Monthly Archives: November 2008

Obituary/Death Notice Archive

2002-2003-2004-2005-2006 Obituaries: Name/Birth/Death/Review Issue A  Allemang, Ted..... 4/19/1929-1/26/2004 .....2/4/2004; Andersen, Donald R. ..... 1940-7/1/2005.....7/13/2005; Anderson, Denzel .....10/11/1922-12/8/2003.....12/17/2003; Anderson, Rev. Lester .....5/27/1916-10/22/2003.....10/29/2003; Arbuthnot, Eileen..... 11/18/1914-11/6/2004 .....11/17/2004; Arehart,...

Pope John Wins Conference One-Act Competition

The Pope John Central Catholic One Act team was awarded first place at the Niobrara Valley Conference One-Act Competition.  They presented "Wiley and the...

Kids Shopping Day To Be December 3

The Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club will be holding their annual Kid's Shopping Day during the afternoon/evening of Wednesday, December 3 at the Knights...

Benefit To Be Held For Shabram

A benefit for Leroy and Marian Shabram will be held Sunday, December 7 at the Neligh Fire Hall.  A pancake, french toast, egg &...

Christmas Is In The Air – Sorta

Members of the Elgin Young 'N Lively women's club spent Sunday afternoon setting up the nativity scene along Highway 14. They tried to take...

Firemen Obtain Breathing Apparatus

Elgin volunteer firemen Denis Henn, Jim Kittelson, Jerry Pelster, Brad Detlefsen and Greg Henn display new air paks that the department recently acquired.  ER...

84th Annual Thanksgiving Day Bazaar This Thursday At St. Boniface

Serving begins at 11 am this Thursday for the annual St. Boniface Thanksgiving Day Bazaar.  Dinners will be served until 2 pm.  Evening lunches...

Eagles See Season Come To Earlier-Than-Wanted End

ELGIN — Possessing a one-point lead midway through the third quarter, Elgin couldn’t hold onto the lead and saw their dream of a state...

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Counseling Sessions Available

Medicare beneficiaries may join or change Medicare Prescription Drug Plans from November 15 through December 31, 2008. Information on plan changes for 2009 became...

Turkeys To Be Given Away Monday Evening

Merchants in Elgin will make Thanksgiving special for a number of their customers with a free Turkey Give-A-Way. As a means of showing their...

Pope John Math Team Is Number One in Class D

Pope John math students participated in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s annual Math Day on Thursday, November 13th. The five-member team of Nate Dierks, Jordan Engle,...

Community of Petersburg Receives Community Improvement Awards

More than 200 community volunteers and leaders celebrated their efforts at successfully promoting and encouraging economic and community development as part of the 45th...

Money Scams Becoming More Common In Antelope County, Sheriff Issues Warning

The Antelope County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind all area residents to be watchful and alert to any and all requests for money...

EHS Board of Education Takes A Look At Grim Future Enrollment Numbers

In a surreal sense, the District #18 Board of Education was shown a game of numbers Wednesday night. It wasn’t a pretty picture, but...

This Week’s Classifieds

WHERE TO EAT: SERVING EITHER Rib Steak or Prime Rib every Monday 6 pm – 9 pm. $10.95. Knotty Pine, 402-386-5488, Petersburg, NE. 1tfc   EVENT: ARE YOU...

Schmitt Daughter Born

BJ and Angie Schmitt of Sioux Falls, SD welcome home a daughter, Adelyn Rose.  Adelyn was born on October 14, 2008.  She is welcomed...

Voss, Plugge, Thiessen Death Notices

Voss David J. Voss, 42, of Wyoming, MN died as a result of a motorcycle accident near Wyoming.  Funeral services were held Friday, November 7...

Sports Scoreboard

Elgin Eagles Football Over the past week, the Elgin Eagles beat Wynot (40-14) and Allen (21-2) to advance to the semi-finals.  They will face off against...

Score Graduates from Black Hawk Flight School

W01 Bill Score, son of Janie and the late Randy Score, was one of 45 pilots graduating from Black Hawk Flight School and was...

Engles, Eischeid Selected To All State Choir

Jordan Engle and Tracey Eischeid, both seniors at Pope John Central Catholic High School, have been selected as members of the 2008 Nebraska All-State...