Subway will soon have some competition in Derby.In the coming months, Derby’s sandwich shop scene will greatly expand with at least three new options: Schlotzsky’s, McAlister’s and Jersey Mike’s Subs. A local diner called Clark’s Deli could potentially be on the horizon, too, but it may not …

The Barton School of Business at Wichita State University has partnered with WSU Tech to create a pathway program for WSU Tech students committed to continuing their education with a business degree. 

Continuing its expansion in the south central Kansas area, Candiles Mexican Restaurant recently opened its latest location in downtown Mulvane – officially welcoming customers at 108 W. Main St. as of June 24.

The new Ace Hardware location in Derby (by Planet Fitness at the southwest corner of the Madison/Rock intersection) is getting closer to an opening date, with plans announced for the store to open for business on Aug. 20.

Reviewing a conditional use permit for a scatter cemetery near the 79th Street South/127th Street East intersection (east of Derby), the Derby Planning Commission took action to allow the special use at its June meeting


Gates Capital Management’s managing partners Jeff Gates (class of ’84) and Justin Boisseau (class of ’96) have contributed $3 million to create the Gates Capital Management Center for Financial Analysis in the College of Business Administration at Kansas State University.


Better reception is in the works for local AT&T customers, as a special use permit for the company to construct a cell tower (southeast of the Patriot Avenue/K-15 intersection) was recommended for approval by the Derby Planning Commission at its June 3 meeting.

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