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Joey Chestnut in Owensboro for World Mutton Slider Eating Championships [Video]

Some of the most competitive professional eaters in the world are in Owensboro this weekend for the World Mutton Slider Eating Championships.  And Angel and I had the chance to chat with Joey Chestnut about the contest and how he's preparing to eat 10 pounds of mutton (or more) in ten minutes!

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St. Pius Cooking Team Missing from International Bar-B-Q Festival [VIDEO]

The sights, smells and sounds of the 39th Owensboro International Bar-B-Q Festival will be taking over downtown this weekend, but one staple cooking team will be missing that’s participated for all 39 years.

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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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Category: Charity, Events, Videos
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Rough River FB
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Rough River Dam Resort Lodge Summer 2017 Concert in the Park Series Lineup!

A little over an hour outside of Owensboro, KY, lies a hidden gem. With beautiful lake views and a ton of things to do, Rough River Dam State Resort Park needs to be on your summer bucket list! Rough River Dam State Resort Lodge has over 40 rooms for guests and 20 cottages if you are wanting a little more privacy.

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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
iTheatrics via YouTube
iTheatrics via YouTube
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Seussical Jr. the Musical in Owensboro this Weekend

One of the most performed shows in America, Seussical Jr. the Musical, is taking over the Empress Theatre in Owensboro this weekend! It’s a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza for the entire family!

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Via Emily Clark Shelton Facebook
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City Hosting LIVE on the Banks Concert Series [SCHEDULE]

The City of Owensboro is sponsoring a free LIVE concert on the river this summer.  The concerts will take place May through September with the first concert starting Saturday, May 20.  Check out the full list of entertainment!

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‘American Idol’ Making a Return [VIDEO]

I was listening to the news this morning and heard that 'American Idol' would be making a return! How exciting is this? Will we have another Carrie, Kellie, Scotty, Trent or Lauren in our future? I sure hope so!

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Barb Birgy via WBKR Facebook
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Balloons Over the Garden & Dazzling Daylilies Festival Returns [EVENT SCHEDULE]

The Western Kentucky Botanical Garden will host the 8th Annual, Award-Winning, Balloons Over the Garden & Dazzling Daylilies Festival and you can be there to experience it all! Save the date.

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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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Burns Middle School Cheerleading via Facebook
Burns Middle School Cheerleading via Facebook
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Burns Middle School Cheerleader Camp Fundraiser [COUPON]

There's a fundraising event in Owensboro to help the Burns Middle School Cheerleaders attend camp. You can eat great food while helping the cause!

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Take A Tour Of O.Z. Tyler Distillery In Owensboro [VIDEO]

We recently had the opportunity to take a tour of the O.Z. Tyler Distillery on the west side of Owensboro.  Check it out!

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