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Travis Manion Foundation To Host 9/11 Heroes Run In Madisonville

On September 6, the Travis Manion Foundation will host a 5K race in Madisonville to unite the community to remember the sacrifices of the heroes of September 11th and the heroes of all the wars since.

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The Hwy 60 Yard Sale Is Back!

If you're like me, you look forward to the Hwy 60 yard sale all year long! Over 200 miles, through eight Western Kentucky counties, of hundreds of great deals! Plus, lots of snacking and sightseeing!

Maybe you want to join in the sale? Want to map out your route? Here's more info!

Via the Hwy 60 website...

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UPDATE: Connections Between Missing Women in Tristate? [Photos]

Connections?  Are there connections between the handful of women who are reported missing in the tristate?  That's the question that the experts have been asking all week.  That's the question that people like me are asking.  And that's precisely why I have spent the week pouring over the details, police reports, news accounts and Facebook feeds of the tristate women who have vanished, without a trace, over the last four years. Yesterday, I posted a blog in which I tried to connect the dots between these women.  And, apparently, I am not the only person paying to attention to those dots.  I have received many emails and messages about my article from folks and observers just as concerned, bewildered and intrigued as I am.  And some responders have provided me with additional information that adds to the storylines.  For instance, there is another missing woman who truly fits the alleged victim profile and there are details in some of the other cases that give them even stronger connections to their missing counterparts.   

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New Beginnings Looking For Volunteers

New Beginnings Sexual Assault Support Services is a 24 hour crisis center to the seven-county GRADD area. They also provide free counseling for any survivor of sexual violence including child sexual abuse and free educational prevention programs for all ages.

New Beginnings is in search of volunteers. You could be the source of strength for a sexual assault victim in need. They are looking for help with a range of duties to assist both the victims and the organization. No experience is necessary, but they will provide all the training needed.

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Possible Connections Between Missing Women in Tristate [Photos]

Women are missing.  Rumors are flying.  And people in the tristate, particularly women, are scared.  When Kristy Kelley of Boonville was reported missing Friday, August 15th, it seemed, at first, an isolated incident.  However, as more and more reports surface we are now becoming aware that there are several women missing from Southern Indiana, Western Kentucky and Southern Illinois and it seems, just maybe, there are common threads between them.  Is it possible that the tristate is home to some sort of serial abductor?  Do these women truly share common traits and were they chosen targets of some thief in the night?  I have spent the last couple of nights combing through police reports, news accounts and Facebook sites dedicated to each woman and I have found what I consider to be some disturbing similarities.

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Jac Chats With Jeff Musial, The Animal Guy, About His Upcoming Evansville Show [VIDEO]

Jeff Musial "The Animal Guy" and his animal entourage has performed all over the country and on several late-night shows, but this Saturday, he'll be in Evansville! You can catch this fun show at the Old National Events Plaza, August 23rd at 2pm.

I had the pleasure of chatting with Jeff about his show and some funny animal stories... check it out!

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Missing Boonville, IN Woman Kristy Kelley
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Candlelight Vigil Being Held for Missing Boonville Woman Kristy Kelley

As the search continues for missing Boonville, Indiana woman, Kristy Kelley continues, the small community she calls home will hold a candlelight vigil Wednesday night with the hope she returns home safely.

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Have You Seen This Missing Warrick County Woman? [PHOTO]

Several news outlets are reporting that a Warrick County woman is missing. Authorities and search parties are looking for 27 year-old Kristy Kelley. Warrick County Sheriff's Office says that she was last seen around 1:30 Friday morning.

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Kentucky State Fair
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Chad & Jac’s Kentucky State Fair Opening Day Check-List

I typically dread the day Chad goes to Louisville for the opening day of the Kentucky State Fair. He always tortures me with his fun stories of seeing the animals, meeting cool people and eating lots, lots, lots of delicious food! Well, tomorrow is fair day and I won't be jealous! Nope, I'll be there too.... bring on the fun!

Since I'll be with Chad this year, I've made us a Kentucky State Fair Opening Day Checklist... check it out!

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images
Rick Diamond, Getty Images
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Preston From The LoCash Cowboys Talks To WBKR! [VIDEO]

The Liquid Ninja Big O Music Fest is SATURDAY! Yep... August 16th is just about here and we are ready for the party of the year! Hank Jr., Charlie Daniels Band, LoCash Cowboys, The Lacs, JT Hodges, Brasher Bogue and the Josh Merritt Band will be rockin' the Big O stage at Reid's Orchard before you know it!

I got to catch-up with Preston from the LoCash Cowboys on Tuesday. If you missed it, check it out here...

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