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Jentill Neal

Jéntill Neal joined the FOX 55 News team in December 2017 as a Multi-Media Journalist.

Title: Multi-Media Journalist

Jéntill Neal joined the FOX 55 News team in December 2017 as a Multi-Media Journalist. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Broadcast Journalism of Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia in 2015.

Jéntill is no stranger to the Mid-West. She is originally from Westland, Michigan. She started out behind the scenes producing in Charlottesville, Virginia, but
returned to her home state to report in Lansing.

During her time at Hampton University, Jéntill immediately got involved with the university’s newscast and the View From Hampton U television show.

In March 2015, Jéntill studied abroad in China to take her journalism efforts to the next level. She created a documentary to encourage more minority students to study abroad.

Jéntill is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and the National Association of Black Journalists.

When she’s not reporting on stories in northeast Indiana, you can catch her singing and dancing to her favorite Beyonce songs, attending church, volunteering in the community, and spending time with family.

If you have a story idea, please feel free to e-mail Jentill at

Recent Posts by Jentill Neal

K9 Cas laid to rest in Whitley County

They say a man's best friend is his dog, but in the case of K9 Castorka of Whitley County Sheriff's Department she was family. Various sheriff and police departments honored her life as she was laid to rest Wednesday.

Identities released in officer-involved shooting at Gateway Plaza

The incident happened at 9:50 p.m. at Gateway Plaza on Goshen Avenue.

New work requirement in Indiana for low income residents

Indiana has a new set of rules for low income residents, and it could cost you your health insurance through Medicaid if you don't follow through.

Possible disaster aid for farmers after excessive rain

A wet spring followed by extreme heat are causing issues for farmers across Indiana.

Mike's Car Wash holds fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House Charities

Mike's Car Wash is helping families by raising money for Ronald McDonald House Charities.

Art in the Park kicks off downtown

Thousands braved the heat to join in artistic festivities.

ODOT reminds people of work zone safety

Last year there were 14 people killed while working the highways in Ohio. With construction season at its peak, they don't want anymore workers to lose their lives.

Allen County Sheriff Dept. goes through dementia training

Allen County Sheriff's Department is learning what it takes to deal with people who have dementia.

Blue Jacket Clothing opens second store

Fort Wayne based non pro-fit Blue Jacket celebrated their expansion opening a second store.

Schedule of activities released for Anthony Wayne Day

Fort Wayne's first Anthony Wayne Day will be all about traveling back in time July 16th.

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