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Elgin City Council Meets Monday

November 28, 2014 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

The Elgin City Council will convene for their regular December meeting next week.
The council is scheduled to meet on Monday, Dec. 1, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at City Hall. Among the items on Monday night’s agenda are:
• Replacement of toilets at Elgin City Park
As part of the night’s agenda, there will be a reorganizational meeting where the oath of office will be administered to Mayor Mike Schmitt and newly-elected Ward #1 Councilman Duane Miller. Also, at that time a vacancy on the council for Ward #2 will be formally declared. No one ran for election in Ward #2 this year.

Neligh Parade Of Lights Is Sunday

November 28, 2014 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

Fans of holiday parades can catch one of the area’s best and it’s not very far away.
The annual Christmas Parade of Lights will be held Sunday evening, Nov. 30., along Main Street in Neligh.
The parade is scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m.
Parade entries will line up in Riverside Park, beginning at 5 p.m.
The route for the parade will begin at the park and move north along Main Street to the Antelope County Courthouse.
Immediately after the parade, the official lighting ceremony at the courthouse is scheduled to take place at 6 p.m.

Turkey Giveaway To Be Monday

November 21, 2014 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

If you’re hungry, you had better get busy because time is slipping away. The Elgin Community Club’s annual free Turkey Giveaway will be held Monday afternoon, November 24.
Persons wishing to be included in the drawings need to visit participating businesses no later than noon on November 24.
Participating businesses giving away free turkeys are:
• Bank of Elgin
• Bargain Box
• Boone & Antelope Mutual Insurance Co.
• Central Valley Ag Locations — Agronomy, Grain & Feed, Lumber & Hardware
• City Limits
• Coffeehouse Café
• Dean’s Market
• Draper Insurance Agency, Inc.
• Dvorak Construction (at CVA Lumber)
• Elgin Appliance & More/Dollar $tore & More
• Elgin Insurance Services
• Elgin One Stop/Sleepin Inn
• Elgin Pharmacy & Gifts
• Elgin Review
• Elgin Veterans’ Medical Clinic/Boone Co-unty Health Center
• Golden Living Center (at EHS, PJCC & Elgin Community Center)
• Insurance Mart
• Jerry’s Feed Service
• Jonny Dodge
• Lordemann Insurance
• Precision Repair
• Sapp Bros
• The Station
• DJ Lawn Care (at Jonny Dodge)
• Antelope County Vet Clinic
• Total Image Salon & Spa
• Town & Country Veterinary Clinic
Once the names are drawn, businesses will need to contact the newspaper office with the winners’ names by 4 p.m. that day to make sure no one wins more than one turkey.
Winners’ names will be published in next week’s newspaper and posted online at www.elginreview.com.

Pope John Paper Drive Is Saturday

November 21, 2014 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on November 22.
Those in the Joshua and Francis Houses are in charge of the project.  The following are contact persons:
Clearwater, Rural St. John and Ewing — Scott Moser (402-485-9252)
Neligh — Jon Meis (402-843-0373)
Petersburg and Raeville — Kalin Henn (402-843-6110)
Elgin — Zach Eischeid (402-843-5987) and Sister Pat (402-843-5461)
Items to be collected are:
1. Newspapers, phone books, paperbacks and shredded paper
2. Magazines, slick papers and mailings
3. Only flattened cereal boxes, etc., of that quality
Please note: If at all possible, have papers bagged, (brown bags or plastic), but not put in cardboard boxes. We may not collect 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, Nov. 22, or placed in the protected are in front of the St. Boniface Gym no sooner than Friday, but no later than 10 a.m. on Saturday.

Kallhoff Graduates From Lackland AFB

November 20, 2014 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

kallhoff-air-forceTechnical Sergeant Jeffrey Kallhoff, son of Lyla and Dale Kallhoff of Neligh, graduated from Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX on November 13, 2014. Jeffrey finished his schooling there with excellence instruction and distinguished graduate war recipient where he is receiving his new hat as a Military Training Instructor. Jeff will be leaving Offutt Air Force Base out of Bellevue, NE on December 1 where he will be stationed down in San Antonio, TX. Photo, information submitted

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