“Climate and Energy Central” exhibit begins at High Plains Museum

The High Plains Museum is hosting the traveling exhibit “Climate and Energy Central” from the Kauffman Museum, which is brought to the museum by the Sherman County Community Foundation. This traveling exhibition features Kansas scientists who are working together to address the grand challenges of renewable energy and potential climate change. Their research is supported…

Big Kansas Road Trip ideas are forming

  Big Kansas Road Trip is coming to Sherman County May 2-5, 2019 An enthusiastic crowd of 50 composed of people from Cheyenne, Sherman and Wallace counties attended the first public meeting for the 2019 Big Kansas Road Trip (BKRT).  The meeting, held in Goodland Sept. 18, was designed to inform businesses, organizations and community…

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…