Monthly Archives: October 2016

Ralph Lawson

Ralph D. Lawson, 89, of Grand Island passed away on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Good Samaritan Society in Grand Island. Celebration of Life...

North Central Upsets EPPJ At NVC Semi’s

STUART — Two teams stepped on the floor Tuesday night seeking a conference championship. One team advanced. Elgin Public-Pope John suffered just their second loss...

Wolfpack Win NVC Tourney Opener Over Cyclones

ELGIN — Seeking to win the NVC Conference Tournament this week, Elgin Public-Pope John started their march with a sweep of Clearwater/Orchard Monday night. Playing...

Wolfpack Cap Regular Season With Victory At Burwell

BURWELL — It’s as simple as one-two-three. Elgin Public-Pope John defeated host Burwell Tuesday night, sweeping three games by the scores of 25-18, 26-24 and...

Jessie Hanson

Jessie Hanson 1931 — 2016 Funeral Services for Jessie Hanson, age 85 of Oakdale, NE will be 11 a.m. Friday, October 28, 2016 at Church of...

Pumpkins To Fly Sunday At Petersburg

Farm land just east of Petersburg will be the site of the 13th annual Punkin’ Chunkin’™ competition on Sunday, Oct. 30. The free event is...

Elgin Merchants To Offer Treats On Halloween

Halloween 2016 falls on a Monday this year, a very busy Monday. Elgin Public-Pope John will begin sub-district volleyball play that night. Pairings will be...

Reward Being Offered For Information On Arson Fires

Person or persons responsible for four arson fires several weeks ago are still being sought. A $1,ooo reward leading to the arrest and conviction of...

Wolfpack Defeat Lady Warriors

ELGIN — The Wolfpack continued their domination of Neligh-Oakdale on the volleyball court Tuesday night, posting a 25-10, 25-16 victory. The victory put the Wolfpack...

Netters Sweep N-V Cougars

ELGIN — Twenty points. That’s the total number of points Elgin Public-Pope John allowed Niobrara-Verdigre on Parents’ Night as the Wolfpack volleyball team swept the...

Riverside Hands Wolfpack First Loss

Sometimes the best team doesn’t always win. One can make that argument about Tuesday night’s match against Riverside as the Chargers handed the Wolfpack...

Warriors Remain Unbeaten With Win Over Wolfpack

NELIGH — A 65-yard touchdown run by Hunter Reestman averted a shutout in the final game of the season for the Wolfpack. Reestman’s touchdown, with...

Pool Committee Selling Tickets For Six Great Raffle Prizes

While work continues at the site of the new Elgin City Pool, the pool committee continues its quest to raise funds for the project. Donors...

Notice — Last Day To Register To Vote

PUBLIC NOTICE The last day to register to vote in the November 8th, 2016, General Election is October 28, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. in the...

Notice of Meetings — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

NOTICE OF MEETINGS COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS, ANTELOPE COUNTY, NEBRASKA FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 2016 Notice is hereby given that the County Board of...

Notice of Meeting — Antelope County Board of Equalization

NOTICE OF MEETING COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS AS A COUNTY BOARD OF EQUALIZATION, ANTELOPE COUNTY, NEBRASKA Notice is hereby given that the County Board of...

Proceedings — Antelope County Board of Supervisors

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS Neligh, Nebraska October 11, 2016 Chairman opened meeting.  Notice of meeting published as required by statute. A complete record of these minutes as...

Proceedings — District #18 Board of Education

ELGIN PUBLIC SCHOOL BOARD Regular Meeting Distance Learning Room, EPS October 12, 2016, 7:30 PM President Steve Heithoff called the regular school board meeting to order at 7:30...

Antelope County is NOW Livestock Friendly

Agriculture and all it encompasses makes rural Nebraska come to life. Whether it be in the fields or working livestock, it fuels the local...

Elgin Veterans’ Day Program Moved To November 9

Meeting last week, the District #18 Board of Education approved a change for the community’s Veterans’ Day Program to be held next month. Anticipating that...