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Catherine Peachey Fund via You Tube
Catherine Peachey Fund via You Tube
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Susan G. Komen Tissue Bank Hosting Tissue Collection in Newburgh Saturday [VIDEO]

Have you ever wondered what you can do to help prevent breast cancer on a more personal level? The Susan G. Komen Tissue Bank at the IU Simon Cancer Center offers the opportunity for women to donate tissue, whether they've had cancer or not, to lead to a better understanding of the breast cancer process.

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Run for Moonshine at the Diamond Dash 5K Moonlight Trail Event

New Beginnings and Diamond Lake Campground Resort are teaming up for an exciting 5K event.  It's the Diamond Dash 5K Moonlight Trail Run and it's coming up Saturday, May 21st.  Registrations are underway now, but the deadline to guarantee an official Diamond Dash t-shirt in your size is coming up May 6th.  Here's how you can enter to run in this unique, fun and thirst-quenching event!

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Fisher-Price Issues Swing Recall

Fisher-Price has issued a recall on infant cradle swing, due to a fall hazard. They are issuing this voluntary recall for three swing-n-cradle models sold in the US. According to this Consumer Product Safety Commission report, "when the seat peg is not fully engaged, the seat can fall unexpectedly, posing a risk of injury to the child".

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An Evening With Oprah - Sydney
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Oprah And I Are Not Fans Of Drinking Water

I love Oprah Winfrey! She's a media mogul, a producer, an actress, a pillar of women's empowerment, yet, she's not a fan of drinking water. What do you know? Neither am I.

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Hunter Industries via YouTube
Hunter Industries via YouTube
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Celebrity Landscaper Ahmed Hassan Doing Workshops At Western Kentucky Lifestyle Expo [VIDEO]

The Greater Muhlenberg Chamber of Commerce is presenting the first annual "Western Kentucky Lifestyle Expo in the Park" on Saturday, April 16th. In addition to booths with clothing, home and garden supplies, home decor furniture and more, former DIY Network "Yard Crashers" host and celebrity landscaper Ahmed Hassan will be conducting two workshops at the event at 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm.

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Why Do People Dump Dirty Diapers in Parking Lots?

Pardon the pun . . . by why do people feel the need to dump dirty diapers in parking lots?

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New Law Allows Florida Residents To Break Into Cars To Save People, Pets

All eyes will be on Florida this week as voters head to the polls for the Presidential primary. However, a new state law went into effect last week that will save the innocent lives of pets and people.

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Category: Animals, Health, News, What's New
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A Very Important Person in My Life, Whom I Don’t Remember, Has Passed

I got a phone call earlier today from my mother and she informed me that a lady who was very important to me in my young life had passed away.

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Kentucky Derby via YouTube
Kentucky Derby via YouTube
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Two More Area Women Vying For Spot in Survivors Parade At Kentucky Oaks [VIDEO] [VOTE]

The Survivors Parade at the Kentucky Oaks is a march of breast and ovarian cancer survivors down the track at Churchill Downs. It will take place on Friday, May 6th, the day before the Kentucky Derby.  We introduced you to Terika Kemp of Owensboro, we've learned two more area women are in the running to be chosen for the parade.

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Local Woman Vying for Spot in Kentucky Oaks Survivors Parade [Vote]

There's a relatively new tradition at the Kentucky Oaks.  It's the Survivor Parade, a march of breast and ovarian cancer survivors at the Churchill Downs race track.  This year, 142 survivors will be chosen to walk in the parade right before the running of the 142nd running of the Longines Kentucky Oaks race.  And an Owensboro woman is the running for a spot in the parade and you can help her claim a spot.  Here's how . . .

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Daviess County Middle School Providing Smoothies For Students [VIDEO]

Things just got a little sweeter for the students at Daviess County Middle School. The school recently received a grant in conjunction with the "Fuel Up to Play 60" program thru the National Football League and the National Dairy Council. This program encourages students to improve nutrition and physical activity at their school.

DCMS had a "Smoothie Kick-Off" Thursday during lunch, so naturally Chad and I had to check it out! 

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Birmingham Women's Hospital Offers Technological Advances In Its Care
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Owensboro Health Announcing New Camera System For Neonatal ICU [VIDEO]

A premature baby needs a lot of care and sometimes his or her family can't be there for every check-up or procedure. At Owensboro Health, the NICU is introducing a new camera system for parents to check in on their little ones whenever they want.

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