Monthly Archives: January 2011

Waterbury Elected District #18 School Board President

The District #18 Board of Education said goodbye to one member and welcomed her successor during Wednesday night’s meeting. School Board Vice President Mary Bauer...

Shelli Riedmiller Swerzck to be Inducted into Sports Hall of Fame

Elgin Public Schools is proud to release the name of the soon-to-be inductee to the Elgin Public School Hall of Fame. Shelli Riedmiller Swerzck, a...

Clear Those Fire Hydrants and Gas Meters!

It’s a given that if you ever need the assistance of your local fire department, they will answer your call for help. But, there are...

This Week’s Classifieds: January 12, 2011

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 GARAGE SALE: LARGE...

Wolfpack Win Elgin Invitational Wrestling Tournament

ELGIN — For Coach Doug Jones and the Wolfpack wrestling team, the Elgin Wrestling Invitational Saturday was a day to remember. Eleven Wolfpack wrestlers earned...

Second Half Surge Lifts O’Neill Past EPPJ

O’NEILL — Turning in their best performance of the season, the Wolfpack boys basketball team gave O’Neill all they wanted before falling 68 to...

Wolfpack Girls Defeat St. Mary’s

ELGIN — The Elgin Wolfpack girls basketball team made it two-in-a-row Friday night with a 39 to 35 victory over St. Mary’s. The victory boosted...

Jerome Roth

Jerome B. Roth 1927 - 2011 Jerome Bruno Roth, son of Frank L. and Catherine M. (Heithoff) Roth, was born May 16, 1927 at Elgin, NE....

Lucille Lordemann

Lucille J. Lordemann 1918 - 2011 Lucille Josephine (Salber) Lordemann, daughter of George and Anna (Schmitt) Salber, was born October 4, 1918 on a farm north...

State Senator Kate Sullivan Back in Lincoln

By Kate Sullivan District #41 State Senator The First Session of the 102nd Legislature was gaveled into order by Lieutenant Governor Rick Sheehy at 10:00 a.m....

Brecken James Penne

Jamy and Jamie Penne, Tilden, are the proud parents of a son, Brecken James, born Dec. 10, 2010, 12:25 a.m., at Faith Regional Health...

Sydney Niewohner

Sydney Niewohner was born to Craig and Jessica Niewohner of Elgin on December 16, 2010 at Faith Regional in Norfolk. She weighed 8 lbs,...

Elgin Public Library Changes Hours

Librarian Joyce Sullivan announced last week that new hours of operation on Mondays and Wednesdays are now in effect at the Elgin Public Library....

Heithoff, LEAD Team Heads to Central America

An ocean breeze, blue skies, beaches and tropical trees … all what one would consider ideal conditions to a winter vacation getaway. For one...

Two-Day Storm Dumps 11 Inches of Snow on Community

As much as 11 inches of snow brought activity in and around Elgin to nearly a standstill earlier this week. Snow began falling late Saturday...

More Snow Hits Elgin Area

EPPJ Wrestlers Place Sixth at Stanton Invite

STANTON — Wolfpack wrestlers fared well Wednesday at the Stanton Invitational Wrestling Tournament. Postponed earlier in the season due to bad weather, the tournament featured...

Wolfpack Girls Defeat Burwell in 3OT Thriller

ELGIN — Some teams form an identity. It’s safe to say the EPPJ Wolfpack girls basketball team are not quitters. Playing in the first round...

Alex Grosserode Earns BSA Eagle Scout Award

On December 16, 2010 Alex Grosserode, son of Linda Grosserode and the late Randy Grosserode of Oakdale, earned the Boy Scout of America Eagle...

Future Generations Campaign Makes Goal!

Pope John High School opened the three year Future Generations Campaign in October of 2007. In spite of a difficult economy the campaign went...