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    State Fair 4-H Ribbon Winners Announced For Antelope & Wheeler Counties

    State Fair 4-H Ribbon Winners Announced For Antelope & Wheeler Counties

    A photo of some Antelope County sewing projects at the State Fair. Here are the local 4-H ribbon winners at the 2015 Nebraska State Fair Antelope County Carson Anderson - Meadow Grove - Purple Ribbon for 4-H Healthy Lifestyle Education - 4-H Tasty Tidbits - Creative Mixes Mercedes... [Read more...]

    Schumacher Named A Catholic Schools’ “Administrator of the Year” From Archdiocese of Omaha

    Schumacher Named A Catholic Schools’ “Administrator of the Year” From Archdiocese of Omaha

    St. Michael's principal Lisa Schumacher Lisa Schumacher Among Catholic School Educators to be Honored at Annual Dinner The Archdiocese of Omaha will leverage its most popular annual event to raise scholarship funds for low-income students to attend Catholic schools. The... [Read more...]

    Heavy Rains Hit Area

    Heavy Rains Hit Area

    Heavy rain north and west of Elgin. Heavy rains with some isolated, localized flooding hit the Elgin area last night. No need to build an ark just yet though. Flooding, for the most part, was isolated to flat and low-lying areas where drainage is an issue. The usual intersections... [Read more...]

    Local News

    State Fair 4-H Ribbon Winners Announced For Antelope & Wheeler Counties

    A photo of some Antelope County sewing projects at the State Fair. Here are the local 4-H ribbon winners at the 2015 Nebraska State Fair Antelope County Carson Anderson - Meadow Grove - Purple Ribbon for 4-H Healthy Lifestyle Education - 4-H Tasty Tidbits... [Read more...]

    August 28, 2015 | Comments Off

    Property Taxes Delinquent On September 1

    Just a reminder to all property owners in Antelope County. According to Antelope County Treasurer Deb Branstiter, the second half of the 2014 real estate and personal property taxes will become delinquent on September 1. Interest will accrue on September... [Read more...]

    August 27, 2015 | Comments Off

    District #18 Tax Levy Expected To Decline

    School District #18 here in Elgin has some of the best teachers and students and, in a couple of weeks could have one of the lowest levies of any school district in the state. Valuation figures released last week by county assessors in Antelope, Wheeler... [Read more...]

    August 27, 2015 | Comments Off


    Births

    Maisie Seier

    Robert and Codie Seier, stationed in Sicily, are the proud parents of a daughter, Maisie Elise, born at NAS Siganella, Sicily on August 11, 2015. She weighed seven pounds and 11 ounces and was 21 inches long. Maisie is wel-comed home by a brother Nolan... [Read more...]

    August 27, 2015 | Comments Off


    Local Sports

    Volleyball Scrimmage Set For Monday Night

    Wolfpack volleyball fans are invited to attend an open scrimmage prior to the start of the regular season. Coach Tina Thiele-Blecher announced Monday the scrimmage will be held Monday, Aug. 31, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the Elgin High School Gymnasium. Admission... [Read more...]

    August 27, 2015 | Comments Off

    EPPJ Wolfpack Football Season Starts Friday

    It’s all about points. Score more points than your opponent and you will win games. The same holds true on defense - give up fewer points than your opponent and you will win games. The Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack football team should be good on... [Read more...]

    August 27, 2015 | Comments Off

    Wolfpack “Gatorade” Football Scrimmage Is Saturday

    The public is invited to a “Gatorade” scrimmage featuring the Wolfpack varsity football team. The scrimmage will be held on Elgin Field on Saturday morning, August 22. Admission will be a sports drink. The scrimmage will start at 9:30 a.m. Altogether,... [Read more...]

    August 21, 2015 | Comments Off


    Deaths

    Marion B. Vanis

    Marion B. Vanis 1935 — 2015 Marion B. Vanis, 80, of Rising City, died Saturday, August 22, 2015, at David Place in David City. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday, August 26 (today), at 10:30 a.m. at Presentation Catholic Church in Marietta.... [Read more...]

    August 27, 2015 | Comments Off