WSBT to take over Fox affiliate on Aug. 1

WSBT-TV will take over the local Fox affiliate on Monday. Tribune File Photo/BECKY MALEWITZ ELKHART — In a move that will put two local news operations under the same roof, the 40-plus employees at WSJV-TV (Fox 28) learned Monday that WSBT-TV (Channel 22) will take over the Fox affiliation on Aug 1. Quincy Media, the…

Trooper Ray Benn III Promoted to Sergeant

Indianapolis, IN- Indiana State Police Superintendent Douglas G. Carter has announced the promotion of Trooper Raymond Benn III to the rank of Sergeant to serve as the statewide National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Coordinator. Trooper Benn III is an Indianapolis native and a 1999 graduate of North Central High School. He was selected to attend the 71st…

NASCAR legend Stewart visits Lakeville, Indiana

By Maggie Nixon LAKEVILLE — Newton Center was abuzz Thursday night, with a small crowd anxiously awaiting the entrance of the man of the night, race car driver Tony Stewart. Stewart, who has announced his retirement from NASCAR where he has been crowned champion three times in the premier Cup series, was introduced Thursdaynight by longtime friend, Irish…

ISP Retiree Honored with Special Proclamation

(Fremont, IN)-Retired Indiana State Police Master Trooper Ronald G. Kane was honored today with a Proclamation issued to him by State Police Superintendent Douglas G. Carter for his many years of disseminating information to his community and beyond for the last 20 years. Fort Wayne District Commander Lieutenant Tony Casto presented Kane with the proclamation…