Five TinCaps named to MWL Eastern Division All-Star team

Five TinCaps were selected to the 52nd Midwest League All-Star Classic on June 21 at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium, Cedar Rapids, Iowa with Michael Gettys picked to start in the outfield for the Eastern Division.

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Indiana Tech’s Brian Hakes named First-Team NAIA All-American

The Bellmont High School product led Tech in hitting (.376), at-bats (205), games played and started (60-60), hits (77), doubles (22), triples (5), RBI’s (67), total bases (142), slugging percentage (.693) between the hot corner and behind the plate.


Pet of the Week: 6/7/16

Krissy is a 3 month old spayed female, gray tabby and white Domestic Shorthair kitten.  She has been at the shelter since May 25, … More »

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For the first time, more than 4 in 10 US women are obese

Obesity rates for men and women in the U.S. had been roughly the same for about a decade. But in recent years, women have surged ahead and now just over 40 percent of women are obese, compared to 35 percent of men.

Ava Bulter expressed interest in opening a strip club at the old Sliders location in Angola in August 2012.

Federal judge tosses Angola strip club case

Alva and Sandra Butler, owner’s of Fort Wayne’s Showgirls III, sued the city of Angola after it changed zoning rules to prevent the couple from opening a strip club.


July 4 fireworks show set

The Fourth of July fireworks show will be held Monday, July 4 at 10 p.m., firing off from the Indiana Michigan Power Center in downtown Fort Wayne.

FILE - In this June 2, 2016 file photo, Brock Turner, right, makes his way into the Santa Clara Superior Courthouse in Palo Alto, Calif. A letter written by Turner's father was made public over the weekend by a Stanford law professor who wants the judge in the case removed from office because Brock Turner's sentencing. (Dan Honda/Bay Area News Group via AP, File)

Judge in Stanford sex assault case called fair, respected

A judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman used to play lacrosse at the school a few miles down the road from his courtroom, where attorneys said that he is respected and fair.