July 22, 2014

2014 Gardner Lake 4th of July Boat Parade

Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz, kcvideo.com

Photo courtesy of Rick Poppitz, kcvideo.com


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Special to The Gardner News
July 4, 2014 – Gardner Lake was the site of many family get-togethers over the 4th of July weekend, as it always is, on …

Gardner Thunder making noise

The Gardner Thunder 8-under team has an 8-2 record so far in the Gardner Olathe Parks and Recreation league. The team roster includes Nick Kilonzo, Nick Woolington, Connor Plantz, Harm Waterborg, Gunnar Kyle, Ethan Bunce, Brady Winslow, Austin Elley, Chase Karlin, and Preston Garber. Submitted photo
The Gardner Thunder 8-under team has an 8-2 record so far in the Gardner Olathe Parks and Recreation league. The team roster includes Nick Kilonzo, Nick Woolington, Connor Plantz, Harm Waterborg, Gunnar Kyle, Ethan Bunce, Brady Winslow, Austin Elley, Chase Karlin, and Preston Garber. Submitted photo

The Gardner Thunder 8-under team has an 8-2 record so far in the Gardner Olathe Parks and Recreation league. The team roster includes Nick Kilonzo, Nick Woolington, Connor Plantz, Harm Waterborg, Gunnar Kyle, Ethan Bunce, Brady Winslow, Austin Elley, Chase

Edstrom signs letter of intent

Connor Edstrom, Gardner has signed a letter of intent to play men’s soccer for first year head coach Shane Taylor and Bethany College in the 2014-2015 academic year.
Edstrom played his high school ball at Gardner Edgerton High School. He …

Season comes to a close for Gardner Blazer baseball team

Another successful season has come to a close for Coach Jeff Stewart and his twelve and under AA Gardner Blazers competitive baseball team.
The Blazers participated in nine competitive tournaments over the spring and summer with a final record of …

(CLICK HERE) July 2, 2014 Classifieds

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SHHS grad awaits patent for training golf ball

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
Harry Briggs knew there was something missing in the golf training world, and five years into an eight-year career at Sycamore Ridge Golf Club, he knew what it was – a ball that would help improve a …

Organizers add music, vendors to fireworks

Danedri Thompson
dthompson@gardnernews.com
There will be more to Gardner’s annual Fourth of July celebration than explosions in the sky. This year, organizers are adding entertainment at ground level, too.
“We’re doing a couple of different things actually,” said parks and …

Firework event scheduled for July 3 in Edgerton

Charlie Troutner
Special to The Gardner News  
The City of Edgerton is presenting a Community Picnic and Fireworks Show on Thursday, July 3, at Martin Creek Park. All activities at the celebration are free.
The event will begin at 6:30 …

USD 231 receives $20K check from Governor

USD 231 interim-Superintendent Pam Stranathan poses with a giant check worth $20,000. Gov. Sam Brownback presented the check to district officials on June 19. Submitted photo
USD 231 interim-Superintendent Pam Stranathan poses with a giant check worth $20,000. Gov. Sam Brownback presented the check to district officials on June 19. Submitted photo

USD 231 interim-Superintendent Pam Stranathan poses with a giant check worth $20,000. Gov. Sam Brownback presented the check to district officials on June 19. Submitted photo

Gov. Sam Brownback presented a $20,000 check to Gardner Edgerton School District interim superintendent …

Life Spring to host Red Cross blood drive

Life Spring Church in Spring Hill will host the Red Cross for a blood drive on July 14. The drive will run from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the church at 206 N. Webster Street in Spring Hill.
The …