The Kansas Star Casino hosted their grand opening celebration Friday January 11th. The celebration consisted of a ribbon-cutting, an invited guests-only reception, and a scheduled fireworks display. Unfortunately the fireworks were cancelled due to the high winds after dark.
Casino officials attending the celebration included Bill Boyd, executive chairman of Boyd Gaming; Keith Smith, Body Gaming president and CEO; Marianne Johnson, Boyd Gaming vice-president; Jonathan Swain, chief operating officer with Peninsula Gaming; and Scott Cooper, Kansas Star general manager.
Oxford’s dream of a grocery store is closer than ever. Fundraising to remodel the former lumber yard building into a facility suitable to house a grocery store started in early 2012 and now is getting very close to the goal. According to Jo Hayes, Oxford Development Corporation fundraising chairman, “ There have been some very generous pledges made as fundraising reaches different plateaus to finish off the goal of $80,000.
Hayes reported that a little over $20,000 needs to be donated to reach the goal and start with the remolding process.
Jerry Lewis has opened Oxford Resale Shop in Oxford. The store is stocked with funiture, appliances, collectibles, antiques, and much more. Hours are Friday and Saturday 9-6 and Sunday 1-5. Jerry can be reached at 316-312-0581 or by e-mail at email@example.com.
Kansas Star Casino
December 12, 2012
For Immediate Release
The Kanas Star Casino Opens a Portion of Permanent Casino
Additional Games and Restaurants set to Open December 21st
MULVANE, KAN– It’s an exciting day for the Kansas Star! At 8:00am, the casino welcomed the first guests through the doors of its new permanent casino building.
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