INDIANAPOLIS — Fanchon Stinger is retiring from broadcast news after a career of nearly 30 years. Stinger has been at FOX59 since 2010, and has made a profound impact on the community.

The Indianapolis community, Stinger’s family and former FOX59 colleagues shared their messages of gratitude and congratulated her on her move to focus full-time on the nonprofit she founded, Grit and Grace.

Fanchon’s nephew: Jaeken

Angela, Jim and Daniel from FOX59 Morning News

IMS President Doug Boles

Former FOX59 reporter Aishah Hasnie

Indianapolis Colts Head Coach Frank Reich

Nicole Pence, former FOX59 anchor

Lindy, Scott and Britt from FOX59 Morning News

Fanchon’s mom and dad

Ray Cortopassi, former FOX59 anchor

Former second lady Karen Pence

Fanchon’s sister and niece