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    New Thrift Store Coming To Elgin

    The recipe to running a successful business requires many ingredients, especially when that business is volunteer-based. Several Elgin ladies will be mixing together volunteer workers, donated items and shoppers looking for good items at very reasonable prices to cook up some... [Read more...]

    Meeting To Decide Future Of Goose Lake

    The public is encouraged to attend a noon meeting next Monday, July 28 concerning Goose Lake. When the Nebraska Game and Parks took over management at Goose Lake, speed limits on the lake were lowered to 5 mph, effectively ending any water skiing at the rural Holt County recreational... [Read more...]

    Rosamond Klein Celebrates 100th Birthday

    More than 100 relatives and friends attended an Open House for Rosamond (Spieker) Klein’s 100th Birthday celebration on Saturday afternoon, July 12, at the Elgin Community Center.  Before the open house, a family noon luncheon was held. Special guests attending were Rosamond’s... [Read more...]

    Local News

    Pope John Paper Drive Is Saturday

    The Pope John students in the Francis and Joshua Houses will hold a paper drive on Saturday, July 26. The following are contact persons: Ewing, Clearwater and Rural St John — Scott Moser — (402-485-9252) Neligh — Brienne Gossman — (402-887-5473) Petersburg... [Read more...]

    July 25, 2014 | Comments Off

    Welcome Back Pope John Alumni

    Lots of familiar faces will be seen around Elgin and Petersburg this weekend. It’s “Alumni Weekend” for graduates of Pope John XXIII Junior/Senior High School. A full weekend of activities will get underway starting Saturday morning and concluding... [Read more...]

    July 25, 2014 | Comments Off

    Schiltmeyer Scholarship Car Wash Is Today

    The annual Shari Schiltmeyer Scholarship Car Wash will be held on Friday, July 25 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the One Stop parking lot.  Read More →

    July 25, 2014 | Comments Off


    Harrison Lodge

    Ryan and Abby Lodge of Elgin are the proud parents of a new baby boy, Harrison Lee, born Thursday, June 19, at Faith Regional Hospital in Norfolk. He weighed seven pounds, 10 ounces and was 20 inches long. He is welcomed by big brother James. Grandparents... [Read more...]

    July 25, 2014 | Comments Off

    Local Sports

    AMH Foundation Holds Golf Tournament

    On Friday, July 11, the Antelope County Healthcare Foundation  held its 10th  Annual Golf Tournament at the Antelope Country Club near Neligh. A total of 100 golfers from area communities and businesses participated. Team winners of the tournament were... [Read more...]

    July 17, 2014 | Comments Off

    Sehi, Reestman Among Q125 Race Winners

    Nearly 200 persons participated in the Elgin Q125 2 Mile/5 Mile Run/Walk. According to organizer Amy Selting, 185 runners/walkers participated in the event which was held Saturday morning. The start/finish line was at Elgin City Park. They came from Elgin,... [Read more...]

    June 26, 2014 | Comments Off

    4-H Archers Compete At State

    Antelope County 4-H Archery members recently competed at the State 4-H Archery Tournament. Competing at Heartland Shooting Park near Grand Island, a number of team members excelled at the tournament. Results were: State 4H 3D High School Senior Female... [Read more...]

    June 19, 2014 | Comments Off


    Carole McDonald

    Carole McDonald 1947 — 2014 Carole McDonald, age 67, passed away Monday, July 14, 2014 at the Hamilton Manor in Aurora. A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 A.M., Thursday, July 17th at Zion Lutheran Church in Hampton.  Rev. Loren Cooper will officiate. ... [Read more...]

    July 17, 2014 | Comments Off