Monthly Archives: May 2011

Elgin Public Graduation Set For Saturday

Commencement exercises for Elgin High School will be held on Saturday, May 14, at 7 p.m. in the gymnasium. Twelve seniors will receive diplomas. They...

Smiles and Tears Part of Pope John Graduation Sunday

Ten seniors walked out of St. Boniface Gymnasium Sunday afternoon as the 44th graduating class of Pope John XXIII High School. In a ceremony which...

County to Use FEMA Funds for Alternate Projects

If everybody who attended last week’s meeting of the Antelope County Board of Supervisors had a vote, the fate of the Mill Bridge in...

Young N Lively, Schools Celebrate Arbor Day

The Elgin Young N Lively women's club, along with the kindergarten classes from Elgin Public School and St. Boniface Elementary School, planted a Linden...

This Week’s Classifieds: May 4, 2011

WHERE TO EAT: SERVING EITHER Rib Steak or Prime Rib every Monday 6 pm...

Golfers Fourth at West Holt Invite

ATKINSON — The sun was shining Saturday. That’s about all that was positive for the Atkinson West Holt Golf Invitational. Strong winds and cool temperatures...

Kinney, Bode Compete at Norfolk Classic

Two members of the Elgin Public-Pope John track team competed with the best track athletes in Northeast Nebraska Thursday at the Norfolk Classic. Coach Carlie...

Notice of Meeting — Antelope County Planning Commission

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING AND HEARING ANTELOPE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION The Antelope County Planning Commission will hold a meeting on Monday, May 16, 2011 at the...

Spinning Tales — Cold Doesn’t Describe Saturday Sports

By Dennis L. Morgan Publisher ATKINSON — On the wind-swept plains of northern Nebraska, they competed here Saturday. Male and female athletes from Elgin Public-Pope John...

Pope John Seniors to Graduate Sunday

Commencement exercises for Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School will be held on Sunday, May 8, at 1:30 p.m. in the St. Boniface...

Scholarship Driver Surpasses $2,700

The Elgin Area Community Foundation’s annual scholarship drive has now surpassed $2,700 in donations. Donations last week were received from Gayle & Judy Zegers, Ken...

‘Da Ladies’ Get ‘Da Royal’ Treatment

We’ve all heard it ... “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.” Wise advice indeed but it brings to mind another adage, “easier said...

Council Hears Dog Complaints

Concerns about dogs running loose came to a head Monday night’s Elgin City Council meeting. Residents Duane Hoefer, Janet Koinzan and Kyle Warren voiced concerns...