Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Old businesses and new businesses, council hears from both

The old Arabian Motel got a new lease on life as an extended stay complex named Red Door Rentals, complete with an in-house coffee house, The Daily Grind.

At the Oct. 16 Kimball City Council meeting the building’s owner, Terri Dyer, sought, and was granted, $3,873.50 in facade improvement funds to complete the signage, awning, outdoor lighting and windows. These funds will also go towards a drive-thru window for the coffee house.

The amount requested totals half the amount needed to complete the desired work and is available through the Kimball Business Facade Improvement Grant, funded by LB84...