New Stockton Recreation Center opens

Stockton’s new Recreation Fitness Center officially opened on Tuesday, September 19 with all the equipment being moved from the former downtown location to the new location at on South Cypress, next to the new swimming pool.  The new facility will Read on! →

Two new businesses open in Stockton

Two new businesses have opened in Stockton in August, 2017.  Having a soft opening on August 10 is Regina’s Country Pup Grooming, located at 322 Main Street.  Regina Long’s new business offers a full grooming service for both dogs and Read on! →

Stockton opens new pool

The City of Stockton officially opened their new swimming poo on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.  The pool has been under construction since January, and due to favorable winter weather, opened earlier than expected.  The pool has several new features that Read on! →

5 Businesses honored at BAM Awards

Five Rooks County businesses were honored at the annual Rooks County Business Appreciation Month (BAM) Dinner held at Wild West Saloon last Wednesday evening.  The Kansas Department of Commerce annually honors businesses from around the state for the contributions made Read on! →

Cardinal Corn third at State YEC

Cardinal Corn, an entrepreneurial business started by Plainville High School students Macie LeMarr, Kobe Spiess, and Colten Weisner, took third place in the Sate Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge (YEC) at Fort Hays State University on April 24. The PHS team qualified Read on! →

Twig & Vine opens in Stockton

Stockton’s newest business, Twig & Vine, opened their door on Tuesday, March 14 at 406 Main (formerly Central Veterinary Clinic).  Co-owners Denae Denio-Odle and Steven Mongeau are quick to say it’s not just a flower shop since they will be Read on! →

Animal Hospital expansion hosts open house

The Animal Hospital in Plainville hosted an open house on Saturday, March 18 to show off their new large animal expansion to the public.  A large crowd enjoyed the free food and a look at the area that will efficiently Read on! →

New MRI/Nuclear Med addition complete

The MRI and Nuclear Medicine Suite is now open and operational at Rooks County Health Center in Plainville.  An Open House was held on April 12 at 2 pm, with COO Bill Stahl welcoming visitors, local officials, contractors, and other Read on! →

Bosselman Energy cuts ribbon on new facility

Bosselman Energy officially opened their new $2.5 million facility in Plainville with a ribbon cutting on Friday, December 9, 2016.  The new facility is located at 200 NE 6th Street, along U.S. Highway 183 in north Plainville.  The former Turnbull Read on! →