The Journal Gazette

Editorial Board

Editorials are the opinion of The Journal Gazette Editorial Board: President Julie Inskeep, publisher Sherry Skufca, editorial page editor Fredrick McKissack and editorial writer Jeff Kovaleski.

Fredrick McKissack can be contacted at or 260-461-8726.

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Stories by Editorial Board


Local control

Every year, as June simmers toward July, in letters to the editor or Facebook posts, residents ask the same plaintive questions: How did...

January 25, 2022 1:00 am

Handcuffs on powers of governor ill-serve state

Indiana's governor oversees the day-to-day management of many of the agencies of state government, but not all. Independently elected...

January 23, 2022 1:00 am

Hoosier heart: more than a catchy saying

At a time when our differences are magnified in memes and on social media, Hoosiers often show exceptional benevolence when it comes to...

January 22, 2022 1:00 am

A corny nickname

In the annals of major American sports, franchise names are sacrosanct. Yankees. Lakers. Packers. Bruins. Cubs. Colts.

January 22, 2022 1:00 am

Frankness on race welcome exchange

United Front participants today were supposed to celebrate the progress they've made in improving cultural awareness in Fort Wayne, but...

January 22, 2022 1:00 am