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Two wounded in apparent shooting

Two wounded in apparent shooting

| October 16, 2017

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 9:04 p.m., Oct. 15, the Fort Wayne Police Department was notified that two males had arrived at a local hospital suffering from gunshot wounds. Hospital staff indicated that one of the males was initially in critical condition, but was later upgraded to serious condition. The other male remains in good condition. Detectives […]

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Bahá’ís of Fort Wayne to plant trees in preparation of bicentennial celebration

Bahá’ís of Fort Wayne to plant trees in preparation of bicentennial celebration

| October 11, 2017

FORT WAYNE—The local Bahá’í community of Fort Wayne are preparing to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the founder of the Bahá’í Faith, on Oct. 22. This will be a global, grassroots celebration with communities creating events large and small; many reflecting the diversity of nearly six million followers around the world. […]

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Obituaries: October 11-24, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: October 11-24, 2017 Edition

| October 11, 2017

MINISTER ERNEST BASS was born February 16, 1936 in West Memphis, Arkansas, the son of Bertha Collins and R.B. Buckner. On Friday, September 22, 2017 at the age of 81, he exchanged this life for a pair of wings and was welcomed into the loving arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ for eternal […]

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East Chestnut Street Church of Christ accepting items for disaster victims

East Chestnut Street Church of Christ accepting items for disaster victims

| October 8, 2017

FORT WAYNE—East Chestnut Street Church of Christ is accepting donations, such as household cleaning supplies and personal hygiene items, for the victims who are affected by the hurricanes, wildfires, and other disasters that have been occurring across the United States. Items needed include: • Household cleaner; • Water; • Bleach wipes; • Toothpaste and toothbrushes; […]

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Obituaries: September 27-October 10, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: September 27-October 10, 2017 Edition

| September 27, 2017

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Obituaries: September 13-19, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: September 13-19, 2017 Edition

| September 13, 2017

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Minister Servant LeRoy Page crosses over at 64

Minister Servant LeRoy Page crosses over at 64

| September 6, 2017

FORT WAYNE—The Summit City recently experienced a very shocking loss with the passage of one of its most dedicated and ambitious spiritual and civic leaders. Minister Servant LeRoy Page was 64 years of age when he passed away on Tuesday,  August 29, 2017 at home surrounded by his family. Over the years, Minister Servant Page […]

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Obituaries: August 30-September 5, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: August 30-September 5, 2017 Edition

| August 30, 2017

ELVIE ALLEN, 83, of Madisonville, Ky., formerly of Fort Wayne, passed Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. Elvie attended South Side High School and retired from Magna vox after 28 years of employment. Surviving are her children, Sherrie (Curtis) Mitchell and Kevin Johnson; daughter-in-law, Dannisha Johnson; and sisters, Frances Woodson and Mary Alice Jones; Service is 2 […]

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Obituaries: August 16-22, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: August 16-22, 2017 Edition

| August 16, 2017

EDMONIA (DANCE) FRYE BROOKS, 108, died Thursday, August 3, 2017. Born in 1909 in Richmond, Va. Survivors, daughter, Edna Metoyer and granddaughter, Gail Morris, both of Fort Wayne; 19 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren,; and two great-great-great grandchildren. Funeral service was Friday, Aug. 11, 2017 at Ceruti’s Banquet & Event Center, 6601 Innovation Blvd, Fort […]

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Obituaries: July 5-11, 2017 Edition

Obituaries: July 5-11, 2017 Edition

| July 5, 2017

RHONDA KAY (PICKETT) PRICE was born on February 15, 1957 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. On Tuesday, June 20, 2017, she made her transition and departed this life at the age of 60. At a young age she confessed her faith in Christ and was baptized at Turner Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church. She was a […]

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