Monthly Archives: March 2009

Koinzans to Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Marvin and Jerri Koinzan of Neligh will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Sunday, March 29, from 2 to 4...

Highway 14 Assn to Meet in Elgin

Highway 14 Association Inc. will hold their monthly meeting on Thursday, April 2, 2009 at the Steel Steed on Elgin’s main street starting at...

Bridge Work to Begin on Hwy 20 SE of O’Neill

Bridge work is scheduled to begin Monday, March 30, on the Highway 20 bridges over the Elkhorn and Dry Creek, southeast of O’Neill, according...

March is National Red Cross Month

Nebraska has always been a place where neighbors take care of neighbors, and the American Red Cross is proud to share that spirit.  The...

Derner Angus Ranch Earns Awards

The Derner Angus Ranch, Bartlett, Nebraska, was recently notified by the American Angus Association that two of their cows qualified for the 2009 Angus...

Baby Shower Held in Honor of Maci Smith

Maria Kinney, Faith, Brooke, Mrs. Karin Kinney and Mrs. Maynard Scholl attended a baby shower at Sargent, NE, on Sunday, March 22, 2009.

Scholarship Fund Drive Tops $2,000

Donations continue to be accepted for the Elgin Scholarship Drive being conducted by the Elgin Area Community Foundation.

Pope John Students Gearing Up for Spring Musical

Pope John music and drama students and their directors are in the midst of rehearsals for their spring musical. The cast will include 11...

Free Screening Clinic for Children With Orthopedic Conditions

Shrines Hospitals for Children-Twin Cities offers high quality orthopedic medical care to children. All care at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Twin Cities is provided at...

OWH, LJS Announce All-State Selections

Nebraska’s two largest daily newspapers announced their all-state basketball selections on Sunday. Elgin senior Andrew Bauer was named to the Lincoln Journal-Star Class D-2 second...

Bauer, Stoltz Lead All-NVC East Selections

The Niobrara Valley Conference coaches announced their selections for all-conference boys and girls basketball teams.

Pope John Athletes Ready for Track Season

Athletes at Pope John Central Catholic are preparing for the spring track season. Members of the girls team (left photo) are (front row, l-r):...

County Attorney’s Office Moving to New Location

Effective on March 31, the Antelope County Attorney’s office will be moving!

Eagles Ready for Track Season

Participating in track this season at Elgin High School are (front row, l-r): Tad Henkenius, Christie Getzfred, Sam Janssen, A.J. Braband and Ben Wiegand....

Elgin Soccer Sign-Up Ends Thursday

Currently, the soccer season is scheduled for April 11 through May 2. Games are usually scheduled for Saturday mornings with Neligh and possibly Tilden...

Elgin UMC to Host Fifth Sunday Service

The Elgin United Methodist Church 110 N. 4th Street will be hosting the upcoming Elkhorn River Parish 5th Sunday worship service on March 29,...

“Christ in the Passover” – A Jews for Jesus Presentation To be Held at...

What do the Jewish Passover and Jesus’ Last Supper have in common?  Avi Snyder, speaking on behalf of Jews for Jesus, will answer that...

Academic All-State Awards Announced

Fourteen students from Elgin and Pope John High Schools were recently selected for the  2008-09 winter Academic All-State awards by the Nebraska School Activities...

Lunch Menus at Community Center

Meals to be served next week at the Elgin Community Center have been announced. They are: Monday, March 30: Cook’s choice, milk. Tuesday, March 31: Meat...

Pelster to Participate In CU “Day of Discovery”

Concordia University, Nebraska’s Academy for Excellence will host more than 50 academically gifted, middle-school students and their parents on Friday, April 17, for a...