Connect With John – May 21st 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   What a rainy week…my rain gauge had over 7 inches of rain (7.2 exactly) from last Saturday until this morning. The river dikes came in handy again for our community…once again we need to remember and thank the leaders who went before us,...

Connect With John – May 14th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Sorry to be late today…this is only the third time I’ve missed the 1:00 Friday afternoon time for my newsletter going out (and one of those was technical difficulties). I’ve been on the road all week – just got home this afternoon and still...

Connect With John – May 7th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   It was very relaxing to be gone last week…now it is good to be home, swamped with emails, etc. and back in the groove – and we had a very busy week in the Chamber. Oh…and before I forget, thank you to Ryland and Sherri for pinch-hitting for...

Connect With John – April 30th 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   John:   As I write this, it is early Friday morning, I’m sitting on the deck of our beach house (rented for the week) – overlooking the Gulf of Mexico. For the moment, I’m the only one up and the morning is beautiful and quiet…save for the...

Connect With John – April 23rd 2021

Dear Chamber Supporters:   Another crazy spring week of weather in Kansas…I’m sure I don’t ever remember ever getting 3 inches of snow as late as April 20!! This day was our daughter’s wedding day 8-years ago…now she’ll forever be able to say, “we’ve seen large snows...