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Church elder, former Stars of Glory member Roosevelt Carlisle crosses over at 65

Church elder, former Stars of Glory member Roosevelt Carlisle crosses over at 65

| July 4, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Devoted man of God and renowned gospel singer Elder Roosevelt Carlisle departed this life peacefully at 5:45 p.m., on Monday, June 20 at home surrounded by his family after a short battle with cancer. He was 65. Born on December 7, 1950 in Newbern, Alabama, Carlisle dedicated his life to Jesus at an early age […]

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MLK concludes enlightening trip to D.C, with Stutzman-led Capitol tour

MLK concludes enlightening trip to D.C, with Stutzman-led Capitol tour

| July 1, 2016

By Clifford F. Buttram Jr. Special to Frost Illustrated The Martin Luther King Jr. Club Inc of Fort Wayne conducted a bus tour of Washington, D.C. from June 17 through June 19 that included a special tour of the U.S. Capitol conducted by Indiana Congressman Marlin Stutzman. The club began planning the trip in November […]

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40 years a queen

40 years a queen

| June 30, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne and surrounding area gospel music fans were out in force Sunday, June 26 at Jerusalem Baptist Church when the community gathered to celebrated the city’s own Queen of Gospel Radio, Delois McKinnley-Eldridge. McKinnley-Eldridge has graced the local airwaves with the finest in gospel music for 40 years and shows no sign of […]

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[PHOTOS: Mel Johnson]Celebrating 90 productive years

[PHOTOS: Mel Johnson]Celebrating 90 productive years

| June 30, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Joy was in the air June 25 at Lutheran Life Village as family and friends gathered to celebrated the 90th birthday of Walter Hayden. Hayden, a renowned entreprenuer who was the brains behind a number of popular, landmark businesses including an ice cream shop, mobile car washing business, the iconic Express Copy Print and […]

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Dr. Malinda Wade to hold local book signing July 12

Dr. Malinda Wade to hold local book signing July 12

| June 30, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Acclaimed author Dr. Malinda F. Wade has announced the release of her latest work: “Naomi’s Pearls,” billed as “wisdom for the new millennium.” Wade, the author of other books including “New Stuff, Old Times” (1982) a poetry collection and two other custom works for McGraw Hill—“A synopsis of American Government,” (1999)  and  “Women of […]

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Get your read-on with the ACPL Summer Reading Program

Get your read-on with the ACPL Summer Reading Program

| June 30, 2016

By Madeline Marcelia Garvin FORT WAYNE—School’s out for the summer. If it’s too hot in the city and you are not into getting the back of your neck dirty and gritty, get yourself up and hurry to the ACPL; it’s air conditioned; and there are snacks in the canteens. Yes, people in Allen County, you […]

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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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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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Spotlight on serial entrepreneur, William Bryant Rozier

Spotlight on serial entrepreneur, William Bryant Rozier

| June 28, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up babies? We’ve seen some beautiful sunny days outside and I hope the beauty continues, as we travel on our journey of love, to get to know one another better.  On that note, it pleases to introduce to you this week’s spotlight because when he knew what he wanted to do […]

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