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Soulful sounds of classic Central High musicians still ear pleasing

Soulful sounds of classic Central High musicians still ear pleasing

| April 19, 2016

By William Bryant Rozier Special to Frost Illustrated It’s ON again. The Central High All-Year Blowout of 2016 jumps off on April 23 at the McMillen Park Community Center, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., followed by a banquet dinner from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. For all festival inquires, visit www.centralhighschoolfest.com or call the […]

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Dr. Michael C. Carson to speak at revival at Turner Chapel

Dr. Michael C. Carson to speak at revival at Turner Chapel

| April 18, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Turner Chapel AME Church, 836 E. Jefferson Blvd., is scheduled to host a revival at 6:30 p.m., Thursday, April 21 and Friday, April 22, featuring the Rev. Dr. Michael C. Carson of Coppin Chapel AME Church of Indianapolis. The Rev. Dr. Carson, in additional to being an acclaimed and dynamic preacher, is also an […]

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Walmart employee killed in truck accident

Walmart employee killed in truck accident

| April 18, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 8 a.m., April 11, Fort Wayne police responded to a report of an individual that was struck by a truck in the parking lot of the Walmart store located at 10420 Maysville Road. Once on scene, officers found an unresponsive man down in the parking lot. Medics and fire personnel pronounced the […]

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Indiana Tech’s Eyes on Psychology Conference set for April 22

Indiana Tech’s Eyes on Psychology Conference set for April 22

| April 15, 2016

Event will focus on diversity, research and treatment FORT WAYNE—Indiana Tech’s College of General Studies is partnering with Parkview Behavioral Health, the Lutheran Foundation and Mental Health America to present its second Eyes on Psychology Conference from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., April 22. This year’s event, Focus on Diversity, Research and Treatment, will be […]

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Renowned sports agent, businessman, local icon Eugene Parker

Renowned sports agent, businessman, local icon Eugene Parker

| April 13, 2016

Eugene Parker, passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2016. Born Feb. 24, 1956, in Fort Wayne, he was the son of Fletcher Stephens and Jessie Parker. In his early years, he attended Concordia High School where he was a star basketball player and a two-time Allen County Player of the Year. He set a sectional-record […]

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Up Close With Jeanie will be back next week!

Up Close With Jeanie will be back next week!

| April 13, 2016

Jeanie Summerville, Frost Illustrated’s number one woman on the scene when it comes to highlighting positive achievements in the community is on a well-deserved break this week. She will be back with Up Close With Jeanie and a new Spotlight next week. Don’t miss it!

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Obituaries: April 13-19, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: April 13-19, 2016 Edition

| April 13, 2016

K’lonie Howard-Merriweather, infant daughter of Kyesha Merrivweather and Xavion Howard, passed away on Sunday, March 27, 2016. Arrangements by D.O. McComb & Sons Lakeside Park Funeral Home, 1140 Lake Ave. Deborah D. Jones, 57, passed away Monday, March 21, 2016, at Parkview Hospital Randallia. Born in Seattle, Wash., Deborah enjoyed knitting, crocheting, cooking, reading, and […]

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Steer your career upward with Ball State’s master’s degrees

Steer your career upward with Ball State’s master’s degrees

| April 12, 2016

Online options available FORT WAYNE—Do you work with educational programs for adults in social, industrial, health and human services, military, and governmental settings? Would you like to steer your career in that direction? Then check out two graduate programs, Executive Development for Public Service and Adult and Community Education, at an information session in Fort […]

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Try it—you might get over the initial disappointment

Try it—you might get over the initial disappointment

| April 12, 2016

By Rex Bell Mom and Dad brought eight children, four boys and four girls, into the world in a span of 14 years. We spent most of those years, and several afterwards, in an old farmhouse that was pretty big, but not always big enough for eight kids. It seemed that quite often there was […]

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Shooting victim dropped off at local hospital

Shooting victim dropped off at local hospital

| April 11, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:46 a.m., April 8, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 2200 Randallia Drive, the site of Parkview Hospital, in reference to a shooting victim arriving at the emergency room. The victim reportedly walked into the emergency room and appeared to be suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. A physician […]

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