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Big O Yard Party Friday!

Join us Friday for Jac's Big O Party! We'll be joined by the Green River Area Down Syndrome Association with lunch from 11a-1p and your chance to win Liquid Ninja Big O Music Fest tix!

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THE FOLKLORE FRACTURER

A milk kaleidoscope? This looks like a job for...The Folklore Fracturer! (But then it actually worked.)

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“Fifty Shades Of Grey” Trailer

It's (finally) here... the official "Fifty Shades Of Grey" trailer!!!!!! The movie doesn't come out until Valentine's Day 2015, but I'm already counting down the days! Watch the trailer here!

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New Ride at Holiday World

Tonight, Holiday World officials are set to make a MAJOR announcement about a brand new ride coming to the park in 2015! And here's what we already know.

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RIDE ‘EM COWBOY

My friends from the Grand Ole Opry may have solved my bicycle helmet problem.

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Jac’s Big O Yard Party Friday!

We hope that you're making plans to join us again this Friday for another Jac's Big O Party! We are SO excited to be joined this week by our friends from the Buddy Walk! The Green River Area Down Syndrome Association will be on hand, preparing lunch for y'all!

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Fifty Shades of Grey via Youtube
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Watch The Official “Fifty Shades Of Grey” Trailer: Not Safe For Young Eyes

I'm not a reader. I'm not gonna lie to you and say that I am, I'm just not. While admitting that, do you know how long it took me to read the Fifty Shades Of Grey trilogy? Ten days. Yes, three books in ten days. There's no shame in my I-just-couldn't-stop-reading-about-the-many-red-hot-layers of Christian Grey game. (See what I did there?!?)

So, you can imagine my anticipation for the movie. Even thou the movie won't be here until Valentine's Day 2015, the official trailer has been released. (I've already watched it 5 times, haha!)

DISCLAIMER: THIS VIDEO IS NOT FOR ANYONE UNDER THE AGE OF 18 OR WHO EMBARRASSES EASILY. YES, ADULTS ONLY PEOPLE! OH... ENJOY ;)

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Video courtesy of Heath & Molly Eric
Video courtesy of Heath & Molly Eric
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The 2014 BPA Northern Zone World Series Opening Ceremonies [Video]

Last night, for the second year in a row, I got the chance to emcee the opening ceremonies of the BPA Northern Zone World Series here in Owensboro.  Teams from five states (Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Michigan) are hand to compete in three age divisions: 8U, 9U, and 11U.  Check out this video from last night's big event.  The teams were going crazy when we announced each one competing.  These kids are ready to PLAY BALL!!  Watch!

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Major New Ride Announcement Tonight at Holiday World

I cannot wait!  8:30pm CST tonight, Holiday World is set to make a MAJOR new ride announcement.  And they have been teasing us and dropping hints about it for months with their ingenious and clever website 66 Days at Sea. For the last 60-something days, the amusement park has been slowly giving clues and tonight the folks that have made educated guesses and wild stabs in the dark will learn if they were right, wrong, or close.  While we don't know exactly what the park is going to announce, there are a couple of things we are sure of.

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Take A Listen To The “Beachin” Remix! [VIDEO]

This is gonna be one of those "you'll either love it or hate it" songs, ha! You know me, I love me some country music and I love me some rap and r&b, so I'm cool with it. Jake Owen's "Beachin" is the perfect song for summertime and he's released a remix.

Yep... he's added T-Pain and Mike Posner to the chill song and spiced it up a bit.

Check it out and decide for yourself if you like it!

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Daviess County Back To School Schedule

Yesterday, I posted the back to school information for Owensboro City Schools, today, here is the information for the Daviess County Public Schools System.

The first day back for students is Wednesday, August 13th, but there are registration/orientation dates you should be aware of.

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Chilling Trailer for Angelina Jolie’s “Unbroken” [Video]

While I was on vacation I went to the movies in Sarasota to see Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.  And, as good as that movie was, THIS is the one I have been thinking about since I left the Regal 20.  I caught the trailer for Unbroken, a new feature directed by Angelina Jolie.  It gave me chills, nearly brought me to tears and I can't wait to see it this December.  Check this out!  I promise that you'll be moved in two minutes.

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Your summer won't be complete without a trip to the 94th Annual Vanderburgh County 4-H fair. Rides, contests, games and tractor pulls! Trade in your points for two tickets. You'll receive special instructions below when you claim your tickets. There are only 15 pairs available!

To see the Schedule of Events click HERE

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See Last Weekend’s Evansville Outdoor Expo Talent [VIDEO]

This past weekend, we hosted the Evansville Outdoor Expo at the Old National Events Plaza. On the Expressway Ram Stage,  Stephanie and Kris Ford from Sons of Guns and The Edwards Family from Swamp People along with reptile handlers and fishing experts did interviews, meet and greets and hands-on demonstrations. If you missed it, check out our video below.

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Owensboro Public Schools Orientation/Registration for 2014-2015 School Year Begins This Week

I don't have anything official, but it sure does feel like summer 2014 went by a little too quickly, right? Ready or not, it's already time for orientation and registration for the 2014-2015 school year.

The Owensboro Public School System kicks off their orientation/registration for city schools this week.

Here is the full schedule:

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