It started with the picture, posted on Facebook, of a suspicious-sounding message posted on the door of Ryan's Steakhouse on Goetz Drive in Owensboro.

Yep, Ryan's Steakhouse is saying goodbye to Owensboro.

It was announced last month that several Ryan's Steakhouses would be closing. is reporting that many of these closings have been abrupt--no warning at all.

I went out to get a last look: