EACS shows dramatic progress… from November 6, 2014 Area schools improve on state grades Jamie Duffy | The Journal Gazette Area public and private schools and a charter school fared better overall than last year on the A-F accountability grades computed by the state and approved at an Indiana State Board of Education meeting Wednesday. [...]

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ROBERT W. MAYBEE JR., 76, died on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at his home. Born March 2, 1938, in Waukegan, Ill., he was a son of the late Robert Maybee, Sr. and Juanita (Ford) Maybee. Robert graduated from Huntington High School in 1956 and married Janet Bridge on Oct. 29, 1959, in Huntington. Bob worked [...]

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New Haven Police getting its first deputy chief from September 3, 2014 The New Haven Police Department’s first ever deputy chief of police was appointed named by Mayor Terry McDonald. He’s 19-year veteran officer Henry McKinnon. His official duties start Monday. According to Police Chief Steve Poiry, “one of the reasons for naming a deputy [...]

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Fed Ex Open House from October 25, 2014 Fed Ex opened it’s doors to the community of New Haven on Saturday, showing off it’s new 180,000 square foot facility. A large crowd turned out to enjoy the ribbon cutting, great food and family fun.

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Gooden leaving New Haven for Lawrence Central… from June 6, 2014 Veteran coach has amassed 392 wins in 27 years By Justin Kenny of The News-Sentinel A source has informed The News-Sentinel that New Haven varsity boy’s basketball coach Al Gooden has accepted an offer to be the next coach at Lawrence Central High School [...]

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JANICE ANNE WILLIAMS, 73, of New Haven, died on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Surviving are her daughter, Cindy (Steve) Krauskopf of Fremont, Ind.; sons, Mark (Linda) Williams of Harlan and Michael Williams (Betty Matczak) of Fort Wayne; sister, Mary Louise Peterson of Huntertown; companion, Carl Moore of Monroeville; eight grandchildren; [...]

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Phyllis J. Pond Memorial Highway… from April 24, 2014 The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) Fort Wayne District announces that at 1 p.m., Tuesday, April 29, US Hwy. 24 will be designated the “Phyllis J. Pond Memorial Highway,” – from US 30 east of New Haven to the Indiana/Ohio State Line. The unveiling will take [...]

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Snowpocalypse Update, from January 6, 2014 by Beth Stauffer The weather outside on Sunday January 5th, 2014 may have been frightful, but by most accounts New Haven residents seemed to be having a delightful time enjoying the fluffy white stuff with family and friends.  Thick, luxurious snow perfect for building with and semi-mild temperatures for [...]

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New Haven Secures 911 Upgrade Funds from County, from January 17, 2014 by Beth Stauffer The Allen County Council voted on Thursday morning, January 16, 2014 to approve New Haven’s November 2013 request for Emergency 911 funds to upgrade the police department’s dispatch center.  The upgrades will allow the New Haven Police Department’s public safety [...]

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AUDINE V. LOVE, 87, of New Haven, passed away on Monday, Dec. 22, 2014, at home. Born in New Haven, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Elizabeth (Lepper) Roemer. She was a member of Emanuel Lutheran Church and a past member of the ladies society. Among her greatest joys were her grandchildren [...]

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