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Shop With A Cop Event Was Heart-Warming

I've said it a thousand times, but, we are blessed in the Tri-State with amazing law enforcement officers and departments. This week, I was able to, once again, witness this first-hand. Carsyn and I had the pleasure of tagging along for the FOP's annual Shop with a Cop event here in Owensboro. My Owensboro Police Department friends set everything up and we joined in on the great night.

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Little Big Town Coming To Evansville In March

Get ready for a killer show and perfect harmonies... Little Big Town is coming to Evansville! They are bringing their Pain Killer Tour to the Old National Events Plaza on March 12th, 2015! To make things even better, Chris Stapleton is joining them!
Tickets don't go on sale until 2015, but guess who has the Presale code?!? Yep, we do!

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ROMP 2015 Artist Annoucned!

If you've never been to ROMP Fest, you are missing out on one of the coolest music festivals in the Southeast and it's right here! Yep, ROMP 2015, June 24th - 27th, at Yellowcreek Park is sure to be another success with the announcement of this artist in the line-up...

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Ohio Co. High School Releases 50th Anniversary Lip Dub And Is Rewarded $25,000 From State Farm [VIDEO]

I can't stop smiling, Friday was a big day at my alma mater. A couple of months ago, my sister Hillary (she teaches at OCHS now) asked me for a list of songs from the '60s up until now. For the school's 50th anniversary, which is next year, the staff and the students were going to put together a lip dub video incorporating all the songs. Watch!

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“Santa’s Bag” Could Be Yours From Towne Square Mall!

At Towne Square Mall, Santa's bag is filled with gift cards and gifts and it could be YOURS! Santa's bag is worth $700! You can get a lot of your gift-list taken care of with that! Santa's bag includes gift cards and gifts from Macy's, JCPenny, Candy Craze, Top Nails, Show Me's, Mastercuts, G & T Sports, Bedland, Wright Implement and more!

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Thumbs Up For Lane Goodwin Childhood Cancer Foundation Holiday Fundraiser

The Thumbs Up For Lane Goodwin Childhood Cancer Foundation is continuing to support children with cancer and their families this Holiday season. They are currently holding a Holiday fundraiser to help make Christmas extra special this year for kiddos currently battling cancer.

Here's how YOU can support this great cause...

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EPD Offers Advice To Parents Regarding Replica Handguns And Their Children

Over the weekend, a 12 year-old was killed by a police officer in Cleveland. The 12 year-old was brandishing a replica handgun and was shot while being approached by the officer. This tragic event could have been avoided and the Evansville Police Department wants to make sure this does not happen here.

PLEASE, especially those of us who are parents, take the time to read this statement made by the EPD... It could save a life.

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Letters Being Accepted For Christmas Wish 2014

The Christmas Wish office will officially open in a week on Monday, December 1st in Towne Square Mall in Owensboro, but the letters are already rolling in. We want to make sure that everyone who needs a jolly little helper this year gets the help needed. If you or someone you know will need the help of CW this season, now is the time to get your letter in. 

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Step By Step Pics Of My Painted Canvas [PHOTOS]

Always wanted to do one of the painting classes where you paint in steps? Wondered how in the world you can have something cute in the end? Well, take a look at my cute ornament picture I made for Carsyn.

Last weekend, our Grape Nuts III girls had a blast painting at Monkey Hollow Winery. Here's a step by step illustration of our creation...

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OPD Reports Fatal Accident Early Friday Morning

The Owensboro Police Department is reporting a fatal accident this Friday morning. Here is the official report...

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All Wrapped Up Gift & Craft Show 2014

Rough River Dam State Resort Park Presents the 4th Annual All Wrapped Up Gift & Craft Show 2014! The Holidays are right around the corner and this event is a great place to kick-start your shopping! The event is November 15th - 16th at the Rough River Dam State Resort in Falls of Rough, Kentucky.

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Deadline Has Passed To Submit Your CW Letter

* The deadline has passed to submit your Christmas Wish letter for 2014.*

It's time again for the 38th annual WBKR WOMI Telecom Pioneers Christmas Wish program! We want to make sure that every child gets a visit from Santa this year and we'll need your help to do that. The Christmas Wish office will officially open December 1st in Towne Square Mall in Owensboro, but we are now accepting letters requesting help this Holiday season.

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