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Articles from the March 30, 2017 edition

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 News    March 30, 2017

New Dimension On The Rise!

The Kimball high school show choir, New Dimension, has had a very eventful and action packed spring! On Tuesday, March 21, New Dimension, along with the high school jazz band and various solo...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 30, 2017

Local firm approved as Deputy County Attorney

The Kimball County Commissioners approved a contract for a Deputy County Attorney at the March 21 Board of Commissioners meeting. The contract was given to the firm of Ellison, Kovarik & Turman, instead of just one attorney. It will be up to this...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 30, 2017

Energy audit highlights serious concerns

With the Kimball Event Center energy audit complete, the Kimball City Council heard a presentation by Bob Mead, Nebraska Municipal Power Pool, at the March 21 council meeting which highlighted several concerns. According to Mead, who was accompanied...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 30, 2017

District adopts school leadership standards

During the most recent Kimball Board of Education meeting the board updated the standards by which all school leaders are evaluated. Board members chose to evaluate administrators in the district by the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 30, 2017

Friends and Neighbors: CASA - Rose Bowcut

Services in Kimball are expanding for some of the community's "most vulnerable," according to Rose Bowcut – Executive Director Cheyenne County CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate). CASA, a...

 
 By Larry Nelson    News    March 30, 2017

Veterans History Project

The Veterans History Project of the Library of Congress collects, preserves, and makes accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from...

 
 Obituaries    March 30, 2017

Loyal R. Hornicek

Loyal R. Hornicek, age 88 of Chappell, NE went to rest with our heavenly father on March 23, 2017 at Miller Memorial Care Center in Chappell, NE. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M.,...

 
 Obituaries    March 30, 2017

Curtis E. Brown

Curtis E. Brown, 89, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, March 27, 2017 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kim...

 
 Obituaries    March 30, 2017

Leonard R. Kellner

Leonard R Kellner, age 87, passed away on March 21, 2017 in Vernal, Utah. Leonard was born on January 4, 1930 in Crookston, Nebraska to Hilda and Fredrich Kellner. Leonard married Patsy Kellner on...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    Opinion    March 30, 2017

Randomly Tonia

Once a man could travel hundreds, even thousands of miles, find a piece of land suitable (or not) to his needs, lay claim and call it his. Those days are long gone. But in the more recent past, a person (because by this time a woman could own land)...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    March 30, 2017

Longhorns captured 7 wins at Kimball Invitational

The Kimball High track team opened the outdoor season this past Saturday at their own Kimball Invitational and had seven wins on the day with four in the boy's division and three in the girl's...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    March 30, 2017

Rozelle sets meet records to lead Potter-Dix girls to second place finish

Two new meet records were established Saturday at the Kimball Invitational Track and Field meet and Potter-Dix senior Alexus Rozelle put her name on both of them. The talented young lady who has...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    March 30, 2017

Banner County scores well in weights and distance events

The Banner County High track team showed they have good potential in the distance events on the track along with the weight events in the girl's division, as this is where they scored most of their...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    March 30, 2017

Jock Talk

The outdoor track and field season got underway for our immediate area tracksters this past Saturday at the Kimball Invitational. Kimball Activities Director, Ken Smith, waved his magic Baton and gave athletes, fans and officials a wonderful day,...