SCoC Ribbon Cutting - S & S Rock Crushing Inc.

The Sublette Chamber of Commerce celebrated with the new owners of S & S Rock Crushing Inc. on Friday, March 20, 2015.  The Penas, Cesar and Sonya and their son Christian, have recently purchased the business from Gerald and Susan Stoppel.  The grand opening event included an official ribbon cutting followed by a BBQ lunch for customers.  S & S Rock Crushing recycles concrete and asphalt and is located at 1255 Road 180, just west of Sublette.  For more details check out their website at or contact Cesar directly at 620-629-7542 or

SCoC Ribbon Cutting - RL Smitherman Nature gallery / Kathy's Kreations

The Sublette Chamber of Commerce welcomed RL Smitherman Nature Gallery and Kathy's Kreations to downtown with a ribbon cutting on February 6, 2015.  Owners, Bob and Kathy Smitherman have been building a fan base while featuring their creative work around the area at trade shows.  They are excited about having a permanent gallery right here in downtown Sublette at 102 S. Inman.

Ribbon Cutting at Southwest Plains Regional Service Center

A Southwest Kansas community was pleased to showcase an Open house and Ribbon-Cutting for a new Conference Center located in the Southwest Plains Regional Service Center on Lark Avenue in Sublette, Kansas this week.  “This is such an asset not only for our schools and our teachers, but for our community, as well.   In fact, the new Conference Center marks an historic moment in the history of support for education across the region and the state,” said Stuart Sutton, CFO of Southwest Plains.

The event took place on Tuesday, February 24

Southern Pioneer Electric Co. awards energy credits to winners of the SCoC Christmas Lighting Contest!

Elyse Molstad, Energy Services Coordinator for Southern Pioneer Electric Co. was in Sublette on Tuesday, January 6th to present energy credits to the winners of the Sublette Chamber of Commerce lighting contest.  Members of the community were also present to congratulate all of the winners.  The first place winners were Mick and Shelly Meairs and family; second place went to Larry Diehl and family; and the third place winners were Brock and Stephanie Stapleton and family.  The Sublette Chamber would like to thank everyone who participated in the contest, as well as all those who helped to beautify the community throughout the Christmas season.  There were many beautiful displays from which to choose!

SCoC Ribbon Cutting - Voth Carpentry

The Sublette Chamber of Commerce celebrated the grand opening of Voth Carpentry on Friday, October 17, 2014.  A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held and homemade cookies were served!  Voth Carpentry at 216 Inman street doubles as a work space and showroom.  Voth Carpentry specializes in home remodeling, kitchens and baths, and home additions.  Mike and his wife Chelsea are the owners and we are glad they are building a business in our community!

The 2014 Christmas Lighting Contest sponsored by the SCoC and Southern Pioneer Electric Co.

The Sublette Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring the 2014 Christmas Lighting Contest.  Prizes will be awarded to first, second, and third place winners, who will receive $100/$75/$50 energy credits from Southern Pioneer Electric as well as cash prizes of $100/$75/$50 from the SCoC.  In order to qualify lights must displayed by December 13.  More information regarding participation and an official announcement of winners can be found at