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Pennyrile Parkway, Henderson to WK Exchange, Is Now Officially I-69

The Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway in Hopkins, Webster, and Henderson counties, a 42-mile stretch, has been officially renamed Interstate 69.

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GoFundMe Account Set Up for Family of Allen County Girl

The tragic news of the death of 7-year-old Gabriella Doolin of Allen County has left a good many Kentuckians reeling. Any loss of a child is horrific, but this little girl's death has been ruled a homicide by the Louisville Medical Examiner's office. You just can't wrap your brain around it.

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Gov Beshear Orders All Flags At Half-Staff In Honor Of Paris Victims

Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff today (11/16) through Thursday (11/19) at sunset in honor of the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris, France last Friday.

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Evansville’s Collin Clarke Places 5th At Kentucky Muscle Competition [VIDEO]

This is one unforgettable story. 22-year-old Collin Clarke is from Evansville. It has always been his dream to compete in a bodybuilding competition. He achieved that dream over the weekend in Louisville at the Kentucky Muscle show.

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Death of 7-Year-Old Allen County Girl Being Treated as a Homicide

There's been horrible, horrible news coming out of Scottsville, Kentucky the last 18-24 hours. The body of a little girl was found in a creek behind Allen County High School Saturday night following a pee wee football game.

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Golden Partners Travel Group From Owensboro Are Safe In Paris [PHOTOS]

With the Paris terrorist attacks over, many Americans are wanting to know if their family, friends, and loved ones are safe. One such group from Owensboro is in Paris, the Golden Partners senior citizen group. They are affiliated with the Owensboro HealthPark. 

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Christmas Wish Letter Deadline 12-16-15

UPDATE - 2015 LETTERS ARE NO LONGER BEING ACCEPTED BUT YOU CAN DROP OFF DONATIONS AT THE CHRISTMAS WISH OFFICE ACROSS FROM BEDLAND AT TOWNE SQUARE MALL.

 

The Christmas Wish office will officially open on Monday, November 30th in Towne Square Mall in Owensboro, but the letters are already rolling in. We want to make sure that everyone who needs a jolly little helper this year gets the help needed. If you or someone you know will need the help of CW this season, now is the time to get your letter in.

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'Los Juegos Del Hambre: Sinsajo - Part 2' Madrid Premiere
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Jennifer Lawrence Sets Record Straight On Hand Washing And She Trips On The Red Carpet [VIDEO]

Louisville Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence had an eventful week to say the least. Why can't we have bidets in America?

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Carpet One Honored For Dedication To Veterans

Carpet One Floor & Home of Owensboro is proud to give back to those who have given their service to our country. Yesterday, they were honored with a shadowbox containing steel from Ground Zero. Carpet One is a proud contributor to the Building for America's Bravest, which provides smart homes for veterans who have been severely injured or disabled.

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Fake UFO In California Turns Out To Be Kentucky-Related [VIDEO]

Someone in California and Nevada must have been a little too excited about 'The X-Files' is coming back to TV or they are glued to the new season of 'Fargo' (mini-spoiler!), however the light in the sky turned out to be a scheduled unarmed missile test courtesy of the USS Kentucky.  Here's video of the, at first, unexplained incident. 

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Gov. Beshear Orders Flags To Half-Staff In Honor Of Fallen Kentucky Officer

Governor Steve Beshear has directed that flags be at half-staff at all state office buildings in Kentucky on Wednesday, November 11th. The order is in honor of Richmond Police Officer Daniel Ellis, killed on November 6th, in the line of duty. He died less than two days after he was shot while searching an apartment for a robbery suspect.

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NintendOwensboro Celebration This Saturday At The Daviess Co. Public Library [VIDEO]

30 years?! Yes, it's been 30 years since the world was introduced to the original Nintendo game system. I got mine for Christmas. It came with 'Super Mario Bros.' and 'Duck Hunt', remember the pistol/zapper? Sadly, it would be the last game console I would own; I never graduated to Super Nintendo.

This Saturday (11/14) at the Daviess Co. Public Library, all of the Nintendo gaming systems will be available for everyone to play at the NintendOwensboro Celebration!

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