Monthly Archives: October 2009

Season Ends, Winds Down for Elgin-Area Teams

  Football Scores Ewing 44, Elgin 8   Chambers 14, Pope John 6 Despite the end of regular season loss,  Crusaders of Pope John Central Catholic have once again...

This Week’s Classifieds: October 28, 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 EVENTS: FAMILY VISITING...

Finally Harvest Time

The clouds finally went away and the sun came out over the weekend to allow the fields to dry so area farmers could get...

Tips for a Safe Halloween

The Antelope County Red Cross offers the following safety tips for the approaching Halloween celebration. They are: • Walk, slither and sneak on sidewalks, not in...

Cedar Rapids Tigers Spoil Homecoming for Elgin Eagles

ELGIN — More often than not, size matters in high school football. Cedar Rapids used their size advantage to post a 66 to 30...

Crusaders Defeat S/SA Knights in 2OT Thriller

SPALDING — Senior quarterback Curtis Childers’ two-yard run in the second overtime period lifted Pope John Central Catholic to a 36 to 28 victory...

Aden, Schiltmeyer Exchange Wedding Vows

Brandon Aden and Jennifer Schiltmeyer were married on June 27, 2009, at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Elgin.   Fr. Tom Bauwens officiated along with...

Neligh to Host Immunization Clinic

Goldenrod Hills Community Action will hold the Neligh Immunization Clinic on Thursday, November 5th, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Abundant Life Christian...

Anderson, Scholl & Fredrickson

Brandon and Lynn Anderson, Norfolk, a daughter, Brynlee Nicole, born Oct. 14, 2009, 9:01 p.m., Faith Regional Health Services, 7 pounds, 11 ounces. Sibling...

Pumpkins to Again Fly at Petersburg

The weather begins to be a little chilly with cool mornings and some snow recently. The leaves turn their many shades of yellow, orange,...

Get Together for Former Students of District #127

Antelope Co. School District 127, that was located 4 miles south of Oakdale, is having a get-together for any students that attended or teachers...

Bowen Street Culvert Project Cut Back Due to Costs

After thinking the culvert problem along Bowen Street had been resolved, the Elgin City Council was forced to re-address the issue Wednesday night at...

This Week’s Classifieds: October 21, 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 HOUSEHOLD SALE: DORIS...

EHS Homecoming Royalty

  Justin Kallhoff and Jamie Bode were crowned the 2009 EHS Homecoming King and Queen last Wednesday evening. Homecoming week at EHS culminated with Friday...

Sandhills Hide-A-Way Awarded ‘First Dollar’

The newest members of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club were recognized Thursday night at a Chamber ‘After Five’ held at Elgin Insurance Services....

EHS Homecoming Coronation to be Held Tonight

School spirit is in abundance this week at Elgin High School. It’s Homecoming Week and numerous activities are underway. Wednesday night (tonight) nine seniors will find...

Sports – Football and Volleyball

Cedar Rapids’ Fourth Quarter Touchdown Upsets Crusaders CEDAR RAPIDS — A fourth quarter touchdown by Cedar Rapids proved to be the difference Friday night as the...

Conservation Reserve Program Payments Begin

Dan Steinkruger, State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Nebraska Tuesday announced that starting today USDA will begin issuing $69,486,936 in Conservation...

Supervisors to Seek Bids for Courthouse Repairs

Work Likely to Begin This Spring NELIGH — There’s a movement going on at the Antelope County Courthouse. No, it doesn’t involve anyone or any...

District #18 Approves Plan for Fall Sports Co-op with PJCC

Pope John School Board Will Vote Later This Month All that remains for Elgin Public Schools and Pope John Central Catholic to form a fall...