Awards Day took place at the Kimball Area High School beginning at 8:30 a.m. for the Junior High, and at 10 a.m. for the Senior High, Friday, May 24.
The following are awards for Senior High students:
• Louis Roberg Trust Scholarship (David Berry): Raelynn Callander and Cassie Mackereth
* AgStar Financial Services: (Brian Buck): Erin Wicker
* Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council Scholarship: (Barb Overlie): Erin Wicker
• Royale B and Eleanor M. Arvig Memorial Scholarship (Arvig ): Bradley Mies
Monday evening, May 20, the walls shook in the “old gym” at Kimball Area High School.
First the Jazz Band performed “Look for the Silver Lining,” with soloists Austin Roerick and Hannah Zipoy. Then Brad Mies was featured soloist for “(Everything I Do) I Do it for You.” Their finale was “Get It On.”
The Elementary Band performed “March of the Romans,” “Centurion,” the rock tune “25 or 6 to 4,” and “Jubilee.”
Starting at 8:30 a.m. Friday, May 24
• Band Awards (Mr. Haake):
1. Outstanding Band Members:
Grade 8 – Stephanie Hurrle
Grade 7 – Adrienne Rainer
2. Most Improved Junior High Band Member: Kari Schiefelbein
3. Junior High “Practice Monster” Award: Anna Donnay, Emily Utecht
Saturday, April 6, the Dodge Brand and A.M Maus & Son Inc. provided the opportunity to test-drive new 2013 Dodge-brand cars and rewarded the school $20 for each test-drive. For the many people who took advantage of the opportunity, it amounted to a check for $4,500 for the KAHS Booster Club. Accepting the check for the Boosters are Fritz Hoffman, Glenn Schindele, and Bob Merchant. Submitted photo.
$20,000 awarded to 20 seniors
The AgStar Fund for Rural America, the corporate giving program of AgStar Financial Services, is pleased to award Erin Wicker, a senior at Kimball Area High School, a $1,000 educational scholarship.
The AgStar Fund awards $20,000 in scholarships to 20 graduating seniors every year. Students within AgStar’s 69-county service area in Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin are eligible. Four students from each of AgStar’s five regions are chosen to receive a scholarship.