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Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images; Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images
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Tri-State Natives–from Greenville and Evansville–Star in New Netflix Series

The new Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why, premiered on the popular streaming service March 31st, generating solid reviews and a good amount of buzz.

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Holiday World Adding ‘Pick Your Price’ Ticket Discounts

Holiday World has added many perks for its guests over the years such as free parking, free soft drinks, free sunscreen, and even free wi-fi. This year, they are adding an even bigger perk, they are letting guests pick their own prices for discounted tickets.

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Larry Smith via Facebook
Larry Smith via Facebook
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Ohio Co. Varsity Softball Team Meet Shark Attack Victim [VIDEO]

Earlier in the week you heard the story about the brave young pitcher from Louisville who fought off a shark attack in Florida. The Ohio County Varsity Softball Team had the chance to meet Caitlyn Taylor and play against her in a softball tournament in Destin.

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Photo Exhibition at WKU Will Be Featured on ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ This Weekend

This is pretty cool. Pulitzer-prize winning photojournalist Renee' C. Byer has the unique talent of capturing real life in all parts of the world. This experience plays heavily in her interactive photo collection, "Living on a Dollar a Day: The lives and faces of the world's poor". This collection exhibit, currently on display at WKU in Bowling Green, will be featured in a segment on "CBS Sunday Morning" this weekend. 

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Our World via YouTube
Our World via YouTube
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Are We Finally Getting a Costco? [INSIDE TOUR]

There’s actually a Facebook page dedicated to it, "We in Evansville Indiana WANT a Costco". The rezoning application was submitted in February. So are we getting a Costco finally?

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Daviess County Public Schools
Daviess County Public Schools
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Whitesville Elementary School Announces New Principal

After a meeting of its School-Based Decision Making Council, Whitesville Elementary announced its new principal this afternoon.

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City of Owensboro via YouTube
City of Owensboro via YouTube
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Owensboro Residents Facing Needed Tax Increase [VIDEO]

Cuts in community programs have already been announced and now Mayor Tom Watson says there's really no way around a tax increase for Owensboro residents. Brad Byrd sat down with Mayor Watson to discuss our future.

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Sharks Are Coming to the Beaver Dam Strawberry Festival

Now this is something your won't normally find in Ohio County, sharks! The 2017 Beaver Dam Strawberry Festival coordinators are bringing live sharks to the downtown area. I'm in! 

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WKU Student Stages Epic ‘Hamilton’ Themed Marriage Proposal [VIDEO]

I have a late entry for National Proposal Day, and it's very clever. Western Kentucky University student Elijah Essa and his fiancee' Sarah Burnett are huge fans of the Tony-winning musical Hamilton. On February 13th, Elijah gathered a big group of the couple's friends at Van Meter Hall to stage a marriage proposal, complete with choreography, set in the world of Hamilton. 

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School Teachers Allowed to Carry Guns
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Kentucky 6th Most Dependent on the Gun Industry [DATA]

When the new President took office, my friends and family were concerned about how it would affect gun ownership. Gun dealers are even more concerned because it's how they make a living. WalletHub reported this morning that Kentucky is ranked the 6th Most Dependent State on the Gun Industry so there's reason to be concerned indeed.

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