Crusader Staff Report Ron Dellums, a fiery anti-war activist and politician who became Oakland’s third Black mayor decades after he helped found the Congressional Black Caucus, died of cancer on Monday, July 30 at his home in Washington, DC. He...
By Carmen Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader The Gary community was treated to a host of delightful and fulfilling dishes during the Annual First AME Sons of Allen Taste held Saturday, June 3 at the Baber Youth Center. Over 50 dishes were prepared...
Amos Davis, son of the late Robert Sr. and Rosie Lee Davis, was born on December 10, 1935 in Shaw, Mississippi. He was the oldest son of eleven children. He grew up in Shaw and graduated from Gentry High...
By Carmen M. Woodson-Wray, Gary Crusader If last week was your first time visiting New Shiloh Church, then you were probably surprised by the number of motorcycles surrounding the church. The motorcycle riders came from all over the area to...
Dr. Yvon Jeune Nazon was a Renaissance Man Yvon Jeune Nazon, M.D., a board certified gynecologist, obstetrician and fertility specialist, and a member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, has died. Dr. Nazon was 92 years old. A medical...

Letter to the Community

Hello, I am Reverend Dwight E. Pointer, Pastor of Greater St. Stephen Missionary Baptist Church right here in the City of Gary, Indiana. As a spiritual ambassador in this community, I seek to provide this community a message of...
On Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., Liberty Baptist Church of Chicago, located at 4849 South Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive, in partnership with the Civic Knowledge Project, the community connections branch of the...
By Effie Rolfe, Spiritually Speaking And the winner is…the 31st Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards better known as the ‘Grammy of Gospel’ was a night of gospel elegance that honored the best and brightest in the music industry. Many of the...
As women across the national creatively and respectfully recognize and celebrate the achievements of American women, Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church joins this campaign, which is open to the public with several events during the month of March. On Sunday, March...
By Joseph Phillips With the popularity of video gaming on the rise at colleges and universities across the country under the title of “E-Sports,” Jonathan Hall aka JNote, plans to develop his gaming brand for the Lord using music, through...