You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Schools

  • Grant aims to get kids school-ready
    A $4,000 grant will help area preschoolers and child care teachers continue toward the goal of United Way of Allen County Women United:
  • EACS expects tax rates to decrease next year
    NEW HAVEN – Enrollment and staffing are down, circuit breaker losses are down and if all goes as projected, the tax rate for East Allen County Schools should decrease slightly next year.
  • Business panel proposes IU govern IPFW
    Indiana University, not Purdue University, should govern IPFW, and the state's performance funding formula should reflect the number of students who graduate in five or six years instead of four.
Advertisement

Southern Wells class wins Top 100 reading award

Students in a Southern Wells Elementary School class logged 145,030 minutes of reading to make the Top 100 list of the nationwide Pizza Hut Book It! Program.

The class of Southern Wells sixth-grade teacher Nikki Barcus will be presented with a Top 100 Award and a Pizza Hut gift card, the company said.

Pizza Hut said thousands of classrooms took part, recording more than 132 million minutes.

Advertisement