City Finance Director calls it a career after 30+ years

Melinda Hitz, who retired this week after 30 years as Finance Director for the City of Garden City, stands behind a sign set up for her retirement on Thursday. By SCOTT AUST GARDEN CITY – Thursday was designated “Melinda Hitz Day” in Garden City, a tribute to the longtime Finance […]

8th Grader Wins Finney County Spelling Bee

Jerry Serrano earned the title of Finney County Spelling Bee champion on February 1st.  The Horace Good Middle School eighth-grader earned the title after going through seven rounds with some of the county’s best spellers from elementary through middle school at the Garden City High School auditorium.  Kate Strandmark, a […]

Students Advance To Finney County Spelling Bee

Students from Finney County have advanced to the Finney County Spelling Bee that will be held Saturday, February 1st, at 9:00 a.m. in the Garden City High School auditorium, 2720 Buffalo Way Blvd.  Students from elementary through middle school grades will be competing in the spelling bee.  The first place […]

GCHS Show Choir To Provide Singing Valentines

Garden City residents can show their affection for friends and loved ones with a singing valentine from the Garden City High School Modern Show Choir.  Community members can have the choir serenade their beloved with a song for $25.00.  The choir will perform the singing valentines from 9:00 a.m. to […]

GCHS Art Students Receive Awards

Garden City High School art students participated in the Annual Western Kansas Scholastic Art (WKSA) Competition and Exhibition 2020 and recently received word on how they ranked in the competition.  The students work will be on display at the Stauth Museum in Montezuma, Kansas January 28th – February 20th. Garden City High School […]

Sam Curran, Director of Public Works Announces Retirement

GARDEN CITY – After a 28-year career, Garden City Public Works Director Sam Curran has announced his retirement effective July 3, 2020. “Garden City is where the story of our family with our three children begins. The five of us built wonderful relationships with so many people, enjoying the traditions, […]