October 23, 2014

Gardner man recognized for weight loss efforts

TOPS, Taking Off Pounds Sensibly, recognized Barry Fitzgerald of Gardner for his weight loss accomplishments in 2012.
Fitzgerald earned second place in the state of Kansas in his division. He was recognized during State Recognition Days in Manhattan, Kan., April …

Police department to host drug take back event

The Gardner Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Agency will host a prescription drug disposal event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on April 27 at the Gardner Price Chopper. During the event, members of the public can bring their …

Gardner Community Garden

The local Knights of Columbus Council is sponsoring a community garden in Gardner. Gardner Community Garden (GCG) is in honor of Dale and Marcelle Baker, longtime farmers from the community. The land for the garden is west of Westside Park …

Gardner Edgerton National Education Association Endorses Advocates for Education

The Gardner Edgerton National Education Association (GENEA) is an organization which believes all children should have the opportunity to succeed in the best education environment possible.  Members of the organization also believe the environment for educators should be one which …

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

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

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 …

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 …