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Radio Shacks, Including Several in Kentucky, Closing by the Hundreds

Radio Shack has been one of the handiest retail outfits that has existed in my lifetime. Working in radio, that makes sense. But the advancements made in technology over the last 20 years--and they've come at a far more rapid pace in the last 10--are rendering the electronics chain somewhat obsolete.

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Danny Beeler, Heart of the City Design
Danny Beeler, Heart of the City Design
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2015 Big O Music Fest Date Released!

 

The Party of the Year is back! Get out your phones and mark your calendars, the date for the Big O Music Fest is set! In the past we've seen Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Jake Owen and more... Who will rockin' that crazy stage this year?!? While the artists for 2015 won't be announced for another month, the date has been, so go ahead and get excited!

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Mashable via YouTube
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Louisville to Be the Future Home of Nation’s Largest Indoor Bike Park

I have done a lot of back road traveling in western and central Kentucky, and yet I never knew there was an old abandoned limestone mine in Louisville.

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Western Kentucky University Tabbed as One of the Nation’s Most Beautiful Campuses

I spent half the 80's at Western Kentucky University. And even then, as a naive kid, I got how cool that campus was...despite that half-mile walk up the hill everyday.

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Louisville Comes Roaring Back from 18-Point Deficit, Knocks Off North Carolina in OT

I watched as much of the Louisville/North Carolina game as I could while down in Nashville. Then I had go and do other things. And when I left to go and do other things, the Tar Heels had opened the second half on a 7-0 run and were leading the Cardinals by 18.

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UK the Nation’s Lone Unbeaten Team after ‘Bama Win and Virginia Loss

Kentucky fans were no doubt watching with great pleasure as the Wildcats routed yet another overmatched SEC opponent, this time Alabama--final score 70-55. This completes the season sweep of the Crimson Tide for UK. But another score MUST have caught their attention as well...and may have been met with mixed emotions.

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UK, EKU Football Players Involved in Weekend Fight

I would imagine that one of the last things the proprietor of a bar in Richmond, Kentucky expected to happen at his place of business over the weekend would end up involving athletes from the University of Kentucky, Eastern Kentucky University and the police.

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Arrest Made In Arson Case Spanning Two Years In Ohio County

The Ohio County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in an arson case. This case has spanned over two years and involves over 20 arson incidents, burglary and criminal mischief.

Here is the official press release from the Ohio County Sheriff's Office:

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Lynn's Paradise Cafe Official/Facebook
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Lynn’s Paradise Cafe Owner Offers Up Popular Recipes In Restaurant’s Abscence

It's hard to believe but it's been two years since Lynn Winter closed her popular and very unusual restaurant in Louisville. Since then, businesses in the area (Barrett Ave) have seen reduced foot traffic and last week, vandals made their mark on one of the statues. Despite all the drama surrounding whether or not Winter will sell, she's offering up a couple of her most popular recipes, including her Bourbon Ball French Toast.

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Vice-President Joe Biden, Former President Bill Clinton to Attend Senator Wendell Ford’s Owensboro Funeral

The Owensboro funeral service for former United States Senator and Kentucky Governor Wendell Ford is scheduled for Tuesday morning, 11AM at First Baptist Church.

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Kentucky Doctor Charged in Five Deaths

I ran across a bizarre and frightening story about a doctor in Kentucky who's been charged in the deaths of five of his patients. And he's a PAIN doctor!

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Category: Health, Kentucky News
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Brooklyhn Woods via YouTube
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Meet Brooklyhn Woods! [VIDEO]

In case you missed out this morning, Brooklyhn Woods stopped by the Midday Show! She's a true Kentucky girl with traditional country roots and a great voice.

Check out the video for her single, "When You Love A Wild Thing"...

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