Category: Marion State of the City

Marion business profiles, Feb. 18, 2015 cont. H-Z

HOMESTEAD SENIOR RESIDENCES – MARION Address: 1500 E. Main, Marion Phone: 620-382-2606 Web: homesteadks.org Email: hsrmarion@homesteadks.org Year opened: 2013 About us: Affordable senior housing community serving the Marion County area. News from 2014: Major renovation of the units and common area. Looking ahead to 2015: Residents now have access to the unity and common area, flat-screen TV with stereo for […]

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Marion business profiles, Feb. 18, 2015 A – H

We thank the businesses of Marion that took the time to share their profiles with us in this publication. You are the lifeblood of the community.   AMPRIDE Address: 1225 E.?Main, Marion Phone: 620-382-3269 Website: www.cgsmc.com Email: llegg@cgsmc.com Year opened: In June 1999 Cooperative Grain & Supply purchased this location. About us: We offer gasolines, diesels, snacks, fountain drinks, food […]

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USD 408 perseveres amid challenges

USD 408 perseveres amid challenges

Marion High School vocal music instructor Tim Cassidy leads the performance at the 2013 fall music concert. Despite current financial challenges, Superintendent Lee Leiker says the most important goal at USD 408 is still to provide students with a high-quality education that will prepare them for a productive future. Even with record lows in student enrollment and challenges due to […]

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Marion sees signs of progress in 2013

Marion sees signs of progress in 2013

This is one of the five new highway billboards erected in January 2014 promoting Marion as an E-community. ?For over 10 years, the city of Marion has had signs stating ?the town between two lakes,?? City Administrator Roger Holte said. ?Now it states, ?Explore, Grow and Prosper? as our campaign." The city of Marion saw significant changes in 2013 that […]

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