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Veteran’s Day in Scott County

Every edge of our country is touched by the stories of war. It wasn’t many years ago that one was not asked, “Did you serve?” but “What branch did you serve?” And although there may be gaps in our ranks, Americans can agree that our military deserves honor and recognition […]

New exhibit highlights fire department history

By The Finney County Historical Museum The Garden City Fire Department has been protecting lives and property since 1887, and the agency’s 130th birthday is being celebrated with an exhibit that opened this week in the Front Door Gallery at the Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St. Entitled […]

SWKS dinner exchange aims to bridge cultural gaps

By BRYAN THOMPSON Kansas News Service Note: This article was originally published on September 29, 2017, by the Kansas News Service and High Plains Public Radio. A rural hospital administrator in southwest Kansas has taken on the role of go-between for Kansans and immigrants from war-ravaged countries on the other […]

Lifeguard training at YMCA

From the Garden City Family YMCA: “This photo is from one of our monthly lifeguard in-services, which focus on perfecting skills and staying up-to-date on the latest lifesaving techniques.”

August YMCA “of the month” winners!

From Garden City Family YMCA: Congratulations to our Garden City Branch “Of the Month” winners! Each Receives a free 30 day pass to the Y for a friend and 2 free buffets courtesy of Golden Corral Restaurant, in addition to other prizes unique to each category. Volunteer of the Month: Cara […]

Fall cleanup starts Monday

Garden City’s annual two-week fall cleanup kicks off Monday, providing residents an opportunity to get rid of the clutter hanging around their homes and property. The free pick-up is for residential areas only, not businesses. The cleanup continues through October 13, with the city broken up into eight zones, each […]

Radio station remote at Finney County Transit

From Finney County Transit: “Ladies and Gentlemen! Thank you very much for those who came out to our radio station remote and event down here at Finney County Transit. We had an amazing time! We grilled and gave out 250 hot dogs on this day and many amazing prizes! We had many […]