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*UPDATE* WBKR’s Hell on Wheels II Tickets On Sale Now

UPDATE: Miss the chance to get tickets to Hell on Wheels II? It's your lucky day! SIX more tickets have been released for the October 25th event. These tickets are available on a first come first serve basis. If you are interested in purchasing tickets, call Roxianne at 270-683-1558!

Wanna get the crap scared of you?  Here's your chance!  WBKR and Henderson Chevy Buick GMC are teaming up for Hell on Wheels II and we're loading 56 victims (er, we mean "passengers") onto a United Coach and heading to the Louisville area on Saturday, October 25th.  We'll visit three haunted attractions (some of the best and scariest in the state) in one night!  Wanna know where we are going and how to get tickets.  Then keep reading . . . IF YOU DARE!

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Jaclyn Graves
Jaclyn Graves
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My Car Got Broken Into… In Nashville [PHOTOS]

Monday was supposed to be zoo day. Carsyn and I had gone to Nashville Sunday for her first ever Titans game and Monday was a continuation of our Mommy/Daughter get-away. Turns out, some jerk (sorry, but that's how I feel) didn't feel the same way about us getting to pet the kangaroos. I'm still bitter about that.

While leaving the hotel early Monday morning to head to the zoo, I noticed some broken glass outside Carsyn's seat. Turns out, the glass was from my car window.

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St. Jude Patient Update: Ella Dreamer [Video]

If you have ever tuned into the WBKR/Poole's Pharmacy Care St. Jude Radiothon, you are very familiar with the name Ella Dreamer.  A couple of years ago, Jaclyn and I introduced you to Ella and her mother Jeanna and we revisit and update their story each year.  In fact, the two were the inspiration behind our original St. Jude song "Dreamer."  Since 2010, Ella has been battling a rare cancer called Adrenalcortical Carcinoma and has been declared terminal.  But you won't believe the latest news!  There has been a miraculous and unexplained development.

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Erin Grant
Erin Grant
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UPDATE: We Located The Owners Of The “Ell-Bee” Board

Wow! What a difference a blog and a Facebook post makes. As you recall, I wrote about the mysterious board propped up beside the building at WBKR. I had a few theories, but after a few hours, we got this message....

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Harlem Globetrotters v World All-Stars At The Thomas & Mack Center In Las Vegas
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World Famous Harlem Globetrotters Returning to Ford Center January 18th

The world famous basketball team will bring their game to the Ford Center in downtown Evansville to take on their favorite whipping boys, the Washington Generals.

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Photo by Patty Millay
Photo by Patty Millay
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What’s Cookin’?: Patty’s Smoked Chicken Vegetable Soup

Patty Millay is back in the WBKR studio this morning with a delicious new What's Cookin'? recipe.  How does Smoked Chicken Vegetable Soup sound?  Yeah!  Our mouths are watering too.  Check out this recipe!

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Photo by Jenny Howard
Photo by Jenny Howard
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Gavin Howard Unveils New St. Jude T-Shirts [Photos]

Last year, during the WBKR/Poole's Pharmacy Care St. Jude Radiothon, Gavin Howard, of Knottsville, Kentucky, made a whopping presentation to our tote board.  He brought in an envelope containing $12,000!  He made that money selling t-shirts he designed.  With our 2015 Radiothon just about 5 months away, Gavin is at it again.  He has a new design and even bigger fundraising goal in mind.

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Pumpkin Spice Frappé [RECIPE + SKINNY VERSION]

On a budget this time of year? Me too! But, um… it’s also that time of the year for our favorite coffee flavors to tempt our palate with detectible delights! Let’s be honest ladies and gents, do we really want to wait in line to order and pay five bucks a cup? No, I thought not

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UPDATE: President Obama’s Visit To The Tri-State [VIDEO]

We have an update from Jaclyn Graves as the tri-state gets ready to see and hear from President Obama.

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Best Places to Go Apple Picking in the Tri-State

Fall, stepping out into the crisp air just as you are warmed by the feel of warm sun.  Snuggle into your sweatshirt as you enjoy the sensations of the coming season.  What better way to experience the bounty of nature than a trip to an orchard? Following are a few local suggestions

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