Marion, IN

Fort Wayne man arrested after police chase on I-69

GRANT CO., Ind. (ADAMS) – A Fort Wayne man was arrested after Indiana State Police said he led them on a chase on I-69 in Grant County Thursday morning. Around 9:30 a.m., ISP officials say a trooper tried to stop a Nissan Sentra for speeding, just south of the S.R. 18 interchange. The Nissan was going 89 mph at the time and police say he did not stop for the trooper. He then led the trooper on a pursuit up the interstate.
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Marion, September 30 High School 🏈 Game Notice

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IWU Gospel Choir receives $13.3K grant

The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship at Calvin University has awarded IWU a one-year $13,300 grant for the Gospel Choir. Through the grant, IWU plans to further develop the Gospel Choir as well as educate the campus community on the traditions of gospel music. The IWU Gospel Choir was founded...

IWU receives $999.7K grant for Indiana Youth Programs on Campus Initiative

Lilly Endowment Inc. recently awarded a $999,733 grant to Indiana Wesleyan University to bring Indiana youth to the IWU-Marion campus to help them explore how higher education can be part of their future. Lilly Endowment made the grant through Indiana Youth Programs on Campus (IYPC), an initiative designed to help...

Marion police look for suspect in shooting

MARION, Ind. (WANE) – Investigators with the Marion Police Department are searching for a suspect in a shooting that happened Monday night in Grant County. Grant County Central Dispatch got a call around 7:10 p.m. reporting a shooting in the 2300 block of South Adams Street, according to a release.

Foundation Breakfast Series Announced

December – Dr. George Killian, associate professor of music. February – Ron Turpin, CFO of Ambassador Enterprises. Topic: Agbioscience: Creating Impact Through Innovation. April – Jonathan Sacket, vice president of marketing and communication at the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership. Topic: Advertising with the Best. To RSVP for...

Phil Nichols, political figure and probe target, dead at 75

MUNCIE, Ind. — Phil Nichols, an enduring figure in Delaware County politics for decades and in recent years the target of a federal corruption probe, has died at age 75. Nichols — a city firefighter for 33 years and a two-term member of Muncie City Council, from 1987 through 1995 — died Monday at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, according to an obituary. ...

Yorktown man arrested after pickup truck hits vehicles, building

MUNCIE, Ind. — A Yortkown man has been arrested as a result of a Sept. 9 incident that saw his pickup truck slam into a building after hitting two other vehicles. John Aaron Laffoon, 51, was arrested last Saturday on preliminary counts of criminal mischief, criminal recklessness with a vehicle, reckless driving, aggressive driving and (participating in) a speed contest.
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Beacon Credit Union2023 Scholarship Program now accepting applications

WABASH, IN – Beacon Credit Union has announced that they will start accepting applications for their 2023 Scholarship Program on Saturday, October 1, 2022. There will be eight (8) $1,000 scholarships awarded to Beacon Credit Union members that will be entering their freshman year at a college, university or technical school in the fall of 2023.

Coldwater Dairy Queen Clarifies They Did NOT Break Child Labor Rule

Recent news has broken about child labor violations that took place at multiple Dairy Queen stores in Bluffton, Decatur Fort Wayne, and Indianapolis in Indiana and at one location off of U.S. 12 in Sturgis, Michigan. All the violations took place under the umbrella of H&H Coldwater LCC, the Fort Wayne-based operator that owns and operates 11 Dairy Queen franchises between Indiana and Michigan. This news has sparked a misunderstanding from some people who may have mistaken this news with a rumor that the Coldwater location was responsible for this violation, to which they've quickly responded:

State Awards More Than $474K to Increase Safety in Delaware County Schools

STATEHOUSE– Several Delaware County schools recently received more than $474,000 through the state’s Secured Schools Safety Grant Program, according to area lawmakers. State Rep. Elizabeth Rowray (R-Yorktown) said the local funding is part of this year’s record-breaking school safety investments totaling more than $22.9 million in matching state grants for 425 schools across Indiana.

Kokomo fall fun guide

Fall is made for fun in Kokomo, Indiana! From hayrides and delicious fall treats to pumpkin painting, corn mazes and haunted attractions, you’ll find it all here.