April 24, 2014

New Venture Scout group forms in Gardner

The Southwest Johnson County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will charter Boy Scout Venture Crew unit in Gardner.
The Venture Crew is a youth development program of the Boy Scouts of America for men and women who are 14 years …

Gardening Hotline is now open for business

Spring is just around the corner and one sure sign of its arrival is the opening of the Johnson County K-State Research and Extension Master Gardener Hotline.
Phone and Walk-ins Hotline
• Now through Oct.31
• 9 a.m. to 4 …

Locals perform Entertainment through the Ages


To showcase local talent while raising funds to support area families, Performing with a Purpose, in conjunction with the GEHS Repertory Theatre, will present a family-friendly variety show entitled Entertainment through the Ages on Saturday, March 29.  The show will …

“Willy Wonka” auditions take place April 4-6

Gardner Community Theatre is hosting auditions for its summer show, “Willy Wonka,” on April 4-6.
Performances will be June 26, 27, 28, and 29.
Auditions will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on April 4 and from 10 a.m. …

Youth baseball camp canceled

Trailblazer Spring you baseball camp for kids in fourth through eighth grade has been canceled.  The camp did not get enough participants.

High school students can apply for cadet law

High school students interested in law enforcement will once again have the opportunity this summer to see what law enforcement training and careers are like through the Cadet Law Enforcement Academy. The Cadet Law Enforcement Academy program is hosted by …

Youth baseball camp set

The Trailblazer Spring youth baseball camp for kids in fourth through eighth grade is set for March 17-19 at the Gardner Edgerton High School  varsity field or Indoor facility.
The camp will run from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Cost is …

State of city address scheduled

Danedri Thompson
Mayor Chris Morrow will give a state of the city address, March 5.
“We haven’t done it for the last few years,” Morrow said. “And I feel it’s important to recap and highlight things that have taken …


The Veterans Administration Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) will be at  American Legion Post 153, 410 E. Dennis, Olathe, KS, 66061 the first Thursday of  each month to provide out-patient care to Veterans in the area.  For  information and to make …

Police department to host 2nd citizens academy

The Gardner Police Department will host a second citizens academy beginning in March. Participants will have the opportunity to meet and interact with Gardner officers while learning about the department.
The academy will consist of nine, Thursday evening sessions. The …