Community service News

Dennis Buterbaugh - Motorcycle Awareness

 Dennis Buterbaugh, Executive Director of Communications & Marketing for the Bureau of Motor Vehicles, Indianapolis informs listeners of the importance of motorcycle safety on the roadways.…

Jo Faulkner -A Hope Center Banquet

Executive Director of A Hope Center, Jo Faulkner informs listeners about the ministry's upcoming annual fundraiser banquet to be held on Tuesday, April 24 at the Allen County War Memorial…

Jack Kosakowski - Junior Achievement

CEO of Junior Achievement, Jack Kosakowski, talks about the mission of Junior Achievement (JA) and the importance of community involvement. The mission of Junior Achievement is to inspire and…

Eldon Solomon - The Journey Home

Executive Director of The Journey Home, Winchester, IN., Eldon Solomon, shares about the mission of The Journey Home which is a transitional home for homeless vets. The goal of The Journey…

Roger Reece - Baskets 4 Babies

Roger Reece, Executive Pastor at Associated Churches shares with listeners about the community wide baby shower hosted by "A Baby's Closet" (ABC), of the Associated Churches. The mission of…

Claudia Estupinan - Foster Care and Adoption

 Claudia Estupinan, a foster care mother, shares her insight on becoming a foster parent. After she and her husband had two biological children, they knew they wanted more children. After…

Mayor Shon Byrum

Randolph County and Winchester, IN. will be celebrating their bicentennial birthday throughout 2018. Mayor Shon Byrum informs us of the community wide celebrations taking place throughout the…

Laurie Brumbaugh - Rescue Mission

Laurie Brumbaugh, Vice President of Development at the Ft. Wayne Rescue Mission talks about their upcoming annual Stewardship Banquet to be held on November 17, at the Grand Wayne Center. The…

Kevin Duval - Greater Ft. Wayne Will Graham Prayer Walk

Prayer team leader for the Greater Ft. Wayne Will Graham Celebration, Pastor Kevin Duval, talks about the Greater Ft. Wayne Will Graham Celebration Prayer Walk to be held this Sunday, October…

Dave Walters - The Chapel Hurricane Relief Donations

The Chapel, located at 2505 W. Hamilton Road, is taking donations from 3 p.m. -6 p.m. today for Hurricane Relief for Texas and Florida residents. Dave Walters shares information on donating…

Jeff Peconge - Warrior Breed Motorcycle Club

Warrior Breed Motorcycle Club is a national non-profit organization dedicated to assisting veterans with combat related issues. Jeff Peconge, National Vice President of the club provides more…

Area Residents Asked to ‘Pray, Pay, Stay’

The Rev. Dan Layden, a member of Associated Churches Active in Disaster, said he had three words of advice to those eager to render aid: “Pray, pay and stay.” “Those people who descend on…

Carter Price - Hurricane Harvey Updates

Carter Price, with KSBJ Christian Radio in Huston, Texas updates listener's on Hurricane Harvey and the flooding and disaster that has accompanied this devastating storm. Carter shares an…

Carter Price - Hurricane Harvey Updates

Carter Price, with KSBJ Christian Radio in Huston, Texas updates listener's on Hurricane Harvey and the flooding and disaster that has accompanied this devastating storm. Carter shares an…

Lisa Hollister - Bike Safety

Warm weather brings bicyclist out on the road. Both bike riders and car drivers need to take preventitive measures to alleviate bike accidents. Lisa Hollister, Director of Trauma and Acute…

Carroll Graduate Named Miss Allen County

We're so excited for Hannah Bullion, part of our STAR family, as she is crowned Miss Allen County 2017!   Read the article here.

Local Church Strives To Bridge Cultural/Political Barriers

Bridges of Understanding.  That's the name of Pastor Rick Hawk's four-week series, where he invites pastors from different churches to come and speak about the issues facing Fort…

Rep Banks Hosting Job Fair

Employers representing a wide range of industries will participate in an Aug. 2 job fair hosted by 3rd District U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, R-Ind., in conjunction with Indiana University-Purdue…

Run Honors Fathers And Community

“Encouraging” was a word many race participants used in describing their dads, and, sometimes, their grandfathers. William Harris, 79, of Fort Wayne, spoke of his father's extraordinary…

Dr. Trina Chapman-Smith- St. Martin’s Healthcare Clinic

Dr. Trina Chapman-Smith talks with us today about St. Martin's Healthcare Clinic located in Garrett, IN. St. Martin's Heathcare Clinic provides quality medical and dental care for acute and…

Setting An Example For Youths

Chip Clark's office has black and orange walls. A basketball is on the floor next to the coat rack. There are awards, newspaper clippings and pictures of his family. But Clark is quick to…

Church Offers Bike Repairs

This recent Friday morning is slow for Heart of the City's Operation Bicycle, a program Brown started that provides free bike repairs to economically struggling and homeless people. It even…

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…

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…