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Masonic organizations elect new leadership

| April 26, 2017
Masonic organizations elect new leadership

FORT WAYNE—A number of local Masonic organizations recently elected new officers. They are: St Mary Lodge No. 14  Worshipful Master—Welton Moore Jr Senior Warden—Kenny Reese Junior Waden—Al Brownlee Secretary—Earl Gomez Treasurer—Doulgas Jones   Saudi Temple No.50 Illustrious Pontentate—Glen Lee Chief Rabban—Welton Moore Jr Assistant Rabban—Art Clemons Recorder—Anthony Miller Treasurer—Douglas Jones   Fort Wayne Chapter No. […]

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Obituaries: April 26-May 2, 2017 Edition

| April 26, 2017
Obituaries: April 26-May 2, 2017 Edition

Ulanda K. Madison, passed away Friday, April 7, 2017. Brandi N. Parks, 36, passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017. Thomas Conwell, 76, of Fort Wayne, passed peacefully on Friday, April 7, 2017, at home with family at his side. Celester “Ms. Pie” Ayers was born January 30, 1939 to Johnny and Annie P. (Evans) Ayers in […]

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Virunga Park warden tapped for grassroots activist prize

| April 26, 2017
Virunga Park warden tapped for grassroots activist prize

(GIN)—As a child soldier at the age of 14, Rodrigue Katembo learned his survival skills in dangerous times. Belgium had granted independence to the Congo but it was little more than a piece of paper after years of colonial rule. After a U.S.-led coup in 1961 that removed legally-elected Patrice Lumumba, the nation’s prime minister, […]

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The Rev. L.C. Love III scheduled to be installed at Southern Heights Baptist Church

| April 23, 2017
The Rev. L.C. Love III scheduled to be installed at Southern Heights Baptist Church

FORT WAYNE—The officers and members of Southern Heights Baptist Church are scheduled to install their new pastor, the Rev. L.C. Love III, at 4 p.m., April 30 at Southern Heights Baptist Church, 4001 South Anthony Blvd. Southern Heights Baptist Church was founded by the Rev. Otha Aden more than 48 years ago. The Rev. Aden […]

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Sin killed; love saved

| April 23, 2017
Sin killed; love saved

By the Rev. Charles Jemison The people need to turn back to God. “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear form heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.”—2 Chronicles 7:14 People need God in their lives. […]

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CFPB investigations shuts down Experian credit score scam

| April 22, 2017
CFPB investigations shuts down Experian credit score scam

By Kelsey Clayton, Indiana Assets & Opportunity Network Manager INDIANAPOLIS—Thanks to complaints from 43,000 consumers around the country—including over 450 from Indiana consumers—the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) investigated and shut down a nationwide credit score scam that tricked Americans out of their hard-earned dollars by marketing and selling credit scores that they claimed were […]

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Film review: ‘T2 Trainspotting’

| April 22, 2017
Film review: ‘T2 Trainspotting’

By Dwight Brown (NNPA Newswire Film Critic) “Trainspotting” was a breakthrough film back in 1996. An edgy, eccentric blend of debauchery and rebellion set to one of the best British rock soundtracks ever made. Twenty years later, the original director Danny Boyle (“Slumdog Millionaire,” “28 Days Later”) and screenwriter John Hodge assemble the same set […]

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It Is Well With My Soul F.U.N. continues action planning groups

| April 22, 2017
It Is Well With My Soul F.U.N. continues action planning groups

FORT WAYNE—It Is Well With My Soul F.U.N. is scheduled to host Fort Wayne in Dialogue and Action Planning Part 4 from 12 noon to 2 p.m., April 25, at Link’s Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave. During the celebration of the 15th Anniversary of F.U.N. (Folks Uniting Nowadays), participants shared the illustrious history of the Fort […]

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Rightly dividing the word of truth

| April 21, 2017
Rightly dividing the word of truth

By Brother Jackie E. Wall With the authority and approval of Bishop Joe Swanson PRAISE YAHWEH! Brothers  and Sisters, I pray for your understanding about two separate events: The Last Supper before the crucifixion of Yahshua  and The Passover Feast Days.  Below I will put forth the truth concerning both.  It is very important that […]

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Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee mulls ‘high crimes and misdemeanors’ for Trump

| April 21, 2017
Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee mulls ‘high crimes and misdemeanors’ for Trump

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After just two months in the Oval Office, President Donald Trump has already proven to be a liability to the free world, keeping Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) up many nights wondering what the New York City real estate developer will do next. However, the veteran Congressional Black […]

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