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What’s That Smell?

It's almost Bar-B-Q Festival time in downtown Owensboro!!  It's one of the few times of the year someone can ask, "What's that smell?" and you don't mind to tell them!  LOL!  The International Bar-B-Q Festival has been around since way back in 1979.  Not only is it tradition in Owensboro, but it essentially put Owensboro on the map.  See, Memphis can claim Bar-B-Q.  Uh . . . whatever!  St. Louis can claim good eatin' too!  Uh . . . always a bridesmaid St. Louie!  Better stick with that arch!   But Owensboro IS the Bar-B-Q capital of the world!   And the International Bar-B-Q Festival, the 2nd weekend of each May, is just a reminder how good OUR Bar-B-Q is!

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Courtesy of flickr user cote
Courtesy of flickr user cote
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Best Places to Take Mom on Mother’s Day in Owensboro–Dave Spencer’s Top Five

With Mother's Day just around the corner--this Sunday, May 8th--I thought it would be a neat idea to share some of the things I've done with my mother on "her" day over the years. And, if you were at a loss about what you and your mom can do this Sunday, hopefully these suggestions will sound good to you.

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Sign of the Times

I know the rain has stopped for the time being and we're catching a break, but I just had to share this with you. Can I get an amen?

Kellie Pickler is LEGENDARY! (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
Kellie Pickler is LEGENDARY! (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)
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A “Legendary” Contest!

THIS IS ONE OF THE COOLEST CONTESTS EVER!!!  If you tuned into The WBKR Waking Crew on Wednesday morning, you heard Todd West and Larry Roberts, from Legendary Entertainment, stop by to chat about an AMAZING contest revolving around the Legendary Live concert May 21st at Rivermont Park in Owensboro!   They're giving you the chance to meet Montgomery Gentry, Rodney Atkins, Kellie Pickler, Jason Michael Carroll, Brett Eldredge and Lo Cash Cowboys!

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photo courtesy of Alisa Bailog
photo courtesy of Alisa Bailog
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Weeding Out Hunger in Owensboro

Syngenta launched Weeding out Hunger in 2010 as a hunger-relief campaign based on product sales of Halex GT. The campaign continues in 2011. This month they stopped at Larry's Little Giant in Owensboro and collected 118 pounds of food going to local food shelters

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WBKR-Poole Pharmacy Care St. Jude Radiothon

Yes, we are back for the eighth year. Today was the first day and already we are running ahead of last year's record amount. Thanks to you for contrubuting and becoming a Partner in Hope.

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