Sports

Pin Seekers put on Winter Academy

Pin Seekers put on Winter Academy

| March 14, 2016

Special to Frost Illustrated The Pin Seekers G.O.L.F.  (PSGs) Club held a Winter academy in collaboration with the local Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. The Academy mentored and provided basic instructions on the sport of golf to a dozen youth during the program for an hour and a half, every Saturday from Feb. 6 through […]

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Obama welcomes Crimson Tide to White House

Obama welcomes Crimson Tide to White House

| March 7, 2016

By Diandra Bolton Howard University News Service WASHINGTON—During the annual celebration of the college national football champion at the White House, President Barack Obama joked that he obviously is the reason for the continued and dramatic success of the University of Alabama, the winners of the 2016 college football championship, their fourth in seven years. […]

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What you should know about the ‘Greensboro Six

What you should know about the ‘Greensboro Six

| March 3, 2016

By Michael Dean Special to the NNPA News Wire from the Arizona Informant Recently, this newspaper printed a story about the “Wilmington 10,” a group of African Americans and one white female who were falsely accused and convicted of burning a store. After 40 years, the group members were pardoned by North Carolina Governor Beverly […]

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Johnny Bright: Feats/Feet of Strength—Part 1

Johnny Bright: Feats/Feet of Strength—Part 1

| February 11, 2016

By William Bryant Rozier Special to Frost Illustrated Copyright © 2016 William Bryant Rozier All rights reserved 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. […]

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Spotlight on Rescue Mission and St. Joe Hospital being honored by MYS

Spotlight on Rescue Mission and St. Joe Hospital being honored by MYS

| February 11, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville  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 yourself and others some well deserved joy, beauty, happiness and some form of peace of mind as we travel, on our journey of love to get […]

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Open gym scheduled for youth basketball players

Open gym scheduled for youth basketball players

| December 9, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne Ballers is scheduled to host an open gym basketball workout for boys in grades three through six from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Fridays at Bethlehem Lutheran School, 3706 S. Anthony Blvd. Also: Tryouts for the AAU Basketball are scheduled for January 2016. For more information, call or text at […]

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Private School basketball teams Cornerstone Prep versus Horizon

Private School basketball teams Cornerstone Prep versus Horizon

| November 24, 2015

Christian teams, players demonstrate true meaning of sportsmanship Story & Photos by Larry Whitt FORT WAYNE—A well kept secret in Fort Wayne is that two of our Christian high schools have boys and girls basketball programs. I attended a match-up last week between Cornerstone Christian College Prep and Horizon Christian Academy. Horizon Christian Academy won […]

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Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis supports foster care, adoption

Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis supports foster care, adoption

| November 19, 2015

Vontae uses his platform to encourage more foster and adoptive parents INDIANAPOLIS—November is National Adoption Month, and All-Pro cornerback, Vontae Davis is teaming up with the Indiana Adoption Program to support youth in foster care, and encourage more adults to consider adopting. Davis understands the challenges that many children face.  On the verge of entering […]

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Exclusive: Sugar Ray Leonard reflects on ‘No más’ 35 years later

Exclusive: Sugar Ray Leonard reflects on ‘No más’ 35 years later

| November 19, 2015

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Contributing Writer Sugar Ray Leonard had no doubt that he’d defeat Roberto Duran when the two warriors squared off in a rematch of their epic first welterweight title bout that ended in a split decision victory for the Panamanian known as “The Hands of Stone.” What Leonard, the legendary six-time […]

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Chargers, Rams capture Metro Super Bowl titles

Chargers, Rams capture Metro Super Bowl titles

| October 27, 2015

By Larry Whitt It was a family affair Sunday as the Chargers took the Varsity Super Bowl game over the Cardinals 6-0 and the Rams beat out the Titans in both the Pee Wee and Junior Varsity championship games. The Rams won the Pee Wee game over the Titans 12-0 and nudged out the Junior […]

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