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Two Local Businesses Win Merit Awards

Dept CommerceTwo Russell County businesses have received an award of Merit from the Kansas Department of Commerce for 2012 Outstanding Woman-Owned Businesses.

The winners are Jeannine Byers-Long of Advantage Realty and Gloria Homeier with A Full House, according to Russell County Economic Development and Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Janae Talbott.

The nominations are based off of contributions they make to their community in participation at local events, programs and support provided to worthy causes.

Byers-Long and Homeier will be recognized on September 19 at the Eco Devo and CVB Business Appreciation Reception. More information about that reception can be found on our Local Events page.

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