The 2012 Community Guide is your resource for information on Finney County and other southwest Kansas communities.
Southwest Kansas agriculture has had a tumultuous year.
Small businesses are the heart and soul of most southwest Kansas communities. Local business and economic groups are available to help your business grow to its potential.
Look for information on signing up for utilities, regulations for keeping animals, and profiles on organizations and churches in the area. You'll also find out about the latest efforts in expanding transportation options.
Local arts and artists are featured this year. Perhaps a visit to the ArtsCenter on Main should be part of your summer plans.
Learn how schools are coping with tighter budgets, get an update on Garden City USD 457's upgrades and construction, and find something that catches your interest with Garden City Community College's personal enrichment classes.
Also find information about each school in Garden City and Holcomb districts, summer enrichment opportunities for students, Garden City Community College departments and private schools in Garden City.
Check out what events are coming up over the next year and what arts and entertainment options are available year-round.
Learn how to get involved in your local government and how to contact your elected officials.
Find out what's new in the industry, as well as profiles on health care facilities, hospice, and nursing homes in Finney County.
Find out what the area has to offer for golf courses, parks, pools, fitness centers and more.