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Details of Busters National Championship game revealed

Information courtesy of the Crawford County Convention and Visitors Bureau Kickoff for this year’s NJCAA national championship game between No. 1 East Mississippi Community College Lions and No. 2 Garden City Community College Broncbusters is at 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 29 at Carnie Smith Stadium on the campus of […]

GCCC Meats Team earns National Reserve Champions

The Garden City Community College Meats Judging Team, coached by Dr. Clint Alexander, finished their fall Meat Judging season with a very successful event on Oct. 28 in Friona, Texas. The team finished as Reserve National Champions and was also recognized as the High Team in Lamb Judging, winning the […]

NJCAA Cross Country National Championships hosted by GC

The National Junior College Athletic Association’s Cross Country National Championship Meet is being held in Garden City this week. Over 500 student-athletes from across the country will compete at Buffalo Dunes Gold Course. A National Meet Program and Regional Awards Ceremony is 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Finney Country Fairgrounds Exhibition […]

Manufacturers invited to energy efficiency seminar

On Wednesday, Nov. 14, Mid-America Manufacturing Technology Center (MAMTC) will present a free seminar for manufacturers about energy efficiency and the REAP (Rural Energy for America Program) and how it can apply to your business. The meeting starts at 11 a.m. at the 2nd floor meeting room at the Garden […]

Local GOP rallies Monday before today’s vote

Today is Election Day. Polls are open until 7 p.m. so get out and vote! Monday night, Finney County Republicans staged the “GOP Get Out the Vote Rally” in Garden City featuring  Congressman Roger Marshall and several other state and local GOP candidates who spoke to local Republicans and fielded […]

Garden City hosting teacher career fair

Garden City Public Schools is presenting a career fair this week for people interested in becoming teachers. The information night, scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, is geared toward those interested in pursuing a degree in education, whether it’s a traditional or non-traditional pathway. Whether you […]

Fankhausers to receive Good Scout Award

This Sunday, Nov. 4, the Santa Fe Trail Council, Boy Scouts of America will honor Dan and Dick Fankhauser with the Good Scout Award, which was established in 1994 to acknowledge community leaders who have received extraordinary national-level recognition, fame or eminence within their field and have a strong record […]

School News: Ag Day, Turkey Trot, debate team tourney

Jennie Wilson Elementary to hold Ag Day Jennie Wilson Elementary School will hold an Ag Day from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2. The hands-on educational event will show students the essential role agriculture plays in the region. Students will participate in a number of activities related to agriculture. Local […]

Mercer Gallery to showcase new exhibit

The Mercer Gallery is presenting the exhibition Fractured Gatherings, showcasing clay works by the Wichita State University ceramics department from Nov. 2 to Dec. 7. The exhibition includes the work of faculty members and of seven graduate students who are studying sculptural and functional ceramics, and will feature a wide […]