Monthly Archives: February 2009

New Arrivals

Randy and Krista Eisenhauer of Elgin are the parents of a new baby daughter.  Kierstyn Marie was  born on Monday, February 9, 2009 at Boone...

Crusaders Qualify Four for State Wrestling Tournament

PENDER — Four Pope John Central Catholic wrestlers will proudly wear the school colors into Omaha’s Qwest Center Thursday to compete at the NSAA...

Wild Game Feed Draws Big Crowd

Approximately 150 persons were treated to fine cuisine Wednesday night at the fifth annual Wild Game Feed held at Boomerang's in Elgin. Once the doors...

School District #18 to Approach PJCC About Sports Co-op

School District #18 will explore co-oping sports programs with Pope John Central Catholic (PJCC) and possibly Elkhorn Valley in the coming weeks. At Thursday night's...

Superintendent Candidates Was Three, Now Two

The District #18 Board of Education Wednesday afternoon began the interview phase in their search for a new superintendent. On that day, all six...

County Food Pantry Recipient of Second-Graders Food Drive

The Antelope County Food Pantry was the beneficiary of the generosity of Elgin Public School students Tuesday. On that day, Bill and Bev Alderson,...

Hestekind, Seier Death Notices

Donald J. Hestekind Donald J. Hestekind, 74 of Elgin, died Friday, February 6, 2009 at his home. Funeral services were held Wednesday, February 11, 2009...

Wild Game Feasts Held

The Fifth Annual Wild Game Feed will be held at Boomerangs on Wednesday, February 11. The food is scheduled to be served at 7:15...

Three To Be Interviewed For District 18 Superintendent Position

At a special meeting of the District #18 Board of Education to be held Wednesday night (tonight), board members will take the next in...

Antelope Co. Cancer Support Group To Meet

The Antelope County Cancer Support Group will hold their monthly meeting on Saturday, February 14 at 10 a.m. at the Elgin United Method Church. All...

Mundorf, Smith First Inductees in EPS Athletic Hall of Fame

  Elgin Public Schools Monday released the names of the first athlete and coach to be inducted into its newly established athletic Hall of Fame....

District 18 To Explore Co-oping All Jr High Sports, Winter/Spring High School Sports

There just might be fewer basketball games for local fans to attend next winter, depending on what action the District #18 Board of Education...

Girls Sub-Districts Begin Monday At Clarkson

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Lady Crusaders Top Ewing, Eagles Fall To Ewing – Both Play Saturday in NVC...

The Pope John Lady Crusaders toped Ewing in a nail-biter, 41 to 40 and advance to play Chambers on Saturday.  Game time is 6...

BREAKING NEWS

nvctourneybrackets2 Pope John Girls Basketball, Elgin Eagles Boys Basketball Play Thursday Night At Ewing

Sports Scoreboard

Girls Basketball Pope John Lady Crusaders SPALDING — Four Lady Crusaders scored in double figures Tuesday night as Pope John won on the road, 75 to...

Ahlmans Welcome Home New Baby

Aden Lee Ahlman was born at 11:33 a.m. on January 21, 2009 at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa. The baby weighed seven...

Dean Kallhoff Passes Away In January

  Dean Kallhoff Funeral services for Dean Kallhoff, age 71 of Neligh were held Monday, January 26, 2009 at the Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church...

Musical Theatre Company “The Candy Project” With Elgin Ties To Perform In Tilden

The Candy Project, Omaha’s newest musical theatre production company, will perform in Tilden, NE, February 14th, 2009 at the Peace U.C.C. Church at 7:30...

Wild Game Feed Scheduled For Wednesday, February 11

Plans are progressing for the Fifth Annual Wild Game Feed which will be held at Boomerangs on Wednesday, February 11. So far, eighteen people...