Fort Wayne native Beverly “Granny” Elkins had to bury her 19-year-old grandson William “JR” Norfleet III on Jan. 27, a victim of lung cancer.
Measure pits freedom against discrimination By Alia Beard Rau The Republic | azcentral.com Thu Feb 20, 2014 11:21 PM The Arizona Legislature has passed a controversial religion bill that is again thrusting Arizona into the national spotlight in a debate over discrimination. House Bill 2153, written by the conservative advocacy group Center for Arizona Policy […]
ByMICHELLE CASTILLOCBS NEWS Brain-dead teen Jahi McMath’s mom says girl’s “much better physically” since being moved This undated file photo provided by the McMath family and Omari Sealey shows Jahi McMath. MCMATH FAMILY/AP The mother of a brain-dead teen who was involved in a legal battle to keep her on a ventilator says the girl […]
Sheila Gail Bright, 56, departed this life Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Born Aug. 1, 1957 in Evansville, she graduated from Northrop H.S. in 1976. Surviving are her son, Michael (Nicole) Bright of Fort Wayne; daughter, Unique Bright of Indianapolis; ten grandchildren; sisters, Deborah Taylor, and Della Logan; brothers, Kent Bright, and Jeffrey Bright; many nieces […]
Canaan Baptist Church, 827 East Fairfax Ave., is scheduled to celebrate their 42nd church anniversary at 3 p.m. Feb. 16. The pastor is Greg Rowland Sr.
By the Rev. Lakeya Stewart It’s that time of year! Everyone tries to avoid this time—you know, the time when you have to rearrange your work schedule to get there, or use your lunch break in hopes that your appointment will be short. It’s check-up time. No one likes to be poked and prodded, and […]
FORT WAYNE—Providence Missionary Baptist Church is invites the public to join them 5 p.m., Feb. 16 at True Love Missionary Baptist Church, 715 E. Wallace St., in a pre-anniversary celebration for Pastor Robert and Lady Maggie Bell of True Love MBC. The Rev. Richmond of Providence MBC is scheduled to deliver the message.