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Owensboro Food Pantries Help Feed Families In Need [LIST]

Many families live paycheck to paycheck.  Often some make just enough to be ineligible for assistance and too little to make ends meet.  Thankfully we have food pantries to help when times get tough.

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College View Middle School Teacher Wins Ag Literacy Award

An exciting announcement from Daviess County Public Schools!  Judy Trunnell, a local educator here in Daviess County, just won an impressive stage agricultural award.

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A Traffic Courtesy Could Turn Into a Traffic Tragedy

Something keeps happening in Owensboro and I'm sure it happens elsewhere as well. Well, come to think of it, I have encountered this elsewhere...specifically in Silver City, New Mexico just this past summer when I was on vacation.

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AT&T Cramming Victims to Receive a Credit or a Refund

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced in a Press Release that victims of AT&T, Tatto, and Acquinity bill cramming would be receiving either a credit on their next bill or a refund check soon. Yo...

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Trader Joe's Open New Store In Miami Area
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Locals Launch Online Movement to Get Trader Joe’s in Owensboro

Sunday morning, I was scrolling through Facebook and noticed that several of my friends were sharing a Trader Joe's link.  It's a link that allows you to "recommend a location where you'd like to see a Trader Joe's location."  And folks in Owensboro are rallying behind the idea of getting one here!

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The One Ring Scam: Everything You Need to Know About It

Your BBB® warns that there is a new scam on the horizon! If you ever had your phone ring once and didn’t recognize the number, be glad: you just saved yourself $30...

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Scam Impersonates International Monetary Fund

Your BBB® has just received an alert from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) about scammers impersonating IMF officials. The scam begins with a letter, email, or Facebook post...

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Golden Girls Episodes Allow Angel To Still Spend Time With Her Momma [VIDEO]

I grew up in the 80's and 90's.  In my opinion, some of the best television shows were made during this time.  A few of my favorites include Full House, Empty Nest, Family Matters, and Blossom.  But one show tops my list by a mile!

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City of Owensboro Sanitation Needs Your Help

Taking out the trash is not on my list of things I love to do. The City of Owensboro has one simple request when you do take out your trash and yard waste for collection.

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Macy's Reports Strong Quarterly Earnings
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Macy’s Announces 68 Store Closures [VIDEO]

Macy's just announced the elimination of over 10,000 jobs and will close 68 stores after a disappointing 2016 holiday shopping season. Did Owensboro and Evansville make the cut?

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City Issues Another “White Flag” Emergency And Opens Warming Shelters

The forecast for the rest of this week is predicting the wind chill to be below 15 degrees and very cold temperatures, along with snow.  This calls for extra measures to keep everyone in our city out of the elements.

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Kentucky Mavericks
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The Kentucky Mavericks Release Their 2017 Roster

The Kentucky Mavericks have set their roster for the 2017 season.  Training Camp ended this past weekend.  And they have announced the final 12.

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