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 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 25, 2017 

Council approves funds for fireworks, upholds ten day display

Kimball City Council discussed a Keno grant request for the upcoming Kimball Fireworks Display. When the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce ceased collecting funds for the annual display, last year, local business owners took over, raising...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 25, 2017 

Friends and Neighbors: Tom Hewitt

A 1962 graduate looking for adventure and unsure what he wanted from life joined the United States Navy. Tom Hewitt found his adventure on the decks of a diesel submarine and learned some valuable...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    May 25, 2017 

Emergency management to go

The Mobile Emergency Command Center Region 21 rolled into town Tuesday May 16 to let the Kimball County Board of Commissioners tour the bus. Kimball just joined four other counties that this Mobile...

 

Bev Hisey

Beverly J. Hisey, 85, of Kimball, died at her home in Kimball on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 26, 2017 at the Trinity United Methodist Church in...

 

Pauline M. Birdsall

Pauline Marie Birdsall, 87, of Flower Mound, TX, went to be with the Lord while surrounded by family at her home on Sunday May 21, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May...

 

Michael D. Drake

Once long time Kimball resident, Michael DeLane Drake, born March 5, 1945 in Gladewater, Texas, died May 11, 2017 in Silver Spring, Maryland. He was preceded in death by his parents and 8 brothers...

 
 By Larry Nelson    News    May 25, 2017 

National Law Enforcement Memorial Week

National Law Enforcement Memorial Week brings serious thoughts to American citizens who remember the loss of those elected or charged to protect and serve. There are ceremonies all across the Country...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 25, 2017 

When all else was lost, a joyful heart remained

In October 1942, with American forces committed to the Allied cause in World War II, Johnny A. Biberos did what so many others had done, he joined the Army Air Force at just 17 years old. Johnny was...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 25, 2017 

In memory of our honored dead

In memory of those who gave the ultimate sacrifice protecting America’s freedoms, the members of VFW Post #2243 and the Kimball County Veteran’s Service Office invite all to join them for the 2017 Memorial Day service. The event begins at 10 a.m....

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    May 25, 2017 

Longhorn Golfers repeat District champions

The Kimball High boy's golf team notched another win in their undefeated season in defending their District title of a year ago in District play at the Cross Creek Golf Links Course in Cambridge. The...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    May 25, 2017 

Brady Kilgore State Track medal winner

After missing out by one place a year ago in his freshman year, Kimball’s Brady Kilgore made the most of his qualifying spot at this year’s District Track Meet by finishing 2nd in his favorite event, the 110 meter high hurdles, and then winning...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    May 25, 2017 

Commissioners hear a new county road request

County road maintenance is a long standing concern for Kristopher Nitz, a resident who lives on County Road 63. Nitz addressed the Kimball County Board of Commissioners at their May 16 meeting regarding the condition of the road. Nitz has lived on...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 25, 2017 

Kimball's Civic and Community Center Financing Fund grant extended another year

Kimball City Council has another year to decide how best to use the funds received through the Civic and Community Center Financing Fund. On Tuesday, May 16, Kimball City Council authorized Mayor Keith Prunty to sign an amendment to the contract...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    May 25, 2017 

Kimball Public Library offers more free 3D printer classes

Free 3D printer classes hosted at the Kimball Public Library for children this summer and adults this fall. The Flash Fordge Creator Pro Dual Color 3D printer got put to hard work this last fall when...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    May 18, 2017

District considers capital projects for summer completion

The Kimball High School will soon receive a facelift, in the form of new windows that will be installed in eight east and west classrooms this summer. Superintendent of Kimball Schools, Marshall Lewis, discussed the capital improvement project with...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 18, 2017

Kimball County has a new tool to Live Healthy

Kimball County residents are now able to get discount prescriptions, medical, vision and dental services through the Live Healthy: U.S. Counties Program. The program, offered through the National Association of Counties (NACo), is free to residents o...

 

Memorial Day Service announced

VFW Post #2243 and the Kimball County Veteran’s Service Office announce the 2017 Memorial Day service schedule. The event begins at 10 a.m. At the Kimball Cemetery with Greetings and Welcome followed by the Opening Prayer by Pastor Pettit. Bob and...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 18, 2017

Planetarium experience at KPL to prepare for safe eclipse viewing

The Kimball Public Library and the Friends of the Kimball Public Library, with funding from the Grace L. Olsen Memorial, are pleased to bring the Portable Planetarium to Kimball youth. “This is really neat and something that Grace would have approv...

 

Dale H. Dietz

Dale H. Dietz, 69, of Kimball, died at University Medical Center in Aurora, Colorado surrounded by his family on Thursday, May 11, 2017 after a heroic battle with leukemia. Memorial services will be...

 

Letter to the Editor

Wow, I went in to pay our city bill the other day, Mrs. Baker pulls up our account and looks across the counter at me and says there’s no balance due. “There’s no balance due?” “Nope it’s been paid, there is actually a credit of $26.” I...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    May 18, 2017

Longhorns qualify three for State Track

Kimball will be sending three athletes to the 2017 Nebraska State Track and Field Championships this weekend at Omaha Burke Stadium, and the honored trip consists of senior Jaden Withrow in the...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    May 18, 2017

Kimball Golf Team SPVA Conference Champions

The Kimball Boy's golf team captured the team title in winning the SPVA Conference championship in their latest conquest of an undefeated season to date. The Longhorns shot a solid round of 308 for...

 

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