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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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Community must do better job of supporting its own

| October 7, 2014

My wife and I are very strong supporters of the African American newspapers.  We are aware that one of the most serious issues facing the American people is the lack of respect that we have been trained to practice in interacting with each other. Some of us may have been more fortunate than others in life and […]

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10th Annual Juneteenth Celebration Festival set for June 21

| June 11, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St., is scheduled to host its 10th Annual Juneteenth celebration from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., June 21. Juneteenth is a traditional African American holiday commemorating the date black people in Texas found out about the abolition of slavery as outlined in the Emancipation Proclamation. Although President […]

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