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Fireworks Burst Over New York City On Fourth Of July
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Fireworks Displays in Evansville, Owensboro, Henderson, Newburgh and the Tri-State

I absolutely love celebrating the 4th of July by heading to downtown Owensboro to watch our beautiful fireworks display!   Here's a list of some of the amazing shows you can take the family to this year! 

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‘Saturdays on the Square’ Free Concert Series Line-Up Released [PHOTOS]

“Saturdays on the Square” will take over Main Street in historic downtown Greenville this summer and just wait until you see the line-up and who’s kicking off the series! Did I mention it's FREE!

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Missy Thompson via Facebook
Missy Thompson via Facebook
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Muhlenberg County Mustangs are the 2017 3rd Region Baseball Champions [VIDEO]

For the first time ever, Muhlenberg Consolidated Schools are heading to State after the Mustangs won the 3rd Region Baseball Championship last night! Way to represent boys!

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Wet Willie performing
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W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival Coming Up June 14-17 in Henderson [VIDEO]

Returning for its 27th year, the W.C. Handy Blues & Barbecue Festival will take place June 14-17 at Audubon Mill Park along the Henderson riverfront. It's a four-day FREE music festival offering blues and Zydeco bands, and activities for the whole family. 

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2017 Citizen’s Police Academy in Owensboro Accepting Applications

The 24th annual Citizen’s Police Academy is coming soon and you'll want to take part! The Owensboro Police Department is currently accepting applications for the 2017 class.

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stack of new 100-dollar bills
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Owensboro Police Department Investigating Fraudulent $100 Bills [PHOTOS]

The Owensboro Police Department is currently investigating multiple cases that involve fraudulent $100 bills circulating in the community and they need our help to put it to a stop.

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Artist rendering of Bill Monroe Museum
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Bill Monroe Museum Groundbreaking Monday in Rosine

Discussions and plans of building a museum dedicated to the father of Bluegrass music are finally coming to fruition. Bill Monroe will have a museum in his honor in his hometown of Rosine in Ohio County.

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Barb Birgy
Barb Birgy
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Kentucky Residents in Owensboro Will Pay Higher Taxes [PLAN]

The vote is in and starting July 1st, 2017 Owensboro residents will see higher taxes as the Owensboro City Commissioners voted unanimously to approve the annual budget for 2017-2018.

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Home Free via YouTube
Home Free via YouTube
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Home Free Makes a Return to Henderson [VIDEO]

Fresh off a huge European tour, Home Free is making a return to the tri-state for 'A Country Christmas' at the Preston Arts Center. I know 'Home Fries' like me couldn't be happier about this announcement!

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LeAnn Rimes vs. Wilbur Rimes and Curb
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Grammy Award Winner LeAnn Rimes Coming to the Preston Arts Center in Henderson

The Henderson Arts Alliance announced their 2017-2018 Season of events this afternoon and multi-award winner, LeAnn Rimes is coming to the tri-state!

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Barb Birgy via WBKR Facebook
Barb Birgy via WBKR Facebook
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Balloons Over the Garden & Dazzling Daylilies Festival Returns [EVENT SCHEDULE]

The Western Kentucky Botanical Garden will host the 8th Annual, Award-Winning, Balloons Over the Garden & Dazzling Daylilies Festival and you can be there to experience it all! Save the date.

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Barb Birgy
Barb Birgy
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Is a New Restaurant Coming to Downtown Beaver Dam?

I heard a rumor Friday that a new restaurant may be coming to downtown Beaver Dam, so I had to take the short drive to investigate! How would you like to gather with friends and family to watch sports? Eat amazing wings, juicy burgers, have great drinks and enjoy specials all week long!

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