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2 freshmen engineer a winner | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Two Fort Wayne Community Schools freshmen won $1,000 for their school through the 2019 Fluor Engineering Challenge, a competition that asked students to ...

Bishop Dwenger announces plans for new stadium, performing arts center  Fort Wayne's NBC

Bishop Dwenger High School announced its plans to build a new on-campus stadium around Sheilds Field and a new performing arts center just down the road.

Dwenger Students to take part in March for LIfe  WANE

After being selected as the high school that will help lead the annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., about 200 students from Bishop Dwenger High School ...

Area high schools are moving away from valedictorian tradition

Homestead High School in the Southwest Allen County School District will not have a valedictorian speak at next month's commencement ceremony.

Bishop Dwenger to co-lead National Right to Life in January, school announces  News Sentinel

Bishop Dwenger High School has been chosen to help lead the National March For Life in Washington, D.C., next January, school officials announced Tuesday.

Bishop Dwenger planning stadium, performing arts center | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

Bishop Dwenger High School has begun planning for two major projects thanks to two donors. Dwenger is in the preliminary design stages for a stadium that ...

Homeless football players receive donation from team that beat them in Indiana championship  USA TODAY High School Sports

Two Central players had been homeless during the season. After a 4-OT loss in the championship game, Bishop Dwenger raised $2000 for them.

Saints eager to defend and learn | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

With the girls volleyball season just getting started, the SAC preseason tournament is the first big test for the teams involved. Two-time SAC presea ...

The shows must go on | Music  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

While classes may be done for the day, there's still more work to do for members of Summit Sound and Elegance.

Dwenger rings up another sectional title | Preps plus | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

It hadn't been 24 hours since the Bishop Dwenger football team earned the victory bell for winning the SAC title before it got a chance to share ...

Bishop Dwenger High School defends football coach Jason Garrett against social media accusations of 2014 assault  News Sentinel

A Facebook post about a 2014 incident involving Bishop Dwenger High School football coach Jason Garrett has stirred division within the school's community ...

15-year-old ready to accept diploma | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Forrest Cunningham could very well set a record when he graduates Friday from Bishop Dwenger High School.

Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend names clergy accused of sexual abuse  WNDU-TV

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WNDU) - The Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend has released the names of clergy who've been credibly accused of sexual abuse of a ...

Five Allen County students named Lilly Endowment Community Scholars

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WPTA21) — Five Allen County students will get a full-tuition scholarship to go to college. The students received the Lilly Endowment ...

17 area schools named to Four Star list | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Seventeen area schools were among 234 in Indiana named Four Star Schools for the 2017-18 school year. The list, released Friday by the Indiana Department ...

Fort Wayne Navy SEAL reunites with family after transferring to less restrictive confinement  Fort Wayne's NBC

A Fort Wayne Navy SEAL reunited with his family after being transferred to a less restrictive confinement.

Dwenger defends football coach Garrett | Preps plus | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Bishop Dwenger released a statement Tuesday defending recently-named football coach Jason Garrett an alleged assault that occurred during a practice i ...

Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend releases names of 18 ex-clergy accused of abusing minors  FOX 59 Indianapolis

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — The Catholic bishop of a northern Indiana diocese has released the names of 17 former priests and one former deacon who have been ...

Bishop Dwenger announces its 2018 summer boys and girls basketball camps and boys league  News Sentinel

Bishop Dwenger will be holding basketball camps for both boys and girls in July and league for boys in the month of June.

REGGIE HAYES: Jason Garrett embraces dual role of campus minister and Bishop Dwenger High School football coach  News Sentinel

Every Friday during high school football season, the Bishop Dwenger Saints players and coaches climb into their buses. Because their home games are at ...

Fort Wayne bishop IDs 18 priests accused of sexual abuse  WANE

A month after pledging to identify the priests and deacons within the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend who have committed sexual abuse, Bishop Kevin ...

A Look Back: Clay High School crowned state champions in 1994  South Bend Tribune

In the finals, Coach Tom DeBaets led the Colonials who faced a Valparaiso team featuring First Team All-State player Bryce Drew.

Indiana bishop names 18 ex-Catholic priests accused of sex abuse

A Catholic Diocese in Indiana published the names of 18 former priests and deacons the diocese said have been "credibly accused" of sexually abusing ...

REGGIE HAYES: Chris Svarczkopf leaves life-lessons legacy on Bishop Dwenger players  News Sentinel

Bishop Dwenger High School senior Tommy Steele stood in the cold rain, the reality of a loss pelting him in the face, and saluted his coach. He couldn't ha.

Former Indiana priests accused of sex abuse | News  The Rushville Republican

GOSHEN — A Catholic priest who served in Goshen, four who served in Elkhart County and another who served in Ligonier are among those the Fort ...

