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Owensboro Middle School via YouTube
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WBKR and WBKR.com’s Top Ten News Stories of 2014

You've already seen Top Ten lists from the Associated Press, CNN, Time and a bunch of other news sources.  So, we decided to share our list with you.  An Owensboro teenager asking a movie star to prom.  A TV star dating an Owensboro athlete.  A country music superstar bound for The Ford Center.  Here are 2014's Top Ten most popular stories and blogs from WBKR and WBKR.com.

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Category: News, Newsletter, Photos, Videos
Cam Newton, Ben Roethlisberger, Andrew Luck, Tony Romo
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Everything You Need To Know About NFL’s Wild Card Weekend

The 2014-15 NFL playoffs get underway this weekend with four wild card round games. Here’s a preview of all the contests:

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(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
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Chick-Fil-A Investigates Possible Security Breach

Uh oh!  Chick-Fil-A is ringing in the New Year investigating a possible security breach.

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Bloopers
News Be Funny, YouTube
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Relive the Hilarity of 2014 With These Classic News Bloopers

Here's a belated Christmas gift: the best TV news bloopers of the year.

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Category: News, Television
John Panella
John Panella
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Kentucky Traffic Fatalities in 2014 On Track to Edge Above 2013 Numbers

by Keith Todd, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

As we approach the end of 2014, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is reminding drivers to use caution behind the wheel to avoid becoming a statistic.

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Evansville Police Department
Evansville Police Department
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Update: Evansville Police Still Searching for Murder Suspect [Photo]

Have you seen this man?  Evansville Police have identified him as 28-year-old Demeko Montazel Bradley.  He is wanted in connection with a shooting early Saturday morning at a Marathon station in Evansville.  Authorities say he is armed and dangerous.

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Evansville Police Department
Evansville Police Department
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Evansville Police Search for Murder Suspect [Photo]

Have you seen this man?  Evansville Police have identified him as 28-year-old Demeko Montazel Bradley.  He is wanted in connection with an overnight shooting at a Marathon station in Evansville.  Authorities say he is armed and dangerous.

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OPD
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OPD Searching For Missing Adult [PHOTO]

The Owensboro Police Department is searching for a missing adult male and needs your help. Here is the official report:

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Star Wars via YouTube
Star Wars via YouTube
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Erin’s Take On The ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Teaser Trailer [VIDEO]

While most of the world was out shopping early this morning, I kept checking my phone to see if and when the new teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens would go live. It was announced this week, the teaser would be shown in a limited number of theaters over the long holiday weekend, but who wants to pay for a movie when you have the internet? Folks, and fellow nerds, I'm legitimately super duper pumped for this movie!

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Category: Movies, News, What's New
(Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)
(Photo by Marc Piscotty/Getty Images)
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Local Military and Veterans To Be Honored in New Video

Local singer-songwriter Nathan Morris has an interesting and inspiring new project.  He's creating a video that pays tribute to local veterans, active military personnel and our fallen heroes.  And here's how YOU can be a part of it and pay tribute to members of your military family.

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Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images
Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images
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Celebrate My Drive: Help Daviess County High School Win a Concert by The Band Perry

This is pretty awesome.  The Band Perry has teamed up with Celebrate My Drive for a really cool contest that promotes a simple concept- 2N2.  That stands for keeping two eyes on the road and two hands on the wheel.  More teenagers die in car crashes than  any other cause and Celebrate My Drive is committed to reducing distracted driving by asking high school students to make safe driving commitments.  And there are some really cool prizes up for grabs for the high schools that get the most commitments!

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UPDATE: President Obama’s Visit To The Tri-State [VIDEO]

We have an update from Jaclyn Graves as the tri-state gets ready to see and hear from President Obama.

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