Monthly Archives: May 2009

EHS Seniors Awarded Scholarships

Elgin High School seniors received a number of prestigious scholarships upon graduation.

NPPD Seeking Small Scale Energy Resources Through Purchase Agreements

Finding small-scale renewable energy resources ranging from wind and solar to methane for the generation of electricity is the thrust of a new Request...

NVC All-Star Games Friday

The NVC All-Star Basketball games will be played Friday night at O’Neill High School.

State Golf Tournament Begins Today

ELGIN — For the seventh consecutive year, Pope John Central Catholic’s golf team will challenge for a state championship in boys golf. Starting Wednesday (today)...

Meis Wins Two Medals at State Meet Saturday

Pope John, Elgin High Athletes Compete Against the Best in Class D OMAHA — Elgin and Pope John track athletes competing at the State Track...

Antelope Tracks Coming Events

May 27 — Antelope County 4-H Livestock Judging Contest, Fairgrounds, Neligh May 28 & 29 — Tractor Safety – Hazardous Occupation Training, 9 a.m. –...

Hoefer Earns Business Degree from Nebraska Wesleyan U.

Dr. Fred Ohles, President of Nebraska Wesleyan University, awarded degrees to approximately 500 graduate students during Nebraska Wesleyan University’s 120th annual commencement exercises held...

St. Boniface Class of 2009

The class of 2009 at St. Boniface, has made their way down the isle, received their diplomas and is now looking forward to junior...

Death Notice – Helen Schmitt

Helen Amelia Schmitt, 77, died Sunday, May 24, 2009 in her home. Helen was born July 9, 1931 in Elgin, NE to John &...

5th Sunday Service at Tilden

The Elkhorn River Parish will be having their parish-wide 5th Sunday Service at the Faith United Methodist Church 304 S. Madison, Tilden, NE.  The...

Bombeck to Attend Boys State in Lincoln

Jared Bombeck, son of Bruce and Julie Bombeck of Grand Island has been chosen as a representative to Cornhusker Boys State to be held...

Times Announced to Pick Up PJ Report Cards

The Northeast Nebraska Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) Council is hosting one more recycling event, but this time to include both computers and TVs. ...

Nebraska to go Smoke Free on June 1

The statewide smoking ban takes effect on June 1, and the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and local health departments are...

Ex-Deputies, County Reach Settlement

A dispute between former deputies of the Antelope County Sheriff’s Department against Sheriff Darrell Hamilton and Antelope County is now over. During a special meeting...

Tickets Remain on Sale for June ‘Elvis’ Concert

The Committee for the Continuation of Pope John is sponsoring Elvis impersonator, Joseph Hall.  Hall will be performing in the St. Boniface Gym in Elgin...

Vetch Days Schedule Finalized

With less than a month remaining before the annual Vetch Days celebration, the schedule of events was finalized at the May meeting of the...

Fallen Remembered on Memorial Day

Bright sunlight illuminated tombstones and made the colors of flowers jump out Monday morning as Memorial Day was observed with ceremonies at local cemeteries. As...

EPS Awards Night Held Last Week

Awards Night was held at Elgin Public Schools on Tuesday night, May 12.

Fr. Fangman Celebrates 60th Anniversary of Ordination

Father Paul Fangman, a native of Raeville, celebrates the sixtieth anniversary of his ordination in the priesthood this May.  Fr. Fangman has been a parish...

Crusader Golf Team Headed to State

EWING — For the seventh consecutive year, Pope John Central Catholic’s golf team will compete for the team title at the Class D State...