Dwenger questions rehash of incident | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

On Aug.7, 2014, Bishop Dwenger Principal Jason Schiffli received a phone call from athletic director John Bennett and then-football coach Chris Svarcz ...

Abuse victim angry over priest list | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Brian Cook worries what might happen to someone else's child.

Retired head of schools for diocese dies at age 67 | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

A longtime Catholic educator who most recently served as superintendent for the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend has died. Marsha A. Jordan was 67. H ...

Longtime 3rd District councilman challenged | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Running for City Council wasn't always on Mike Thomas' to-do list. But after becoming increasingly concerned about what he views as the misdirection ...

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.

Indiana Football Picks up Second Class of 2020 Commitment  The Daily Hoosier

Tom Allen continues to convince Indiana kids to stay home. Fort Wayne, Ind. native Luke Wiginton has committed to play for Indiana. The 6-foot-5, 275 pound ...

WCHS Junior Wins Goalie Award In Fort Wayne  Times-Union Newspaper

Living in the heart of Hoosier Hysteria and high school basketball, Steven Vlot has chose a different athletic path. The junior at Warsaw Community High School.

Remembering Mother Teresa's 1982 Fort Wayne visit  WANE

Bishop Dwenger's former principal recounts her visit to his high school.

Concordia Lutheran High School makes a decision about its future in Fort Wayne  News Sentinel

Concordia Lutheran High School will be staying at its current campus at Anthony Boulevard and St. Joe River Drive. The school had been studying the ...

REGGIE HAYES: Dwenger learns it's never easy to take season-ending loss  News Sentinel

Rain pelted Bishop Dwenger High School's football players as they trudged to the bus, the downpour camouflaging the tears of the seniors. There's no good.

'No one asks for this:’ Man says he was sexually abused by Fort Wayne Catholic priest  Indianapolis Star

A man who told IndyStar he was abused by a priest in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend in the early 1980s is sharing his story with the hope of helping ...

Nieto signs on with Indy Eleven Academy  WANE

Emerson Nieto signs on with Indy Eleven Academy. The 17-year-old will play for the club and continue to develop his potential.

Fort Wayne Komets public address announcer Larry Schmitt also sings for his supper  News Sentinel

As he was growing up and going to Bishop Dwenger High School, Larry Schmitt always figured he'd end up in the family paint business for a career. The Schmitt ...

Crayola prize a 'huge blessing' | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Michelle Jester was the grand prize winner of Crayola's Thank a Teacher contest.

Countdown to 2018 IUFB Kickoff: 13 Days (Isaac James and Mike Fiacable)  Hoosier Huddle

The Hoosiers are just under two weeks until kickoff in Miami and today we highlight two players who used to both play offense but now play on opposite sides of ...

IHSAA boys golf: Carmel wins team title by 1 shot  Indianapolis Star

Center Grove takes second and Zionsville third. CG's Noah Gillard finishes 2nd individually in a playoff.

Teacher charged with child solicitation | Police/Fire | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

A Bishop Dwenger High School teacher is charged with child solicitation, accused of enticing a student to engage in sexual conduct while he was a teacher at ...

Clark, Markley sign with Bellarmine women's soccer  BU Athletics

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Coach Chris Tinius announced two additions to his latest Bellarmine University women's soccer recruiting class. They are Grady Clark, ...

Ex-teacher admits to asking student for sex over Facebook  WANE

The teacher admitted to sending a Facebook message to a 15-year-old student in 2015 and asking if he was a virgin.

Saints' cheerleaders are on quite a run | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

With tryouts coming up in April, cheerleaders at Bishop Dwenger High School don't have much time to rest on their laurels.But their record is ge ...

North Side graduate named Rising Star | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Within days of acquiring high school graduate status, Amaya Williams received another title: rising star.

Banks urges rights for Navy SEAL | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

U.S. Rep. Jim Banks has urged the Navy to respect the rights of a former Fort Wayne man being held in a California military prison while awaiting cour ...

Kekionga radio club finding success | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Teacher Jon Luckey has found success with the Kekionga Middle School Amateur Radio Club, an extracurricular activity with a core group of six students, mostly ...

Ref shortage pressing issue | High schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Joe Rudolph has been refereeing basketball for 14 years and he's heard about every insult you can imagine come his way from the stands. He's normally ...

Online threats emerge at area schools, no weapons found  WANE

Van Wert City Schools and East Allen County Schools confirmed online threats but that they are not active.

WBOI Weekend News Roundup 05/12/18  Northeast Indiana Public Radio

In this Weekend News Roundup, we will feature two stories. Maria J. Stephan, an expert on civil resistance and movements, gave a talk at Manchester University ...

Dwenger teacher to be consecrated virgin today | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Fort Waynes Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception today will host the dedication of a woman as a consecrated virgin.

