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Trevor Brooks Coming To Country Con [VIDEO]

Coming to the Owensboro Convention Center, a week from THIS Saturday, it's Country Con! We've been introducing you to the 50 emerging artists playing on three stages and here's another, Waxahachie, Texas native Trevor Brooks!

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Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images
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Website Identifies the 10 Most Redneck Cities in Kentucky

Some wear the term "redneck" proudly as an indication of their heritage. Others think the term is derogatory. So this list will swing two ways.

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Kentucky Kookers Benefit For Glass & Morris Families Sunday At Diamond Lake

The Kentucky Kookers will be doing a benefit fundraiser for the Glass and Morris families who lost their children in a car crash on HWY 56 Saturday August 22nd.

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Drafthouse Films via YouTube
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TWO and Daviess Co Library Team Up For “SchlockOrama” [VIDEO]

I know I've said before and I'm saying it again. I LOVE bad movies! I'm an avid Mystery Science Theater 3000 and RiffTrax fan. Last year, my buddy Wesley Johnson at the Daviess Co. Public Library put together the first "SchlockOrama" series. It was so much fun, the Library is kicking it up a notch this year by teaming with the Theater Workshop of Owensboro to present "SchlockOrama: A Tribute to Cult Cinema" at the Trinity Theater on the first Tuesday of every month beginning in September!

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Our Day With WKU Football [VIDEO]

As a proud Western Kentucky University alum, I'm always ready to support my Hilltoppers. But, after spending some time on The Hill last week checking out Western's football facilities and practice, I'm more ready for the season to get started than ever!

Brett and I spent several hours in Bowling Green getting a tour of the facilities and checking out practice. To say we were blown away is a complete understatement.

Check it out for yourself...

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Miss America Organization via YouTube
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Vote Madisonville Native Katherine Kelley for America’s Choice [Vote]

Madisonville, Kentucky native Katherine Kelley is the current Miss Nevada and on September 13th, she'll compete for the title of Miss America.  And YOU can help her win the crown.  The Miss America Pageant is giving the American public the chance to choose a semifinalist and each contestant has filmed a video to try and lock down your vote.  Here's Katherine's!

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Up, Down, And Dirty For A Cure Extreme 5K Mud Run September 19th [VIDEO]

The Up, Down, and Dirty for a Cure Extreme 5K Mud Run at Diamond Lake Resort is back! Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 19th and take a walk down memory lane and watch when Chad and Jac gave the wall on the mud run course a test run.

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Kentucky High School Student Caught on Camera Hitting a Teacher [VIDEO]

Jefferson County Public Schools have begun an investigation after a video showing a student hitting a teacher was published online.

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Bimbo Bakeries Issue Voluntary Regional Recall Of Certain Breads

Bimbo Bakeries USA has initiated a voluntary regional recall of certain bread products under the Sara Lee, Kroger, Bimbo, Nature's Harvest, Great Value, and L'Oven Fresh brands due to the possible presence of fragments of glass caused by a broken light bulb at one of its bakeries.

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Olivia Lane via YouTube
Olivia Lane via YouTube
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Meet Country Con Artist Olivia Lane [VIDEO]

Olivia Lane started performing as a small child for her parents in their Houston living room. Her mother was a singer and she saw the budding talent in her daughter, allowing her to sing in choir and in community theater. After a stint studying theater as USC in Los Angeles, Lane grew to love songwriting which brought her to Nashville. We are proud to present Olivia Lane to you and Country Con, Saturday, September 12th at the Owensboro Convention Center!

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All-Gender Restrooms At WKU This Fall

Western Kentucky University is changing four of its all-family bathrooms on campus to all-gender status this fall.

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Chris Hondros/Newsmakers via Getty Images
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Here Are Eleven ‘Firsts’ Which Kentucky Can Claim

Okay, so using a golf cart frame to create the first ever mobile living room may not be 'historic' per se. But the other ten things on this list qualify, I'd say.

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