Tag: Community

Patrick Dugan’s unveils renovation

By SCOTT AUST At 7 a.m. Friday, Patrick Dugan’s Coffee House, 301 N. Main St., revealed to the public the fruits of an expansion project that took 13 months from start to finish, wrapping up late Wednesday evening. “We were at the point that Friday and Saturday mornings you couldn’t […]

Community Garden symbolizes Garden City

The name says it all… Community Garden. It’s been there for as long as I remember,decades maybe? In my mind it symbolizes Garden City at its core, sharing amongst the different cultures that make us who we are … Growth, pride and one more little spot of beauty that makes […]

Spreading random acts of kindness

By SCOTT AUST If you happen to see a brightly painted rock one of these days, go ahead and pick it up. It’s likely been left there intentionally to brighten your day. Earlier this month, Garden City native Stephanie Releford began placing a batch of 40 rocks she painted, some […]

Maleficent in Stevens Park

Pictures from Maleficent in Stevens Park, from Garden City Recreation Commission: “Thank you everyone who attended this weekend’s events! A special thank you to First National Bank for Sponsoring our movie “Maleficent” and thank you Al Miller for your wonderful performance on Sunday.”

Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day

Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day From Holcomb Mayor Gary Newman July 20 has been declared Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day! Come celebrate our Baseball State Champions with the Garden City Wind. We recommend arriving about 6 p.m. for pre-game festivities. First pitch at 6:30 p.m. What a great way to spend a […]

Fireworks sales open

Fireworks sales open in Finney County Tis the season for Fourth of July fireworks. Fireworks may be discharged in Finney County, including Garden City and Holcomb, from June 27 through July 5 between the hours of 10:30 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. Small, non-commercial fireworks are allowed. Fireworks available for sale […]

GCCC scholarship ride this Saturday

The Garden City Community College Department of Public Safety “Ride for the Future” will be at 10 a.m. Saturday. Registration for riders will begin at 9 a.m. at Bible Christian Church, 1501 East Mary St. First bikes and vehicles will leave Bible Christian at 10 a.m., with the last bike/vehicle […]

Historic Homes Tour

Historic Homes Tour set for June 18 Tickets are on sale for Finney County’s 2017 Historic Homes and Buildings Tour, set for 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. this Sunday, June 18. The tours offer an opportunity to explore the past by visiting five structures linked to the community’s heritage. Tour sites […]

New novel features local setting

Garden City the setting for novelist’s book Novelist Sara Hoffman shared her experiences and signed copies of her new book, “Finding Baby Ruth,” in a public gathering June 14 at the Finney County Historical Museum in Garden City. Hoffman, of Fort Collins, Colo., recently published an historical fiction novel set […]