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The East Bridge Art & Music Festival Ribbon-Bomb [Video]

The "ribbon ninjas" are on the loose in the city of Owensboro!  And they're ribbon-bombing local places of business that support the upcoming 2013 East Bridge Art and Music Festival downtown.  On Tuesday morning, Mary-Katherine Maddox and Christy Chaney, who help organize the event, showed up at the WBKR studios to ribbon-bomb me!  WATCH!

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Owensboro Police Investigating a Robbery at Kentucky Wesleyan

According to an OPD news release, Owensboro police are investigating a robbery that occurred Monday evening at Kentucky Wesleyan College.

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Indiana Excise Police Bust Hundreds Over the Weekend Across the State

Here’s to going to jail!

The Indiana State Excise Police say they were responsible for arresting nearly 370 people statewide over the past weekend due to alcohol and drug related crimes.

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2013 Apollo High School Football Schedule

Just a little over 24 hrs until high school football returns! I am very excited (if my previous blogs haven’t given that away). The start of the football season is my favorite time of year.

Over the week I have put up the schedule for the area teams

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The Price Is Right Live Comes to The Victory Theatre in Evansville

We had a ball when it rolled into The RiverPark Center in Owensboro this spring.  And now, The Price is Right Live is making a return trip to the tri-state!  Yep!  You'll have the chance to "Come on down" on Saturday, October 26th at The Victory Theatre in Evansville.  And tickets go on sale Monday, August 26th!

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2013 Owensboro High School Football Schedule

Well the countdown to kickoff for high school football is drawing closer! We are only a few days away from game 0.

And as promised, I am bringing you another schedule from one of our local teams

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Buy Tickets HERE for the Battle For the Big O Finale!

The field is set. Now, let the BATTLE begin! Tickets are on sale NOW for the 2013 Battle for the Big O Finale, 7pm, Saturday, August 24th at Diamond Lake Campground's "Good Time" Theatre. And they are only $10.00 each! We had some amazing acts show up and qualify for this special finale event. To find out who made the cut and to get your tickets for the show, KEEP READING!!

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2013 Daviess County High School Football Schedule

I mentioned in a blog yesterday that I am a big football fan. And the closer we get to football season the more excited I get!

Up first on the football schedule is high school football. There are several teams in the area and over the course of the week I am going to bring you the schedules for each team

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Drive the Audubon? Prepare for Delays and Closures

The Audubon Parkway was about ready to re-open when some yahoo decided to swing over to the newly poured concrete and gun it.

Now, repairs have to be made and done quickly. Thus, a contractor working on the Audubon Parkway Rehabilitation Project plans to close all the ramps from US 60 to the Audubon Parkway westbound lanes at Owensboro Wednesday night starting at starting at 10:00 p

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Owensboro Catholic High School Football Returns

I am very excited! This Friday is the kickoff to high school football season (yes the pun was intended)! I love football. From high school to professional, I am a football junkie.

And this Friday is even more special if you are an Owensboro Catholic High School football fan

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Southtown Stoplight: Use Caution on Your Next Trip Down Southtown

I have heard a lot of talk about road construction around the area lately. There are several areas of Owensboro that are currently a little maze like due to the construction. While the construction may be annoying while it is going on, it is usually for the best

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American Queen Pays Return Visit Saturday

 

Hey we just found out she is back tomorrow. The American Queen Steamboat will be stopping in Owensboro tomorrow and docking at English Park. Expected time of arrival is 8:30. Boat passengers will be taking bus tours around town to see the attractions. She

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