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Matthew West - ‘Hello My Name Is”

Singer and Songwriter, Matthew West received many letters from listener's about how his song, "Hello My Name Is', resignated in their lives. The outpouring of letters inspired  Regardless of…

School Delays and Closings

Check here for school announcements during wintry or foggy conditions.

Fort Wayne Girl Scout Awarded For Saving Mom’s Life

One day in May 2016, Morgan was home with her mother, Katie Bracht, when Katie Bracht became unresponsive. A diabetic, Katie Bracht’s blood sugar level had become dangerously low. Morgan, a…

Rick Scott- Red Nose Day

Thursday, May 25 is Red Nose Day. Red Nose Day is a national awareness and fundraising day to help kids in need locally and around the world. Rick Scott, V.P of Philanthropy at Comic…

Pastor Kevin Stirrat - “Two Steps From Hope”

The movie, "Two Steps From Hope", premiering at Coldwater Crossing Theater Sunday, May 21, is a result of Lead Pastor, Kevin Stirrat, at Common Ground Church in Decatur, IN., wanting to…

Greg Nettle - “Small Matters”

Melissa Montana talks with Greg Nettle, Co-Author of "Small Matters", today on conversations.  Greg states that all children are at risk and he really wants to encourage parents to be…

Officers, Citizens Recognized For Deeds

Several awards went to officers and citizens saving lives. There were tales of kindness, bravery and valor at the annual awards ceremony that honored about 50 police officers and 10 private…

Mark Deister - Heart Ball Survivor

Local business owner and stroke survivor,  Mark Deister, shares his story of his recent stroke and the importance of recognizing stroke symptoms. Mark woke up in late November 2016 and was…

Mark Deister - Heart Ball Survivor

Local business owner and stroke survivor,  Mark Deister, shares his story of his recent stroke and the importance of recognizing stroke symptoms. Mark woke up in late November 2016 and was…

Jessica Brodock - Power of the Purse, Steuben County

The United Way of Steuben County will be holding it's 3rd annual Power of the Purse on Thursday, May 18 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Steuben County Event Center, Angola, IN. Doors open…

TinCap Proud of ‘Momma’s Boy’ Label

Unknown in pregnancy, she had gestational diabetes, which led to G.K.'s size at birth, and doctors had to break his right shoulder to safely deliver him, then free his neck of the…

Tourism’s Role Wins Praise at City Luncheon

The luncheon was part of a statewide celebration of National Tourism and Travel Week, which is recognized by both national and state travel and tourism organizations. “It's a great time to…

New Program Works to Improve Kids’ Lives

Whether the needs to be met involve education, medical or mental treatment or help with nutrition and housing, “I think what we're seeing is that Allen County has the resources, but we are…

Something Special for Mom

Happy Mother's Day 2017! A number of other local restaurants have Mother's Day specials planned. Check out www.journalgazette.net/food/the-dish for details that Journal Gazette columnist…

Small Town, Big Flip HGTV Show

Local business owners have made it to HGTV with their new show, "Small Town, Big Flip"! The show, which features MBN Properties owners, Silas and Nate Norris, John Sommer, and Jonathan Weber,…

Greenville Woman Finds Hope in Recovery

There IS hope for those fighting addiction in our community! Groups like the Union City Chapter of A Better Life - Brianna's Hope are providing resources and friendship, and it's made a…

Richmond 10-Year-Old Helps Others with Diabetes

Avery is a 10-year-old in Richmond who was diagnosed a year ago with Type 1 Diabetes. She has learned a lot in the last year about overcoming the challenges of this disease and wants to help…

STAR Spotlight

HEARING OUR IMPACT! We're excited to introduce our new STAR Spotlight Newsletter!  Check out upcoming events. Look back at some of our favorite moments that we got to enjoy with YOU as…

Korie Robertson and Chrys Howard - Duck Commander Happy, Happy, Happy Stories for Kids

Duck Commander Happy, Happy, Happy Stories for Kids follows the success of Korie Robertson and Chyrs Howard's previous books by engaging children with lively stories from the "Duck…

Choose Us for Kroger Community Rewards!

STAR 88.3 is now a part of Kroger Community Rewards!  You can partner with us simply by following the steps below and Kroger will give back to us as a non-profit organization in this…

Pathway Community Church Garage Sale

Pathway Community Church, located at 11910 Shearwater Run, Fort Wayne,  will be holding it's 5th annual garage sale to raise funds to assist with orphan care and adoption care for Pathway…

Grant Boosts County’s Efforts for it’s Children

Fort Wayne's evolving downtown skyline and riverfront are deservedly catching lots of attention. Not so noticeable but more important is development of the community's next generation. The…

Dion Elmore - National Day of Prayer

The first Thursday of May is recognized by law as the National Day of Prayer. Dion Elmore, Chief Communications Officer for the National Day of Prayer Task Force talks with Melissa Montana…

Greenville Prom-Goers Can Win A Car

Greenville's After Prom party has a great incentive for students to attend - they can win a car! Thanks so much to SVG Chevrolet for once again helping our kids stay safe on prom night! 

4th Graders Celebrate Arbor Day

All the 4th grade students at Mississinawa Valley got an education on trees and a Blue Spruce seedling to take home and plant for Arbor Day last week. How cool! Thanks to Ansonia Lumber…