HAROLD C. “PETE” PETERS, 87, of New Haven, died on Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, at Genesis Health care, New Haven. Born in rural Fort Wayne, he was the son of the late William and Mary Peters. He was a lifetime member of Emanuel Lutheran Church. Harold served his country in the U.S. Army, and was [...]

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by Taylor Weddle and Angel Windom 7.) 2013 Cross Country members made it to Semi-State. Three members of the New Haven cross country team competed at the New Haven Semi-State.   Deric Laurent finished 76th out of 179 runners in a time of 17:18.   Three spots behind was Josh Hiatt in 79th place with [...]

POSTED: 12/26/13 at 7:19 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

by Taylor Weddle and Angel Windom 8.) New Haven High Schools’ own VJ Beachem had a big year. In the earlier half of the year, Beachem signed his letter of intent to Notre Dame. He was also named the News Sentinel’s Basketball Player of the Year. Beachem is known as a humble and strong athlete. [...]

POSTED: 12/25/13 at 8:14 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

JACK W. KEENER, 64, of New Haven, passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013. He was born Oct. 4, 1949 in Fort Wayne a son of the late Leland and Naomi Keener. He worked for Brinks for 15 years and was a member of Kingdom Hall. Surviving are his daughters, Dawn Peters and Deanne Keener; brothers, [...]

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by Taylor Weddle and Angel Windom 9.) Senior Jordan Hogue verbally committed to Ball State. After getting a few scholarship offers and schools expressing interest in him to play football in college, Jordan went with his first offer, Ball State. He announced December 3rd, 2013 he will attend the university, hopeful to get into their [...]

POSTED: 12/24/13 at 6:52 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

by Taylor Weddle and Angel Windom 10. A team that deserves a lot more recognition is the Academic Decathalon Team. New Haven High School’s Academic Deacathalon Team went to state for their 2012-2013 season. They participated in the state competition at Purdue University. Before state, the team dominated at the Homestead regional meet. Particpants on [...]

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DONALD H. STELLHORN, 87, of New Haven, was called home Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013 with his loving family at his side. Born in Milan Twp., he was the son of the late Herbert and Hilda (Hem-soth) Stellhorn. He was a lifetime member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne and a longtime member of the [...]

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Students from Central Lutheran School celebrated Christmas with concerts and programs throughout the month of December. On Thursday, December 12, Central’s brand new preschool held their first Christmas Program. On Tuesday, December 17, the annual CLS Christmas Concert was held at the Park Hill Auditorium. The concert featured third-eighth grade students in 8 choirs, 3 bands, and [...]

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