Monthly Archives: August 2012

2012 Wheeler County Fair Wraps Up

Bernard Kamphaus of O'Neill uses the rodeo as a teaching moment for his grandkids growing up in Lincoln. From left to right: Abby (6),...

Dream Leads to Career as Veterinarian

What started as a small child’s dream written on a simple piece of paper at grandma and grandpa’s house has come full circle for...

Antelope, Boone & Wheeler Counties Eligible for FSA Emergency Loans

Farm Service Agency (FSA) O’Neill Service Center announced that family farmers in eight Nebraska counties are eligible to apply for low interest Farm Service...

Lauraine Waid

Lauraine Waid 1924 - 2012 Lauraine L. (Schultz) Waid, 88 of Elgin, NE, passed away peacefully in her sleep on July 28, 2012 at her home. Funeral...

Josephine Eischeid

Josephine M. Eischeid 1915 - 2012 Josephine M. Eischeid, 97 of Elgin, NE died Sunday, July 22, 2012 at her home. A Mass of Christian Burial was...

EPS Registration to be Tuesday Night

‘Registration Night’ at Elgin Public Schools will be held Tuesday, Aug. 7. The event will be held in the air-conditioned hall at the Elgin United...

Wheeler County Fair Starts Friday

The 87th annual Wheeler County Fair will be held August 2-5. 4-H events will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Other special events include a...

Fire Building Donations Surpass $25,000

The Elgin Volunteer Fire Department (EVFD) recently announced that they have opened an account at the Bank of Elgin for those wanting to help...

Decision on County Jail to Come August 7

Advertised as a special meeting for the “purpose of making a decision to put the new proposed jail to vote of the citizens,” Antelope...