Voucher use rises to record high | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Indiana's school voucher system continues to grow, with the state spending $153 million for the 2017-18 academic year – a record for the program ...

Grady Eifert: 3 things to know about the Purdue basketball senior forward  Journal & Courier

Grady Eifert is the son of former Purdue basketball player Greg Eifert and the brother of Tyler Eifert, the Cincinnati Bengals' Pro Bowl TE.

Bishop Dwenger alums Ryan Watercutter, Mike Fiacable diving into Indiana University spring football  News Sentinel

Every so often at Indiana University football practice, Mike Fiacable will throw the football downfield to tight end Ryan Watercutter. Just like old times.

Residents still mum year after boat crash | Police/Fire | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

In the year since the boat accident, Dominique Effinger's Lake Gage neighbors have not forgotten the accident, but showed little eagerness to discuss it publicly.

REGGIE HAYES: Finally, a national anthem story with some love  News Sentinel

This is a national anthem football story, mixed with a father and son story, and if it doesn't make you feel good, I'm not sure I can write anything that wi.

Bishop Dwenger Cheerleaders Defend National Title  WANE

The Bishop Dwenger Varsity cheerleaders successfully defended their National Championship Title this past Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Orlando, Florida.

Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend to ordain its biggest group of new priests in 43 years  News Sentinel

The Catholic Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend will ordain five young men as priests - its largest group of new priests since 1975 - during a Mass at 11 a.m. ...

Eleven Saints sign for college sports  WANE

Glenn Marini - FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) - Eleven seniors at Bishop Dwenger high school put pen to paper on Wednesday afternoon signing to play college ...

Fort Wayne woman named Miss Allen County  WANE

Megan Brelage, a Bishop Dwenger High School graduate, is set to begin her junior year at Purdue University, where she was recently accepted in the pharmacy ...

Restaurant Notes: Chapman's Brewing adding southwest location; IHOb?; Electric Works survey time extended  News Sentinel

Chapman's Brewing Co. is adding to its list of taprooms with plans to open a southwest Fort Wayne location in a building where a Salsa Grille restaurant opera.

St. Charles football puts extra fun into winning  News Sentinel

The impetus for this story is the St. Charles winning streak, 38 games over four-plus years with all different groups of eighth-grade football players. The r.

Purdue Varsity Glee Club In Concert  West Bend News

Returning to the Fort Wayne area for the second time this year is the heralded Purdue Varsity Glee Club. The 65-member male chorus will present their ...

Private School Vouchers Hit Record High In Indiana But Growth Slows  WFYI

For the first time the number of Hoosier students using publicly-funded vouchers to attend a private school reached 3 percent of statewide enrollment.

School remembers Haley Nellum one year later  WANE

It's been nearly one year since 17-year-old Haley Nellum was killed while heading home. Police said she was hit by a drunk driver. This week, her high school, ...

10-year-old's path inspires family, others as he becomes citizen | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Fort Wayne's newest citizen is a 10-year-old adopted foster child from Mexico whose love and trust inspired family, friends and strangers. ...

Bishop Dwenger's Chris Svarczkopf Battling Lymphoma  WANE

Chris Svarczkopf will not be on the Bishop Dwenger sideline this coming football season as the Saints head coach is battling lymphoma.

Dwenger grad confirmed for 7th Circuit | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The U.S. Senate voted unanimously Monday in favor of confirming Fort Wayne native Michael Y. Scudder Jr. as a judge for the 7th Circuit Court of Appea ...

5 deacons to be ordained June 2 | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Five men will be ordained as Roman Catholic priests June 2 in Fort Wayne – the largest number in 43 years in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Ben ...

Mother disappointed, allowing happiness in wake of trial  WANE

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) The mother of Haley Nellum, the 17-year-old Bishop Dwenger High School student killed in a March traffic crash, said she was ...

PHOTO GALLERY: 25 years of sectional boys basketball | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

As another year of boys high school basketball Sectional kick off tonight, here is a look back at some of the images in our archive from the.

Purdue basketball's Grady Eifert made name for himself by following brother's example  Journal & Courier

Many people see Tyler Eifert as the Pro Bowl tight end. His younger brother, the Boilermakers' senior forward, saw how he got there and replicated it.

15 county schools get 4-star rating | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Fifteen Allen County schools are among 238 in Indiana named Four Star Schools for the 2016-17 academic year. The list released Friday by the Indiana ...

Restaurant Notes extra: CS3's Aug. 18 ending a beginning for owner Donna Kessler  News Sentinel

Donna Kessler hasn't had a vacation in 11 years. Now that the lease for her Calhoun Street Soups, Salads & Spirits hasn't been renewed, she's going to take ti.

