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New Baby Visitation Rules Have Changed at Owensboro Regional Health System

As a child, my mother would take me to visit friends and family at the hospital. I anticipated the treat of looking at the new babies through the nursery glass. I have always been captivated by newborn babies.  Our new hospital has a new modern Mother-Baby unit. The procedures for visiting have changed. Following are some tips to prepare for your visit.

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wpd911, ThinkStock
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Fat Tuesday Party CANCELLED At The Owensboro Convention Center

Sad news, party-goers... The Owensboro Convention Center has cancelled the Fat Tuesday party for tonight, February 17th, due to the bad weather.

Via the Owensboro Convention Center...

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City of Owensboro Taking Applications For Police Officer

Are you or someone you know interested in a career in law enforcement? Well, here's your chance. The City of Owensboro is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer with the Owensboro Police Department. The deadline to apply for the position is March 6th, 2015. The OPD is hosting a free forum, regarding the requirements and more information about becoming a police officer for the public.

Via the OPD...

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This Kid Rules His Valentine’s Dance At Beaver Dam Elementary [VIDEO]

I saw this video pop up at least twice in my feed on Friday. You know, they didn't have Valentine's dances when I was in school, cue sad trombone. In fact, I didn't go to a real dance until middle school, and I won a dance contest at one of my 8th grade dances, true story! Who knew a Valentine's dance could be this fun! Watch as "JT" takes over the floor with the help of Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off" at Beaver Dam Elementary School.

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Guns & Hoses Facebook
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Tickets For Guns & Hoses VIII On Sale Now

 

Guns and Hoses VIII is back at The Ford Center Saturday, April 11th! This event has become a huge night in the Tri-State with local firefighters and police officers going head-to-head in the boxing ring. The massive show is brought to you, once again by 911 Gives Hope, a group of Police Officers, Firefighters and Paramedics from Gibson, Posey, Vanderburgh, Warrick County, Indiana, and Henderson County, Kentucky dedicated to improving the lives of children and people with disabilities in the local community.

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Bryan Steffy, Getty Images for The Smith Center
Bryan Steffy, Getty Images for The Smith Center
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Merle Haggard Coming To Beaver Dam!

Y'all get excited, because the one and only Merle Haggard is coming to the Beaver Dam! He'll be at the new Beaver Dam Amphitheater on Friday, May 29th!

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Danny Beeler, Heart of the City Design
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Big O Music Fest Pre-Sale Thru Friday

 

The Big O Music Fest returns to Owensboro August 15th! I don't know about you, but I'm always ready for the Party of the Year! Now, the line-up hasn't been announced yet, but you can get your tickets to the show, today thru 10:00pm Friday, February 13th, at a discounted price! Let's be honest, you're going to the show regardless of who's there, ha! And, with the past line-ups, you know that the 2015 show will be awesome!

Today thru Friday, you can save 10% on your tickets to The Big O!

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Danny Beeler, Heart of the City Design
Danny Beeler, Heart of the City Design
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2015 Big O Music Fest Date Released!

 

The Party of the Year is back! Get out your phones and mark your calendars, the date for the Big O Music Fest is set! In the past we've seen Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Jake Owen and more... Who will rockin' that crazy stage this year?!? While the artists for 2015 won't be announced for another month, the date has been, so go ahead and get excited!

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Laura Cavanaugh, Getty Images
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Tickets Added For Upcoming Luke Bryan Show

Did you miss out on getting tickets to see Luke Bryan at The Ford Center on February 11th? I know, they sold out quickly! Well, you're in luck! They've just released additional seats for the show, but you'd better get yours fast!

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Wayne Hart’s Colleagues KNOW He’s a Huge ‘Groundhog Day’ Fan [PHOTO]

It seems Eyewitness News Chief Meteorologist Wayne Hart have more in common than just chatting everyday about the weather.

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Arrest Made In Arson Case Spanning Two Years In Ohio County

The Ohio County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in an arson case. This case has spanned over two years and involves over 20 arson incidents, burglary and criminal mischief.

Here is the official press release from the Ohio County Sheriff's Office:

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images for CMT
Rick Diamond, Getty Images for CMT
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CMT Taking Applications For Summer Interns

Listen up college students who loooooove country music... CMT is now taking applications for summer interns! The internship positions are for college juniors and seniors and range from the business department to artist relations. No matter what your major is, there is a great opportunity here for you to gain amazing experience in Nashville with CMT!

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