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Smoking Ban Passes in Owensboro

Henceforth, if you're in a public place like a park or an outdoor dining facility, you will no longer be able to smoke.

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Owensboro Filmmaker Starks Hits Fundraising Goal, Able to Continue Shooting Horror Anthology [VIDEO]

While the first of the five parts of Owensboro film production company Verite Cinema's horror anthology Volumes of Blood has been finished, the completion of the project was up in the air...until now.

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Michael Waltrip Expected to Take Part in Season 19 of ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Gentlemen, start your tap shoes! Or whatever you have to wear. Owensboro native and 2-time Daytona 500 champ Michael Waltrip could be heading to Dancing with the Stars!

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Owensboro Police Department Releases Details About Franey’s Food Mart Robbery

Early Saturday afternoon, Owensboro police responded to a call regarding a robbery at Franey's Food Mart, 817 Carter Road.

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Sunday Cornhole Fundraiser to Help Raise Funds for Unscripted Film School

It's a busy weekend for Owensboro filmmaker P.J. Starks and his production outfit Verite Cinema. And it will culminate Sunday with a big fundraiser.

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Chad Benefield
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Plans for the Rebuilding of Owensboro’s First Christian Church to Be Revealed Sunday

In March of 2013, the main tower of Owensboro's First Christian Church was struck by lightning. Fire broke out causing extensive damage to a majority of the property.

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Senator Mitch McConnell Receives Award from Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation at Owensboro Health [VIDEO]

Kentucky Senator Mitch McConnell was in Owensboro, Monday, to speak about the Affordable Care Act in a town hall meeting at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.

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Hundreds Line Up Along Highway 54 to Pay Tribute to Taylor Widmer Who Died Thursday in a Car Accident [VIDEO]

I'm kind of overwhelmed right now. When your dad is a licensed undertaker and funeral director, like mine was, you learn early in life about death. You have those conversations sooner than others. It's helped me be more prepared through the years.

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Dave Spencer May Have Conquered a Fear of Snakes at, of All Places, the Owensboro Parent Bash [VIDEO]

First of all, I'm happy to report that the Owensboro Parent Magazine 3rd Birthday Party Bash at the RiverPark Center was a huge success. Second, I may have conquered a fear.

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Dave Spencer
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Owensboro Police Investigating Early Morning Shooting

Owensboro Police Department officers responded to a shooting call at 2:30AM, Tuesday morning, in the 1700 block of Alexander Avenue.

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Daviess County Public Library Publishes Behind-the-Scenes Recap of River City Festival of Films [VIDEO]

On March 1st, 2014, the Owensboro Convention Center played host to the annual River City Festival of Films--an extraordinary event which has grown by leaps and bounds since its beginnings in a vacant space at Towne Square Mall.

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Blue Bridge Traffic Restrictions to Begin Tuesday

It seems there isn't a quadrant of Owensboro that's been untouched by some sort of roadwork or road construction. On Tuesday, we'll add the Blue Bridge to the mix.

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