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Reactions to New Malco Theatre on 54 Have Been Mostly, But Not All, Negative

The word came Friday that Malco Theatres would build a new theatre on 54 and close the current one on South Frederica.

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Malco Cinemas Will Open 16-Screen Theatre on HWY 54 in Owensboro

We broke this story months ago and rumors have been flying since.  But now, it's official.   Malco has formally announced plans for a new movie theatre on the east side of Owensboro just off HWY 54.

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Angel Openly Admits To Spanking Her Kids [VIDEO]

Yes, I believe in spanking my kids.  Let the talking and gawking begin!  I will just clear the air and say there is a major difference in disciplining your kids and beating them.  Many people against the idea of spanking may not quite understand this.  Or maybe you just have your own beliefs.  Here are mine!

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Fragile Ceasefire Holds As Ukraine's Parliament In Kiev Allow Separatists Self-Rule
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City of Owensboro to Use Pyrotechnics to Control Blackbird Population

If you hear loud noises and see flashing lights Monday afternoon and evening in Owensboro, do not be alarmed!  The City of Owensboro is using some extreme methods to try and control the blackbird population!

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Owensboro’s Golden Corral: Not Open Yet, But They Let Me Take an Early Peek Inside [VIDEO]

As the signage goes up and applications are accepted, Owensboroans are getting more and more excited about the opening of Golden Corral.

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Traffic Lights Are Finally Going In at the Highway 144/Highway 2830 (Old U.S. 60) Intersection

The far east end of 4th Street used to be U.S. 60 because 4th and 2nd Streets WERE U.S. 60. But when the bypass extension was built, it became Highway 144...confusing ANYONE who hadn't been here in 10 years.

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The National Weather Service Has Issued A Slight Risk Of Severe Weather For The Tri-State [Photo]

The National Weather Service has issued a slight risk of severe weather for the WBKR listening area.

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OPD Investigating More Fraudulent Bills Circulated in Owensboro [PHOTOS]

The next time someone hands you some money, you may want to look it over.  The Owensboro Police Department is again warning of fraudulent bills circulating the area.  As a matter of fact, authorities say there have been nearly three dozen reported cases thus far.  And the investigation is ongoing.  Here's what to be on the lookout for.

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Three DCPS Educators Honored [PHOTOS]

This weekend the Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts will host the annual conference in Lexington.  This year the theme:  "Amplified and Enriched: Kentucky ELA Teachers as Change Agents" and three DCPS educators will be honored.

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Did You Know There Were Armadillos In Kentucky? [VIDEO]

Chad and I were talking with Nashville Kat this morning and she told us Jason Aldean is selling his hunting lodge.  She said his wife doesn't like him hunting because he had killed an armadillo.  Chad said we don't have those here in Kentucky.  WRONG!

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