Monthly Archives: April 2009

Death Notice – Ollendick

Ruth E. Ollendick, 97 of Neligh, died Monday, April 27, 2009 at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk. Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Friday, May...

Youth in Agricultural Education Excels In Supervised Agricultural Experiences

Pershing Auditorium was filled with FFA members, advisors, families and supporters.  On April 3, 2009, 411 FFA members filled the stage to receive their State...

Pope John Junior High Track Results

The Pope John junior high track team competed Saturday at the NVC Meet held at O’Neill.

Golfers Compete At Scotus Invite

COLUMBUS — Competing last week at the Scotus Invitational, Pope John golfers finished eight out of 17 teams.

Eagle Boys Fifth at Wausa Invitational Saturday

PIERCE — Elgin High’s track team competed in cool temperatures Saturday at the Wausa Invitational held at Pierce High School.

Childers is Medalist as Crusaders Win at Neligh

NELIGH — Competing against 10 other teams Monday, Pope John’s golf team again showed their mettle against some of the best teams in the...

Jr. Eagles Win Medals at NVC Meet Saturday

Athletes from Elgin Junior High competed Saturday at the NVC Junior High Track Meet held at O’Neill.

Kinney, Dierks Top the Field At St. Mary’s

O’NEILL — Temperatures were unseasonably warm Thursday as both Pope John and Elgin competed at the St. Mary’s Invitational track meet. There was good competition...

Death Notice – Hoefer

Quentin “Bud” Hoefer, 88, of North Platte passed away April 23, 2009, at Great Plains Regional Medical Center. Mass of Christian Burial was held...

Seniors Receive Bibles

In keeping with a long standing tradtion at Park Congregational United Church of Christ, graduating seniors receive Bibles from the church with their names...

Community Cleanup Day A Success Once Again

Saturday’s weather may not have been the most inducive for outdoor activity, but that didn’t matter here in Elgin. Another step forward was taken in...

New Arrival – Macie Ray Swanson

A new baby girl, Macie Ray Swanson, was welcomed by Kenny and Angie Swanson on April 20, 2009. She weighed 6 lbs 14.5 oz...

Hall, Holtz Plan To Wed in June

Kenny and Debbie Hall of Carroll have announced the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Ann to Jon Holtz, son of Dan and Alice Holtz...

July Nuptials for Galica, Zabka

Kelli A. Galica and Ryan P. Zabka are happy to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Roxann and Dan Galica of Oshkosh....

EHS Students Receive Top Marks at District Music Contest

District Music Contest was held Friday, April 24, 2009 at Boone Central High School in Albion.  Elgin Public Schools had 15 entries in the...

Cancer Support Group to Host Info Meeting

The Antelope County Cancer Support Group will be hosting an informational meeting with Shelley Fischer at 10 a.m. May 2, 2009 at the Elgin...

Hungry Band Stops at Restaurant

Dean Henn brought in this picture postcard of a band banquet held at the Van Cleve Cafe in Elgin many, many years ago. Members...

Locks of Love

Kelsey Welding is a 4th grader at Elgin Public.  She decided to donate her hair to Locks of Love when her 6-year-old cousin, Keric,...

Physicians and Public Urged To be on Watch for Swine Flu

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services issued an alert Saturday to physicians to be on the watch for swine influenza in humans.  While...

Look What Mike Found!

The famous young “Clearwater Elk” as featured in the Nebraskaland magazine in 2007 takes up residence at Sandhill Seasons Guest Ranch & Hunts from...