Smothers Park

Regional
11:57 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Owensboro Residents Ready for Friday Night's Reopening of Smothers Park

The waterfall feature at Smothers Park in Owensboro
Kevin Willis

It’s the second night of celebrations in Owensboro as the city officially reopens its downtown Smothers Park to the public. What those attending Friday’s events will see is a riverfront area that has received a complete facelift.

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Business
8:59 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Owensboro's Smothers Park Ready for Grand Reopening

A three-day celebration gets underway Thursday evening in Owensboro as the city reopens Smothers Park, a major part of a years-long downtown revitalization effort. The Col. Charles E. Shelton memorial is being rededicated at 7 p.m.

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Regional
10:40 am
Mon July 30, 2012

Project Manager: Owensboro's Smothers Park Will Be Ready for Reopening

Construction continues on the children's playground portion of Smothers Park in Owensboro.
Kevin Willis

The man in charge of getting a downtown Owensboro park ready for its official unveiling next month says the project will be completed on time. Project manager Ted Lolley told the Messenger-Inquirer workers will likely be putting the finishing touches on the project the night before the grand reopening.

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