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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…

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…

Will Graham - Greater Fort Wayne Will Graham Celebration

Will Graham, grandson of Billy Graham, talks with Melissa Montana today about the upcoming "Greater Fort Wayne Will Graham Celebration" held the evenings of October 6-8 at the Allen County…

Sergeant Mitchell McKinney-The Blue Bucket Brigade

We Are the Majority March in Greenville

Students took a stand against drugs this week as about 200 students, parents and teachers marched down Broadway. Darke County We Are The Majority is making a difference!  Here's the story:

Officer Mitchell McKinney-The Blue Bucket Brigade

Sergeant Mitchell McKinney, President of Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) shares with listeners about the Blue Bucket Brigade. The Blue Bucket Brigade is a community awareness program…

Coalition Educates Community

The Coalition for a Healthy Darke County is a group of community leaders who are doing wonderful things for our community! They are working hard to educate our students and parents on the…

Pastor Jeff Bullard - 4/20 for Hope

Jeff Bullard, Pastor of Freedom Life Church in Winchester, IN. talks with Melissa Montana today about an exciting event, "4/20 for Hope for Randolph County." Reach All Randolph County will be…