Farmers Bank & Trust announces the promotion of Bobbi LaViolette to Vice President, Operations Officer and Cashier. Bobbi has been a loyal employee of Farmers Bank & Trust for nine years, all of which she has been an essential part of the bank's operations team.
River Bend Assisted Living by Americare was awarded the Gold level of the company's Honor Club for 2016 at Americare's recent annual meeting in Charelston, S.C. Communities with Honor Club distinction meet very narrow award criteria in each of the four philosophy areas: resident service, employee service, community service and fiscal responsibility. These communities are seen as the company's "best of the best." The Executive Director and Director of Nursing from Honor Club communities participate on a corporate advisory committee that researches new technologies and quality improvement initiatives. Honor Club membership runs April to April each ...
The Kansas Hospital Association is pleased to announce that the Kansas Hospital Education and Research Foundation has been notified of 25 Kansas hospitals who have formally changed their food and beverage policies. These hospitals have put into place new policies that will provide healthier food and beverage options in the hospital cafeteria and throughout the facility. This enhanced access to healthy food and beverages aims to positively impact hospital employees, patients and visitors, while also helping to establish norms for healthier living for the communities served.
Chief Justice Lawton R. Nuss announced the Supreme Court has reappointed Judge Mike Keeley to a two-year term as chief judge of the 20th judicial district, effective February 1, 2016, to December 31, 2017.
Goodwill Industries of Kansas has announced their new retail store and donation center in Newton will pilot a new concept to further their mission of employing people with disabilities. The new 14,000 square foot facility will contain retail store and donation drive through, but will also provide services and job training to individuals with developmental disabilities. Dondlinger & Sons Construction Co. has been selected as the general contractor for the store which is expected to open this fall. Schaefer Johnson Cox Frey Architecture is the architect.