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 By Mike Motz    Sports    September 2, 2021

Potter-Dix Back On Track, Beats Wallace 47-22 In Opener

Potter-Dix’s Coyote football team had an historic run last season, going 9-and-0 in the regular season before finally being knocked-off by Cody-Kilgore in the playoffs. The team members made a commitment to each other to come back better and...



The fall sports season opened Tuesday for Kimball High School athletics when Payton Wise, left, and the Longhorns girls golf team hit the course in Sidney. Next up on Thursday, the golfers travel to...

 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 19, 2021

Fall Sports Arrive Next Week For Longhorns

The Kimball Longhorns 2021 fall sports seasons gets underway next Tuesday, Aug. 24, when medal winning Payton Wise and the Kimball girls golf team tee off at Sidney in their first competition since... Full story


The Association Concludes Regular Season Golf Play

Regular league play for the 2021 Kimball Women’s Golf Association has concluded with weeks 9,10, and 11 in the books. Shellon Anderson shot low gross with a 45, and Kathy Robinson and Alene Schilz tied for low net, with each registering a 34 for...


Scorecard Playoff Settles Classic

Teams from Sidney and Kimball took top honors at the 30th Annual Kimball Hospital Foundation Golf Classic at Four Winds Golf Course on Saturday. An impressive 16-under-par 56 earned the Shelter... Full story



James Schnell, who was instrumental in starting Kimball's youth wrestling program, recently was inducted into the Nebraska USA Wrestling Circle of Honor for his contribution to the sport as a coach,...

 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 5, 2021


Longhorns football coach Ben Aarestad and his players, shown here during practice last year, will strive to show more progress after the 2020 rebuilding campaign that unfolded during the pandemic.... Full story

 By Jim Orr    Sports    August 5, 2021

Here Comes Another Classic

One of the bigger golf tournaments of the season goes down this Saturday at Four Winds Golf Course. The Kimball Hospital Foundation Golf Classic is back with its 30th annual edition. A record field...


Let There Be Light At Gotte

The Oregon Trail Community Foundation has presented the City of Kimball with a $1,500 grant for the purchase and installation of lighting for the recently upgraded pickleball and basketball courts at Gotte Park. It can be said that the grant, well,...



After two years in Orbradoiro, Spain, Kimball's Mike Daum signed a contract with Bertram Dethona in Lega Basket Series A. Tortona, in the northern part of Italy, will be home for the 25-year-old...


Heeg Warms Up For Longhorns Golf In Summer League

Just a few more weeks left of the Kimball Women’s Golf Association league play before the final events, including Battle of the Sexes, the Horserace and Solheim Cup. For Week 7 of league play, high school golfer Katie Heeg took low gross with a...


Cody Rides Into Finals

Kimball's fine miniature bull rider, Cody Brinkman, has already qualified for the finals at his level in Mesquite, Texas, in October. Cody has been busy this summer competing in events and learning...



Jim Mitchell, right, of Cheyenne shot a hole-in-one July 5 on number 17 at Four Winds Golf Course. He used a 9 iron on the 142-yard hole. Tom Rooney, left, and Keith Staehr witnessed the special... Full story


36 Teams, 144 Golfers

Prizes, games, food and lots of golf were on the agenda at the annual Vince's Corner ABCD Double Draw Scramble on July 10 and 11. Four Winds Golf Course hosted the 144 players who composed the 36... Full story


Longhorn Trap Team Competes At State

The first-year Kimball Longhorn trap team competed in the State Trap Shoot – a virtual meet from June 11-20. North Bend Central won the meet and Kimball came in second. Only these two schools...


Weeks 5, 6 In The Books For The Association

The low gross was crowded for Week Five of the Kimball Women’s Golf Association league play as three individuals tied each with a 49, including Sally Plover, Phyllis Greenwood and Daria Faden. Plover captured low net with a 32. Plover, along with...

 By Jim Orr    Sports    July 7, 2021

Dead Eyes 18th At Rushmore National

When the going gets hot, Kimball's Dead Eye Shooters get going. Dead Eye Shooters 4-H Club members weathered a heatwave at the Rushmore National Invitational last weekend to turn in some of their... Full story



Devani Frerichs plays second base and Liliana Solis the outfield for the 10U softball team during Kimball Baseball/Softball play this summer. The regular season has ended for the rec program. The 10U...


Payton Wise In Fine Form

Week three for the Women’s Golf Association brought Payton Wise to the league as a substitute, and she shot the low gross of 41 on the front nine. Wise, the Kimball Longhors golf star, will be aiming to return to State with her teammates when the...



6/30/21 6:00 U10 Softball – Kimball Northeast 6:30 Babes – Gering Legion Field 7:30 U10 Softball – Kimball Northeast 7/1/21 6:00 Majors – Gering #3 6:30 Babes – Kimball Legion Field 7/5/21...



6/24/21 5:30 Co Pitch Baseball Blue v. Red – SE 6:00 Majors – Gering #4 6:30 Babes – Mitchell 7:30 U13 – Gering #1 6/25/21 5:30 Co Pitch Baseball Blue v. Green – SE 5:30 Co Pitch Softball... Full story


'Best Weekend Of The Year'

Greg Robinson's team not only won the Father's Day tournament at Four Winds Golf Course, but according to Greg, it is the "best weekend of the year when I get to play with the boys." The Championship...


It's All Nora In Week 1 For Women

Nora Robinson grabbed all the lows during Week 1 of the Kimball Women’s Golf Association League play. She had low gross with a 46, low net with a 30, and even had low putts with only 16 total. Shellon Anderson also had just 16 putts, which tied...


The Young Guns

The inaugural season of the Kimball Longhorn Trap team is in the books. The team participated in the state trap shoot on Sunday, with each individual member shooting 100 clay pigeons. Results for the... Full story


Cowboys Visit To Compete In Ranch Rodeo

Cowboys from Mitchell, Bridgeport, Torrington, Hyannis and Akron, Colo., converged on Kimball for the Ranch Rodeo on Saturday, June 12. The evening started with bronc riding: Winners were Ty Fenster...


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