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Southern Star investigating natural gas leak at storage facility

(Grant County, Oklahoma) – Southern Star is currently responding to a natural gas leak at its Webb Storage Field located in Grant County near the Kay County line. Team members detected the leak Tuesday afternoon and activated our response plan. While there are no public safety concerns at this time, safety is our top priority,…

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Southern Star moves towards net zero energy consumption at corporate headquarters

Owensboro, KY – Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) is excited to announce renewable energy plans impacting its corporate headquarters. This summer, a solar array will be installed at the corporate headquarters facility located at 4700 State Route 56 in Owensboro, KY. The array will generate enough electricity to offset the facility’s annual…

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Southern Star responding to line break in Smith County, Kansas

Smith County, Kansas – At approximately 4:15 p.m. today, Southern Star received reports of a natural gas line break resulting from a third-party equipment strike at a property located on US-36, approximately one mile west of US-281. Safety is our top focus, and our team has activated a response plan for the event. No injuries…

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Update: Southern Star responding to line outage in Carl Junction, MO

Carl Junction, MO – Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) At approximately 10:00 a.m. today, a Southern Star employee sustained a non-life-threatening injury during a pipeline inspection process in Carl Junction, Missouri. This event involved an intermediate pressure line break. There have been erroneous reports that there was an explosion and fire at…

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Partnership with DCPS places desks in student homes

Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline (Southern Star) and The Foundation for Daviess County Public Schools (Foundation) announce a partnership in support of students transitioning to online learning throughout the Daviess County Public School district. “At Southern Star, we are continuously looking for ways to be involved in the community,” said Jimmy Staton, President & CEO.…

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Southern Star President & CEO appointed to Kentucky Workforce Innovation Board

Owensboro, KY – Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) is excited to announce Governor Andy Beshear has appointed Southern Star President and Chief Executive Officer Jimmy Staton as a member of the Kentucky Workforce Innovation Board (KWIB). The KWIB serves as an advisory board to the Governor on workforce training and development issues.…

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