Yearly Archives: 2011

Lawrence Luettel

Lawrence G. Luettel Lawrence G. Luettel, 95 of Petersburg, NE passed away at the Wolf Memorial Good Samaritan Center on Monday, January 31, 2011. Mass of...

Legion Auxiliary to Meet Tuesday

The American Legion Auxiliary Elgin Unit 229 will meet on Tuesday, February 8 at 5 p.m. at the American Legion Post at 100 North...

Generosity Flows at 11th Annual ‘Evening With Friends’

Snowflakes fell from the sky, greeting persons attending the 11th annual ‘Evening With Friends’ gala event held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in...

Petsche Awarded Air Force Commendation Medal

An Intensive Care Unit (ICU) nurse at Lockland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Julie Petsche stays busy. A Captain in the United States Air...

Elgin Public High Inducts Hall-of-Famer

Shelli Riedmiller Swerzck thanked those in attendance for the honor of her induction. ER Photo See story in Local News.

Thramer, Ewing Shut Down Wolfpack

ELGIN — Size matters on a basketball court. On Friday night, Ewing had ‘it’ in 6’5” Troy Thramer who posted a double-double in leading...

Anderson, Hemenway Win ‘Gold’ at N-O Invite

NELIGH — There was plenty of competition Saturday at the Neligh-Oakdale Invitational. The Wolfpack managed to earn six medals. Bringing home the ‘gold’ were...

Wolfpack Girls Rout Ewing 44 to 28

ELGIN — Starting slow, the Elgin Wolfpack took over in the second quarter and blew out Ewing 44 to 28 in girls basketball action...

Edward Sauser

Edward F. Sauser 1943 - 2011 Edward Francis Sauser, 67, was born December 12, 1943 in Randolph. He was the son of Leonard and Thelma (Leiting)...

Pope John Alumni Basketball Tournament Starts Friday Night

The Pope John Alumni Basketball Tournament will be held Friday and Saturday, January 28-29 at St. Boniface Auditorium. There will be eight teams consisting of...

New Chamber Officers Announced

New officers were announced at Monday night’s meeting of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club. Meeting for the first time in 2011, the community club...

Swerzck Has Fond Memories of Days at EPS

For a few minutes Friday night, Shelli Riedmiller Swerzck stepped back in time to once again hear the cheers of fans while on the...

‘Evening With Friends’ Gala Event is Sunday

Elgin’s premiere gala event is upon us. The doors to the Knights of Columbus Hall will open Sunday night at 5 p.m., unlocking...

‘Souptastic’ Celebration Planned for February

It may have been cold outside, but members of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club were ‘warming up’ to a 2011 schedule of activities...

This Week’s Classifieds: January 26, 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 FOR SALE: FOR...

Stuart Boys Edge EPPJ 38 to 31

ELGIN — The Wolfpack jumped out to an eight-point lead to start the game, then saw the Broncos gallup their way back to claim...

Wrestlers Place Second at Gibbon Invite

GIBBON — Competing at the Bill Foster Gibbon Invitational Wrestling Tournament Saturday, Wolfpack wrestlers earned six medals. “We wr4estled well,” Coach Doug Jones said about...

Wolfpack Girls Win Again!

ELGIN — Friday night’s girls game between Stuart and the Wolfpack was a game of two halves. The Broncos won the first half and...

Marjorie C. Leibel

Marjorie C. Leibel 1925 - 2011 Marjorie C. Leibel was born March 23, 1925 in Elgin. She attended Rural District #82 and Boniface schools, graduating in 1942....

Spinning Tales

By Dennis L. Morgan Publisher One of my favorite things to do on a Sunday morning, when I have the time, is to watch the television...