Celebrating the Good Life

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 names Pilosof new Director of Athletics

GARDEN CITY – Mike Pilosof, who previously served as Assistant Athletic Director and Sports Information Director, has been named the new Garden City Community College Director of Athletics. Two rounds of interviews were conducted, featuring both internal and external candidates. “As we embarked on this journey, we wanted to bring […]

GCCC student app dubbed ‘Buster Biz’ after contest

GARDEN CITY – The Garden City Community College mobile app has a new name, “Buster Biz”, following a naming contest at the end of the fall semester. Previously, the mobile application used by GCCC students did not have an official name and was just referred to as the GCCC App. […]

School board recognition month kicks off

USD 457 Board members will be presented with certificates of recognition at the next school board meeting at 6 p.m. today at the City Administrative Center, 301 N. Eighth St.  GARDEN CITY – As part of School Board Recognition Month, Garden City Public Schools is joining other school districts across […]

GCPS’ Shull nominated for national LifeChanger award

GARDEN CITY – Garden City Public Schools director of nursing Michelle Shull has been nominated for the 2021-2022 national LifeChanger of the Year award. Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, LifeChanger of the Year recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 educators and school district employees across the United […]

Buffalo Ball, GCHS Athletics Hall of Fame event Dec. 31

GARDEN CITY – After being cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Garden City High School Living Legacy Fund will return for its fifth annual Buffalo Ball on New Year’s Eve. In addition, the GCHS Athletics Hall of Fame will hold its second induction ceremony the same evening […]

Buffalo Supply Station at GCHS to benefit from grant award

GARDEN CITY – Garden City High School has received grants in support of the Buffalo Supply Station at the school. The GCHS National Honor Society Chapter received a Community Service Grant from the National Student Leadership Conference (NSLC). The NSLC has partnered with the National Honor Society (NHS) to provide […]

School librarian receives scholarship award

GARDEN CITY – Tracy Meinzer, library media instructor at Abe Hubert Elementary School, was recently awarded a $500 Teacher Scholarship by the Kansas Association of American Educators.  KANAAE is a non-union professional educators’ association serving Kansas educators.  Ms. Meinzer will be using the scholarship to continue her work in obtaining […]

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 […]

Williams Trust funds eight projects at GCCC

GARDEN CITY — The Mary Jo Williams Charitable Trust has chosen to fund eight grant requests from GCCC faculty and staff for a total of $89,559.09. The 2021 recipients and projects include: Lorilynn Landgraf, Nursing Instructor, requested $16,464 for the purchase of eight (8) Alaris IV Pumps and modules plus […]