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Ms. Emma Summerville crosses over at 85

Ms. Emma Summerville crosses over at 85

| October 20, 2017

Grandmother of late James Hardy, mother of Frost Illustrated writer Jeanie Summerville, matriarch of Norfleet standouts passes away FORT WAYNE—Emma L. (Wristpus) Summerville was born Nov. 19, 1931 in Caledonia, Mississippi.  She was the daughter of the late Robert E. and Jennie (Williams) Wristpus. She departed this earthly life on Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 at […]

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Lawmakers to fight U.S. foreign aid cuts to Somalia

Lawmakers to fight U.S. foreign aid cuts to Somalia

| April 26, 2017

(GIN)—Plans to slash foreign aid to Somalia now at the brink of famine would hurt humanitarian relief efforts and programs to curb terrorism, say local lawmakers from Minnesota. Speaking in Minneapolis at a forum on the drought situation in the Horn of Africa, U.S. Representative Tom Emmer (R-Minnesota) decried the administration’s proposed 31-percent cut in […]

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Allen County Right to Life March overlooked

Allen County Right to Life March overlooked

| January 31, 2017

By State Sen. Liz Brown (R-Fort Wayne) On Saturday, Jan. 21, I, too, participated in a march in Fort Wayne – the largest I have seen in Fort Wayne. People from all walks of life, different faiths, races and ethnicities gathered together to support human rights. We may have different ideas on how we can […]

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Spotlight on mentors Joe and Michael Ayers

Spotlight on mentors Joe and Michael Ayers

| April 6, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville  What’s up, babies? We’re still keeping the beauty alive about mentors who are here for your babies and they’re coming to you to prove they care.  They don’t want your child to be put on the wayside and thinking they’re not important because they are and, by the grace of GOD, they’ll […]

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Obituaries: June 10-16 Edition

Obituaries: June 10-16 Edition

| June 10, 2015

Marc Duane Washington Sr., 64, of Fort Wayne, died Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Charles A. Suggs, 60, of Lancaster, CA (formerly of Fort Wayne) passed away Saturday May 29, 2015 at Antelope Hospital in Lancaster.

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Man shot outside Piere’s dies; another injured

Man shot outside Piere’s dies; another injured

| March 20, 2015

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:03 a.m., March 15, officers with the Fort Wayne Police Department were working security outside of Pierre’s nightclub and had just finished clearing out a small fight in the parking lot as the club closed. Moments later, officers heard numerous gunshots erupt in the crowd, and made their way through hundreds of people, […]

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Take page from gay rights activists

Take page from gay rights activists

| February 4, 2015

By Lauren Victoria Burke NNPA Columnist When it comes to the issue of gay rights in America, sometimes you can see the tide of a movement change in front of you. There was a time not so long ago when gay advocates were laughed out of the room. Their agenda was stalled during the presidency […]

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Spotlight on Richard A. Stevenson Sr., Wayne Township Trustee

Spotlight on Richard A. Stevenson Sr., Wayne Township Trustee

| November 26, 2014

  (Part one of two) By Jeanie Summerville  What’s up, babies? Thanksgiving is right around the corner and do you know where you’re going to be and whom you’re going to be with?  Well, my Thanksgiving wish to you is, no matter where you are or who you’re with, you’ll make it one of the […]

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