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UK Now 34-0; That Should Make One Clever Kentucky Pastor Very Happy

So, when you're in church and it's a light crowd, say, like on a Sunday night, and most of the crowd is sitting toward the back, the pastor will often ask everyone to move up and fill in the front pews. Well, one Kentucky pastor and HUGE 'Cat fan devised a clever way of accomplishing that.

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UK Now 33-0 After Auburn Rout, Heads to SEC Finals with Longest Ever Winning Streak

 

Willie Cauley-Stein has had quiet games. And then, of course, Karl-Anthony Towns or Trey Lyles or Marcus Lee step up. But in Saturday afternoon's SEC semi-final against Auburn, WCS was louder than thunder.

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Dick Vitale Campaigning For Murray St. NCAA Bid [PHOTO]

Just as Louisville's Mangok Mathiang hit the go-ahead shot to eventually defeat Virginia in their final regular season game last Saturday, the OVC Men's title game in Nashville between Belmont and Murray St. was going down to the wire. For Murray St., their 25 game winning streak, the second longest in the country behind Kentucky, was broken when Taylor Barnette hit a crazy three-pointer that basically sealed the victory and automatic bid for the Bears, who will be making their 7th appearance in the NCAA tournament. However, college commentator Dick Vitale thinks the Racers deserve a bid. Just take a look at his social media posts.

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SEC Network’s Darrin Horn Talks Kentucky Basketball With WBKR [LISTEN]

The SEC Basketball Tournament kicks off today in Nashville and the field is hot this year! SEC Network analyst (and my former boss) Darrin Horn called in to chat about the tournament today. Should Kentucky lose a game? Will they lose a game? How far does he see the Wildcats going in the NCAA Tourney? What about Louisville, Murray State, Western?

Take a listen, we discuss it all...

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OPD’s 10th Annual Police Awareness Day

It's time again for the Owensboro Police Department's Police Awareness Day! The 10th annual event on April 25th, is going to be an awesome day to spend with your police department! Lots of FREE games and activities for the kids, equipment and department demonstrations including K-9, ERT and crime scene, FREE food and drinks and behind the scenes tours!

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ToniBasilVEVO via YouTube
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The Singer Of “Mickey” Was HOW Old When She Recorded It?

I love the internet. It'll tell you what you didn't know, what you don't want to know and what didn't actually happen, ha! But, I love scrolling across a fun-fact that I wasn't aware of, kinda like I did over the weekend.Remember the 80's song "Mickey"? Of course you do, ha! Well, I bet you'll never guess how old Toni Basil was when she recorded it...

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Special Little Big Town Ticket Price – MONDAY ONLY

 

Little Big Town will be in concert Thursday, March 12th in Evansville at the Old National Events Plaza with Chris Stapleton opening the show. Did you forget to get your tickets? Well, you're in luck! TODAY only, Monday, March 9th, you can get tickets for just $20!

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Louisville Knocks Off #2 Virginia in 59-57 Thriller, Clinches ACC Double-Bye

 

After the dismissal of guard Chris Jones, 16th-ranked Louisville dropped a game to Syracuse, a team the Cardinals have had little trouble with over the years. And after an ugly 52-51 road win over lowly Georgia Tech, I thought that maybe the wheels had come off the wagon.

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UK Finishes Undefeated Regular Season; Now 31-0 After 67-50 Win Over Florida

 

On Senior Day, senior walk-ons Tod Lanter, Brian Long, and Sam Malone started for UK for about 22 seconds and then were put back in to be on the floor for the final 46 seconds of Kentucky's 67-50 win over Florida.

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Governor Steve Beshear Declares State of Emergency in Kentucky

Governor Steve Beshear has declared a state of emergency for the entire commonwealth of Kentucky. Here's what that means:

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Category: Kentucky News, Weather
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Chad And Jac’s Pre-Radiothon Message [VIDEO]

We say it every year, and it's completely true... Thursday and Friday are our two most favorite work days of each year. It's time for our WBKR St. Jude Radiothon. We have an amazing celebrity phone bank lined up for y'all, St. Jude families will be joining us in the studio, Jerry Morris and the Angels for Ashley cooking team are ready to go and our 2015 St. Jude song is ready for its debut. There's only one thing we weren't counting on... this winter storm.

But, as our dear friend Jerry Morris said, "Cancer doesn't stop because of the snow and we won't either." We will continue on with our St. Jude Radiothon and here's why...

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Shania Twain Returns to Louisville August 3rd [VIDEO]

I've been noticing lately how hot the 90s are becoming. And, as if on cue, here comes Shania Twain back to Louisville on her first North American tour in over a decade.

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Category: Concerts, Kentucky News

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