As many of you know, beating cancer is very close to out hearts at WBKR. We are gearing up for our annual Denim and Diamonds fundraiser, benefitting St. Jude, next Friday night. When I read this story earlier this week, I thought it was well worth sharing with all of you.
I was brought to tears as I read a story on Yahoo News yesterday. Colin Hayward Toland has dreamed of helping others for years. The NYPD made those dreams come true on Monday as they named him an honorary officer for the force.
Devasted. Several of us here at WBKR are just devastated. News has surfaced that disco legend Donna Summer passed away this morning at the age of 63. I grew up in the 1970's . . . during Summer's heyday . . . and her music was most definitely part of the fabric of our young lives.
Have you seen this? This is asbolutely moving and empowering and it's become an Internet sensation with over a million views. Kelly Clarkson recently burned up the Pop charts with her #1 hit single, "Stronger." And, now the song is achieving even greater heights because of the latest group of folks to perform it. Meet the young cancer patients of Seattle Children's Hospital. They kn
Four-time Major League Baseball All-Star Jack "The Ripper" Clark is in Evansville today for the Evansville Cancer Center's 10th Annual Men's Health Prostate Cancer Awareness Program. This morning, on The WBKR Waking Crew, Moon and I had a chance to talk with Jack about his career in baseball and his own personal experience with colorectal cancer. Take a listen . . .
February is one my favorite times of the year here at WBKR. That's when we get to rally your support to help raise money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis. For 26 hours over two days, we ask the tri-state to join us in the fight against childhood cancer. We introduce you various families who have had to hear those words, "Your child has cancer." Well, I'm quite sa
Charlie Daniels fans! We have some exciting news for you! Daviess County's RELAY FOR LIFE is Friday, May 20th (at Diamond Lake Resort and Campground) and one of our fundraising teams has come up with an AMAZING way to raise some money for the American Cancer Society! Phil Storm, with Storm's Trophies in Owensboro, has snagged a FIDDLE from CHARLIE DANIELS! It's autographed and comes with a let