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The History of Owensboro website is dedicated to capturing our community’s rich heritage from the widest variety of sources, preserving it in a user-friendly achieve and using technology to present history it an exciting, dynamic and cutting edge fashion.

Step back in time and experience this area the way it was when your parents or grandparents were young. More fully appreciate how individual historic people, places and events affected our community’s growth and development. Be a contributor to validating or busting local urban myths.

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