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Beech Bend Announces Multi-Million Dollar Expansion

Beech Bend Park and Splash Lagoon in Bowling Green, Kentucky has announced a major, multi-million dollar expansion.  Among the new additions will be a new family roller coaster and three new thrilling water slides.  Check them out!

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Should Photos of Car Wrecks Be Allowed on Facebook?

Andrea Dant Widmer is very familiar with this issue.   Because it once punched her right in the heart.  A couple of years ago, Andrea was surfing Facebook and came across a photo of a fatal car accident.  She knew that car.  It was her son's.  And she knew, by looking at the photo and seeing a caption that mentioned the "coroner" that Taylor had been killed.  Yes.  She learned about her son's death from Facebook.  And those memories came flooding back this week when photos of another fatal accident were shared on social media.  And now, Andrea is urging people to rally and do something about it.

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Snowy Easter Holidays In Parts Of Germany
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How to Drive Safely in the Snow [Tips]

Our biggest snow of the season overnight and roads in the tristate area are snow-covered.  And, with an even bigger snow expected tomorrow night and Friday, driving conditions may be poor through the weekend.  To help, the Kentucky State Police have released some helpful winter driving tips that include details about how to be prepared, what to do if you have an accident or slide off the road, and details about Kentucky's Move Over Law.

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Jonathan Larsen, ThinkStock
Jonathan Larsen, ThinkStock
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Tri-State Under Winter Storm Warning

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the majority of the Tri-State. The advisory is in effect from 6:00pm Tuesday, January 19th and continues thru Noon Wednesday, January 20th.

From the NWS...

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Photo courtesy of Holiday World
Photo courtesy of Holiday World
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Auditions Set for Holiday World’s 2016 Shows

If you know someone who has the talent to star in one of Holiday World's 2016 shows, make sure they see this!  Auditions are set and Holiday World is currently casting a variety of shows at the park.  Here are complete details!

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David Bowie, Music Icon, Dead at 69

The industry has lost a true icon.

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Midwest Hammered By Second Major Snowstorm
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Winter Driving Tips from Kentucky State Police

With our first measurable snow of the season, roads in the tristate area are icy and snow-covered.  And our friends at the Kentucky State Police have released some helpful winter driving tips that include details about how to be prepared, what to do if you have an accident or slide off the road, and details about Kentucky's Move Over Law.

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www.whitehouse.gov
www.whitehouse.gov
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Employer Leaving Tri-State

One of Warrick County's major employer announced that it will be permanently closing its Warrick County smelter.

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Breaking News: Afternoon Manhunt in Owensboro Ends in Shooting

UPDATE @ 2:29 PM: Lock down has been lifted and the suspect has been apprehended. This afternoon, Daviess Co. Sheriff Deputies responded to a burglary in progress on Booth Field Rd in Owensboro, KY...

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Historic Owensboro Restaurant To Re-Open Soon

Restaurants tend to come and go, but some hurt more than others. When this historic Owensboro restaurant closed in August, a lot of the Tri-State was surprised and sad. But, guess what?!? One of your favorites is re-opening soon!

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Ford Center
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New Security Measures Coming To The Ford Center

As you know, a lot of big concerts are coming up at the Ford Center in Evansville, including Jason Aldean in two weeks on January 15th and Luke Bryan on February 18th. A new set of security measures at the facility will go into effect one day ahead of the Aldean concert, on Thursday, January 14th.

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Cops With Christmas Spirit Hand Out $100 Bills Instead of Tickets

Here's one time when it's good to be stopped by police.

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Category: Christmas, News, Television

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