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Meth lab found at motel; two arrested

Meth lab found at motel; two arrested

| March 7, 2016

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 8:45 p.m., Feb. 29, officers of the Fort Wayne Police Department Emergency Services Team and the New Haven Police Department served a search warrant in connection to a methamphetamine investigation at a motel room at the Hometown Inn located at 6910 State Road 930 East. An active meth lab was located inside […]

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Good Hope to celebrate 10th pastoral anniversary

Good Hope to celebrate 10th pastoral anniversary

| March 6, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The membership of Good Hope Baptist  Church is scheduled to present their 10th Pastoral Anniversary  Celebration, given in honor of Pastor Timothy R. Williams and First Lady Renetta H. Williams. This glorious event is scheduled to be held at 4 p.m., on Sunday, March 13, in the main sanctuary of the church, 809 Elmrow Drive […]

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Open Sign Productions set to shift film focus from Hollywood to Fort Wayne

Open Sign Productions set to shift film focus from Hollywood to Fort Wayne

| March 4, 2016

By Marquita Ricketts Staff Writer If you wanted to make a successful film, where would be the best place to go? While the consensus response may have been Hollywood, Fort Wayne is actually a correct response as well. I am sure some of you are wondering where I am going with this. If you want […]

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NAACP, Black Church focus on HIV/AIDS, girls, young women

NAACP, Black Church focus on HIV/AIDS, girls, young women

| March 3, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The NAACP Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch 3049 is scheduled to host the Black Church & HIV: The Social Justice Imperative “National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness seminar, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., March 10 at Parkview Field Upper Level Suite in downtown Fort Wayne. The scheduled guest speaker for the event is First […]

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Women in NAACP Breakfast provides blueprint for community revitalization

Women in NAACP Breakfast provides blueprint for community revitalization

| March 3, 2016

Photo provided by Erma Belt Staff Report FORT  WAYNE—To revitalize our community, residents must get involved in shaping our future, engage young people and set a positive example for a next generation of leaders, Cherise M. Dixie told the audience at a recent Black History Month brunch in the Summit City. A crowd of about […]

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Obituaries: March 2-8, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: March 2-8, 2016 Edition

| March 2, 2016

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The Black Church and HIV: ‘The Social Justice Imperative

The Black Church and HIV: ‘The Social Justice Imperative

| February 26, 2016

By Sheila Curry-Campbell NAACP Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch 3049—Health Committee held the first in a series of three events. The Black Church and HIV “The Social Justice Imperative” was held on Monday, Feb. 15 at Parkview Field Lincoln Life Financial Event Center. NAACP Health Committee Chair Linda Brooks and Stephen L. Terry, senior pastor of […]

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Support Black History year round at AAAHSM

Support Black History year round at AAAHSM

| February 26, 2016

Special to Frost Illustrated February, known in the United States as Black History Month, is a period to remember the people and events in African American history.  As celebrations take place throughout the city of Fort Wayne, think of the collective history of the African American community. Similar to the movement title, Black Lives Matter, […]

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Obituaries: February 24-March 1, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: February 24-March 1, 2016 Edition

| February 24, 2016

  Judy A. Gaulden, 74, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 15, 2016, in Fort Wayne. Born in Fort Wayne, Judy worked at Magnavox for over 20 years before becoming a well respected professional wedding photographer for the past several decades. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who was extremely artistic in nature. […]

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Obituaries: February 17-23, 2016 Edition

Obituaries: February 17-23, 2016 Edition

| February 17, 2016

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