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Quarles named CEO of American State Bank & Trust

Greg M. Quarles has been named President and CEO of American State Bank & Trust in Great Bend. Since 2005, Quarles has served as President and Chief Risk Officer of H&R Block Bank and Financial Services. Originally from Pampa, Texas he began his career in 1982 as a loan officer with Lubbock National Bank. He joined the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in 1987 serving in the Midwestern District, including western Kansas. Quarles rose through the ranks of the OCC to become Assistant Deputy Comptroller for Credit Card Banks.

October 29, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Milligan brings varied background to St. Rose Therapy Services

Holly Milligan, the new physical therapist at St. Rose Health Center, brings to the job almost a decade of experience in a variety of settings.

October 26, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


Cherry Village reports successful flu vaccine campaign

As a long-time nurse, Donna Marbut knows the flu vaccine is especially important to the elderly and is gratified Cherry Village Benevolence reports 90 percent participation in its recent immunization campaign.

October 26, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


Vendors sought for holiday market benefiting Girl Scouts

SALINA - Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland is inviting vendors to participate in the 50th annual See & Sell Holiday Market, a popular arts and crafts show that attracts thousands of shoppers to Salina and also supports Girl Scouts in 80 Kansas counties.

October 23, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


Horse Riders Shine In 12th Annual Rosewood Rodeo

More than 40 equine therapy riders from Rosewood Ranch had the opportunity to show their horsemanship skills and abilities during the 12thAnnual Rosewood Rodeo, held at Great Bend Expo III Arena on Oct. 8. The riders participate in therapy throughout the year at Rosewood Ranch, which exists to help people with disabilities, and is located approximately five miles north of Pawnee Rock.

October 23, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


Radio station seeks best Thanksgiving turkey

NESS CITY - Post Rock Radio LLC – which is Kiss 104.7 and My Country 93.5 - along with John Deere dealer BTI of Ness City will host the first ever "Turkey Cook-Off" on Saturday Nov. 12. The competition will start at 11 a.m. sharp and take place at the Ness City High School.

October 23, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


KBI laboratory manager receives international award

Carl Anderson, a laboratory quality assurance manager for the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI), recently earned the Association of Forensic Quality Assurance Managers' (AFQAM) 2016 Distinguished Service Award. Anderson is stationed in the KBI's Great Bend laboratory with forensic science quality assurance responsibilities in all four of the KBI's laboratories.

October 22, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Russell area retailers invited to [articipate in Plaid Friday

The Friday after Thanksgiving means Black Friday to most, but Encore Antiques & Collectables in Russell and other locally-owned, independent businesses across the country are urging citizens to celebrate Plaid Friday instead. Plaid Friday is a fun and enjoyable alternative to the chaos and dangers of Black Friday, and is designed to promote both local and independently owned businesses during the holidays.

October 22, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Team Dillons comes through for United Way

When Dillons reached out to United Way of Central Kansas about a volunteer opportunity, UWCK knew exactly what they needed help with. The Literacy Kit program that is in its second year is already being worked on and will be distributed at Kindergarten Round-Ups in the spring at all Ellinwood, Great Bend, Hoisington, Larned and Otis-Bison Elementary schools.

October 22, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Micah Johnston joins Head Quarters

Micha Johnston has joined Head Quarters, 1104 Main, as a stylist.

October 18, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Hurts Donut coming to GB

Hurts Donut is coming to Great Bend at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 20, at Sutherlands parking lot. They are bringing their most popular donuts and maple bacon bars.

October 18, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Cherry Village resident, aide share passion for crocheting

A fine sense of touch and decades of experience are two reasons Dorothy Reif is able to create multi-colored afghans. The other reason is Judith Prieto.

October 17, 2016 | Special to the Tribune | Business


2016 Kansas Optometric Association Fall Eyecare Conference in Wichita

More than 230 optometrists and 155 optometric assistants attended the 2016 Kansas Optometric Association Fall Eyecare Conference in Wichita. Optometrists attending were able to receive 13 hours of continuing education toward the 24 hours required for re-licensure. Among those attending were Drs. Mark Judd, Russell McCaulley, and Nicole Miller of Great Bend.

October 15, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


Eakin named second quarter employee

Eakin Enterprises Inc. has selected Betty Delaney as employee of the second quarter for 2016. Betty was selected from factors based on job performance and safety.

October 15, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


BBB tips for avoiding Halloween shopping scares

Consumer spending during the 2016 Halloween season is expected to average $82.93 per household. That means a total of $8.4 billion nationally will be spent on the traditional decorations, candy, cards and costumes. It doesn't take witchcraft to make scary things happen to your wallet this time of year. Unscrupulous businesses would love to treat themselves to your dollars. The trick is knowing how to be a smart Halloween shopper. Here is some advice from your Better Business Bureau for avoiding the webs being spun around this fright-filled shopping season.

October 15, 2016 | Tribune Staff | Business


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Hiss-Sherman Wealth Management expands to Wichita

Hiss-Sherman Wealth Management announces the acquisition of their newest office in Kansas. In December 2016, Hiss-Sherman purchased Centre Pointe Wealth Management in Wichita, their fourth ...

February 25, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Business


Aaron Andrews named to Coldwell Banker® International Diamond Society

Aaron Andrews, Sales Associate with Coldwell Banker Sell Real Estate, has earned membership in the company's International Diamond Society, a level achieved by only ...

February 25, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Business


Nex-Tech Wireless establishes endowment with HaysMed Foundation

The HaysMed Foundation has announced a new endowed fund established with a $25,000 gift from Nex-Tech Wireless. As a permanent endowed fund, the gift ...

February 21, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Business


Know your policies, limits on earthquake insurance

Although Kansas earthquake activity hasn't registered too many headlines recently, earthquakes are still being recorded each week, especially in southcentral portions of the state.

February 18, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Business


Glenna Achatz named to Coldwell Banker® International President’s Elite

Glenna Achatz, Broker with Coldwell Banker Sell Real Estate, has qualified to join the company's International President's Elite. This prestigious membership is awarded ...

February 18, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Business


Hutchinson Clinic Dr. Swaroop publishes book

Dr. Prabhakar Swaroop, gastroenterologist a the Hutchinson Clinic is a recently published author. Dr. Swaroop is a leading expert on Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Crohn's ...

February 18, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Business


Great Bend boy reaps benefits of Sunflower’s early education

Colton Taylor was 18 months old when he was demonstrating a few developmental problems. It is also when his family called on Sunflower's Early ...

February 18, 2017 | Special to the Tribune | Business


Battle of the Bulge weight loss competition returns to Club 1 Fitness

Back by popular demand, the Club 1 Fitness "Battle of the Bulge" weight loss competition is returning Feb. 20 and will run through March 31 ...

February 18, 2017 | Tribune Staff | Business


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