Monthly Archives: October 2008

ELECTION RESULTS – Elgin/Antelope County Voters Have Their Say

Antelope County voters bucked the trend and overwhelmingly voted the McCain/Palin ticket in the 2008 General Election.  Obama/Biden received 754 votes compared to 2,367...

Fall Sports Scoreboard

Elgin Eagles Football ELGIN — Top-ranked and #1 seed Elgin had no trouble opening the state playoffs against familiar foe Verdigre. The Eagles scored the first time...

Assessor Recall Petitions Being Verified

More than 100 petitions were delivered Friday to Antelope County Clerk Carolyn Pedersen seeking the recall of County Assessor Julie A. Harrison. If the...

Flu Shots at Community Center

The Elgin Community Center will be the site for flu shots on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Antelope Memorial Hospital will be giving flu shots, starting...

Time Change Saturday Night/Sunday Morning

Don't forget to move your clock time BACK one hour this coming Saturday night.

Feed The Farmer on Friday

Central Valley Ag and the Elgin FFA Chapter will be hosting a “Feed the Farmer” event on Friday, Oct. 31. CVA employees of and...

Bloodmobile on Election Day

The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be in Elgin next week. The bloodmobile will be here on Tuesday, Nov. 4, at the Elgin High School gymnasium. Bloodmobile...

Chamber Discusses Upcoming Holiday Season

By Dennis Morgan - Publisher Nick Allemang, owner of Elgin Body and Glass, was presented a ‘First Dollar’ during the meeting held at the Steel...

FFA Members Honored At National Convention In Indianapolis

Pictured with National FFA Advisor Dr. Larry Case are the Elgin FFA’s five American Degree recipients. They are (front row) Clayton Hensley, Paige Redding,...

Elgin Eagles, Pope John Crusaders in Football Playoffs

Click "Read More" for a pdf of the official brackets.

Petersburg Punkin’ Chunkin’ Postponed

Punkin' Chunkin' postponed a week due to deterioration of site conditions from the recent rain, and safety considerations, the Petersburg Punkin' Chunkin' activities have been postponed...

Chamber of Commerce to Meet

The October meeting of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce will be held Monday night, Oct. 27, at The Steel Steed Steakhouse & Saloon. Social...

Seier, Dierks PJCC Homecoming Royalty

Homecoming was celebrated at Pope John Central Catholic during the week of October 11th.  Nathan Dierks and Jackie Seier were crowned 2008 Homecoming King and...

American Legion National Commander Rehbein To Visit Elgin

Dave Rehbein, National Commander of the American Legion, will be in Elgin on Monday, October 27, at the KC Hall from 4 p.m. to...

Recall Petition Due Friday

Petition circulators seeking to recall Antelope County Assessor Julie A. Harrison said Monday they have more than enough signatures to bring about a special...

Kallhoff Electric Elgin’s Latest Business

After eight years with Kayton Electric in Norfolk, Brent Kallhoff will be shifting his focus to working for area residents and putting his heart,...

Elgin Scoreboard

Pope John Central Catholic Crusaders Football ELGIN — On a cool, crisp night with alumni returning home, Pope John Central Catholic’s Crusaders gave them plenty  to...

Knust Baby Girl Born

A daughter Daleni Elizabeth was born to James and Traci Knust of Atkinson on Monday, October 13, 2008. For the complete story, subscribe to the...

Marie Bode Campbell

Marie T. Bode Campbell, 98, of Lincoln, formerly of Grand Island died Friday, October 10, 2008, at Village Manor Living Center in Lincoln. Marie...

BREAKING NEWS!!!

A special meeting of the District #18 Board of Education will be held Friday evening, Oct. 24, to accept the resignation of Superintendent Gayla...