“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…

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…

Lt. Lyman Kidder

Kidder 150th commemorations begin June 2

Kidder Massacre 150th anniversary to be commemorated in two events Lt. Lyman Kidder, 10 enlisted men and a Lakota guide Red Bead left Fort Sedgwick, Colo., June 29, 1867, to take messages to Lt. Col. George Custer. They rode to disaster. The army never saw any of Kidder’s command alive again. They all died in…

ShCVB supports local tourism’s future

Building for the future The Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau (ShCVB) is a destination marketing organization. It promotes what makes Sherman County an interesting, fun and historic destination to visit and to live. This year ShCVB has started two programs. One will help provide for the future of the travel industry in general. One…