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    Jill Junck Speaks Of How Family Copes Following Son’s Shaken Baby Syndrome Injuries

    Jill Junck Speaks Of How Family Copes Following Son’s Shaken Baby Syndrome Injuries

    By Lynell Morgan   ©The Elgin Review Well over 200 women were treated to fine dining, an attentive wait staff and a story of meeting life’s challenges head on last week. The Elgin Knights of Columbus hosted their annual “Da Ladies Nite Out” on April 8. Guest speaker... [Read more...]

    Elgin FFA Excels At State Convention

    FFA members from across the state competed and were honored for their accomplishments at the 87th Nebraska State FFA Convention held April 8-10, 2015. The convention was held at Pinnacle Bank Arena, the hotels in Lincoln’s Haymarket, and the University of Nebraska – Lincoln... [Read more...]

    PJCC Spring Musical This Friday, Saturday

    PJCC Spring Musical This Friday, Saturday

    Tap your toes and sing along to the Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School’s musical production of “Anything Goes”.  “Anything Goes” takes place in 1934 as a group of passengers make their way between New York and England. The ship carries a load... [Read more...]

    Local News

    Scholarship Drive Tops $2,000

    The Elgin Scholarship Drive has surpassed the $2,000 plateau. Donations last week boosted the scholarship fund to $2,225, according to information supplied by Anne Parks. Making donations to the fund last week were Mildred Pelster, Loretta Krause along... [Read more...]

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    Girls State Delegates, Alternates Announced

    American Legion Auxiliary Elgin Unit #229 announced last week names of the local students who will attend Cornhusker Girls State in Lincoln later this year. Representing Elgin at Girls State will be Kaitlyn Polk, a junior at Elgin High School and Whitney... [Read more...]

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    City Moving Forward With Plans For New Test Well

    Meeting Monday night, April 6, Mayor Mike Schmitt and the Elgin City Council finally got some “good news” concerning the search for a new water well. City Engineer John Zwingman shared information about a water bearing formation approximately 400... [Read more...]

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    Births

    Brayden Patras

    Kevin and Jennifer Patras of Tilden are the proud parents of a five pound, 13-ounce son named Brayden Alex. He was born March 6, 2015 at Antelope Memorial Hospital. Grandparents are Joe Kittelson and Christi Lundquist of Elgin, Karen and Richard Strong... [Read more...]

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    Local Sports

    Antelope County Invite Track Results

    CREIGHTON — Postponed one day due to snow and rain, Wolfpack track athletes showed their mettle Friday competing in the Antelope County Meet. Just four schools (EPPJ, Neligh-Oakdale, Elkhorn Valley and Clearwater-Orchard) competed in the meet held at... [Read more...]

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    Wolfpack Golf Team Wins Quad

    EWING — The Wolfpack golf team picked up right where they left off last season, again showing why they are one of the best teams in the area. Competing Tuesday at Summerland Golf Course, the Wolfpack won a quadrangular meet which included teams from... [Read more...]

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    Parks, Wemhoff Earn Postseason Honors

    Two members of the Wolfpack Girls Basketball Team earned postseason honors from the state’s two largest daily newspapers. The Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal-Star announced their all-state selections on Sunday. Junior Jenna Parks and sophomore... [Read more...]

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    Deaths

    Jerry Tunink

    Gerhard “Jerry” Tunink 1924 — 2015 Gerhard J. “Jerry” Tunink, 91, formerly of Elgin, passed away Monday, April 6, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Neligh. A Mass of Christian Burial was held Friday, April 10, 2015 at St. Boniface Church in... [Read more...]

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