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Longhorn Building's Future Debated

A building in Kimball that has served many purposes over the past century is nearing a turning point. The former Longhorn Restaurant building has been accepted by the City of Kimball but has yet to change hands from the previous owners, the Perry family trust.

The matter was addressed during a meeting Monday, Dec. 10, with public and business owners in attendance, along with Matt Ashby, urban planner of Ayres Associates, as well as City Administrator Dan Dean, Special Projects Coordinator Amy Sapp and Kimball Mayor Keith Prunty.

Beginning with introductions, Ashby asked everyone in the room...