Yearly Archives: 2009

BREAKING NEWS! District 18 Hires New Superintendent

Following Thursday night's final interview for the Elgin Public School superintendent position,  the school board offered the position to Steve Dennis of Ord, NE....

This Week’s Classifieds, February 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: MAKE PLANS...

The ‘King’ Comes to Petersburg

Fans of 'Rock'n Roll' turned out Friday night in Petersburg to catch a glimpse of ‘The King.’ Elvis impersonator Joseph Hall took more than...

Love and Laughter at Tilden

Saturday night brought abundant love and laughter to the aisles at Peace UCC in Tilden.  From the solos at the pre-performance dessert to the...

Hall of Fame Inductees

On Friday afternoon at a special ceremony in the Elgin High School gymnasium, Chad Schmitt and Jerry Mundorf were formally inducted into the newly-formed...

Stamp Earns Return Trip to State Wrestling Meet

PENDER — Elgin High School senior Austin Stamp will again compete for a gold medal at the State High School Wrestling Tournament later this...

New Arrivals

Aaron and Tina Moore of Omaha are the parents of quadruplets born January 20, 2009.  Each baby weighed almost three pounds with Noah weighing...

New Arrivals

Randy and Krista Eisenhauer of Elgin are the parents of a new baby daughter.  Kierstyn Marie was  born on Monday, February 9, 2009 at Boone...

Crusaders Qualify Four for State Wrestling Tournament

PENDER — Four Pope John Central Catholic wrestlers will proudly wear the school colors into Omaha’s Qwest Center Thursday to compete at the NSAA...

Wild Game Feed Draws Big Crowd

Approximately 150 persons were treated to fine cuisine Wednesday night at the fifth annual Wild Game Feed held at Boomerang's in Elgin. Once the doors...

School District #18 to Approach PJCC About Sports Co-op

School District #18 will explore co-oping sports programs with Pope John Central Catholic (PJCC) and possibly Elkhorn Valley in the coming weeks. At Thursday night's...

Superintendent Candidates Was Three, Now Two

The District #18 Board of Education Wednesday afternoon began the interview phase in their search for a new superintendent. On that day, all six...

County Food Pantry Recipient of Second-Graders Food Drive

The Antelope County Food Pantry was the beneficiary of the generosity of Elgin Public School students Tuesday. On that day, Bill and Bev Alderson,...

Hestekind, Seier Death Notices

Donald J. Hestekind Donald J. Hestekind, 74 of Elgin, died Friday, February 6, 2009 at his home. Funeral services were held Wednesday, February 11, 2009...

Wild Game Feasts Held

The Fifth Annual Wild Game Feed will be held at Boomerangs on Wednesday, February 11. The food is scheduled to be served at 7:15...

Three To Be Interviewed For District 18 Superintendent Position

At a special meeting of the District #18 Board of Education to be held Wednesday night (tonight), board members will take the next in...

Antelope Co. Cancer Support Group To Meet

The Antelope County Cancer Support Group will hold their monthly meeting on Saturday, February 14 at 10 a.m. at the Elgin United Method Church. All...

Mundorf, Smith First Inductees in EPS Athletic Hall of Fame

  Elgin Public Schools Monday released the names of the first athlete and coach to be inducted into its newly established athletic Hall of Fame....

District 18 To Explore Co-oping All Jr High Sports, Winter/Spring High School Sports

There just might be fewer basketball games for local fans to attend next winter, depending on what action the District #18 Board of Education...

Girls Sub-Districts Begin Monday At Clarkson

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