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Empowering kids to make America great again: Interview with Richard A. Stevenson Sr., Wayne Township Trustee

Empowering kids to make America great again: Interview with Richard A. Stevenson Sr., Wayne Township Trustee

| February 24, 2016

By Eric Hackley Eric Hackley: Trustee, the reason I wanted to interview with you is, you speak frequently about self-empowerment and education as being key attributes to a revived and healthy Black Community.  Therefore, my question is, why do you feel it is important for kids to be involved in student elections where they receive […]

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Civil rights activist Blondean Sims crosses over at 74

Civil rights activist Blondean Sims crosses over at 74

| November 6, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The city lost an often unsung civil rights champion and visionary with the passing of Blondean Sims. Sims, 74, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 29  at Parkview Regional Medical Center. Born in Birmingham, Ala., she moved to Fort Wayne with her family at age five. Sims confessed Christ a young girl and was baptized at […]

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Wayne Township Trustee office provides holiday cheer celebration for youth, families

Wayne Township Trustee office provides holiday cheer celebration for youth, families

| December 20, 2014

By SuzAnne Runge Courtesy of the Wayne Township Trustee Office FORT WAYNE—On Dec. 13, the Wayne Township Trustee’s Office threw their annual Holiday Celebration at the Roller Dome South at 4540 Bluffton Road. This was the third time in as many years that Trustee Richard Stevenson’s office hosted the free event to celebrate the season, […]

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Spotlight on Richard A. Stevenson Sr., Wayne Township Trustee (part two of two)

Spotlight on Richard A. Stevenson Sr., Wayne Township Trustee (part two of two)

| December 3, 2014

  By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? Last week while celebrating life and love, in part one of this spotlight, you learned that Wayne Township Trustee, Rick Stevenson, was honored as a Lion on Nov. 15, 2014 at the Fort Wayne Urban League Gala Extravaganza. You also learned that he just won his third term […]

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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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