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WBKR Joins Movement to Keep Evansville Beautiful

This is cool and we are VERY proud and honored to be a part of the movement.  Keep Evansville Beautiful is a citizen action group dedicated to creating a "beautiful, healthy and inviting outdoor environment in the greater Evansville area."  And WBKR is joining its sister stations across the river as an official sponsor of the group's efforts.  In fact, our station logo is now prominently featured on Keep Evansville Beautiful's trash boxes.  LOOK!

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Brasher Bogue Facebook
Brasher Bogue Facebook
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Brasher Bogue Hosting “Real Friends” Concert at KMS

Last October, the boys of Brasher Bogue hosted a concert at Kentucky Motor Speedway, but the weather that night took a toll on the show. Well, we're heading back to Whitesville this Saturday to give er another shot!

If you haven't had the chance to check out our local talent, this is the show for you!

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Wendell Foster via Facebook
Wendell Foster via Facebook
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Wendell Foster Hosting Family Day and Concert Saturday!

Join the Wendell Foster Center this Saturday, May 17th for Family Day and a FREE concert! Family Day activities include face painting, a cake walk, pie eating contest and more. This will take place from 11:30am - 2:00pm.

Jeremy Calloway will be in concert following those activities starting at 2:00pm in the Sensory Park at the Wendell Foster campus.

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Friday After 5, via Facebook
Friday After 5, via Facebook
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Friday After 5 Kicks Off This Week!

Friday After 5 is one of my favorite things about summers in Owensboro. I love going down to the riverfront and enjoying all of the fun activities they have. FA5 is fun for your whole family and the fun begins THIS Friday, May 16th!

Check out the musical line-up for this week!

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David Sacks, ThinkStock
David Sacks, ThinkStock
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Hwy 54 Yard Sale THIS Week!

Who doesn't love a good bargain? I LOVE yard sales and looking thru old things in search of a good paint job and some new life! If you love bargain-hunting too, you'll love the Hwy 54 yard sale!

The 50 mile event stretches from Owensboro to Leitchfield. The Spring event is May 1st, 2nd and 3rd.

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Thierry Roy, ThinkStock
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Gospel Concert Fundraiser To Be Held At Central City Convention Center

Join a great cause on Saturday, May 3rd at the Central City Convention Center. A gospel music concert benefiting the Muhlenberg County Special Olympics will begin at 6:30pm and feature performances by Anointed, The DeArmond Family and Mrs. Janet M. Cunningham.

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USI Seeking Public Input on New Mascot Design

After unveiling their new logo last week, the powers-that-be at the University of Southern Indiana decided their prized mascot, Archibald Eagle could use a makeover as well, and are looking for your help to decide between two new possibilities.

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Roger Hayden via Twitter
Roger Hayden via Twitter
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Owensboro’s Roger Hayden Auctioning Boots To Benefit Injured 12 Year-Old

Professional motorcycle racer Roger Hayden, Owensboro native, is auctioning off a pair of his race boots for a 12 year-old boy recently injured in a race. Gage Beland of Lake Odessa, Michigan was in a bad crash on March 10th while racing the Volusia, Florida flat track, the same track the Pros raced on the day before.

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Dominkab, Thinkstock
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Ohio County Conservation District’s Annual Tree Seedling Giveaway

The Ohio County Conservation District's annual Tree Seedling Giveaway in celebration of Arbor Day, is this week. This event is always a very popular one and the seedlings are sure to go fast!

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Lincoln Amphitheatre via Facebook
Lincoln Amphitheatre via Facebook
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Lincoln Amphitheatre 2014 Season To Open With Lincoln Musical

The Lincoln Amphitheatre is a 1500 seat covered amphitheater located inside Lincoln State Park in Lincoln City, Indiana. The 2014 season is set to kick-off with a tribute to its namesake with their signature musical A. Lincoln: A Pioneer Tale.  

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