Monthly Archives: October 2015

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL Proceedings October 5, 2015 The Elgin City Council met in regular session on Monday, October 5, 2015, at 7:30 p.m., pursuant to posted notice. ...

Charlotte Schumacher

Charlotte Schumacher 1926 — 2015 Charlotte F. (Bennett) Schumacher, age 88, of Wabasha, MN, died Monday, October 12, 2015 at St. Elizabeth’s Nursing Home in Wabasha...

Ruby Brandl

Ruby Brandl 1917 — 2015 A Mass of Christian Burial for Ruby C. Brandl, age 98, of Elgin, was held Monday morning, October 12, 2015, at...

One Wolfpack Team, Two Announcers — It Works!

By Lynell Morgan Publisher In the smash-mouth game of football, every team is looking for an edge over their opponent.  Sports - even at the high...

Prescription Drug Enrollment Now Underway

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Open Enrollment begins October 15 and runs through December 7. Drug plans may change premiums, deductibles, the medications they cover and...

City Approves Land Purchase For New Water Well

The search for a new site for a water well for the City of Elgin appears to be over. At the October meeting of the...

TransCanada Briefs Supervisors On Pipeline Status

(From The Neligh News) Antelope County Attorney Joe Abler addressed the Antelope County Board of Supervisors regarding protocol to interview applicants for...

Elgin Volunteer Fire Department Educates Elementary Students

Elementary students from Elgin Public School and St. Boniface Elementary School were treated to rides and tours this morning (Wednesday, October 14). Last week,...

Pride of the ‘Pack – Athletes of the Week

The Wolfpack's Seth Schumacher and Amy Nelson have been named this week's "Pride of the 'Pack - Athletes of the Week". The Wolfpack girls had...

Neligh Lions Club Hosts Lions District Governor

The Neligh Lions Club met on Thurs., Oct. 8 at the Lions Den with 20 members and 3 guests present.  Guests included Dist. Gov....

EPPJ Netter Split Matches At Chambers

CHAMBERS — The Wolfpack volleyball team suffered just their third loss of the season Thursday night, falling to Chambers/Wheeler Central 25-22 and 27-25. The Renegades...

Wolfpack Top North Central 42 to 0

BASSETT — The Wolfpack football team showed their like for “goose eggs” Thursday night, shutting out North Central 42 to 0. Claiming their fourth victory...

Blake Hansen

Mark and Elizabeth Hansen of Meadow Grove are the proud parents of a baby boy. Blake Henry was born July 31, 2015 at Antelope Memorial...

Notice — Elgin Community Center Annual Meeting

NOTICE The Elgin Senior Citizens and Community Center will hold its annual meeting and election of two officers on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at the...

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL BUDGET HEARING MINUTES September 8, 2015 Mayor Schmitt opened the budget hearing at 7:30 p.m.   Councilmembers present were Dvorak, Miller, Mackel and Kittelson. The Council...

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL HEARING MINUTES September 8, 2015 Mayor Schmitt opened the budget hearing at 7:30 p.m.   Councilmembers present were Dvorak, Miller, Mackel and Kittelson. There was...

Elgin UMC Fall Dinner Is Sunday, October 11

It’s an event everyone looks forward to. They come hungry and leave satisfied. The Elgin United Methodist Church Annual Fall Turkey & Ham Dinner is...

Feed The Farmer Event Is Friday

The local chapter of the Future Farmers of America will once again recognize Elgin’s agricultural community for their support. The annual event known as “Feed...

FFA Members Do Well At State Range Judging Contest

Eight Elgin FFA members made the long trip out to Scottsbluff last Tuesday and Wednesday to compete in the Nebraska State Range Judging competition. Coming...

Petersburg State Bank Changes Name To Great Plains State Bank

From The Petersburg Press Petersburg State Bank of Petersburg received approval on Sept. 25 to change the name of the bank to Great Plains State...