Contact Us
Regional News

Regional News

Steven Brown (Ohio County Detention Center)
Steven Brown (Ohio County Detention Center)
[

Police Searching For Escaped Inmate [PHOTO]

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

Read More

cell
[

Tri-State Users Report AT&T Outage

Users in the tri-state have reported an outage in AT&T services. The company has been notified and are working to restore service. The outage is due to equipment issues - if you are an AT&T user, you may experience issues with placing or taking phone calls.

 

Read More

Category: Regional News
Stockbyte
Stockbyte
[

Southern Indiana is Getting a New Area Code

It was announced today by the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission that Southern Indiana will be incorporating new area code 930 into new phone subscribers due to the shortage of 812 numbers.

This change is considered an "overlay" which means only new subscribers will receive the new area code but we will all have to use the 10-digit number because there will be two area codes in the same area

Read More

EPD
EPD
[

Evansville Police Department Needs Your Help to Find a Missing Man

From the Evansville Police Department: Evansville Police are trying to find 36 year old Jason P. Smith. His family reported him missing on Sunday afternoon.

Smith was last seen walking in the 4600 block of Stringtown

Read More

Category: Regional News
Photo courtesy of WKU
Photo courtesy of WKU
[

WKU Grad’s Sitcom Nominated for an Emmy

This is pretty cool.  WKU grad and Hartford native, Kirker Butler, is hard at work these days co-executive producing and writing the sitcom The Neighbors.  And, now, his show has garnered an Emmy award nomination!

Read More

Rachel Penecost Facebook
Rachel Penecost Facebook
[

SURPRISE Welcome Home For Greenville Teen Injured In Car Accident

On May 21st, Greenville teenager Rachel Pentecost was injured in a terrible car accident. After taking three hours just to get her out of the vehicle, she was rushed to the Owensboro hospital. Being as severely injured as she was, they life-flighted her to Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville. Well, after months of recovering and intensive physical therapy, Rachel is coming home!

Rachel's family is planning a surprise "Welcome Home" for her and you can be there!

Read More

Category: Events, Regional News
Uncork the Uplands
YouTube
[

Indiana Wineries Make Food and Wine Fun at Uncork the Uplands [VIDEO]

When you think of Indiana, most people envision cornfields and cattle, not vineyards and wineries. However, a one-day event scheduled as part of the Indiana Uplands Wine Trail hopes to, perhaps, add a little more fun and refinement to the community.

Read More

emptypockets-630x472
[

New Report Finds Working Class Hoosiers are Basically Screwed

Working class families across Indiana continue to struggle, as a new report finds that more residents have been falling into the “low income” bracket since the brutal recession began in 2007.

Read More

Hemera
Hemera
[

McLean County High School Cheerleaders Hosting Youth Camp

The McLean County High School Varsity Cheerleaders are hosting a youth cheer camp Saturday, August 3rd from 9:00am - 2:00pm. The camp is for ages four through the eighth grade. While you can register the day of, you can save some money by registering early!

Read More

Diane Williamson
onstarconnections.com
[

Indiana Woman Becomes the Voice of OnStar Navigation

If you need of directions, you just might be getting a little Hoosier hospitality the next time you use your navigation system.

That’s because General Motors has begun phasing in 48-year-old Diane Williamson of New Albany, Indiana as the new voice for the popular OnStar navigation and safety feature that can be found in many of GM's automobiles.

Read More

Facebook
Facebook
[

Meteorologist David Heckard Leaving Eyewitness News

The weather team at Eyewitness News is losing a familiar face.  David Heckard, who started working for WEHT in Evansville in 2006, announced yesterday via Facebook page that he is taking the next step in his career.  Wanna know where he's going?

Read More

Kenergy Facebook
Kenergy Facebook
[

Kenergy’s “Beat The Peak” Thursday, June 27th

Kenergy is asking for your help! If you are a Kenergy customer, they are asking you to help "Beat the Peak" Thursday, June 27, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

With the high humidity, they expect to hit a peak for the month of June tomorrow afternoon between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m.

Last year, Kenergy started the Beat the Peak program. It is totally voluntary and last year, members did a great job of helping. 

Read More

Category: Regional News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbkr.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WBKR quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on WBKR quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!