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Trustees developing orientation for members

GARDEN CITY — The Garden City Community College Board of Trustees discussed and previewed a New Trustee Orientation webpage during their Oct. 19 regular meeting. With the Nov. 2 election featuring three Board of Trustees seats on the ballot, the current Trustees discussed ways to prepare new board members on […]

Randy Grisell, City Attorney Announces Retirement

After a 41-year career practicing law and 33 years as the City Attorney, Randy Grisell has announced his retirement at the end of 2021.“With respect to the City of Garden City, what stands out the most to me is the dedication and professionalism of the public employees that make up […]

Samnegard named to NJCAA All-District team

By Mike Pilosof After a stellar season, one that saw him grab NJCAA All-American honors, Adam Samnegard isn’t quite done adding to his trophy case. On Tuesday, the sophomore was named to the NJCAA Division I PING All-District III squad. Samnegard finished 14th at the NJCAA National Championships in May, […]

Charles O. Stones Intermediate Center Announces Honor Roll

Charles O. Stones Intermediate Center has recently announced its A-B honor roll for fifth and sixth grade students for the fall semester of the 2020-2021 school year.  The honor roll includes: The A Honor Roll students: Fifth grade: Jerardo Alejo Soto, Ximena Y. Alvarez, Xahiliany E. Becerril Florian, Maggie L. […]

Middle School Students Make State Choirs

Choir students from Horace Good Middle School and Kenneth Henderson Middle School auditioned and made the state choirs.  The students will be participating in virtual choirs in which they were selected in February. Hannah Randall, 7th grade student at Horace Good Middle School, has been selected to perform in the […]

Middle School Students Make District Orchestra

Orchestra students from Horace Good Middle School and Kenneth Henderson Middle School auditioned and made the Southwest Kansas Music Association’s (SWKMEA) District Middle School Honor Orchestra.  There were a number of students that took first chair placement in their section, which is denoted by an asterisk (*). The Kenneth Henderson […]

FINNEY COUNTY MUSEUM EXHIBIT TO MARK CENTENNIAL OF WOMEN VOTING

19th.tif EEOC.tif The Finney County Historical Museum will host a traveling exhibit before, during and after Election Day that’s designed to bring life to the history of the women’s suffrage movement in Kansas.     The exhibit, sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Kansas, is scheduled for display Oct. 28-Nov. […]

MERCER ART GALLERY HOSTING SOLO EXHIBITIONIST, BRIAN HUTCHINSON

A new exhibition opened this week at the Garden City Community College Mercer Gallery entitled “Transmogrification: A solo exhibition by Brian Hutchinson” and will run through Oct. 16.   Hutchinson, who has taught Art Education and Studio Foundations at Fort Hays State University, is also an accomplished printmaker and mixed media […]

FINNEY COUNTY WILDWOOD PARK OPENS TO THE PUBLIC

The County Commission voted this week to open Finney County Wildwood Park on Monday, June 22, 2020.The 130‐acre park will welcome visitors for fishing, camping, water and other outdoor activities year round, including a sand volleyball court.Wildwood is a family‐friendly park, setup right next to the Arkansas River in Garden […]