July 24, 2014

COLUMN: Social media paints ugly picture of Gardner

Danedri Thompson

Columnist

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
submissions@gardnernews.com

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
dthompson@gardnernews.com

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 …