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Heeg opens golf season with win at Bayard

New phone scam targeting elderly residents

A new phone scam that has spread throughout the state of Nebraska and has caused some elderly residents to give up over $10,000 to scam artists has recently surfaced in Kimball. The scam, which revolves around Walgreens Green Dot MoneyPak cards,... Full story

Kimball County tests new security measures

The Kimball County Courthouse held a training exercise for a new security measure Monday, April 14, in hopes of informing employees of how to calmly...

Kimball FFA students compete at state

Kimball High School students went to the FFA State Competition just this past weekend. They received the usual school send off, the tunnel walk. They walked through two lanes of their peers and were... Full story

Heeg opens golf season with win at Bayard

Kimball's Henry Heeg opened his senior golf season with an individual win at the Bayard Tournament shooting a 77 to finish one stroke better than Bayard's Trae Blanco and three strokes better than... Full story

Kimball High track team wins out at Creek Valley Invite

The Kimball High Track Team brought home top team honors at last Friday's Tri State Track Meet held in Chappell. The Lady Longhorns won the female division with 149.5 points, well ahead of runnerup...

Sharon S. Minch

Sharon S. Minch, 67, of Scottsbluff, died at Regional West Medical Center in Scottsbluff on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the Kimball Cemetery. In lieu of flowers the family... Full story

Randy J. Logan

Randy J. Logan, 67, of Pine Bluffs, Wyoming, died in Bushnell on Wednesday, April 9, 2014. Cremation has been held and memorial services and inurnment will be held at a later date. Memorials have been established to the Pine Bluffs Senior Center.... Full story