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Willie Cauley-Stein In Owensboro Next Week

Listen up kitty-cat fans, your boy Willie is coming to town! Wildcat Wearhouse has confirmed that Willie Cauley-Stein will be in Owensboro, Wednesday, April 22nd, for a player signing!

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Holocaust Survivor Sonja DuBois To Speak At WKU Owensboro Thursday

This Thursday, April 16th, is Holocaust Remembrance Day. All this week at WKU Owensboro will host a series of events culminating with Holocaust survivor Sonja DuBois speaking Thursday night at 7:00 p.m.

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92.5 WBKR via YouTube
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Dave Tours His Soon-to-Be Auctioned Off Elementary School [VIDEO]

Masonville Elementary School was built in 1951. Sometime in the 1990s (I confess, I don't remember the year), it became Beacon Central High School.

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Catherine Yeulet, Thinkstock
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Sutton Derby Day 5K Run/Walk Coming Soon!

The 4th annual Sutton Derby Day 5K Run/Walk is right around the corner. The event will take place Saturday, May 2nd and the proceeds will benefit the Sutton Elementary students. The event will begin at 9:00am, with registration starting at 8:00am and will start at Rash Stadium.

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Photos by Rick Diamond & Larry Busacca/Getty Images
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Jake Owen and Travis Tritt Headline The Big O Music Fest 2015 [Line-Up]

It's a great day to be alive!  The line-up for the 2015 Big O Music Fest is set.  And this year's event will be co-headlined by Jake Owen and Travis Tritt!

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SparKy To Host “Pampered Pooches Pet Fair”

Get your fur-babies ready, this SparKy event is for you! The "Pampered Pooches Pet Fair" will have everything from nail-trims to a doggie bake sale! The event is Saturday, April 11th at the new Tractor Supply Co., on Starlite Drive, In Owensboro.

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HirePatriots and USMM of Western Kentucky Combating Veteran Unemployment

HirePatriots.com was launched 10 years ago after a Marine, who'd just returned home from Iraq, discovered his wife was out of work and his utilities had been turned off. His request for any work that would earn him a little money became a national program aimed at employing returning veterans.

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Buffalo Wild Wings To Honor Apollo High School’s Taylor Widmer

Andrea Dant Widmer is one proud mama.  And so humbled by the community outpouring of praise and support.  Buffalo Wild Wings, at Towne Square Mall,  has announced plans to memorialize her son, Taylor Widmer, who was killed in a tragic car accident last October.  And here's how they plan to do it.

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Grant G. Talbott Memorial 5K Road Race This Saturday

Grant G. Talbott served as a counselor at Owensboro Technical & Community College for ten years and he coordinated the road race for nine years. For the 28th time, the 5K road race will commence this Saturday (4/11) at 9:00 a.m.

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Chad and Brett Eat Bugs at Meadowlands Elementary [Video]

Each year, the 4th grade class at Meadowlands Elementary School in Daviess County studies other cultures and learns that the United States is actually in the minority when it comes to one aspect of nutrition and what we eat to get it.  See, 80% of the people in the world actually eat bugs and they do it because they're high in protein and, yes, good for you!  So, to bring the chapter to a fitting close, the kids are invited (with parental consent, of course) to eat bugs.  And, this year, Brett and I decided to join them!

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