Historical society to hold fundraising events

You can help restore the United Telephone Building and maintain the Ennis-Handy House by donating to Sherman County Historical Society. In order to gather funds, the Society is holding three fundraisers this fall. Historical Society Garden Party Sept. 13 The Historical Society will host a Garden Party Thursday, Sept. 13. The event begins at 6…

The Giant van Gogh Painting

Giant van Gogh painting towers over Goodland Goodland’s 80-foot tall painting on an easel, “Three Sunflowers in a Vase”, is part of the van Gogh Project, a series of Big Easel paintings based on Vincent van Gogh‘s seven sunflower paintings. Van Gogh originally painted them in Arles, France, between 1888-1889. The project’s original intent was…

Imagination Playground returns to High Plains Museum

Imagination Playground is back at the High Plains Museum! The exhibit “Creating Spaces, Making Places”, which features the playground, will be on display at the museum until March 31. “Creating Spaces, Making Places” explores Goodland’s architectural history. Learn about sod houses, grain elevators, and buildings in Goodland on the National Register of Historic Places. Imagination…

Telephone building accepted to Kansas historic register

Telephone Building named to historic registers

Goodland’s United Telephone Building has been accepted to the Kansas historic register and the National Register of Historic Places. United Telephone Building named to Kansas historic register At their Aug. 12, 2017, meeting, the Kansas Historic Sites Board of Review placed Goodland’s United Telephone Building, 1003 Main, on the Register of Historic Kansas Places. The…