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Martina McBride Helps Little Girl Sing To Her Mother Battling Cancer On Ellen [VIDEO]

Ellen DeGeneres is one of the kindest celebrities around. She's always using her TV show to honor those who help others, making sure that good deeds are rewarded and is an advocate to many non-profit organizations. Last week, she brought a family on her show. The mother has been battling cancer since 2013 and the little girl regularly sings Martina McBride's "I'm Gonna Love You Through It" to her Mom.

Take a look as Martina surprises the Mother, while helping the little girl sing. Go ahead and grab some tissues first, this one is a tear jerker.

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Top 10 Things to NEVER ask a Menopausal Woman

Since hitting menopause in December I have seen, heard and was surprised by so many things associated with this hormonal disaster. One thing that bothers me is that women don’t talk about it almost like it is something we can control or be embarrassed about. Well, anyone who knows me knows I talk about EVERYTHING so I would like to take a moment to let you know, these are things you should never ask a menopausal woman.

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Dave Spencer
Dave Spencer
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Kentucky State Departments Warning Against Touching Ohio River Water

So, I'm just now learning that the Kentucky Water Division and the Department for Public Health is strongly advising against anyone TOUCHING Ohio River water.

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Susan G. Komen ‘Race for the Cure’ In Evansville September 27th

Did you know that 20 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during your lunch hour? One could be you mother, daughter, sister, or friend. Please come support the women in your life by joining the Komen Evansville Tri-State Race For the Cure on Sunday, September 27th at Eastland Mall.

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Grant
Grant
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Attack Of The Turkey Mites [PHOTOS]

I thought I would make it all summer without a single mosquito bite. I mean, I would get one here and there, but they would go away quick, especially because I didn't scratch them. So the other night, I went to WKU-Owensboro to watch WKU win against Vandy and I sat with my Dad almost the whole time out in chairs out in the grass to see the inflatable screen better. I noticed on Friday I had a few mosquito bites, but Saturday morning I awoke to something more.

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YouTube
YouTube
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The American Cancer Society’s Mud Run 2015 [Video]

The Mud Run returns to Diamond Lake Campground and Resort.  And, after a one-year hiatus, the American Cancer Society is inviting you to be a part of the most grueling and challenging 5K in the tri-state.  Earlier this week, Brett and I suited up and gave some of the obstacles a test drive.  Here's what you can expect!

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Dr. Mike (Instagram)
Dr. Mike (Instagram)
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The Hottest Doc In America?

Hey Grey's Anatomy fans, are you still upset that McDreamy is gone? Well, allow me to introduce you to Dr. Mike, the real-life McDreamy. He's nearing 400,000 Instagram followers and it's easy to see why. He's ridiculously attractive, has an adorable dog and is a real person. Gorgeous, animal lover and smart?!? We'd better take a look...

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Lilyana Vynogradova, ThinkStock
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September Is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month #ShowYourGold

If you know anything about us here at WBKR, then you know of our passion for research and awareness toward childhood cancer. We are humbled to be a Country Cares station for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and would honestly do anything to help raise money for their cause. September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and I thought in honor of recognizing this great fight to end childhood cancer, we would look-back on our support... thru song.

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Owensboro Health
Owensboro Health
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Owensboro Health to Award More Than $700 Thousand in Grant Money

Non-profit organizations--38 of them--just received some excellent news. The organizations to be chosen serve those in regional counties in Kentucky and Indiana and will be awarded more than $700K in grant money from Owensboro Health.

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Jason Koger Bionic Hand Video
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Check Out Jason Koger’s Bionic Hand! [VIDEO]

Many of you know of Jason Koger. He lost both of his hands in an accident a few years back and has basically become a spokesperson for the amputee community ever since. Jason is a dear friend of ours here at WBKR and was recently in the studio. He was telling us about his new bionic hand and it was so cool, I just knew we had to show y'all.

Check this out!

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UK Extension Office Offering FREE Food Preservation Workshop

Have you always wanted to can tomatoes or make salsa? Food preparation can be fun (so I've heard, ha!) and the UK Extension Office wants to show you how it's done! This three-day workshop is being offered completely FREE!

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Owensboro Health via YouTube
Owensboro Health via YouTube
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Owensboro Health Harvest Market Bike Giveaway [VIDEO]

This week at the Owensboro Health Harvest Market, some unsuspecting kids, who were already sporting back to school backpacks from the event got something a little extra, watch!

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