2014 Vision Leadership class recognized

The 2014 Rooks County Vision Leadership class was recognized at a dinner reception at the Rooks County Golf Course on Wednesday, December 17. Recognized for their participation in this year’s program were: Bob Becker, Dane Ganoung, Lisa Gilmore, Pam Harmon, Read on! →

Open house held for Stockton MIH homes

Liberty Buildings, LLC, the City of Stockton, and Stockton National Bank hosted an open house at the newly-constructed Moderate Income Housing (MIH) project located at the corner of Ash and South Fourth Streets in Stockton on Monday, November 17, 2014.  Read on! →

“French Quarters” dedicated in Damar

A ribbon cutting was held in Damar on Saturday, October 25, 2014 for the new headquarters of the recently-formed Damar Community Historical Foundation.  The “French Quarters” consists of two buildings on Main Street that will be the headquarters of the Read on! →

New Rooks County jail approved by voters

Voters from Rooks County approved the sales tax question on the November 4, 2014 ballot to build a new Rooks County jail.  The uncanvassed vote total was 1,101 in favor and 863 opposed. The new jail will be built near Read on! →

RCHC expansion to move forward

Since the new Rooks County Health Center opened in 2008, the volume of inpatient and outpatient services has increased by 295%.   RCHC no longer has the space it needs to adequately serve patient needs, especially in the clinic and rehabilitation Read on! →

Kansas women create angel gowns

George Taylor, Photojournalist , gtaylor@kwch.com    Click here for video. STOCKTON, Kan. – A Kansas mother and daughter are giving back, helping grieving families with the pain of losing a baby. Peggy Wise and Jenny Gray are sewing Angel Gowns, turning Read on! →