• Board of Directors

    If you are interested in serving on the Norton City/County Economic Development Board of Directors you may complete an application and return it to the economic development office at 205 S. State Street, Norton, KS 67654, email it to nortoned@nortoncountyks.gov, or return it to the entity you wish to represent. Selection of the board representatives is the responsibility of the cities and county as listed below.

    Any applications received by Norton City/County Economic Development staff will be forwarded to the appropriate entity for review/consideration.

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  • Jerry Jones, Mayor
    City Council Representative
    Representing Norton
    Term Expires Jan 2022

  • Andrew Black
    City Council Representative
    Representing Norton
    Term Expires Jan 2022

  • Aaron Hale
    Appointee by the City
    Representing Norton
    Term Expires Jan 2022

  • John Griffiths
    Appointee by the City
    Representing Norton
    Term Expires Jan 2023

  • Dick Thompson
    County Commissioner
    Representing Norton County
    Term Expires Jan 2022

  • Marvin Matchett
    County Commissioner
    Representing Norton County
    Term Expires Jan 2022

  • Curtis Eveleigh
    Chairman, Appointee by the County
    Representing Norton County
    Term Expires Jan 2023

  • Deborah Anderson
    Appointee by the City
    Representing Lenora
    Term Expires Jan 2023

  • Brad Hopkins
    Appointee by the City
    Representing Almena
    Term Expires Jan 2023

  • Amber Nuttycomb
    Appointee by the City
    Representing Edmond
    Term Expires Jan 2022

  • Wally Burton
    Vice Chairman, Appointee by the County
    Representing Norton County
    Term Expires Jan 2023

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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.

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    Norton County Arts Council Updates! Click Here...


     

  • Member Spotlight

    Valley Hope of Norton (Founded in 1967) With a 50-year legacy of helping thousands of patients and families, Valley Hope is nationally-known as a trusted provider of addiction treatment and recovery support. Founded in Norton in 1967, Valley Hope provides patient-centered, compassionate treatment to people and families impacted by drug and alcohol addiction. Valley Hope’s residential treatment program includes safe, medically-monitored detoxification from drugs and alcohol, healing therapies, addiction education, family care, relapse prevention planning and long-term recovery strategies. If you or someone you know is struggling with drugs or alcohol, get help 24/7 by calling for a free, confidential assessment. Learn more about addiction, treatment and recovery by calling 1-800-544-5101 or visit https://valleyhope.org

     

     

     

     

  • News Releases

  • Click here for the latest issue of the LENORA MERIDIAN 

    MEDIA RELEASE: Governor Laura Kelly Relocates Tourism to the Kansas Department of Commerce to Spur Economic Growth

    Norton County Community Foundation Awards $2,500 in March Grant Cycle PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Announces Winter Exhibition in the Gloria A Nelson Cultural Arts Center PRESS RELEASE     

    Norton County Entities Receive $1.3 Million in COVID -Relief Funding PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Raised Nearly $167,000 December 2020 PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Hospital Recognized in Statewide Competition PRESS RELEASE