Monthly Archives: January 2016

This Week’s Pride of the Pack-Athletes of the Week

Three repeaters have been named the Pride of the Pack-Athletes of the Week.  In wrestling, Andrew Fangman. In girls basketball, Jenna Parks. In boys...

Honor Rolls Announced

We've said it before, we'll say it again.  Our schools help produce some pretty smart cookies! Second Quarter students are highlighted in the ad from...

Parks Eclipses 1000 Point Mark, Wolfpack Girls Defeat O’Neill

ELGIN — The Wolfpack girls basketball team capped a busy week Saturday afternoon with a 54 to 39 victory over O’Neill. The Lady Eagles kept...

Wolfpack Boys Roll Past Shamrocks

SPALDING — Trailing early, Elgin Public-Pope John roared back in the second half to defeat Spalding Academy 56 to 39 in boys basketball action...

Wrestlers Win Medals At Burwell

BURWELL  — The Wolfpack wrestling team, seeing their first action after the Christmas break, earned three medals Friday at the Burwell Invitational. Senior Andrew Fangman...

Notice to Bidders — City of Elgin

NOTICE TO BIDDERS The City of Elgin will be accepting sealed bids for construction of a 28’ x 40’ wood frame storage building. Specifications are available...

Proceedings — Antelope County Board of Equalization

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION January 5, 2016 Notice of meeting published as required by statute. A complete record of these minutes as well as all resolutions...

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL Proceedings January 4, 2016 The Elgin City Council met in regular session on Monday, January 4, 2016, at 7:30 p.m., pursuant to posted notice....

Proceedings — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Neligh, Nebraska January 5, 2016 Chairman opened meeting.  Notice of meeting published as required by statute. A complete record of these minutes as...

For Schmitt, Blacksnake Taxidermy Began As A Hobby

What first began as an interest and then escalated into a hobby has now become a business for Elgin’s Mark Schmitt. Blacksnake Taxidermy is a...

Superintendent’s Salary On Agenda For District #18 School Board Tonight

The District #18 Board of Education is scheduled to meet this week. Action on an increase in pay for Superintendent Dan Polk is on the...

Antelope County Now “Livestock Friendly”

Following a public hearing from one week ago, the Antelope County Board of Supervisors Tuesday approved designating the county as “livestock friendly.” The supervisors voted...

Heithoff, Hensley In Eastern Europe With LEAD Group

LEAD Group 34 International Study/Travel Seminar Hungary / Moldova / Romania January 2016 The current LEAD Group 34 is busy touring eastern Europe. Among the group...

Four Pope John CC Math Students Add Certificates To Their Collection

Pope John students recently participated in the 31st American Mathematics Competitions 8.  Ten 7th and 8th graders competed for local and national student and...

Schueths, Meis Honored Upon “Retirement” From St. Boniface Choir Roles

The following information was provided by St. Boniface Catholic Church.  Church leadership recently recognized two choir members, Rosie Schueths and Shirley Meis,...

Notice Of Public Hearing — Antelope County Planning Commission

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING AND HEARING ANTELOPE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION The Antelope County Planning Commission will hold a meeting on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 in the...

Knox Henn

Kyle and Chasity Henn of Norfolk are the proud parents of their first child, a son, named Knox Nicholas. Knox was born on January...

2016 Vetch Days’ Dates Set

The date for the 2016 Vetch Days celebration has been announced. According to Elgin Community Club member Dean Schrage, the club is signing a...

Pope John Paper Drive Is Saturday

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, January 9. Those in the Isidore and Gonzaga Houses are in charge of the...

Mescher New Director At Park Center Daycare

On Tuesday morning, Park Center Daycare opened its door for a new month with a new director while retaining the same quality service to...