DCCC Program Lays the Groundwork for Construction Careers
The Dodge City Community College Building Construction Technology program, in its third-year of operation, has established itself as a source of trained construction industry employees, according to the program’s two professors.
CNN Comes to Dodge City
CNN Producers and Anchors visit Dodge City as they work on a project called "Building Up America"
Whether it's enjoying our Western heritage or listening to a symphony orchestra—there's something for everyone in the Dodge City area.
Big agricultural opportunities in Dodge City
Centered in the breadbasket of the High Plains, the Dodge City area is home to dozens of agricultural and support industries.
Ford County is center of wind energy production
The Dodge City area leads the way in wind farm development. Already home to a 67-turbine farm near Spearville, development of new projects is underway.
State-of-the-art medical services
Dodge City Medical Center is the premier physician-owned medical clinic facility in Southwest Kansas, dedicated to medical excellence with a caring and professional atmosphere.
Dodge City Business News
By Christopher Guinn Dodge City Daily Globe Posted Jul. 16, 2014 @ 9:00 am Updated Jul 16, 2014 at 9:37 AM The city’s core redevelopment project south of Wyatt Earp Boulevard will likely include an antique mall, a 3,000-seat amphitheater and a 6-acre to 8-acre recreational vehicle campground along with the previously reported restaurant, hotel and water park. An expansion of the Lewis... [Read more]
In FHSU’s new president’s first visit to Dodge City, Gov. Sam Brownback embraces the merger of DCCC and the university. By Christopher Guinn Dodge City Daily Globe Posted Jul. 11, 2014 @ 6:00 am Though his behind-the-scenes support for the merging of Dodge City Community College into Fort Hays State University was well recognized, Gov. Sam Brownback made his first public... [Read more]
Overland Property Group was featured on the front page of the AHN Magazine, this magazine is circulated nationally. On the cover of the magazine is Dodge City’s “The Reserves at Cimarron Valley”. As a community we couldn’t be happier to be show cased for our partnership with Overland Property Group and our success in solutions to our housing crisis. “We had no idea... [Read more]
Ice cream, shakes, malts, candied apples, chocolate dipped strawberries and marshmallows are just a few of the many items that are available with the two new franchised concepts in Dodge City. Cold Stone Creamery and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory is located at 2019 Central Avenue in the Quick Pick #2 Convenience Store. The building also continues to offer a limited variety of convenience store items... [Read more]
By Jarrett E. Brown Dodge City Daily Globe Posted Aug. 22, 2013 @ 6:00 am The Dodge City Community College Building Construction Technology program, in its third-year of operation, has established itself as a source of trained construction industry employees, according to the program’s two professors. The program’s instructors, Pat Shiew and Joe McLaughlin, both veterans of the construction industry,... [Read more]
As much of the nation continues to struggle with the economic recession that has plagued many of our communities, Dodge City, as well as Ford County has not. According to the Associate Press Economic Stress Index, Ford County is ranked number one in the nation for being least stressed. The attention caught national media news group CNN who reported on the success of the community. News Anchor Tom Foreman... [Read more]