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CarraRenee Collection: Blueprint for the next generation

CarraRenee Collection: Blueprint for the next generation

| June 29, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville Carra Renee can be reached via her email address carrarenee@gmail.com.  Her jewelry collection, fragrances and bath line can be seen on her online store CarraReneeCollection.com and it’s also available at Chocolate, Kinks and Kurls. She’s also available for various events.  The wrap, earrings and necklace seen in the photo accompanying this article […]

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Obituaries: Jun 29-July 5, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: Jun 29-July 5, 2016 Edition

| June 29, 2016

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Things the Republican Party gets totally wrong about race

Things the Republican Party gets totally wrong about race

| June 28, 2016

By Raynard Jackson (NNPA News Wire Columnist) While there is no denying that Donald Trump has had a terrible past couple of weeks with his dogged focus on some obscure federal judge in San Diego, I think Trump can right the ship, but he has an extremely narrow window to do so. I will deal […]

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IU’s FACET group weighs in on incorporating faculty input at IPFW

IU’s FACET group weighs in on incorporating faculty input at IPFW

| June 28, 2016

As members of the Indiana University Faculty Colloquium on Excellence in Teaching (FACET) and as faculty leaders recognized for our accomplishments at IPFW in teaching and learning, we write this statement to express a viewpoint missing from much of the discussion regarding the Legislative Services Agency Study Group: that of faculty, particularly given our role […]

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Fort Wayne Girlz Rock in Brazil with Pastor Anthony Payton’s mission trip

Fort Wayne Girlz Rock in Brazil with Pastor Anthony Payton’s mission trip

| June 23, 2016

By Eunice Tabron-Booker Special Media Coordinator, Frost Illustrated For those of you that have been following our coverage of Fort Wayne Girlz Rock and Come as You Are Community Church partnered mission trip to Brazil, as of Saturday June 18,  the mission has begun. Denita Washington, founder of Fort Wayne Girlz Rock and Pastor Anthony […]

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Donald C. Swanson: A man among men

Donald C. Swanson: A man among men

| June 22, 2016

It’s great when you have your freedom, but it’s even greater when you have someone there to keep you from losing it. Attorney Donald C. Swanson Jr. of Haller & Colvin is that person. Mr. Swanson is not only the poor man’s gateway to freedom but he also cares. When Haller & Colvin joined hands […]

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Obituaries: June 22-28, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: June 22-28, 2016 Edition

| June 22, 2016

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Coach H.C. Story goes home to glory at 75

Coach H.C. Story goes home to glory at 75

| June 21, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Coach H.C. Story, civil rights activist and youth advocate, 75, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 8, 2016. Born in Akron, Alabama where he excelled in many sports but discovered he was destined to do other work for a time. As an adult, while still in the south, Story joined […]

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Woman critical after driveby shooting

Woman critical after driveby shooting

| June 21, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 12:08 p.m., June 14, Fort Wayne police responded to the report of a shooting located at 4507 Anthony Wayne Drive. On arrival, officers entered the home and found a woman suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The victim, later identified as 50-year-old Maria Ramirez, was transported from the scene to a local […]

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Teen found shot in alley

Teen found shot in alley

| June 21, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 4:21 p.m., June 15, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the area of Avondale and Baxter Street in regards to a shooting. A person called police advising that she heard gunshots and found a male lying in the alley with gunshot wounds.  Officers responded to the area and located a […]

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