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Aliyah's poem: award-winning and Positively Fort Wayne  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - A Wayne High School student who lost her brother in an accidental shooting a year ago transformed her pain into award-winning ...

Teacher honor roll / education notebook | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

''He works hard every day to make the fine arts department at Northrop High School better.”

Verbatim: Jason Baker's Pro Football Mini Camp Ends | Home | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The following was released on Tuesday, April 16, 2019: FORT WAYNE, IN – Former NFL punter Jason Baker's philanthropic efforts have provided football and ...

North Side High School hosts 'Dancing with the Stars' fundraising event

A Fort Wayne high school put on their own version of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars" on Friday.

WBOI Presents: March News Roundup 2019  Northeast Indiana Public Radio

The month of March saw continued work at the Indiana statehouse, the Division III version of the NCAA's March Madness, and the death of longtime Hoosier.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

2018 SAC Holiday Tournament scores from Day 1

The 2018 Summit Athletic Conference Holiday Tournament began Wednesday with all games being played at Wayne High School in Fort Wayne. Here are ...


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 Youtheatre honors Hellen Keller with performance

The Fort Wayne Youtheatre's newest production opens later this week, honoring a woman who never let her disabilities get her down.

Tuesday Gallery Homestead vs Huntington North | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Homestead plays Huntington North in the first round of the IHSAA Sectional Championship at Wayne High School on Tuesday. ...

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 ...

Person hit by car in southern Fort Wayne  WANE

The accident happened on the 700 block of Rivertree Dr.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

2/27 Boys Basketball Sectionals  WANE

Bishop Dwenger, East Noble, Muncie Central, and Wayne all advanced in local 4A boys sectional play with wins on Wednesday night to headline area action.

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. ...

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 ...

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.

WOW shines light on spirit of slain student  Toledo Blade

RALLY For Reagan: Actions Conquer Tragedy, presented by Waterford Bank and the Women of Waterford Foundation (WOW) to empower women through ...

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 ...

Art museum highlighting young talent

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

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.

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.

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.

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.


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 ...

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 ...

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.

Business Weekly announces 2018 Education Award recipients | Photo Galleries  FW Business

Every year the Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly looks forward to honoring our amazing educators in northeast Indiana through our annual Education ...

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.

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.

Muncie Central basketball thinking sectional title, and the pathway is there  Muncie Star Press

The Bearcats continued their strong play in the opening round of the sectional.

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.

2/26 Boys Basketball Sectionals - Opening Night  WANE

In a battle of tri-SAC champions Northrop knocked out Carroll in Waterloo on Tuesday night while Huntington North toppled Homestead to headline the opening ...

Escape route | Sunday centerpiece  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

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

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 ...

GOTW Preview: South Side vs. Huntington North  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - For the second time this month South Side and Huntington North will meet on the hardwood - this time with the season on the line.

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.

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 ...

The brutal tackle that changed the face of football  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - The journey that changed the face of football forever started with one player from Fort Wayne, Indiana. Johnny Bright's courage ...

Local high school teacher suspended and under investigation  WANE

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

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 ...

Carroll senior wins all-around state title; Chargers take 2nd | Preps plus | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

NOBLESVILLE — Carroll senior Ashelynn Steinke was looking for a bit of vindication. “I bombed last year at state,” Steinke said. & ...


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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

UPDATE: This story has been updated with a comment from Keion Brooks Sr. received by News-Se.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

'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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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.

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 ...

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.

Students share visions of city's future | 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 – an innovation center, a tram ...

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 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.

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

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

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, ...

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...'s boys prep basketball previews  News Sentinel

We wrapped up our boys prep basketball preview coverage yesterday, but there is no time to catch up on it all like now. Teams really get geared up this ...

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.

Ex-Wayne teacher gets 3 years in prison for sex with 2 students | Police/Fire | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Dalliances with two students – once at the same time – has cost a former Wayne High School teacher his freedom. At least for a while. ...

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

Local students conduct school walkouts to protest gun violence.

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.

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.

Former Wayne player Auston Robertson dismissed from Michigan State  WANE

Auston Robertson had already been suspended from the Michigan State football team as the result of an investigation into a rape that took place on April 9.

Dayton-area school superintendent to retire  Dayton Business Journal

The superintendent has announced her resignation, effective July 31, 2019.

Fort Wayne's Justin Parker eager to get moving as Indiana University baseball pitching coach  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 ...

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 ...

Homestead's selection to Hall of Fame Classic opens up SAC tournament schedule questions  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 ...

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.

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

Reagan Swinford was first diagnosed with neuroblastoma, a type of cancer, at age 5.

PHOTO GALLERY: Perrysburg volleyball team tops Anthony Wayne  Toledo Blade

Perrysburg's volleyball team took down Anthony Wayne in three sets Thursday, September 6, 2018, at Anthony Wayne High School. Click through the gallery by ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: June 16 in photos | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. W.

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