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Tickets For The USA Gymnastics Championship In Louisville, On Sale Now

If you're a gymnastics fan, you'll want to take a look at this! The USA Gymnastics Championships are coming to Louisville! The national championships for acrobatic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics and trampoline/tumbling will be held at both the Kentucky International Convention Center and the KFC Yum! Center.

The five-day event is scheduled for July 15th - 19th and tickets are on sale now. The finals for the majority of the senior elite events are set for Saturday, July 19th at the KFC Yum! Center, beginning at 6:00pm (EST).

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Owensboro Special Olympics Swimmer Medals In National Games

Tuesday, in the Special Olympics USA National Games in New Jersey, Owensboro athlete Christopher Willis won a silver medal in the Division #M3 50 YD Breaststroke.

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Date Set For 2014-2015 UK UofL Basketball Game

In a joint announcement Monday morning, the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville released the date of the much anticipated basketball game for the upcoming 2014-2015 season. The Cardinals are set to host this year and the big game will benefit the Basketball Hall of Fame. You'll be able to catch the game live on ESPN 2.

So, when will the game be?!?

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Former UK Wildcat Nerlens Noel in Child Support War

Uh oh!  Philadelphia 76ers star Nerlens Noel has found himself in a featured story on TMZ Sports.  The former UK Wildcat star is tangled up in a nasty child support battle.

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The 2014 FIFA World Cup: Do We Care?

This is a serious question. For me, growing up in Kentucky, both soccer and hockey were not only foreign sports to me, I didn't care to watch either one. Now? I am little more open to what my out of the norm sports viewing choices are, especially during the summer.

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Lyme Disease Q & A: Facts You Should Know Before You Take That Hike

It’s play-outside season for all of us now, finally, and with new reports that more deer ticks survived the winter, we need to arm ourselves with the facts about Lyme disease.

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Can Jake Owen Dunk? [VIDEO]

First reaction... Can Jake Owen dunk a basketball? My initial thought is maaaybe, ha! He does appear to be athletic and I'm pretty sure he's a surfer. What do you think??

Take a look at this Instagram video he posted and find out!

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Demolition City Roller Derby Coming to Owensboro

For years, you have heard members of the Demolition Dolls and Destruction Dames roller derby teams visit The WBKR Waking Crew.  Now, you're going to get to see them in exhibition action right here in Owensboro on Sunday, June 8th.  Check this out!

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Drowning Doesn’t Always Look Like Drowning: Signs To Look For

It happens every year. As soon as the weather gets a little warmer, there's always a story on the news reporting an accidental drowning of a child. I think when us parents see that, we rush the unimaginable of that happening to us out of our minds as quickly as we can. I think we stupidly also think, "Well, I'd know if my child was drowning". That's not true at all.

The signs of drowning aren't always what you see in the movies. Drowning can be a very quiet, splash-free accident.

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Dog Tries Her Paw At Being The Bat-Girl [VIDEO]

My dog can sit, look pretty, give me a high-five and dance around in a circle. Heck, I was pretty proud of us both for her knowing that much, ha!

During the ACC Baseball Championships held over the weekend, Miss LouLou Gehrig did way more than sit!

Watch this video... so cool!

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Jimmie Johnson Wins Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte

Jimmie Johnson, defending Sprint Cup Series Champion, broke a record tonight, winning his seventh race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. This also makes Johnson's fourth Coca-Cola 600 win.

Johnson led 165 laps of the race, including 73 of the first 76 laps

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Ryan Hunter-Reay Wins 2014 Indy 500

Ryan Hunter-Reay passed Helio Castroneves on the final lap and won the 2014 Indianapolis 500 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday.

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