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KSP Investigating Fatal Fire In Henderson

The Kentucky State Police released information regarding an arson investigation into a fatal fire in Henderson.

Official Statement from the KSP:

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Category: Regional News
Boys of Broad via Youtube
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Boys Of Broad’s Official VIDEO For “Whiskey Wink”

We've been talking about it and here it is! Check out Muhlenberg County's own Boys of Broad and their official video for "Whiskey Wink"!

These guys are a total class-act and this video is awesome! Lovin the WBKR shout-out guys, we appreciate it!

Y'all check it out and show these local boys some love!

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WBKR “Thank A Farmer”: Beste Farms in Mount Vernon, Indiana [VIDEO]

WBKR and Moore Ford Chrysler in Hartford continue our Thank A Farmer series. This week, we travel up to Mount Vernon, Indiana to visit some great friends of mine at Beste Farms. If you've ever seen a show of mine or heard me talk about my friend Katie, this is her family.

Take a look as David "Combine" Beste, Clint "Cornhead" Beste and I talk about the long history of Beste Farms.

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Jaclyn And Paige Invite You To The Buddy Walk! [VIDEO]

The Green River Area Down Syndrome Association invites you to the 2014 Buddy Walk! This amazing event is in downtown Owensboro, Saturday, September 27th.

I had the pleasure of making a new friend at our Big O Yard Party, here at the station on Friday. I'd love to introduce you to Paige. She's 11 years old and would LOVE for you to come hang out with her and her friends at the Buddy Walk!

Take a look!

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Daviess County Lions Club Fair THIS Week!

Corndogs, funnel cakes and carnival rides... You can't go thru summer without going to the fair, right?!? Lucky for you, the Daviess County Lions Fair is THIS week! The fair kicks of Wednesday, July 23rd at the Daviess County Fairgrounds in Philpot.

An exciting new change this year is going to save you money! Now, with your paid admission to the fair, the carnival is included!

Here is the schedule for this week...

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Traffic Restrictions Along US 231 Begin July 23, 2014

A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) plans to restrict traffic for asphalt paving along US 231 in OHIO County on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

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Category: News, Regional News
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Kentucky.com via YouTube
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Hartford’s Ramsey Carpenter Crowned Miss Kentucky [VIDEO]

This is beyond words. Saturday night I noticed my Facebook feed was starting to blow up with posts about the Miss Kentucky pageant in Lexington. It turns out a young lady from Hartford, my hometown, won the pageant!

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Thank A Farmer – Cecil Farms Produce [VIDEO]

WBKR and Moore Ford Chrysler's "Thank A Farmer" series continues in West Daviess County, KY at Cecil Farms Produce. Take a look as we talk to Ryan Cecil and his sister, Suzanne Cecil White about their family history with farming and what the operation is today.

Cecil Farms Produce not only supplies produce locally, but all over the country.

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Thank A Farmer – Trunnell’s Farm Market [VIDEO]

We've all heard the saying, "If you've got food to eat, thank a farmer". Well, here at WBKR, along with Moore Ford Chrysler, we want you to help us Thank A Farmer. We'll visit several farms around the Tri-State area, focusing on those who put food on your table.

Today, let's head out Hwy 431 to Utica and chat with Kevin Trunnell of Trunnell's Farm Market. We all know about their awesome Family Fun Acre, but we'll also talk about how he got his start and the delicious foods and products that Trunnell's has to offer.

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Final Battle For The Big O Audition This Saturday at Show Me’s

Do you know someone who has the talent to stand on stage and open the 2014 Big O Music Festival?  Well, they need to come see us THIS WEEK!  Our final Battle for the Big O audition of the season is Saturday evening at Show Me's of Owensboro.  So far, we have seen an incredible amount of talent and have filled eleven spots in our finale event.  Just a couple more slots remain.   Get full details and find out who's already qualified for the finale here!!

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ROMP 2014 Cooks Up Some Fine Music And Tasty Food! [PHOTOS]

I think it's safe to say by now that we all know how much I love food, right? Well, leave it up to me to be blown away by the amazingness of the food at ROMP Fest 2014, ha! Of course the music is awesome. But, I bet you had no clue how huge of a selection of food ROMP has to offer.

Well, take a look at some of this year's food options for you, while you're enjoying some of the best music around this weekend at ROMP. You'll see some local favorites, some organic options and a place that puts anything and everything on a biscuit! Mmmm....

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Tickets For The USA Gymnastics Championship In Louisville, On Sale Now

If you're a gymnastics fan, you'll want to take a look at this! The USA Gymnastics Championships are coming to Louisville! The national championships for acrobatic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics and trampoline/tumbling will be held at both the Kentucky International Convention Center and the KFC Yum! Center.

The five-day event is scheduled for July 15th - 19th and tickets are on sale now. The finals for the majority of the senior elite events are set for Saturday, July 19th at the KFC Yum! Center, beginning at 6:00pm (EST).

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