Yearly Archives: 2009

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...

Tree/Compost Site to Remain Open Till November 14

On Monday night, the Elgin City Council extended the days the landfill can be used by residents wishing to clean up their property before...

This Week’s Classifieds: November 4, 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...

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...