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Beaver Dam Earns Third Straight ‘Playful City USA’ Honor

Good news from Ohio County! Beaver Dam has earned its third consecutive "Playful City USA" community honor.

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Rick Diamond,  Getty Images for IEBA
Rick Diamond, Getty Images for IEBA
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Terri Clark Coming To Evansville

Get excited, because Terri Clark is coming to Evansville! She'll be in concert at the Victory Theatre Thursday, July 7th at 7:30pm! Tickets for the show go on sale Friday, May 27th at 10am and can be purchased at The Ford Center box office, by calling 800-745-3000 or online by clicking HERE.

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My Personalized Bike

As you know, Chad and I are making a heckuva bike trip next week! We are riding from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis back to Owensboro in 4 days. That's 300 miles total, 75 miles a day. Well, neither of us are actual bikers and had no clue where to start on this journey. But, our friends at Legends are bike experts and are getting us all prepared!

Not gonna lie, I thought we were going to walk into Legends and each pick out our color preference and call it a day. No, not at all, ha! Our friend Ryan had to extensively measure each of us for our own personalized bike! Really, take a look at this...

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Dream Copy Photography
Dream Copy Photography
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Owensboro’s 100 Men Who Cook Event

It's time again for the 100 Men Who Cook!  This unique fundraiser, originally started by the Glenmary Sisters, will feature 100 “chefs” from our local community who will prepare their best dishes for guests to sample and enjoy. All money raised will benefit the Cliff Hagan Boys & Girls Club. Collectively, more than $2 million has been raised through 100 Men Who Cook events across multiple Old National regions to benefit local organizations.

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Monkeybusinessimages, ThinkStock
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Malco Kids Summer Film Fest Schedule

It's (almost) time again for the Malco Theatres Kids Summer Film Fest! It's your chance to take your kids to see some of their favorite movies for only $2! Here's the schedule you can expect at the Malco in Owensboro this summer!

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Tuesday Is Kentucky Primary

Don't forget... Tuesday is Kentucky Primary Day. The big ticket contest is between Democratic Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. You'll also be voting for the Senate races, with US Senator Rand Paul facing off against two challengers and six Democratic candidates vying for his seat.

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Courtside Films via YouTube
Courtside Films via YouTube
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Ohio Co. High School Junior Guard Connor Wilson Invited To Play For KY Jr. All-Stars [VIDEO]

Ohio County High School junior guard Connor Wilson has been invited to play for the Kentucky Jr. All-Stars Boys Basketball Team in a scrimmage on June 9th against the Kentucky All-Stars Boys Team before the seniors' annual match-up with Indiana in on June 12th. 

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Man Pulled from Ohio River Had Head Wound and Ligature Marks Around Neck

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The Daviess County (Ky) Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the man pulled from the Ohio River near Owensboro yesterday suffered from a gunshot to the right side of his head and there were ligature marks around his neck from a braided nylon or rope material.
They cannot determine age but he was 5'7 and 140 lbs.

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*Updated* Another Body Found in Ohio River at Little Hurricane

Daviess County (Ky) Sheriff's Office has confirmed that another body was found in the Ohio River on Thursday morning.

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation via Rogersville Police Dept
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation via Rogersville Police Dept
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Kentucky State Police Share a Tennessee Amber Alert About a Missing Girl *UPDATED*

The Kentucky State Police tweeted a request that we share information sent out in a Tennessee Amber Alert.

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JaysonPhotography, ThinkStock
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*Updated* Reports Of Body Found In Ohio River

Daviess County (Ky) Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the body of a white male has been found in the Ohio River.

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Story From a Storm Chaser [PHOTOS]

Are you like me and love a good storm? I took one co-worker on the ride of his life!

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