Articles from the August 15, 2013 edition
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And the curtain falls; a look back at the faces of this year's fair
The Kimball-Banner County Fair is a time where the focus rests on the different showmanship events, the efforts of the 4-H and FFA kids, and, of course, the rodeo which fills residents with... Full story
Johnson family's store in Bushnell continues to draw visitors from across the U.S.
With Bushnell Day fast approaching on August 17, the attention of residents of Kimball County has started to fixate on the small village and the festivities that will abound. However, there are... Full story
High Point Welcome Center preparing for ribbon-cutting event on August 16 at 5:00 p.m.
The High Point Welcome Center has been overloaded with visitors in the first month of its existence, according to County Tourism Director Jo Caskey. "It's been relatively nonstop. After the end of the first four full weeks, we've had 942 visitors...
Kimball native Heeg named Observer Athlete of the Year
Henry Heeg, who will kick off his senior year at the Kimball Jr./Sr. High School this fall, has proven to be a vital component for the Kimball golf program this past year. Entering into the season... Full story
Observer editorial: Need character? Look no further than local FFA and 4-H members
The editorial staff of the Observer knows very little about showing animals. At least, that was the case before last week’s Kimball-Banner County Fair. After a crash course, a baptism by fire of sorts, both members of the editorial staff can...