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Mountain Workshops Profile Karen Glenn — Mom, Aunt, Grandmother, and Legal Guardian to 11 Kids [VIDEO]

Remember the 70s/80s drama Eight is Enough about the couple who had eight kids? Well, the Bradfords have NOTHING on Karen Glenn.

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Ron ‘Bumblefoot’ Thal Reflects on Guns N’ Roses: ‘Grateful for All the Experiences’

Ron "Bumblefoot" Thal has gained new perspective as he works on a solo album during some down time for Guns N' Roses, with whom he's played guitar since 2006.

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Mountain Workshops Profile Army Armstrong AKA ‘Mr. Knuckles’ [VIDEO]

What an extraordinary find are these Mountain Workshops profiles of Kentucky communities, and even more so because of the time they spent in Owensboro last week.

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Mountain Workshops Focus On Owensboro Residents: “Butch’s Bliss” [VIDEO]

The Mountain Workshops set out each Fall to capture the untold stories of towns throughout Kentucky. Along with faculty from Western Kentucky University, they "explore the richness of the community, the beauty of landscape and the possibilities and challenges of visual storytelling." (via MountainWorkshops.org)

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Mountain Workshops Profile Owensboro Legend Hal Miller [VIDEO]

Thirty-seven years ago, a group of Western Kentucky University students and faculty traveled to western Kentucy and Tennessee for a photo essay project on the last one-room schoolhouses in those regions.

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Daviess County Public Schools Celebrate Their Staff

During the month of October, there are two appreciation periods for the people who help with our kids every day. National School Bus and National School Lunch appreciation weeks are this month to show support and give thanks to these vital members of the school staff

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UK Sophomore Alex Poythress Says Why Not Go for 40-0 [VIDEO]

With the Kentucky Wildcats putting 6 of the top 10 freshmen in the country on the floor for the 2013-2014 college basketball season, there's been talk that this is the best team John Calipari has ever had.

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October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer awareness month. It started almost 25 years ago to help raise awareness and educate us on this horrible disease. It is also a reminder to get screened or to help us remind those we love to get screened

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Fall Fire Season

Fall is a great time of year, and one of my favorite things about fall is sitting around a bonfire on a chilly night roasting marshmallows and sharing stories. But just remember to be extra careful with your bonfire

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Website Helps Track Fall Leaf Color Change Across KY

Now that fall is here, there are many aspects of the season to enjoy! From pumpkin in just about every form to the cooler weather and the fall sports, there is so much about fall we all love.

Another one of the aspects I love about fall is the color change that comes with it

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OPD Lt. Graduates From FBI National Academy Program

Congrats are in order for Lt. Ed Krahwinkel of the Owensboro Police Department! He recently graduated from the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia.

Here's some more information via the OPD:

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Andy Brasher and Elliott Sublett Perform ‘Indian’ Live at WBKR [VIDEO]

The last time Andy Brasher dropped by the WBKR studio, I casually referred to it as "Wednesdays with Andy." Well, another Wednesday rolled around, and my good buddy Andy Brasher dropped in again. And he brought a friend.

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