August 23, 2014

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One of the Gardner Theater Group cast members is getting fitted for her costume for the upcoming Willy Wonka performance.  The show was set to take place at GEHS however, due to air conditioning problems, the show will …

Yoder to host job fair and resource expo

Congressman Kevin Yoder will host a Third District Job Fair and Resource Expo on Aug. 14 at the Great Mall of the Great Plains, 20700 W. 151st Street, Olathe, KS 66061.
The purpose of the fair will be to help …

Edgerton museum events to coincide with Frontier Days

The Edgerton Community Museum, 406 E. Nelson, is taking part in the city’s annual Frontier Days celebration on Saturday, June 21.
The museum, which opened in October 2013, will host several activities on the museum grounds.
The museum will be …

Extension office Master Gardener training program seeks gardeners

If you enjoy gardening, working with others and having fun while sharing your passion then the Extension Master Gardener program may be just the opportunity for you. Applications are now being accepted for the Johnson County K-State Research and Extension …

Festival on The Trails

Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

2014 Festival on the Trails begins this evening, June 13, at 5:00PM. There will be 14 food booths and two food trucks at the food court on the county fairgrounds, a craft show, beer garden,

Gardner festival set for this weekend

Friends enjoy corn on the cob during the Festival on the Trails in 2013. A variety of festival fare will be available for purchase during the seventh annual event. The festival is set for this weekend in downtown Gardner. File photo

Friends enjoy corn on the cob during the Festival on the Trails in 2013. A variety of festival fare will be available for purchase during the seventh annual event. The festival is set for this weekend in downtown Gardner. File

Exchange services seeking host families

International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) is seeking host families for foreign exchange students.
Host families provide room, meals when school isn’t in session, some transportation to school events and love and support to students. Essentially, the students live as family …

Gardner museum to host Life on Trails event

Charlie Troutner
Special to The Gardner News
The Gardner Historical Museum is presenting  “Life on the Trails” from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 14, on the museum property at 204 W. Main. The event will showcase what …

Anglers don’t need a Kansas license June 7-8

What’s better than a day of free fishing? Two days of free fishing, of course. Across the state, anglers of all ages can enjoy a full weekend of free fishing June 7-8 on any Kansas waters. Although some parks may …

GHS, EHS classes of 1964 attend 2014 graduation

Gardner Edgerton High School honors alumni from Gardner High School and Edgerton High School celebrating their 50th high school reunion during graduation ceremonies each year. This year, the school recognized members of the class of 1964.
There were 51 members …