Jentill Neal

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

Title: Multi-Media Journalist
jneal@wfft.com

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 jneal@wfft.com.

Recent Posts by Jentill Neal

Edsall Ave bridge now open in Fort Wayne after a 4 year closure

It's been four years since an Adams Elementary student could cross the bridge at Edsall Avenue, but Monday that changed ending frustrations of local residents.

United Auto Workers union members prepare for General Motors strike in Fort Wayne

Contract talks between the United Auto Workers union and General Motors broke off Sunday and haven't resumed.. which means a strike for workers here in Fort Wayne.

Sheriff: Garrett shooting involved BB gun; suspect no longer in school

The Dekalb County Sheriff's office said it was actually a prank involving two 14-year-olds.

Logan's Roadhouse provided free meals to first responders for 9/11

For the first time, Logan's Roadhouse provided free meals to first responders for 9/11.

People in Fort Wayne remember 9/11

People from all over the area took time to honor those who lost their lives 18 years ago in the 9/11 terrorist attacks Wednesday. Many surrounded the Law Enforcement Memorial in Fort Wayne with American flags, and students planted flags around Franke Park Elementary.

Roosevelt Drive stabbing suspect arrested

Robert Littlejohn, 55, of Fort Wayne was arrested for the stabbing that occured on the 1600 block of Roosevelt Dr. Saturday at 10:39 p.m.

Fort Wayne nonprofit is putting their own spin on saving the lives of kittens

Instead of keeping kittens at a shelter, kittens get a temporary home during transition until they find something permanent.

NACAA conference expected to bring over a million in spending to Fort Wayne

A million dollars is expected to be pumped into Fort Wayne businesses this week.

Rally in downtown Fort Wayne seeks justice for loved ones

David Miller of Fort Wayne organized an anti gun violence rally this weekend at the Allen County Courthouse. Though there was low attendance, he said he's going to keep fighting for justice.

Shooting leaves woman with life threatening injuries

Police say a woman could be connected to a shooting that happened on Smith Street in Fort Wayne Sunday morning.

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