HTC Wildfire — competition spam
created on Jan 18, 2012 8:12:34 PM
— modified on Jan 18, 2012 8:13:57 PM
created on Jan 19, 2012 6:29:42 AM
Sounds like you have an air push ads app. See this post http://www.androidpit.com/en/android/forum/thread/426485/getting-a-star-in-notification-bar
Search the market for air push detector for apps to get rid of the problem app.