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Owensboro Based “Huts for Haiti” Looking To Make Global Impact [VIDEO]

Huts for Haiti is an Owensboro-based non-profit looking to make a huge impact on the people of Haiti. I had the pleasure of learning more about this wonderful group of people on Friday at Shoe Stop while broadcasting with the Angels for Ashley cooking team during their fundraiser. I interviewed the visionary for Huts for Haiti and this mission is impressive, to say the least.

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Angels For Ashley Holding Fundraiser For Huts For Haiti

By now, you've surely heard of Jerry Morris and the Angels for Ashley cooking team and all the great work they've done around the Tri-State. This amazing team has raised thousands and thousands of dollars for families and organizations and they are adding a new beneficiary to their work. On Thursday and Friday of this week, they will be cooking for Huts for Haiti at Shoe Stop.

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SC Featured, via ESPN
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When Father’s Day Is Every Day: A Pete Frates “Ice Bucket Challenge” Update [VIDEO]

We all remember the Ice Bucket Challenge from last year. People from all over the world joined together in the fight again ALS. But, do you remember how the challenge got started? It began with Pete Frates.

ESPN's SC Featured updated us on Pete and his condition today, on Father's Day, and for a very good reason. Pete is now a Daddy and even though he can't verbalize his feelings, his pride and joy are obvious. This story is not only about Pete's love for his daughter, but for Pete's father's love for him.

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Knottsville’s Gavin Howard Awarded Scholarship

We've know that Knottsville's Gavin Howard is a very special kid for several years, but now he's gotten some national attention. Gavin was nominated for a scholarship from Kohl's from Mike Mudd and guess what? They agree with us as to how special Gavin is!

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The 18th Annual Trek Unveils Taylor Widmer T-Shirts [Video]

Participants in the 18th annual TREK for the St. Joseph's Peace Mission for Children will be proudly wearing orange and navy blue this year.  The Trek's t-shirt design for 2015 honors former Apollo High School student and Trek supporter Taylor Widmer, who was tragically killed in a car accident last year.  The shirts are awesome and here's a sneak peek!

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2nd Annual Moonlight Ride for St. Jude Tonight in Downtown Owensboro [Video]

The 2nd annual Moonlight Ride for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is TONIGHT in downtown Owensboro.  If you'd like to be a part of this awesome event, you still can!  Though online registration closed a couple of days ago, we'll have on-site registration available for just $35 per person.  Here are the complete details and a really cool video about the event that features local St. Jude patient, Ben Halbig!

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Photo courtesy of the American Cancer Society
Photo courtesy of the American Cancer Society
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Cancer 911: Relay For Life Saturday at Daviess County High School [Schedule]

The 2015 Relay for Life is THIS Saturday at Daviess County High School.  The theme of this year's Relay is Cancer 911 and organizers have been hard at work putting together the event.  In addition to a brand new start time, this year's Relay returns to DCHS for the first time in six years.  Here's the full schedule of activities planned!

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monkeybusinessimages, ThinkStock
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The Malco Kids Summer Film Fest Begins This Week

I can't believe it either, but summer is here! And, that means the Malco Cinema 16 in Owensboro is here, too!

Their Kids Summer Film Fest kicks off this week, June 2nd and 3rd. The film fest offers some of your favorite movies on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in June and July for only $2.00!

Here's the line-up...

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Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images
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Speedway Children’s Charities To Host Inaugural Drag Race At Kentucky Speedway

For the first time in its history, Kentucky Speedway in Sparta is opening its doors to the public and offering them the opportunity to drag race on the track's backstretch. The inaugural "Shifting Gears for Kids" Drag Race will be held this Friday night, June 5th from 6:00 p.m until 11:00 p.m. (Eastern time).

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Rick Diamond/Getty Images
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Leigh Anne Tuohy To Speak At Owensboro Convention Center August 22nd

Leigh Anne Tuohy is coming to Owensboro! The woman, whose story inspired the book and film ('The Blind Side') about her adopted son, now NFL offensive tackle Michael Oher will be speaking at the Owensboro Convention Center Saturday night, August 22nd at 7pm.

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St. Wendel’s Third Grade St. Jude Donation [VIDEO]

For the last three years, Mr. Nowak's third grade class at St. Wendel Catholic School has taken in St. Jude Children's Research Hospital as their class community project. Every year, Chad and I take the trip to the school and celebrate with the kiddos and hear just how much money they have raised for the hospital.

This past Tuesday we were able to go see the students and their big reveal!

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Relay Rally Monday Night At Ohio Co. Family Wellness Center

Here's a really neat event happening in Hartford Monday night at the Family Wellness Center. The "Relay Rally" will offer a a class sampling for $5.00 per person for members and non-members to try each of their group classes which include, Zumba, Spin, Aquacise, Cross Training, and Yoga. It's 5:30pm-7pm.

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