You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to 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.


  • Fogwell Parkway section to close
    Fogwell Parkway is to close next week between Lafayette Center and Stonebridge roads for a ribbon-cutting ceremony, the Allen County Highway Department said today.
  • Several county roads remain closed by flooding
    The Allen County Highway Department said the following roads remained closed because of flooding as of 2:45 p.m. today:
  • Civic leader Gil Haynie dies
    Gilmore S. Haynie Jr., a local attorney who was active in numerous civic efforts and remembered “as a steadying influence,” died Thursday. He was 67.

Annual parade to honor veterans

The Allen County Council of Veterans will host a Memorial Day parade and ceremony Monday at Memorial Coliseum.

The parade will start about 11 a.m. at the corner of Parnell Avenue and State Boulevard and end at the Coliseum. A ceremony will be held after the parade outside of the Coliseum's Memorial Hall.

Additionally, the Allen County Council of Veterans will honor fallen comrades by tending its annual Watchfire from 9 p.m. Friday until 9 p.m. Saturday at the Veterans Memorial Shrine, 2122 O'Day Road.