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Chris Arnold
Chris Arnold
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2017 ODC Youth Football League Football & Cheerleading Registrations this Weekend

ODC Youth Football League has been serving the Daviess County area for 40+ years focusing on safety, fundamentals, and most of all, fun for all participants! This weekend Football & Cheerleading Registrations will get underway.

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WBKR
WBKR
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Kroger on Starlite Drive to Launch ClickList on July 21st

The news is out! Click lists will officially open for business at Kroger in Owensboro on Friday, July 21st!

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Angel Welsh
Angel Welsh
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Who Remembers The Football Shaped Pool In The Sportscenter Parking Lot? (Photo)

Many changes have taken place over the years on the corner of 12th and Hickman Avenue.  Right under the Northwest parking lot of the Sportscenter sits a football shaped pool!

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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Acquired By JAB Holding Co For $1.35 Billion
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Krispy Kreme Donuts Selling A Dozen Donuts For 80 Cents To Celebrate Their 80th Anniversary (VIDEOS)

Scrolling through Twitter this morning I discovered something cheap and delicious!  Krispy Kreme is celebrating 80 years in a big way and everyone is going to benefit.

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Via History of Owensboro Parks & Recreation by Evan Ray Russell
Via History of Owensboro Parks & Recreation by Evan Ray Russell
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Who Knew Chautauqua Park Used To Have A Lagoon!? (Photo)

Chautauqua Park located directly across from Combest Pool on East Parrish Avenue has truly evolved over the years.  From Lagoon to Skate Park!

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Independence Bank Bringing Sounds of Independence Concerts Featuring Alabama & Jennifer Nettles

Independence Bank announced late last week that they would be bringing the Sounds of Independence concerts featuring Alabama and Jennifer Nettles to Kentucky.

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Via Owensboro Parks Website
Via Owensboro Parks Website
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Did You Know Legion Park Use To Have A Live Monkey Cage? (Photo)

When I worked for the Owensboro Parks & Recreation Department I learned quite a lot about the local city parks.  I was surprised to find out Legion Park used to house animals!

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Google Street View
Google Street View
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Say It Ain’t So: Bimbo Bakeries in Owensboro Will Close in September

 

It's the greatest aroma Owensboro has to offer, in my opinion. And it always has been. From the time it was the Colonial Bakery until now as Bimbo Bakeries.

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Breckenridge County Sheriffs Office.
Breckenridge County Sheriffs Office.
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Missing Kentucky Teen Has Been Found [UPDATE]

Grace Denson, 14, had been seen since Saturday, but according to the Breckenridge County, KY, Sheriffs office, she has been found.

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Country Thunder In Twin Lakes, Wisconsin - Day 3
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Joe Diffie Is Coming To Owensboro

Sidney, the Intern, brought it to our attention this morning that Joe Diffie will be coming in concert to O'bryans Outdoor Stage in October!

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Tree Town Music Festival - Day 3
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Dwight Yoakam Coming To Evansville

It was announced this morning that Dwight Yoakam would be bring his US tour to The Victory Theatre in Evansville.

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Via Owensboro Parks & Recreation Facebook
Via Owensboro Parks & Recreation Facebook
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Did You Know Owensboro Has Over 20 City Parks?

Before I worked for WBKR I got my first big girl job at the Owensboro Parks & Recreation Department.  I learned while working that our city is blessed with over 20 different parks.

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