A blessing for everyone

A bustling construction site isn’t a typical scene in this Kiowa County town of 700 residents.

The last building boom in Haviland was five years ago when six houses as part of a project were built. But that was nothing compared to the current $7.5 million construction of the Ross-Ellis Center for Fine Arts at Barclay College.

Now rising on the edge of the campus – which consists of eight buildings – is a ninth building which has students, faculty, and townspeople excited.

(Read more: Local – The Hutchinson News)