The Rev. Al Sharpton

Confusion over Sharpton visit clarified

Reverend Al Sharpton’s organization, the National Action Network, officially confirmed he is visiting Fort Wayne on Monday, Sept. 21.

Mug shot of Carnelle Dewayne Rutledge provided by the Indiana  State Police

Authorities searching for “scam artist” victims

Police arrested a Fort Wayne man back in August after an investigation revealed he allegedly defrauded a woman he met on a dating site out of $128,000 and they believe she may not be his only victim.

Police are looking for a man alleged to have pointed a black handgun at customers and a clerk inside the Get 2 Go gas station Aug. 31, 2015 and then demanded money.

Surveillance photos capture gas station robber

According to police, the suspect pointed a black handgun with a laser or light mounted to it at customers and the clerk of the Get 2 Go gas station at 4832 S. Calhoun St. and demanded money.


Classic car tour laps the state

Auburns, Cords and Duesenbergs joined in the traveling tour to promote the ACD Festival and to enjoy a variety of fun activities.

Police are investigating a shooting in the 4100 block of Plaza Drive.

Two hurt in shooting

Two people were shot Monday night on the city’s southeast side.

Somer Johnson

IPFW Falls To Western Michigan 3-1 In Volleyball

A pair of double-doubles from Somer Johnson and Madison Jaqua were not enough to power the IPFW women’s volleyball team past Western Michigan as the Mastodons fell 3-1 (25-18, 23-25, 25-22, 25-20).

Franmil Reyes

Reyes Goes Deep Twice As TinCaps Top Lansing

In an intense environment at Cooley Law School Stadium on Tuesday night, the TinCaps downed the Lansing Lugnuts, 6-4, to win the three-game series and keep its first place lead over the West Michigan Whitecaps in the Eastern Division at four games

Alex Fuelling

Bellmont Grad, BSU Senior Fuelling Honored By MAC

For her part in helping guide the Ball State women’s volleyball team to the 2015 Ball State Active Ankle Challenge title, senior outside hitter Alex Fuelling (Decatur, Ind./Bellmont/Morehead State) has been named the Mid-American Conference West Division Offensive Player of the Week.


Komets Deal Martin To Idaho For Belzile

The Komets announced Tuesday that right winger Alex Belzile has been acquired from the Idaho Steelheads in exchange for the rights to defenseman James Martin.


TOTW: Homestead Boys Tennis

We are proud to honor the Homestead Spartans as your Orthopedic Hospital and Fort Wayne Orthopedics Team of the Week

Mug shot of Joel Clark

Man convicted of baking a dog back in jail

The Indianapolis man had been sentenced to home detention for baking the animal in an oven, however he’s violated the terms, so he’s back in jail.

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9/1 Indiana H.S. Football Poll

Carroll up to no. 8 in 6A, Snider stays at 5A no. 3, Luers drops to no. 4 in 3A, Woodlan up to no. 8 in 2A, Southern Wells and Adams Central both in the top 10 in 1A.