Little G Gunshop opens in Plainville

The Little G Gunshop had their grand opening in Plainville at 113 W. Mill Street on Saturday, November 4, 2023.  A large crowd turned out for the event to celebrate Rooks County’s newest business.  Dakota Ganoung is the owner/operator of Read on! →

Paradise Flats Quilt Co. ready for business

A new business in Plainville, Paradise Flats Quilt Company, has officially started operations.  Owner Nichole Ganoung is the one-woman-show behind the new business operating out of a rural Plainville home. She enjoys life on the farm and a slower pace Read on! →

Boone Art Studio adds storefront in Damar

Boone Art Studio, owned and operated by Michelle (Missy) Boone, has now opened a storefront in Damar at 109 E Main Street (The Happy Frog).  Moving her operation from her home, Missy now does Graphic Apparel, Custom Embroidery and Vinyl Read on! →

Fireline Bistro provides personal chef services

One of the newer startup businesses in 2023 is Fireline Bistro, owned and operated by Christopher Hanson of Stockton. Fireline Bistro takes the guess work out of meal time, with personal chef services ranging from full meal preparation for individuals and Read on! →

BirdDog Aviation new business at RCP

BirdDog Aviation is a new business at Rooks County Airport (RCP) after purchasing the facilities at the airport formerly owned by Heinen Brothers Ag Services.  BirdDog Aviation is owned and operated by John Hilgers from Plainville.  Visit their Facebook page Read on! →

Tumbleweed Resources forms to help communities

Newly-formed Tumbleweed Resources specializes in grant writing, planning and development for community building and growing businesses in Rural Kansas. Founded and organized by Kelli Hansen with contracted partners who bring diverse, complementary skill sets to the table to be able Read on! →

Several new businesses so far in 2023

Paige Wilkerson started a new business in 2023 called maidbyPaige Cleaning Services.  Paige will do all kinds of cleaning including: general and commercial cleaning, outside cleaning, laundry services, carpet cleaning, trash removal, windows, and even vehicle cleaning.  For a full Read on! →