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Where are they now: David Lockwood

Where are they now: David Lockwood

Finance was an aspiration of David Lockwood's since 7th grade, now the Kimball High School graduate is living his dream. After graduation, Lockwood attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where...

Ortiz accepts position in Iowa

According to the The Daily Freeman-Journal of Webster City, Iowa, Kimball City Administrator Daniel Ortiz has accepted the position of city manager in that city. Since as early as February 2015 Kimball City Administrator Daniel Ortiz has been on...

KHS urges community to 'Get your glow on!'

The Seniors of Kimball High School (KHS) are putting together a Glow Run to raise money for the theater, and Friends of the Goodhand. Part of KHS teacher Jeri Ferguson’s curriculum is having the kids be more involved with the community. “They...

Debate heats up over Fitness Center's future

Discussion continues regarding the fate of the Event Center and the Fitness Center as the Kimball City Council struggles to balance a budget with a 40 percent decrease in sales tax. Efforts to balance the budget include council’s consideration...

Jock Talk

A touch of Fall is in the air, but this might be the very best time of the year to play golf in Western Nebraska as well. Lots of golf happenings to still report on, and in fact, the Kimball High girl’s golf team, all two of them, tee off this...

Rants, raves and reality

I need the sun, it’s like I’m a sunflower or something, I need the sun for its dose of Vitamin D and to keep from getting seasonal affective disorder. So I do, truly, love summer but I am seriously RAVING about the recent trend towards cooler...

Donald J. "Doc" Gerner

Donald J. "Doc" Gerner passed away August 21, 2016 at Spring Winds Assisted Living of Laramie, Wyoming in the company of his family. He is survived by his wife, Mary Della Gerner, his daughter, Cindy ...

Marjorie (Margie) Evans

Marjorie (Margie) Evans, 82, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Monday, August 22, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at the First English...

Elwin S. Roberds

Elwin S. Roberds, 75, of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Monday, August 22, 2016. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at the Cantrell Funeral Home...

Dana L. Oehlertz

Dana Oehlertz, 60, of Lincoln, died in Norfolk, NE on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. Services will be held at Indian Hills Community Church in Lincoln, NE. Dana Lucile Oehlertz was born at Fort Hood,...

 
 
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