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Mercer Gallery exhibit ‘Red and Other Colors’

GARDEN CITY — The Mercer Gallery at Garden City Community College is pleased to host a summer art exhibition by a Local artistic duo Linda Adams and GCCC Computer Science Instructor Ron Carlson are presenting a summer art exhibition, “Red and Other Colors,” now through July 19 at the Mercer […]

Elchuck signs up to play collegiate hockey

Alex Elchuck, who graduated from Garden City High School last month, signs a letter of intent to play hockey this fall at the University of Jamestown in North Dakota. By SCOTT AUST/ Director of Communications GARDEN CITY — Alex Elchuck could not stop smiling Saturday afternoon. Surrounded by his parents […]

Beef Empire Days 2019 schedule of events

GARDEN CITY — Beef Empire Days kicks off its 51st year this weekend with a Friday concert at the Clarion Inn, followed by sports tournaments and ranch rodeo Saturday. Events promoting the beef industry continue throughout the week and festivities wrap up next weekend with the always popular chuckwagon feeds […]

Dolly Parton Imagination Library kickoff

City Manager Matt Allen read “The Little Engine that Could” on Friday morning at the Finney County Public Library as part of the library’s Dolly Parton Imagination Library kickoff. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails free books to children from birth to age five in […]

Candidates for local office have until June 3 to file

The deadline to file as a candidate for city commission, school board and GCCC Board of Trustees is noon Monday, June 3. The filing deadline for anyone interested in running for seats on the Garden City and Holcomb city councils and school boards, and the Garden City Community College Board […]

10th annual Flea Market Festival on tap for July 13

Visitors to the 2017 Flea Market peruse some of the wares at one of the booths. Vendor registration is open for the Finney County Historical Museum’s 10th Annual Flea Market Festival scheduled for July 13 at Lee Richardson Zoo, and the museum is currently accepting donated items. More than 4,500 […]

Finney County Museum switches to summer hours

The Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St., Garden City, has extended its exhibit hours for the summer season effective May 28 through mid-August. Hours to see museum exhibits are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, as well as 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission is free.       […]

GCCC names Malone new VP of Instruction

GARDEN CITY —Marc Malone has been named the new Vice President of Instruction at Garden City Community College.  Formerly the Associate Vice President for Planning and Assessment at Cloud County Community College, Malone’s first official day was May 20. While at Cloud County, Malone helped implement a new strategic plan […]

Reception held to recognize Dr. Ryan Ruda at GCCC

City Manager Matt Allen, left, and FCEDC Board Chairman Tom Walker visit with GCCC President Ryan Ruda during a reception in Ruda’s honor on Thursday. Garden City Community College on Thursday hosted a reception for Dr. Ryan Ruda to celebrate his becoming the seventh president of GCCC. Ruda was officially […]

Beef Empire Days PRCA Rodeo kicks off tonight

The Beef Empire Days PRCA Rodeo is schedule to begin three nights of entertainment tonight at the Finney County Fairgrounds. Performances each night start at 7:00 p.m. Tonight is Family Night at the rodeo with a special ticket option that allows two adults and their children under 9 years of […]