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WBKR Takes the Polar Bear Plunge [Video]
The Polar Bear Plunge was Saturday morning at The Hines Center in Philpot.  And, for the second consecutive year, record crowds and participants turned out to raise money for and support Special Olympics Kentucky!  233 plungers walked the plank at the Hines Center lake and plunged into the chilly waters and, in doing so, they raised $55,000 . . . an all-time record for Owensboro's event.  As you k
WBKR’s Ultimate “Dirty Santa” Party Is Saturday!
The last two years, to help raise some money for the WBKR/WOMI Telecom Pioneers Christmas Wish program, we invited you to WINGS GONE WILD!  This holiday season, WBKR has come up with an awesome, new event to help launch our fundraising season!  That's right!  We're taking a popular holiday game and super-sizing it!  We want you to come play DIRTY SANTA with us at our first-ever ULTIMATE DIRTY SANT
Fight Cancer And ROCK IT WITH RYLAN!
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