August 2018 News

Gary Thomas - Dating

Christian Author, Gary Thomas discusses important issues to discuss when pursuing marriage. Two questions that need to be asked when considering marriage are: 1. Why get married and 2. How do…

Pat Williams - ‘Coach Wooden’s Forgotten Team”

UCLA's legendary basketball coach, John Wooden was known for his success as a coach at UCLA and his faith; however, not many people were aware of how he impacted the lives of 12-13 year olds…

AAA Says Lower Prices Coming for Fuel this Fall

Triple-A (AAA) says it expects gas prices to go down once Labor Day hits, and that our national average could go down this fall to $2.70 a gallon or less.  That would be 14 cents less than…

I&M Customers May See Lower Bill Amount

Here's something you don't hear every day -- your power bill could be going DOWN!  If you're an Indiana Michigan Power customer, recent federal tax cuts should be showing up in your bills…

Sherri Lynn - I Want to Punch You in the Face But I Love Jesus: The Ultimate PMS Companion Book

PMS is a real medical issue and not something to be taken lightly. Sherri Lynn, Producer of The Brant Hansen Show, has written a book that addresses the reality of PMS. Titled, "I Want to…

Matt Konow - Child Anxiety

Executive Director of Cross Connections Counseling, Matt Konow, encourages parents to recognize that anxiety in children as well as in adults is a natural biological response to stress.…

Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown

Visit Fort Wayne has announced plans for the 20th annual Be a Tourist in your Own Hometown.  It's happening on September 9th, and you can pick up your passport at Kroger or Old National…

Connie Kerrigan - Suicide Prevention

Connie Kerrigan, Director of Outreach at Parkview Behavioral Health discusses signs and causes that might trigger thoughts of suicide. Suicide is on the rise in the U.S. In order to combat…

Passing of Senator John McCain

We've been hearing lots of tributes and stories about Senator John McCain after his passing on Saturday.  He was a prisoner of war for five years during the Vietnam War, and at one point they…

Melisa McCann - Renaissance Pointe YMCA Summer Celebration

Melisa McCann, Community Outreach Director of the Renaissance Pointe YMCA encourages the community to come to Renaissance Pointe YMCA on Saturday, Aug. 25 from anytime from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00…

Adrianne Kartholl - Healthy packed lunches and snacks for kids - back to school

As parents and children prepare for the start of a new school year, there are a lot of things to consider. Adrianne Kartholl, Clinical Nutrition Specialist at Parkview Health doesn't want…

Sears in Fort Wayne Closing this Fall

The Sears department store in Glenbrook Mall is closing in November after 52 years, as the company is closing 46 of its unprofitable stores.  The auto center will close up by the end of…

Mike Sanders - Work at Home Jobs for Disabled Americans

Mike Sanders, Director of Marketing for NTI (National Telecommuting Institute) informs listeners about this non-profit organization whose mission is to provide work-at-home jobs for Americans…

Super Shot Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Tuesday, August 21st, was a big anniversary for the Super Shot program in Fort Wayne.  They've been giving free or low-cost vaccinations for 25 years now.  It started as a response to low…

Mayor Henry Wants to Work Together with Trash Collection Company

Even though many people have had plenty of issues with our trash pickup, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry said Tuesday he's not going to hold the city's trash collector, Red River, in breach of its…

Madeline Katzel - Matilda Jane and Joanna Gaines

Matilda Jane, a local business that specializes in a fun, whimsical, and colorful clothing line for women and girls recently announced their collaboration with Fixer Upper designer, Joanna…

Parkview Top Employer in Allen County

Purdue Fort Wayne released its list of the top 100 employers in Allen County and Parkview Health Systems is at the top with over 7,800 employees.  Lutheran Health Network came in second with…

Mayor Henry to Talk About Fort Wayne Trash Pickup

If you're still having problems with your trash getting picked up, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry will have a news conference today (8/21/18) to talk about what's going on with the whole…

Gary Thomas - Loving Him Well

Christian Author, Gary Thomas discusses his latest book, "Loving Him Well." The inspiration behind writing this book was based on women asking Gary how they can influence their husbands to…

Trash Pickup Troubles

Some of us are still having trouble getting our trash picked up in Fort Wayne.  City Council is expected to discuss the situation some more at their meeting this week and may consider a…

25-year anniversary of St. Mary’s fire

If you were in Fort Wayne 25 years ago, we're coming up on the anniversary of the lightning strike and fire at St. Mary's church downtown.  The church was rebuilt, but they didn't know until…

Tahni Cullen - Josiah’s Fire

Life was full for Tahni Cullen and her husband as they enjoyed life with their first born son, Josiah. It wasn't until Josiah turned 2, that their lives seemed hopeless when Josiah was…

Priscilla Shirer, Part 2

Priscilla Shirer Live will be coming to Ft. Wayne's Memorial Coliseum on September 24-25. Today, Priscilla gives us a peak into what will be in store for this amazing weekend. There will be a…

Priscilla Shirer - Priscilla LIVE, part 1

Author, actress, motivational speaker, and evangelist, Priscilla Shirer will be bringing the Word to Ft. Wayne on Aug. 24-25 at the Memorial Coliseum. Priscillla encourages each of us to,"get…

Matthew Reed - Operation Christmas Child

Matthew Reed, Great Lakes Regional Director of Operation Christmas Child, along with some OCC staff and volunteers made a trip to Ukraine this past April to deliver 1600 shoeboxes filled with…