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*Updated* Reports Of Body Found In Ohio River

Daviess County (Ky) Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the body of a white male has been found in the Ohio River.

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Amazing Pencil Drawing of Former Daviess County High School [Photos]

My mother happens to live next door to artist Jim Wimsatt, who, throughout his lifetime, has created endless and amazing pencil drawings.  And, recently, my mother shared this print with me.  It's a rendering of Daviess County High School when it used to sit where Daviess County Middle School resides now.  And this is so cool.  Jim created this piece in 1983 and actually penciled in the initials of several of his classmates!

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Bill Clinton Campaigns For Hillary In Indiana
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Former President Bill Clinton Will Campaign In Owensboro Thursday

He's coming back! Former President Bill Clinton will return to Owensboro on Thursday to campaign for his wife Hillary ahead of next Tuesday's Kentucky Primary Elections.

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Story From a Storm Chaser [PHOTOS]

Are you like me and love a good storm? I took one co-worker on the ride of his life!

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Enter To Win 2 Tickets for Evansville Day with the St. Louis Cardinals and $300!

For the fifth year in a row, the St. Louis Cardinals welcome the Tri-State to Busch Stadium for Evansville Day. You can win tickets for the St...

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Citizens In Five States Vote In Primary Elections
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Daviess Co. Primary Absentee Voting Moved Up To This Saturday

Absentee voting in Daviess Co. which was originally scheduled for next Saturday, has moved up a week to this Saturday, May 7th.

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Owensboro Police Searching for Runaway Juvenile

The Owensboro Police Department issued a press release about missing juvenile Amarrie Malone, 16, who has run away.

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Daviess County Public Library Shares Vintage Parade Footage from 1954 [Video]

The Daviess County Public Library is currently collecting vintage video footage from folks around Owensboro for a virtual stroll down memory lane.  And, Rick Miller shared this amazing footage of parade in downtown Owensboro.  Thousands and thousands of people came to the Free Bridge Festival to celebrate the lift of the 35 cent toll on the Owensboro Bridge.  Check this out.  It's nostalgic, fun and a tribute to vintage Owensboro, Kentucky!

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Aeropostale Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy and Will Close Owensboro Store

Aeropostale has announced its filing a Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization and, consequently, will close a series of stores in Kentucky.  The location inside Towne Square Mall is going to be one of them. 

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IT’S TAMARACK CARNIVAL WEEK!

This weekend be sure to join family & friends for good food and tons of fun!

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Where Do Owensboro and Other Nearby Towns Fall in a List of Kentucky’s Happiest Places?

Zippia.com has ranked the happiest cities in Kentucky. And there must have been a cut-off point--probably based on population--since there are only 83 cities on the list.

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Dave and Chad Remember One of Their Favorite Teachers, Buzz Norris [VIDEO]

What sad news we received this morning about the passing of former Judge Executive Buzz Norris. AND former teacher at Daviess County High School.

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