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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…

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! The September 2017 STAR Spotlight Newsletter is out now!  Check out upcoming events. Look back at some highlights from the STAR Music Stage and other community…

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…

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…

Golf Event Has Raised $400K to Fight Parkinson’s

A golfer in Richmond was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease eight years ago. He has made lemonade from that lemon! He created an annual golf charity event that has raised $400,000 to fight…

Clear Creek Park Gets Special Playground

Five Earlham College seniors took a class project and turned it into a labor of love. They are creating a park in Richmond for kids with special needs. Equipment will be friendly to physical…

Arcanum Holds First Heroin Awareness Town Hall Meeting

Another town in our community is addressing addiction. Another church is getting involved. It's great to see our community joining together to help solve this problem!  Here's the story:

Poultry Days Gives Back

The Versailles Poultry Days Festival is coming up in June! This festival has given over $700,000 back to the community over the last 10 years, owns and maintains a public park, holds an…

Notes from Naomi

Hey, happy May!  It's going to be a fun month!  Lots of great chances to win concert tickets and more... Here are some details: May 4th is the 66th Annual National Day of Prayer.  I will be…

Pastor Bill Campbell - The Blessing of the Bikes

Pastor Bill Campbell of Life Bridge Church, Fort Wayne, provides information for listeners on the upcoming event, "The Blessing of the Bikes", held at Life Bridge Church (12719 Corbin Road,…

Jenny Bruns - Executive Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Darke and Shelby Counties

Jenny Bruns, Executive Director of The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Darke and Shelby counties is excited to let our listeners know that Lou Holtz will be coming to the area as a keynote…

Verbatim: IPFW to be called Purdue University Fort Wayne

"During the Purdue Board of Trustees meeting earlier today, the trustees approved a resolution to designate 'Purdue University Fort Wayne' as the new name for the campus that will arise from…

Sergeant Mitchell McKinney-The Blue Bucket Brigade