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The Lord is our protector, shelter, shepherd

| May 17, 2015
The Lord is our protector, shelter, shepherd

By Gigi Tinsley Special to the NNPA from The Miami Times Our God has promised, throughout his word, he will protect us. Psalm 91 reminds us that we who are faithfully committed to God are blessed to dwell, that is, to live, in a wonderful place of eternal security and protection. In that shelter we […]

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Ray transfers to Jayhawk Conference

| May 16, 2015
Ray transfers to Jayhawk Conference

GARDEN CITY, Kan.—Jabar Ray, a Harding/New Haven High School graduate and All-Conference performer, will be transferring from Division 1 Demark Tech Community College.  While at Denmark, Ray was All-Conference, averaged 17 points per game, shot 53 percent from the field and 45 percent from behind the three-point line for the season.  He will be transferring […]

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Financial predators still target active duty military

| May 16, 2015
Financial predators still target active duty military

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist The men and women who wear our nation’s uniform are expected to defend our nation at home and abroad. Yet, when it comes to financial services, service members are not always been protected in return. The 2006 Military Lending Act (MLA) was enacted with broad and bipartisan support as a […]

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East Central annual cleanup set for May 16

| May 15, 2015
East Central annual cleanup set for May 16

FORT WAYNE—The East Central Neighborhood Association (ECNA) in conjunction with the Great American Cleanup, the City of Fort Wayne, community businesses and neighbors is scheduled to conduct its annual clean-up on May 16, beginning at the corner of Hannah and Louis Streets.

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blues boy done took his leave

| May 15, 2015
blues boy done took his leave

A tribute to BB King in poetry by ketu oladuwa—lucille cryin’ this mornin’ / blues boy done took his leave / say, lucille cryin’ this mornin’ / cause mississippi’s blues boy done took his leave

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society raising funds: The Journey of two families

| May 15, 2015
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society raising funds: The Journey of two families

Part 1 of 2 By Yvonne Coleman Bach Louisville Defender Editor LOUISVILLE, Ky.—The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is in the sixth week of their annual fundraiser, The Man & Woman of the Year Campaign.  The Campaign is a spirited fundraising event in communities across the United States where participants build fundraising teams to compete for […]

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‘All Things Bikes and Safety’

| May 15, 2015
‘All Things Bikes and Safety’

By Bennie Edwards Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—“All Things Bikes and Safety” is the theme of the Ninth Annual American Legion Riders (ALR) Chapter 148 Motorcycle Rally scheduled for 12 noon to 6 p.m., June 6 at American Legion Post 148, 705 E. Lewis St. The ALR Motorcycle Rally has been revamped and will be […]

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Boys & Girls Club to host talent show at Fellowship Missionary

| May 15, 2015
Boys & Girls Club to host talent show at Fellowship Missionary

FORT WAYNE—Members of the Fellowship Boys & Girls Club is scheduled to conduct a talent show for their peers and parents at 5 p.m., May 18 in the Fellowship Missionary Church 2536 East Tillman Road, Door B. The talent show is expected to feature 15 performances and last about an hour.  Bake sales were held […]

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American Legion Riders upcoming ‘All Things Bike & Safety’ Rally

| May 14, 2015
American Legion Riders upcoming ‘All Things Bike & Safety’ Rally

FORT WAYNE—American Legion Riders Chapter 148 is scheduled to host their “All Things Bike & Safety” rally from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., at American Legion Post 148, 705 East Lewis St. Entertainment and events include motorcycle stimulation, demo bikes, a fashion show, custom bike options, advance motorcycle safety videos, raffle drawing, vendor’s row, stunt rider, tire pressure […]

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New ‘Click It or Ticket’ sweep begins in area

| May 14, 2015
New ‘Click It or Ticket’ sweep begins in area

Child, passenger restraints focus By Lt. Tony Maze FORT WAYNE—Beginning May 15, officers of the Allen County Traffic Safety Partnership (which is made up of the Fort Wayne, Allen County and New Haven police departments) will be patrolling their respective jurisdictions looking for drivers and passengers who are in violation of the State’s Passenger and […]

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