Tag: Garden City

Annual antique appraisal fair coming on March 10

By the Finney County Historical Society Registration is under way for the Sixth Annual Southwest Kansas Antiques Appraisal Fair, which is set for 9 a.m. March 10 at the Finney County 4-H Building in Garden City. The all-day show should appeal to people who enjoy “Pawn Stars,” “American Pickers” or […]

‘Southwest Psychedelia’ exhibit opens in Mercer Gallery

The Garden City Community College Fine Arts Department is pleased to present “Southwest Psychedelia” a mixed genre exhibition by Isaac and Shawna Sandoval in Mercer Gallery for the month of February 2018. For “Southwest Psychedelia,” they integrate the idea of space, family, place, and traditional Mexican, Indian, and cowboy imagery […]

Museum’s “True Crime” exhibit officially open

  A crowd of well wishers packed into the Finney County Historical Museum Thursday afternoon for the official ribbon cutting of a new, major exhibit that features items from two of the most notorious crime cases in local history. Entitled “True Crime, Solving Notorious Cases from Finney County’s History,” the […]

Health Awareness Week in Garden City Jan. 21-27

The Mayor of Garden City, Roy Cessna, read a proclamation at Gertrude Walker Elementary School Monday morning declaring the week of January 21st through January 27 as Health Awareness Week in Garden City. The proclamation urges all residents of Garden City to take advantage of the many wellness opportunities available […]

Elements, a new downtown retailer, opens its doors

Editor’s Note: This story is part of a month-long series called the 25 Days of Christmas that will highlight the fantastic selection of retailers in downtown Garden City. By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communications Dana Miller wasn’t sure what to expect when she decided to open a new clothing […]

DFA Milk Plant celebrates grand opening

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communication Rick Smith, President and CEO of Dairy Farmers of America, was impressed with the nearly 200 people who came out Thursday afternoon to help the company celebrate the grand opening of DFA’s Garden City milk processing plant. “This facility, this whole project, represents […]

United Rentals opens Garden City branch

By SCOTT AUST Officials with United Rentals, a national construction equipment rental company, said Wednesday that they are excited to finally open a branch in Garden City. “We moved in four-and-a-half to five weeks ago, got everything set up for our expansion,” Danny Maisch, operations supervisor said during an open […]

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 […]