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
This certificate program provides practical, applied information and examples necessary for today’s rural communities. The Growing Rural Businesses Model is an eleven-session certificate program customized for rural businesses. Participants will receive a comprehensive practical approach to conducting business along with the resources needed to succeed. Group discussions lead by facilitators... [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]
Love’s sets the standard for travel stop design. Love’s Travel Stop locations are a 24/7 operation, providing a safe, well-lit stop at night that is always staffed with a friendly, knowledgeable team. The diesel islands and parking for professional truck drivers are typically located behind the travel stop. There is ample parking for motorists at the front of each location. The proposed location... [Read more]
Ice cream, shakes, malts, candied apples, chocolate dipped strawberries and marshmallows are just a few of the many items that will be available with the two new franchised concepts coming to Dodge City. Cold Stone Creamery and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory will be locating at 2019 Central Avenue in the Quick Pick #2 Convenience Store. The building will also continue to offer a limited variety of... [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]