Tricounty News

Kimball FFA holds Car and Tractor Show

The Kimball FFA held its third annual Car and Tractor Show from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 11, as part of the Kimball Days Celebration. The Car and Tractor Show had 57 entrants, concluding that they had a great turnout. Of course, nothing could be possible without the car and tractor show’s sponsors, they include: Knaus Sausage House, JB Liquor, Images by Marguerite Photography, Styme Industries, S.O.B.’s Bar and Grill, Tri-County News, Triple R Grill & Bar, Ag Venture Feed & Seed, Mies Outland, Red Goat Bar & Grill, Pearl Lake Lodge, French Lake Auto Parts, Schwieters Chevrolet, AK Graphics, A.M. Maus and Son, Arnolds of Kimball, Diva’s of Kimball, Gohmanns Foods, Hendricks Bus Service, Kimball Auto Parts, Harvest Bank of Kimball, Kimball Garage, Kimball Chiropractic, Kimball Golf Club, Kim-built Propane, Kimball/Watkins Veterinary Clinic, and Mom’s Place of South Haven. The Kimball FFA gives a big thank you out to all of its sponsors, as well as everybody who came out for the Car and Tractor Show, and all entrants who entered the show. We hope to see you all again next year.

Joelle Edwards

Kimball FFA

Chapter Reporter

Lip Sync and Watermelon contest winners

Lip Sync Winners - Kuechle Underground Sponsored Event

Hallie Arnold-First Place

Madi & Kaitlyn Truenow-Second Place

Austin Decknatel-Third Place

Watermelon Eating Contest Winners - Gohmann’s Sponsored Event

Ages 4-6-Hank Meyer

Ages 7-9-Ashton Hannen

Ages 7-10-Brandon Guggisberg

Ages 11-13-Maddy Hannen

Little Miss Kimball 2013 and princesses

The Little Miss Kimball coronation took place Friday evening, Aug. 9. Crowned were queen Zya Lueders (center), and princesses Hallie Arnold (left) and Ellie Kuechle (right). Photo courtesy of Images by Marguerite.W-130809lm-k-imball091-1

 

‘Dog Days of Summer’ at Kimball Senior Dining

Catholic Charities Senior Dining of Kimball is holding a special “Dog Days of Summer” on Wednesday, Aug. 21, at St. Anne’s Cafeteria, beginning at 11:15 a.m. coffee/treats.

Bring pictures of your dog (or dogs) either from the past or present.

The following special menu will be served:

• Hot dog on a bun with fixings

• Potato salad

• Barking baked beans

• Puppy chow

Senior Dining offers a nutritious meal in a warm and caring atmosphere with friendship and fun for persons 60 years of age and over.

Join us! Call 398-2211, ext. 13, for more information.

partially funded under contract with the Central Minnesota Council on Aging as part of the Older American Act and administered by Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud.

Mudman event at Powder Ridge Aug. 17

Open to the public

The second annual Mudman Race (Mudman 2013) will be held at Powder Ridge this coming Saturday, Aug. 17.

New this year: Spectators will be allowed to view the race from anywhere on the hill including areas that you have never before seen. Uphill walks will be necessary to view some of the events.

There is no spectator fee for the event, but there is a $10 per car on-site parking fee. With each parking ticket attached will be $3 in FREE food and beverage tickets per car.

There will be concessions as well as a DJ and live music. Carry-on food and beverage is not allowed.

The heats begin at 10 a.m. and the last one starts about 2 p.m.

The event takes place on the hills in front of Powder Ridge and behind, in areas you have never before seen.

Come on out for a day of entertainment and fun.

For further details, refer to the ad elsewhere in this issue.