Monthly Archives: March 2017

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL Proceedings March 6, 2017 The Elgin City Council met in regular session on Monday, March 6, 2017, at 7:30 p.m., pursuant to posted notice. ...

Megan (Dozler) Zuver Receives Air Force Promotion

Megan (Dozler) Zuver, a native of Albion, was recently promoted to the rank of Senior Master Sergeant (E-8) in the United States Air Force. Megan,...

Bode To Play In NEN All-Star Classic

Rosters for the 5th Annual Red vs. White Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic have been announced by the event’s Board of Directors, according to...

Fredrick Schindler

Fredrick Schindler Funeral Services for Fredrick Schindler, age 78 of Norfolk were held Friday, March 17, 2017 at St. Francis Catholic Church in Neligh, NE...

Gregory Shabram

Gregory Shabram 1945 — 2017 Funeral Services for Gregory Shabram, age 71 of Neligh, NE  were 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 13, 2017 at United Methodist Church...

Connie Agosto

Connie Agosto 1962 — 2017 A Celebration of Life of Connie Agosto was held Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at the McKown Funeral Home in Columbus, NE. Interment...

Survivor Winner Coming To “Da Ladies Nite Out”

“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” — Holly Hoffman from Your...

EKG To Bring Circus To Elgin In July

The circus is coming to town, the circus is coming to town! The District #18 Board of Education, meeting Wednesday night, approved a request...

EPS Hires Two New Teachers

Meeting last week, the District #18 Board of Education took steps to insure they will be fully staffed with teachers for the 2017/2018 school...

Spinning Tales — What Began With Cheers Ends In Tears

By Dennis Morgan, Publisher Seasons begin, seasons end. For this year’s Wolfpack girls basketball team, the end came abruptly, leaving fans wanting more. Heartland dashed our Wolfpack...

Wolfpack Wrestlers Post Winning Marks

Singlets have been put away by the Wolfpack wrestlers as the season has come to a close. The Wolfpack finished the season with six wrestlers...

Wolfpack End Season With Loss To Heartland At State

LINCOLN — All season long the Wolfpack’s fast-paced attack has been able to put up points against opponents. On Thursday afternoon, the opening round...

Stephen Finn

Stephen Finn 1935 — 2017 Stephen P. Finn, 81, of Elgin passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017 at Antelope Memorial Hospital in Neligh. A Mass of...

Pool Contributions From Public Surpass $800,000

To date, more than $800,000 has been raised in donations made towards the new pool being constructed in Elgin. Vicki Miller, a member of the...

Property Owners To Be Asked For Input On Possible Street Projects

Property owners will be contacted, by letter, to the time and place of the meeting. In past paving projects, property owners have been assessed...
Hangs today in the current church's entryway.

Elgin UMC Fire 20 Years Ago Brought Community Together

Last week marked the 20-year anniversary of one of the saddest days in the history of Elgin — the fire which destroyed the Elgin...
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This Week’s Lead Story – Natalie Beckman Performing At Country Stampede

Listen to Natalie's Song -- "My Prayer" online here:  https://soundcloud.com/user-962629835    or go to soundcloud.com and search 2017 Song Contest View her interview here:  https://youtu.be/ijsy18ins_U
Landmark Elgin United Methodist Church gutted in fire 20 years ago.

A Fiery Flashback Friday – Elgin Landmark Went Up In Flames

Twenty years ago today, the community of Elgin lost a landmark. Shortly after school, on a Monday - on St. Patricks Day, the Elgin fire...
Elgin Public High School Speech Nightvideo

Elgin Public Speech Team Holds Public Performances

Members of the Elgin Public High School Speech Team, under the direction of Jessie Reestman and Stacy Schumake-Henn, gave the public a chance to...

Elgin High Graduate Ivy Prater To Help Lead UNK Student Government

Submitted by Ivy Prater Austin Partridge, Ivy Prater picked to lead UNK Student Government By SARA GIBONEY UNK Communications KEARNEY – Austin Partridge and Ivy Prater are the...