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Vigils In Bangkok After The Orlando Shooting
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Candlelight Vigil For Orlando Shooting Victims Tonight At Theater Workshop Of Owensboro

The Open Door Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will be holding a candlelight vigil for the victims of the Orlando Shooting tonight at 8:15 pm at the Theater Workshop of Owensboro on West 5th Street.

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The Bluegrass Bus Museum via YouTube
The Bluegrass Bus Museum via YouTube
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50th Annual Bill Monroe’s Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival June 11-18 [VIDEO]

In 1967, Ohio County native and the Father of Bluegrass Bill Monroe founded himself a music festival in Bean Blossom, Indiana. 50 years later, it's still going strong as it is the world's longest-running annual Bluegrass festival. This year's Bill Monroe Memorial Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival begins this Saturday (6/11) and wraps up next Saturday the 18th.

As I was doing research about the festival, I came upon this really neat video of Monroe jamming with fans at the festival in 1990, "Blue Moon of Kentucky".

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Map Dot, Kentucky Facebook
Map Dot, Kentucky Facebook
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Map Dot, Kentucky Offers Unique Look At State

Allow me to introduce you to your new favorite Facebook page... Map Dot, Kentucky! This page will virtually take you all over our beautiful state from Possum Trot to Pikeville, hitting all the small-town highlights along the way.

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OPD Asking For Help For Runaway Juvenile

The Owensboro Police Department is attempting to locate runaway juvenile, Ariana Hagan, 17, and is asking for the public’s help.

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Daviess County Public Library via YouTube
Daviess County Public Library via YouTube
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Human Library At Daviess Co. Public Library This Saturday June 11th [VIDEO]

Have you wondered what it's like to be Muslim, transgender, pagan, clergy, gay, or have a silent disability, one that can't be seen? The Daviess Co. Public Library is presenting a truly unique event this Saturday called "The Human Library". You can check out a "book" and that book/person can tell you about his/her experiences of discrimination and prejudice. Watch to see a few of the participants.

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See New Local Builds in the Southern Indiana Builders’ Association Parade of Homes

Whether you are in the market to buy or build a new home, or are just interested to see what other new homes look like, check out the Southern Indiana Builders' Association Parade of Homes happening June 4-12, 2016...

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Filming Begins On Trainspotting 2
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Ohio County Tourism Looking For Property For An Upcoming Movie

Last week, I noticed a Facebook post on the Rosine Barn Jamboree's wall that was interesting.

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Donation Info For Sweatin’ For St. Jude

I can't believe we're heading out for Memphis in less than 18 hours, but we are... Sweatin' For St. Jude 2016 is here! This year, Chad and I wanted to go bigger than ever and I think we're going to do it! We are biking from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis back to Owensboro in FOUR days! Yes, we have have lost our minds, but y'all know we'll do anything for the sick babies! So, how can YOU help?!?

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Arrest Made In Henderson Co. Memorial Day Cross Display Vandalism Case

Henderson Co. Police have made an arrest in a case that made national news. 27-year-old Anthony Burrus has been charged with first degree criminal mischief and leaving the scene of an accident.

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Hillary Wise
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Beaver Dam Earns Third Straight ‘Playful City USA’ Honor

Good news from Ohio County! Beaver Dam has earned its third consecutive "Playful City USA" community honor.

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