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I Found Some Awesome Things At Preservation Station [PHOTOS]

Being that I used to live on the West side, I knew that the old West Louisville Elementary School had been transformed into Preservation Station. I knew that there were vendors inside and that it looked pretty cool in pictures, but until last weekend, hadn't been yet. To be completely honest, I figured it was 30% cool stuff and 70% junk. Sorry, that's just what I thought. But, my goodness was I wrong! Sunday, I headed out Hwy 56 to check out Market Days, which happens the first weekend of each month.

I was more than impressed! It was amazing!! Over 100 vendors, live music... I was in awe! AND... more importantly, I snagged some really cool, unique finds! Check out what I found...

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Dave Spencer Reveals Stills from His ‘Volumes of Blood’ Cameo [SOMEWHAT GRAPHIC IMAGES]

It was mid-September on a Saturday night, and I decided to pay a visit to the library. It was a dark but not stormy night. (Actually ALL nights are dark...never quite understood that classic opening line.)

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Dave’s Owensboro Bucket List: The Big Dipper [VIDEO]

For many who will see this, I'm preaching to the choir when I rave about The Big Dipper, one of the most popular businesses in all of Daviess County, and maybe western Kentucky. (I have good friends who don't live here who never miss an opportunity to go to the Dipper when they're in town.)

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OPD Offers Safe Trick-or-Treating Tips

The Owensboro Police Department wants a happy, safe Halloween for all kiddos. They issued these helpful tips to ensure that's what happens!

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Downtown Fall Fest In Owensboro Coming November 8th

Puzzle Pieces and the City of Owensboro will host the Downtown Fall Fest Saturday, November 8th at McConnell Plaza 10:00am-2:00pm. Join in on all the fun down by the river!

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2014 Kraftucky Arts & Crafts Expo

Experience the region's best arts and crafts at Kraftucky! The event is November 7th - November 9th at the Owensboro Convention Center. Expect to see thousands of arts and crafts items for sale, from jewelry to glass art.

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Produced and Filmed in Owensboro, ‘Volumes of Blood’ Closing In on Production Finish Line

Vobanthology! Say it with mee...VOBANTHOLOGY! Actually, it should be spelled like this--VOBanthology. As in the Volumes of Blood Facebook page.

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Dave Finds Two Cards You May Never Have Seen Before [VIDEO]

They are two relics of a bygone era. First of all, I don't even think they make Pride Furniture Polish anymore. And I KNOW there's no longer any use for a Gabe's Dinner Club Card.

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Tracy Cecil
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Join WBKR For Kids Helping Kids Thursday [VIDEO]

It's no secret how dedicated we all are here at WBKR to the cause of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Our entire community has taken it upon itself to continue to fight for childhood cancer research and that extends to our kiddos, as well. On Thursday, two of my favorite kids will be here at the station to raise money for the "sick babies".
My Carsyn planted and picked some punkins' that she'll be selling for a donation and Gavin Howard will be here with t-shirts for sale that he designed!
Check out this video Carsyn made telling you all about her punkins...

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Jaclyn Graves
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Carsyn’s Kindergarten Field Trip To Trunnell’s Farm Market! [VIDEO]

Remember how exciting it was to go on a field trip during school?!? I totally remember! Even thou she's been there dozens of times, Carsyn has been counting down the days until her Kindergarten class at Sutton Elementary took a trip to Trunnell's Farm Market. Well, today was the day!

Here she is with her classmates and teacher, Mrs. Hoffman, telling you what their favorite part of the trip was...

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Dave’s Owensboro Bucket List: Reid’s Orchard, the Apple House, and FUDGE [VIDEO]

I've had a lot of fun taking you through some of the locations I consider essential to anyone in Owensboro who has never visited them. Certainly Reid's Orchard must be on this list.

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Josh Merritt Performs an Original Song “Summertime Vibe” Live on WBKR [VIDEO]

When Josh Merritt stopped by Wednesday afternoon ahead of his live set at Show-Me's of Owensboro, he played an old Warren Zevon song that I was hearing for the first time...AND he played a very cool original.

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