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Four arrested after warrant served

| April 28, 2015
Four arrested after warrant served

FORT WAYNE—Just before noon, April 24, officers of Fort Wayne Police Department Emergency Services Team and detectives of the Vice and Narcotics Division served a search warrant in the 800 block of Poplar.  As a result of this investigation, four individuals were arrested at the scene. They were: • Michael Cardwell, arrested on a felony […]

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Black on black crime amasses far greater death toll than police shootings

| April 28, 2015
Black on black crime amasses far greater death toll than police shootings

Frost Illustrated Staff Report FORT WAYNE—There is no doubt that the U.S. is experiencing a crisis with regard to the alarming number of unarmed African American men being killed by the police. From Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., to the videotaped shooting of Walter Scott that led to a murder indictment against a white, South […]

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Spiritually Speaking: Bringing sin to the party? Woe!

| April 26, 2015
Spiritually Speaking: Bringing sin to the party? Woe!

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from The Dallas Weekly As believers, we think we have a lot on our plates. From our perspective however, that shouldn’t mean we’re challenged beyond our capacity to fulfill God’s destiny for us. It just means we have a purpose—God’s. The more we understand and internalize this, the […]

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‘He turned it’

| April 26, 2015
‘He turned it’

By Pastor E.A. Deckard Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward-Times “The gifts of the Master are these: freedom, life, hope, new direction, transformation, and intimacy with God. If the cross was the end of the story, we would have no hope. But the cross isn’t the end. Jesus didn’t escape from death; he […]

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Redskins cheerleader’s death examined in new book

| April 25, 2015
Redskins cheerleader’s death examined in new book

By Stacy M. Brown Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer The story of Debbie Flores has always fascinated. Raised in Baltimore where she attended Old Mill High School, the Puerto Rico-born Flores earned two college degrees, one in business and the other in law at the University of Baltimore and at Towson. And, […]

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AKAs to host All White Party

| April 23, 2015
AKAs to host All White Party

Iota Chi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. is scheduled to present their All White Party with the Ladies of AKA, 7:08 p.m. to 12:08 p.m., May 23 at Link’s Wonderland Ballroom, 1711 E. Creighton Ave.

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Paul George makes heartfelt plea for Americans to learn stroke warning signs

| April 23, 2015
Paul George makes heartfelt plea for Americans to learn stroke warning signs

NBA star Paul George and his mom Paulette have teamed with the American Stroke Association to teach the acronym F.A.S.T. for stroke warning sign recognition.

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Rev. Stewart Speaks: I survived!

| April 23, 2015
Rev. Stewart Speaks: I survived!

By the Rev. Lakeya Stewart Have you ever experienced God allowing situation after situation to happen to you in an attempt to get your attention? After this have you felt like one more thing happening to you would cause you to crumble.Anybody ever been there? The children of Israel fled into the wilderness in an […]

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Spotlight on Walter Hayden of Walt’s Snack Shack

| April 22, 2015
Spotlight on Walter Hayden of Walt’s Snack Shack

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It’s fun and exciting to bring to you this week’s spotlight because he’s always been a positive figure and role model in this city and I know that a lot of people are better off just by knowing him because he shares his wisdom.  And, it pleases me to […]

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Dear black people: ‘Stop running from the police’

| April 22, 2015
Dear black people: ‘Stop running from the police’

An open letter to unarmed African Americans By Orrin Hudson Special to Frost Illustrated by permission of the author I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again: In a situation with the police, it’s not immediately about who is right or wrong, it’s about staying alive. If the police are making a wrongful arrest, […]

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