Community

Cowboy poet to kick off Museum series

The Evenings at the Museum series will resume tomorrow, Sept. 19, at the Finney County Historical Museum in Garden City, offering free presentations at 7 p.m. on the third Tuesday of September, October and November, as well as January through April. According to the FCHM, topics in the fall segment […]

Finney County Public Library welcomes director

By SCOTT AUST All the crannies and nooks of Pam Tuller’s office are full of Dr. Seuss plunder. “There’s so much you can learn from Dr. Seuss, even as an adult,” said Tuller, newly hired director of Finney County Public Library. “I have collected a lot,” she said while pointing […]

Community remembers 9/11

By SCOTT AUST A large crowd of students, community members and first responders joined together Monday morning on the Garden City Community College campus to reflect and remember those lost on September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the nation. During the ceremony, the Garden City Fire Department Color Guard raised […]

Museum featuring Mexican Fiesta history

Nearly two dozen images from the history of the Garden City Community Mexican Fiesta are on display in a short-term exhibit which just opened at the Finney County Historical Museum. The 91st annual Mexican Fiesta begins this weekend. The Fiesta Scholarship Pageant is at 7 p.m. Friday in the auditorium […]

9/11 ceremony set for next week

Please join Garden City Community College for a day of remembrance on Monday, Sept. 11, at 10 a.m. People will gather at the flag pole located north of the Student and Community Services Center to remember the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. GCCC offices will close temporarily to allow students […]

Trunk Talks

The El Quartelejo Museum is excited to announce their upcoming programs, Trunk Talks, which will run September 2017 to May 2018.  This series of traveling resource trunks through Kansas State Historical Society is created for teachers, youth leaders, museums, libraries, and other Kansans who are looking for a unique and educational […]

Ice arena, multi-sport complex concept unveiled

By SCOTT AUST Ice, ice, baby. And soccer. And rugby. Heck, even trampolines! These are a few of the concepts pitched for the proposed “Sports of the World” complex included in the Garden City Star Bond project. The Sports of the World complex, a roughly $31 million project, envisions a […]