesday and snuggle in for a quick nap. The Fort Wayne Komets and ...

High school graduation rates released | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

High School graduation rates were released by the Indiana Department of Education.

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.


The streets of Waynedale will once again host the sights and sounds of Memorial Day this year, thanks to the efforts of one local veteran's group. American ...

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

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

Girlz Rock is Positively Fort Wayne  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - Physical exercise is one of many components of the Fort Wayne Girlz Rock program. Anastasia Bragg is a 13-year old student who ...

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 ...

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 ...

New Tech educator named FWCS top teacher  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) A social studies teacher at New Tech Academy has been named the 2016 Fort Wayne Community Schools Teacher of the Year.

Fort Wayne middle schooler, Ayanna Patterson receives offer from Indiana  WANE

Ayanna Patterson - an 8th grader at Memorial Park Middle School - has already received a college basketball scholarship offer from Indiana University.

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.

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