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Veteran's Memorial dedication planned, flags to be unveiled

Kimball’s Veteran’s Memorial dedication will take place on Monday, August 27 at 5 p.m. in Gotte Park.

The dedication will include an opening prayer and speakers, including Kimball Mayor Keith Prunty, United State Air Force Lieutenant Colonel George L. “Ripper” Chapman, Commander of the 320th Missile Squadron stationed at Francis E. Warren Air Force Base in Cheyenne, Wyo., and a representative of ACE. ACE funds were used to build the memorial.

The flags will be raised on the poles for the first time during the dedication....