Education News

Tracy Butler - Indiana Youth Institute Forum: “Teaching Kids to Succeed by Thinking Big”

On Tuesday, Sept. 26, Tracy Butler of the Indiana Youth Institute will be speaking at a free forum/luncheon on "Teaching Kids to Succeed by Thinking Big". This forum, held at Beeson Clubhouse…

Dr. Ahad Sadiq - Immunotherapy to Combat Lung Cancer

Dr. Ahad Sadiq, Oncologist with Fort Wayne Oncology and Hematology, has done research on how our body's immune system can fight cancer with a focus on the power of our immune system to fight…

Dr. Eileen Kennedy-Moore: “Growing Friendships: A Kids Guide to Making and Keeping Friends”

Psychologist and Author, Dr. Eileen Kennedy-Moore is excited to share tips from her recently published book, "Growing Friendships: A Kids Guide to Making and Keeping Friends." Dr.…

Using Playtime to Talk to Kids about God

“Did you know that Peter Pan could ask Jesus into his heart and be saved from his sins and live in heaven forever?” I asked my daughter as she played with Peter Pan and Tinkerbell dolls in…

School Delays and Closings

Check here for school announcements during wintry or foggy conditions. School Delays for Wednesday, August 30th, 2017 For Northeast Indiana/Northwest Ohio: Antwerp Local Schools: 2-Hour…

Ric Runestad - College Budget

Among many other things, college students need to learn how to live by a budget and make wise financial plans for their future. Ric Runestad, President and CEO of Runestad Financial Services…

Local School Learns During Rare Solar Eclipse

Not only did students here at Emmaus Lutheran get the chance to watch the eclipse Monday, thanks to solar eclipse glasses, but the older students got to perform a real world experiment. One…

Jean Thomason -“Sharing God’s Big Love with Little Lives”

Known for her character, Miss Pattycake, Jean Thomason, talks with us today about the book she recently wrote, "Sharing God's Big Love with Little Lives". This book has been written for…

Diversity Preached On First Day

As happy as the first day can be, Robinson and school board members Monday looked forward to Tuesday with the weekend violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, in mind. Board secretary Anne…

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…

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…

Kelly Byrd - Global Leadership Summit

The 2017 Global Leadership Summit will be held at the Fort Wayne Coliseum on August 10-11. With 12 key-note speakers,  the goal of the Summit  is to raise the leadership bar by providing…

Mitch Kruse - “Street Smarts from Proverbs”

The Book of Proverbs is filled with wisdom, guiding us to live a life established in truth and freedom. Author of "Street Smarts from Proverbs", Mitch Kruse, writes how to connect God's heart…

Dr. Scott Stienecker - Lyme Disease

Dr. Scott Stienecker, Director of Epidemiology and Infection Prevention, Parkview Health, educates listeners on Lyme Disease. Lyme Disease is caused by a bacteria transmitted to humans…

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.…

Juan Barrientes - Self-Defense

As Lead Defensive Tactics Instructor, FWPD, and owner of Defend the Attack, Juan shares life-saving tips on how men and women can protect themselves from becoming vulnerable to physical…

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.

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…

Dr. Ahad Sadiq - Immunotherapy to Combat Lung Cancer

Dr. Ahad Sadiq, Oncologist with Fort Wayne Oncology and Hematology, has done research on how our body's immune system can fight cancer with a focus on the power of our immune system to fight…

Martin Fisher - Science Central 2017

Martin Fisher, Executive Director of Science Central, shares with us today about their exciting summer camps for kids! Science Central offers opportunity for learning about science,…

Mark Moore - “A Stroke of Faith”

As a successful businessman, father, and husband, Author, Mark Moore, thought he was in control of his life. After 2 near fatal strokes in May 2007, at age 46, Mark realized he was not in…

Fort Wayne Has Country’s Lowest Cost of Living Again

Research and data company Niche listed Fort Wayne at No. 1 in its 2017 ranking of American cities with the lowest cost-of-living. The city of Fort Wayne announced the ranking Monday. Fort…

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…

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…

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…