gabe's tower

Gabe’s Tower Will Re-Open
At last - Gabe's Tower will re-open! The former Owensboro show place at 19th and Triplett has been closed for years. In this morning's Messenger-Inquirer, Bruce Jones of Professional Hospitality services held a news conference yesterday and announced their plans. It ...
You Can Help Save Gabe’s Tower
It truly is an Owensboro landmark.  But Gabe's Tower has been vacant for years and what to do with it has been the center of many heated debates.  And, oddly enough, the hotel was most recently offered for sale on Ebay.  Yet, there it sits.   A vacant, towering reminder of what Gabe's used to be to …
Owensboro Hotel Ends Up on Ebay. Any Takers?
Wendesday night, my friend Bj Emmick posted this on Facebook, "Go to Ebay and type in Owensboro Hotels and Motels."  I replied, "Not sure where this is heading, but I can't wait."  And, well, I should have known.  Yep!  The Tower Inn, formerly the impressive landmark Gabe's Tower…
You Know You’re from Owensboro When…
Every town is unique. Some of its citizens may not think so, but if you flesh it out and pay attention, you'll learn why. Owensboro is no different. It doesn't take much talking to learn that someone is a native of the Big O. In fact, I've come up with some ways to readily identi…