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UK Dorms Get Serious Upgrades [VIDEO]

My first dorm at Western was Bemis-Lawrence Hall. My Dad also lived there when it was brand new and an all-boys dorm in 1969. So, when I got there in 1994, needless to say it had aged a bit. It had a basic room with a twin bed, desk behind it, a tiny square and brown-colored fridge, a tiny closet, two shelves, and chest of drawers. Forgive me if when I watched this video of upgrades at a couple of University of Kentucky dorms, I sobbed a bit. Check these digs out!

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Logan’s Roadhouse Closes In Owensboro After Company Files For Bankruptcy

Logan's Roadhouse in Owensboro is no more. The signage was taken down. This comes after news broke Monday the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The initial story stated 18 locations would be closed but were not revealed. 

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Up, Down, And Dirty For A Cure Extreme 5K Mud Run Coming Up September 10th

The Up, Down, and Dirty for a Cure Extreme 5K Mud Run at Diamond Lake Resort is back! Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 10th.

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Student Science Competition Winners Showcase Their Inventions In Washington
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Kentucky Among States Invaded by So-Called ‘Super-Lice’

When I was a kid, going back to school meant many things, including checks for scabies and lice. Gives me the creeps just thinking about it.

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UK Football Coach Stoops Speaks at Ribbon Cutting for KY Children’s Hospital ‘Hall of Champions’ [VIDEO]

The Kentucky Children's Hospital in Lexington has a new section dedicated to the University of Kentucky that features pictures and artwork from UK athletes.

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92.5 WBKR via YouTube
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Tri-State Bucket List: Kelly Rae’s Country Cafe in Whitesville, Kentucky [VIDEO]

Well, I guess I wasn't paying close enough attention the last 6 years when I'd go out to or through Whitesville. Because right on Highway 54 sat Kelly Rae's Country Cafe.

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Here’s How to Kick a Dairy Queen Chocolate Xtreme Blizzard Up a Notch [VIDEO]

For my live broadcast at Dairy Queen in Beaver Dam Thursday afternoon, I was asked to select my Blizzard for the day, since one dollar from every Blizzard sold was going to the Children's Miracle Network.

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Nancy Grace Covers Case of Body Found in Green River [Video]

The story of a fisherman who discovered a body in the Green River is getting national news coverage thanks to Nancy Grace from HLN.  She covered the story on her show last night.  Here's the latest in the case.

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Annual Scripps National Spelling Bee Held In Washington, DC
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“Maintenance” Is The Most Misspelled Word In Kentucky

Can you spell it without looking it up? I cannot. I always want to put the entirety of the word "maintain" in it, I mean, that's the meaning. I would not do well at the National Spelling Bee. I would crack like this poor girl.

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KSP Seeking Suspect Using Stolen Credit Cards in Owensboro and Henderson

The Kentucky State Police need your help.  They're seeking a suspect using stolen credit cards in a variety of Kentucky cities, including Owensboro and Henderson.

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Grand Ole Opry via YouTube
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Bill Monroe Estate Sale Begins Thursday In Gallatin, TN [VIDEO]

Fans of Bluegrass icon and Rosine, KY native Bill Monroe will have their chance to bid on several of the legend's possessions. The Bill Monroe Estate Sale will begin Thursday at 8:00 a.m. just outside of Nashville in Gallatin. 

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Habitat For Humanity In Chicago - Day 4
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“Help Build Hope” This Saturday At The Owensboro Convention Center

This Saturday, July 30th, volunteers will be helping the Owensboro Family YMCA build interior and exterior house walls to donate to the local Habitat for Humanity.

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