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DAVID PARRISH POST 296
POST HOURS - The post opens for business at 11am every day.
JAZZ CLUB
Jazz Club trying out new venue. The Fort Wayne Jazz Club will hold a jam session on Sunday, January 5, 2003 from 2pm to 5pm at American Legion Post 296, which is located on Tillman Road, just west of Calhoun Street. Leah Tourkow, the well-known DJ at WBNI and WBOI will be Emcee (MC). The Eric Clancy Combo will be the opening group. After that some of the best musicians in the area are expected to sit...

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Dane Bailey, "The Singing Auctioneer", will be in concert at Living Faith Missionary Church, 17718 Bluffton Road (State Road 1 between Fort Wayne and Ossian) on Sunday, January 12, 2003 at 6pm.

Dane, a native of Berne and now from Fort Wayne brings a rich history of music and ministry. He has traveled for over 28 years throughout the Midwest singing at churches, campgrounds, banquets, fairs, and on radio and television. With his smooth style of singing and broad selection of music, you will...

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SON OF FORT WAYNE MAN DEFENDS FREEDOM DURING HOLIDAYS By Rachael Leslie
In June of 1999, Navy Petty Officer 3rd Class Terrill L. Murriel, son of Thomas Harrison of Fort Wayne, raised his right hand and took an oath to serve and protect his country. He's now assigned to the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman, based out of Norfolk, Virginia, currently deployed to the Mediterranean Sea and the Arabian Gulf in support of OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM.
"I joined the Navy to better...

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AMVET POST #33 FRIDAY NIGHT DINNERS
A different entrée to be served each week!
KARAOKE AT POST #33
Come on down to the Post on Thursday Nights and sing & dance with J&R Karaoke from 7:30pm to 11:30pm - Eat Coney Dogs for 75 cents.

 

VFW POST #1421
SUPER BOWL SUNDAY IS JANUARY 26TH
Food will be served at 6:30pm – Menu: BBQ Ribs, chicken wings, nice meatballs, baked beans, tater salad, veggie/cheese trays, chips, and pretzels

 

AMERICAN LEGION ELIGIBILITY DATES:
WW1 4-6-17 to 11-11-18, WW2 12-7-41...

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Bishop Luers Football Follow Up # 54,  Ryan Palmer takes a knee while Greg Smith-Causey is escorted off the field.  Causey suffered a broken arm during the Bishop Luers State Championship game.  According to Coach Lindsay, Tony Moore who suffered a hamstring pull and Gregg Smith-Causey, are both on the mend and doing fine.

HOMESTEAD HIGH SCHOOL

HHS STUDENT AMONG 29 FARM BUREAU CONTEST WINNERS

Farm Bureau Insurance recently announced that 29 high school students across Indiana have been selected as winners in the company's first "Gameplan for Life" competition. A Fort Wayne winner is Noel Klein from Homestead High School. The 29 award-winners were chosen from among 188 students who submitted assorted entries in describing their career goals and how they plan to attain them. The contest was created to...

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Bishop Luers 2A State Champions: 1985, 1989, 1992, 1999, 2001 and 2002 take the field at the RCA Dome, Indianapolis.

There were 10,000 fans in the RCA Dome, cheering for their respective teams. The crowd was on a roller coaster ride, living and dying with every score.

Matt Lindsay, the veteran Luers Varsity football coach had put together an impressive 145-60 record over the past 16 years. He had 20 seniors on this year's football team and they had compiled an 11-3 record. Two of their three losses came from Snider and Bishop Dwenger who were also state finalists.

In the first half, Jhormy Martinez, of...

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The hustle and bustle of the marketplace at ‘Walk to Bethlehem’.

This holiday season take a "Walk To Bethlehem".

 

Join Mary and Joseph as they take their walk to Bethlehem on the evenings of Friday, December 13th and Saturday, December 14th from 6:30pm to 8:10pm.

Follow the Star, hear the angels sing at First Christian Church, 4800 South Calhoun Street, Fort Wayne. Your journey to Bethlehem will include 6 live outdoor scenes of the nativity complete with live animals and real characters. You will travel to a blacksmith shop where he is making nails and...

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WHO:First Presbyterian Theater. Call 422-6329 for more information.

WHERE:First Presbyterian Theater, 300 W. Wayne Street (North of The Allen County Library—parking on north side of building)

WHEN:Special Preview Performance, Thursday, December 5 at 8 p.m. Fridays & Saturdays, 8 p.m., December 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, Sundays, 2 p.m., December 8, 15, 22

COST:Preview Performance all tickets $5

Reservations are not taken for the preview, first come—first serve. Regular Performances:General...

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Aesthetic Plant Specialists is excited to announce its sponsorship of a brand new poinsettia variety that raises funds for breast cancer awareness and research. The new poinsettia, PINK RIBBON, is available for the first time through this company. It is one of the many plants designated as a "Plant for the Cure." For every poinsettia purchased, the plant breeder donates money to the Susan G. Komen Foundation.

The Susan G. Komen Foundation exists to raise awareness of the 179,000 women and men...

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