South Whitley Nurse Surprised by Client with Hero Award During Nurses Week

On May 6th, members of BAYADA Home Health Care’s Fort Wayne Skilled Nursing office staff, and a client’s family, surprised nurse Lauren Stouder with...

Next Wave of Hoosier Vaccinations Underway, Includes 70-and-Up

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana State Department of Health says residents 70 and older can now register to receive coronavirus vaccinations as Indiana continues...

Even Colder Temps in Store for Us

STATEWIDE–Indiana will get another round of snow this weekend along with wind chill factors below zero, according to the National Weather Service in Indianapolis. “When...

Swanigan sentenced to suspension following December drug arrest

Former Purdue University basketball star and NBA player Caleb Swanigan has been sentenced for a drug charge in Whitley County, but will not go...

State COVID Rolling Average Down, New Cases Still Above 3,000

There is good news and bad news on COVID-19 in Indiana. The bad news is the state health department says 24 people died and there...

Whitko names Darnell as interim superintendent

Whitko Community Schools have announced their selection for interim superintendent to replace Brandon Penrod, who recently resigned. Officials named Steve Darnell to the position. Darnell...

Weekend explosion kills one in Columbia City

One man has died in a Saturday warehouse explosion in Whitley County. State Police say the explosion occurred around 9 a.m. in Columbia City. First...

Kincaid Appeals Sentence In Neglect Case, Seeks New Trial

The babysitter serving a 30-year prison sentence for the death of 11-month-old Emma Grace Leeman has filed an appeal requesting a new trial or...

Whitko Will Offer $100 Stipends To Employees Who Get Vaccinated

Whitko Community Schools is offering a $100 incentive from federal dollars to all of its employees who get the COVID-19 vaccination. In an email written...

Whitko Names Pivarnik As New Superintendent

Timothy A. Pivarnik was introduced as Whitko’s next superintendent at a special meeting Tuesday. Following approval of a $155,500 contract, which includes a $125,000 base...