~ SUN CITY BANK ~

© Jeana Clark

~ SUN CITY BANK ~

Dr Silly Student 4/26/2011 5:34:19 PM

Wonderful shot of this old bank. :O) #1372421

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 4/26/2011 6:08:22 PM

Wonderful find with super lighting and details, Blondie! :-) k #9370962

Monnie Ryan 4/27/2011 5:35:58 AM

Very neat old bank - and I'm also glad someone's taking care of it! #9372596

Michelle Alton 4/27/2011 5:56:53 AM

Beautiful, Jeana, and a great back story too! #9372663

Jack Ryan 4/27/2011 6:35:17 AM

An excellent image of this beautiful, old building. Wonderful clarity and color...interesting info as well. Excellent work. #9372861

Susan Weisensel 4/30/2011 2:37:35 PM

I just love old brick building on corners, and that the it has BANK on it along with the established date. So glad someone is restoring it. Wonderful capture Farm Girl. #9381702

Ron McEwan 5/18/2011 4:01:29 PM

Congratulations Jeana on getting finalist #9411006

Courtenay Vanderbilt 5/18/2011 4:12:42 PM

Hey, HUGE congrats, BDB! #9411075

Amy M. Wilson 5/18/2011 4:19:49 PM

Congratulations on your outstanding Finalist, Jeana!! #9411119

Tammy Espino 5/18/2011 4:19:58 PM

Big congratulations on your finalist :) #9411120

Ellen Hodges 5/18/2011 5:20:54 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck on your fantastic finalists, Jeana!! #9411521

Nikki McDonald 5/18/2011 6:11:42 PM

Wonderful rich color and incredible detail, Jeana. Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #9411781

Val Feldman 5/18/2011 7:02:47 PM

Huge congratulations on this wonderful Finalist, Jeana and all the best in the upcoming round! #9412045

Michael Frazier 5/18/2011 7:15:15 PM

Congrats on a great finalist Jeana. #9412101

Mary Timman 5/18/2011 7:54:49 PM

Congratulations Jeana! #9412242

Denny E. Barnes 5/18/2011 8:14:17 PM

Big Congratulations again, Jeana on your excellent and well deserved finalist!! #9412326

Thomas E. Hinds 5/18/2011 9:00:33 PM

Beautiful old building, Jeana, so well presented! A well deserved Finalist! I agree with you, it is always nice to see when these old buildings are restored. Too many are left to crumble. #9412459

Susan Weisensel 5/18/2011 11:05:46 PM

Hey Farm Girl, Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, good luck to you girl. #9412613

Gina Cormier 5/19/2011 6:15:07 AM

WTG! Fantastic image! congrats
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Tarun Bose 5/19/2011 7:29:37 AM

Congrats Jeana, for your excellent finalist. #9413801

JO ANN CLEVELAND 5/19/2011 8:47:48 AM

Way to go Jeana!!

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!

jo ann c. #9414085

Emile Abbott 5/19/2011 8:54:32 AM

Congratulations again on another wonderful finalist, Jeana #9414111

Tammy M. Anderson 5/19/2011 12:48:38 PM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist, Jeana. #9414545

Bojan Bencic 5/19/2011 1:01:00 PM

Congratulations on your finalist, Jeana. #9414581

Terry Cervi 5/19/2011 4:20:36 PM

Congrats on this excellent finalist, Jeana! #9415120

Patrick Rouzes 5/19/2011 5:55:21 PM

Congratulations on this well-deserved finalist, Jeana! WTG, indeed! #9415340

Kathy Wesserling 5/19/2011 6:59:21 PM

Kansas played such an important role in our history. Through your pictures, you illuminate your State's past and present for me. This is another wonderful example. #9415509

Debra R. Harder 5/19/2011 7:15:33 PM

This is FANTASTIC, Jeana!! Huge congratulations on your EXCELLENT finalist. Always appreciate the info you provide too. Deb #9415562

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 5/20/2011 4:50:13 AM

I love this
BUT

I'm betting on King

LMAO

Congrats again ~DH~!!!!!! #9416511

Leslie McLain 5/20/2011 6:32:39 AM

Congrats on a terrific finalist, Jeana. Love it. #9416768

Danny B. Head 5/20/2011 6:45:35 AM

Beautiful!!!! Love the effects!! Congrats! #9416820

Lydia Williams 5/20/2011 8:26:26 AM

Great shot, Jeana...love it...congratulations! #9417009

Ken Smith 5/22/2011 1:56:58 PM

Love those rich colours, Jeana. Congrats to you!! #9422330

Merna L. Nobile 5/22/2011 2:12:20 PM

It is with great pleasure that I offer my congratulations on your award for the month of April. Merna

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Aimee S. McMaster 5/23/2011 8:38:21 AM

...big congratualtions on your wonderful finalist J! #9423845

Linda Blair 5/23/2011 9:43:55 AM

What a great finalist....congratulations!!! #9423962

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Sun City Bank...
In a township of same name, located in the northwestern part of Barbour county Ks, 24 miles northwest of Medicine Lodge, where Turkey Creek, the most picturesque stream in Kansas, joins the Medicine River. It is not so many years ago Sun City had a lively business center of several hundred inhabitants, with hotels, stores, saloons and all the et ceteras that go to make up a typical western border town, now has a population of less than a hundred people. I have no history of this old bank building. It has stood empty for many years. My last visit to this tiny town, I discovered that someone is taking delight in restoring this piece of history. It is always good to see when old buildings such as this are being brought back to life. Whatever that life turns out to be, at least someone is taking the time and making the effort to hang on to history and not allow it to crumble along with the stories that go along with it.

HAVE A TERRIFIC EVENING!!

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 50.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 4/26/2011 4:02:21 PM

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