Articles from the June 14, 2018 edition

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 By Dakota Kuhns    News    June 14, 2018

Hundreds enjoyed the 10th Annual Ranch Rodeo

Buckles, boots and spurs filled the Kimball Banner County Fairgrounds arena Saturday evening as cowboys and cowgirls gathered to compete in the 10th Annual Kimball Ranch Rodeo. Organizers kicked off...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    June 14, 2018

School Foundation grants local students a Challenge Day

Challenge Day is coming to Kimball. Imagine a school where everyone feels safe, loved and celebrated. Imagine enemies finding common ground and making peace; friends healing past hurts and making...

 
 By Tonia Copeland    News    June 14, 2018

Prairie Dogs wreak havoc on pasture land

What caused more than $60,000 in losses since July 1, 2017 throughout Kimball County? USDA Wildlife Specialist, Matt Anderson reported at the June 5 meeting of the Kimball Board of Commissioners that vermin did. Anderson presented a 2017/18 summary...

 

Pave the trail fundraiser kick-off

The Kimball Community Trail sponsored by the Kimball Area Foundation Fund is well into Phase 1 of the project. There are three planning phases to the trail project: Phase 1 is the portion of the...

 
 By Dave Haack    News    June 14, 2018

Remote control car track nears completion

City of Kimball Remote Control Car Park, the remote control (R.C.) car park for Kimball was originated with the thought in mind to have an outdoor facility for entertainment or a fun activity for...

 

Dr. James "Jim" Plate

Dr. James "Jim" Plate, 69, of Ogallala passed away Monday June 11, 2018 at his home in Ogallala. Jim was born on June 6, 1949 in Ord to Willis and Rhoda (Miller) Plate. Jim received his early...

 

Letter to the Editor - Walking Trail

Anyone with a computer or a smart phone can google “dog parks” and explore the pros and cons. You can ask the opinions of veterinarians such as myself, dog psychologists, and other animal care experts as to the advantages and disadvantages of...

 

Local runners carry a torch

The Cornhusker State Games Torch Run passed through Kimball on Friday, June 8. Runners gathered at 1 p.m. in front of the Kimball County Courthouse. Kimball High School Cross Country and Track team...

 
 By Robert Jenner    News    June 14, 2018

Available benefits for veterans and families

Vets, do you know the death benefits available to you? The death of a family member is always a difficult time. We would like to be sure you are aware of the benefits available to you when a veteran passes. Funeral benefits available from the VA is...

 

9-Ball pool team qualfies for World Championship

"The Rejects" from Good Times Bar & Grill in Kimball will advance to the American Poolplayers Association (APA) World Pool Championships in Las Vegas after winning the Western Nebraska APA 9-Ball...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    June 14, 2018

Jock Talk

One of the bigger event weekends of the golf season has arrived with the annual Father’s Day Classic 3-person scramble to be held this weekend at the Four Winds Golf Course. This is your last chance to sign up your team for play this Saturday and...

 

Local volunteers improve neighbors sidewalk

Building on the tradition of excellence, local Rotarians, Lions and other volunteers gathered together last week to replace a sidewalk for an elderly Kimball couple. The project took two days to...

 

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