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Free history programs resume at Finney County Museum

GARDEN CITY — The Finney County Historical Society’s next series of free public programs will offer something for people interested in writing their own personal histories, attending Finney County’s Renaissance festival, learning the story of the ill-fated Soule Canal or discovering how a crusading Kansas newspaper editor defeated the Ku […]

GCCC to host two speakers for MLK Day observance

GARDEN CITY – The Student Government Association (SGA) at GCCC will be hosting two guest speakers on campus January 17, 2022, in recognition of the Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. holiday. While final details are being finalized, please save the date and times of January 17th at 9:30 am and […]

Looking for a last minute gift?

HISTORIC FINNEY COUNTY CALENDAR, FEATURING WW II AIR BASE, FOR SALE AT MUSEUM GARDEN CITY – The Finney County Historical Society has published the 2022 Historic Finney County Calendar, featuring pictures from the aviation training base operated in Garden City by the U.S. Army during World War II. Copies of […]

Museum open house to feature Christmas exhibit, live music

Credit: Finney County Historical Museum Event Dec. 11 offers antique car rides, raffle, seasonal snacks and shopping  GARDEN CITY — People across southwest Kansas are invited to celebrate Christmas at the Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St., where the annual holiday open house is returning, scheduled from 10 […]

Student job fair set for Wednesday at GCHS

GARDEN CITY — Garden City High School will host a student job fair on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, from 7:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. in the commons area on the high school campus, 2720 Buffalo Way Blvd. Employers are encouraged to register online for this day-long event. Garden City High […]

GCHS to host parent seminar Monday on mental health

The Garden City High School counselors will hold a parent seminar on mental health on Monday, December 6, at 6:30 p.m. in the Commons Area at the high school.  The high school counselors are holding a series of parent outreach seminars during the school year.  Speakers from the community will […]

‘Fill a Ford’ Toy Drive Dec. 2

Annual GCCC and Burtis Motor Company “Fill a Ford” Toy Drive Set for Dec. 2nd GARDEN CITY – The Collegiate Farm Bureau and Block and Bridle at Garden City Community College are partnering with Burtis Motor Company to provide Christmas gifts to children in need this holiday season. The official […]

Local K9 officers to receive donation of protective vests

Garden City Police Department’s K9 Koda, left, with handler, and Finney County Sheriff’s Office K9, Shiva, right, are receiving a donation of body armor. GARDEN CITY – The Garden City Police Department and Finney County Sheriff’s Office K9s will soon each receive a bullet and stab proof protective vest thanks […]

Grant awarded to Finney County Historical Society

A portion of the Fleagle display inside the “True Crime” exhibit at the Finney County Historical Museum. The Finney County Historical Society opened the museum in 1964. GARDEN CITY — The Finney County Historical Society has received a SHARP Recovery Grant of $10,408 from Humanities Kansas. SHARP Recovery grants are […]