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Man fatally shot in steakhouse parking lot

| August 16, 2016
Man fatally shot in steakhouse parking lot

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 9:38 p.m., Aug. 14,officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department responded to a report of a male shot in the parking lot of 710 W. Washington Center Road, the site of Texas Roadhouse steakhouse. Officers arrived and located an adult male, later identified as 28-year-old Jeff Lute, who was pronounced deceased by […]

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Angie Logan tabbed as new chief nursing officer at Lutheran Hospital

| August 15, 2016
Angie Logan tabbed as new chief nursing officer at Lutheran Hospital

FORT WAYNE—After conducting a national search, Lutheran Hospital has selected Angie Logan, MSN, RN, PCCN, as its new chief nursing officer. Logan, who will assume her responsibilities at Lutheran in September, has been the CNO at Dupont Hospital since 2014. Having started her professional career at Lutheran Hospital in 2000, Logan is no stranger to […]

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This is why black-owned newspapers matter

| August 15, 2016
This is why black-owned newspapers matter

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis Jr. (NNPA President and CEO) In 2017, we will celebrate 190th anniversary of the Black Press in America. Since the first publication of Freedom’s Journal on March 16, 1827 in New York City, black-owned newspapers have led the way when it comes to raising a voice of consciousness for Black […]

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Baptist Ministers Conference to hold revival

| August 14, 2016
Baptist Ministers Conference to hold revival

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Baptist Ministers Conference is scheduled to host its Annual Summer Revival at 7 p.m. each evening from Aug. 23 through Aug. 25 at Antioch Baptist Church, 425 Agnes St. The theme of the revival is “There is Still a Need for Revival taken from Psalm 138:7. The guest preacher for the […]

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Spiritually Speaking: Faith Is a Verb

| August 14, 2016
Spiritually Speaking: Faith Is a Verb

By James Washington (The Dallas Weekly, NNPA Member) Scripture says you should live your life in such a way that those around you can see the Jesus in you: “In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.”—Matthew 5:16 I know […]

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The straight and narrow way

| August 13, 2016
The straight and narrow way

By Jackie Wall, Doorkeeper of the Greater Living House of Yahweh With the authority and approval of Bishop Joe Swanson PRAISE YAHSHUA! We here at our Father’s House of Yahweh have constantly said that we invite anyone to come and discuss what they feel they know about the Father, his Son, and about his plan […]

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Who are His enemies?

| August 12, 2016
Who are His enemies?

By Jackie Wall Under the authority with approval of Bishop Joe Swanson Praise Yahsua! Let me ask you a question if you were standing in front of our Father what name would you use to acknowledge him?  What one would you use, his true name or, Lord meaning Baal, Elohim meaning more than one, or […]

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Financial justice key focus at 2016 NAACP convention

| August 12, 2016
Financial justice key focus at 2016 NAACP convention

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) With 2,200 branches across the country and added presence on 60 military installations, five located overseas, the NAACP’s grassroots reach is unparalleled. And throughout its 107 year history, the annual NAACP conference has addressed issues that affect people of color. From the Niagara Movement, to Jim Crow, and […]

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Visiting Nurse presents A Toast to Life, Sept. 18

| August 12, 2016
Visiting Nurse presents A Toast to Life, Sept. 18

FORT WAYNE—Visiting Nurse is delighted to announce its eight annual “A Toast to Life: Specialty Beer and Food Pairing Dinner” is scheduled to be held  4p.m. to 7 p.m., Sept. 18 at Club Soda, 235 E. Superior St. in downtown Fort Wayne. Attendees at this exclusive event will enjoy a six-course meal crafted by Club […]

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NAACP to host its 71st Annual Freedom Fund Banquet Aug. 20

| August 12, 2016
NAACP to host its 71st Annual Freedom Fund Banquet Aug. 20

FORT WAYNE—NAACP Branch 3049 of Fort Wayne and Allen County is scheduled to host its 71st Annual Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet, Aug. 20, 2016, at Parkview Mirro Center for Research & Innovation, 10622 Parkview Plaza Drive.  Doors open at 4 p.m.; dinner is at 6 p.m. The annual Marjorie D. Wickliffe Freedom Fund Banquet […]

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