Monthly Archives: November 2009

Heithoff Featured Speaker at Veterans Day Program

ELGIN — Having seen the horrors of war first-hand in Iraq, Elgin native Keith Heithoff gave the Veterans Day Address Wednesday morning at St....

Pope John Paper Drive is Saturday

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, Nov. 21. Freshmen and sophomores are in charge of the project. The following are...

This Week’s Classifieds: November 18, 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: Are you...

Flyers End Crusaders’ Season 52 to 20

HUMPHREY — Eight turnovers proved to be too much for the Pope John Crusaders to overcome Tuesday night as Humphrey St. Francis claimed a...

Petersburg Wins Three NCIP Awards

e recipient of community awards at the Governor’s Second Annual Conference on Rural Development and the NCIP Award’s Banquet.  The banquet was held last...

Logan Zane Heithoff

Rick and Tiffany Heithoff of Lincoln are the proud parents of twin sons born on September 21, 2009. Logan Zane weighed 6 lbs, 8...

Margaret E. Childers

Margaret E. Childers 1919 - 2009 Margaret Evelyn Childers, 90, of Burwell, Nebraska died November 7, 2009 at Community Memorial Health Center in Burwell, Nebraska. Funeral services...

Baum Qualifies for World Livestock Auctioneer Championship

Elgin native Ted Baum has used his fast-talking ways to qualify for the 2010 World Livestock Auctioneer Championship (WLAC).  Baum was one of eight...

Businesses to Sponsor Free Turkey Give-A-Way

Once again, the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club wants to make sure everyone has the opportunity to enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner. Businesses as well as...

Jonny Dodge Opens Elgin Location

Nearly a year ago, Elgin’s lone car dealership, Blair Motors, closed its doors. The east side of the downtown appeared bare as there were...

This Week’s Classifieds: November 11, 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...

Lady Crusaders Place Third at NVC Tournament

O’NEILL — In recent times, Ewing has had Pope John’s number on the volleyball court. That all changed Friday night as the Lady Crusaders...

Crusaders Open Playoffs With Victory over Raiders

LAWRENCE — On a night when the skies opened up and rain fell non stop, Pope John Central Catholic once again reaffirmed its position...

Antelope Memorial Hospital Issues Visitation Guidelines

“The residents of Antelope County are now actively in the ‘cold and flu’ season and have a high-rate of influenza-like illnesses in this area,”...

Asher Michael Eischeid

Michael and Angie Eischeid of Tilden are the proud parents of a son, Asher Michael, born Saturday, October 31. He weighed six pounds, 11...

Vonda Florine Mlnarik

Vonda Florine Mlnarik 1917 - 2009 Vonda F. Mlnarik, 92, formerly of Ewing, NE died Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at St. Joseph’s Rehabilitation and Care Center...

NPPD Establishes New Website

While the health care debate is garnering much attention these days, climate change debate appears poised for its place on the Congressional floor. To help...

Book Fair at St. Boniface School

November 6 through the 13 have been set for the annual Book Fair at St. Boniface. Pope John students unloaded the many books that...

Veterans Day Program is Wednesday

St. Boniface Gymnasium will be the site for the annual Veterans Day program to be held Wednesday, Nov. 11. The program is scheduled to begin...

Elgin Endowment Qualifies for More Hunt Challenge Grant Funds

Little over a year after it’s formation, the Paul and Karen Seger Family Fund recently made a significant donation to the Elgin Endowment Fund.  Their...