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  • Southern Star Educates Third Graders About Natural Gas Pipelines

    December 20, 2012

    While the natural gas industry may have a ways to go in educating the public about pipelines, the third graders in Cherryvale, KS, are covered, thanks to Aaron Ewing, Specialist V, Heavy Equipment, Independence, KS.   In early November, Ewing (assisted by Aaron Brake …

  • Southern Star Announces Open Season for Straight Blackwell Expansion

    November 19, 2012

    OWENSBORO, Ky., Nov. 19, 2012 -- Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline, Inc. (Southern Star) is pleased to announce the commencement of an Open Season for additional firm transportation capacity originating in western Oklahoma. The Straight Blackwell Expansion will involve expanding the …

  • Southern Star Celebrates Ten Years

    November 15, 2012

    As a standalone enterprise, Southern Star is celebrating our 10th anniversary on November 15, 2012. Our corporate roots go back more than 100 years, but here’s a look at just the last ten from President and CEO Jerry Morris, starting with a video of …

  • Thumbs Up for Lane!

    September 27, 2012

    Lane Goodwin is a brave 13-year old boy from Beech Grove, KY (near Southern Star headquarters in Owensboro), who is battling Stage IV Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare and aggressive childhood cancer that is only diagnosed in one in one million children. He was first diagnosed …

  • Progressive Well Project Benefits Colony

    September 21, 2012

    According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the town of Colony, KS, has a population of 408. Among the homes and businesses of those 408 people sit 18 Southern Star Central Gas Pipeline wells providing access to a natural gas storage field directly beneath the …

  • Morgan Stanley Acquires Full Ownership of Southern Star

    August 24, 2012

    Owensboro, KY – Morgan Stanley Infrastructure, the dedicated infrastructure investing platform of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, announced today that Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners (MSIP) has increased its ownership stake to 100 percent of the Common Equity of Southern Star Central Corp., parent company of …

  • Southern Star wins Presidential Volunteer Service Award

    August 17, 2012

    On June 21, 2012, Southern Star was awarded the Presidential Volunteer Service Award for volunteering a total of 221 hours during the 2011-2012 school year on behalf of Junior Achievement of West Kentucky. Southern Star volunteers served on the JA Board …