Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, is pleased to offer a preventive health event at New Horizons Fellowship on 8/1/2016.  Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to: blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening [...]

POSTED: 06/30/16 at 1:47 pm. FILED UNDER: Church, News

First Lady Karen Pence Awards Grant to The Power House Youth Center Award will support ongoing programming of the Power House’s 20th year of operation. Indianapolis – First Lady Karen Pence hosted the seventh award reception for grant recipients of the Indiana First Lady’s Charitable Foundation at the Governor’s Residence on Tuesday, where she awarded [...]

POSTED: 06/30/16 at 7:41 am. FILED UNDER: Business, News

POSTED: 06/27/16 at 10:06 am. FILED UNDER: Entertainment, News

Four Star Schools Recognized by EACS Board The Indiana Department of Education announced the 2014-15 Four Star Schools. East Allen County Schools’ – Cedarville Elementary, Leo Elementary and Leo Junior/Senior High School were named 2014-15 Four Star Schools! In order to achieve this designation, a school must be in the top 25th percentile of schools in [...]

POSTED: 06/23/16 at 12:29 pm. FILED UNDER: Schools

Food Service Employment Opportunities Available at East Allen County Schools East Allen County Schools Food Service Department is looking for energetic and dependable people for the 2016-2017 School Year. If you are interested in flexible, daytime employment, please visit the EACS website ( and follow the “Employment Opportunities” link to submit your application today!

POSTED: 06/23/16 at 12:28 pm. FILED UNDER: News

Attempted Robbery at New Haven Kroger Supermarket On June 20, 2016 at approximately 1:00am New Haven Officers responded to an Attempted Robbery at Kroger located in the 800 block of Lincoln Hwy West. The suspect fled on foot to an unknown vehicle parked in a nearby lot prior to Police arrival. The suspect entered the [...]

POSTED: 06/23/16 at 10:35 am. FILED UNDER: News

THOMAS MICHAEL LEE, 59, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Sunday June 5, 2016, at his home with his family by his side. Born Oct. 16, 1956, in Fort Wayne, he was a son of the late Wayne and Vesta (Doctor) Lee. Tom was a self-employed mechanic who also worked at Pro-tow. He built race [...]

POSTED: 06/17/16 at 5:44 pm. FILED UNDER: Obits

Charles “Porky” Holt, a member of the New Haven High School Athletic Hall of Fame passed away Monday at age 91. “Porky” was a 1942 graduate of New Haven and played both baseball and basketball. His 1942 team was the first baseball team at New Haven and enjoyed a perfect 14-0 season. After military service [...]

POSTED: 06/16/16 at 11:57 am. FILED UNDER: Obits, Sports

On June 4, 2016 just two days before the 72nd anniversary of the D-day invasion at Normandy, Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative presented a check to the Northeast Indiana Honor Flight for $141,754.90. There is no greater reward than serving the veterans of this country. These funds were the result of five-months of intensive work by [...]

POSTED: 06/12/16 at 9:00 am. FILED UNDER: News, Opinions

Helen Marie Jolly was born to Elzie and Lydia (Lydie) Jolly in Cowan, Kentucky in 1926. Hers was a hard-scrabble farm family with 12 mouths to feed, 11 when younger sister Juanita died at age 2. The remaining children were Geneva, Helen, Juanita, David, Mae, Herbert, Virginia, Charlie, Raymond, and Faye. Mae, Herbert, Charlie and [...]

POSTED: 06/12/16 at 8:56 am. FILED UNDER: Obits