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 […]
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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 […]
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 […]
By SCOTT AUST Katrina Pollet, executive director of the Finney County Department of Corrections, was recently appointed to a subcommittee of the state’s Juvenile Justice Oversight Committee. Formed as a result of legislation passed during the 2016 legislative session, the oversight committee is looking at ways the state can better […]
By the FINNEY COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY Tickets are on sale now for the Finney County Historical Society’s 2017 Walking Tours of Valley View Cemetery set for later this month. At 6 and 8 p.m. on Oct. 26, 27 and 28, the fourth annual tour series offers a trove of historical […]
By SCOTT AUST City and school elections are fast approaching and those interested in voting have a little less than three weeks to get registered. On Nov. 7, voters will decide who sits on the Garden City Commission, Holcomb City Council, the boards of education for USD 457 Garden City […]
By SCOTT AUST A new home-grown program designed to help long-term suspended students continue their education and prevent them from dropping out of school altogether began this week at the Finney County Community Services Center. Katrina Pollet, executive director of the Finney County Department of Corrections, said the idea – […]
A couple of pictures from the Finney County Convention and Visitors Bureau – Garden City, Kansas of the grandstands at the Garden City Charity Classic.
Picture from the Finney County Convention and Visitors Bureau – Garden City, Kansas representing our community at the Kansas State Fair!
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 […]