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Help Needed For Poppies To Be Taken To Cemetery

May 21, 2015 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

The American Legion Auxiliary will be taking Poppies to the cemetery on Friday, May 22.  Many hands make light work and the Auxiliary is asking for all volunteers to meet at Brian and Dodi Mack’s garage at 4 p.m.

Circus Coming To Elgin In July

May 21, 2015 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

The Culpepper & Merriweather Circus is coming to Elgin!
On Tuesday, July 28, the circus will be back in town to entertain kids of all ages. Sponsoring the circus will be the Elgin Ko-Ed Group (EKG).
According to Michael Moser, there will be a summer reading program at the Elgin Public Library where kids can win tickets to the circus AND stop by the Bank of Elgin to guess how many jelly beans are in the jar to win kids tickets also!
Tickets will be on sale in the near future.

Pope John Paper Drive Is Saturday

May 21, 2015 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, May 23.
Those in the Isidore and Gonzaga Houses are in charge of the project.  The following are contact persons:
Clearwater and Rural St. John and Ewing — Trey Baum (402-843-6683)
Neligh — Chad Bode (402-843-6293)
Petersburg and Raeville — Seth Schumacher (402-843-6106)         Elgin — Kyle Kallhoff (402-843-6591) and Sister Pat (402-843-5461)
Items to be collected are: newspapers, phone books, paper backs, shredded paper, magazines, slick papers and mailings as well as only flattened cereal boxes, etc., of that quality. Please note — If at all possible, please have papers bagged, (brown bags or plastic ones), but not put in cardboard boxes.
Items which will not be collected are: corrugated cardboard boxes, hard covered books (unless the covers are removed), spiral notebooks, calendars, manuals, etc.
Please have the materials at the pick-up locations by 8 a.m. on Saturday, May 23, or placed in the protected area in front of the St. Boniface Gym no sooner than Friday, but no later than 10 a.m. on Saturday.

Spaghetti Fundraiser To Be Held For Jase Nitzel

May 15, 2015 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

The Elgin chapter of the Knights of Columbus will hold a spaghetti fundraiser to raise funds to help cover medical expenses for 18-month-old Jase Nitzel.
According to Mark Dwyer, the spaghetti feed will be held Friday, May 29, at the K.C. Hall, beginning at 5 p.m.
According to Jase’s father Joe Nitzel, the 18-month-old infant has been undergoing tests for an undiagnosed digestive problem.

Open House Friday For Extension Educator Anita Hall

May 15, 2015 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

An open house retirement celebration will be held for Antelope County Extension Educator Anita Hall.
She is retiring after 26 years working for the UNL Extension in Antelope County.
Persons wishing to attend can do so at two separate events on Friday, May 15.
An open house will be held at the Antelope County Courthouse from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Then, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., an open house will be held at the Imperial II Steakhouse where there will be appetizers and a cash bar.

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