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Take a Look at Eight Creepy Abandoned Places in Kentucky…Well, Nine

Yeah, I gotta say "nine" because of the attached photo of Miller Lake, a summertime Daviess County hotspot many, many years ago.

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Dave Spencer Spends the Day at (and Does a Little Work on) the Miller Farm in Island [VIDEO]

Back in August, during our Thank a Farmer series, we spotlighted the Miller Farms in Island, Kentucky. And during my visit, Jonathan Miller invited me back. Last week, I took him up on it.

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Kraftucky
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2014 Kraftucky Arts & Crafts Expo

Experience the region's best arts and crafts at Kraftucky! The event is November 7th - November 9th at the Owensboro Convention Center. Expect to see thousands of arts and crafts items for sale, from jewelry to glass art.

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KentuckySports.Com Analyst Breaks Down UK/Mississippi State Game

I can't remember the last time Kentucky hosted the nation's number one team during the football season, but on Saturday afternoon, the Wildcats will do it again.

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Uncle Lee’s–a Muhlenberg County Institution–Is Closing

 

Wow, I miss it already.

Uncle Lee's on Main Street in Greenville, Kentucky is set to close for good after nearly 40 years in business.

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Kentucky Tabbed #1 in USA Today Coaches Poll, Will Play Six Games Against Top 10 Opponents

First of all, let me tip my hat to the University of Kentucky football team. It's GREAT to have good football to watch as we basketball fans await the arrival of the first pre-season college hoops poll.

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Kentucky Senatorial Debate Gets Heated [VIDEO/POLL]

Monday night, GOP leader and Senator Mitch McConnell debated his Democratic opponent, KY Secretary of State Allison Lundergan Grimes for the one and only time prior to the November 4th elections and it was heated to say the least.

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Dave Spencer
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Where Are the Most Haunted Places in Kentucky? [VIDEO]

I think, by now, we're all familiar with the Waverly Hills Sanitorium and its spooky history, its use as a tuberculosis hospital, and its popularity as a destination for tourists looking for great Halloween scares.

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Kentucky Senate Candidates On KET Tonight

Election Day is less than a month away, have you decided who you're voting for? And more importantly, why you're voting for that person? I understand that the voting process can become quite tainted with all of the ads, but it is one of our greatest responsibilities as a citizen and we should all prepare ourselves more than we do.

The US Senate race here in Kentucky is one of the most watched and most influential races this year. Tonight, on KET (7:00pm CST), Sen. Mitch McConnell and Sec. of State Alison Grimes will discuss important issues in the Senate race.

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Jaclyn Graves
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I Tried To Get Off The Floor While Wearing The OPD’s 90lb Bomb Squad Suit… It Didn’t Go Well [VIDEO]

Last night, at the Citizens Academy with the Owensboro Police Department, was Hazardous Devices Unit night.... aka,The Bomb Squad. Officer Flory and Officer Alsip spoke with our class about all of their training, job duties and even showed off different types of (non-active) explosives and gear. Being the closet nerd that I am, I found it really fascinating.

The amount of knowledge that they must acquire is crazy impressive. And that suit... y'all, that beast weighs 90 pounds! So, naturally, I put the suit on and tried to get up from laying on the floor. How did it go? Not great, haha! Take a look...

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Bigfoot in Kentucky? Maybe, Maybe Not, But There’s a Blog About It [VIDEO]

Now, Kentucky does have its share of creatures of folklore. The Sheepsquatch anyone? What about the Pope Lick Monster? Yes, they belong to the Bluegrass State.

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What Don’t You Know About Kentucky?

Do you know what Kentucky has in common with states like Washington, New York, Maine, Hawaii, and others? Do you know that I really shouldn't even call it a state?

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