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Tonight at 11: Secrets behind the banners

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Hometown pride is the idea behind a series of banners you've probably seen around Louisville.

Those Hometown Hero banners have been up, in some cases, for more than a decade but do you know how the people who are honored get picked?

WAVE 3 News Reporter Janelle MacDonald got the facts and the behind-the-scenes secrets of the banners -- like this one:

"I flip flopped Denny's picture so he was facing the Yum! Center and I didn't realize it but then I started getting calls that his part was on the wrong side of his head," said Mike Sheehy.

Tonight on WAVE 3 News at 11 we take a look at the famous face that started it all and how the banners have evolved.

Plus, who's next to be honored with a hometown hero sign.

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