Monthly Archives: July 2009

Quad County Volleyball League Forming

All fifth or sixth grade girls are invited to play in the Quad County Volleyball League that begins on Sunday, August 23.   All games...

FSA to Hold ACRE Info Meeting Aug. 6

The Antelope County Farm Service Agency (FSA) will be holding an information meeting to discuss the new Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Program on...

County Fair Celebrations Are Underway

Antelope, Wheeler County Fairs Offer Something for Everyone The Antelope County Fair is underway with a number of new attractions and some favorites from years...

This Week’s Classifieds: July 29, 2009

WHERE TO EAT: SERVING EITHER Rib Steak or Prime Rib every Monday 6 pm - 9 pm. $10.95. Knotty Pine, 402-386-5488, Petersburg, NE.  1tfc GARAGE SALES: THREE...

Bauer, Beckman to Play in Shrine Bowl Saturday

For high school football standouts Josh Beckman and Andrew Bauer, this week is HUGE! They will join the best football players from across the state...

Red Hatters to Meet Tuesday

A reminder to the Red-E-4-Fun, Elgin Red Hatters.   Meet at 6:45 PM on July 28, in front of the Elgin Community Center to tour...

Cancer Survivor Group to Meet Tuesday, July 28

A Cancer Survivor Support Group will hold a meeting Tuesday, July 28. The meeting will be at 10 a.m. at the Elgin Methodist Church. All...

Wilkinson Family Reunion to be Sunday

The Annual Wilkinson Family Reunion will be held Sunday July 26, 2009 at the Oakdale Community Center in Oakdale  There will be a pot luck...

Death Notice – Leon Voborny

Funeral services for Leon Voborny, age 46 of Elgin, will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday at the St. Francis Catholic Church in Neligh. Burial will...

Schmitt Family Reunion Held July 4th

Descendents of the Ted and Francis (Preusser) Schmitt family gathered for their bi-annual reunion at the Plantation House in Elgin on July 4, 2009. Approximately...

Supervisors Delay Action on Motor Grader, Dump Truck

The Antelope County Board of Supervisors delayed the expenditure of tax dollars on the purchase of a mtor grader and used dump truck during...

Dispose of Used Oil at Clearwater County Barn

Throughout the summer, persons will be able to drop off used oil safely in Clearwater. Persons can dispose of used oil at the Clearwater...

Pope John CC Alumni Banquet is Saturday Night

Pope John Alumni Banquet will be held Saturday night, July 25.   The evening will begin with Mass at 5:30 p.m. in the St. Boniface Church,...

Historical Society to Meet on August 2

The Antelope County Historical Society will meet at 2 p.m. Sunday, August 2, in the meeting room of the Neligh Public Library. The meeting is...

Voborny, 46, Died Saturday at Creighton Medical Center

A 46-year-old Elgin man died Saturday from injuries sustained after falling off a horse. Leon Voborny, a longtime employee at Niewohner Brothers Feedlot, was injured...

Garden to be on Display During Tour

Elgin Young N Lively Club’s 2009 Garden Tour will be held on Wednesday evening, July 22 (tonight). Beginning at 5 p.m., ticket holders will be...

Chamber Announces Summer Social Date

To be at Flobert Springs Under ideal conditions Monday night, the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club held their monthly meeting at the Plantation Bed & ...

Fire Damages Motor Home Just Outside of Elgin

Elgin firefighters and rescue personnel were called out last week to put out a motor home fire just west of Elgin. Fire Chief Jim Kittleson...

Card Shower Planned for Fern (Baum) Farris

The family of Fern Baum Farris invite you to celebrate her 80th birthday with a card shower and open house on July 18, 2009....

Sports Co-op Okays Uniform Designs

With the colors of red, black and silver and the mascot chosen, the Elgin Public-Pope John sports co-op took another step forward last week...