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Whitesville Elementary School Announces New Principal

After a meeting of its School-Based Decision Making Council, Whitesville Elementary announced its new principal this afternoon.

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Register for the 2017 St. Jude Give Hope Run Evansville

The 7th Annual Evansville Give Hope Run to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is coming back to Burdette Park on Saturday morning, April 29th.  Runners and walkers are encouraged to participate in this 5K for an awesome cause.

As a St. Jude Hero, you'll raise funds for the kids of St. Jude while you train for your race. The dollars that St. Jude Heroes raise help ensure that families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live. - St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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Entire Tri-State Faces An Enhanced Risk Of Severe Weather Today [PHOTO]

The National Weather Service has issued an enhanced risk of severe weather for the entire Tri-State this afternoon.

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Kroger Hosting City-Wide Hiring Event Today

Kroger is ringing in the start of spring with a city-wide hiring event here in Owensboro.  And each Kroger location is looking for new team members.  Here's how to apply!

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Angel’s Tips For Making Co-Parenting A Win-Win For Parents And Children

My parents divorced when I was very young.  It wasn't pretty.  I remember a lot of yelling, a huge lack of communication, and the absence of my daddy for most of my childhood and adolescence.  I knew for sure when I grew up my marriage would be much different.  I was very wrong!

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TWO Presents Mark Twain Here! this Weekend [EVENT]

Veteran Actor Kelley Elder has portrayed Mark Twain for over 40 years across the U.S. and Europe. He'll be in Owensboro this weekend and we'll have your chance to win tickets to the show!

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Breaking News: Authorities Investigating Suspicious Package At Owensboro Post Office [UPDATE]

Authorities are on the scene of the Owensboro Post Office, where they have evacuated employees due to a suspicious package.

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Breaking News: Authorities Investigating Suspicious Package At Owensboro Post Office

Authorities are on the scene of the Owensboro Post Office, where they have evacuated employees due to a suspicious package.

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The Gabe’s Tower LED Message Has Changed [VIDEO]

It seems we're being given clues as to what the new owner of Gabe's Tower wants to do with the old landmark.

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Breaking News: Late Night Stabbing Involved Two Owensboro Residents [UPDATE]

We received news from the Owensboro Police Department that yesterday around 12:30 a.m. OPD officers were called to the 900 block of Walnut Street to investigate a reported stabbing. 

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Local Coffee Shop The Creme Offers Great Way For Customers To “Pay It Forward” [PHOTOS]

I have said it before and I will say it again "we just need more nice, kind hearted people in the world."  Have you ever visited The Creme Coffee Shop in Downtown Owensboro? If you have you may have noticed the creative way they allow customers to pay it forward.

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Breaking News: Late Night Stabbing Involved Two Owensboro Residents

It seems lately there has been a lot of "breaking news" coming out of Owensboro.  Unfortunately, more often than not the news isn't good. 

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