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

County Taxes Nearly Level

The Kimball County Commissioners conducted a public hearing to receive comment on the proposed Kimball County Budget and a public hearing for setting the Final Property Tax Request.

By a 3-0 vote, the commissioners approved the tax request for $3,144,871 at their regular Tuesday meeting. The current levy is 0.449691 while the 2019-20 levy was 0.445032.

In regular business, the commissioners received updates on the roads, transit and visitors center.

Ron Carr and Kyle Leonard from Pilgrim Media approached the county board to receive authorization to host a reality racing show in Kimball County,...