Tricounty News

KAHS bands performed final concert of the year

Monday evening, May 20, the walls shook in the “old gym” at Kimball Area High School. w-KAHS band

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.”


KAHS Junior High Awards Program

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


KAHS Booster Club receives check for test drive

Saturday, April 6, the Dodge Brand and A.M Maus & Son Inc. provided the opportunity to test-drive new 2013 Dodge-brand cars and w-Maus-photorewarded 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.


AgStar awards scholarship to Kimball senior

$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 W-Erin-Wickereducational 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.


NHS donates hours of work

National Honor Society members Brad Meis, Mathias Hennen, Kendra Atherton, Jon and Megan Bisila, Advisor Stangle, Stacy Hurrle, Shelby Schiefelbein, Hannah Zipoy, Alissa Jones, and Kaylee Petty were out doing ditch pick up and yard work for volunteer hours. The Club gave hours of their time as a donation to the Dollars for Scholars Gala held last W-KAHS-National-Honor-Society-IMG 9999
month. The winning bidder of their time was very pleased with the work they did in spring power-cleaning of their yard. Thanks so very much for your time! Photo courtesy Vanessa Schlueter.