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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...

 

Design chosen for underpass facelift

A facelift design for the underpass has been chosen. The Kimball city council voted for the first concept and the least expensive one at its Sept. 15 meeting. Three concepts were initially presented,...

 

GRAND OPENING RIBBON CUTTING

The Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening ribbon cutting last week at The Smokehouse restaurant, located at 209 S. Chestnut in Kimball. Pictured, from left, are chamber...

 

Applicants sought for Farmer's Day queen

Applications for the 2015 Farmer’s Day Queen Contest are available at the Kimball-Banner Chamber Office, Kimball High School, Banner County School and the Potter-Dix School. Applicants must be between 16-19 years of age as of Jan. 1, 2015, must be...

 

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE RIBBON CUTTINGS

The Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce held ribbon cuttings last week for the one-year anniversary of Beer & Loathing and the grand opening of Monkey Ranch Buffalo Tours...

 
 By John Verser    News    August 6, 2015

Fox tours high points to raise funds, awareness to fight Parkinson's disease

As Sam Fox criss-crossed the dirt roads leading to the Nebraska High Point, the 28-year old Rhode Island native said it looked like one giant party was ahead. It was. More than 40 people turned out to...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    July 30, 2015

Kimball council approves improvement requests

The Kimball City Council approved three Main Street Design and Improvement grant requests at its regularly scheduled meeting July 21. The first of the three requests came from the Kimball State Bank for landscaping improvements at 205 S. Locust...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    June 25, 2015

City continues push on property clean up

The City of Kimball and the Kimball City Council have been making an attempt once again to clean up properties in town. Letters were recently sent to residents regarding junk or abandoned vehicles, nuisance properties, excessive junk and properties...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    May 7, 2015

Caskey takes over at Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce

Jo Caskey was recently hired as the new executive director of the Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce. "Jo will be expanding her role of promoting our community through tourism, and she is...

 

Cleanup set for Saturday

The 2015 community cleanup, sponsored by Keep Kimball Beautiful, will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 11, at the Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce. Tasks will be assigned for areas of litter collection at that time and there will be a...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    April 2, 2015

KKB seeks volunteers for cleanup

Calling all volunteers. Keep Kimball Beautiful is sponsoring a litter pickup day April 11 to coincide with the Great American Cleanup campaign. Local efforts will kick off from the Kimball-Banner County Chamber of Commerce at 8 a.m. and is expected...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 19, 2015

Friends and Neighbors: Baliman plays the role of 'cheerleader' for the town that almost spells her name

Kim Baliman is called Kimball's biggest cheerleader by many, and it is one of the names she proudly wears. "That's a big honor, so I will take it," Baliman said. "I don't know why I have such passion...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    March 12, 2015

City council approves funding for chamber of commerce

The City of Kimball approved funding for the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce and a KENO grant for the Kimball Lions Club at the regularly scheduled city council meeting on March 3. The city council voted to approve $450 each month to the...

 
 By John Verser    News    March 5, 2015

Chamber to focus on membership in 2015

The Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce will focus more on its membership in 2015. “One of my main things that I want to focus on is the membership, and how the board and how the director can provide you with more value to your...

 

Binod hopes to help members as new chamber director

After two years, the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce has hired a new chamber director. Larissa Binod is the newly hired chamber director, and will be in the chamber office from 10 a.m. to 2...

 

Happy retirement, Betty!

Betty Elliott, right, stands next to her husband, Rich, last Wednesday as she was honored during her retirement open house. Elliott retired from the Kimball/Banner County Chamber of Commerce, where...

 
 By John Verser    News    December 25, 2014

Christmas Special: A half century donning the suit

Portraying Santa Claus has been a longtime tradition for Richard "Rich" Elliott of Kimball. The 79-year old began his time as Santa in the mid-1960s and has portrayed him ever since. This year, he...

 

Christmas Special: Many local businesses decorate for Christmas

Kimball is a town that really enjoys doing things well in the Christmas cheer arena. The hard work begins with the Kimball Banner County Chamber of Commerce, which promotes shopping locally plus...

 

Council hears update on event center roof, awards Keno funds

The Kimball city council received an update on the event center roof at its Nov. 18 meeting. After the meeting was called to order the current business included Keno grant applications from both the chamber of commerce as well as Shop with a Cop....

 

Congressman Adrian Smith meets with local residents

Congressman Adrian Smith stopped by the Kimball/Banner County Chamber of Commerce Tuesday, January 21, to update local residents on the issues being discussed in Washington. Among the issues...

 

2013 Year in Review: July through December

July Kimball-Banner Chamber of Commerce Director, Jeanette Rabender, resigned. When asked why she said the reasons were personal. The resignation does come at a time when Kimball is at a critical...

 

Chamber of Commerce examining the best way forward in 2014

Since the resignation of Jeanette Rabender from the post of Executive Director of the Kimball/Banner County Chamber of Commerce earlier this year, many have wondered what will become of the chamber...

 
 By Jacob Misener    News    July 4, 2013

Underpass project remains in limbo

Don’t expect the storied underpass in Kimball to be renovated any time soon. According to officials from the City of Kimball, the project, which has been an ongoing debate for over a decade, is... Full story

 

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