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Controversial Sex Education Magazine Removed From Daviess County Public Schools

I'll be very frank.  We didn't have much sex education when I was in school.  In fact, most of mine came from a brochure my mother gave me.  That pamphlet, if my memory serves me correctly, was compiled by Dear Abby (or someone like her) and it was full of misinformation.  Looking back now, I'm really glad I ignored much of what I read.  First of all, I would be completely self-loathing and I wouldn't have had an ounce of fun in college.  Just saying.  Yes, I'm making a joke to make a point and that point is actually serious. The sex education debate still rages on and it surfaced once again just days ago in the Daviess County School System.

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Game-Changing Super Bowl Facts You Need to Know

Sure, you know the Seahawks and Patriots will square off in the Super Bowl, but there's plenty more of knowledge to be had when it comes to the big game.

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Former US Senator Wendell Ford Passes Away

We are very sad to report this morning, former US Senator, Kentucky Lieutenant Governor, and Kentucky Governor Wendell H. Ford has passed away at the age of 90.

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Victim Identified In Henderson Murder Investigation

Kentucky State Police are asking the public for assistance in a murder investigation. The murder took place Saturday night in Henderson and the initial call was for a burglary in progress, a body was then discovered at the scene. KSP is now releasing the identity of the victim.

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Tennessee Considering Citizenship Test For Graduates To Acquire High School Diploma

This is interesting. The Tennessee General Assembly is one of eight state legislatures considering in order for high school seniors to graduate, they must pass a citizenship test.

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Category: News, Regional News
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Pope Francis is Cleaning Out His Closet – Raffling Items and Giving Money to the Poor

Pope Francis is cleaning out his closet - physically not metaphorically. He's raffling the items and giving the money to the poor.

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Longtime ESPN Anchor, Stuart Scott, Dies at Age 49

We are sad to announce that longtime ESPN anchor, Stuart Scott at 49-years-of-age, passed away this morning.

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Baltimore Ravens & Carolina Panthers Win Wild-Card Games

The Baltimore Ravens and the Carolina Panthers each advanced in the NFL playoffs on Saturday. Here's a recap of the day's games:

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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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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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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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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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