The theme of this year's H.L. Neblett Community Center banquet is "Take Ownership to Make a Difference." And the event features an impressive list of special guests and you're invited to attend.

"Take Ownership to Make a Difference" is set for Thursday, March 13th in West Ballrooms D and E inside the brand new Owensboro Convention Center.  Eyewitness News Daybreak host Tabnie Dozier will serve as the Mistress of Ceremonies!

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The event's keynote speaker will be Friday After Five executive director Kirk Kirkpatrick, who just retired as the emcee of Rooster Booster after an impressive 37 years!

And there will be music as well . . . provided by the Pulses of Hope drumline from Peoria, Illinois.  These kids are awesome and have even performed internationally.  Here they are in Germany a couple of years ago . . .

Tickets for the H.L. Neblett Community Center's annual banquet are $40 per person or $400 for a table of ten.  To make reservations, please call 270-685-3197 or email  Or you can mail reservation checks to H.L. Neblett Community Center, 801 West 5th Street, Owensboro, KY 42301.

The meet-and-greet and silent auction for "Take Ownership to Make a Difference" begin at 5:30pm.  The banquet begins at 6.