Monthly Archives: August 2009

Elgin Chamber to Meet Monday Night

The monthly meeting of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club will be held Monday night, August 31. Social hour will begin at 6 p.m. at...

Antelope County Fines & Sentencings

The following cases were heard in the Antelope County District Court before the Honorable James G. Kube on July 29, 2009: State v. Colby L....

Men’s Softball Team Finishes Second at State

A men’s softball team from Elgin enjoyed tremendous success throughout the summer. Sponsored by Central Valley Ag, The Steel Steed Steakhouse & Saloon, and Tab...

Eagles Open Football Season Friday Night

ELGIN — After two years of being ranked at or near the top of the Class D-2 state football polls, the Elgin Eagles enter...

Phyllis J. Beckman

Phyllis J. Beckman 1934 - 2009 Phyllis Jean Beckman, daughter of William and Luella (Kuester) Kerkman was born August 4, 1934 at Elgin, NE. She attended...

District #18 School Board to Meet Thursday Night

  The District #18 Board of Education will meet Thursday night, Aug. 27, for a budget workshop session. The meeting, open to the public, will begin...

City’s Proposed Tax Asking to Rise by $5,400

A date has been set for the Grant City Council to hold a public hearing on the proposed 2009-2010 fiscal year budget. Tuesday, September 8,...

County Budget Hearing to be September 8

The proposed budget to be considered by the supervisors came as a result of cutting $300,000 at a meeting earlier this month. Supervisors agreed to...

Meis Family Recognized for Volunteer Efforts

The St. Boniface / St. Bonaventure Parish Picnic was held August 24th on the St. Boniface grounds. Over 125 parishioners were in attendance to...

This Week’s Classifieds: August 26, 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 HELP WANTED: HELP...

This Week’s Classifieds: August 19, 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 HELP WANTED: CLINIC...

Date Set For Organic Farm Tour

Learning about crop varieties, weed control, crop rotations, and equipment will be the focus of a tour organic farms. The tour will begin at...

Hoefer & Co. Shoot 55 to Win Pope John CC Golf Tournament Saturday

Ten teams battled hot temperatures Saturday to compete in the Pope John Golf Tournament held at Summerland Golf Course near Ewing.

Bow Hunter Class Set at Clearwater

A bow hunter safety course will be held on Saturday, August 29. The location will be the Clearwater Community Room. The course will run...

Obituaries-Rethmeier and Prater

Funeral services for Charles (Chick) Rethmeier age 98 of Neligh were at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 1, 2009 at Laurel Hill Cemetery Neligh. Condolences may...

Simons, Ahlers Set Wedding Date

Jeana Simons and Ryan Ahlers will exchange wedding vows at 2 p.m. on August 29, 2009, at St. Bonaventure Church in Raeville.  The dance...

Elgin Twirlers Complete Season

The Elgin Twirlers’ final performance of the summer was held at the Elgin Community Center on Aug. 4. They spent their final practice, on...

Kinney Family Reunion Held

The Kinney Family Reunion was held in Elgin July 31 through August 2 with the Roland Kinney family serving as hosts. Forty-five members attended...

Beckman Family Celebrates Birthday

The family of Phyllis Beckman gathered Sunday, August 2 at the Good Samaritan Home in Albion to help her celebrate her 75th Birthday. Those visiting...

Honor Show Chow Fitting Challenge Seeking Team from Antelope County

An Elgin man is recuperating at home after suffering second-degree burns last week. Gary Beckman suffered burns on both arms, his neck and parts of...