The Kimball boys’ and girls’ basketball programs recently held a basketball camp at Kimball Area High School. Participantsin the camp consisted of boys and girls just completing grades three through five. Players learned about the different fundamentals of basketball related to ball-handling, dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding and defense. Campers participated in a number of contests and competitions both individually and as a team over the course of the week. All of the campers worked extremely hard and improved tremendously throughout the week.
The Kimball boys’ and girls’ basketball programs held a basketball camp at Kimball Area Elementary School last week. Participants in the camp consisted of boys and girls in kindergarten, first, and second grade. Players learned about the different fundamentals of basketball related to ball-handling, dribbling, passing, and shooting. Campers participated in a number of contests and competitions, both individually and as a team, over the course of the week. All of the 39 campers worked extremely hard and improved tremendously throughout the week.
Arvig is pleased to announce that Shelby Schiefelbein of Kimball, was selected to receive a $1,000 academic scholarship by the Foundation for Rural Education and Development (FRED). The given award is based on merit and demonstrated commitment to rural life. Schiefelbein was nominated by Arvig.
The FRED scholarship committee selected 54 students from rural areas throughout the United States. FRED awarded a total of $75,000 in 2014, which brings the total scholarship amount to $1.27 million. The program, now in its 22nd year, is made possible through the generosity of more than 500 independent telephone companies operating in rural areas across the United States and Canada.
The Kimball Class of 1959 will meet at the Triple R Grill & Bar in Kimball at 4 p.m. Wednesday,
Aug. 13. Cards will be sent.
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