JOHN D. ERNE, 59, of New Haven, passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. Funeral service is 10 a.m. Saturday, May 21, 2016, at Central Ministries, 5801 Schwartz Road, Fort Wayne. Calling is from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2016, at the church. Burial in Yaggy Cemetery. Memorial donations [...]

POSTED: 05/19/16 at 7:39 am. FILED UNDER: Obits

MARILYN ELAINE HEADFORD, 81, of Troy, Ohio, formerly of Fort Wayne, passed away suddenly Sunday, May 15, 2016, at home. Born in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Selma (Bohn) Stemmler. She was a lifelong member of St. James Lutheran Church, New Haven, and most recently a member of First [...]

POSTED: 05/19/16 at 7:38 am. FILED UNDER: Obits

THELMA E. HOETZER, 106, passed peacefully on Friday, May 13, 2016, in Sarasota, Fla. Born in Sainte Marie, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Emil and Mathilda “Mattie” (Houser) Spitzer. She received her RN degree in 1930 from St. John’s School of Nursing of Springfield, Ill. Thelma married Eldore M. Hoetzer, MD; he [...]

POSTED: 05/19/16 at 7:36 am. FILED UNDER: Obits

Bonnie I. Hibben, 88, of Fort Collins, CO, formerly of New Haven, IN, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016, at Seven Lakes Memory Care in Loveland, CO. Bonnie was born in Syracuse, Indiana, and was the daughter of Bennie and Opal (Bassett) Miller. She is survived by her children, Glenn Hibben of Denver, CO, Jan [...]

POSTED: 05/18/16 at 11:14 am. FILED UNDER: Obits

The NewAllen Alliance, a non-profit organization that works to create a unified voice and to foster a coordinated community and economic development effort for the communities of East Allen County, IN, is currently developing a Strategic Investment Plan for its participating communities (Grabill, Harlan, Hoagland, Leo-Cedarville, Monroeville, New Haven and Woodburn). The purpose of the [...]

POSTED: 05/17/16 at 8:56 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

Former New Haven player and current Dayton player, Steve McElvene, has passed away at the age of 20. Prayers go out to his family. Steve McElvene (1995 – 2016) University of Dayton basketball player Steve McElvene died May 12, according to ESPN. He was 20. McElvene collapsed at his home in New Haven, Indiana, according [...]

POSTED: 05/12/16 at 2:33 pm. FILED UNDER: Obits

NEW HAVEN PRIMARY STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN READING BINGO New Haven Primary students participated in Reading Bingo this year. Students were awarded monthly with a special activity or event when completing one bingo (read 5 books) on a Bingo card. Students that completed a Bingo card (read 25 books) during the school year, received a trip [...]

POSTED: 05/10/16 at 11:01 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

Academic All-State Winter Sport Athletes Honored by Board                   The Academic All-State winter sport athletes were recognized by the EACS Board of School Trustees at a recent meeting.  The Indiana High School Coaches Association selected high school student athletes that have excelled in the classroom, in addition [...]

POSTED: 05/06/16 at 8:10 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

New Haven High School Girls Varsity Tennis beat Columbia City High School 3-2 Varsity 1 Singles Lindsey DeCamp (11) VS Maria Sitja (11) 2-6 5-7 2 Singles Erica Miller(10) VS Hannah Behm (10) 6-3 6-3 3 Singles Hannah Bethay(10) VS Hannah Clark (11) 7-5 3-6 2-6 1 Doubles Andrea Jordan (11)Gabby Shuler (10) VS Katie [...]

POSTED: 05/06/16 at 8:05 am. FILED UNDER: Sports

Photos by Don Springer  

POSTED: 05/05/16 at 9:31 am. FILED UNDER: Sports