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Schiefelbein awarded OSU scholarship

A Stearns County student recently was honored by the -Oklahoma State University Ferguson College of Agriculture with an academic scholarship for the 2021-2022 academic year. The scholarships are part of the more than $1.8 million that students will receive from the college and its academic departments. “Our students have a diverse set of backgrounds, experiences…

Kimball Area High School Graduation open houses

Saturday, May 22 1 p.m., Bailey Joseph, daughter of Doug and Jarae Joseph, at their home (16293 Cty. Rd. 48, Kimball). (K) 1 p.m., Logan Silbernagel, son of David and Lisa Silbernagel, at the Josephs’ home (16293 Cty. Rd. 48, Kimball). (K) Friday, May 28 4-8 p.m., Natalee Kunkel, daughter of David and Tanya Kunkel,…

KAHS theater performing ‘The Sound of Music’

The Kimball Theater Department is excited to perform our third school musical, “The Sound of Music.” Performances are at 7 p.m. Friday, May 14; 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, May 15; and 12-noon Sunday, May 16. Tickets are being sold through the high school office at (320) 398-7700 and are limited and sold in…

Kimball Area High School Awards Ceremony

By Erin Donnay The Kimball Senior Scholarship Organization held their annual Dessert Dash and Awards Ceremony Wednesday, May 5, in the Kimball Area High School cafetorium. For the Dessert Dash, scholarship recipients brought a dessert to be chosen by a table winning the highest auction bid. The Dessert Dash auction raised more than $2,100 which…

For a good cause …
Fourth-grade teacher Jake Gagne holds the pig for principal Mr. Timmerman to kiss, but he gets the kiss instead. “You kissed the wrong pig!” someone yelled. It was all in good fun, and much to the delight of KES students who earned this reward for far exceeding their food shelf collection goals. The top classrooms,…
Kimball ISD #739 (Taher Inc.) to honor School Lunch Heroes serving healthy meals

Celebrating School Lunch Hero Day Thursday, May 6, 2021 By Sherry Hanson, Food Service Director Kimball Area Public Schools, Taher, Inc. Between preparing healthy food, adhering to strict nutrition standards, navigating student food allergies, and offering service with a smile, Kimball ISD #739 nutrition professionals have a lot on their plate. To celebrate their hard…

Kimball FFA Food Science team wins State Competition

By Jennifer Schiefelbein, Advisor Kimball FFA Food Science team won the State Competition at the virtual competition last week. The team consisted of (from left) Charlie Meyer, Jackie Massmann, Riley Spoden, and Matthew Loch. The team formulated a breakfast bar and presented their unique idea to the judges. For the competition the team is given…

KAHS Student Government donates to Pennies for Patients

By Melissa Winter, ELA Teacher During the month of March, Student Government successfully completed the Pennies for Patients fundraiser for Kimball Area High School. They were able to raise a grand total of $4,246.90. Pennies for Patients is used to help fund the LLS. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society® (LLS) is a global leader in…

Kimball Vex IQ has strong showing at State Championships

By Celest Stang, Kimball Community Ed The Kimball Vex IQ Robotics program had a strong showing at the 2021 Vex IQ Robotics State Championships Saturday, April 10, in the Kimball Area High School Wirth Gym. The Cubs sent six of their own teams to the 23-team event. “All six of our Kimball teams were faced…

KES food drive a success

The Kimball Elementary School Student Government team collected more than 2,058 pounds of food. That’s 2,008 items for the food shelf. Items were collected at the school, and then delivered (with the help of several teachers, especially fourth-grade teacher Melissa Herrington) to the Kimball Food Shelf located at St. Anne’s Church next to the school.

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