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"Survivor" casting call taking place today in Bowling Green

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Ever dream of being on the CBS show, "Survivor?" Today's your chance to try out.  

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4-year-old struck by car leaving UK game remembered

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A little more than a week ago, four-year-old Marco Shemwell was hit by a car near Kroger field during a UK football game, and he later died. Monday friends and family gathered to say goodbye to Marco around noon at Calvary Christian Church in Winchester, with a little help from the football team he loved.

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Man dies after officer involved shooting

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A man has died after an officer-involved shooting Kentucky State Police say the man was threatening harm to a child. 

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet unveils new drivers license

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet unveils new drivers license

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Kentucky residents now have an idea of what their new drivers licenses will look like in 2019

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Tennessee man arrested outside pharmacy in Glasgow

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A Portland, Tennessee man is under arrest in Barren County. Jeffrey Conyer, 38, was arrested and charged with alcohol intoxication in a public place, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and possession of drug paraphernalia and methamphetamine.

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American Bank and Trust announces groundbreaking date on new Bowling Green corporate center

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A groundbreaking date has been set on a new corporate bank center on Lovers Lane in Bowling Green.

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New program launches to help students in need at SKYCTC

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On Monday morning, students and staff at Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College celebrated the grand opening of GROW, which stands for Giving Resources to Others Without. 

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Bowling Green Evening Lions Club donates diabetes kits to Warren County Public Schools

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The local Lions Club recently partnered with Warren County Public Schools to help students with diabetes. 

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Kentucky man arrested after slamming vehicle into home

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A driver slammed his vehicle into the front of a home Monday morning in Hart County, and now, that driver is behind bars.

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Woman says man she met on dating web site raped her

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A Bowling Green man was charged with rape Friday after a woman he met on the dating web site, Plenty of Fish, said he forced himself on her.

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Man accused of robbing someone of his last cigarette

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Beck Fatzinger never got to finish the cigarette he was smoking on a recent Saturday afternoon while walking to his car in the 100 block of East 12th Avenue.

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Man accused of holding woman against her will

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A Bowling Green man is accused of holding a woman against her will inside of a trailer without water or electricity.

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Illinois man dies in vehicle crash in Hart County

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A 56-year-old man from Illinois died over the weekend in Hart County after he crashed his vehicle on I-65.

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BGPD: Confirmed suicide near Boatlanding Road dock

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Bowling Green police have confirmed a man took his own life near the Boatlanding Road dock. Police say a man came to the station around 8:35 this morning to request a welfare check on the individual. Ten minutes later at 8:45am, a caller stated a man was on the ground near the picnic table with a large amount of blood on his head. Police are currently notifying next of kin. No further details are known at this time. More>>

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PTK makes kids stars and leaders

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The Public Theatre of Kentucky is a special non-profit organization.

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First black female White House reporter gets Newseum statue

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 Journalist Alice Allison Dunnigan triumphed over sexism and racism to become the first black woman accredited to cover the White House. In recognition of her achievements, the Newseum unveiled a statue in her honor on Friday. The bronze life-size statue will remain in the Newseum, just steps away from the National Mall and the White House, until December. The statue, based on a photo of Dunnigan standing on the steps of the U.S. Capitol, depicts her in hat and pearls, a folded... More>>

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WKU basketball players visit Center for Courageous Kids retreat

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Members of Western Kentucky's basketball team visited the Center for Courageous Kid's retreat over the weekend. Stopping by for the Miller Harris Foundation Family Weekend retreat, the kiddos got to shoot some hoops with the players, do passing drills, and of course, take part in the Hilltopper/CCK Dance Off.  CCK is a non-profit medical camping facility here in South Central Kentucky. The non-profit is committed to ensuring their campers have experiences that they're able to ... More>>

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Superheroes unite in Bowling Green for a great cause

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Superheroes from across South Central Kentucky united for a great cause on Saturday. 

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20th annual Buddy Walk held at Bowling Green Ballpark

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The 20th annual Buddy Walk kicked off this weekend, hosted by Down Syndrome of South Central Kentucky. 

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Tennessee man charged with attempted murder

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Early Sunday morning Warren County Sheriff’s deputies were called after someone reported shots being fired at 5690 Louisville Road, alit 159.

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WKU Football: QB Duncan leads 28-20 comeback over Ball State for Tops first win of the season

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MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Steven Duncan came off the Western Kentucky bench to throw two second-half touchdown passes and engineer the Hilltoppers’ 28-20 come-from-behind win at Ball State Saturday afternoon. The victory kept Western Kentucky from going winless in nonconference games to start the season. Duncan came on in the second half and gave Western Kentucky an immediate lift as the Hilltoppers drove for a touchdown to take a 14-13 lead on a 4-yard pass to Mik’Quan ...

