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Lane Goodwin Graces New Owensboro Parent Cover

Owensboro Parent Magazine has been in publication for more than a year now, serving the Owensboro area as a vital companion and information source for parents throughout the city and Daviess County.

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GRADSA Buddy Walk at Smothers Park 10/20

The Green River Area Down Syndrome Association mission is to enable families enriched with the Down syndrome connection to share resources, build friendships, and advocate together for the future of our children. Outstanding!

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Owensboro Police Department/Kentucky Telco
Owensboro Police Department/Kentucky Telco
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Kentucky Telco Robbery Suspect Still at Large

On the afternoon of Tuesday, October 2, 2012, we received the following release from the Owensboro Police Department:

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Youtube
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Owensboro on Youtube: Armory Demolition Begins [VIDEO]

It's the beginning of the end of an era. The Owensboro National Guard Armory on Parrish Avenue will soon be no more.

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Youtube
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Owensboro on Youtube: Brasher/Bogue in Studio [VIDEO]

Periodically, I'll hit up Youtube and put "Owensboro" in the search engine to check out the latest videos from or about our fair city. Well, to my pleasant surprise, I found Brasher/Bogue's July 5th visit to the WBKR studios.

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Youtube
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Incoming Storm’s Bark Worse Than Its Bite…But It Was Really Cool [VIDEO]

At press time, we are under a severe thunderstorm watch. We've also had a few warnings issued in the tri-state today. And there could be more to come.

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Youtube
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Owensboro Air Show Caps Big Weekend [VIDEO]

Was it hot? Lord, yes! Was it worth it? Absolutely! What a great weekend in Owensboro it has been! It began Friday night with the grand opening of Smothers Park.

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New PBS Show Looks for an Owensboro Man [Video]

Back in February,  Antiques Roadshow, one of the most enjoyable pastimes a man like me can enjoy, mentioned an Owensboro man by the name of John Thompson! And, tonight, PBS's new series, "History Detectives",  has the results of a search they conducted for the man who owned these pistols.

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Two Rivers Buddy Ball 2nd Annual Special Needs Awareness Fair This Saturday [VIDEO]

Two Rivers Buddy Ball is holding their 2nd annual Special Needs Awareness Fair this Saturday, 9:00am-12:00pm at Lewis Lane Baptist Church in Owensboro. Two Rivers Buddy Ball is a non-profit sports league for kids ages 5-20 with any mental or physical disability that would keep them from playing in a regular league. The organizers are committed to offering this league free of charge with the help of area sponsors.

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bradleygee/Flickr Creative Commons; Javier Aroche/Flickr Creative Commons
bradleygee/Flickr Creative Commons; Javier Aroche/Flickr Creative Commons
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Will Owensboro Add OTHER Restaurants It’s Never Had?

Whenever I drive by Menard's out there on 54, I wonder what restaurants they plan to put in that massive parking lot. I mean, there's gotta be something, right? You could put Cowboy Stadium in that lot.

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Photo by Dave Spencer
Photo by Dave Spencer
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Dave Goes Back in Time at Elementary School Reunion

When I pulled up to the former Masonville Elementary School--now Beacon Central High School--it struck me, immediately, how small it seemed. THIS was the cavernous building I walked into for the first time nearly forty years ago?

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DebMomOf3/Flickr
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2012 Longest Day Of Play in Owensboro Coming Up On June 21st

The University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service of Daviess County and The UK College of Agriculture present the 2012 Longest Day of Play. It will be Thursday, June 21st, 4pm-8pm at Moreland Park in Owensboro

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