Donna with Meredith Corporation Project Editor

Sherman County CVB meets major publishing company staff at media event

Sherman County CVB meets with major publication corporation Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau was one of 11 communities across Kansas represented at the Kansas Media Event at Meredith Corporation’s headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa, April 11-12. Sherman County CVB was also represented as a member of Kansas I-70 Association. Kansas Tourism sponsored the event. Spending…

Riding the Tilt-A-Whirl

Saddle up for a historic Independence Day weekend

Turn back the hands of time during a long Independence Day weekend in Sherman County. The weekend features reenactments of historic Sherman County events and the traditional fireworks show. Lt. Lyman Kidder, his guide Red Bead and 10 soldiers all died in battle with Native Americans in July 1867. Cattle and cowboys from Texas trod…

grant application check

Sherman Co. Convention & Visitors Bureau accepts grant applications

Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau is accepting applications for its 2017 Marketing Grants. Last year’s grants were awarded to Sherman County Speedway and Topside Tip-Off. Sherman County event organizers may apply for a marketing grant up to $500. The grant committee will give priority to multi-day events to encourage overnight stays within the county. The…

Sherman Co. Convention & Visitors Bureau brings home awards

    Two more trophies now adorn Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau’s trophy case. The office staff brought home two awards from Kansas Tourism Conference, which was held in Olathe Oct. 17-19. Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau Director Donna Price wins initial Leilani Thomas “SPIRIT” Award Executive Director Donna Price won the Leilani…

Dani Mangus and Donna Price

Mangus receives first Tourism Scholarship

Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau awarded its first Tourism Scholarship to 2016 Goodland Junior-Senior High graduate Dani Mangus of Kanorado. Mangus intends to major in agribusiness at Kansas State University. Several quality students applied and the bureau’s Scholarship Committee chose Mangus. Mangus follows all her brothers to K-State. The bureau established the scholarship to…

Land and Sky Scenic Byway designation letterhead

State designates Land and Sky Scenic Byway

  The entire text of Kansas Department of Transportation’s press release appears below. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 6, 2016 Land and Sky Scenic Byway officially designated in Northwest Kansas The Kansas Byways Program will soon grow by one with the addition of the newly designated Land and Sky Scenic Byway in Northwest Kansas. Land and…