Business

Broncbuster Coffee Shop officially open at GCCC

By SCOTT AUST Director of Communications On Thursday, Garden City Community College celebrated the opening of the Broncbuster Coffee Shop on campus with a ribbon cutting by the Garden City Area Chamber of Commerce. Located between the bookstore and cafeteria at the Beth Tedrow Student Center, the Broncbuster Coffee Shop […]

Tyson: We’re not going anywhere

Noel White, Tyson Foods President and CEO, addresses the media and community members during a press conference Wednesday in Garden City to provide an update about recovery efforts following the weekend fire at the Holcomb Tyson plant. By SCOTT AUST Director of Communications FINNEY COUNTY — Tyson Foods officials had […]

Community, elected officials rally around Tyson

Congressman Roger Marshall, left, looks on as Sen. Jerry Moran speaks during a meeting Tuesday to recognize the efforts of first responders during last weekend’s fire at the Tyson Fresh Meats plant in Holcomb. By SCOTT AUST Director of Communications/Finney County Economic Development Nearly 50 people filled the second floor […]

We Stand with Tyson. Forward Together.

On August 9, 2019, and the days following, Finney County and the communities of Holcomb and Garden City once again proved why this community is so special.   Numerous posts flooded social media outlets with an outpouring of support for Tyson and their employees and families. Local businesses organized supply […]

Scooter’s drive-thru now open for business in GC

GARDEN CITY — Scooter’s drive-thru coffee is now open in Garden City, located at the southwest corner of the intersection of Campus and Mary streets. Scooter’s offers a variety of hot and iced espresso and coffee and tea drinks, as well as smoothies and breakfast all day items such as […]

Pancho’s opens Garden City location

Pancho’s Mexican Food is now open. The fast food restaurant officially opened Wednesday, July 17, at Garden City Plaza, just east of KFC along Kansas Avenue. Pancho’s has a location in Salina and bills itself as having a 24-hour drive through.

Jagels earns Kansas real estate broker’s license

GARDEN CITY — Shanna Jagels, a Broker Associate with Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Shoppe, recently earned her Kansas Real Estate Broker’s License from the Kansas Real Estate Commission, the governing body for real estate in Kansas. Real estate professionals who receive their broker’s license have completed advanced professional training […]

WKCF to award scholarships

GARDEN CITY – Western Kansas Community Foundation (WKCF) is awarding 18 scholarships from 11 different funds totaling $25,200 this year. The scholarships will be distributed from various scholarship funds administered by the Community Foundation. In addition, the Foundation makes distributions from various other funds for the purpose of providing scholarships. […]

Southwest Kansas Builders charter officially approved

GARDEN CITY — The Southwest Kansas Builders Association (SWKBA) charter was officially approved June 8 by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The members of SWKBA, the eighth local association in Kansas, join more than 2,000 other members across the state NAHB and the Kansas Building Industry Association (KBIA).  […]

Kansas WorkforceOne hosting Employer Listening

Kansas WorkForceOne is inviting local employers and business leaders to attend an Employer Listening Session at 8 a.m. Friday, June 28, at the Garden City Community College – Career Connection Academy, 801 Campus Drive. Representatives from Wichita State University’s Public Policy and Management Center will guide a discussion of the […]