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New tech device gives parents of teen drivers peace of mind

New tech device gives parents of teen drivers peace of mind

| August 26, 2016

By Jay Curry, Solutions Specialist, Verizon Wireless Back to school can be a scary time for parents of teen drivers. There are more cars on the road, more distractions and more chances for teens to sneak away where you maybe don’t want them to go. But, technology has the answer and it’s as simple as […]

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Friends of Bethany offers students grand send-off, scholarships, prayer

Friends of Bethany offers students grand send-off, scholarships, prayer

| August 24, 2016

Special to Frost Illustrated Courtesy of Friends of Bethany FORT WAYNE—Friends of Bethany recently gave a special send-off to two participants and junior volunteers. Angel Johnson, daughter of Phillip and Flora Johnson, will enter her second year at Howard University in Washington, D.C.  Angel is in an accelerated program as she pursues a Biology Bachelor […]

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Spotlight on  Soothin’ the Blues (with love) through The Cancer Club

Spotlight on  Soothin’ the Blues (with love) through The Cancer Club

| August 24, 2016

What’s up, babies? As always, I hope all is well with you and yours and that, you’re still taking time out of your days to bring yourselves some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind. as we travel together, on our journey of love, to get to know one another […]

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Obituaries: August 24-30, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: August 24-30, 2016 Edition

| August 24, 2016

Dominique Williams, 23, of Fort Wayne and Ft. Myers, Fla., died Friday, Aug. 5, 2016. He was born Aug. 4, 1993, in Fort Wayne. Surviving are his mother, Kathleen Graham Smith and Rosston Smith; father, Willie Williams; siblings, Donovan and Alexandria Smith; grandparents, Lena Collett and George Miller, Willie Jones Williams and Gloristeen Shaw; and […]

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Saudi Temple #50 Saudi Court #121 post busy summer, fall schedule

Saudi Temple #50 Saudi Court #121 post busy summer, fall schedule

| August 22, 2016

By Regina Moore Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—A local masonic organization has been spending the summer offering support to various community endeavors and events. In May, Saudi Temple #50 Saudi Court #121 provided snacks for Waynedale Elementary School for a field trip. On June 4, the Temple gave away two bicycles—one boy’s and one […]

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A dream fulfilled: Meet Dr. Emmary Butler

A dream fulfilled: Meet Dr. Emmary Butler

| August 22, 2016

By Anita J. Dortch A Power Angel on Assignment I met Emmary when she entered 6th grade at Lakeside Middle School where I was the learning reader. During her tenure there, Emmary excelled academically and athletically.  She was a straight A student and played volleyball, basketball and ran track.  Her mother, Debra Butler was an […]

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Par-Tee Scholarship Golf Tournament scheduled for Fort Wayne

Par-Tee Scholarship Golf Tournament scheduled for Fort Wayne

| August 22, 2016

By Dwight Thomas Special to Frost Illustrated Courtesy of the Par-Tee Golf Club FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Par-Tee Golf Club will welcome golfers from around the Midwest and all corners of the nation to participate in the club’s Annual Scholarship Tournament, Aug. 27 and Aug. 28 at Brookwood Golf Course in Fort Wayne and a […]

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Man found dead in backyard

Man found dead in backyard

| August 22, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 8:56 a.m., Aug. 21, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to the 1400 block of Schilling Avenue in reference to a report of an unconscious subject. A homeowner had called the police to report she located an unresponsive male victim lying in her backyard and said it appeared the victim […]

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South Side High School’s Clopton, Smith earn Milton M. Morgan scholarships

South Side High School’s Clopton, Smith earn Milton M. Morgan scholarships

| August 17, 2016

Special to Frost Illustrated Courtesy of the Milton M. Morgan Family FORT WAYNE—On Sunday, August 14, Turner Chapel AME Church awarded the Milton M. Morgan, M.D. Scholarship to two area high school students—Brianna Clopton and Kelsey Smith. The scholarship is named in honor of the late Dr. Milton Morgan, a general surgeon, who practiced medicine […]

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Fort Wayne Deltas celebrate 45 years of service-ready to impact community

Fort Wayne Deltas celebrate 45 years of service-ready to impact community

| August 17, 2016

By Connie Scott, Chapter Journalist Delta Sigma Theta Inc. Fort Wayne Chapter FORT WAYNE—This summer, the Fort Wayne Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. celebrated their 45th year anniversary and Small Chapter second place awards for signature Education and Physical/Mental Health programs at the Midwest Regional Conference in Indianapolis. The chapter is ready for […]

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