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Spotlight on The Third World Shoppe

| June 15, 2016
Spotlight on The Third World Shoppe

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me so to introduce to you this week’s spotlight because it’s not everyday I learn about a couple who’s motto is, “Live simply that others may simply live.” I think that’s beautiful because they’re all about helping poor people from all over the world and right here […]

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Jennings Center announces Teenage Sunday award winners

| June 15, 2016
Jennings Center announces Teenage Sunday award winners

By Anita Dortch A Power Angel on assignment On Sunday, June 5, Jennings Center Supervisor Michael Ayers and staff member honored two of the community’s outstanding students during the 58th Annual Teenage Sunday at the Jennings Recreation Center. “Building Character” was this year’s theme and Ephraim Smiley III was the guest speaker.  Food and performances […]

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Fishing Derby 19 nets wet, but happy winners

| June 15, 2016
Fishing Derby 19 nets wet, but happy winners

By Denise M. Jordan Special to Frost Illustrated The Fort Wayne Community Fishing Club’s Derby 19 was wrapped up amid shouts of joy and a deluge of rain.  The winners were wet but happy.  While 15-year-old Diamonique Pettway caught a 13.5 pound carp early in the day taking first prize for biggest fish caught by […]

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When taste, smell got lost

| June 15, 2016
When taste, smell got lost

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D. Mrs. S., was a 79-year-old mother of four children, 20 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She had just returned to her home, after a two-week hospital stay due to congestive heart failure. I was called there by her family due to a great weight loss and an overall poor nutritional […]

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Obituaries: June 15-21, 2016 Edition

| June 15, 2016
Obituaries: June 15-21, 2016 Edition

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Maestro Robert Nance kicks off first Wayne Street UMC’s Adventures in the Musical Arts

| June 14, 2016
Maestro Robert Nance kicks off first Wayne Street UMC’s Adventures in the Musical Arts

By Madeline Marcelia Garvin FORT WAYNE—Wednesday, June 1 was the kick off of the Adventures in Musical Arts (AIMA) at First Wayne Street United Methodist Church. This program has been in existence many years, because the First Wayne Street United Methodist Church has been committed to offering some exceptional eclectic musical talent in the area […]

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On a mission

| June 14, 2016
On a mission

   

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Central High’s Ted Brown: Drummed for The Counts

| June 14, 2016
Central High’s Ted Brown: Drummed for The Counts

Editor’s note: The Central High Blowout of 2016 is set to jump off July 30. For information, hit up the event page at www.CentralHighSchoolFest.com or call (260) 348-4465. The deadline for banquet dinner tickets is July 10. By William Bryant Rozier Special to Frost Illustrated  Centralite Ted Brown (Class of ‘64), a drummer and guitarist, played […]

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For pro-gay Facebook post, Gambian leader’s nephew granted U.S. asylum

| June 14, 2016
For pro-gay Facebook post, Gambian leader’s nephew granted U.S. asylum

(GIN)—The nephew of Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, threatened with the loss of his government scholarship over a pro-LGBT Facebook post, has been granted asylum in the U.S., local media has reported. Alagie Jammeh confirmed the story to the Washington Blade, an LGBT news source, in a telephone interview. Jammeh, who is due to graduate next […]

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Heavy fighting reported on Ethiopian border with Eritrea

| June 14, 2016
Heavy fighting reported on Ethiopian border with Eritrea

(GIN)—In a region that once saw the one of the bloodiest wars in African history, claiming thousands of lives between 1998 and 2000, the sounds of fighting were heard again this week on Sunday with heavy artillery reported close to a civilian area, according to multiple sources. The Eritrean army is reportedly moving mechanized units […]

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