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WKU Volleyball: Lady Tops start season with exhibition versus #5 Kentucky

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In the inaugural volleyball exhibition match hosted in Diddle Arena, WKU got its first taste of action in the 2018 campaign as No. 5-ranked Kentucky came to town. Both Bluegrass programs went deep into their benches to take advantage of the live match setting. “When you play a team the quality of Kentucky, you get exposed a lot of ways and that’s exactly what we wanted to be,” head coach Travis Hudson shared following the exhibition. “I wish we would have done... More>>

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WKU Women's Soccer picked to finish 9th in C-USA

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WKU Soccer has been picked to finish ninth in the annual preseason C-USA coaches’ poll as announced by the conference office on Monday afternoon. Last season, WKU finished in a tie for eighth place in C-USA after a 4-5-1 record in conference play that saw the Lady Toppers come away victorious in four of their last five matches. Rice and North Texas, who have combined to win every regular season C-USA crown since 2014, are tabbed first and second, respectively, followe... More>>

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WKU Men's Golf announces Chan Metts as new head coach

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Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Todd Stewart announced Monday the hiring of Chan Metts as the next head coach of the WKU Hilltopper Golf program. Metts comes to The Hill following two highly successful seasons as an assistant coach at Georgia Southern, during which he was heavily involved in tournaments, travel, recruiting, practices, schedules and workouts. The 34-year-old Dublin, Ga., native takes over for former WKU coach Phillip Hatchett, who passed away in June.... More>>

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Louisville Women's Basketball announces non-conference schedule for 2018-2019 season

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University of Louisville women's basketball has released its 2018-19 non-conference schedule, which is highlighted by home games against Nebraska, Kentucky and Connecticut. Overall, the Cardinals will face nine opponents that reached postseason play a season ago, seven that won 20-plus games and six that played in the NCAA Tournament. “Our non-conference schedule is extremely challenging and we are excited about that,” said head coach Jeff Walz. “Our goal is to pla... More>>

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SoKY Fair makes long-awaited return

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The 2018 SOKY Fair has officially opened. The family fun event runs July 23-28 at Lampkin Park. 

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WKU Football: TE Mik'Quan Dean named to preseason watch list for John Mackey Award

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Senior tight end Mik’Quan Deane has been named to the 2018 John Mackey Award Preseason Watch List, the committee announced Friday morning. Deane returns as the Hilltoppers’ top receiving tight end, catching 11 passes for 143 yards and one touchdown last season. Those numbers put Deane second among WKU tight ends in 2017 behind Deon Yelder, who was signed as an undrafted free agent by the New Orleans Saints. Deane caught at least one pass in five games, including... More>>

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WKU Volleyball: Lady Tops earn AVCA Team Academic Award for 12th consecutive season

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For the 12th consecutive season, WKU Volleyball has been recognized as a recipient of the AVCA Team Academic Award, the association announced Monday. With a cumulative GPA of 3.61 across the 2017-18 school year, the Lady Toppers have earned the Team Academic Award for the 16th time since 1999. The award, which was initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the school year by ma... More>>

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WKU Men's Basketball: Justin Johnson signs professional contract with Italian team

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Former WKU Basketball star Justin Johnson became the latest Hilltopper to join the professional ranks Monday when he signed with Italian program Cagliari Dinamo Academy. Cagliari Dinamo Academy competes in Italy’s Serie A2 league. Johnson, a 6-foot-7 forward from Hazard, Ky., finished his college career ranked 10th on WKU's all-time scoring list with 1,715 career points and fifth on the all-time rebounding list with 1,057 career boards. He's one of five players in pr... More>>

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WKU Men's Basketball: Tops unveil 2018-2019 Conference USA schedule

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Home games against four of the top six finishers in Conference USA last season and a home-and-home series with defending league champion Marshall highlight the league play portion of the 2018-19 WKU Hilltopper Basketball schedule, as announced Monday by WKU. Playing under a new scheduling model from C-USA, the Hilltoppers will face their travel partner Marshall twice and each other team in the league once over the first 14 games of the conference regular season, including h... More>>

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WKU Women's Golf: Four Lady Tops earn WGCA All-American Scholar honors

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Four members of the WKU Lady Topper Golf team were honored for their academic achievement Tuesday as Women’s Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholars. WKU’s Georgina Blackman, Megan Clarke, Mary Joiner and Katie Story were all honored by the WGCA, which requires that honorees meet a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 and compete in at least 50 percent of the school’s regularly scheduled competitive rounds. Blackman, an outgoing senior from Essex, Englan...

