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Police gas attack forces barricaded suspect from home

| February 8, 2016
Police gas attack forces barricaded suspect from home

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 5:30 a.m., Feb. 2, Fort Wayne police responded to a domestic disturbance which involved two brothers in a residence located at 1316 High St. Once on scene it was learned that the suspect, Jason Beam, 23, had somehow entered his brother’s home early in the morning and fell asleep on a living […]

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Man serious, woman critical after police pursuit, crash

| February 8, 2016
Man serious, woman critical after police pursuit, crash

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 11:09 p.m., Feb. 4, an officer with the Fort Wayne Police Department was responding to a call for service while southbound on Ardmore Avenue when he observed a silver Chevy Malibu swerving into oncoming traffic northbound on Ardmore Ave.  The officer got permission to disregard the call he was en route too […]

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Bettye J. Moore

| February 8, 2016
Bettye J. Moore

Bettye J. Moore, 65, departed this life on Feb. 4, 2016. She was born on Feb. 8, 1950. She leaves to cherish her memory: sons, Jeffery (Angie) Moore  and Christopher (Melissa) Moore  of Fort Wayne; daughter, Callene (Leotis) Warren and Nawannda Moore of Fort Wayne; step brother, Eddie (Martha Jean) Carlisle; sister-in-law,  Paulene Carlisle, both of Gary, Ind. Service […]

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Obituaries: February 6-12, 2016

| February 6, 2016
Obituaries: February 6-12, 2016

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You’ll lose with pneumonia, booze

| February 6, 2016
You’ll lose with pneumonia, booze

By Gerald W. Deas, M.D.MPH While training at Kings County Hospital in Internal Medicine, I often had to admit many patients with pneumonia. During their hospital stay, some would do well while others did poorly. In reviewing their medical history, those who did not do well usually had a history of alcoholism. These patients would […]

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A talk with Francisco Townsend of the YMCA

| February 3, 2016
A talk with Francisco Townsend of the YMCA

By Eric D. Hackley ERIC HACKLEY: I’m now speaking with Francisco Townsend. Francisco what is actually is your capacity with the Fort Wayne YMCA? FRANCISCO TOWNSEND: I’m the youth international director for the YMCA at Fort Wayne. HACKLEY: Recently, we had the opportunity to meet with you concerning a special project the YMCA has with […]

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Kevin Howell announces candidacy for U.S. Congress, Indiana District 3

| February 3, 2016
Kevin Howell announces candidacy for U.S. Congress, Indiana District 3

“We hold these truths to be self -evident, that all men, and yes, women, are created equal, that they are endowed by their creator with certain unalienable right: that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.”—President Thomas Jefferson FORT WAYNE—Political veteran Kevin Howell recently announced his candidacy for United States Congress representative […]

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Spotlight on MLK Club Breakfast with the Clergy, Unity Day 2016

| February 3, 2016
Spotlight on MLK Club Breakfast with the Clergy, Unity Day 2016

By Jeanie Summerville    What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because we’re going to share a great deal of beauty that happened Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 at Grand Wayne Center for Dr. King’s Day. It all started at 8 a.m., with the eighth annual Breakfast with the Clergy […]

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Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

| February 3, 2016
Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

If you are looking for a place to get away for a few days, then come ride with us on a bus trip to Washington, D.C., as we share with family and friends at the Moore, Locke Family Reunion. We will be leaving Fort Wayne, at 2 p.m., Friday, July 8, 2016 and are scheduled […]

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Cornerstone Christian Prep celebrates 25 years

| February 3, 2016
Cornerstone Christian Prep celebrates 25 years

FORT WAYNE—Cornerstone Christian College Prep Day & High School is scheduled to hold its 25th Anniversary Celebration 6 p.m., Feb. 6 at the Destiny Dome Embassy and Cathedral of Praise International, 3501 Harris Road. The guest speaker for the event is Dr. Steve Perry, founder and principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School in Hartford, Conn. […]

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