Giant van Gogh Painting shortly after sunrise

Film crew shoots footage of Giant van Gogh Painting

  Many people passing by Goodland’s Giant van Gogh Painting in early November 2018 saw a film crew shooting footage of it. The crew came from Evo Films, a Los Angeles-based creative content studio. A few weeks before the crew arrived, Evo Films Producer Josiah Bultema called the Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau office.…

A Kansas Woman Runs for Congress headline

Attacking the Glass Ceiling: The first woman to run for Congress

Mrs. Murphy considers an historic run for Congress Eva Morley Murphy of Goodland opened a letter addressed to her husband, prominent attorney E.F. Murphy. Mr. Murphy was out of town, so she decided to answer the letter herself. The consequences were historic. Answering the letter led directly to her candidacy for Congress for the Sixth…

“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…

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…