Tag: fort wayne

8 Habits of the Heart author Clifton Taulbert moves his audience

8 Habits of the Heart author Clifton Taulbert moves his audience

| February 23, 2014

Being Black History Month and heart month, it was altogether apropos for the University of Saint Francis to present the renowned author Clifton Taulbert.

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From tribulation to transformation: The William ‘JR’ Norfleet III story

From tribulation to transformation: The William ‘JR’ Norfleet III story

| February 23, 2014

Fort Wayne native Beverly “Granny” Elkins had to bury her 19-year-old grandson William “JR” Norfleet III on Jan. 27, a victim of lung cancer.

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Weisser Park Center to host Black History Bowl

Weisser Park Center to host Black History Bowl

| February 20, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St., is scheduled to host its Sixth Annual Black History Bowl from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Feb. 20.

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Mike Loomis proposes night court for Allen County

Mike Loomis proposes night court for Allen County

| February 20, 2014

Attorney Mike Loomis has proposed a new court setting that he says would make appearances for traffic and misdemeanor citations more convenient for officers and citizens alike.

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Crime & Safety Briefs: Feb. 19 edition

Crime & Safety Briefs: Feb. 19 edition

| February 20, 2014

• Police seek Embassy vandalism suspects
• Man in good condition after shooting
• Police investigate Decatur Road area shooting

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Keep your heart in check; otherwise, guard your heart!

Keep your heart in check; otherwise, guard your heart!

| February 20, 2014

February is the month that the American Heart Association goes all out in focusing on heart disease, which is the number one killer of women.

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Obituaries: Feb. 19 edition

Obituaries: Feb. 19 edition

| February 19, 2014

• Patricia Elizabeth Henderson Leanear Day
• Richard Godfrey Gatewood
• Geraldine Gunn
• Willie R. Manning

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Fort Wayne Housing Authority to open voucher waiting list March 12–14

Fort Wayne Housing Authority to open voucher waiting list March 12–14

| February 19, 2014

The FWHA is pleased to announce the opening of the waiting list for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, previously known as Section 8.

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Infusing Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman’s spirit into Fort Wayne blacks

Infusing Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman’s spirit into Fort Wayne blacks

| February 14, 2014

THE HACKLEY REPORT Whether you believe the “mythical” 302nd year anniversary of the 1712 Willie Lynch “Let’s Make a Slave” letter has any historical basis, you have to admit that it does have validity regarding the state of the black community and raise interesting questions that need to be answered, that remain unanswered, and that […]

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Canaan Baptist Church to celebrate 42nd anniversary

Canaan Baptist Church to celebrate 42nd anniversary

| February 13, 2014

Canaan Baptist Church, 827 East Fairfax Ave., is scheduled to celebrate their 42nd church anniversary at 3 p.m. Feb. 16. The pastor is Greg Rowland Sr.

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