Antoinnette R. Donegan, controller of Amsterdam News, celebrated her ministry ordination in the Gospel, and now is to be known as Rev. Antoinnette Renita Donegan. The wonderful ceremony took place at the First Central Baptist Church in Staten Island, on Sunday June 27, 2021. The pastor there is Rev. Dr. Demetrus S. Carolina Sr. 

Antoinnette was one of four ministers ordained on this day, and the only female.