• Board of Directors

  • The Chamber of Commerce board meets the second Wednesday of the month. Contact Donna Liddle, President & CEO, at (785) 877-2501 for the location.

  • Chamber of Commerce Executive Board

  • John Milnes, Chairperson
    Miltech Machine Corporation
    15277 Washington Rd
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-5381

    Position fills through 2020

  • Open Position, Past Chair
    Norton, KS 67654

  • Pat Otter 1st Vice Chair
    117 N Norton
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-4135
    New board member in 2019

  • Dave Donovan, 2nd  Vice Chair
    Keller Leopold Insurance
    117 N Kansas Ave
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-4016 / (785) 871-0337 (cell)

  • Ryan McCullick, Treasurer
    Solutions North Bank
    201 E Main St / PO Box 383
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-3133

  • Donna Eastman Liddle, President & CEO
    205 S. State Street
    Norton, KS 67-654
    480-369-0669 (Cell)

  • Chamber of Commerce Board Members

  • Ruth Shearer
    Guardian Home Health
    West Hwy 36
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 664-8018
    New board member in 2019

  • Cindy Lowry
    Kowpoke Storage / Rental & Sales
    25292 Road F
    Almena, KS 67622
    (785) 871-7145
    New board member in 2020

  • Shaun Pfeil
    Norton Homestore
    111 W Lincoln
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-3385 / (308) 991-1488 (cell)

  • LeeAnn Shearer, T&T Rep, No Exp Date
    First State Bank
    105 W Main St / PO Box 560
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-3341 / (785) 871-1301 (cell)

  • Travel & Tourism Board

  • LeeAnn Shearer, Chairperson
    First State Bank
    105 W Main St / PO Box 560
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-3341 / (785) 871-1301 (cell)

  • Mick Miller, Secretary
    New Age Industrial Corp
    16788 E Highway 36 / PO Box 520
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-5121 / (785) 871-0793 (cell)

  • Jay Bhatka
    Hillcrest Motel Owner
    (785) 877-3343

  • Sandy Bhatka
    Brooks Motel Owner
    900 N State St
    Norton, KS 67654
    (785) 877-3381

  • Ron Brierty, City Rep
    (appointed by Mayor from city council)
    Retired KDOT Lab
    (785) 871-0589 (cell)

  • Community Partners

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  • Norton Highlights

    Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.

    Watch Here

    Norton County Arts Council Updates! Click Here...


  • Member Spotlight

    NORTON COUNTY MAGAZINE (Est. 2011) Covering the people, life, history and commerce of Norton County! The Magazine is published quarterly.  Thanks to great sponsors, the Norton County Magazine is free to Norton County residents in zip codes 67622, 67645, 67653 and 67654 as well as nearby community 67647. If you live in these zip code areas and are not receiving your issue, let us know.  To subscribe, send your name, mailing address and email address to Norton County Magazine, PO Box 163, Norton, KS 67654 with your check made payable to Frontier Community Foundation. The rate is $24 per year for 4 issues. Carolyn Applegate, Editor.  Contact Information:  (785) 877-3968






  • News Releases

  • Norton Christian Church Launches Volunteer Delivery Program SEE PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Launches Emergency Grant Funding Program In Response to COVID-19 PRESS RELEASE HERE

    U.S. Department of Labor Publishes Guidance Explaining Paid Sick Leave and Expanded Family and Medical Leave Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. CLICK HERE FOR WEBSITE.

    COVID-19 Prairie Land Electric Cooperative Press Release Regarding Services PRESS RELEASE

    Small Business Association (SBA) Disaster Assistance-Read more about what to do to apply for assistance if your business is effected by COVID 19 HERE!

    Download the SBA Disaster Assistance Letter by CLICKING HERE.


    State Street is Vying for $25K Cash Prize in National Contest Recognizing America's Main Streets CLICK HERE for Press Release   CLICK HERE to VOTE

    Norton County Community Foundation Announces Match Day 2020 Details. Click HERE for Details!

    Click here for the latest issue of the Lenora Meridian