The certified public accounting firm of Adams, Brown, Beran & Ball, Chtd. announces Meghan Burch, staff accountant at the firm's Great Bend office, has received her license as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Golden Belt Community Foundation recently completed the November competitive grant cycle and awarded a total of $14,058. The foundation supports programs or projects that are innovative, collaborative, proactive, measurable and sustainable.
Thanksgiving is quickly approaching, and some retailers have already announced several of their deals. Though more and more stores are opening their doors to shoppers on Thanksgiving Day, Black Friday will remain one of the biggest shopping days of the year, both online and in stores. BBB offers advice for consumers who plan to shop on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday and intend to make charitable donations on Giving Tuesday.
Keller Real Estate, Inc. announces the addition of Joe Cotton of Hoisington to their sales staff. Joe was born and raised in Hoisington where he graduated from USD 431 and attended BCCC. He received both his Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Education from Newman University in Wichita. Joe and his wife Ginger returned to Hoisington in 1994 to raise their family, sons Micah and Joey and daughters Sarah and Rebekah. Since their return to the area, Joe has been active in the ministry, education and coaching.
Christmas will be a little merrier for children who might not otherwise have a package to open this year, thanks to a local non-profit agency and a Great Bend business. Infants and toddlers served by Sunflower Diversified Service's Early Education Center (EEC) and Incredible Years (IY) Preschool will benefit from the activity sponsored by Great Bend Coffee, 2015 Lakin.
2B Organized, a professional organizing firm, announced the launch of a new franchise to serve Great Bend and surrounding areas. Services include residential and commercial organization, home staging and relocation and move management.
Plains State Bank announces the hiring of Cory Galindo at their Great Bend Loan Production Office located at 2700 10th Street in Great Bend. Cory will be assisting the bank with the Bank Secrecy Act and in the Deposit Operations area. Cory will primarily focus on BSA, bank operations, Data Processing, product development and customer service.