Friday Update, Oct. 15, 2021

By Mark Messman Superintendent, EV-W District #463 I’m hopeful my update finds you doing well, maintaining good health, and enjoying some fall festivities. I’d like to take a moment to provide some timely updates and make you aware of our desperate need to hire paraprofessional staff. Since the beginning of the school year, we’ve been…

Kimball Boy Scout Troop update

The Kimball Boy Scouts have been keeping busy this fall and will continue to be busy this winter. August: After their trip to Philmont, N.M., they jumped right into the Kimball Days celebration by selling root beer floats at the Tractor Pull, Kids Zone, and throughout the parade. We would like to thank everyone who…

EV-W Menus – Oct. 25-29

EV-W Elementary/Middle/High Breakfast Monday: Whole-grain donut ring (same – high school) or cereal, juice, milk. Tuesday: Sausage breakfast pizza (same – high school) or cereal, juice, milk. Wednesday: Egg and cheese muffinwich (cinnamon oatmeal – high school) or cereal, juice, milk. Thursday: Pancake sausage on a stick (same – high school) or cereal, juice, milk.…

Kimball School Menus – Oct. 25-29

Kimball Elem. (H.S.) Breakfast Monday: Blueberry muffin and cheese stick (same – h.s.) or choice of cereal, graham crackers, fruit, vegetable, juice, milk. Tuesday: Strawberry cream cheese-filled bagel (same – h.s) or choice of cereal, graham crackers, fruit, vegetable, juice, milk. Wednesday: Cheesy ham melt (same – h.s.) or choice of cereal, graham crackers, fruit,…

Kimball Kruisers 4-H update

The Kimball Kruisers 4-H Club held their monthly business meeting at 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, at the Schiefelbein Sale Barn. Before the meeting, we cleaned our Adopt-a-Highway and enjoyed a pizza party. The club members are planning for the upcoming 4-H year, beginning in October. The members discussed their club goals and club theme…

Kimball Post Prom party plans

Our seniors and juniors are very excited with the return of a normal school year and all the excitement that this brings. With this, our Post Prom party plans are moving full-steam ahead, striving to make this the best Post Prom experience ever. The Kimball Post Prom committee is hoping to secure generous donations from…

Schools continue to cope with COVID-19 numbers

By Jean Doran Matua, Editor Both the Kimball and Eden Valley-Watkins school boards had meetings within the past week. Dealing with rising COVID-19 cases in our low-vaccination, high-infection rate area while keeping students in school for in-person instruction is a big challenge. Kimball The Kimball school board discussed a mitigation matrix at a special meeting…

KHS Class of 1958 celebrated their 63rd reunion

The KHS Class of 1958 celebrated their 63rd class reunion Thursday, Oct. 7, at Triple R Grill & Bar in Kimball. There were nine class members in attendance and five spouses for a total of 14. Age, COVID, and health issues took a toll on the Class of ’58. We lost nine classmates in the…

KAHS September Star Students

Congratulations to our September Star Students who were nominated by the Science department. Students are selected by teachers because of their hard work in the classroom. Each student receives a free appetizer at Applebees. Pictured are from left, Jude Willner – sixth grade, Frank Schiefelbein – eighth grade, Caroline Meyer – 10th grade, Emma Schmitz…