Tricounty News

Elementary Christmas programs

The Kimball Elementary School grades K-3 presented their Holiday program Thursday, Dec. 12. Above, kindergarteners singing “Jingle Bells.” First-graders sang “Little Snowman” and other songs. Grades 2 and 3 presented “The Littlest Reindeer,” a suite of Christmas songs. 

 The KES grades 4-6 presented their Holiday program Monday, Dec. 16, also under the direction of Arlene Sands. Grade 4 sang “Christmas Time All Year” and other songs. Grades 5 and 6 presented “Santa’s Frosty Follies” with Frosty, Rudolph, Santa, and Suzy Snowflake. Staff photos by Jean Doran Matua.


KAHS District Spelling Bee Jan. 28

The Kimball Area High School District Spelling Bee has been scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28. It will be held at the high school cafetorium.

Any home school within the district wishing to be represented should contact the spelling bee coordinator, Melissa Winter at KAHS by Jan. 21, 2014. Please include student’s name, grade, parents’ names, address and phone number. Anyone with questions should contact Melissa Winter at (320) 398-7700, ext. 167, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Kimball Elementary School Knowledge Bowl

KES students in Knowledge Bowl competition are, in front row, left to right, Cailyn Kuechle, Katie Decknatel, Adam Hilbert, Austin Donnay, and Matt Loch. In second rowW-131212 KES KnowledgeBowl5 are Andrea Jendro, Jeremy Zabinzki, Chase Gustafson, Noah Young, Bailee Schiefelbein, Madi Streit, and Naomi Bollman. In third row are Megan Serbus, Kim Kesanen, Rebecca Binsfeld, Brody Schmidt, Brian Binsfeld, Zack Holtz, and Jack Knaus. Staff photo by Jean Doran Matua.


KAHS band concert Dec. 9

The KAHS senior high band performed Dec. 9, under the direction of Keith Haake. This was the combined band and choir Winter Concert.W-131209-hs-holiday-concert-033


KAHS choir concert Dec. 9

he Kimball Area High School choir performed in a Winter Concert Monday evening, Dec. 9; the junior and senior high bands performed next. Arlene Sands is the director. Staff photos by Marguerite Laabs.W-131209-hs-holiday-concert-013