FORT WAYNE — With colder weather moving people inside and the holidays coming up, Allen County Health Commissioner Dr. Matthew Sutter said COVID-19 rates could get worse. “This virus is actively spreading,” he said.
COLUMBIA CITY — Artwork honoring nurses was installed at all Parkview hospitals earlier this month, culminating a weeklong celebration of the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife.
CHURUBUSCO — The Town of Churubusco recently partnered with Smith-Green Community Schools, Churubusco Child Care Center and United Methodist Nursery School to help provide them with supplies and equipment to help lessen the spread of COVID-19.
INDIANAPOLIS — The state recorded the greatest number of cases ever for a Monday as the state logged more than 1,500 at the start of the week.
FORT WAYNE — Tyler Lemon, Columbia City High School and Ivy Tech Fort Wayne alumnus, vividly recalls the sage advice of his father, “you need to find a trade you’re good at, get the education you need, and make yourself an invaluable asset to a company.” And that’s what led Tyler to Ivy Tech…
We’ve taken another hit this week with another team missing weeks of play. The Fremont-Churubusco game scheduled last week was canceled. Fremont will be quarantined for the next two weeks and hopes to return Week 9 against Wes-Del.
CHURUBUSCO — The varsity football game between Churubusco and Central Noble has been canceled after a student death at Smith-Green Community Schools.
CHURUBUSCO — The Churubusco community is mourning the loss of one of its own — a 12-year-old Churubusco Junior High student, following a tragic death at the schools last week.
WHITLEY COUNTY — The Community Foundation of Whitley County will continue its 24-year tradition of celebrating the people who make a difference in the lives of local residents with the 2020 Heart of Gold Awards. The Foundation is now accepting nominations for the annual awards to recognize c…
FREMONT — Fremont Community Schools announced Friday afternoon that tonight’s varsity football game against Churubusco has been postponed due to a COVID-19 precaution.
CHURUBUSCO — This year’s Homecoming celebration at Churubusco High School didn’t look the same as year’s past, but coordinators made the best of it, announcing the 2020 queen at last Friday’s football game against Prairie Heights.
WHITLEY COUNTY — Some normalcy will come back to Whitley County this fall, as Churubusco’s Town Council and Columbia City’s Board of Works approved the Halloween festivities — some of the first “normal” events to take place in 2020 since the coronavirus pandemic took hold of the U.S. in March.
INDIANAPOLIS — With new cases and testing numbers running at all-time highs, Indiana is making another effort to boost its testing levels even higher.
Passing a high school equivalency exam can open doors to going to college, starting a career or just having more opportunities to provide for a family.
Indiana, “The Crossroads of America,” is home to many hotels, and Fort Wayne is no exception. But, how have Summit City hotels fared, and how are they supporting the good health of their staff and customers amid the COVID-19 pandemic?
COLUMBIA CITY — The Whitley County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center invites local residents to come to downtown Columbia City this Friday, Sept. 18, from 5-8 p.m. for an outdoor evening of fun at the Chamber’s 2020 Fall EXPO on Van Buren Street.
Working from home or attending school virtually has been a good solution for many during the COVID-19 crisis except for those who live in rural communities and don’t have good connectivity.
INDIANAPOLIS — When a student is potentially exposed to someone who is positive for COVID-19, the best practice is to put their entire household on quarantine.
INDIANAPOLIS — While the story of COVID-19 in July across Indiana was a second surge of rising numbers, August was a picture of those numbers leveling off.
COLUMBIA CITY — As many parents anxiously sent their children back to school after being out of the buildings since mid-March, many witnessed an inspiring sight during the first week of school.
The COVID-19 pandemic has seemed to suck a lot of the fun out of life for many of us. Those of us who take the guidelines seriously are staying out of public places as much as possible. Even when we do go out, the masks and social distancing put both physical and psychological barriers between us.
CHURUBUSCO — Just like other schools in Indiana and across the country, Churubusco schools announced its plans for home and visiting fans at upcoming fall sports events in relation to the coronavirus pandemic.
WHITLEY COUNTY — Out of the six counties in the northeast corner of Indiana, Whitley County has the lowest number of cases at 192 as of Monday.
INDIANAPOLIS — July unemployment in northeast Indiana dropped significantly in from its COVID-19 pandemic highs, but the numbers still remain about double of what they were a year ago.
CHURUBUSCO — Columbia City’s football players had everything going for them on Friday night — and that showed in the score beating county-rival Churubusco 38-0.
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb last week announced a partnership between the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction and Mental Health America of Indiana to expand access to trained peer support recovery professionals through the Indiana Recovery Network.
Columbia City is about to christen a new high school, a high-tech facility that will be home to countless numbers of local students for decades to come. That's a happy occasion for the community.
COLUMBIA CITY — For the first time since 1958, the parking lot at the Columbia City High School building on North Whitley Street will be empty on the first day of school.
INDIANAPOLIS — In his first week on the job, Indiana High School Athletic Association commissioner Paul Neidig, recently touched on several topics in a Zoom call with the state’s high school athletic directors, confirming the association plans to move forward with fall sports as contests beg…
ANGOLA — Two clerks of court in northeast Indiana said if people want to vote by mail in the November election, there’s not much stopping them.
WHITLEY COUNTY — The Whitley County Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center has partnered with Chamber member Franciscan Fireworks to present the “2020 Whitley County Money Box Mystery” — a scavenger hunt across Whitley County and an opportunity to win a $300 cash prize.
Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams, U.S. surgeon general, visited Allen County on Aug. 14 in an effort to educate the public on local and national efforts to end the COVID-19 pandemic.
INDIANAPOLIS — Keeping kids safe at school — and securing money to do so — are all on State Superintendent of Public Instruction Jennifer McCormick’s plate.