ups1 480

OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/23/13) - The Owensboro Chamber of Commerce gathered Monday afternoon to host the grand opening of UPS Store #6437 on Southtown Blvd. Store owner Charles Patel spoke to SurfKY News about his newest store location and the services they provide.

"I have been in the Henderson market for six years and I did well there," Patel said. "I had customers driving from Owensboro to Henderson so I decided to expand here."

According to Patel, the store offers a number of services including laminating, black and white or color printing, as well as many shipping services. Store manager Angela Mills went on to say there is nothing their store cannot package.

A couple of visitors walked away from the event with prizes the company gave away, including a flat-screen T.V., a digital camera, and a slow cook roaster during a random drawing.

Patel thanked the Chamber of Commerce for recognizing his business and the services they are here to provide. Patel said his short-term goal is to get this store "up and running," adding that if it goes successfully, he may be interested in expanding through a second location.

UPS is located at 636 Southtown Blvd., Unit 5. They can be reached by phone at 270-685-2073.

ups2 480

Evan Gorman
SurfKY News
Photos provided by Jamie Roby and Evan Gorman

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Most Read This Week

August 31, 2015 6481

Man Convicted of Hopkins Countian's Death Granted…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 4926

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 30, 2015 3844

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 2803

Kentucky Career Center Blood Drive Aug. 31

by SurfKY News
August 30, 2015 2400

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 18730

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 11879

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

September 02, 2015 2054

Madisonville Gaining Two New Businesses

by Ron Sanders
September 01, 2015 1560

Small Business Tax Credit Workshop

by SurfKY News
September 01, 2015 1385

Traffic Stop Leads to Meth Charge for Driver

by SurfKY News
September 01, 2015 1312

Central City Gospelfest Planned for September 2

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1226

Investigation Leads to Meth Trafficking Charge

by SurfKY News
September 02, 2015 1122

Woman Allegedly Passed Out at Wheel Charged with…

by SurfKY News
September 01, 2015 1101

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
September 01, 2015 1096

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
September 01, 2015 1047

Governor Lauds Launch of Kentucky's New I-Way

by SurfKY News
September 01, 2015 796

Annual 'Swingin' for Sadie' Tourneys Set for…

by SurfKY News