More than 4,000 attend 8th Annual Flea Market

From Finney County Historical Museum: “It’s safe to say that the day attracted more than 4,000 people for antiques, collectibles, art and crafts, as well as other bargains and discoveries. This was our eighth annual festival, and it has grown from 12 visiting vendors in 2010 to 60 today. In addition […]

Scott County Free Fair celebrates 70th Birthday!

This week, the Scott County Free Fair will celebrate its 70th Birthday!  Although the County Fair can be traced back to the early 1900s, it became official in 1947 with the formation of the Fair Board and the dedication of the new grounds and grandstand. Happenings in early days of the […]

Food Trucks downtown all day

Four food trucks, featuring everything from hamburgers and hotdogs to Philly cheesesteak and barbecue, are located downtown for the first Food Truck Friday event. The four trucks include Bubba’s Grub Kitchen from La Crosse, The Ole Cook Shack from Syracuse, Burger City and Natalie’s Aguas Frescas Deliciosas. The trucks will […]

Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day

Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day From Holcomb Mayor Gary Newman July 20 has been declared Holcomb Longhorn Baseball Day! Come celebrate our Baseball State Champions with the Garden City Wind. We recommend arriving about 6 p.m. for pre-game festivities. First pitch at 6:30 p.m. What a great way to spend a […]

GCCC scholarship ride this Saturday

The Garden City Community College Department of Public Safety “Ride for the Future” will be at 10 a.m. Saturday. Registration for riders will begin at 9 a.m. at Bible Christian Church, 1501 East Mary St. First bikes and vehicles will leave Bible Christian at 10 a.m., with the last bike/vehicle […]

FCHS Flea Market Festival set for July 9

Registration open for Flea Market Festival Registration is open at the Finney County Historical Society for individuals and organizations interested in operating booths at the Eighth Annual Flea Market Festival of Antiques, Collectibles, Art and Crafts, which is set for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 9 outside the Finney […]

Beef Empire Days parade 2016

Beef Empire Days begins

Beef Empire Days 2017 begins Beef Empire Days, an annual celebration of the area’s long history with the beef industry, kicked off on Friday. Here’s the schedule of events: Friday, June 2 Garden City Open tennis tournament, 9 a.m. Garden City High School tennis courts Cox Communication Story Hour, 10:30 […]

Wind to kick off season

  Entering their third season, the Garden City Wind hope to build on last year’s first place finish in the Pecos League north division with perhaps a league championship. “I’m excited. I’m very, very excited,” Manager David Peterson said Wednesday during the club’s media day. “This is a great group. […]