Category : Indiana

Midwest / Indiana - 1 month ago

Ask Alma: Taking care elderly parents taking a toll

Alma Gill By Alma Gill (NNPA Newswire Columnist) Dear Alma: I am a 64 year-old divorced woman who lives with my father. Some years ago, when my marriage fell apart, and Mom was diagnosed with dementia, I moved back home to help my dad with her....

Midwest / Indiana - 1 month ago

Woman found severely beaten at Villages of Hanna

FORT WAYNE—At approximately 3:46 a.m., Oct. 19, the City of Fort Wayne Police Department responded to 2100 Eden Street, Villages of Hanna Apartments, reference an unconscious female. A citizen called police to report a woman was bleeding and lyin...

Midwest / Indiana - 1 month ago

Educating black students in new Jim Crow era

Panelist Terri Watson, an educator at CCNY, said that there’s a need for safer communities for Black students. (The City College of New York) By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) After decades of desegregation efforts, federal civil rig...

Midwest / Indiana - 1 month ago

Award-winning actor Robert Guillaume dies at 89

Robert Guillaume as Benson from the television program “SOAP.” (Wikimedia Commons) By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Family members, friends and fans are grieving the loss of television and stage icon Robert Guillaume, who died on Tu...

Midwest / Indiana - 1 month ago

Fats Domino, rock ‘n’ roll pioner, dead at 89

Fats Domino, the rock pioneer who inspired Elvis Presley, the Beatles and countless other superstars, died Wednesday, October 25, 2017. (Nationaal Archief/Wikimedia Commons) Influenced Elvis, the Beatles, host of other rockers By Stacy Brown (Th...