Western Nebraska Observer - Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

 

Fossil Found

Just past mile marker eighteen on the bypass Shane Tucker, Highway Salvage Paleontologist with the University of Nebraska State Museum Lincoln, has unearthed a six to eight million-year-old tortoise...

Camp Grace holds carnival at Welchel farm in Banner County

Over the weekend Camp Grace held their annual carnival fundraiser, which was attended by many members of the community. Camp Grace is a non-profit farm therapy camp. One of the only of it's kind in...

Snyder reaps the benefits of hard work

Madie Snyder, Dead Eye Shooters 4-H Club member, attended shooting competitions this summer and returned with several medals. Madie Snyder is a junior in high school. While she participate in several ...

Walker continues her medal streak

Kimball High senior Jaycie Walker picked up 2 more medals to keep her streak alive at 4 as she captured 2nd place at the Kimball Invitational Golf Tournament finishing 1 stroke out of first with her ...

Horns Fall to Southern Valley

The Kimball High Longhorn Football Team suffered their first loss of the season Friday night at Keith Staehr Field losing to Southern Valley 20-17 just when it looked like they had a win locked up....

Kimball downs Bridgeport in four sets

The Lady Longhorn Volleyball Team opened the season at Bridgeport this past Thursday evening and brought home a marathon four set victory. Set scores saw Kimball prevail 25-15, 30-32, 32-30, 25-14....

Kenneth Leroy Newman

Kenneth Leroy Newman, 71, a former resident of Pine Bluff, WY, Kimball and Dix, NE passed away on Friday, September 5, 2014 in Mesquite, NV, where he and his wife have lived for the past two years....

Virgil W. Cooper

Virgil (Boze) W. Cooper, 91, of Banner County, died at his home in Banner County on Monday, September 8, 2014. Graveside memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 15, 2014 at...