Monthly Archives: March 2010

This Week’s Classifieds: March 31, 2010

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: Jonny...

Elgin High Students Bring Home Art Awards

The Elgin Public 8th — 12th grade Art students competed at the Wakefield Invitational Art Show on Wednesday, March 24. The high school students...

Thiele Receives Roncalli Award

The 24th annual Pope John Development Banquet was held Sunday evening, March 28th at Werner Hall in Petersburg.   The Roncalli Award is presented each year...

Ladies Nite Out Ticket Sales Strong

One of the biggest celebrations of the year, the event will be held Wednesday evening, April 7, at the Elgin Knights of Columbus Hall. ...

Twelve Schools Attend Solo Music Contest

The Elgin Elementary Solo — Ensemble Contest was held Saturday, March 27, 2010.  Twelve schools participated, including Clearwater, Stanton, St. Edward, Cedar Rapids, Verdigre, Orchard,...

Fredrickson Estate Helps Scholarship Fund

For seven years, she helped shape the education of students at Elgin Public Schools. Now, the estate of Dr. Gayla Fredrickson will help students...

This Week’s Classifieds: March 24, 2010

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: Taking...

Pope John Spring Musical This Weekend

Three performances this weekend  are scheduled for the spring musical at Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High.  Cinderella (Enchanted Edition) will be performed Friday and...

VonBonn Chili Champ

Nearly three hours after it started, there was little chili left to be served at the second annual Chili Cook-Off held Saturday night. There was...

Vetch Days Planning Continues

Elgin's Vetch Days celebration is set for June 26-30 and event planning continues.  Acting on an idea shared by the Petersburg Community Club, the...

Easter Egg Hunt Saturday

The event will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday morning, March 27, at the Elgin City Park.  In case of inclement weather, the event...

Albion Arts Council to Feature Celtic Cabaret

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day the Albion Area Arts Council will present singer Jill Anderson’s popular Irish-themed Celtic Cabaret Sunday, March 21st at...

Evan Douglas Vandersnick

Brian and Shanda Vandersnick welcomed their first child, Evan Douglas, at 3:20 pm on December 19, at Memorial Hospital in Omaha, NE.  He was...

Six Earn Academic All-State Honors

Six scholar athletes, three each from Elgin Public Schools and Pope John Central Catholic, were recognized last week by the Nebraska School Activities Association...

Janelle Weed

Janelle E. Weed 1952 - 2010 Janelle Eileen Loges, daughter of John J. and Elizabeth L. (Sheets) Loges, was born July 5, 1952 at University of...

Amelita Tunink

Amelita A. “Lita” Tunink 1927 - 2010 Amelita A. Heithoff, daughter of Albert and Eleanor (Kroeger) Heithoff was born August 14, 1927 at the family farm...

Elgin Public Library Awarded Grant For Books

Our library has been awarded a BOOKS FOR CHILDREN grant.  We also were selected to receive an additional $350 worth of math and science...

Date Set For Easter Egg Hunt

  With the Easter holiday rapidly approaching, the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club has announced more details about the upcoming Easter Egg Hunt. This year’s egg...

Pope John Paper Drive is Saturday

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, March 20. Juniors and eighth graders are in charge of the project. The...

Supervisors Act on Bids

The acceptance of bids was the focus of the Antelope County Board of Supervisors when they met last week. Four times the supervisors unanimously voted...