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WKU Men's Basketball: Hennssy Auriantal added to coaching staff

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WKU men’s basketball head coach Rick Stansbury announced Tuesday the hiring of Hennssy Auriantal as an assistant coach on his staff. “We’re happy to have Hennssy join our program,” Stansbury said. “He brings coaching and playing experience at the D-I level in all areas. Besides that, he’s a terrific person and has a beautiful family. We’re excited to have him as part of our team.” Auriantal brings both Division I playing and ...

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Hot Rods open series in South Bend with 5-0 win over Cubs

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The Bowling Green Hot Rods earned their fifth win in a row, beating the South Bend Cubs 6-0 this evening. RHP Tobias Myers turned in another stellar start, and the offense was led by SS Zach Rutherford, who collected two hits on the night. The Hot Rods got on the scoreboard in the top of the second inning. DH Devin Davis reached on a fielder’s choice, and moved to second on a walk. He scored on a single from RF Eleardo Cabrera, and it was 1-0 Hot R...

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Hot Rods sweep Whitecaps in West Michigan

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The Bowling Green Hot Rods earned their first four game sweep of the season with a 5-3 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps this afternoon. LHP Resly Linares earned the win, and LF Emilio Gustave scored twice. The Hot Rods got started in the second inning, when 1B Devin Davis launched his fifth home run of the season on a fly ball to left field. It was 1-0 Bowling Green after two innings. In the third, RF Emilio Gustave scored on a sac fly fro... More>>

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Hot Rods get back on track with win at Whitecaps

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The Bowling Green Hot Rods got back on the winning track tonight, defeating the West Michigan Whitecaps 13-1. Six different Hot Rods had multi-hit games, with SS Taylor Walls leading the way with a four hit night. The Hot Rods got going in the second inning, as they sent seven batters to the plate, scoring four runs. The inning was highlighted by RBI hits from Walls, DH Trey Hair, and 1B Jim Haley. Bowling Green broke the game open in the third, when they sc... More>>

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WKU Men's Basketball: Tops add five-star center Charles Bassey to 2018 class

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WKU men’s basketball head coach Rick Stansbury announced Wednesday the signing of five-star center Charles Bassey (6-11) in the 2018 class. 

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WKU Men's Basketball: Lamonte Bearden withdraws name from NBA Draft

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WKU Men's Basketball rising junior Lamonte Bearden has withdrawn his name from the 2018 NBA Draft, and will return to the Hill next season, per a tweet from Bearden's Twitter account Wednesday morning.

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Brad Bonds introduced as ACS Boys Basketball Coach

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Brad Bonds officially introduced as Allen County-Scottsville Boys Basketball Head Coach. 

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Bowling Green woman breaks swimming world records

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63-year old Bowling Green resident Penny Noyes continues to break world records in the swimming pool. 

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  • The Latest: US to warn Iran of 'hell to pay' for defiance

    The Latest: US to warn Iran of 'hell to pay' for defiance

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:03:01 GMT
    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:04 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:04:33 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). United States delegation Vice President Mike Pence, left center, National security adviser John Bolton, U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, second from right, and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, far right, listens as President Dona...(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). United States delegation Vice President Mike Pence, left center, National security adviser John Bolton, U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley, second from right, and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, far right, listens as President Dona...
    U.S. national security adviser John Bolton will warn Iran of "hell to pay" and "serious consequences" if it defies the U.S.
    U.S. national security adviser John Bolton will warn Iran of "hell to pay" and "serious consequences" if it defies the U.S.
  • Minnesota Democratic chairman says Ellison probe wrapping up

    Minnesota Democratic chairman says Ellison probe wrapping up

    Tuesday, September 25 2018 12:26 PM EDT2018-09-25 16:26:32 GMT
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    Minnesota's Democratic Party chairman says the investigation into allegations of physical abuse against Rep. Keith Ellison should be released soon.
    Minnesota's Democratic Party chairman says the investigation into allegations of physical abuse against Rep. Keith Ellison should be released soon.
  • In TV interview, Kavanaugh denies sexually assaulting anyone

    In TV interview, Kavanaugh denies sexually assaulting anyone

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    Tuesday, September 25 2018 3:03 PM EDT2018-09-25 19:03:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Brett Kavanaugh looks at his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh at the start of a FOX News interview with Martha MacCallum, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington, about allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court no...(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin). Brett Kavanaugh looks at his wife Ashley Estes Kavanaugh at the start of a FOX News interview with Martha MacCallum, Monday, Sept. 24, 2018, in Washington, about allegations of sexual misconduct against the Supreme Court no...
    Kavanaugh declares in a televised interview that he never sexually assaulted anyone in high school or at any other time in his life.
    Kavanaugh declares in a televised interview that he never sexually assaulted anyone in high school or at any other time in his life.
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