June Newsletter #2
Clearwater Communications

The Clearwater Communications Committee is made up of 5 members of the Clearwater community who have come together to make communication better in our town. We have made it our mission to make sure that information is sent out to residents in a timely manner. If you have information that you would like to have shared please email us at All Newsletters will be sent out around the 1st & 3rd Mondays of the month. Please have all information in as soon as possible to avoid missing the deadline. Since the Communications Committee is now a part of the Chamber of Commerce you will no longer receive a Chamber Newsletter. This will take its place. You may still email Chamber questions to

Grand Opening

Stop in and check out Clearwater's newest business. The Dollar General is now open. The hours are Monday through Sunday from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. The number for the store is 620-584-2000. They will be having a "Grand Opening Sale" on Saturday June 29th.  Lets work together to keep this business in town.

Wipe Out Cheney

For the month of June Clearwater has been in competition with Cheney with our "Buy Local Campaign." We are competing with them to see which town can buy the most Toilet Paper locally. As of last week Clearwater's total of Toilet Paper sold was 5,270 rolls. You still have time to stop by Mize's and buy your toilet paper. The campaign will run until Sunday June 30th. Help Clearwater win the "Golden Plunger!"

Old Sew & Sews Quilt Winner

The Old Sew & Sews are a group of ladies in the community who get together once a week to make quilts. This is the most recent one that they were raffling tickets off to raise money for their building expenses. Laura Coon purchased a raffle ticket for a Mize's employee that she thought was doing a great job. When it came time to draw the winner, that ticket was drawn. Jordan Currie an employee at Mize's is the new proud owner of this gorgeous quilt thanks to a caring citizen.

Commodities now at Senior Center

The City of Clearwater offers assistance through the TEFAP which is a federal program that helps supplement diets of low income Americans. We will be having Commodities at the Center on Tuesday June 25th from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. If you meet the income guidelines you may stop in any time during this time frame and pick up your food. We are also looking for volunteers to help with this. Please call 620-584-2332 if you are interested.

Clearwater Public Library Events

This week at the Clearwater Library they will have some guests. On Wednesday June 26th at 2:00pm at the Clearwater Middle School they will have magician Shawn Reida there to perform for the kids. Also on Thursday June 27th during storytime and crafts they will have Jeff Fawcett from Waste Connections to give a talk on recycling. You don't want to miss out on events this week at the library.
Our contact inormation is: You may also contact anyone of our members with information. Pamela Riggs, Crystal Walters, Rachel Bell, & Elaine Webb.