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“Celebrities” Help Ohio County Middle School Get Ready For K-Prep Testing [VIDEO]

There's only one thing I remember about the end of the school year, TESTS! In grade school, we used to take achievement tests. They were just booklets of multiple choice questions. It wasn't until I got to high school when testing became a little more serious. Since then, KERA tests have gone away and K-Prep tests are now the norm. The students and staff of Ohio Co. Middle School (one of my alma maters!) decided to get everyone ready with the help of some pretty famous folks, WATCH!

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My Interview With Travis Tritt [VIDEO]

This past weekend, I had a blast covering the Kentucky Derby! I got to sample drinks, wear big hats and bet on some ponies! I also got to chat with some celebrities, including one of my favorite country artist... Travis Tritt!

Now, we were at the Fillies and Stallions party and it was very, very late when Mr. Tritt and his beautiful wife arrived. (Basically, don't judge me on this interview. It was really late and I had an adult beverage or two before, ha!) Take a look and listen as Travis and I chat about how hot his wife is, some of his favorite songs to perform and his upcoming show at the Big O Music Fest.

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The Malco Kids Summer Film Fest 2015 Schedule

I can't believe it either, but summer is almost here! You know what that means, it's time to start scheduling how you're going to keep your kids busy for the next few months, ha! The Malco Cinema 16 in Owensboro helps you do just that.

Their Kids Summer Film Fest schedule has been released! The film fest offers some of your favorite movies on Tuesdays and Wednesdays in June and July for only $2.00!

Here's the line-up...

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Western Kentucky University Hosting Women’s Football Clinic

If you know anything about me, you know how much I love football. And, you know how proud I am to be a Western Kentucky Hilltopper. So, imagine my excitement when I found out that there is a Women's Football Clinic being hosted by the Hilltoppers this summer!

I think this sounds awesome...

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WEVV Evansville Announces Return of Evening News Department [Photos]

This is exciting news.  WEVV in Evansville made a huge announcement this morning.  News is returning to the network for the first time in 14 years!  And we have the scoop right here . . . including photos of and introductions to the brand new 44News team.

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The Sandy Lee Watkins Songwriters Festival Coming Soon!

 

The Sandy Lee Watkins Songwriters Festival has surely made a name for itself over the last few years. The annual event makes its way back to Henderson, July 29th - August 1st. With three stages in downtown Henderson, over 30 songwriters will play, sing and tell stories about some of your favorite songs heard on the radio.

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My Day With Big Red [PHOTOS]

A couple of Saturdays ago, Owensboro Technical and Community College hosted the Grant Talbott Memorial 5K. Little did I know, I would be involved with at least the pre-race hub bub. I was assigned to help out this guy/girl.

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Jaclyn Reveals Her Kentucky Derby Outfit – Will She Be Able to Get Her Hat into the Car?

What must you wear to the Kentucky Derby? A big ole' hat! And, y'all know I just had to get a giant hat, ha! The only problem is, I didn't account for getting into my car. Take a look, it gets interesting, ha!

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Ky Lt. Governor Luallen Makes Major Economic Development Announcement In Ohio County

Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Crit Luallen was in Beaver Dam Tuesday for a major announcement in conjunction with the 1,000+ acre Bluegrass Crossings Business Centre.

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Alma Randolph Charitable Foundation Hosting Ladies Luncheon

The Alma Randolph Charitable Foundation is hosting the Ladies Luncheon and Fashion Show on Saturday, May 16th. The fundraising event will be held at the Owensboro Convention Center.

There will be a silent auction starting at 11:00am, with a fashion show and luncheon following at Noon.

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More FREE Concerts Announced At CMA Fest

The CMA Fest is June 11th-14th in Nashville and it's jam-packed with great country music! Here's the cool thing thou, most of the concert stages are FREE! Yep, FREE!

In case you missed it last week, the Chevrolet Riverfront Stage line-up was released, click HERE to see it. Now, two other FREE stages have announced their line-ups.... Check it out!

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BBQ Fest “Rockin’ On The River” Concert

This year at the International Bar-B-Q Festival, Rockin On The River is going to be an awesome concert! Friday, May 8th, the show will feature several local artists, on one stage, inside of the Owensboro Convention Center.

The show will feature Skylar Cain, Josh Merritt, Insulated, Andy Brasher and me! You'll also get a chance to see Ricky Gunn!

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