Youth News

Connie Kerrigan - Suicide Prevention

Connie Kerrigan, Director of Outreach at Parkview Behavioral Health discusses signs and causes that might trigger thoughts of suicide. Suicide is on the rise in the U.S. In order to combat…

CeCe Winans - Euell A. Wilson Center Celebration

CeCe Winans talks about her family's music ministry over the years and about how it has been a testimony of God's faithfulness.  She is excited to be a part of helping the Euell A. Wilson…

Shirley Woods - Euell A Wilson Center Celebration

Founder of the Euell A Wilson Center, Shirley Woods, shares that her heart is for youth and families and the Euell A Wilson Center provides a way to reach out to young people.  It is a Godly…

American Ninja Warrior Junior Participant

Joy Wolf, from Auburn, is a participant on American Ninja Warrior Junior!  She talks about the hard work she put into training and her excitement.  Her episode will air this Saturday,…

Debora Coty - “Too Blessed to be Stressed for Moms”

In her book, Debora offers empathy, laughs, real life stories, practical parenting tips, and biblical insights to help moms of all ages hear God's voice through the chaos of life.  Each…

Michael Disanto - Adoption

Adoptive father, Michael Disanto shares about his family's journey with adopting their daughter from Bulgaria and their current adoption of their son from Bulgaria.  STAR 88.3 will be…

Judi Hapke - Christ Child Festival

Christmas in the Park sponsored by Christ Child Festival will take place on Nov. 24 and Nov. 25 from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Franke Park. This free family friendly event will include…

Matt Konow - Child Anxiety

Executive Director of Cross Connections Counseling, Matt Konow, encourages parents to recognize that anxiety in children as well as in adults is a natural biological response to stress.…

Matthew Reed - Operation Christmas Child

Matthew Reed, Great Lakes Regional Director of Operation Christmas Child, along with some OCC staff and volunteers made a trip to Ukraine this past April to deliver 1600 shoeboxes filled with…

Adrianne Kartholl - Healthy packed lunches and snacks for kids - back to school

As parents and children prepare for the start of a new school year, there are a lot of things to consider. Adrianne Kartholl, Clinical Nutrition Specialist at Parkview Health doesn't want…

Tahni Cullen - Josiah’s Fire

Life was full for Tahni Cullen and her husband as they enjoyed life with their first born son, Josiah. It wasn't until Josiah turned 2, that their lives seemed hopeless when Josiah was…

Judge Charles Pratt - Great Kids 29th Annual Conference on Youth

The Honorable Judge Charles Pratt of the Allen County Superior Court shares about the "Great Kids 29th Annual Conference on Youth", to be held at the Memorial Coliseum on Thursday, Oct. 4…

Courtney Bowlds - The Crossing Banquet

The Crossing Campus Administrator, Courtney Bowlds, shares with us about The Crossing School and fundraiser banquet. The Crossing is a full-day program consisting of half-day academic credit…

Connie McCabe - 2018 Illumination Festival

Illumination Festival Director, Connie McCabe shares information about the 12th annual Illumination Festival to be held at the Darke County Fairgrounds, Ohio on Saturday, Sept. 15. Activities…

Pat Williams - ‘Coach Wooden’s Forgotten Team”

UCLA's legendary basketball coach, John Wooden was known for his success as a coach at UCLA and his faith; however, not many people were aware of how he impacted the lives of 12-13 year olds…

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…

Kari Jobe - The Garden Tour

Singer and Songwriter, Kari Jobe, will be performing with her husband, Cody Carnes, at the Embassy Theater, Ft. Wayne on Sunday, October 29. Kari has named her tour, "The Garden Tour", in…

Courtney Bowlds - The Crossing’s Unmasked Banquet

The Crossing School of Business and Entrepreneurship will be hosting their annual banquet titled, "Unmasked - Discovering Your True Identity", on Monday, October 16 at the Mirro Center…

David Dean - Laugh All Night, Greenville, Ohio

Comedian David Dean will be bringing his show, "Laugh All Night", to Greenville, Ohio on Sunday, October 15. This free event will take place at Memorial Hall in Greenville. The show begins at…

Addison Agen - The Voice

Fort Wayne native, Addison Agen, is currently a contestant on NBC's reality singing show, The Voice. Addison, a 16 year old Junior at Concordia Lutheran High School, shares about her faith,…

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…

Marty McCabe- Illumination Festival, Greenville, Ohio

Saturday, September 16 marks Darke County's Illumination Music Festival's 11th year anniversary! The event takes place at the Darke County Fair Grounds at noon. The afternoon will be filled…

Susie Cisney - Children’s Immunization

Vaccines protect against several serious and potentially life threatening diseases. Susie Cisney, Director of Clinical Services at Allen County Department of Health, discusses why it is…

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…

Hannah Bullion - Miss Allen County 2017

Hannah Bullion, Miss Allen County 2017, shares with listeners how her desire for running for Miss Allen County began and the process she has taken to win the title of Miss Allen County.…