The long haul

I have a good friend and a board member who consistently says unfettered optimism is a necessary ingredient for success. And yet another friend, who I often lean on when I need reassurance after disappointment, reminds that she is a pessimist and that she is seldom disappointed and occasionally surprised.

Chamber Member of the Week: Puzzle Pieces

With a new, expansive headquarters and national recognition that continues to grow, Puzzle Pieces has evolved over the years to become one of Owensboro’s most important assets.

Chamber Member of the Week: T&T Vendors Mall

Since opening its doors in September, T&T Vendors Mall has become a thriving shopping center for those who enjoy antiques, collectibles and everything in between.

Reflections on 2020 bring resolve in 2021

It seems like just a short time ago Jack Wells took the gavel from Dave Roberts and became the 2020 Chamber Board Chair in front of a crowd of nearly 800.

Farm City Breakfast postponed until 2022

The 42nd Annual Farm City Breakfast — previously scheduled to be held virtually on Feb. 27 — has been postponed until 2022 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, officials announced Thursday.

Brake, two former Owensboroans, selected as Notables

Candance Castlen Brake, president of the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce, and two former Owensboroans are among 50 women named to the Kentucky Gazette’s “Notable Women in Politics and Government.”

Chamber Member of the Week: Owensboro Family YMCA

The Owensboro Family YMCA has seen a significant dip in membership, but they’re still pushing forward to do all they can to help the community through various programs and services.