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Fundraiser to Send Wicked Curls to NYC This Weekend [Video]

By now, you have likely seen our story about Brendan Stewart.  The Owensboro dancing phenom, well on his way to becoming nationally known as "Wicked Curls", has won a scholarship to train in New York City this summer at the Broadway Dance Center.  And, Memorial Day weekend, there's a fundraiser in Owensboro to help raise money to get him there!

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Photo by April Beyke Henry
Photo by April Beyke Henry
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Holiday World Walk Raises Over $350,000 for JDRF

Yesterday's JDRF walk at Holiday World was a huge success.  The event raised over $350,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Fund!  And, Macy's Squad of Owensboro was there to lead the way on behalf of Macy Roberts, a young Highland Elementary School student who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes a few years ago.

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Holiday World to Host Diabetes Walk on Sunday, May 21st

Holiday World is hosting the 2017 JDRF One Walk this Sunday and the goal of the fundraiser is quite simple- to turn Type One Diabetes into Type None!  Here's how you can join in the walk and enjoy the day at Holiday World and Splashin' Safari!

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Strength for Trayce & Trevor via Facebook
Strength for Trayce & Trevor via Facebook
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Strength for Trayce & Trevor Fundraiser at Daviess County Fairgrounds [EVENT DETAILS]

The Daviess County Lion’s Club Fairgrounds will host a fundraiser Friday afternoon to help two sweet little boys who need our help!

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TREK Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Commemorative T-Shirt [Video]

Time flies when you're having fun . . . and when you're walking, running or biking from Calhoun, Kentucky to David Yewell's home on KY Hwy 56 during the Trek.  The Trek is the annual fundraiser for the St. Joseph's Peace Mission for Children and this year will mark the 20th anniversary for the event.  And we're celebrating with a very special commemorative t-shirt!  Here's a look!

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Perry County ‘Run for Your Mother’ 5K Run/Walk Set to Begin Sunday Morning at 8

What an awesome idea for Mother's Day. This Sunday morning, in front of the Perry County Visitor's Center, a 5K run/walk will begin at 8 to celebrate moms.

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Category: Charity, Events, Holidays
Kaitlyn Bristowe And Shawn Boothe Celebrate Their 1st Valentine's Day Together With Dunkin' Donuts Heart-Shaped Donuts
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Dunkin’ Donuts to Host Cops on a Rooftop for Special Olympics

On Friday, May 19th, the Dunkin' Donuts in Owensboro is going to look like it's being raided by the police.  But, don't be alarmed!  Police will be surrounding the location for sure.  Heck!  They'll even be on top of the building.  But they're going to be there raising money for a tremendous cause.

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Home Ownership Matters Fair Tomorrow in Owensboro

Do you currently rent your home? Or, are you looking to buy or build a new home? Does your home need improvements?

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Chad & Angel Promote the Junior Achievement Golf Scramble [Video]

The Junior Achievement of West Kentucky Golf Scramble is coming up Thursday, May 25th.  And Angel and I decided to hit the greens at Ben Hawes to help promote the event.  It didn't go very well.  LOL!

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Daviess County Public Schools
Daviess County Public Schools
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Owensboro Cancer Survivor Avery Murphy to be Honored in Louisville

Avery Murphy, a local childhood cancer survivor, is about to be recognized by the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society in a special ceremony next week in Louisville.

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Runner and Infielder Both Reaching Base
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Daviess County Panthers, Apollo Eagles Baseball Teams Go Head to Head for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

I tell you what...we are lucky to have the students and faculty that we have in Daviess County. Baseball teams from Apollo High School and Daviess County High School will take the field for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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Congress Digs In At Annual Hot Dog Day Lunch on Capitol Hill
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WBKR March of Dimes Yard Party Happening Today [EVENT DETAILS]

It's our first WBKR Yard Party of the year brought to you by Gorman Recruiting and what a great way to kick off the season! Helping the March of Dimes with great food and more.

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