Yearly Archives: 2010

Kerkman Re-Elected as Chairman of County Supervisors

Elgin’s LeRoy Kerkman will continue to serve as chairman of the Antelope County Board of Supervisors. During a meeting held Tuesday, Jan. 12, the supervisors...

OPPD to Purchase Energy from Petersburg Wind Farm

The Omaha Public Power District Board of Directors announced Thursday it has approved a power purchase agreement expected to substantially increase the district’s renewable...

School Board Hears Update on Proposed Fredrickson Memorial Garden

At Monday night’s meeting of the District #18 Board of Education, board members learned more about a memorial garden sought to be placed on...

This Week’s Classifieds: January 20, 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: Tilden...

Robert Landon Pelster, Reggie Alexander Dittmer

Rob and Katie (Adelson) Pelster of Waverly are the proud parents of a son, Robert Landon Pelster, born December 29, 2009 at 12:37 p.m....

Wolfpack Roll Past Leigh

ELGIN — The Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack made it two victories in a row Tuesday night with a convincing 49 to 35 victory over...

EPPJ Wrestlers Finish Second at Elgin Invitational

ELGIN — Eight teams competed Saturday at the 16th annual Elgin Wrestling Invitational held at Elgin High School. The Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack wrestling team...

Wolfpack Defeats O’Neill 47 to 45

ELGIN — Facing their biggest challenge of the season, Elgin Public-Pope John held off a late rally to defeat O’Neill 47 to 45. The two-point...

Florence D. Anderson

Florence D. Anderson 1914 - 2010 Funeral services for Florence D. Anderson, 96, of Madison will be at 11 a.m., Friday, January 15, 2010 at Trinity...

Timeline Laid Out for Laredo Ridge Wind Farm Near Petersburg

During a presentation last week before the Boone County Board of Supervisors, a representative from Midwest Wind Energy (MWE) laid out a time line...

State Senators Convene in Lincoln

By Senator Kate Sullivan District #41 State Senator The Second Session of the 101st Legislature was gaveled into order by Lieutenant Governor Rick Sheehy at 10...

Redding, Heithoff Named 2009 Outstanding 4-H’ers

The Antelope County 4-H Program celebrated a 4-H Kick-Off Party Sunday, January 10 at the Neligh American Legion Club. 4-H’ers from the county were...

Paper Drive to be Held Saturday

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, Jan. 16. Seniors and seventh graders are in charge of the project. The following...

School Board Meets Thursday, January 14

A light agenda is on tap for the District #18 Board of Education when they hold their regular monthly meeting on Thursday night, Jan....

Miller Home Sustains Fire Damage

Elgin Fire & Rescue team members worked with the Oakdale Fire Department in putting out a house fire on Tuesday, January 5.  The call came...

This Week’s Classifieds: January 13, 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: SEMI...

Grotrians Welcome Baby Daughter

              A baby daughter, Sawyer Grayce, was born on December 3, 2009 at Good Samaritan in Kearney to Ryan and Kim Grotrian of Minden....

AMH ‘Biggest and Best Loser’ Contest Begins in February

By Tammy Struebing AMH P.R. Director “The holiday season is one of the easiest times to gain excess weight,” said Barb Tichota, AMH Wellness Coordinator. “In...

Wolfpack Girls Win Burwell Tourney

BURWELL — Domination. That word describes the championship game of the Burwell Holiday Tournament which the Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack girls won by defeating Cedar...

Wolfpack Boys Take Third at Tourney

BURWELL — Elgin Public-Pope John (EPPJ) claimed third place in the Burwell Holiday Tournament by defeating Neligh-Oakdale 54 to 30 Wednesday afternoon. The Wolfpack dominated...