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A middle school student in Owensboro dies after being diagnosed with the flu

A middle school student in Owensboro has died from the flu Eyewitness News is told that Brookelynne Shannon, an eighth-grader at Burns Middle School, died Monday morning from complications from the flu. We're told that Brookelynne got sick around Christmas and developed pneumonia. She was then trans

WTVW - 2018-01-15 22:06:12

Willie Nelson to perform in Owensboro in April

Willie Nelson is coming back to Owensboro. The country music legend is scheduled to perform at the Owensboro Convention Center on Tuesday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for Willie Nelson and Family go on sale Friday at 10:00 a.m. Tickets are $59, $79, and $129. All seats are reserved. For the latest

WTVW - 2018-01-16 16:48:57

Warrick Prosecutor: charges not formally filed yet in fatal sledding accident

After a weekend accident where authorities said a vehicle struck and killed a sledding teenager, many are wondering what led up to the crash. Davis Collier, 16, was a Castle High School junior. She died while sledding on Saturday after being hit by a vehicle. Galina Witte, 20, was arrested on the sc

WTVW - 2018-01-16 22:28:09

Colonel Jim's breading lives on at Mr. D's Drive-In

HENDERSON, Ky. - There may be no food more iconically Midwestern than fried chicken, and we are lucky to be surrounded by excellent examples of this art. One of the best (always arguably of course) is the Henderson favorite found at Mr. D's Drive-In on the south side of town, which advertises "Colo

EVANSVILLE COURIER-PRESS - 2018-01-16 15:51:16

Willie Nelson plans tour stop at Owensboro Convention Center

Country music legend Willie Nelson & Family will be making a stop in Owensboro. According to the Owensboro Convention Center, Nelson will perform on Tuesday, April 17 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 19 at 10 a.m. Tickets are $59, $79, and $120. All seats are reserved. Follow us online a

14NEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 16:57:40

Road crews weary of fighting 'stinking snow'

HENDERSON - "Stinking snow. It's terrible." Or at least that's the view of Steve Gibson, street superintendent of the city's Public Works Department. He's getting a little tired of dealing with it. And you can't blame him? When it comes to snow and ice removal, it's anything but simple. Two weather

GLEANER - 2018-01-16 19:45:02

Henderson Police: three accidents, 11 motorist assist runs Monday

As of 2 p.m., Henderson Police said they worked 11 motorist assists and three accidents. Between midnight Friday and 2 p.m. Monday, Henderson Police reported 13 non-injury accidents, one injury accident, and 88 motorist assists. These totals reflect the city of Henderson, not the county as a whole.

WTVW - 2018-01-15 23:33:52

Crews work to patch potholes on U.S. 41

The cold weather has taken a toll on Tri-State roads in more ways than one. People driving from Henderson to Evansville may have noticed the large potholes formed on northbound U.S. 41. "It's an on-going problem, always has been," said Vincent Hendrix, a man who had just driven across the pothole-la

WTVW - 2018-01-17 00:06:53

Sheriff's Office reports death of jail inmate

BARTOW - A 63-year-old Polk County Jail inmate died early Tuesday morning at Bartow Regional Medical Center. Martha Collier of Lake Alfred was transported by EMS from the Central County Jail infirmary to Bartow Regional Medical Center after she began having breathing difficulties at the infirmary. S

THE LEDGER - 2018-01-17 03:46:29

Top 5 at Noon: PolitiFact introduces Trump-O-Meter; St. Pete's apartment boom spreads; Panic after casino boat caught fire

Byblos Cafe began a major renovation last year, keeping the popular South Tampa restaurant open as long as possible during the summer with some nifty temporary walls to shield diners from the mess. After Hurricane Irma they closed to do the heavy lifting, reopening early in December. Our food critic

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2018-01-16 11:00:00

Freezing temperatures expected in Polk on Thursday morning

LAKELAND - Geez, Louise. It's getting cold ... again. Temperatures are expected to drop below freezing in some parts of Polk County early Thursday, just two weeks after temperatures fell into the high 20s. Temperatures are expected to hover in the low 30s, falling just short of breaking a 41-year-ol

THE LEDGER - 2018-01-17 02:20:52

The 'Boogie Oogie Oogie' band wins? Grammy's biggest shocks

NEW YORK (AP) There was little doubt who should take home the Grammy for album of the year in 1984. That was Michael Jackson with "Thriller." He won, of course, but the Recording Academy hasn't always been seen to make the right call over its 60 years. One weird decision was giving soft rocker Chris

TAMPA BAY ONLINE - 2018-01-16 11:11:36

3-year-old girl, 2 adults seriously injured in Tampa crash

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) - Tampa police are investigating a crash that injured several people, including a 3-year-old girl. The crash happened just before 8 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of North 40th Street and East Osborne Avenue. It temporarily shut down both roads. Police say 25-year-old Terrika Yo

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-17 00:03:58

Driver faces new charges after pedestrian dies

BARTOW - A Tampa man is facing enhanced charges of DUI manslaughter after a man who was struck while standing near his disabled car on the side of State Road 60 two years ago has died. Prosecutors filed the new charge Tuesday against Oliver Simons Jr., 38, who was in court for a plea hearing. Simons

THE LEDGER - 2018-01-17 00:28:32

Chicken abuse video sends consumers in search of alternatives

LAKELAND, Fla. - A viral video showing what appears to be animal abuse and filthy conditions inside a Florida egg farm is now prompting some people to look for healthier and more ethical alternatives to traditional egg production. Organic and cage-free eggs can sometimes be more difficult to find an

10NEWS - 2018-01-17 01:42:47

Weather forecast: Cold front arrives Wednesday

Partly cloudy tonight with the low temperatures will be in the 40s to low 50s. Patchy fog is likely overnight ahead of the cold front. A cold front moves through our area on Wednesday morning with highs in the low 60s. Winds will increase as the front moves through Tampa Bay and expect falling tempe

BAY NEWS 9 - 2018-01-16 22:20:00

Man arrested in connection to domestic assault incident

VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) - A man has been arrested in connection to a domestic assault incident in southwest Mississippi. Warren County Sheriff Martin Pace told WAPT-TV on Monday that Timothy Michael Noble after the incident occurred last week. Pace says deputies found a 39-year-old woman was found sem

DELTA DEMOCRAT TIMES - 2018-01-15 21:37:00

Mother's Mary: Assisted living home resident loses, then regains religious heirloom

FULTON - The last few months have carried a nearly unfathomable cost for Emelia Brock. And yet, in some ways, she feels blessed. After suffering a debilitating fall late last year, confining her to a wheelchair, the 96-year-old was forced to sell her home and permanently relocate to Charleston Place

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-15 07:30:00

David Crosby's Sky Trails blends folk, jazz, soul perfectly

Carry Fire is legendary Led Zeppelin vocalist Robert Plant's 11th solo album and the second he has recorded with his backing band, the Sensational Space Shifters (the same group he brought to Clarksdale for the 2012 Sunflower Festival). Subscription Required An online service is needed to view th


Alleged bank robber shot, wounded

An alleged bank robber is recovering from injuries he received after being shot and wounded during a shootout with authorities in Tunica County. DeSoto County Sheriff's Department officials were advised of the incident, which occurred about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The individual was arrested and taken