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  1. River Metals Recycling yard achieves SHARP recognitionRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Recycling Today

    River Metals Recycling , headquartered in Crescent Springs, Kentucky, has announced that its Owensboro, Kentucky, scrap metal recycling facility has received the SHARP designation from the U.S. Department of Labor. RMR says that the Owensboro facility is the company's second in Kentucky to receive the award.

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  2. Special Report: Floating DangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Whether you're a native to Owensboro, Henderson, or Evansville, it's hard to miss those huge tug boats, barges, and cargo ships out on the Ohio River. The Ohio River is a major shipping-avenue in the U.S., but what's actually inside all of those vessels? And does the cargo pose a danger to our shores and drinking sources? "We get around 300 to 325 barges a year, and you can break that down between metals, bulk, grain and fertilizer," said Jane Hatfield with Owensboro Riverport Authority.

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  3. Owensboro Schools Partnering with Banks, Library in Reading InitiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | WEHT

    Owensboro Public School officials announced a new partnerships with six banks and the Daviess County Public Library for the Owensboro Reads Initiative. Six banks, including U.S. Bank and First Security Bank, will adopt an elementary and pre-school plus buy free kiosks for them.

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  4. Minnesota greenhouse moves from vegetables to medicineRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... is using tobacco to produce a drug that slows the growth of breast cancer tumors. - Kentucky BioProcessing of Owensboro, Ky., is growing tobacco to be used in production of a drug to treat Ebola, according to the website WebMD.com. - The University ...

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  5. Emily and Kyle TincherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Green with the Rev. Jerry Riney officiating. Music was provided by Ms. Lauren Calhoun and Paul Brown, both of Owensboro, vocalists; and Ms. Dana Gensler of Bowling Green, pianist. Altar servers were Bryce Haas and Drew Haas, both of Paducah. The ...

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  6. Scammers Now Want Your Money For Fallen Police OfficersRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Kentucky State Police

    ... ral at 502.696.5300. TFC Corey King Public Affairs Officer Kentucky State Police Post 16, Henderson (270) 826-3312 Owensboro KY (270) 685-3927 Click here to e-mail TFC Corey King

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  7. Sherri Rae Bloom Benningfield, ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Republic

    Sherri Rae Bloom Benningfield, 52, of Waycross Drive, died at 9:59 a.m. January 28, 2015, at Columbus Regional Hospital. Survivors include her husband, Danny E. Benningfield; sons, Danny R. Benningfield, Jonathan Benningfield and Anthony Benningfield, all of Owensboro, Kentucky; daughters, Heather Benningfield and Lauren Benningfield, both of Owensboro; a brother, David Bloom of Seymour; sisters, Sheila Wilson of Medora, Brenda Moore of Seymour and Jane Harburger of Crothersville; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

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  8. Lucy Pagliaroli Kafer, Longtime Tuckahoe Resident, 96Read the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Eastchester Daily Voice

    ... She is survived by her son, Paul and his wife Lisa of Carrollton, Va; and stepsons, Ron and wife Sonja of Owensboro, Ky., and Peter of Edmonton, Ky.; and grandchildren, Tara and wife Lisa Deeter, Andrew, Gary, Lindsey, Nicholas and wife Suzanne, ...

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  9. Lewis, Hayden Yoshimura Suzuki's 2015 TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Motorcycle USA

    ... road racers. One Kevin Schwantz comes to mind. Hayden, the youngest of the famous trio of racing brothers from Owensboro, Kentucky, says he is reinvigorated with the new direction of AMA Superbike and the possibility of reaching his goal of winning ...

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  10. 2015 Yoshimura Suzuki SBK Team AnnouncedRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    ... lanky road racers; Kevin Schwantz to name but one. Hayden, the youngest of the famous trio of racing brothers from Owensboro, Kentucky, says he is reinvigorated with the new direction of AMA Superbike and the possibility of reaching his goal of ...

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  11. Wendell Ford Buried at Rosehill-Elmwood CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WEHT

    Political figures from across the country gathered in Owensboro Tuesday to honor former Kentucky Senator Wendell Ford. Senator Ford passed away on Thursday at the age of 90. Funeral Services were held today.

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  12. Suzuki announce AMA Superbike line upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MCNEWS

    ... a 600 were he might have felt a little cramped." Hayden, the youngest of the famous trio of racing brothers from Owensboro, Kentucky, says he is reinvigorated with the new direction of AMA Superbike and the possibility of reaching his goal of ...

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  13. Biden, Clinton among hundreds who honor former Senator FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WHAS11

    ... needs of his clients. But whenever Ford called him for a ride, he was happy with just a Coke and crackers. OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden knew former Kentucky governor and U.S. Sen. Wendell Ford as a trusted adviser and Bill Clinton ...

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  14. Wendell Ford laid to rest in OwensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... day and we are here to celebrate his life for all he's done for Kentucky, the nation, and our community," said Owensboro Mayor Ron Payne. "We're really going to miss Wendell. I've known him a long time." Vice President Joe Biden and former President ...

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  15. Joe Biden, Bill Clinton attend Wendell Ford funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    S SENATOR WENDELL FORD IS JUST NOW GETTING UNDERWAY AT FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH IN HIS HOMETOWN OF OWENSBORO. WLKY'S MARK VANDERHOFF JOINS US LIVE FROM OUTSIDE THE CHURCH.

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  16. Yoshimura: Jake Lewis joins Roger Hayden on Suzuki GSX-R1000 SuperbikesRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | SuperbikePlanet.com

    ... a 600 were he might have felt a little cramped." Hayden, the youngest of the famous trio of racing brothers from Owensboro, Kentucky, says he is reinvigorated with the new direction of AMA Superbike and the possibility of reaching his goal of ...

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  17. International Bluegrass Music Museum Begins Executive Director SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Cybergrass

    ... museum on the next page of its journey. The International Bluegrass Music Museum (IBMM) was established in 1991 in Owensboro, Kentucky, as a non-profit repository for the artifacts and collections of Bluegrass music. It has since become a fully ...

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  18. Biden, Clinton to attend Wendell Ford's funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Upon hearing of Ford's death, Biden released a statement which read, in part, "On a personal note, Senator Ford has been an important part of our family for a long time. He gave Sara Jones Biden, from Owensboro, Kentucky, her first job on the Hill when she graduated from Duke Law School, and that's how she met my brother Jimmy.

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  19. Pyrotechnics used to control blackbird population in OwensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Residents in the area of Griffith Avenue to Booth Avenue and Lexington Avenue to Lewis Lane should expect loud noises and flashing lights from 3 p.m. to nightfall.

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  20. Owensboro services for Wendell FordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Family of Wendell Ford allowed the public to visit Glenn Funeral Home in Owensboro for several hours on Monday to honor the former Kentucky governor and U.S. senator Everyone from politicians to family and friends went to honor a man whose career in public service, in Kentucky and Washington, spanned forty years. As he showed in one of his last sit-down interviews with 14NEWS reporter Brandon Bartlett, his career didn't end after stepping down from public office.

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