GCHS asks you to commit to safe driving

GCHS asks you to commit to safe driving

October 21, 2014  
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Celebrate My Drive® powered by State Farm® encourages safe driving with a chance to win big Garden City, Oct 15, 2014— Garden City High School staff and students are committed to keeping teens safe on the road. They are asking everyone 14 and older to go to www.celebratemydrive.com once a day, every... Read more »

Mary Lynn Buchele named National Merit Scholar Commended Student

Mary Lynn Buchele named National Merit Scholar Commended Student

October 21, 2014 • Claire Schmidt  
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Around this time of year all juniors in high school are encouraged to register for the PSAT/NMSQT otherwise known as the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test. Those juniors, now seniors, who took the test last year got their results a month or so after the taking... Read more »

Zach George marches on

Zach George marches on

October 21, 2014 • Justin Sabata  
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Heroic acts can be seen almost everywhere. Such examples could be a gimpy running back playing through a dislocated shoulder, or a firefighter rescuing an unconscious individual from a building. These are, of course, the most extreme examples, ones that are undoubtedly incomparable. Yet, even the most... Read more »

Jack Spellman elected JAG-Kansas Career Association State President

Jack Spellman elected JAG-Kansas Career Association State President

October 21, 2014 • Kaylee Kipp  
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Recently, Garden City High School student Jack Spellman has been elected by JAG representatives from all over the state to serve as the president of JAG, or Jobs for America’s Graduates, for the entire state of Kansas. The JAG website defines the program as “a state-based national non-profit organization... Read more »

Swedish exchange student Sofia Mattsson excels in America

Swedish exchange student Sofia Mattsson excels in America

October 21, 2014 • Claire Schmidt  
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Growing up In the U.S. most Americans never think twice about the way they live their lives. But for Sofia Mattson, a foreign exchange student from Sweden, American life has always fascinated her. “I’ve always been interested by America,” Mattson said. “My aunt went to Lakin when she was younger... Read more »

Student Council hosts KSHSAA Regional Conference

October 6, 2014 • Claire Schmidt  
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Homecoming week is typically one of the busiest weeks of the year for Student Council. This year, on top of planning all of this weeks festivities, the organization played host to a KSHAA Regional Student Council Conference. “We’ve been preparing for the conference for about the last month,” Student... Read more »

Homecoming descends on GCHS

Homecoming descends on GCHS

October 6, 2014 • Austin Greathouse  
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The Homecoming season is upon us. One of the oldest traditions a high school has, Fall Homecoming is and always will be the event of the season, whether or not it always appears so. The week began with a lackluster of support. The halls were merely speckled with bright fluorescent colors, rather than... Read more »