April 20, 2014

Northbound I-35 to close between Edgerton and Gardner

Northbound Interstate 35 between Edgerton and Gardner will be closed next weekend. Starting 10 p.m. on Friday, March 15, I-35 will close from Kansas Highway 33 west of Edgerton to 175th Street, or the Gardner exit. The traffic stop will …

Relay for Life team captain meeting scheduled

Relay for Life of Santa Fe Trail will be hold its annual Team Captain Kickoff Event at from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on March 7 at First Presbyterian Church of Gardner.
During the event team captains will be informed …

SHHS theatre department puts on spring play

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The Spring Hill High School Theatre Department invites friends, families and the community to its spring play, “Almost, Maine.”
The play will run on March 8 and March 9.
Set in Almost, Maine, the play features nine separate, yet connected …

Hannah Apperson Run scheduled

Hannah Apperson

Runners, walkers and friends and family are invited to register for the Hannah Apperson Memorial Run. The run will celebrate the life of Hannah Apperson. Apperson, a 13-year-old Wheatridge Middle School student, died in a car accident in 2010.
A …

Johnson County launches “Brrrring on Winter” webpage

Johnson County has launched a new webpage dealing with Old Man Winter.
The “Brrrring on Winter” webpage, which began Thursday, December 13, offers a wide range of information and advice from city, county, state, federal, and school resources about how …

Brief

The Johnson County Extension Office is offering a class on curb appeal Jan.  22, 2013 at the Extension office.  The extension office is located at 11811 S. Sunset Dr., Olathe, KS 66061.
With this class participants will learn how the …

Military update

Navy Seaman Melquisedec Jimenez, son of Santos D. Jimenez of Gardner, Kan. and Luis A. Jimenez, of Capitol Heights, Md., was recently promoted to his current rank upon graduation from recruit training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
Jimenez …

Annual Blazer baseball hitting league set to begin

The second Annual Blazer baseball hitting league for grades 5-8  will begin competition Dec. 15 in the Gardner Edegerton High School  multipurpose room.  A practice session for all players will take place Dec. 8.
All players must be enrolled in …

Press Release – Gardner Police Deptartment

The Gardner Police Department will be participating in a special traffic enforcement program sponsored by the Kansas Department of Transportation over the Thanksgiving Holiday. A grant from KDOT will underwrite overtime traffic enforcement especially targeted at impaired drivers, with a …

Youth Celebrate National 4-H Week October 7-13

Oct.7-13 is National 4-H Week, and Johnson County is celebrating the 4-H youth who have made an impact on the community, and are stepping up to the challenges of a complex and changing world.
During National 4-H Week the 3 …