August 31, 2015

Gardner residents may participate in CPAC online

Residents will have the ability to participate in Gardner’s comprehensive planning process thru both traditional and a web-based outreach program, members of the Comprehensive Planning Action Committee were told at their first workshop Oct. 14.
CPAC, which is part of …

Council postpones decision to make EUB an advisory board

Debbie Hickman
Special to The Gardner News
An ordinance tabled by the Gardner City Council October 21, by a 4-1 vote, would have changed the role of the EUB to an advisory capacity.
Councilman Heath Freeman stated that the ordinance …

Police armed with candy

Debbie Hickman
Special to The Gardner News
On Halloween night, watch out for Gardner Police Officers walking neighborhoods.
They may be armed – with candy.
No costumes though, they will be wearing the real thing – the new official GPD …

Blazer soccer squad loses twice

Despite making marked improvement, the Lady Blazers soccer squad lost to highly ranked Mill Valley and Blue Valley Southwest last week.
Against Mill Valley, ranked 4th in 5A, the Blazers dropped an 8-0 decision. Gardner Edgerton High School trailed 5-0 …

Council declines to repeal Ord. 19

Danedri Thompson
Changing the quorum requirements from four members to three was a non-starter during a special Gardner City Council meeting on April 29.
Council members called a special meeting to discuss making changes to the Charter Ordinance 19, …

January citations issued in Gardner

December 2011 citations issued in Gardner

4 arrested following vandalism spree

Mark Taylor
Three juveniles and an 18-year-old were arrested Dec. 28 following a rash of vandalism in the previous evening in Gardner.
The vandalism included damage to Christmas decorations and mailboxes.
Six incidents of vandalism to Christmas decorations were …

Johnson County Libraries offer summer activities

Spring Hill Book Group
July 14, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Join the Spring Hill Library for its monthly discussion.  The group meets on the second Thursday of each month at the Spring Hill Library. Everyone is welcome. Discussion on …

Gardner First Baptist Church to host study

Gardner First Baptist Church is hosting a special study for parents of kids who want to do the best for their children.
The study will teach you how to bring out the best in your kids by doing what is …