Candace Murphy was only 15 years old when she started working in a long-term-care facility. Now, she is demonstrating her dedication to the elderly in her new position as social services designee at Cherry Village Benevolence, 1401 Cherry Lane.
January 06, 2017|
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Great Bend Surgical Properties LLC announced it has entered into a planned purchase contract to sell the medical building that is currently leased to Great Bend Regional Hospital, signed December 30, 2016.
The Central Kansas Dream Center celebrated the opening of its recent expansion to the second floor on Dec. 10, 2016, with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The renovation allows the CKDC to bring its men's program in-house.
A $23 million construction project for a new and advanced Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center (HRMC), will be coupled with an upgrade in core mechanical and electrical infrastructure within the hospital complex. Community leaders will participate in a groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 5.
It doesn't get much sweeter than participating in a holiday cookie contest that raises money to help people in need. Eager to sample this year's holiday cookies, downtown shoppers participated in the eighth annual Great Bend Cookie Contest, held Nov. 26 during Small Business Saturday in Great Bend.
December 23, 2016|
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Rush County Memorial Hospital will host a Christmas Fantasy Open House from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at 801 Locust. The public is invited to the free event which will feature a Polar Express trip, prizes and refreshments in a life size gingerbread house.
Wheatland Electric Cooperative recently completed its 3rd Annual "Cram the Van" food drive, collecting 9,363 pounds of food for local food banks and the people they serve in Kansas. Every donation collected in a particular community stayed in that community to benefit its local food bank.
USDA Rural Development Single Family Housing Director, Kent Colwell, recognized this year's top five Guaranteed Rural Housing (GRH) Loan Program lenders in the state. The top five GRH lenders processed nearly 40 percent of the total loans in Kansas, and for the third year in a row Landmark National Bank is the state's top lender.