Monthly Archives: May 2013

Major HVAC Upgrades Approved for District #18 Buildings

At a special meeting last night of the District #18 Board of Education, Rasmussen Mechanical Services was hired to install a new...

Wolfpack Qualifies Three for State Track Meet

Three Wolfpack track athletes have qualified for the State Track and Field Championships to be held May 17-18 at Burke Stadium in Omaha. Competing at...

C-4 District Golf Tournament to be Tuesday

The C-4 District Golf Tournament will be held Tuesday, May 14, at Indianhead Golf Course in Grand Island. The EPPJ Wolfpack golf team will compete...

Wolfpack Golfers Place Second at Highway 20 Invite

BASSETT — Competing Monday at the Highway 20 Invite, the Wolfpack golf team continued their string of impressive team performances. One of the best high...

Wolfpack Compete at Stuart Track Invite

STUART — It wasn’t supposed to be, but Tuesday’s Bronco Stampede proved to be the last tuneup for the Wolfpack track teams before heading...

NECC Diplomas to be Awarded Saturday

The 40th Commencement of Northeast Community College (NECC) will take place on Saturday, May 11, at 10 a.m. in the Cox Activities Center on...

NPPD Open Houses Scheduled for Neligh, Norfolk

A third round of public open houses focused on potential line routes and substation locations is set for May 14 and 15 on Nebraska...

Pope John Graduation Set for Sunday

The 46th graduating class of Pope John Central Catholic XXIII will receive their diplomas Sunday afternoon. Arrangements have been finalized for the event which will...

Thirteen to Graduate Saturday at EPS

Twelve seniors will have diplomas conferred upon them during graduation ceremonies Saturday evening, May 11, at Elgin High School. The ceremony, expected to last approximately...

City Council Discusses Numerous Topics Monday Night

Over the weekend, the Elgin community ‘cleaned up’ in big fashion. The Elgin City Council received a report on the event during Monday night’s meeting....

Willis A. Grundmeyer

Willis Anthony Grundmeyer 1924 - 2013 Willis Grundmeyer, of Lamont, Iowa, passed away on March 29, 2013. Funeral services were held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church...

Agnes Starman

Agnes H. Starman 1927 - 2013 Agnes H. Starman, 86 of Elgin, NE passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at the Golden Living Center in Neligh. A...

Mattie Jessen

Mattie Jessen 1924 - 2013 Mattie “Leona” (Boies) Johansen Jessen, passed away on Sunday, April 20, 2013 at the age of 88 years, five months and...

Wolfpack Golfers Win NVC by 43 Strokes

NIOBRARA — Can you say ‘best ever’? The Elgin Public-Pope John Wolfpack golf team made a strong claim to being the best Wolfpack team ever...

Polk Sets New Records at Wagner Invite

WAGNER, S.D. — It’s rare for the Wolfpack to compete in South Dakota, but that’s what the track team did Thursday as they were...

Samuel T. Mauro

Andy and Meredith Mauro of Omaha have announced the birth of their son. Samuel Thomas Mauro was born at 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 28,...

Parents Awarded FFA Honorary Chapter Degree

During the 46th annual Elgin FFA Banquet many individuals and businesses were recognized for their help and support to the chapter over the past...

Awards Banquet to be Monday Night

The date has been set for the Wolfpack Spring Athletic banquet. It will be held on Monday night, beginning at 7 p.m. at St....

Elgin City Council to Meet Monday

The Elgin City Council will have a lengthy agenda of items to act on when they meet on Monday, May 6 at 7:30 p.m. Items...

Vetch Days Celebration Schedule Being Formulated

Little more than a month remains before the annual Vetch Days celebration will be held in Elgin. On Monday night the Elgin Community Club took...