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RESURRECTING THE OIL DERRICK: Kimball oil derrick has a new home

British author speaks at Kimball Public Library

Tim Slessor, author and BBC documentary filmmaker, visited the Kimball Public Library last Sunday. Slessor entertained his audience with a comedic take on the relationship between British and...

RESURRECTING THE OIL DERRICK: Kimball oil derrick has a new home

Those driving down the I-80 will no doubt have a new landmark in their line of vision near Kimball. Last Wednesday, the Kimball oil derrick was raised and placed on land out by the golf course. The...

Sam Glenn to speak Oct. 30 in Kimball

The Kimball High School senior civics class is bringing a special speaker to Kimball in the form of nationally renowned speaker Sam Glenn. Glenn is a well-known speaker, author and winner of multiple awards such as “Best Speaker of the Year.”...

Businesses owned, operated by women are thriving in Kimball

There are many differences between Kimball and other places. One of them is the way Kimball treats those looking to start a business. Where most places make it a hassle for a woman to start a...

Got junk? 'Upcycle' it by creating art or other objects

America Recycles is an event that cities and communities participate in country wide on or around Nov. 15. This initiative was set forth by Keep America Beautiful and the local Keep Kimball Beautiful ...

Horns hook Hershey, playoff hopes alive

The Kimball High Longhorns picked up their biggest win of the season Friday night at Hershey coming from behind to win 24-21 on an 8 yard sweep-left by senior running back Jonathon Withrow with 7...

Top rushers, then and now

John McConnell, left, who set a Kimball High career rushing record, was on hand Friday at Hershey to watch Jonathan Withrow add to his career rushing stats with his 30 carry and 193 yard effort in...

Wildcats roll to big win over Cody-Kilgore

HARRISBURG - Banner County closed out the home portion of its schedule in style. The Wildcats outscored visiting Cody-Kilgore 41-18 in the second half as they rolled to a 60-24 victory on Friday...

Potter-Dix throttles South Platte, 56-12

Potter-Dix rolled to a big 56-12 road win last Friday at South Platte. The Coyotes scored all of their 56 points in the first half to improved to 4-3 overall and 3-1 in district play. “We played really well and got a lead early and then played...

Muneio qualifies for state

Ryan Muneio will be Kimball High's lone state qualifier after finishing 9th at the D-6 District Cross Country meet held at Grant this past Thursday. The top three teams and top 15 individuals in both ...

Geraldine Brown

Geraldine Brown, 92, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at the Cantrell Funeral Home in Kimball with Pastor Alan Foutz officiating. Burial was held in...

 
 
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