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Local Woman Serves Up Delicious Recipes in Food Blog

By day, Patty Millay is a training manager for U.S. Bank Home Mortgage.  By night, however, she is lacing up her apron and serving up delicious meals and desserts for family and friends.  And, even better, she's sharing them with us in her What's for Dinner with Patty? blog.  I checked out Patty's blog and, in between bouts of wiping drool off my chin, the keyboard and computer screen, I managed to pinpoint some of my favorite sounding and looking creations!  

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Armed Robbery Suspects at Large in Daviess County

Daviess County authorities are asking everyone to be on the lookout for two armed suspects who are believed to have held up the Masonville Food Mart on U.S. 231.

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Kirk Kirkpatrick’s Last Good News Call- Audio

Yesterday at Rooster Booster, it was the end of an era. Kirk Kirkpatrick, the MC of the breakfast for the last 37 years, was in front of the mic for the last time as MC. The event was huge and there were some really nice parts saying goodbye to Kirk

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State of the City Address (Owensboro, KY)- Audio

This morning at Rooster Booster, we were treated to the State of the City Address.

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State of the County (Daviess County, KY)- Audio

This morning at Rooster Booster, we were treated to the State of the County Address.

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Phony Phone Calls For Police

I got word from Jeff Payne, President of the Owensboro Fraternal of Police, there is a big scam involving their name going on and you could be contacted. Here's the deal. Someone calls you and says they are from the Owensboro FOP and they are looking for donations

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Arnel Manalang
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GRADD College and Job Explosion This Saturday

The Green River Area Development District, along with the Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club invites you to the College and Job Explosion. The event is Saturday, February 8th at the Boys & Girls Club at 3415 Buckland Square, Owensboro.

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Kirk Kirkpatrick Hangs Up Good News Phone – Rooster Booster Thursday

Thursday is a big day at Rooster Booster, the monthly breakfast sponsored by Owensboro-Daviess County Chamber of Commerce. The event will be carried live on 1490 WOMI and 1490womi.com. WOMI morning show contributor Kirk Kirkpatrick, after 37 years as host, will will retire from that post and so will his "Good News" phone which rings constantly during his commentary. Here's what's on the schedule, the first at the new Convention Center.

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Owensboro’s Jason Koger Featured in New Television Ad [Video]

This is very cool and super exciting.  Owensboro native Jason Koger, the city's very own "Bionic Man," is featured in a brand new TV ad for Macintosh and Apple.  The ad, shot around the world on iPhones in just one day, celebrates Mac's 30th anniversary of delivering on its promise . . .to put technology in the hands of the people.  And for Jason Koger that notion is both literal and figurative.  Check this out!

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Owensboro Symphony Chorus to Hold “An Evening of George Gershwin”

I’ve mentioned before that one of my favorite musical works is Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue”. But that is not the only work of Gershwin that I like. From “Sometime” to an “American in Paris”, there are many works by Gershwin that I enjoy

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Jason Koger’s “Handing Back” Event

Jason Koger wanted to give back to the community that gave he and his family so much support six years ago when he had an accident that left him a double-amputee. Jason lost both hands in the accident and has been overwhelmed with all the encouragement and support from so many.He decided a great way to give back... The "Handing Back with Jason Koger and Special Guests" fundraiser.

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Owensboro Convention Center to Open This Weekend [Schedule of Events]

The long anticipated Owensboro Convention Center is slated to open this weekend. Tonight, CMA award-winning artist Sara Evans will perform after a dinner gala. The grand opening doesn't stop there - from music performances to a huge big game party, the Owensboro Convention Center will host free entertainment all weekend

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