May 25, 2015

Henderson, Stubler lead Blazers track effort

Traezon Henderson and Kyle Stubler lead the Gardner Edgerton High School track effort at the Blazer Invitational last week.
Henderson took second in the 100 meters in 11.5 seconds, while Stubler cleared 14-feet 6-inches to gain a silver medal in …

(CLICK HERE) May 6, 2015 Classifieds

(CLICK HERE) May 6, 2015 Classifieds

Gardner Senior Citizen Community Center to hold open house

Open house for Gardner Senior Citizen Community Center set for April 30
The City of Gardner is hosting an open house on Thursday, April 30, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. to discuss proposed improvements to the Gardner Senior Citizen …

City to hold civic engagemet meeting

On Monday, April 27, at 6:30 p.m., the City of Gardner will hold a civic engagement meeting at city hall council chambers to discuss the rewrite of its land development code.
A land development code serves as a blueprint for …

(CLICK HERE) April 22, 2015 Classifieds

(CLICK HERE) April 22, 2015 Classifieds

Earth, Arbor Day volunteer opportunity set

Volunteers help plant trees and clean-up city parks during last year’s Gardner clean-up event. The annual volunteer opportunity is scheduled in conjunction with Earth Day and Arbor Day. File photo

Volunteers help plant trees and clean-up city parks during last year’s Gardner clean-up event. The annual volunteer opportunity is scheduled in conjunction with Earth Day and Arbor Day. File photo

The city of Gardner will host its annual community clean-up …

Blazers lose to St. Thomas Aquinas High

Conner Boyt

Gardner Edgerton High School sophomore Conner Boyt stroked a single against St. Thomas Aquinas last week. The Blazers dropped a 4-0 decision to the Saints. Submitted photo

Battling until the end, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer varsity baseball team …

Lady Jags win Paola Invitational

Using balanced scoring, the Pioneer Ridge Middle School lady Jags eighth grade girls track team brought back first place from the Paola Invitational last week.
The lady Jags opened the scoring with a 1-2-3 finish in the two mile run.…

Blazer boys place sixth at Baker Relays

Scoring 58 points, the Gardner Edgerton High School Blazer boys varsity track team brought back a sixth place finish from the Baker Relays last week.
A gold medal went to the 1600 relay of Jamin Anderson, Tim Visos-Ely, Tanner Hughes …

Bushwhackers raid Gardner for first time Oct. 22, 1861

Mica Marriott
mmarriott@gardnernews.com
To Gardner residents in 1861, the early evening of Oct. 22 probably seemed a lot like many other nights. It was a Tuesday and residents attended to their nightly rituals. Most had likely taken to their beds …