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Contest raises money for local kids

Tonight, three bartenders in Owensboro put their mixing skills to the test for a good cause. 

The bartenders competed in the T-G-I Friday's World's Best Bartender contest. The drinks made by the contestants were scored by judges and auctioned off to the audience. The event raised more than $1,500 for the Owensboro Cliff Hagan Boys and Girls Club. "What we're going to do is use the proceeds raised from the fundraiser tonight to put back into our Smart Moves program which is a drugs and alcohol prevention program nationally through the Boys and Girls Club," said Steve Winkler, Executive Director.

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