February 10, 2016

American Legion groups prepare to pay tribute to veterans on Memorial Day

  In Flanders Fields In Flanders Fields the poppies blow, Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky, The larks, still bravely singing, fly, Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the dead. Short days ago, We lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow, Loved and were loved and Continue Reading

Memorial Day breakfast set for May 28

The local chapter of the Sons of the American Legion will host their annual Memorial Day Breakfast on the holiday. The breakfast, which features eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, and ham, will run from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. on May 28 at American Legion Post 19, 215 Meadowbrook Circle in Gardner. Adult breakfast costs Continue Reading

Failure to buckle up a primary offense during ‘Click It or Ticket’

Mark Taylor submissions@gardnernews.com Gardner police stopped 66 vehicles during last week’s Memorial Day “Click It or Ticket” campaign aimed at primary seatbelt enforcement as mandated by a recent state law. The new law makes failure to wear a seatbelt a primary offense. That means police can stop motorists for no reason other than not wearing Continue Reading

Memorial Day Weekend Pictures Wanted

Do you have pictures of your Memorial Day weekend celebrations that you want to share? Please submit them at submissions@gardnernews.com

SH Memorial Day ceremony draws crowd

Corbin H. Crable chcrable@gardnernews.com Military aircraft roared overhead as area residents gathered in the Spring Hill Cemetery to pay tribute to fallen soldiers in a Memorial Day service on Monday. Spring Hill resident Dennis Sumner sat in a lawn chair flanked by family members and friends. Sumner, a lifelong resident, said he has attended the Continue Reading

Memorial Day — Thank You

From all of us at the Gardner News we want to say thank you to all those who proudly serve our Country and to those that have made the ultimate sacrifice. It is a wonderful thing to be an American. It is wonderful to fly our colors, to know we are protected and served by Continue Reading