Monthly Archives: July 2010

Irene Wilkinson

Irene E. Wilkinson 1920 - 2010 Irene Elizabeth Wilkinson, daughter of Bernard and Teresa (Tunink) Von Bonn was born November 5, 1920 at Petersburg, NE.  She was...

Knievel Completing Basic Training With Army National Guard

  Kyle Knievel is currently completing his training with the Army National Guard in Fort Jackson, SC. He will be in training until his graduation,...

Kanyon Leigh Allemang

Kanyon Leigh Allemang was born June 30, 2010, at Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk. She weighed seven pounds, 10 ounces at birth and was...

Anna Grace and Ava Marie Bauer

Keli and Scott Bauer of Grand Island, NE are the parents of twin daughters born June 25, 2010. Anna Grace weighed six pounds, seven...

Brogan Henry Demo

Krista and Robert Demo of Fennimore, Wis., are the parents of a son, Brogan Henry, born July 6, 2010. He weighed seven pounds, two...

Pope John Alumni Banquet Ticket Deadline is Friday

Alumni from Pope John Central Catholic XXIII High School will soon be returning home! The annual alumni banquet is scheduled for Saturday night, July 24,...

Groundbreaking to be Wednesday in Petersburg

A ceremonial groundbreaking for the Laredo Ridge Wind project will be held Wednesday, July 21, in Petersburg. Representatives from Midwest Wind Energy, Laredo Ridge Wind...

Wine Tasting Event Draws Big Crowd

Approximately 200 persons turned out Friday evening to take part in a wine tasting event held to raise funds in support of St. Boniface...

Bartlett Q125 Celebration Starts Friday

A weekend celebration will mark the Q125 celebration for Bartlett on July 16-18. Activities will get underway Friday evening with a street dance featuring “The...

Pay Raises Approved for Administration, Certified Staff at District #18

Meeting Monday night, the District #18 Board of Education approved salary increases for administration and classified staff. Five board members (Laurie Waterbury had an excused...

This Week’s Classifieds: July 7, 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: Wheeler...

Supervisors Look at Flood Damage Repair Costs

Having learned of the damage the ‘Flood of 2010’ left in its’ wake, the Antelope County Board of Supervisors last week began assessing how...

Irene E. Wilkinson

Irene E. Wilkinson 1921 - 2010 Irene E. Wilkinson, 89 of Elgin, NE passed away Sunday, June 27, 2010 at the Boone County Health Center in...

10 & Under Girls Win League Tournament

Elgin’s 10 & Under softball team won their league tournament over the weekend to finish the season 13-0.  The team traveled to Battle Creek...

Father Ross Burkhalter Getting Settled In

On Saturday morning, Father Ross Burkhalter seemed comfortable in his new surroundings at the rectory of St. Boniface Catholic Church in Elgin. Just days earlier,...

Fourth of July Activities at Neligh

The recent flood may have damaged part of Neligh, but it won’t prevent the Neligh Young Men’s Club from holding their 38th annual Old...

EHS Alumni Banquet Held

The 2010 Elgin High School Alumni Banquet was held on Saturday, June 26, in the EHS gym. A total of 106 alumni, spouses, and...

St. Boniface Alumni Banquet Held

A total of 69 alumni and guests gathered for the 67th annual St. Boniface School Alumni Banquet at the Elgin KC Hall on Saturday...

Tami’s Treasure Chest is Elgin’s Newest Business

Saturday marked the first day of business for Elgin’s newest business — Tami’s Treasure Chest, L.L.C. Owned by Tami and Jerry Schrage of Raeville, the...

Q125 Celebrated at Park Church

Pianist Joanne Anderson’s played the hymn “I Love to Tell the Story” Sunday afternoon at Park Congregational United Church of Christ. The words to...