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ROMP 2014 Cooks Up Some Fine Music And Tasty Food! [PHOTOS]

I think it's safe to say by now that we all know how much I love food, right? Well, leave it up to me to be blown away by the amazingness of the food at ROMP Fest 2014, ha! Of course the music is awesome. But, I bet you had no clue how huge of a selection of food ROMP has to offer.

Well, take a look at some of this year's food options for you, while you're enjoying some of the best music around this weekend at ROMP. You'll see some local favorites, some organic options and a place that puts anything and everything on a biscuit! Mmmm....

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Back Alley Musicals Presents “The Carousel”

Back Alley Musicals is proud to present their summer show, Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Carousel". The show will be at The Riverpark Center in Cannon Hall July 19th and 20th and again the 26th and 27th.

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Rick Diamond/Getty Images Entertainment
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Old Crow Medicine Show Returning To ROMP, Releasing New Music [VIDEO]

You recall I showed you all those ticket stubs the other day; well, I didn't have the one from when I went to the 2007 Master Musician's Festival in Somerset. It was at that show I saw Old Crow Medicine Show live for the first time. The newest members of the Country Music Hall of Fame will be returning to ROMP at Yellow Creek Park in Owensboro this Saturday night.

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Owensboro Area Quilter’s Guild Quilt Show 2014

I've always been in awe of those who have sewing talents. And, one of my favorite things I own is a quilt my Grandmother Graves made for me when I was a baby. If you're like me and truly appreciate the craft of quilting, you're going to be very excited about the upcoming Owensboro Area Quilter's Guild, going on this week!

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Steve Frost, katifcam
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Texas Roadhouse Hosting Rib Eating Challenge For A Cause

Texas Roadhouse of Owensboro is hosting a rib eating challenge between Owensboro's finest. Tuesday, June 24th at 5:00pm, the Owensboro Police Department and the Owensboro Fire Department  will square off to see who can win the food challenge!

The winning team will receive $1000.00 from Texas Roadhouse toward the charity of their choice. The winner will also get a "Dine to Donate" night on Wednesday, June 25th, where 10% of all food sales will be donated as well.

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OPD Opens Citizen’s Police Academy Registration

Every year the Owensboro Police Department hosts the Citizen's Police Academy, I always want to join... but, usually forget to register, ha. Well, not this year! My registration application is filled out and on the way to OPD... you should join me!

Here's more info from the OPD on what to expect from the academy:

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Dave Adds Former Childhood Hangout Miller Lake to a YouTube List of Creepy Abandoned Places [VIDEO]

I couldn't count how many visits my family, friends, and I paid to Miller Lake when I was a kid. That was THE place to be in the summertime. The floating docks, sliding boards, paddle boats, concession stand (a fudgesicle was a MUST)...it was perfect.

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dcplibrary2020 via YouTube
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Daviess County Public Library Publishes Behind-the-Scenes Recap of River City Festival of Films [VIDEO]

On March 1st, 2014, the Owensboro Convention Center played host to the annual River City Festival of Films--an extraordinary event which has grown by leaps and bounds since its beginnings in a vacant space at Towne Square Mall.

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It Only Takes ONE Minute To Enter To Win A Car! [VIDEO]

I get it... you're busy. Sara's at soccer, Billy has baseball and your in-laws are coming over for dinner... it's a busy day. But, I don't know anyone who is too busy to take ONE minute out of their day to possibly win a 2014 Chevy Spark!!

How hard is it to enter... watch this and see!

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Jac’s Big O Party TODAY!

By now, surely everyone around these here parts knows how great a cook Jerry Morris is, right?!? Well, today, Jerry and his Angels for Ashley cooking team are right here at the station, cookin' up some delicious plate lunches for y'all! How does a pulled pork sandwich, potato salad and baked beans sound? Yummy!

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OPD via Facebook
OPD via Facebook
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Meet Vendo: The OPD’s New K-9 [PHOTO]

The Owensboro Police Department has made an addition to its' already impressive police force... Meet Vendo! Vendo is the latest K-9 member of the OPD!

Here's more info from the OPD about the cute pup!

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Steve Frost, Thinkstock
Steve Frost, Thinkstock
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70th Anniversary Commemoration of D-Day Event Schedule For Owensboro

On Saturday, June 7th at 1:00pm, there will be a 70th Anniversary Commemoration of D-Day at the Owensboro Sportscenter. This event will honor veterans who served in World War II and recognize the 70th anniversary of the Allied Invasion at Normandy, France.

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