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Kentucky Mavericks Holding Toy And Coat Drive

The Kentucky Mavericks Basketball Team is still new to the Tri-State, but they are making their impact quickly. The Owensboro based team is holding their 1st Annual Toy and Coat Drive this week!

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Was a Horror Movie Shot in Owensboro in the Late 1950s?

Owensboro has what I would call a quiet (but hopefully getting louder) connection to the movie industry. For one thing, this is Johnny Depp's hometown. For another, the Burt Lancaster classic The Kentuckian was partially filmed here.

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*UPDATE*Owensboro Humane Society Has Break-In

The Owensboro Humane Society was broken into Wednesday night and money and kittens were stolen.

Here is their Facebook post regarding the incident...

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OPD’s 2015 Operation Santa To Benefit Meals On Wheels Program

The Owensboro Police Department's 3rd annual Operation Santa is set to benefit the Meals on Wheels program thru the Elizabeth Munday Center.

Members of the Owensboro Police Department have donated weekly food items to help provide gift baskets to approximately 300 community members. The donations have been generously supplemented by local businesses.

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92.5 WBKR via YouTube
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An Old Owensboro Jigsaw Puzzle Resurfaces [VIDEO]

While Digital Managing Editor Ashley and I were at the Daviess County Public Library recently (for reasons I will explain later), we ran into something I hadn't seen in years, if not decades.

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Neil Patrick Harris Hosts The Disney Christmas Day Parade TV Special
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Daviess Co. Relay For Life Presents ‘Frozen’ Event December 19th

Here's a super fun event for the kiddos! Daviess Co. Relay for Life is hosting a 'Frozen' event Saturday, December 19th at Eaton Memorial Baptist Church in Owensboro.

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Germany Christmas Markets: An Alternative View
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Owensboro Christmas Show This Weekend

The Owensboro Convention Center is ready to "deck the halls!" The Owensboro Christmas Show returns to downtown Owensboro and here's everything you need to know about the event!

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Downton Abbey Viewing Party At RiverPark Center December 16th [VIDEO]

Break out the big hats and corsets, because you're invited to a special screening of the season 6 premiere episode of 'Downton Abbey' Wednesday, December 16th at the RiverPark Center!

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#ShopLocal Saturday With Chamber Pop-Ups

The Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that the Chamber and Independence Bank have joined forces in an effort to encourage the Owensboro community to #ShopLocal tomorrow on Small Business Saturday, November 28th.

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VisitOwensboroKY via YouTube
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Smothers Park Named Top Playground in the World

It's in our own backyard and we love it. But we're not alone. The Landscape Architects Network is fairly impressed, as well.

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James A. Hatfield; Mark L. Hatfield (Owensboro Police Dept via Evansville Police Dept)
James A. Hatfield; Mark L. Hatfield (Owensboro Police Dept via Evansville Police Dept)
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Owensboro Theft Suspects Arrested in Evansville

Two adult males have been charged by the Owensboro Police Department in connection with eight theft cases and one burglary arrest, according to an OPD press release.

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Vote Now: Friday After 5 Eligible for $25,000 Grant

This is so exciting!  Friday After 5, Owensboro's FREE downtown music festival, is eligible for a $25,000 grant and the festival is currently in 2nd place in nationwide voting.  If you have not yet voted, here's what you need to do.

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