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Super Shot seeking leader

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The Super Shot board of directors has started the search for a successor after Executive Director Kelly Zachrich resigned effective July 27 because of a long-term illness, the nonprofit organization's board announced Thursday.Zachrich, whom board members praised for her work, first served as ...

Man found in wheelchair on E. Washington likely shot

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A man who was found slumped over in a wheelchair this morning may have been shot to death, according to a police report.Fort Wayne Police responded to a call of a man who was slumped over in a wheelchair at 1:09 a.m. today in the 900 block of East Washington Boulevard.When officers arrived, ...

Seven who betrayed their constituents

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I was devastated to see that seven Republicans had voted against defeating Obamacare, expecially when five of them had voted to defeat it in 2015. Based on that vote, they got re-elected. Do you suppose that is why they voted to defeat Obamacare because they knew very well that President ...

TROY school focust on students turns problems into solutions

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As a businessman in northeast Indiana, I want my friends and neighbors to know about TROY School, an alternative school bringing statewide recognition to this area. Why am I doing this? I answer that by saying nobody I know who has toured the innovative TROY School leaves without being ...

Man sentenced for July 2016 shooting death

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A man received a 20-year sentence for the July 5, 2016, shooting death of Dominic Norton.Davon M. Burden was sentenced Wednesday morning by Allen Superior Court Judge John Surbeck.Burden, who had faced murder, criminal recklessness and firearm charges, pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of ...

Police picnic delayed for officer’s funeral

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The Fort Wayne Police Department has rescheduled its annual picnic that was scheduled for Saturday because of the funeral services for officer Wil Smith being held the same day.The picnic has been rescheduled for noon-3 p.m. Oct. 1 at Franke Park's Pavilion No. 1. Tickets to the Fort Wayne ...

Community support

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<center>Grant awarded </center><br>Associated Churches of Fort Wayne and Allen County has received the $1,500 Blessed Mary Catherine Kasper Award from the St. Joseph Community Health Foundation. These funds will support A Baby's Closet, a program of ...

School news

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<center>College </center><br>* Freshmen from across the Hoosier state have been selected as Kelley Scholars at the Kelley School of Business. The Kelley Scholars, who intend to major in business at IU Bloomington, will receive standard tuition and ...

We all need clean, abundant water

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August is Water Quality Month (#WQM17). What's on tap? A reminder to celebrate Indiana's bounty of rivers, lakes and streams. They support a billion-dollar recreational economy and are central to our health, industry and agriculture.Raw sewage pollutes 7,000 miles of our streams and ...

Tip of the hat

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A tip of the hat goes to the cast and crew of "Beauty & the Beast" at the (Fort Wayne) Civic Theatre. What a great show!Thank you Juan who fit me in when I came there on my lunch hour. You managed to squeeze me in even though the shop was full when I needed a flat tire changed. Juan ...