Monthly Archives: September 2014

Proceedings — District #18 Board of Education

ELGIN PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD Regular Meeting Distance Learning Room, EPS September 10, 2014, 7:30 PM President Laurie Waterbury called the Regular September Board Meeting to order at 7:30...

Wage Ordinance — City of Elgin

ORDINANCE 638 AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF ELGIN, NE TO SET WAGES FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE CITY OF ELGIN, REPEALING THOSE ORDINANCES IN CONFLICT:...

Proceedings — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Neligh, Nebraska September 9, 2014 Notice of meeting published as required by statute. A complete record of these minutes as well as all...

Madeline Beckman

Brian and Meghan Beckman welcome their daughter, Madeline Marie, born September 8, 2014. She weighed seven pounds, seven ounces and joined brother Eddie, age...

City Approves Annexation

Months in the making, the City of Elgin took a huge step forward last week in the annexation of lots located in the southwest...

School Board Approves Drop In Tax Levy

For Nebraska school districts, putting together a school budget can sometimes resemble the laws of supply and demand. On Wednesday night, the District #18 Board...

Paper Drive Scheduled For Saturday

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, Sept. 20. Those in the Gonzaga and Isidore Houses are in charge of...

PJ Music Department To Hold Concert Tuesday

The Pope John music department will present a fall concert, “Come Away and Sing,” on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the St....

EKG Tailgate Celebration Is Saturday

For Husker fans, Saturday night’s game against Fresno State University might be described as “The Late, Late Show” starring Ameer Abdullah. Here in Elgin, fans...

Mark Stottler

Mark Stottler 1959 — 2014 Funeral services for Mark Stottler, age 54 of Tekamah, Nebraska, were held Friday, September 5, 2014, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church...

Sandy Winn

Sandy Winn 1966 — 2014 Sandy Starman Winn, 47 of Walla Walla, WA, passed away August 29, 2014 at her home. Memorial services will be held at...

Bulldogs Bite EPPJ 52 to 16

CREIGHTON — Fireworks. That could be the word to describe Creighton’s offense in a 52 to 16 victory over Elgin Public-Pope John Friday night. The Wolfpack...

Elgin Netters Top CWC

CHAMBERS — The EPPJ Wolfpack volleyball began the new season the right way Thursday night, defeating Chambers/Wheeler Central (CWC) in three games. A balanced attack...

Elgin EMT Golf Tournament Held

Fifteen teams competed Sunday at the annual Elgin EMT Golf Tournament held at the Antelope Country Club in Neligh. The tournament featured four-person teams competing...

Kade Watson

J.J. and Meghan Watson of Omaha are the parents of a son, Kade James, born August 19 at Women’s Methodist Hospital in Omaha. He weighed...

Proceedings — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Neligh, Nebraska September 2, 2014 Notice of meeting published as required by statute. A complete record of these minutes as well as all...

Village Of Petersburg Recognized With Environmental Awards

The community of Petersburg has something to celebrate. It’s almost like a holiday that it seems to come every year about this time. Petersburg was...

Mobile Food Pantry Coming To Neligh

The mobile food pantry, sponsored by various churches in Antelope County, will be dispersing food on Tuesday, September 16, from 5-6:30 pm, at the...

CVA Begins New Era With Luncheon

For three hours Friday, patrons of the new Central Valley Ag were treated to a fine lunch. The event, held at the CVA Lumber Yard...

Antelope County Planning Commission Recommends Conditional Use Permit For Prairie Breeze II Wind Farm

After hours of discussion which spanned over two meetings, the Antelope County Planning Commission came to a decision regarding a proposed new wind farm. On...