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    Charf Sisters Advance To Lincoln Sectional In Pitch, Hit & Run

    Charf Sisters Advance To Lincoln Sectional In Pitch, Hit & Run

    Ashlynne and Taylynne Charf of Neligh qualified for the Lincoln Sectional 9-10 yr old group for the Pitch, Hit & Run competition. Taylynne finished placing in the third position.  Local competition was last Sunday in Neligh where Ashlynne won in running and Taylynne won... [Read more...]

    Elgin Community Cleanup Day Next Saturday, May 30

    Elgin Community Cleanup Day Next Saturday, May 30

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    Local News

    EPS Gymnasium Floor - Out With The Old…

    Over the course of the past week, both students and adults have been working hard to remove the old wooden floor in the Elgin Public School gymnasium. Year’s of wear and sanding had put the floor on its “last leg” and the decision was... [Read more...]

    May 22, 2015 | Comments Off

    Help Needed For Poppies To Be Taken To Cemetery

    The American Legion Auxiliary will be taking Poppies to the cemetery on Friday, May 22.  Many hands make light work and the Auxiliary is asking for all volunteers to meet at Brian and Dodi Mack’s garage at 4 p.m.  Read More →

    May 21, 2015 | Comments Off

    Circus Coming To Elgin In July

    The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus is coming to Elgin! On Tuesday, July 28, the circus will be back in town to entertain kids of all ages. Sponsoring the circus will be the Elgin Ko-Ed Group (EKG). According to Michael Moser, there will be a summer... [Read more...]

    May 21, 2015 | Comments Off


    Births

    Wrett Dicke

    Wrett Waylan Dicke was born on November 3, 2014 at Columbus Community Hospital. His parents are Waylan and Kayla Dicke of rural Creston. Wrett has two siblings, Kenna and Wyatt Dicke. Grandparents are Paul and Diane Dicke of Ewing and Keith and Colleen... [Read more...]

    May 15, 2015 | Comments Off


    Local Sports

    Heithoff, Bode Qualify For State Golf

    EWING — Cool and windy conditions made it a challenge for all golf teams Monday at the District D-3 Golf Tournament held Monday at Summerland. Elgin Public-Pope John finished fourth in the team competition, failing to qualify for the state tournament... [Read more...]

    May 21, 2015 | Comments Off

    Wolfpack Qualify Four For State Track Meet

    ATKINSON — Competing at the C-8 District Track Meet Thursday, Elgin Public-Pope John qualified four athletes for the Nebraska State Track & Field Championships. The state meet will be held Friday and Saturday, May 22-23, at Burke Stadium in Omaha.... [Read more...]

    May 21, 2015 | Comments Off

    Six Earn Academic All-State Honors

    The Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) is pleased to announce the student recipients of the Spring 2015 Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association (NCPA) Academic All-State Awards. Since 2006 this NSAA Award Program has recognized students... [Read more...]

    May 15, 2015 | Comments Off


    Deaths

    Ronald Johnson

    Ronald Johnson 1943 — 2015 Ronald J. Johnson, 72 of Elgin, died unexpectedly Saturday, May 16, 2015 at his home west of Elgin. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (today) at St. Boniface Church in Elgin, with Rev. Ross... [Read more...]

    May 21, 2015 | Comments Off