Airport terminal/hangar project moving quickly

The construction of a new terminal/hangar building at Rooks County Airport is moving along quickly and should be completed in April, 2016.  The terminal building will provide an area for visiting pilots and travelers to use the restroom, wait for Read on! →

Shaw Hotel project coming to life

Little by little, the old Shaw Hotel in Plainville is being restored and renovated into a new boutique hotel.  With the help of CDBG Downtown Commercial Revitalization funds, the building has been stabilized and new windows and doors installed.  Liberty Read on! →

Bosselman Energy expansion progressing

The expansion at Bosselman Energy (formerly Turnbull Oil) in Plainville is making rapid progress with the new building shell nearly completed.  Once complete, the facility located on N. Highway 183 will include a 10,000 sq. ft. warehouse and 2,000 sq. Read on! →

2015 ends with major expansions

Several major business expansions now underway in Rooks County are bringing the year 2015 to a good conclusion.  Overall in 2015, in addition to the expansions, nineteen new businesses were started in the county despite the downturn in the oil Read on! →

Rooks County selected as E-Community

November 2, 2015 — NetWork Kansas announced that Rooks County was selected as a 2015 Entrepreneurship (E-) Community and has been awarded $40,000 in tax credits, enabling the Rooks County E-Community to raise approximately $53,333 to advance and establish local Read on! →

Eclips Salon & Spa opens in Plainville

Plainville is home to a new salon and spa, at 306 N. Jefferson, called Eclips Salon & Spa.  Owner Caralee Cline is proud to announce the staff of three will be offering many services.  Their grand opening was held on Read on! →