Kelsey Mannix

Kelsey Mannix joined FOX 55 News in March 2021 as a Multi-Media Journalist.

Title: Multi-Media Journalist
KMannix@wfft.com

Kelsey Mannix joined FOX 55 News in March 2021 as a Multi-Media Journalist.

A Keedysville, Maryland native, Kelsey graduated from McDaniel College in 2016 with a B.A. in Communication, minor in Journalism & New Media. She then went on to the University of Maryland where she received her Master of Journalism in December 2020.

Previously, Kelsey was a reporter and sports anchor for Capital News Service (CNS-TV) at the University of Maryland.

During grad school, Kelsey also worked with television station, Big Ten Network Student U at University of Maryland, as a production crew member and color commentator for lacrosse and volleyball.
Prior to grad school she was a sports correspondent for almost three years at the Herald-Mail newspaper in Hagerstown, MD.

In Kelsey's free time you can find her reading, baking, running, hiking or doing pretty much any outdoor activity.

Kelsey cheers on the Baltimore Ravens, Washington Capitals, Baltimore Orioles, and all things Maryland Terps.

She looking forward to meeting new people and getting to know the community of northeast Indiana and northwest Ohio.

If you have any story ideas for Kelsey you can reach out to her at KMannix@wfft.com.

Recent Posts by Kelsey Mannix

Three Rivers Ambulance Authority updates Fort Wayne City Council on improving slow response times

TRAA will provide more updates on its progress to City Council in four to six weeks.

2021 Allen County Fair opens Tuesday after cancelling last year because of pandemic

Some new Allen County Fair events for kids this year include Touch-A-Truck and a dinosaur show.

Staff shortage causing Citilink to reduce service in Fort Wayne

Citilink's reduced service will be July 26-Aug. 14. If the company doesn't increase its driving staff, more reductions could happen in the future.

2021 Fort Wayne Pride Festival kicks off July 23; no march until 2022

The Fort Wayne Pride Festival won't have a parade this year, but organizers hope to bring it back in 2022.

Fort Wayne ranks 78th in US for fitness; parks and trails offer plenty of opportunities for exercise

In 2020, Fort Wayne ranked 92nd in the study. This year, it's 78th.

Fort Wayne police respond to multiple gun incidents Monday, bars reduce hours

Police responded to a shooting on the southeast side, and shortly after a shots fired call at a bar in northeast Fort Wayne.

New American Academy of Pediatrics recommendations include masks for everyone in schools

The American Academy of Pediatrics is recommending universal masking because many students still aren’t eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine, and masks help with preventing the spread.

Portland police chief resigns amid turmoil in department; new chief wants to improve morale and efficiency

Portland's new police chief, Mitch Sutton, is determined to improve morale within the department.

Boys & Girls Club in Huntington unveils renovations; teen volunteer honored

This is the second time Aaron's has renovated the Huntington Boys & Girls Club location.

New multi-use development project coming to SE Fort Wayne near Plaza Drive and McKinnie Ave.

The new housing and commercial development project will be on 20 acres near the intersection of Plaza Drive and McKinnie Avenue.

Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 766351

Reported Deaths: 13965
CountyCasesDeaths
Marion1052671804
Lake568691028
Allen42858698
St. Joseph37286568
Hamilton37260426
Elkhart29729470
Tippecanoe23441230
Vanderburgh23153404
Porter19568327
Johnson18807391
Hendricks18059321
Madison13518345
Clark13502198
Vigo12817255
LaPorte12558224
Monroe12529178
Delaware11124198
Howard10654237
Kosciusko9751123
Hancock8734149
Bartholomew8256157
Warrick8053157
Floyd8005181
Grant7349181
Wayne7234201
Boone7173105
Morgan6904142
Marshall6329116
Dubois6270118
Cass6085111
Dearborn600078
Noble597890
Henry5944111
Jackson515677
Shelby509897
Lawrence4914127
Gibson461596
Montgomery457592
Clinton454555
DeKalb453685
Harrison452476
Whitley415345
Huntington414081
Steuben410260
Miami405073
Jasper400455
Knox388091
Putnam384662
Wabash368783
Adams352256
Ripley351071
Jefferson341586
White339354
Daviess3089100
Wells302781
Greene292985
Decatur291693
Fayette285864
Posey280935
Scott278758
LaGrange277172
Clay273148
Washington253537
Randolph247583
Jennings238649
Spencer237931
Fountain234850
Starke229959
Owen222259
Sullivan219543
Fulton207845
Jay202832
Carroll197122
Orange190956
Perry189739
Vermillion180044
Rush177327
Tipton172347
Franklin171935
Parke154816
Pike141434
Blackford137832
Pulaski123648
Newton123036
Benton109615
Brown105943
Crawford105516
Martin92515
Warren87715
Switzerland8328
Union73510
Ohio58311
Unassigned0428

Ohio Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 1122647

Reported Deaths: 20467
CountyCasesDeaths
Franklin1302911493
Cuyahoga1171502259
Hamilton823481259
Montgomery534491059
Summit488581014
Lucas43734832
Butler39936614
Stark33800937
Lorain25996509
Warren24896312
Mahoning22685612
Lake21457396
Clermont20368260
Delaware19120138
Licking16842227
Trumbull16786491
Fairfield16762207
Medina15832276
Greene15499254
Clark14339308
Portage13417218
Wood13338201
Allen12043245
Richland11726213
Miami10998228
Wayne9251227
Columbiana9196236
Muskingum9119137
Pickaway8738123
Tuscarawas8714254
Marion8703140
Erie8126166
Ashtabula7272179
Hancock7044134
Ross7012165
Geauga6948153
Scioto6679108
Belmont6210179
Lawrence5917104
Union590449
Jefferson5723162
Huron5630122
Sandusky5482130
Darke5436130
Seneca5376128
Washington5362111
Athens526560
Auglaize507087
Mercer490685
Shelby481297
Knox4609112
Madison447266
Ashland443198
Defiance438499
Fulton435775
Putnam4351104
Crawford4110111
Brown409662
Preble3946107
Logan391679
Clinton389266
Ottawa375581
Highland365068
Williams356478
Champaign348360
Guernsey330254
Jackson321254
Perry298350
Morrow294643
Fayette288250
Hardin279165
Henry276967
Coshocton272561
Holmes2725102
Van Wert251665
Adams249258
Gallia249250
Pike244637
Wyandot235257
Hocking222663
Carroll201249
Paulding179442
Meigs151040
Noble137739
Monroe137545
Harrison115238
Morgan111524
Vinton87217
Unassigned03
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