Monthly Archives: July 2015

Carnival Likely Coming Back To Vetch Days Celebration

After a one-year hiatus, the annual Vetch Days celebration will again bring a carnival to Elgin. That was the consensus following Monday night’s club meeting...

Pope John Alumni Softball Tourney Held

There was plenty of action on the softball fields at Petersburg Saturday and Sunday as the Pope John Alumni Softball Tournament was held. A...

Clarence Josten

Clarence Josten 1921 — 2015 Clarence Nicholas Josten, 94, a resident of the Hillsboro, OR., community passed away July 19, 2015. Funeral services were held July...

Liquor License Renewal — Antelope County

NOTICE OF RENEWAL CLASS C LIQUOR LICENSE ANTELOPE COUNTRY CLUB Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Section 53-135.01 of the Liquor Control Act, a Class...

Rodeo Highlights Wheeler County Fair

First held in 1925, the Wheeler County Fair has always been an attraction which has drawn people from far and wide. This year marks...

Progress Being Made On Prairie Breeze II, III

“Progressing well.” That’s the words Invenergy is using to describe work being done on two wind farms in Antelope County. With Prairie Breeze I producing...

City Council To Meet Monday Night

The Elgin City Council will hold its regular monthly meeting on Monday night, August 3. Items on the tentative agenda are: • New water well updates •...

It’s A Big Entry Day At The Antelope County Fair!

Youth - and adults - were busy this week finishing up fair exhibits, preparing for entry day.  Livestock, and more, have been converging on...

Cinderella Steps To Be Completed Soon

The first of the new Cinderella Steps at Elgin Public Schools were poured Thursday afternoon. Here, Ben Dworak is shown smoothing out the freshly-poured...

Elgin Public Library Offers New NebraskAccess Resources

Elgin Public Library, in partnership with the Nebraska Library Commission, offers a wealth of online information through NebraskAccess at nebraskaccess.nebraska.gov. As of July 1st,...

Terri’s Travels & Tribulations …. The Trials Of A Vacation

By Terri Seier Intern The moment I was packed to go it was exciting and new! I was ready for the adventure! However, spending five hours...

With The Greatest Of Ease…

Good crowds were treated to laughs and thrills on Tuesday evening. The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus put on a show, suitable for all ages! ...

The Circus Comes To Town!

Circus workers, with plenty of onlookers, set up the main tent this morning for tonight's performances of the Culpepper & Merriweather circus.  When the...

PJCC Alumni Tournament Held On Saturday, Sunday

There was plenty of action on the softball fields at Petersburg Saturday and Sunday as the Pope John Alumni Softball Tournament was held. A...

Marilyn J. Miller

Memorial Services for Marilyn J. Miller, 80, Norfolk, will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, July 27, 2015 at Christ Lutheran Church in Norfolk.  Reverend Chip...

Lavern Turner

Lavern (Vern) A. Turner 1924 — 2015 Vern 91, after a short illness died Sunday, July 12 in Stayton, Oregon. He was born in Petersburg, NE April...

Wolfpack Captains Hope Team’s Weight Room Workouts Produce More Wins

In little more than a month, the Wolfpack football team will begin the 2015 season. Fresh off a district championship last year, Elgin Public-Pope John...

Notice of Liquor License — City of Elgin

NOTICE OF CLASS C LIQUOR LICENSE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Section 53-135.01, a liquor license may be automatically renewed for one year from...

Notice of Liquor License — City of Elgin

NOTICE OF CLASS C LIQUOR LICENSE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to Section 53-135.01, a liquor license may be automatically renewed for one year from...

Notice of Public Hearing — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Notice is hereby given that the Antelope County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing to...