‘Day of Infamy’ shrine gets local boost just in time for 75th anniversary By Kevin Leininger, kleininger@news-sentinel.com When visitors gather at the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial in Honolulu on Dec. 7 to observe the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, most will be unaware of how a retired Fort Wayne firefighter and a small-business [...]

POSTED: 08/30/16 at 1:52 pm. FILED UNDER: News

East Allen County Schools Selected to Participate in the United States Department of Agriculture’s Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Program Southwick Elementary has been selected to participate in the United States Department of Agriculture’s Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program (FFVP) for the 2016-17 school year.  This USDA program offers a unique opportunity to impact the nutrition [...]

POSTED: 08/29/16 at 1:39 pm. FILED UNDER: Sports


East Allen University Receives “Excellence in Education” Award During the 6th Annual Amnesty and Deliverance Festival on August 27th, Mr. Doug Hicks, EAU principal, Dr. Folks, superintendent, board members and staff were presented with a plaque honoring East Allen University for its awesome education accomplishments! The accomplishments were noted before a crowd of hundreds of [...]

POSTED: 08/29/16 at 1:34 pm. FILED UNDER: Schools

If you attended New Haven High School and took Mr. Derby’s Physics Class you probably shared in the “cardboard boat float”. On Monday the class met “in the water” at Jury Pool for the 17th consecutive year.  The students are graded on design, speed, buoyancy and creativity. Fun was had by all and certainly it [...]

POSTED: 08/29/16 at 11:59 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools


POSTED: 08/29/16 at 10:19 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools, Sports

NEW HAVEN HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS VARSITY VOLLEYBALL New Haven High School Girls Varsity Volleyball falls to Concordia Lutheran High School 3-0

POSTED: 08/26/16 at 9:42 am. FILED UNDER: Sports

NEW HAVEN HIGH SCHOOL BOYS VARSITY TENNIS New Haven High School Boys Varsity Tennis beat South Adams High School 3-2

POSTED: 08/26/16 at 9:41 am. FILED UNDER: Sports

Central Lutheran School Care Ministry Project Second and fourth grade students at Central Lutheran School kicked off their annual Care Ministry Project with a visit from a very special guest.  Joe Boway spoke to these students about his life in Liberia, Africa and his decision to leave his homeland during the country’s civil war.  Since [...]

POSTED: 08/26/16 at 9:38 am. FILED UNDER: News, Schools

INDOT Commissioner Brandye Hendrickson announced today that 121 Northern Indiana cities, towns and counties will receive $51 million to improve local roads and bridges through the State’s Community Crossings matching grant fund. The announcement was made along with a check of one million dollars to New Haven Mayor, Terry McDonald. The monies will be used [...]

POSTED: 08/24/16 at 4:23 pm. FILED UNDER: News

New Haven Food Bank As the needs for assistance increase, the New Haven Food Bank is asking for your help to provide for families in need. The food bank is continually in need of cereal, soup, crackers, peanut butter, canned fruit and other canned food items, toiletry items and other nonperishable items. Donations may be [...]

POSTED: 08/24/16 at 1:14 pm. FILED UNDER: Church, News