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    Two-Vehicle Accident North Of Elgin Claims Life Of South Dakota Man

    Two-Vehicle Accident North Of Elgin Claims Life Of South Dakota Man

    Antelope County Sheriff Bob Moore (with clipboard), the Nebraska State Patrol and members of Elgin Fire & Rescue were at the scene. E-R photo A two-vehicle accident north of Elgin Friday morning claimed the life of a South Dakota man. Acting Antelope County Coroner Joe Smith... [Read more...]

    PJCC, EHS One Acts Among Best At Districts

    PJCC, EHS One Acts Among Best At Districts

    PJCC finish 2nd, EHS 3rd at Districts. E-R photos Pope John Central Catholic and Elgin High Schools were among the best at the Class D2-2 One-Act Play Competition held Wednesday at Leigh. Leigh High School earned 178 points from three judges to place first and advance to State.... [Read more...]

    Bargain Box Keeps Giving Back To The Community

    Bargain Box Keeps Giving Back To The Community

    Back room at the Elgin Bargain Box. E-R photo By Lynell Morgan Co-Publisher The legend of Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men is full of stories of a man and his group who “take from the rich and give to the poor”. While he and his band may be mythical, the spirit of giving,... [Read more...]



    Local News

    Bank Of Elgin Warns Of Scams

    The Bank of Elgin has been working with local citizens concerning scams involving telephone calls and malware on their computers. According to Michael Moser, the two most recent scams active in Elgin involve ransom ware on computers and fraudulent “arrests”... [Read more...]

    November 30, 2016 | Comments Off

    Bloodmobile To Be In Elgin On December 14

    Elgin Public Schools will be hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, Dec. 14. The bloodmobile will be at the gym from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. To schedule a time to donate blood, contact (402) 843-2455. Walk-ins are welcome!  Read More →

    November 30, 2016 | Comments Off

    Kid’s Shopping Day/Christmas Fair Approaching

    Children, you better not pout cause Santa Claus is coming to Elgin soon, real soon! Santa Claus will make his first appearance in Elgin on Wednesday evening, Dec. 7, at the KC Hall. Members of the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department will escort Santa to a... [Read more...]

    November 30, 2016 | Comments Off


    Births

    Faith Bartak

    Paul and Sonja Bartak of Clearwater are the parents of a daughter, Faith Marie Bartak. Faith was born Oct. 11 at 7:51 am. She weighed seven pounds and four ounces, and is 20 inches long. She joins siblings Lane, Sharon and Jason at home. Grandparents... [Read more...]

    November 18, 2016 | Comments Off


    Local Sports

    Wolfpack Football Awards Announced

    Awards for the 2016 Wolfpack football season were presented Sunday night. Coach Randy Eisenhauer recognized the team for their effort throughout the season. “Overall I thought the kids did a good job this year through the adversity that we had.  We... [Read more...]

    November 25, 2016 | Comments Off

    Wolfpack Volleyball Awards Handed Out

    “The 2016 Wolfpack volleyball season, definitely is one for the books and memories,” said Wolfpack Head Coach Tina Thiele-Blecher at Sunday night’s awards banquet. Numerous awards were presented at the banquet held at Elgin High School. “Overall... [Read more...]

    November 25, 2016 | Comments Off

    Wolfpack Outlast GACC To Take Third At State

    LINCOLN — Elgin Public/Pope John wrapped up their most successful volleyball season ever, taking third at the Class D-1 State Tournament. In another marathon match which went five games, the Wolfpack defeated Guardian Angels Central Catholic 23-25,... [Read more...]

    November 18, 2016 | Comments Off


    Deaths

    Rev. Donald Kros

    Rev. Donald M. Kros 1933 — 2016 Rev. Donald M. Kros was born on November 22, 1933 and passed away on Tuesday, November 15, 2016. He was preceded in death by parents, William and Mary Kros; brother William; and nephew Mark. Rev. Kros was survived by... [Read more...]

    November 30, 2016 | Comments Off