Widely traveled couple finds place to call home

Widely traveled couple finds place to call home

Myrl and Gayle Mortenson are at the stage of their lives and careers where they could literally live anywhere in the world. They chose Enid. After many years spent traveling as they built the Hanor pork production company into a powerhouse that employs nearly 6,000...
Iconic seed business sprouts  from family legacy

Iconic seed business sprouts from family legacy

Johnston Seed Company was started when founder Willis B. Johnston went to Kansas City and brought back a rail car filled with seed and supplies for Cherokee Strip pioneers. “He loaned seed to those settlers so they would have something to plant to help them get...
Sky’s the Limit for Young Professional

Sky’s the Limit for Young Professional

When Shane McKinzie moved back home to Enid to take a job for a startup environmental consulting firm, he was pleased by what he found. He and his wife Shayla loved the new parks and trails, the national performances at the new event center, and the quality of the...
Family Atmosphere; Sophisticated, Responsive Service

Family Atmosphere; Sophisticated, Responsive Service

Dan Dillingham’s great grandfather wrote the first insurance policy issued in the Cherokee Outlet of the Indian Territory of Oklahoma in 1889. Because Enid is centrally located and has always provided outstanding general aviation facilities, the firm was nationally...