October 31, 2014

Royalty named

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Gardner Edgerton High School selected a homecoming king and queen last Friday. The titles were bestowed upon Carly Graceffa and Jake Huppe, seniors, during the homecoming football game on Oct. 3. Other queen candidates included Krista Long, Jewelry …

Military Muster

Submitted photo

Submitted photo

Flags courtesy of the American Legion Chapter 19 Riders line Main Street in front of the Gardner Historical Museum on Sept. 27. The museum hosted a military muster event, inviting area veterans to share photos and conversation about …

Convenience to commence

Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

Photo courtesy of Jerry Kellogg

The footprint and foundation of a new Casey’s Convenience Store, located on the southwest corner of Moonlight Road and Madison Street, is beginning to take shape.…

Military update

Air Force Airman 1st Class Dawn L. Hamilton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Hamilton is a graduate of Spring Hill High School and the daughter of Lamont Hamilton of Spring Hill.
She …

Celebrating Homecoming

Photo courtesy of Leann Northway

Photo courtesy of Leann Northway

Gardner Edgerton High School homecoming queen candidates are Krista Long, Jewelry Aphayarath, Amy Hurd, Carly Graceffa, and Alli Koelzer. King candidates are Ashton Vega, Jacob Haywood, Dylan McDonald, Jake Huppe and Colton Mullin. The homecoming …

Military Muster hosted by Gardner Historical Museum

Replica of ordinance produced at Sunflower Ordinance Works in WWII on display at Gardner Historical Museum

Replica of ordinance produced at Sunflower Ordinance Works in WWII on display at Gardner Historical Museum

WATCH VIDEO: Rick Poppitz, kcvideo.com
Special to The Gardner News
The Gardner Historical Museum hosted an afternoon of conversation and socializing for veterans of …

Sacred Heart builds their new addition

Photo courtesy of Larry Byers

Photo courtesy of Larry Byers

Work continues on an addition at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Gardner. The large addition, with a full basement, will be known as the Divine Parish Multipurpose Room addition. The basement walls were poured recently …

Cold snap may have nipped Kansas sorghum, soybeans more than corn

Mary Lou Peter
K-State Research &Extension
From time to time over the past few months it seemed like fall was trying to crowd out summer, and now it’s a little more serious. The latest cold snap may have been enough …

Volunteers plant seeds of success in garden

Tom King, a community garden organizer and volunteer, helps a gardener set stakes to encourage squash vines to grow up instead of out. Gardner’s community garden was created in 2013 and is located behind the Catholic Church on the west side of town. File Photo

Tom King, a community garden organizer and volunteer, helps a gardener set stakes to encourage squash vines to grow up instead of out. Gardner’s community garden was created in 2013 and is located behind the Catholic Church on the west

Local Boy Scouts learn horesmanship at Hillsdale

Photos courtesy of Jason Klaassen

Photo courtesy of Jason Klaassen

A group of local Boy Scouts and leaders from BSA Troop 88 camped at S&S Stables near Hillsdale Lake Sept. 12-14. On Saturday, the scouts were given instruction on horsemanship, and were able to ride …