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Erin Grant
Erin Grant
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My Day With Big Red [PHOTOS]

A couple of Saturdays ago, Owensboro Technical and Community College hosted the Grant Talbott Memorial 5K. Little did I know, I would be involved with at least the pre-race hub bub. I was assigned to help out this guy/girl.

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WBKR
WBKR
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Jaclyn Reveals Her Kentucky Derby Outfit – Will She Be Able to Get Her Hat into the Car?

What must you wear to the Kentucky Derby? A big ole' hat! And, y'all know I just had to get a giant hat, ha! The only problem is, I didn't account for getting into my car. Take a look, it gets interesting, ha!

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Stephen Dunn/Getty Images
Stephen Dunn/Getty Images
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Former NFL Star Ickey Woods To Appear At Sports Cards Show This Weekend [VIDEO]

Do you remember the "Ickey Shuffle"? You may have seen former Cincinnati Bengals running back Elbert "Ickey" Woods recently in this memorable Geico commercial. He will be in Owensboro this weekend!

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Andy Lyons/Getty Images
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UK’s Karl-Anthony Towns Signing Autographs, Aaron Kizer Performing May 7 at Convention Center

 

The UK Wildcat tour of the Bluegrass continues May 7th when Karl-Anthony Towns comes to the Owensboro Convention Center to sign autographs. But that's not all.

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OwensboroCenter.com
OwensboroCenter.com
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UK Legend Kyle Macy to Speak at Owensboro Friends of Scouting Fundraiser

First Security Bank is hosting the Friends of Scouting Fundraiser to benefit the Lincoln Heritage Council boy scouting programs this Thursday, April 30th, 6:30PM at the Owensboro Convention Center. And guess who's coming to dinner?

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Steve Frost, ThinkStock
Steve Frost, ThinkStock
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Alma Randolph Charitable Foundation Hosting Ladies Luncheon

The Alma Randolph Charitable Foundation is hosting the Ladies Luncheon and Fashion Show on Saturday, May 16th. The fundraising event will be held at the Owensboro Convention Center.

There will be a silent auction starting at 11:00am, with a fashion show and luncheon following at Noon.

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dwphotos via ThinkStock
dwphotos via ThinkStock
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BBQ Fest “Rockin’ On The River” Concert

This year at the International Bar-B-Q Festival, Rockin On The River is going to be an awesome concert! Friday, May 8th, the show will feature several local artists, on one stage, inside of the Owensboro Convention Center.

The show will feature Skylar Cain, Josh Merritt, Insulated, Andy Brasher and me! You'll also get a chance to see Ricky Gunn!

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92.5 WBKR via YouTube
92.5 WBKR via YouTube
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Chatting with OCTC Campus Director Mike Rodgers in a Built-from-Scratch Cobra Convertible [VIDEO]

Police Awareness Day at the Owensboro Police Department was a blast. I met and talked with a lot of folks, including the campus director at Owensboro Community and Technical College, Mike Rodgers. And I learned some astounding things.

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ChinaFotoPress/ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images
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Daviess County Conservation District Tree Give-Away Continues

The Daviess County Conservation District is having their annual tree give-away in honor of Arbor day! The tree giveaway continues today, Friday, April 24th, until 4pm or until trees are gone. The tree seedlings available this year are: white pine, eastern redbud, persimmon, cherry bark oak, red shumard oak, and bald cypress.

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David Lee/Thinkstock
David Lee/Thinkstock
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10th Annual Taylor’s Crawfish Boil Saturday, Rain Or Shine!

Don't let the forecast fool you. Yes, there's a 90 percent chance of showers/thunderstorms Saturday, but the 10th Annual Crawfish Boil at Taylor's on West Parrish Ave. in Owensboro will go on as scheduled.

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FikMik, ThinkStock
FikMik, ThinkStock
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Yard Party To Benefit March Of Dimes Friday

Join all of us here at WBKR on Friday, April 24th, right here in our front yard! We are hosting a yard party for our friends at the March of Dimes and would love for you to join us for lunch!

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Google Street View
Google Street View
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DCHS Student Council Hosting May Day 5K to Benefit St. Benedict

The Sixth Annual May Day 5K sponsored by the Daviess County High School Student Council is all set for Saturday, May 16th.

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