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‘Art of the Cowboy’ western art show featured this week

Western State Bank is presenting “Art of a Cowboy” Western Art Show featuring the star of Oklahoma’s ‘Art of a Cowboy’ reality TV show, southwest Kansas native Steve Boaldin, from 5 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at 1500 E. Kansas Ave. View western-themed art from several southwest Kansas artists. […]

GCCC meat judging team earns championships, All Americans

The Garden City Community College wrapped up a successful fall season, earning Reserve National Champion and National Champion Lamb Judging and seeing four team members named All Americans. The team is coached by Dr. Clint Alexander and members of the administration. Student team members include: Joni Loepky, Satanta —1st Team […]

Speaker to appear at legacy planning workshop

First National Bank is sponsoring a free workshop this month featuring Jolene Brown, an eastern Iowa farmer and well-known blogger, author and advocate for agriculture. Brown’s workshop, entitled “The Positives of Passing It On,” is described as an upbeat, interactive workshop taps into lessons from successful legacy business leaders and […]

Garden City DFA facility named ‘Sustainable Plant of the Year’

Courtesy DFA Dairy Farmers of America’s state-of-the-art ingredients plant in Garden City recently received the Sustainable Plant of the Year Award from Food Engineering magazine. The award was presented at Food Engineering’s Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference and Expo in Bonita Springs, Fla., and honors a newly constructed food facility […]

Hands recognized as Stockman of the Year

Finney County cattleman Sam Hands has been named the 2018 Stockman of the Year by the K-State Livestock and Meat Industry Council. The award was presented last week during the annual Stockmen’s Dinner in Manhattan. A fourth-generation cattleman, Hands began his career in the beef industry in 1957 by purchasing […]

FNB supports local FFAs

First National Bank wanted to show our deepest gratitude to everyone involved in agriculture. We realize the importance of the hard work, and struggles those in agriculture overcome.  First National Bank donated to all local FFA Chapters (Future Farmers of America) in recognition of National Thank A Farmer Day today, […]

Grant Co Fair Annual Antique Tractor Pull

From American Implement: “It was great to watch American Implement employees, James McGuire (Location Manager, Walsh), Albert Waugh (Service Manager, Hugoton) and Keith Wood (Sales, Ulysses) participate in the Grant Co Fair Annual Antique Tractor Pull tonight!”