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Getting To Know Kimball's Airport Authority Board

The unsung heroes of small-town America are the volunteers who sit on boards, committees, and commissions; they help run the town and make it a great place to live, work and play.

Unbeknownst to many residents of Kimball are many volunteers that give their time to run these boards.

One such volunteer board is the five-member Airport Authority Board which meets on the third Monday of every month. Ryan McElroy is the chairman, and he has served four years of his six-year term. Unlike most boards, the Airport Authority Board is voted on by the residents.

According to McElroy, their duties include...