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Superintendent, School Board Discuss Safety

More than 30 people packed into the two-hour Kimball School Board meeting on Monday, July 13, at the Kimball Jr/Sr High School. Five of the six board members were present with Lynn Vogel absent but on a phone connection, although unable to vote on...

 
 By The Observer    News    July 16, 2020

Road Closure, Detour Coming Soon To 3rd & Chestnut For Transit Building Waterline Work

Waterline installation for the new Kimball County Transit Service Building will cause a detour for drivers in the near future. A date for the work has not been set, but the City of Kimball Street Department wants all citizens of Kimball and...

 

Kimball Makes The List For Busy Buddies

What do you do when COVID-19 hits and your freshman year at college is cut short? Seth Varner and Austin Schneider decided to visit incorporated Nebraska towns and cities – all 531 of them. Seth...

 

Steven A. Kuhlman

Steven A. Kuhlman, 65, of Las Cruces, NM, died on June 18, 2020. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 18, 2020 at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Pastor Kenneth Mar...

 

Patricia O'Brien

A funeral mass for Patricia O'Brien will be held on Saturday, July 18th, at 10:30 am, at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Kimball.  A luncheon will be served at the Eagles immediately following the s...

 

Shirley Mae Bauman Castleberry

Shirley Mae Bauman Castleberry, devoted Wife, Mother, and Grandmother died on Friday, July 3, 2020 in her 88th year. She was a resident of Poplarville, MS.  Mrs. Castleberry was born July 22, 1931 in Grover, CO to John Harold Bauman and Bonnie Eva...

 

Merl L. Boyd

Merl L. Boyd, 71, died at his residence in the VA CLC, Cheyenne, Wyoming on June 20, 2020, with his family by his side. Merl was born in 1948 in Sugden, OK to Capt. Lee R. and Gladys (Smith) Boyd. He...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    July 16, 2020

Catching Up With The Guys At Vince's Scramble

What a Great weekend of watching some outstanding golf! I put in several hours following golfers involved in the 11th annual Vince's Corner ABCD Double Draw Scramble out at the Four Winds Golf... Full story

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    July 16, 2020

Payton Stays In The Swing

With the Nebraska fall sports still a huge question mark, Kimball High Junior Payton Wise at least got to see some competitive action on the golf course this past week by playing in the Nebraska...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    July 16, 2020

Big Mike Continues To Impress On ESPN

Our Kimball guy, Mike Daum, had two more good showings in The Basketball Tournament being played in Columbus, Ohio, that was shown on ESPN. You hopefully caught the story last week of him being named Player of the Game in their opening week over War...

 

Bale Fire Lasts Three Days Near Potter

Herb Stevens has been the Potter fire chief for 27 years, but he said, "This is one that you remember." He was talking about a huge bale fire south of Potter, just two miles from the Colorado state... Full story

 

1 New Case, All Others Recovered

On Monday, July 6, the Panhandle Public Health District announced 13 more cases of COVID-19 in the Panhandle of Nebraska. PPHD reported one case in Kimball County – a female in her 40s. The method of exposure was close contact. Kimball County has...

 

Man Gets 30-40 Years In Daughter Death Case

Alexander Romero appeared with his attorney Tuesday, July 7, in District Court for sentencing in a child abuse case in which his daughter died. In March, Romero was tried on intentional child abuse charges and it resulted in a hung jury. In May,...

 

More To It Than Meets The Eye

July 4th was a busy day for the Kimball Volunteer Department. Their day began at Gotte Park with fire truck rides and kids spraying fire hoses. Later in the day the firemen set up the fireworks on...

 

'Created By G' Enters The Business World

Lookout Bill Gates, here comes Giorgetta Varra! Giorgetta had her inaugural showing of her crafts, "Created by G" at the Potter CarBowl craft fair, and it couldn't have gone better. The Kimball...

 

Eva G. Kallhoff

Eva G. Kallhoff, age 95 of Sidney, NE. passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at home in Sidney. Funeral services were held at 10:30 A.M., Monday, July 6, 2020 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Sidney w...

 

Carol E. Fyfe Goranson

Carol E. Fyfe Goranson took her last earthly breath and was in the presence of her Lord and Savior on Friday, July 3rd, 2020 at Heritage Estates in Gering, NE. Although she had been "isolated" from...

 
 By Tom Southard    Sports    July 9, 2020

Prime Time Mike

A lot of golf to be played this weekend at the Kimball Four Winds Golf Course as a lot of golfers will tee it up in the Vince's Corner 2-day 4-person scramble. Saturday start time is 12 noon and... Full story

 

Drive-By Parade Brings Together Loved Ones A Bit During Pandemic

Kimball County Manor had a "Drive by Parade" for their residents on Friday, June 26. The manor encouraged people to decorate their cars and have signs for the residents. The parade was led by the... Full story

 

2 New Confirmed Cases In Kimball County

Kimball County is currently faring better than other area counties with COVID-19 cases, and this is good for the health of residents and the economy. One positive case was identified in Kimball County...

 
 By Jim Orr    News    July 2, 2020

Pandemic Or Not, Red Knights Bike Up To Deadwood

The Kimball area Red Knights were supposed to head to Deadwood, S.D., for the Red Knights International Western Rally, but due to the COVID-19 situation it was canceled. According to Mark Whetham,...

 

Alice A. Evertson

Alice A. Evertson, 77, of Kimball, died at her home in Kimball on Saturday, June 27, 2020. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 3, 2020, at the Evangelical Free Church in...

 

Mary L. Conger

Mary L. Conger, age 85, of Sidney, NE passed away in Kimball, April 25, 2020. Memorial Services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at the First United Methodist Church in Sidney with...

 

Carmen V. Perkins

Carmen V. Perkins, 84, of Kimball, died at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff on Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Honoring Carmen's wishes, cremation has been held and there will be no services. Frien...

 
 By Jim Orr    Sports    July 2, 2020

Lifetime Achiever

Here is the nomination column I wrote for Tom Southard to be considered for induction into the Nebraska Journalism Hall of Fame's Class of 2020, which will be named later this year. During the... Full story

 

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