July 24, 2014

COLUMN: Social media paints ugly picture of Gardner

Danedri Thompson


I grew up in Gardner. With brief stops in other communities to work for newspapers, airlines and attend college, this has been my life-long home. I’m married to another Gardner kid, and we chose to make our …

Gardner researcher to donate per click for a cancer cure

Dr. Roy Jensen, Gardner, will donate $1 up to $10,000 for every person who “Likes” the University of Kansas Medical Center’s Cancer Research page on Facebook. Photo courtesy of KU Med Center

Mark Taylor

Thanks to Gardner native Dr. Roy Jensen, a simple mouse click on a Facebook page will help advance cancer treatment.

Jensen, a noted cancer researcher and director of the University of Kansas Cancer Center, is

Dr. Roy

Council debates social media merits

Danedri Thompson

City staff will likely create a city of Gardner fan page on Facebook. City council members debated the merits of using social media to inform citizens during a work session on Nov. 8.

Assistant City Administrator …