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Quad County Volleyball League Forming

July 29, 2009 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

All fifth or sixth grade girls are invited to play in the Quad County Volleyball League that begins on Sunday, August 23.  

All games are played in Albion and continue on Sundays through September 27.  If interested in playing, please contact Amy Selting at 402-843-5557or aselting@esu8.org or Anne Parks at 402-843-5409 or parks@gpcom.net.  

The cost is $20 per player.

FSA to Hold ACRE Info Meeting Aug. 6

July 29, 2009 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

The Antelope County Farm Service Agency (FSA) will be holding an information meeting to discuss the new Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Program on Thursday, August 6, 2009.  The meeting will be held in the basement of the Antelope County Courthouse in Neligh at 2:00 p.m.

Ryan Coleman, County Executive Director, will be available to answer questions regarding ACRE.  ACRE was authorized in the 2008 Farm Bill as a new revenue safety net option.  The deadline to enroll in the 2009 ACRE program is August 14, 2009.  For more information, contact the Antelope County FSA office at (402)887-4176 ext. 2.

County Fair Celebrations Are Underway

July 29, 2009 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

Antelope, Wheeler County Fairs Offer Something for Everyone

The Antelope County Fair is underway with a number of new attractions and some favorites from years past.

4-Hers will be showing their animals, seeking to claim purple ribbons. Others will be displaying their skills in designing clothes, cooking and other events during competition which has already begun and will conclude on Sunday, Aug. 1.

On Tuesday, 4-H/open class competition began with the dog show, cat show and small pets show. The dairy and horse shows are set for Thursday while poultry, rabbit, goat and sheep show competition will be held Friday. Saturday will feature the swine and beef shows.

While fairs are held to celebrate the achievements of 4-Hers, there is so much more to this year’s Antelope County Fair.

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This Week’s Classifieds: July 29, 2009

July 29, 2009 by lmorgan · Comments Off 


SERVING EITHER Rib Steak or Prime Rib every Monday 6 pm - 9 pm. $10.95. Knotty Pine, 402-386-5488, Petersburg, NE.  1tfc


THREE DAY Garage Sale. Thursday, July 30 - 6-8 pm; Friday, July 31-10 am-4 pm; Saturday, August 1-10 am-noon. Dave Gossman residence, 52529 848 Road, Neligh.            41-42p


FREE TO a good home: Lab/Retriever/Chow mix puppies, 6 weeks old, black in color, weaned.  843-2343.    42p


GOLD BRACELET lost at Voborny funeral. Has great sentimental value. If found, call 402-843-5473     42c

DIGITAL CAMERA at the Steel Steed on Saturday night. Please return - no questions asked - to the Elgin Review.            42c


TAKING APPLICATIONS for a part-time waitress for mainly weekends. Must be at least 19 years old. Apply at the L Bar B or call 485-2525 and ask for Francis.            41tfc

HELP WANTED: Part-time office help, approx. 32 hours per week. Knowledge of Quickbooks would be helpful. Applications may be picked up at the Elgin Review and returned there or mailed to Office Help c/o The Elgin Review, PO Box 359, Elgin, Nebraska 68636.  40-42c

NOW HIRING: Full time position available for a Farm Mechanic. Niewohner Bros. Feedlot, