Monthly Archives: March 2009

Neligh UCC Church to Host “Springspiration”

A ‘Springspiration” will be held at the Neligh UCC Church on Sunday, March 22, at 2:30 p.m.

New Arrivals

Derek and Amy Nielsen are the parents of a son, Evan Ryan. He was born March 1 and weighed eight pounds. He joins a...

Law Enforcement Memorial Nearing Completion

A permanent memorial designed to honor Nebraska Law Enforcement officers who have died or been killed in the line of duty is nearing completion. On...

Death Notices

Lawrence Elvin Ernesti, son of Carl and Gertrude (Beck) Ernesti, was born May 6, 1928, on the family farm southwest of Clearwater, Nebraska.  Ernesti passed...

Enslow Joins Staff at The Elgin Review

Joining the staff of The Elgin Review this week is Abby Enslow of Petersburg. Mrs. Enslow will be involved in all phases of newspaper production...

Pope John Development Dinner to be Held April 5

The 23rd Annual Pope John Development Dinner will be held on Sunday, April 5, at Werner Hall in Petersburg.  Social hour begins at 5:00 p.m....

Monthly Meeting of Elgin Chamber To be Monday

The Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club will meet Monday night, March 23, at the Steel Steed Steakhouse & Saloon. Social hour will begin at...

Chili Cookoff “Hot” Event In Town Last Saturday

Nearly 300 persons turned out Saturday night to have their taste buds treated to some of the best chili around. The third annual Chili Cook-Off...

Contract, Salary Approved For New Superintendent

On Wednesday night the District #18 Board of Education made it official with the hiring of Steve Dennis to serve as superintendent of the...

District #18 to Act on Sports Co-op Tonight

The stage has been set for the District #18 Board of Education to enter, if they so choose, into a sports co-op with Pope...

March 31 Deadline to Apply for 2008 Crop Loans, Payments

Dan Steinkruger, Acting State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Nebraska reminds producers of the March 31, 2009 deadline to apply for 2008...

Mescher Wins Regional Free Throw Contest

Elgin's Chelsi Mescher placed first in the regional competition of the Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest held March 1 at Albion. She is...

Final Pope John Wrestling Stats Released

Final statistics for the 2008-2009 wrestling season at Pope John Central Catholic have been announced. The team had two state medalists this year. Dylan Heithoff...

Obituary — Jerome Salber

Jerome Salber 1926 - 2009 Jerome “Shorty” Salber died March 3, 2009 in Minnesota.  Shorty was born July 3, 1926 on the family farm in Petersburg,...

Pope John Musical Cast Announced

This year’s musical at Pope John Central Catholic High School is “You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown.”  The musical will be held on April 3,...

Celtic Guitarist to Perform in Albion

The Albion Area Arts Council will present a pre-St. Patrick’s Day concert featuring acclaimed Celtic guitarist and recording artist Jerry Barlow at 3 p.m.,...

EMS Workshop to be March 16

The Emergency Medical Services Program of the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services will offer a workshop on “Allergic Reactions” for emergency medical...

Speech Night at Elgin High School

‘Speech Night’ at Elgin High School will be held Thursday night, March 12, starting at 6 p.m. Students participating in speech competitions will be displaying...

Scholarship Drive Surpasses $1,450

Donations continue to be accepted for the Elgin Scholarship Drive being conducted by the Elgin Area Community Foundation. Last year eight students (four each from...