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WBKR’s “Ultimate Dirty Santa” Party Returns!

It's back!  WBKR wants you to save the date for our 2nd annual Ultimate Dirty Santa Party presented by Henderson Chevrolet!  It's 7pm, Saturday, November 24th at The Hines Center in Philpot.  One giant Christmas tree.  300 presents underneath it.  And YOU competing to win the best prizes! 

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Classic Joe Lowe (Image from Joe's Facebook page)
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Joe Lowe Named Grand Marshal of Owensboro Christmas Parade

The holiday season is going to be difficult time for Joe Lowe's family.  It's going to be difficult for his radio family as well.  Holidays are always trying when they arrive shortly after losing someone.  But, this Christmas season, the memory of our friend Joe Lowe is going to be alive and well thanks to a big announcement from the Owensboro-Daviess Christmas Parade Association.  They have named Joe Lowe the 2012 Grand Marshal of the parade!

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Chad Becomes a Cat at Holiday World’s Happy Halloween Weekends

Roller coasters in the dark.  A cool new 3D adventure with Holidog!  A  gigantic corn maze behind Splashin' Safari.  A super cool and haunting laser show to wrap up Saturday nights in the dark.  There's SO much to do at Holiday World during Happy Halloween Weekends.  If you haven't been, you still have one more weekend left to enjoy all the Halloween fun being offered at the park.  A couple of weeks ago, I checked it out and plopped down at the face painting table.  LOOK!  They turned me into a cat!

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25th Christmas Wish Toy Run Hits the Road November 10

I say it every year. Once we get to September 1st, the last four months just fly by and Christmas is here before you know it. But Christmas Wish gets here a lot quicker.

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Happy Halloween Weekends Come to Holiday World [Video]

Have you ever wanted to ride The Voyage roller coaster at Holiday World in the dark?  I have!!  And now, you and I get the chance to thanks to Happy Halloween Weekends!  Each Saturday and Sunday in October, Holiday World is celebrating All Hallows Eve with a brand new collection of Halloween-inspired attractions.  Check out the official commercial . . .

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‘A Christmas Story 2′ Trailer Will Ruin Your Childhood Memories

How could they?!? There have been many other "Ralphie Parker" movies, but none of them really relate back to A Christmas Story. This is just wrong. Thank the Lord for "straight to DVD"! Here's more from TheFW's Emerald Catron.

Well, it's finally happened. In the age of reboots, remakes, and unwanted sequels, they have finally touched what we assumed everyone tacitly agreed was untouchable -- 'A Christmas Story.' Just in time for this Christmas (naturally) an "official sequel" is being released straight to DVD and Blu-Ray in a handy-dandy package with the original. It looks terrible.

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Blake Shelton’s Christmas Album Details Released

All you Blake Shelton fans have a little something extra to be thankful for this holiday season... a new Christmas album. Cheers It's Christmas is set to be released on October 2nd, 2012.

The album includes classic Christmas songs that have touched Blake over the years. Many of the tracks were also recorded at the famous Capitol Studios with full orchestral accompaniment.

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Dave’s July 4th Fireworks Recap [VIDEO]

Man, I love the Fourth of July! I was wondering earlier in the day if the heat was gonna be enough of a deterrent that I wouldn't have as much fun. Didn't matter. Doesn't usually.

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Evansville Vanderburgh County State of Emergency Declared

Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke has declared a local state of emergency due to extreme weather conditions. The drought like conditions coupled with high temperatures and little to no rainfall since early June have caused the city to ban the use of fireworks for seven days beginning at 5pm this evening June 29th.

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Win Trace Adkins Tickets from WBKR and J&M Fireworks

We suppose it's fitting that Trace Adkins' latest single was called "Million Dollar View!"  Because, at J&M Fireworks locations throughout the tri-state, you can take advantage of "buy one, get one free" fireworks and have a similar "view" for your 4th of July party. 

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Two Great Father’s Day Movies Might Never Be Seen on Father’s Day

Why wait till Christmas?

It occurs to me that two movies that would be great for Father's Day will likely never be seen on Father's Day. That's because they're Christmas movies!

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Grilled Pork Burgers…and Other Memorial Day Pig Tricks [VIDEO]

I hope everyone is having a safe and happy Memorial Day weekend. Cookouts will be the order of the day tomorrow, and I will be tossing pork burgers on the grill.

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