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Happy Birthday To The United States Marine Corps [VIDEO]

Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you... Happy Birthday dear Marines, Happy Birthday to you!!

Please join with me in celebrating the 238th birthday of the United States Marine Corp! That's 238 years of honor, courage and commitment... pretty impressive if you ask me!

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Owensboro’s Veterans Day Parade To Be Held Saturday

With Veterans Day quickly approaching, there are several activities going on in the Tri-State area to honor those who have served our great military. The city of Owensboro is planning their annual Veterans Day parade for this weekend.

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Real or Not, Bigfoot Never Gets Old [VIDEO]

I dig Bigfoot videos. If you have a recorded Bigfoot sighting (and we HAVE had them around here), please upload it to YouTube. I love 'em. And here's the kicker...I don't even care if you faked it, so long as it looks like you didn't. They're awesome!

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How Much Did A New Ford Cost In 1940?

I've been to BF Evans Ford dozens of times. Heck, I've probably even walked past this sign dozens of times before, but only this past Friday did I take the time to read it.

It was a vehicle price chart from 1940! Yes, BF Evans Ford was kickin' in 1940, ha!

So, how much did vehicles cost back then? Take a look and see!

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Time-Lapse Video Shows Construction of Freedom Tower at Ground Zero [VIDEO]

12 years ago on September 11th, I was awakened by a phone call from my mom. When I answered, the first words I heard were, "We're under attack. Turn on the TV."

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Kentucky Museum Discovers 8th Grade Final Exam From 1912…And It’s Really Hard [VIDEO]

I think this is incredibly cool. The Bullitt County Kentucky History Museum has just added a unique piece to its collection. It's an essentially mint-condition comprehensive 8th grade exam written in 1912.

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Vimeo/South Cicero Media
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Local Filmmaker Keenan Powell to Release Documentary DVD About Owensboro’s Origins [VIDEO]

Owensboro Founding from South Cicero Media on Vimeo.

Owensboro filmmaker Keenan Powell has completed a documentary ABOUT Owensboro called Owensboro: Portrait from Middle America.

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Kentucky State Police Celebrate 65th Anniversary With Three Part Video

You have probably heard me express on many occasions my admiration and respect for the military, fire and rescue, police, and all of the other public service units.  These brave men and women, and their families, sacrifice so much for us that the words “Thank You” never seem like enough to me

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Flashback: The Kentucky Governor’s Cup Regatta Was the Only Thing You Heard 40 Summers Ago in Owensboro [VIDEO]

It. Was. Deafening. And it was very, very cool. I was a little kid when the Kentucky Governor's Race set up its base of operations 40 years ago on the Owensboro riverfront.

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Ramin Talaie/Getty Images
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Three Siblings Entering U.S. Military Academy Simultaneously for the First Time in 32 Years

On a day of remembrance and celebration of our freedom, we should also celebrate those young men and women who are beginning what they hope will be a long career of military service to our country. 

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Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce/Facebook
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Check Out This Vintage Photo of WBKR/WOMI

How's THIS for a blast from the past? 

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Kentucky’s Moonshine University Teaches Students White Lightning Culture

Some Kentucky students are drunk with anticipation about the prospect of making their own moonshine. Sure, it has been sometime since hardcore drinkers were forced to resort to toilet booze as a means for combating those extremely dry days of the prohibition period, but that isn’t stopping a few select students from revisiting their white lighting heritage at the Moonshine University in Louisville.

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