Kids News

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…

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…

Dr. Lisa Bergeron - Autism Spectrum

A recent study published in the Journal of Pediatrics revealed that certain medications increase the risk of obesity in children diagnosed with Autsim Spectrum.  Dr. Lisa Bergeron, Pediatric…

Parks Host Family Get Togethers

We're excited that our local parks offer so much fun to our families in our communities!  Read about some of these experiences here.

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,…

Eric Doden - Greater Ft. Wayne, Inc.

Greater Ft. Wayne, Inc. has unveiled their 10 - year plan for growth and development. Eric Doden, CEO of Greater Ft. Wayne, Inc. shares with us today the 5 major projects to be completed in…

Joe Battaglia - “That’s My Dad!”

Melissa Montana talks with Joe Battaglia, Co-Author of “That’s My Dad”.   Joe is Founder and President of Renaissance Communications, a company specializing in providing media platforms for…

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…

100+ FREE Things to do in Fort Wayne this Summer!

Looking for free fun in Fort Wayne this summer? We've compiled the list of all the free things you can do this summer!   Check out all of the fun activities here!

Greg Laurie - Harvest America

The nationwide event, Harvest America, led by Senior Pastor Greg Laurie of Harvest Christian Fellowship Church in Riverside, CA. and Harvest Church, Orange County, CA. will be held Sunday,…

Melissa Spoelstra - Total Family Makeover

Melissa Montana talks with Melissa Spoelstra, Author and Speaker, about her book, "Total Family Makeover: 8 Practical Steps to Making Disciples at Home".  Melissa Spoelstra encourages parents…

Jenn Menn - “Faith to Foster”

Melissa Montana talks with Jenn Menn, co-author of "Faith to Foster".  TJ and Jenn Menn are foster parents who wrote this book to inspire others to get involved with foster care as there are…

Rebecca Hagelin - “30 Ways in 30 Days to Strengthen Your Family”

Melissa talks with Rebecca Hagelin today, author of "30 Ways in 30 Days to Strengthen Your Family".  Rebecca says that she gets so many questions about how to address issues that we face…

School Delays and Closings

Check here for school announcements during wintry or foggy conditions.

Fort Wayne Girl Scout Awarded For Saving Mom’s Life

One day in May 2016, Morgan was home with her mother, Katie Bracht, when Katie Bracht became unresponsive. A diabetic, Katie Bracht’s blood sugar level had become dangerously low. Morgan, a…

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…

Pastor Kevin Stirrat - “Two Steps From Hope”

The movie, "Two Steps From Hope", premiering at Coldwater Crossing Theater Sunday, May 21, is a result of Lead Pastor, Kevin Stirrat, at Common Ground Church in Decatur, IN., wanting to…

Greg Nettle - “Small Matters”

Melissa Montana talks with Greg Nettle, Co-Author of "Small Matters", today on conversations.  Greg states that all children are at risk and he really wants to encourage parents to be…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…