Economic Development Corporation Members


Crossland Construction Company, Inc. - One of the Top 100 General Contractors in the Nation.  Website
Shape Technologies Group - Manufacturer of waterjet cutting machines and water cutting systems. Website
BS&G/Four State Materials/Warner-Williams Investments - Involved in highway aggregates, warehousing, and other contract work in these related areas. Also, provide bulk or bagged salt for deicing highways, business properties, and personal use.  Website


City of Galena - The oldest mining town in Kansas. The City has a population of 3,000 and is located on Historic Route 66.  Website
Columbus Telephone Company/Optic Communications - Telephone Service, Cable Television, & Internet Service Provider with 100% underground fiber service and internet to 1 GB.  A Verizon Wireless Retailer.  Website
Mid-America Pipe Fabricating & Supply, LLC - Manufacturers of ASME Code vessels, UL Code tanks, API tanks, penstocks, large diameter water pipe, boilers and chemical piping. Website


American Bank - A customer oriented and community involved bank.
ATEC Steel, LLC - Provider of field erected welded tanks along with shop built tanks & ASME pressure vessels.
City of Baxter Springs - The most populous city in Cherokee County.
City of Columbus - Second largest city and county seat of Cherokee County
Columbus Economic Development Corporation - Assisting entrepreneurial individuals & other corporate entities in defining their needs, structuring third party assistance, and packaging financial & technical assistance.
Commerce Bank - Operates as a super-community bank offering an array of sophisticated financial products delivered with high-quality, personal customer service.
D1 Resources, Inc. - Provide engineering, project management & industrial services for pet food production facilities around the United States. Also, offer millwright services and custom equipment & metal fabrication.
Evan's Drug, Inc. - Pharmacy & Gifts
Kingrey-Kellum Agency, Inc. - Independent Insurance Agency & Real Estate Agency
Owens Corning Thermafiber - Mineral Wool Fiberglass Manufacturer
The Baxter State Bank - Serving the local community since 1905
CBW Bank - A century-old bank continually evolving to best serve the demands of its customers

Empire District - A Liberty Utilities Company - A regulated utility providing electric, natural gas and water service to customers in MO, KS, OK, and AR.
Farmers Cooperative Association  - Ag Supply & Service
Hilderbrand Agency, LLC - Insurance Agency
Kansas Crossing Casino - Casino featuring the newest and hottest slot machines and 16 table games ranging from live-action Craps & Roulette to Blackjack and more
Mercy Hospital Columbus - Critical access hospital
USD 493 Columbus - A school district focused on providing a quality education in a safe environment for all students preparing them to pursue productive and fulfilling lives.
City of Weir
Columbus Chamber of Commerce
Columbus News-Report
Galena Sentinel-Times
Janet A. Graham, Public Accountant, Inc.
Jay Hatfield Chevrolet-Buick
Kansas Gas Service
Labette Bank
Midwest Color Graphics
Penmac Staffing, Inc.
Spring River Mental Health & Wellness, Inc.
Baxter Springs Chamber of Commerce
Community National Bank & Trust
DeAnn Auman Hill, CPA
Exchange State Bank
Hutchinson Salt Company
Manzer Family Medicine
Smittle House
The Old Riverton Post Event Center & Bed and Breakfast