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GCCC to host 9/11 Memorial Ceremony on campus

GARDEN CITY — The Student Government Association at Garden City Community College has scheduled a 9/11 Memorial Ceremony at 10 a.m. Wednesday, the 18th anniversary of the attacks on American soil. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend the memorial observance near the flag pole area on the north […]

GCHS Athletics Hall of Fame announces inductees

GARDEN CITY — Michael (Drew) Thon, GCHS Director of Athletics /Chairman, GCHS Athletics Hall of Fame Committee, has announced that eight individuals, two legendary coaches and two state championship teams are among the inaugural class of inductees into the newly-formed Garden City High School Athletics Hall of Fame. Formed in […]

Sixth annual Garden City Charity Classic to tee off

Allyssa Ferrell holds the 2018 Garden City Charity Classic trophy. Ferrell finished at 16-under par overall to claim the title by two strokes. GARDEN CITY — The 20th stop on the 2019 “Road to the LPGA” takes the Symetra Tour to Buffalo Dunes Golf Course in the Sunflower State for the […]

Crystal Apple semi-finalists announced

The Crystal Apple Committee of the Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce has announced semi-finalists for this year’s Crystal Apple Teacher Recognition program. The committee received 40 applications this year for the 2019 Crystal Apple Awards. The 40 applications were narrowed down to 12 through a blind read by three committee […]

Bowhunting education class to be offered Sept. 14

GARDEN CITY — The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism, in partnership with Garden City Community College and the High Plains Archery Club, will offer a free Bowhunter Education class on Saturday, Sept. 14. The course is open for both adults and children interested in taking up archery for […]

GCCC Gold Cards available at President’s office

GARDEN CITY — Garden City Community College’s 2019-2020 season Gold Card, a free admission pass to all GCCC home athletic and fine arts events for Finney County residents ages 60 and over, are now available.  Gold Card passes can be picked up at the GCCC President’s Office during regular business […]

GCCC H.A.L.O. to offer free parent workshop Sept. 7

GARDEN CITY — The Garden City Community College Hispanic American Leadership Organization (H.A.L.O) and GCCC Student Support Services (SSS) are hosting a free parent workshop from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 7.  The parent workshop – delivered in both English and Spanish – will be held in the […]

Lunch, Evening programs set to resume at FC Museum

The Big Pool shown during the 1950s. Photo courtesy Finney County Historical Museum GARDEN CITY — The Finney County Historical Museum’s Brown Bag Lunch and Evening at the Museum programs are resuming soon for fall with a new series of six free presentations about history. The noon programs will begin […]

GCCC, Colby CC sign fire science training agreement

GARDEN CITY — Garden City Community College and Colby Community College signed an agreement on Aug. 26 that creates a partnership between the two schools for fire science training in the Colby Community College service area. According to a news release, GCCC will provide instruction and certifications for fire science […]

2019 Tumbleweed Festival Schedule

Friday, Aug. 23 6 p.m. – Fischer & Case 7 p.m. – A.B. & CO   8 p.m. – The Ziggowatts Saturday, Aug. 24 East Stage Noon – Haven Alexandra 1:15 p.m. – Martin Gilmore 2:30 p.m. – Marshal Allen Bailey 3:45 p.m. Fine & Dandy 5 p.m. Edgar Cruz South […]