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  • Marching bands
    Northrop, East Noble, Bishop Dwenger, Concordia, Adams Central and Heritage took home honors Saturday following a high school marching band contest at DeKalb High School.
  • Northcrest students get vision tests
    Nearly 200 first-, third- and fifth-graders at Northcrest Elementary got their eyes checked with the flash of a laser wand Wednesday.
  • Enrollments rising at private colleges
    With an aggressive and new array of offerings and programs, local private universities and colleges are boosting enrollments this year, while public schools are in a slump.

Franke Park Elementary School students sing The Twelve Days of Christmas during a sing-along

Feliz Navidad!

Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette
Franke Park Elementary School kindergarteners Brissia Tienda, left, Elizabeth Gonzalez, and first-grader Mario Flores listen to kindergartner Carlos Perez Jr. sing Feliz Navidad during a Christmas sing-along at school on Friday. Fort Wayne Community Schools students are off until Jan. 6.