February 8, 2016

Volunteers raise funds to save drive-in theater

Danedri Thompson dthompson@gardnernews.com Decisions made in Hollywood rarely have repercussions in Miami County, Kan. But after decades of movie-making magic on 35 millimeter film, Hollywood is going digital. The change could leave drive-in movie theaters in the dust. But that won’t be the fate of the Midway Drive-In in Paola, if Tamara Maichel, Osawatomie, has Continue Reading

Drive-in theater keeps memories alive

Corbin H. Crable chcrable@gardnernews.com It’s been called one of the best-kept secrets in the area, but on some busy Friday or Saturday nights, you wouldn’t know it by looking at the crowds. The Midway Drive-In Theatre is a member of an endangered species – it is only one of 12 drive-ins still in operation in Continue Reading