Monthly Archives: July 2009

Kids’ Races Highlight Vetch Days

Boys and girls participated last week in the Vetch Days’ Kids Races. Fore the complete story, subscribe to the Elgin Review

12 & Under Girls Finish Softball Season

On June 18, Elgin 12 & Under girls hosted Creighton for a doubleheader. In the first game, Elgin came up shot, losing 19 to...

Local 4-H Team Wins Local Contest

Four Antelope County 4-Hers, representing Nebraska, brought home the gold honors from the National Shooting Sports invitational last week. The four-day event was held...

St. Boniface Students Return for Alumni Banquet

The St. Boniface School 66th Alumni Banquet was held Saturday night, June 27, 2009, celebrating 105 years. Alumni Committee Officers this year were: President, Don...

Death Notices – Pelster and Scholl

Claire L. Pelster, 77 of Petersburg, Nebraska died Monday, June 29, 2009 at the Friendship Villa Nursing Home in Spalding, Nebraska. Funeral Services will be...

Post Office Closed July 4

In observance of Independence Day, the Elgin Post Office will be closed on Saturday, July 4.

EMT Classes Set

The Allied Health Department at Northeast Community College in Norfolk continues its free, one-session workshops for emergency medical service technicians in the area.  All workshops...

Children Enjoy Water Fights

Children and some adults grabbed the hoses and showed their mettle competing in water fights as part of the Vetch Days celebration. The barrel...

Vetch Days Parade Results

Judges had a difficult time Tuesday night judging the Vetch Days Parade. For the complete story, subscribe to the Elgin Review.

Counties Eligible for USDA Emergency Loans

Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Executive Director, Doy Unzicker announced last week that family farmers in three counties are eligible to apply for...

Scholarship Recipients

At the Elgin High School Alumni Banquet, three members of the Class of 2009 were awarded scholarships. They were (l-r): Ayli Carrero, Chris DeWald...

New Pastor to Begin Duties at Elgin UMC This Month

Pastor Bonnie Linton-Hendrick will be on board beginning July 1, and will be leading Worship and Communion on July 5 at 11 a.m. at...

New Arrivals – Miller and Bergman

Gareth Lee Miller was born on June 4, 2009 at Banner Health Hospital in Ogallala NE to Dr. Troy and Danene (Hellbusch) Miller. He...

This Week’s Classifieds, July 1

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   HELP WANTED:  Now...

Childers, Warren on Dean’s List

Southeast Community College has released its Dean’s List for the 2009 spring quarter for the Beatrice, Lincoln and Milford campuses.

AMH Quilt Drawing Held

“This spring, a quilt with a beautiful southwestern theme was anonymously donated to Antelope Memorial Hospital’s Wellness Department for a raffle drawing,” said Barb...

Beckman, Mackel Host Red-E-4-Fun Meeting

Nineteen members of the Elgin Red-E-4-Fun club met at the Elgin Community Center on Friday afternoon. Each member brought a food dish that started with...

50th Anniversary a “Trip” to Remember for Ken and Lori Krause

Kenneth and Lori Krause returned home Sunday evening, June 21 from a 12-day vacation planned by their children and given to them as a...

Making Cookies

Alyssa Moser of Clearwater and Hailey Evens of Tilden form their cookie dough into balls at a recent Antelope County 4-H cookie baking workshop. ...

Tobacco Coalition Meeting set for O’Neill

Please join us for our Quarterly Tobacco Coalition meeting at the North Central District Health Department office in O’Neill on Wednesday July 8, 2009...