‘Power of Pink’ campaign kicks off

By SCOTT AUST More than 100 people attended Thursday night’s kickoff of the Power of Pink fundraising drive at Samy’s Spirits and Steakhouse, whose goal is to raise $200,000 toward purchasing a 3D digital tomosynthesis machine, a state of the art machine used to detect breast cancer. Heather Wright-Renick, St. […]

GC Family YMCA announces Corporate Cup winners

After more than three weeks full of games and competitions, the Corporate Cup Challenge named its 2017 small and large division champions. In the large division, USD 457 won the championship with 575.7 points, taking the title from last year’s winners, the YMCA. Sunflower Electric came in second with 525.2 […]

Cemetery tours tickets sold out

All tickets have been sold for the Finney County Historical Society’s Historic Walking Tours of Valley View Cemetery, which are scheduled Oct. 26, 27 and 28 in partnership with the cemetery staff. The Finney County Historical Museum has started a waiting list for tickets, in case any become available due […]

Twist and Shout September 23rd

From Garden City Arts: “Come join us at the Twist and Shout! We are hosting our annual fundraising fête on Saturday, September 23rd and want to see you there! Get your best retro outfit on and come out for live music, a live artist battle, art auctions, and delicious food and […]

Fall Fest, Oktoberfest on Saturday

The signs of tomorrow’s Fall Fest are apparent this morning. Fall Fest is set for 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday on Main Street and in Stevens Park in Downtown Garden City. More than 90 vendors will be on hand, offering a variety of goods and food. In addition, there […]

Community Mexican Fiesta begins Friday

The 91st annual Community Mexican Fiesta gets underway Friday and Saturday with the theme, “Somos Un Pueblo” — “We Are One Town.” The event, taking place annually since 1926, observes the Mexican Independence Day, is celebrated across the U.S. and has included a parade each year in Garden City since […]

Charity Classic golf tourney set to begin

The fourth annual Garden City Charity Classic kicks off this week at Buffalo Dunes Golf Course as part of the Symetra Tour, the official qualifying tour for the LPGA. Festivities begin today with a Pro-Am and a second practice round day on Thursday. The 54-hole tournament begins Friday and concludes […]

Tickets on sale for ‘A Wild Affair’

“A Wild Affair,” Lee Richardson Zoo’s largest and wildest “Fun-Raiser” of the year, starts at 6 p.m. Saturday. Celebrate an “Evening in Rio” under the stars with live music by Mike Bennish and Buckner Creek Band and special appearances by zoo animal ambassadors. Sip adult beverages while sampling delicious foods […]

Art opportunities abound on First Friday

Members of the public are invited to view a variety of art produced by local artists during Garden City Arts monthly First Friday Art Walk this Friday, Sept. 1, between 4 and 9 p.m. Participants can come and go at their own leisure at each art stop between the hours […]

Tumbleweed Festival to kick off Friday

Get your lawn chairs ready! This weekend, the annual Tumbleweed Festival returns to the beautiful West Green at Lee Richardson Zoo with another slew of entertainers across the  musical spectrum including country, rock, bluegrass, Americana, folk, Christian and more. This year, the 26th annual festival is expecting to again draw […]