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Where Does Kentucky Rank in the Most and Least Expensive States to Live in the US?

So, you think living in Kentucky is tough? Nah, it's cheap. Want to live in Hawaii? Most expensive state in the union. According to a report by  CNBC, which studied how much it cost for  the average home, gallon of milk and some ground beef, monthly energy bill rates and a typical doctors' appointment and they come up with the most expensive states to live.

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NCAA Bracket Invitations=Panic Attack

I don't how it happened, but "March Madness" snuck up on me this year. This week, I received at least three email invitations and one Facebook message to get in on an NCAA pool. The good thing about joining an online pool is, you usually don't have to make a monetary investment and you can win some sweet prizes, including money. But isn't spending money to make money the honorable thing to do? I fall for it everytime.

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Photo by Dave Spencer
Photo by Dave Spencer
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Dave Spencer Has a Ghostly Encounter on a Bowling Green Bridge [VIDEO]

My sister gave me a cool book for Christmas called "Weird Kentucky." It's full of odd facts, strange happenings, bizarre history, and generally kooky information about the Bluegrass State. It also lays out the locations where you can go to encounter ghosts.

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Andy Lyons, Getty Images Sport
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Murray State Is Undefeated No More

It's a good thing I have a smart phone or I wouldn't have seen the breaking news on Twitter. #9 Murray State was the last undefeated team in the country. Thursday night, Tennessee State beat the Racers at home 72-68, proving the Ohio Valley Conference is no joke.

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‘Bluegrass & Backroads’ Premieres Sunday Morning on KET [VIDEO]

I want Bob Schrader's job! And if I can't have that one, I'll take Matt Hilton's. Actually, it wouldn't be a good idea for either of those events to come to pass. Bob and Matt are the creators of "Bluegrass & Backroads," a KET program that explores the qualities, lives, and stories that are unique to Kentucky. As you know, I love to travel. And these guys get paid to do it!  Without them, we wouldn't have one of the coolest shows on television.

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College Football Rivalry-Palooza! (I Still Don’t Root For UK)

Two of the fiercest college football rivalries are on tap this afternoon and tonight.  Tennessee vs. Florida (in progress) and Kentucky vs. Louisville.  And who am I rooting for in each game?  Well I think you know were my alliances lie in the UK/Louisville contest.  In the other game, I'm rooting for the GATORS!  Here's why.

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Courtesy of flickr user Christian Haugen
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Planned Bill Monroe Film Isn’t the First Time Kentucky Has Gone Hollywood

Or maybe I should say it isn't the first time Hollywood has gone Kentucky. It's one or the other. Maybe it's both. But as we await the arrival of the Bill Monroe movie, I thought it would be fun to take a look at other films that have been shot or partially shot in the Commonwealth.

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Classic WBKR License Plate & Bumper Sticker
Classic WBKR License Plate & Bumper Sticker
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Vintage WBKR [AUDIO]

Hi this is Steve Horn, I grew up listening to WBKR as a kid and loved it then as still love it just as much today! I've been an employee here at WBKR since 1989. Here's a little history about 92.5 FM WBKR  that you may or may not have known about? WBKR has been on the air since 1948, cranks out 100,000 watts of power; covering 4 states and over 200 counties, been helping families in need in the tri-state since 1976 with our WBKR Christmas Wish Program, covering NASCAR races for ma

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Just What We Needed, Another Way for Gas Prices to Rise

I don't know about you, but I'd grown rather content watching the gas prices fall below the $3.40 mark. Of course, after writing that sentence, I think, "Wow, how we lower our sights." But yeah, it's nice seeing more fuel go into my tank for less money

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Sam Wants YOU!!!
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Sam the Intern: TV Star???

Hey, Gang!  Sam the Intern needs our help!!  He recently auditioned for a gig as a cohost on the Commonwealth Network's television show, Kentucky Sports TV, which hosted by Matt Jones!  Sam made the trip to Lexington to audition in front of a panel of judges and now the decision has been turned over to us!  Yep!  THE PUBLIC GETS TO VOTE!  So, here's how you do it.

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Lady Antebellum PRE-SALE!!

Lady Antebellum fans!  WBKR has some AWESOME news for you!  Lady Antebellum is coming to the Kentucky State Fair, Thursday, August 18th and tickets go on sale to the general public on Monday, June 13th.  HOWEVER, here at The Country Station, 92.5 WBKR, we are offering YOU a special PRE-SALE!!  That pre-sale runs Friday, June 10th from 10am through 10pm (Eastern Standard Time).  So, what do you say?  Are You Looking For A Good Time??  You want the PASSWORD???

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Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images
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Free Fishing For Kentuckians This Weekend!

I'm sorry to say I can't remember the last time I went fishing,  I've been wanting to for a long time this weekend may be a good time to do so.  It's National Fishing Week June 4th & 5th to promote fishing for all Kentuckians and the best part is you can fish anywhere in Kentucky without fishing license. 

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