Yearly Archives: 2018

Medicare drug plan assistance available

The Homestead Service Coordinator’s Office is again offering assistance to area seniors comparing Medicare’s Prescription Drug Plans. Assistance is available thanks to a grant...

Notice of Hearing — Antelope County Planning Commission

PUBLIC NOTICE The Antelope County Planning Commission will hold a public meeting and public hearing on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 downstairs meeting room at the...

Proceedings — Antelope County Commissioners

ANTELOPE COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS Neligh, Nebraska October 2nd, 2018 Chairman opened meeting.  Notice of meeting published as required by statute. Correspondence was reviewed. Insuring Success presented. Public concern of...

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL Proceedings October 1, 2018 The Elgin City Council met in regular session on Monday, October 1, 2018, at 7:30 p.m., pursuant to posted notice. ...

Flyers top Wolfpack 60 to 0

HUMPHREY — Undefeated Humphrey St. Francis showed why they are a good bet for the state football playoffs, defeating Elgin Public-Pope John 60 to...

Wolfpack win three of four volleyball matches last week

CLEARWATER — Playing four matches in three days, the Wolfpack netters wrapped up a successful week, winning three and losing just one match. Now 13-9,...

William M. Leifeld

William M. Leifeld 1925 — 2018 Longtime Petersburg business and community leader, William M. Leifeld, age 92, died Tuesday, October 2, 2018. A lifelong resident of...

LaVern Jochum

LaVern C. Jochum 1924 — 2018 LaVern C. “Toby” Jochum, 94 of Elgin, passed away Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Neligh Care and Rehab Center in...

Date set for PJCC Fall Music Concert

Join the Pope John music students for an entertaining night of music on Monday, Oct. 15. The annual fall concert will be held at 7:30...

Wolfpack Volleyball Parents’ Night is tonight

On Thursday, Oct. 11, Elgin Public-Pope John will be hosting volleyball parent’s night at the St. Boniface Gym.  The Wolfpack will be playing Niobrara-Verdigre...

Bernard Kuhlman

Bernard J. Kuhlman 1933 — 2018 Bernard J. Kuhlman, 85, of Petersburg, passed away Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at his home, surrounded by family. A Mass of...

Bloodmobile coming to Elgin Wednesday

Elgin area residents will soon again have the opportunity to donate blood. Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School will sponsor a blood drive on...

Council approves building permits for EMCC, KNBB

Meeting Monday night, the Elgin City Council approved a building permit for the Elgin Men’s Charitable Corporation (EMCC). The approved permit was for the property...

Elgin FFA competes at State Range Judging Contest

The State Range Judging contest was recently held near Imperial in southwest Nebraska. According to Advisor Julia Schwartz, Elgin FFA sent a senior team of...

Notice of Meeting — Antelope County Board of Equalization

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

Notice — Board of Educational Lands & Funds

NOTICE In accordance with Section 72-205.01 of the Nebraska Statutes, NOTICE is hereby given that the Board of Educational Lands and Funds has adopted a...

Proceedings — Elgin City Council

ELGIN CITY COUNCIL Special Meeting September 17, 2018 The Elgin City Council met for a special meeting on Monday, September 17, 2018 at the Elgin City Hall.  ...

Adeline Gaukel

Nathan and Justine Gaukel of Burwell are the parents of a daughter, Adeline Catherine Gaukel, born on August 18, 2018. Grandparents are James and Anne...

Mark Knust

Mark Knust 1936 — 2018 Mark A. Knust, 81, of Albion, NE, passed away Friday, September 21, 2018, at the Boone County Health Center in Albion. A...

Local students earn “Believers & Achievers” honors

Students from Elgin Public and Pope John XXIII high schools were recognized with the Believers and Achievers award presented annually by US Bank and...