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Angels for Avery Benefit Dinner and Silent Auction This Saturday

A benefit dinner and silent auction is being held in support of Avery Jo Murphy and her fight against leukemia. The event is Saturday, November 10th at St. Pius Parrish Hall. The doors open at 5:00pm. Tickets for the event are $10.00.

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Flickr, Vectorportal
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Get Updated Local Indiana Election Coverage Here

Keep listening this evening for continued coverage of the 2012 General Election. We will have Jay Zimmer and Gene Stewart providing two updates each hour. If you miss any of those updates, you can get all of the audio right here.

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zigazou76 Flickr
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Owensboro Area Code 270 May Be Changing

So, this morning on the morning show, Chad went off about the possiblity of the Owensboro 270 area code changing.

According to Public Service Comission, "Area code 270 is projected to run out of available numbers by the first quarter of 2014

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Parmalee Facebook Page
Parmalee Facebook Page
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Country Newcomers Parmalee In Concert At The Covered Wagon

Country newcomers Parmalee are headed to the Tri-State! You know these boys from their debut single, "Musta Had A Good Time". Make sure and join the fun, November 9th at The Covered Wagon in Cannelton! This show is an All-Ages show and features some local talent as well. And, I'll be giving tickets away all week long on my Mid-day Show.

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Goodwin Family Issues Official Statement to the Community – Thumbs Up for Lane

As many know by now, Lane Goodwin, the young man who had been battling Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma Stage IV – a rare and very aggressive form of childhood cancer - passed away. Today, his parents issued a statement to the community and all those who had participated in the Thumbs Up for Lane campaign.

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Owensboro Radio Legend Joe Lowe Passes Away from Esophageal Cancer

It is with a heavy heart that we report our friend, colleague and Owensboro icon Joe Lowe passed away this morning from an aggressive form of esophageal cancer. Joe was best known for his distinct voice as the host of the Joe Lowe Morning Show on 1490 WOMI - it was truly the heartbeat of Owensboro.

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Huddle for the Huddlestons/Facebook
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Huddle for the Huddlestons Fundraiser Set for 10/15

This coming Monday, October 15th, "Hacienda Gives Back." Hacienda Restaurant on 1st Avenue in Evansville will be helping to raise money for Donna Huddleston, a 33 year old wife and mother of 3.

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(Image from Ellis Park official website)
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Final Weekend of Racing at Ellis Park

It's hard to believe, but the 2012 season of horse racing at Ellis Park is set to come to a close this weekend!  Labor Day Weekend is the final weekend of action at the Henderson track, but Ellis Park plans to close out 2012 with three more exciting, action-packed days.  Today, Ellis hosts the Stars & Stripes Ha

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dfbphotos/Flickr Creative Commons
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World’s Toughest Rodeo Saturday Cancelled

The show usually must go on, but not this time. Due to lack of ticket sales, the World's Toughest Rodeo, scheduled for the Ford Center this Saturday, has been cancelled. We received this press release from the Ford Center:

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Lake Venus
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Discover Lake Venus

Last Thursday, I had the pleasure of broadcasting live from Lake Venus in Bremen. I'll be honest, I had never heard of it and wasn't really expecting much. Boy was I surprised when I got there! I can't believe I didn't know about such a fun place to hang out so close to home!

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(Image courtesy of ButtDrugs.com)
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Corydon, Indiana Pharmacy Has Hilarious Name [Video]

It's Butt Drugs.  And, no.  I'm not kidding.  I was working out at the Athenian the other day when my buddy, John Bell, said, "Have you heard of Butt Drugs?"  I replied, "I'm sorry.  What?"  He again said, "Butt Drugs.  It's a pharmacy in, like, Corydon, Indiana."  Like a pet parrot who only knows one word, I again asked, 'What?"  John said, " I swear!"  And the boy wasn't lying.  He grabbed his Smartphone, pulled up YouTube and showed me a commercial for Butt Drugs, the Corydon, Indiana-based pharmacy.  This is a hoot.  TAKE A LOOK!

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Robin Utrecht, Getty Images
Robin Utrecht, Getty Images
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Evansville Police Give a Drunk Driver a 50,000 Volt Taser Chaser

There are a couple of things that can make a night of heavy drinking a less than desirable experience – hitting parked cars and being Tased by police officers is definitely high on the list.

Just ask Simon Johnson Jr

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