Five Catholic priests ordained in traditional mass  WANE

Five new priests have been assigned to churches in the Fort Wayne-South Bend Diocese after a traditional ordination mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate ...

Fort Wayne's Tyler Eifert to remain with Cincinnati Bengals  News Sentinel

Tyler Eifert will be staying with the Cincinnati Bengals, as he confirmed Thursday on Twitter. Eifert, the former Bishop Dwenger High School and University of.

Spotlight: Singer Rachel Horter | Music | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

The pilgrimage to Nashville has been the turning point for some of country music's most prominent artists: Keith Urban, Kenny Chesney, and maybe you'v ...

Power Five commitment recap: April 6-12  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is in full swing as talented high school football prospects from around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

Ben Clemmer  Northeast Indiana Public Radio

Ben Clemmer joined 89.1 WBOI as a host and production assistant in 2017. After serving as an intern during his last semester at the University of Saint.

Bishop Dwenger falls to Columbus East in State finals  News Sentinel

Bishop Dwenger High School lost to Columbus East High School Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, in the Class 4 A State Football Finals.

Girls on Run expands to middle school | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

When Jenny Boyd volunteered to serve as a Girls on the Run head coach for the new Heart & Sole site at Woodside Middle School, she was told she'd be lucky ...

Photo Gallery: Butler basketball conducts special needs clinic for youth  News Sentinel

INDIANAPOLIS - The student-athletes and coaches for the Butler University men's basketball program conducted its sixth annual clinic for special needs childr.

Bellmont students' car gets 1306 mpg | Schools | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

As first-place winners in the Indiana Super Mileage Engineering Challenge, the Bellmont High School team got more than a trophy. Two students and an a ...

Grant Richardson is the missing piece behind Fishers' run to the state championship game  Indianapolis Star

Fishers Grant Richardson has helped propel the Tigers into their first state championship game appearance.

Notre Dame stops in to see Wisconsin commit  247Sports

While out on the recruiting trail, the Notre Dame coaching staff has been pushing hard for a few prospects that are currently committed to Wisconsin. The Fighting ...

Brooks wins Tiffany Gooden Award | Preps plus | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

North Side junior Keion Brooks was named the Tiffany Gooden Award winner at the annual basketball awards banquet at Parkview's Mirro Center for Resear ...

Boat accident questions remain | Police/Fire | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

It was the boating accident seen round the world. A runaway 21-foot-long speedboat circling like a tiger chasing its own tail on a Saturday night on Lake Gage, ...

2 local men awarded Sagamore of Wabash | Local | Journal Gazette  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Two local men were presented the Sagamore of the Wabash award, one of the highest awards given by the governor of Indiana. On Friday night, Bud Dyer ...

Lewandowski Selected For NE Indiana Baseball Association Hall of Fame  Inside INdiana Business

Indianapolis Indians President and General Manager Randy Lewandowski has been named to the Northeast Indiana Baseball Association Hall of Fame.

Class of 2019 Setter Madi Ross Commits to Oakland  VolleyMob

Class of 2019 setter Madi Ross has committed to the Oakland University women's volleyball program. A junior in high school, Ross stands somewhere between ...

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. & ...

Attorney Charles Braun answers legal questions on air, calms listeners  Indiana Lawyer

Saturday mornings, attorney Charles Braun answers questions about the law. He doesn't know what legal issue or practice area the questions will cover.

FBI raids Indiana home of former NY Jets offensive tackle Jason Fabini  New York Daily News

The feds raided Jason Fabini's Fort Wayne, Ind., home early Thursday, but the former Jets offensive tackle says he's not a target of a criminal probe.

REGGIE HAYES: Indiana Wesleyan football coming into view  News Sentinel

MARION – Hunter Terrell committed to Indiana Wesleyan University football when nothing was here. No field, no locker room, no teammates. He looks around ...

Joel Beier - Track and Field  Wabash College

Joel BeierThrows - College: Indoor all-conference performer in shot put... Conference runner-up in outdoor shot put competition... Member of Wabash College ...

Purdue awards former walk-on Grady Eifert with scholarship  WANE

Eifert averaged 15.8 points and 8.0 rebounds his senior year at Dwenger while guiding the Saints to a sectional title.

Firefly kitchen update means more food | The Dish  Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Firefly Coffee House has been known for its coffee drinks, cozy atmosphere and supporting local artists since it opened nearly 20 years ago. But the ...

Kokomo High School hosts first Indiana Dance Team Association Invitational  Kokomo Tribune

KOKOMO - Kokomo High School hosted for the first time the Indiana Dance Team Invitational.

Indiana Wesleyan University football coach Jordan Langs ready for program liftoff  News Sentinel

Indiana Wesleyan University's first football team, with a roster of 100 players, is five months from lift off. For IWU coach Jordan Langs, two years into bui.

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