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New exhibit features local Farm Bureau history

By The Finney County Historical Museum Images and artifacts spanning a century of southwest Kansas agriculture are on display in a new exhibit in the Front Door Gallery at the Finney County Historical Museum. The display, “Helping Feed the World 100 Years,” marks the 100th anniversary of the Finney County […]

Food Truck Fridays kick off new season

Food Truck Friday is underway today in downtown Garden City. Vendors include Burger City, Circle O Chuckwagon, Pallas, Festival Foods, The Ole Cook Shack, Kelley’s Festival Foods, Ice Guys Lemonade and Natalie’s Aguas Frescas. Now through 7:30 p.m. at Stevens Park. Food Truck Fridays will be offered on the first […]

Arbor Day poster contest winners celebrated

To celebrate Arbor Day, students and staff of St. Dominic Catholic School planted a Greenspire Linden tree on school property south of the playground on Friday. The tree planting ceremony followed an assembly to recognize the local winners in the 40th Annual Kansas Arbor Day Poster Contest. Grady Gleason, a […]

GCHS Drama nominated for Jester Awards

The Music Theatre of Wichita has announced their nominees for their 17th Annual Jester Awards. Garden City High School was nominated for a total of 18 Jester Awards for the fall musical In the Heights, which performed on November 10, 11, and 12 in the Garden City High School Auditorium. […]

GCCC hosting cybersecurity summer camp

Ron Carlson, Computer Science Instructor at GCCC, is pleased to announce the 2018 Cybersecurity Summer Camp for area high school students will be held June 4-7 at Garden City Community College. The focus of the camp is cybersecurity for the educational benefit of area high school students.  Core sessions will […]

Maddox to be honored as 2018 Keeper of the Flame

Join the Garden City Fire Department Honor Guard in honoring Theresa Maddox as the 2018 Keeper of the Flame during the Keeper of the Flame Award Banquet at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 5, at the Clarion Inn Ballroom. Tickets are $60 each and are available through any member of the […]

Finney County introduces new communications specialist

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communications It’s not unusual for young people to flee their small towns after high school to see what the big, wide world has to offer. Sara McClure was no different. The Garden City native left for college in California to be closer to “the […]

Garden City Telegram releases ‘Called to Serve’ book

Courtesy of the Garden City Telegram The Garden City Telegram recently announced the release of its book “Called to Serve,” a tribute to past and present military veterans in southwest Kansas. For those who reserved a copy of “Called to Serve,” which chronicles the sacrifices and experiences of more than […]