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    Elgin Community Club Turkey Winners

    Elgin Community Club Turkey Winners

    Winners of the Elgin Community Club’s annual “Turkey Giveaway” are: • Bank of Elgin - Pam Heithoff • Bargain Box - Pauline Pelster • Boone & Antelope Mutual Insurance Co. - Fred Fangman • Central Valley Ag - Steven Schrunk, Leroy Schindler, Dave Schrage •... [Read more...]

    Kallhoff Graduates From Lackland AFB

    Technical Sergeant Jeffrey Kallhoff, son of Lyla and Dale Kallhoff of Neligh, graduated from Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX on November 13, 2014. Jeffrey finished his schooling there with excellence instruction and distinguished graduate war recipient where he is... [Read more...]

    PJCC One Acts Earns First Place At NVC Competition

    PJCC One Acts Earns First Place At NVC Competition

    The Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School One Act team earned a first place in Tuesday’s NVC competition held in Neligh.  Members of the team receiving Outstanding Performance Awards were Zach Eischeid, Scott Moser, Logan Henn, Liz Selting, Calli Krebs, Gracie... [Read more...]

    Local News

    Turkey Giveaway To Be Monday

    If you’re hungry, you had better get busy because time is slipping away. The Elgin Community Club’s annual free Turkey Giveaway will be held Monday afternoon, November 24. Persons wishing to be included in the drawings need to visit participating... [Read more...]

    November 21, 2014 | Comments Off

    Pope John Paper Drive Is Saturday

    The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on November 22. Those in the Joshua and Francis Houses are in charge of the project.  The following are contact persons: Clearwater, Rural St. John and Ewing — Scott Moser (402-485-9252) Neligh — Jon... [Read more...]

    November 21, 2014 | Comments Off

    Kallhoff Graduates From Lackland AFB

    Technical Sergeant Jeffrey Kallhoff, son of Lyla and Dale Kallhoff of Neligh, graduated from Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX on November 13, 2014. Jeffrey finished his schooling there with excellence instruction and distinguished graduate war... [Read more...]

    November 20, 2014 | Comments Off


    Births

    Gwyneth Hewins

    Michael & Kim Hewins of Kansas City are the parents of a daughter, Gwyneth Ann born November 5, 2014 at St Luke’s Medical Center, Kansas City MO. Gwyneth weighed seven pounds five ounces at birth. Grandparents are Barb & Rex Hoffart of Norfolk... [Read more...]

    November 21, 2014 | Comments Off


    Local Sports

    Selting, Parks Earn All-NVC First Team Honors

    Two members of the Elgin Public-Pope John volleyball team have been named to the All-NVC Conference first team. The selections were made by coaches in the conference. Representing the Wolfpack on the first team are junior Jenna Parks and sophomore Liz... [Read more...]

    November 17, 2014 | Comments Off

    Firearm Deer Season Opens Saturday

    A good season of deer hunting is expected in Nebraska for the Nov. 15-23 firearm season. “Most hunters should see more deer this year after two good years of fawn production,” said Kit Hams, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s big game program... [Read more...]

    November 13, 2014 | Comments Off

    Wolfpack Come Up Short Against Crofton In District Finals

    PIERCE — As one of the best volleyball teams in all of Class C-2, the Wolfpack ran into an obstacle they couldn’t overcome in the District C2-4 finals. A slow start allowed Crofton to take a two-game lead and the Warriors went on to prevail 25-13,... [Read more...]

    November 13, 2014 | Comments Off


    Deaths

    Helena Kaczor

    Helena Kaczor 1914 — 2014 Funeral Services for Helena R. Kaczor, age 100 of Ewing, NE were at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at St. John’s Catholic Church of Rural Clearwater, NE with Father Richard Reiser, Officiating. Visitation was Monday,... [Read more...]

    November 21, 2014 | Comments Off