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North end Walgreen’s pharmacy robbed

| March 20, 2015
North end Walgreen’s pharmacy robbed

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect  captured in surveillance photographs during a robbery at approximately 11:46 a.m., March 18 at the Walgreen’s located at 2410 N. Coliseum Blvd. An officer investigating the robbery said a pharmacy employee said she was at the counter when a […]

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Police release photo of Dollar General robbery suspects

| March 20, 2015
Police release photo of Dollar General robbery suspects

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the two suspects captured in a recently released surveillance photo during a robbery earlier this year According to a police report, and officer responded at approximately 8:18 a.m., Jan. 11 to a report of an armed robbery at Dollar General located at […]

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Woman robbed outside gas station after marijuana purchase; robber apologizes for ‘hard times’

| March 20, 2015
Woman robbed outside gas station after marijuana purchase; robber apologizes for ‘hard times’

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects captured in surveillance photographs in regard to a robbery that took place at approximately 1:25 a.m., Feb. 11 outside the Marathon gas station on Spring Street. According to a police report, the victim said she went to the Marathon […]

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Man shot outside Piere’s dies; another injured

| March 20, 2015
Man shot outside Piere’s dies; another injured

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:03 a.m., March 15, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were working security outside of Pierre’s nightclub and had just finished clearing out a small fight in the parking lot as the club closed. Moments later, officers heard numerous gunshots erupt in the crowd, and made their way through hundreds of people, […]

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Missing Alzheimer’s sufferer sought

| March 19, 2015
Missing Alzheimer’s sufferer sought

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in  locating Dwayne Trim, an Alzheimer’s sufferer who, who was reported missing from the 9400 block of Camerwell Drive since 6:40 p.m., March 19. Mr. Trim is described as a white male, age 71. Officials said with falling temperatures coming, he is considered to […]

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Watch Barry Minniefield “Feelin’ Alright” on The Voice

| March 19, 2015
Watch Barry Minniefield “Feelin’ Alright” on The Voice

Barry Minniefield faces off with Jack Gregori on Joe Cocker’s classic “Feelin’ Alright” on The Voice, March 16.

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Pray on God’s time, not yours

| March 19, 2015
Pray on God’s time, not yours

By James Washington Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times If you’re like me, prayer is a subject that keeps popping up because sometimes out of sheer habit, I keep doing it. Intellectually I understand its purpose and its benefit. But sometimes, I get lost in the reality of by whom and under […]

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Colorism: A Conversation for Our Community

| March 18, 2015
Colorism: A Conversation for Our Community

Story & Photos by Denise Jordan—The Colorism event allowed me to put to rest some of the angst I had been dealing with and it opened the door for others to do the same.

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Obituary: Joseph Richard Eversole

| March 18, 2015
Obituary: Joseph Richard Eversole

Joseph Richard Eversole, 22, passed away Friday, March 13, 2015 in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne and a graduate of Homestead High School, Joseph worked alongside his father at DTM. He was a certified wilderness EMT, enjoyed playing music, and loved archery. He will be remembered for helping and caring for others and his […]

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Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part two)

| March 18, 2015
Spotlight on the beauty within the heart of Pastor Carlton Lynch (part two)

What’s up, babies? Last week, we met Pastor Carlton Lynch, who told how he entered the ministry and how he has endured and risen from various trials. This week, we follow up with part two of his story so that you may know, feel and understand the different things that he’s done to prove his loyalty to the community, […]

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