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He Is Risen Worship Assembly celebrates first anniversary

He Is Risen Worship Assembly celebrates first anniversary

| December 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—He Is Risen Worship Assembly, located inside the Renaissance Pointe YMCA, celebrated their first year anniversary, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016.  Pastor Servant LeRoy and First Lady Sylvia Page thanked the beloved of God for their love, dedication, and privilege to serve them over the past year. At a time when several world powers can […]

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Christmas not about a specific day but an eternal gift

Christmas not about a specific day but an eternal gift

| December 23, 2016

By Pastor Samuel Bellamy Special to Frost Illustrated God was upset when he saw six of his days of arduous labor ruined.  His creation that he raised in holiness fell to corruption. This world was sabotaged by his rival, Satan. God looked down from heaven and found that there was no one good upon the […]

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Man arrested on Evard Road for alleged heroin sales

Man arrested on Evard Road for alleged heroin sales

| December 21, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 8:11 a.m., Dec. 20, members of the Fort Wayne Police Department Vice & Narcotics Division, along with members of the FWPD Emergency Services Team served a search warrant at 5428 Evard Road.  Detectives had received information that someone at this address had been dealing heroin, conducted an investigation into heroin dealing and […]

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Obituaries: December 21-27, 2-16 Edition

Obituaries: December 21-27, 2-16 Edition

| December 21, 2016

William Easterly IV, 73, departed this life at home with family at his side on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016.

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I Am Garvey to host banquet, present Black Wall Street plan Dec. 26 at Lacy’s

I Am Garvey to host banquet, present Black Wall Street plan Dec. 26 at Lacy’s

| December 19, 2016

FORT WAYNE—I Am Garvey Inc., is scheduled to host its I Am Garvey Umoja an Economic Development Banquet and I Am Garvey Black Wall Street Initiative forum from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., Dec. 26 at Lacy’s Bar and Grill, 2650 Coliseum Blvd. South. Scheduled guest speakers for the event which is designed to celebrate […]

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Help yourself, family quit smoking

Help yourself, family quit smoking

| December 19, 2016

The new year is fast approaching, and it’s a great time for fresh starts. If you’re a tobacco user, the best thing you can do is to make a quit plan. Smoking is still the number one cause of preventable death in Indiana. Making the decision to quit in 2017 can dramatically reduce your risk […]

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Man apprehended after armed standoff on Columbia Avenue

Man apprehended after armed standoff on Columbia Avenue

| December 16, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 9:43 p.m., Dec. 15, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a house in the 1100 block of Columbia Avenue on a reported disturbance. A woman called 911 requesting assistance from police. As officers arrived, the womsn exited the house and an adult male began yelling at police. The man […]

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Beloved musician Thomas O. Brigham passes away at 63

Beloved musician Thomas O. Brigham passes away at 63

| December 13, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The sounds of silence sadly have replaced the voice of one of the community’s beloved musicians. Thomas O. Brigham, 63, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. A native of Indianapolis, Brigham retired from Norfolk Southern Railroad but continued to serve the community as an employee of Audiences Unlimited for […]

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If Donald Trump is serious about fighting terrorism, he should try rgistering white nationalists

If Donald Trump is serious about fighting terrorism, he should try rgistering white nationalists

| December 13, 2016

By Bill Fletcher Jr. (NNPA Newswire Columnist) I have been trying to figure out how there can be any discussion of registering Muslims due to alleged national security concerns, when it is documented that the major source of terrorism in the United States since 9/11 has been white supremacists groups. The Southern Poverty Law Center […]

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Suicidal man safely brought out of home

Suicidal man safely brought out of home

| December 13, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:10 a.m., Dec. 9, Fort Wayne police responded to 4922 Stony Run Court on the report of a male subject threatening suicide. Officers arrived and were met by family members who indicated that the subject was in the home threatening to commit suicide by unknown means. Officers attempted to establish contact with […]

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