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USD 457 Bookmobile Program To Make Changes To Schedule

The USD 457 Books on the Bus program continues to provide books Monday through Thursday to children around the community. The program will run through the end of July, with a scheduled break in the service the week of July 6th – 10th.  The bookmobile will resume normal hours on […]

USD 457 Virtual Academy Accepting Enrollment

The USD 457 Virtual Academy is currently taking enrollment of nontraditional students in grades nine to twelve and adults looking to continue their education.  The Virtual Academy is an online school that empowers students to seek an education and earn their high school diploma. The Virtual Academy provides individualized learning […]

CDBG-CV PUBLIC NOTICE OF FUND AVAILABILITY

Local small businesses are currently feeling the unprecedented pressures from the economic and health impacts of COVID-19. In order to help alleviate some of these pressures, the City of Garden City has financial assistance (as available) for working capital through CDBG-CV Funds made available through a $132,000.00 grant provided to […]

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 […]

Online Enrollment Open For New Students to District

Garden City Public Schools has launched an online enrollment portal to assist families in registering first-time students and those new to the district. Traditionally, students who are new to the district have had to register in person so they can provide verifiable copies of their birth certificate along with other […]

THREE NEW MEMBERS ELECTED TO HISTORICAL SOCIETY BOARD

Three new members have joined the Finney County Historical Society Board of Directors after an election for the 22 person governing body of the 72-year old organization, and nine returning members have been re-elected for additional two-year terms.       The new members include Nikki Geier, who will fill out the […]

Spring 2020 Honor Roll Recipients Released

Garden City Community College is proud to present our Spring 2020 Honor Roll recipients. They include a total of 548 students on three lists: President’s Honor Roll, Vice President/Deans’ Honor Roll, and Honorable Mention. President’s recipients, 147 in total, achieved a semester GPA of 4.0 or higher. VP/Deans’ recipients, 317 […]

GCCC Classes Will Resume on Campus August 17

Garden City Community College will resume on campus classes August 17, 2020 and finish the fall semester online following Thanksgiving break. This August date reflects the original start date of the 2020-21 academic calendar. Neither the start nor end date is changing for the fall term. The last day of […]

Three Broncbusters sign to play with four-year schools

By Mike Pilosof Photo by Adam Shrimplin Garden City, KS-When Patrick Hiltz arrived in Garden City, he promised a two-phased plan: first, to improve incoming recruits and second, to make sure they found a home once their time as a Broncbuster came to an end. Well, mission accomplished. Three Garden […]