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Chamber has long tradition of giving young professionals a great start

The Community Programs Manager position was the first full-time career job I had after college. I remember how excited I was when I got the call from the Chamber president offering me the position. He offered me $17,500 annually. I could quit the other part-time jobs I had and focus on my career and graduate…

Chamber Member of the Week: H.L. Neblett Community Center

The H.L. Neblett Community Center first opened its doors to the youth in the area in 1936. However, the seed was first sown when Dr. Reginald Neblett and his wife Hattie opened their basement to children in the neighborhood in 1932.  Reginald moved his physician’s office to Owensboro in 1930 and had only been in…

Owensboro ‘ready to roll,’ chamber says

“Owensboro is ready to roll,” Chad Benefield, the emcee, told a large crowd attending the Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce’s Rooster Booster Breakfast at the Owensboro Convention Center on Thursday.

Chamber Member of the Week: Advanced Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

Chamber Member of the Week: Advanced Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine The Advanced Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine — formerly Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Owensboro (OSMO) — underwent several substantial changes in recent months. Established in 1962 by Dr. Joseph Stiles, the clinic has expanded and evolved to meet the community’s growing needs…