Business Incubator: Offering Office Space to Entrepreneurs/Professionals To Start Up

A business incubator is being developed by Bourbon County to attract new entrepreneurs and professionals back to the area. What is a business incubator? It is a facility established to nurture young, startup firms during their early months or years, according to businessdictionary.com. It can provide affordable space, shared offices and services, hands-on management training, … Continue reading Business Incubator: Offering Office Space to Entrepreneurs/Professionals To Start Up

Bourbon County Commission Agenda for Jan. 21

Agenda Bourbon County Commission Room 1st Floor, County Courthouse 210 S. National Avenue Fort Scott, KS 66701 Tuesdays starting at 9:00 Date: January 21, 2020 1st District-Lynne Oharah Minutes: Approved: _______________ 2nd District-Jeff Fischer Corrected: _______________ 3rd District-Nick Ruhl Adjourned at: _______________ County Clerk-Kendell Mason 9:00-9:45 – Jim Harris 9:45-10:00 – Jess Milburn, JC Restoration … Continue reading Bourbon County Commission Agenda for Jan. 21

Bourbon County Commission Agenda Jan. 14

Agenda Bourbon County Commission Room 1st Floor, County Courthouse 210 S. National Avenue Fort Scott, KS 66701 Tuesdays starting at 9:00 Date: January 14, 2020 1st District-Lynne Oharah Minutes: Approved: _______________ 2nd District-Jeff Fischer Corrected: _______________ 3rd District-Nick Ruhl Adjourned at: _______________ County Clerk-Kendell Mason 1:30-2:00 – Jim Harris 2:00-2:15 – John George – Wind … Continue reading Bourbon County Commission Agenda Jan. 14

Bourbon County Commission Minutes from June 11, 13, 14, 18

June 18, 2019                                                 Tuesday 9:00 am The Bourbon County Commission met in open session with Commissioners Oharah and Ruhl present and Jeff Fischer by telephone. The County Counselor and the County Clerk were also present. Tammy Helm with the Fort Scott Tribune and Nancy Van Etten were also present. Jim Harris and Jerad Heckman with … Continue reading Bourbon County Commission Minutes from June 11, 13, 14, 18

Student Zoe Self Wins Big

Local Fort Scott High School student Zoe Self was the recipient of an award that gifted her with $7,500 in unrestricted funds Friday. Prior to the announcement, students and staff gathered in the school’s media room, where Lowell Milken told the audience that the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes “considers ourselves incubators of history.” … Continue reading Student Zoe Self Wins Big