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 By Dakota Kuhns    News    April 19, 2018 

Friends and Neighbors: Echo Kizzair

Born in Greeley, Colo., Echo Kizzair moved to Kimball at the age of four. She attended Kimball Public Schools until her eighth grade year, at which point she began working full-time and later became...

 

Letter to the Editor - Community impact is everyone's responsibility

Last week’s edition showed Beer and Loathing being handed the Community Impact Award by the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce. Heather and I would like to thank this community for that honor and for giving us a shot here in Kimball, making...

 
 By Dakota Kuhns    News    January 11, 2018

Awards presented at annual Chamber banquet

Dakota Kuhns/Western NEbraska Observer Another year, another Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce annual meeting in the books. The meeting began with Board President, Dawn Moeser, introducing...

 

Kimball welcomes new business

Shoup Locksmithing held their grand opening on Dec. 12 at the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce. On hand to welcome the new business were, from left, Kimball Ambassadors Angie Haun and Betty...

 

Mystery solved!

After last week’s story regarding the anonymous person(s) placing festive scarecrows in the downtown planters, the Observer received a call from the responsible party. Jo Caskey, Director of the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce called to...

 

Community-wide garage sales attract hundreds

The inaugural community-wide garage sales were a huge success according to organizers at the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce. Hundreds of visitors from neighboring communities and states came to Kimball to shop. Shoppers came from...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    July 13, 2017

Red collection boxes distributed to aid City of Bayard

Wolf Auto Center and the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce have partnered to raise money for the City of Bayard following the destruction caused by a tornado last month. Kimball citizens might see red collection boxes in local businesses for...

 
 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 Tom Southard    Sports    March 16, 2017

Jock Talk

Talk of the town, or of the state and maybe of the nation right now in college basketball is none other than our very own Mike Daum of Kimball. The Kimball High grad is really drawing the attention of all the so-called experts who are raving about...

 

New faces featured at annual Chamber meeting

The Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting, Jan. 9, 2017, featured an Italian buffet. Pastor Alan Foutz of the Kimball Presbyterian Church delivered the Invocation and President Josh...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    August 18, 2016

Chamber distributes more than $77K in Chamber bucks to be used locally

Are you short on cash and need an oil change, chiropractic adjustment, groceries, gasoline, flowers sent to your cousin out-of-town or a student subscription for your college student? Chamber Bucks may be the answer for you. According to...

 
 By Dawn Fossand    News    August 4, 2016

The Chamber focuses on promoting local businesses

What does a Chamber of Commerce do? Every chamber’s missions may vary, according to the online encyclopedia, Wikipedia, but they all tend to focus to some degree on five primary goals: building communities; promoting those communities; striving to...

 
 By Dawn Fossand    News    July 14, 2016

Friends and Neighbors: Drew Enevoldsen

Drew Enevoldsen has a face nearly as familiar in Kimball as it is in his hometown of Potter, unless he is in full make-up, that is. Currently the Assistant Vice President of the Potter State Bank,...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    July 7, 2016

And the rockets red glare

The fireworks display that nearly wasn't went off seemingly without a hitch on Monday, July 4, from Horseshoe Hill in Kimball. When the Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce ceased collecting...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 17, 2016

Randomly Tonia

Following graduation I had the opportunity to move to several cities in Colorado, Wyoming, Arizona, Minnesota and Nevada. These moves happened every few months, and in preparation I would call the local Chamber of Commerce to learn as much as possibl...

 

City considers cutting back

The Kimball Landfill has experienced more trouble from aging equipment according to a report given to the Kimball City Council by City Administrator Daniel Ortiz. Steve Pinkerton of Prestige Manufacturing began making repairs to the bailer that is...

 

2015 in review

Looking back at the events of 2015, it is safe to say the events in and around Kimball have been exciting. We will revisit an appearance from Miss Nebraska, hiring a new Chamber of Commerce directors and then another as well as an assistant for the...

 

Ribbon cutting held at Challenger

The Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors welcome Challenger Industries to Kimball. From left, Erica Allen, Patrick Brown, Mathew Stierman, Seth Barry, all with Challenger, join...

 

CHAMBER RIBBON CUTTINGS

The Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce recently held ribbon cuttings at Wind Break Bar and Grill and Inspection Oilfield Services....

 

Masonic Lodge holding coat drive for children

The James L. Eatmon Masonic Lodge 294 in Kimball is holding its annual 'Free Coats 4 Kids' drive. To drop off a coat for a child, visit the Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce, Jen's Barber...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    October 8, 2015

Sulu named state's top Spanish teacher

Kimball High School can boast another award-winning educator in Spanish teacher Patricia Sulú. Sulú was named the "Spanish Teacher of the Year" by the Nebraska Association of Teachers of Spanish...

 

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