On Jan. 2, legendary performer, entrepreneur and community advocate Al Stiles made his transition at age 91.
The world champion gold medal winning Voices of Unity Youth Choir are preparing for an eventful 2014, starting the year off with their annual Praise Celebration Concert.
UP CLOSE WITH JEANIE Whatz up, babies? I hope, that all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving and you took the opportunity to express that joy through your beautiful smiles and laughter. On that note, I must share something with you that is not a laughing matter because the guitarist who plays along side Ty […]
FORT WAYNE—With the change of venue for the Christ Child Festival to downtown at 431 W. Berry St., comes the opportunity to offer Christian dance groups on the auditorium stage of the University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center on opening night. The Christ Child Festival is scheduled to begin at 6 p.m., Dec. 6 […]
FORT WAYNE—The Love Church, 1331 E. Berry St., is set to host a week-long Life Action Revival Summit, Dec. 1 to Dec. 8. The focus will be on America’s greatest need—practically living out biblical values and principles our country was founded on—in the form of seminars, music and programs for children and youth. • Two […]
Frost Illustrated Staff Report Local rising teen pop singer, Haven Unique, lent a hand to the youth journalism program sponsored by Frost Illustrated on Nov. 11. The students conducted a press conference as a learning exercise in which they asked the young artist interview question. According to her website, www.havenunique.com, Haven Unique Burnett-King, born on […]
Late legend is focus of PBS special, DVD By Stacy M. Brown Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer WASHINGTON, D.C.—More than 43 years after his death and 46 years after the seminal “Purple Haze” recording, legendary musician Jimi Hendrix will be the subject of a television special on PBS next month. The documentary, […]
Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American Fresh out of jail for tax evasion Lauryn Hill is headed out on tour. According to TMZ, Hill has been granted permission to postpone the house arrest portion of her prison sentence to go on tour. The tour dates will be scheduled between Nov. 15 and Dec. 13. […]