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Crazy Me Gifts & Apparel/Facebook
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Crazy Me Gift Gifts And Apparel Ribbon Cutting Today

A new local business in Owensboro is officially opening its doors today/Friday! A ribbon cutting ceremony for Crazy Me Gifts & Apparel at 217 Willamsburg Square will take place at 12:15 p.m. today.

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Erin Grant
Erin Grant
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Local Vietnam Veteran Being Honored At O’Charley’s In Owensboro Tuesday

O'Charley's in Owensboro will be honoring Army veteran Bill Oelze as its Hometown Hero Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.

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Gaylord Opryland via Marriott
Gaylord Opryland via Marriott
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Gaylord Opryland’s ICE! Theme Revealed

Sure it's only July, but with this crazy heat, I know I'm not the only one who doesn't mind thinking of cooler weather. Plus, it's never too early to start talking about Gaylord Opryland's "A Country Christmas"! There are several changes taking place in Nashville this year, including the addition of Dr. Seuss' "How The Grinch Stole Christmas" musical coming to the Grand Ole Opry stage! And, they just announced this years ICE! theme. It's going to be awesome!

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OPD
OPD
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OPD Taking Applications For Citizens Academy

Have you ever wondered how your Owensboro Police Department really works? Want an insider-view on each department? The Citizens Academy is for you and applications are being accepted now!

Not only will you get a great understanding of the department, but also get a hands-on experience at the firing range, with the bomb squad, an interactive exercise with the Emergency Response Team and more!

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Evansville IceMen Icicles Tryouts THURSDAY

Ladies, are you a hockey fan? Love being in front of a crowd? Want to help support the Evansville IceMen this season? The Evansville Icicles Promotional Team is holding tryouts this Thursday!

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Sam Greenwood, Getty Images
Sam Greenwood, Getty Images
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Tennessee Titans Hosting Nine Open Practices For Fans

If you're like me, you're counting down the days until football is back! If you're also a Titans fan like me, you can get in on the action a little earlier than the start of the season. The Tennessee Titans are hosting nine practices that will be open to their fans this summer! The Titans are scheduled to begin training camp on Friday, July 31st at Saint Thomas Sports Park in Nashville and YOU are invited! 

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Shaped by FAITH Partner Ball Exercise

Shaped by FAITH Partner Ball Exercise

My radio guests Berly Sullivan Tillman & Maria Shyver from Mentor Kids KY did an amazing job demonstrating the partner ball exercise. Grab a partner at home, wor

Daniel Loretto/Thinkstock
Daniel Loretto/Thinkstock
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Tornado Watch Issued for the Tri-State

It's admittedly odd to have a tornado watch in July, but I suppose no month is totally immune. Here's what was issued from the National Weather Service:

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Category: News, Regional News, Weather
WBKR
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Aaron Tippin Assembles Bike On Stage, During Song [VIDEO]

When Aaron Tippin was in Beaver Dam last weekend, he did something really cool on stage... He assembled a kids bike, while singing one of his songs! Apparently, he does this at every show and donates the bike to the local Toys for Tots program. How cool is that?!?

Here's a video of him assembling the bike and a very special group of veterans who were more than happy to accept this great gift!

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WBKR
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Puzzle Pieces Kicks-Off Fundraising Campaign [VIDEO]

Puzzle Pieces will celebrate its third anniversary in September and they are asking for your help to help in the celebration. Puzzle Pieces is an activity day center for individuals with intellectual disabilities ages 8 and up, located here in Owensboro. They kicked off a "60 in 60" campaign yesterday afternoon and have already gotten off to a great start! Their goal is to raise $60,000 in 60 days. This money will help them purchase their current building on Frederica Street that they have been leasing since the beginning.

I talked with Amanda Owen, the Executive Director and Founder of Puzzle Pieces yesterday about how much this campaign means to the clients and their families.

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Holiday World/Facebook
Holiday World/Facebook
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Holiday World Celebrating the 4th With Three Days of Fireworks

Visitors to Holiday World & Splashin' Safari this Friday through Sunday will end their day at the park with a patriotic fireworks celebration.

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images
Rick Diamond, Getty Images
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FREE Admission To The Aaron Tippin Concert For Active Duty Military And Veterans

The Beaver Dam Amphitheater is celebrating the 4th of July in style this year, with Aaron Tippin in concert! The show also features new-comer Chris Janson! Tickets are only $20 for the show and there will be a huge fireworks show afterward. The Beaver Dam Tourism Commission just announced another great thing about the show...

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