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2013 Crockettsville Charity and Trail Ride Featuring Lee Brice

If you were tuned in earlier to WBKR, you heard me and Chad Warrix (Halfway To Hazard) talking about the awesome event coming up this weekend in Crockettsville, Ky.

It's the 2013 Charity Concert and Trail Ride is September 7th and 8th and it features Lee Brice, among others!

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WKU Tops Kentucky 35-26 in Season Opener for Both

History repeated itself Saturday night at LP Field in Nashville when, for the second year in a row, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers began their football season with a victory over the Kentucky Wildcats.

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As Rupp Arena Preps for Renovation, You’re Invited to Share Memories of the Legendary Facility

Officials in Lexington are requesting that any and all who have visited legendary Rupp Arena for any reason share their memories as the legendary sports facility prepares for renovation.

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Louisville Cardinals Have Very Favorable Football AND Basketball Schedules

Every year, when the schedules are released, speculation runs rampant about which teams have the best chance to go undefeated. While it's difficult, it's still a far easier goal to accomplish in football than it is basketball.

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Help Save The Holiday Drive-In in Rockport

They say change is good right? Not when that change comes at the cost of $80,000+! This is the cost of change for one of America’s cultural icons. With film production moving from 35mm to digital, drive-in movie theaters across the country are going to have to change their projectors, which is an estimated cost of $80,000 per projector!

And one of the theaters having to make the switch is close to home: the Holiday Drive-In in Rockport, In

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Pot Arrests More Likely to be African-Americans – Racially Biased?

According to our friends at Kentucky News Connection, a new report says African-Americans in Kentucky are nearly six times more likely to be arrested for marijuana possession than are white people. If it is true, billions of dollars are being wasted nationwide on racially-biased arrests.

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2013-2014 UK Basketball Schedule Complete

Big Blue Nation, your 2013-2014 Kentucky Wildcat Men's Basketball schedule is now complete! The Southeastern Conference released its 18-game men's basketball schedule Tuesday morning.

Kentucky will play a league-high 14 conference games on national television. Along with the conference schedule, game times and television information has been released for previously announced games.

Here is your complete 2013-2014 UK Men's Basketball schedule:

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Winter’s Coming – Prepare to Have Lower Bills

 

 

Man, I am digging the mid-70's in  August.  It may not get all that hot again but one thing is for sure it will get colder because Winter is coming!  Kentucky has a special program that helps lower income families winterize their home and save money.

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Police Searching For Escaped Inmate [PHOTO]

Tristatehomepage.com is reporting that police are searching for an escaped inmate, Steven Brown.

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Benefits of Breastfeeding – Kentucky Lags Behind

Breastfeeding Rates Rise; KY Could Do More to Encourage New Moms

With breastfeeding offering a vast array of health benefits for infants and their mothers as well, the number of mothers who breastfeed their babies in this country is on the rise. However, Kentucky has the second-lowest percentage in the nation, with just over half of new moms, some 53 percent, choosing to breastfeed.

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Kentucky Museum Discovers 8th Grade Final Exam From 1912…And It’s Really Hard [VIDEO]

I think this is incredibly cool. The Bullitt County Kentucky History Museum has just added a unique piece to its collection. It's an essentially mint-condition comprehensive 8th grade exam written in 1912.

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Black Bear Reappears in Muhlenberg County [VIDEO]

The black bear that created quite a stir a few weeks ago in Daviess County has made a reappearance. At least that's the assumption. The odds of two DIFFERENT black bears spotted this area are just a little more remote than ONE being spotted.

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