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New Beginnings Asks For Your Help With “Laundry Of Love”

 

New Beginnings Sexual Assault Support Services is asking for your help.

New Beginnings offers confidential crisis and long-term therapy services to sexual assault survivors of all ages, as well as their family and friends. All services are provided free of charge. They are based in Owensboro with offices in Owensboro and Henderson serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union and Webster counties in Kentucky.

"Laundry of Love" is a great way for you to help out recent victims.

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Local Musician Advances To Quarterfinal Round Of Drumoff

I'll just start this by saying that I may be a little bias about the guy I'm going to tell y'all about... Chris Lee. Chris is from Owensboro and just happens to be a fabulacious drummer! (Yes, I made up a word, ha!) I know this because I've heard Chris play hundreds of times and he plays in my band too! Turns out, I'm not the only one who thinks Chris is great...

The fine folks at Guitar Center in Evansville passed him thru to the quarter-final round of their national drum-off competition! So now, he's heading to Indianapolis!

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Owensboro Filmmaker P.J. Starks Readies for Final Screening of Hallows Eve [VIDEO]

It was five years ago when Chad Benefield and myself invited Owensboro filmmaker P.J. Starks to be a guest on our WOMI talk show The Screening Room. We were going to get to screen his first feature, Hallows Eve: Slaughter on Second Street.

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October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer awareness month. It started almost 25 years ago to help raise awareness and educate us on this horrible disease. It is also a reminder to get screened or to help us remind those we love to get screened

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Fall Fire Season

Fall is a great time of year, and one of my favorite things about fall is sitting around a bonfire on a chilly night roasting marshmallows and sharing stories. But just remember to be extra careful with your bonfire

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Website Helps Track Fall Leaf Color Change Across KY

Now that fall is here, there are many aspects of the season to enjoy! From pumpkin in just about every form to the cooler weather and the fall sports, there is so much about fall we all love.

Another one of the aspects I love about fall is the color change that comes with it

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OPD Lt. Graduates From FBI National Academy Program

Congrats are in order for Lt. Ed Krahwinkel of the Owensboro Police Department! He recently graduated from the FBI National Academy Program at Quantico, Virginia.

Here's some more information via the OPD:

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More From the Owensboro Air Show

As I said in yesterday's post, if you missed the Owensboro Air Show, you missed an incredible event!

I posted some pictures yesterday from the air show, which you can see here. Today I bring you some really cool audio from th

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Owensboro Air Show

If you missed the air show yesterday, you missed an incredible show! The river front was packed and looked great as always. The city did a great job with getting everything together for the show as well!

I was at the river front for the show and I have included some of my favorite pictures

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Owensboro Symphony Orchestra Opens Season Tonight [Video]

The Owensboro Symphony Orchestra opens its 2013-2014 season TONIGHT with a special appearance by world-class trumpeter Allen Vizzutti.  What else can you expect from the upcoming season?  Check out this hilarious video starring Maestro Nicholas Palmer!

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Missing Teen Reported in Muhlenberg County

UPDATE: 11:05 AM - Tragically, the Sheriff has confirmed to 14 WFIE, that a body was found in a nearby pond. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of the boy.

An unidentified teen has been reported missing in Muhlenberg County. The 1

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Hope For Harlie Event Sunday at Windy Hollow Speedway

Harlie Bryant is a name you are probably familiar with. If not, she is a sweet little girl battling brain cancer. You can find out more about Harlie and her family here.

This Sunday, Windy Hollo

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