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The Foundation For Daviess County Public Schools “Alumni & Friends 3K” Event

It's time again for the Foundation for Daviess County Public Schools "Alumni & Friends 3K" event! This year, the run/walk will be Saturday, August 30th at Yellow Creek Park. The race start time is 7:30am, with check-in beginning at 6:30am.

The 3K is a great event for novice runners and walkers as well as those more experienced runners.

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Roxianne the Receptionist
Roxianne the Receptionist
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The Most Simple Life Hack Ever At Least For Now [VIDEO]

Just what is a "life hack"? It's when you use a normal everyday item, like the audio cassette case here. I'm sure if you are an uber music fan like myself, you still have a bunch of cassettes laying around or they are stored away to be magically discovered one day by a person or persons who have no idea what to do with them. Watch and see what Erin Grant does.

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What You Think About Pageants Is All Wrong

I have the pleasure of hosting the 2014 Miss Daviess County beauty pageant Friday night at the Hines Center. It's no secret that I grew up in the pageant circle. More when I was younger, but I come from a pageant family. I can remember having viewing parties of Miss America, each of us having our own score sheets and comparing with the actual winners. Until high school, I trained to compete in Miss Tennessee. (Cheerleading and singing won that fight, ha.) So, it's a natural fit for me to host the pageant.

Being at practice last night reminded me of something thou.. the misconception that non "pageant people" have about the girls in pageants.

Let me tell you about these girls...

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Dave Spencer Is In BIG Trouble! [VIDEO]

While sitting at my desk yesterday afternoon, I saw a flash of light fly by my door. Ok, maybe not a flash, but nonetheless... There he was, in all of his 6 ft 5 inches of bike-riding glory, Dave Spencer, cruising thru the hallways of the station on the worlds biggest bike.

While, I momentarily got distracted by the enormous bike, I quickly realized he was missing something very, very important. As any good mother would do, I then had a "come-to-Jesus" talk with Mr. Spencer.

Take a look for yourself and see how that went...

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Category: Humor, Newsletter, Videos
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Extraordinary Singer/Songwriter Marianne Allison Performs Live at WBKR [VIDEO]

It's always great to have live music in studio. And normally it happens in the afternoon. But I'm playing Chad all week while he's on vacation, so we got a morning visit today. And the performance was a STUNNER!

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UPDATE: OPD Shooting Investigation Suspect Indentified

The Owensboro Police Department have updated their ongoing investigation into a Tuesday morning shooting on Alexander Avenue.

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Chicago Will Be The First Stop On Garth Brooks’ World Tour

On Tuesday, Garth Brooks made good on the first of his promises, he announced where the first date on his new World Tour would take place.

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Category: Concerts, Newsletter Tags:
Big O Music Fest
Big O Music Fest
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Jac’s Big O Party This FRIDAY!

What other way to welcome me back from vacation than a fun Jac's Big O Party! Ok, ok, it's not for me, ha! But, it will be a great party! Join us for lunch on the front yard of the WBKR station, 3301 Frederica Street, Friday, July 18th!

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Sundae Sunday Event THIS Weekend!

I scream, you scream, we all scream for... Ice cream! Heck yeah we do! Who doesn't like ice cream? Well, if you're like me, you love ice cream! Join the City of Owensboro and celebrate National Ice Cream Day this Sunday, July 20th for their annual Sunday Sundae event!

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Kentucky.com via YouTube
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Hartford’s Ramsey Carpenter Crowned Miss Kentucky [VIDEO]

This is beyond words. Saturday night I noticed my Facebook feed was starting to blow up with posts about the Miss Kentucky pageant in Lexington. It turns out a young lady from Hartford, my hometown, won the pageant!

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SMILE on Down Syndrome Hosting Second Annual Trucks and Heroes Event

-by Nikki Davis

On Saturday, July 19, 2014 SMILE on Down Syndrome will be hosting their second annual Trucks & Heroes event from 9am-12pm at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. The first hour will be siren-and-lights-free for guests with sensory issues, including guests who are on the autism spectrum.

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Category: Events, Newsletter
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Fundraiser Set to Assist Local Missionaries Heading Back to Southeast Asia to Help Children in Need and in Danger

Let me begin by telling you a little about Ryan and Layla Thompson. They are GREAT and important people. That's a little. It's also a big...UNDERSTATEMENT.

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