Growth and Arts Along the Ohio River
Owensboro is a town across the Ohio River from Cincinnati OH and below Louisville KY on the Beautiful Ohio (or “Big River”).
All three cities have produced a number of celebrities, not the least of these being Johnny Depp, whose birthplace is Owensboro. In January 2011, Depp was named America’s Favorite Actor in the Harris Poll.
There are High Demand Jobs in and around Owensboro in Healthcare, Dining, and Information Technology.
In fact, nursing positions are in high demand at all levels from Aide to Nursing Supervisor and make for an effective line of career advancement. Given that area hospitals may offer tuition reimbursement and time off the job to attend classes, this is a golden opportunity for a new career or a change in career. For the unemployed affected by the Recession of 2008 – 2010, this is an opportunity for On the Job Training with built-in education and advancement opportunities.