Rivertown Spirits is the Meade County Area Chamber of Commerce Business of the Month for May. The partnership of Gary Morgan, Eddie Whelan and Steve Crebessa consists of RTS l, located in Brandenburg, RTS II and Flaherty Service Center, in Flaherty.
Business owners Gary and Martha Morgan opened RTS in 1995, and Eddie and Kim Whelan have been the face of the business partnership since 1997. The Flaherty location has been in operation since 2002 when new partners Steve and Amy Crebessa came on board. “This successful business has been a member of the Meade Chamber for 15 years. Our chamber sees them as a generous business partner and friend to this chamber office and the community with their support of many projects,” stated Chamber Director Carole Logsdon. According to the owners, the partnership is committed to the education of responsible citizenship and warns of the abuses of underage drinking. “Project Graduation and its continued success is very important.” Whelan stated that “all the county schools can count on us for their Spring and Fall festivals and we are big supporters of the schools’ sports programs and the band.” Morgan and Whelan grew up respectively in Ekron and Flaherty, while Crebessa was from Radcliff. “We are local and we support local,” stated Whelan. The stores employ 3 full time, and 25 part time employees. They are open Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. until 11 p.m., and Friday and Saturday 8 a.m. until midnight, with the convenience store open on Sunday.
Congratulations on being the May Member of the Month!