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Breaker Breaker 1-9.  Wake up every weekday morning with The CB RADIO SHOW with Chad Benefield and Brett Wharff.  It airs Monday through Friday from 6am to 9am CST right here on WBKR, WBKR.com and live anywhere on RadioPup!

THE CB Radio Show will get you going and rolling daily with hilarious segments like Morning Show Mutiny, the Tuesday Tirade, Weirdo Wednesdays, Yard Sailors, and our daily Blonde Moment featuring WBKR midday gal, Jaclyn Graves!

Plus, The CB Radio Show features great interactive contests like Border Wars (our Kentucky vs. Indiana trivia contest), Drive-Thru Price is Right, Math Car, Where in the Cell are You? and more.

And, of course, The CB Radio Show is keeping some of the most popular personalities from The WBKR Waking Crew like Nashville Kat, Jimmy Parrot, Monica the Twitter Gal and Kizzy!

For the best country music and the most laughs in the morning, tune into The CB Radio Show with Chad and Brett!

Brett the Thumbsucker/Chad the Drama King

We’ll put some country in your drive!

 

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M-F 5:00 am - 9:00 am

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Henderson Chevrolet Buick GMC – Your Last Stop for Oh Christmas Tee’s!!

It is your final chance!!!  Your final chance to snag a WBKR Christmas T-Shirt and we will be broadcasting live from Henderson Chevrolet, Buick, GMC tomorrow from 4-6pm!

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Category: What's New
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Chad Has Cameo & Gets Murdered in Volumes of Blood Horror Film [Photos]

You've seen Dave Spencer's photos.  Now here are mine.  We are both pumped to be a part of the new horror movie anthology, Volumes of Blood.  A couple of weeks ago I went over to the Daviess County Public Library to shoot my death scene.  It's really gory, but was a lot of fun!  Check it out!

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Duckcammer via YouTube
Duckcammer via YouTube
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Colonel Charles Shelton: The Last P.O.W. of the Vietnam War [Video Tribute]

If you live in Owensboro and western Kentucky, you are likely very familiar with the story of Colonel Charles E. Shelton.  The Daviess County native is immortalized downtown on the riverfront with an impressive freedom memorial that recounts the fact that he is the last P.O.W. of the Vietnam War.  And now, there's a stirring video tribute and retelling of his harrowing and heroic story.

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Bronson The Cat – The Sparky Pet With a New Forever Home

Last Thursday a cat named Apple came in to the station with our good friend John Austin from Sparky!  All day Thursday and Friday my coworkers were telling me non stop that I needed to get this cat and take it home.  So I made the call and gave Apple a forever home.

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What’s Cookin’?: Smashed Potatoes Recipe

Here's a fun twist on mashed potatoes . . . just in time for Thanksgiving!  This morning on our What's Cookin'? segment on The CB Radio Show, Mary Higginbotham, from the Daviess County Cooperative Extension Office, shared this amazing Kentucky Proud recipe!  It's for Smashed Potatoes!

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Photo by Kevin Bowlds
Photo by Kevin Bowlds
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The Barb Crashes After the Eric Church Concert [Photos]

One second she was talking a mile a minute about how awesome Eric Church was in concert and how hot she thinks he is.  The next second she literally crashed and burned!  That's precisely the effect a 4-hour concert, 4 extra large draft beers and a dark Audubon Parkway have on WBKR's Barb Birgy.  Seriously, on the way home from The Ford Center Saturday night, we truly lost The Barb!  And we have the photos, in chronological order, to prove it.

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The Eric Church “Drink In My Hand” Sing-A-Long at The Ford Center [Video]

Who saw the Eric Church concert at The Ford Center Saturday night?  It was incredible!  Eric played for two hours straight and this was definitely one the highlights.  He turned his hit "Drink In My Hand" into a sing-a-long and the crowd went crazy and just belted it out with him.  WATCH!

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Theme Park Review via YouTube
Theme Park Review via YouTube
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Skyscraper: The World’s Tallest Roller Coaster [Video]

Sign me up!  Ya'll know I am huge roller coaster fan.  And I absolutely cannot wait for 2017.  That's when Skyscraper is set to open at Skyplex in Orlando.  When it debuts it will officially be the world's tallest roller coaster.  Yep!  It's over 500 feet tall and the ride will last 4 non-stop, action-packed, twisting and turning minutes.  Here's an awesome preview of the ride.  Check it out and decide.  Would YOU ride this?

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The Owensboro-Daviess County Christmas Parade is Saturday

It's where Kentucky starts Christmas!  And the 78th Annual Owensboro-Daviess County Christmas Parade is at 4:30pm, Saturday, November 22nd in downtown Owensboro.  Here's everything you need to know about this year's parade.

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Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images
Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images
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Smoking Now Banned on State-Owned Properties in Kentucky

Effective today, smoking is banned in state-owned properties in the state of Kentucky.  The Commonwealth has the highest rate of adult smokers in the nation and the sixth highest youth smoking rate.  And, now, lawmakers have done something about it.

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Kevin Winter GettyImages
Kevin Winter GettyImages
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Tyler Farr’s Venison Cube Steak Recipe

We love the Big Green Egg for sure, and it never ceases to amaze me what people can and WILL cook on this thing.  I've seen a pizza made on this and it was delicious.  Tyler Farr has his own recipe for the Big Green Egg and it looks pretty tasty.

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Owensboro Girl to Sell Cookies for St. Jude

Alexis Thompson joined the CB Radio Show to tell us all of a wonderful fund raising project she is working on.  Like I said on the show, we love a great fundraiser, and we certainly like cookies.

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