Tag: Community

‘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. […]

City-Link marks 10th year

By SCOTT AUST Garden City officials helped Finney County Transit celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the City-Link fixed route public transit service with a ceremony and tours of the transit center, 1008 N. 11th St. Chrystal Bazan, who has been director of Finney County Transit since March 2015, said […]

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 […]

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 […]