Sam Saunders birdied two of his last three holes at Sycamore Hills Golf Club to post his second straight round of 66. The 27-year-old third-year pro is at 12-under 132, good for a two-stroke lead after 36 holes of the Hotel Fitness Championship. “If you can be on top, you always want to be there,” [...]

POSTED: 08/30/14 at 2:49 pm. FILED UNDER: Sports

As we pause this Labor Day weekend to pay tribute to the contributions of workers to the strength and prosperity of our country, let’s not forget the degree to which workers’ health determines the extent and longevity of their ability to contribute. And let’s not forget the degree to which a tobacco-free lifestyle determines a [...]

POSTED: 08/30/14 at 2:45 pm. FILED UNDER: Opinions

@JG_GregJones as well the Journal Gazette sports department Twitter feed: @journalgsports Bishop Dwenger 44, Concordia 13 Bishop Luers 58, Northrop 7 North Side 49, Delta 26 Snider 49, South Side 0 Wayne 53, Kokomo 47 Bellmont 44, South Adams 6 Columbia City 43, Whitko 20 Warsaw 25, East Noble 24 DeKalb 26, Garrett 20 Heritage [...]

POSTED: 08/30/14 at 10:08 am. FILED UNDER: Sports

I-469 victim, 51, grew up in area, loved cabinetry Chris Meyers | The Journal Gazette A New Haven man and a Fort Wayne woman were identified as two people who died in separate crashes Wednesday in Allen County. Rick Richhart, 51, of New Haven, was headed east on Parent Road about 2:30 p.m. when his [...]

POSTED: 08/29/14 at 6:50 am. FILED UNDER: News

  Each sport is also selling them for NHHS and NHMS. The NHHS cheerleaders are currently selling the (attached) New Haven Bulldog decals and license plates. The NHHS football players are selling discount cards starting tomorrow

POSTED: 08/28/14 at 10:34 pm. FILED UNDER: News, Schools, Sports

POSTED: 08/28/14 at 10:26 pm. FILED UNDER: News

On Wednesday evening, the Lady Bulldogs Cross Country team stepped up to the challenge of running without three of their varsity runners that were sick.  Even without a full team the girls placed 4th out of 9 teams at the Bellmont Invitational.  Hayley Newman led the team with a 4th place finish in 21:23 (a [...]

POSTED: 08/28/14 at 8:14 am. FILED UNDER: News, Sports

Vivian Sade | The Journal Gazette NEW HAVEN – It was easy to tell how some people felt about an initiative to change the structure of Allen County government at a forum Wednesday. The group Advance Allen, which supports the move from three commissioners to a single county executive, handed out literature on the right [...]

POSTED: 08/28/14 at 6:43 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

(WANE) – A driver is dead after his car crashed through a barrier and landed upside-down on I-469 on Wednesday. According to officers on the scene, the driver was driving Parent Road, which dead-ends just west of I-469 at the 22 mile marker. The driver crashed through the barrier in his S10 pick-up truck, hit an embankment [...]

POSTED: 08/27/14 at 4:38 pm. FILED UNDER: News

Southwick Elementary is pleased to announce the launching of GrapeSEED, an English-language acquisition program designed, developed, and improved in Sendai, Japan over a 40 year period.  Educators in the United States are using the GrapeSEED program not only with immigrant children, but with early childhood for language development.  The program is grounded in language acquisition [...]

POSTED: 08/27/14 at 6:47 am. FILED UNDER: Schools