Monthly Archives: October 2012

Notice of Annual Meeting — Elgin Community Center

NOTICE OF ANNUAL MEETING Notice is hereby given that the Elgin Senior Citizens and Community Center will hold its annual meeting and election of three...

Proceedings — Antelope County Supervisors

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Neligh, Nebraska October 9, 2012 Notice of meeting published as required by statute. A complete record of these minutes as well as all...

Margene R. Suhr

Margene R. Suhr 1947 - 2012 Margene R. Suhr, 65 of Elgin, NE passed away Sunday, October 14, 2012 at her home. Funeral services are 10:30 a.m....

John B. Hoefer

John B. Hoefer 1923 - 2012 John B. Hoefer, 89, formerly of Elgin, NE passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at the Homestead Assisted Living in...

Lauryn Marie Krause

Tom and Julie Krause of Brunswick are the parents of a daughter, Lauryn Marie who was born October 9, 2012 at the Boone County...

Voter Registration Deadlines Near

Deadlines are fast approaching for Nebraska citizens who want to register to vote in the Nov. 6 general election, Secretary of State John Gale...

EPPJ Netters Boost Winning Streak to Four Matches

ELGIN — With moms and dads watching, the Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack volleyball team didn’t disappoint Thursday night, claiming a straight-set victory over Niobrara-Verdigre. The...

Wolfpack Pound Plainview in Football Action Last Week

ELGIN — Sometimes football can become a game of numbers. On Saturday afternoon against the Plainview Pirates, with a homecoming crowd looking on, Elgin...

Supervisors Hear Update on New Jail

With the general election less than three weeks away, the Antelope County Board of Supervisors again found themselves immersed in matters involving a new...

Heath Avery Cook

Forrest and Carrie (Schrage) Cook of Milledgeville, Georgia welcomed their first born on September 21, 2012. Heath Avery Cook weighed six pounds and nine ounces, ...

Citizens Advised to Get Flu Shots Soon

Flu is here and it’s ahead of schedule according to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).  Lab tests confirmed influenza B...

Transmission Line Public Hearing to be Next Week in Neligh

Two open houses will be hosted by Nebraska Public Power District next week concerning the development of a route for a new 345,000-volt transmission...

Fire Building Fund Donations Surpass $48,000; Goal is $50,000

The Elgin Volunteer Fire Department (EVFD) continues to receive donations from local and area residents for the new fire building. An account remains open...

‘Nebraska’ Film Crew In Elgin Today Shooting Movie

Hollywood came to Elgin Tuesday morning as film crews were busy shooting a scene for the Alexander Payne film ‘Nebraska.’ Trucks and equipment arrived in...

EHS & PJCC Crown Homecoming Royalty

Coronation ceremonies were held Friday night for the Homecoming Royalty at Elgin High School and Pope John XXIII Central Catholic.  Crowned PJCC Queen and...

EHS Band Participates In “Harvest of Harmony”

Members of the EHS Band, under the direction of instructor Deb Jones, took part in the 2012 Harvest of Harmony held in Grand Island. ...

EPPJ Netters Defeat Orchard/Clearwater, Fall to CWC

CLEARWATER — The air outside may have been cold, but the action inside was hot as the Wolfpack varsity volleyball team split a pair...

Wolfpack ‘Stings’ Bees 64 to 0

BLOOMFIELD — Seasons change, but some things don’t change when talking about the Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack football team. On Friday night, playing their first...

Claire Tieszen

Mark and Denice Tieszen of Hudson, Iowa are proud parents of a daughter Claire Danae, born September 26, 2012. She weighed 7 lbs 8 oz...

Roy C. Schmidt

Roy Charles Schmidt 1925 - 2012 Roy C. Schmidt, 86, of Fairbury, previously of Elgin, passed away at the Gardenside long term care facility on Thursday,...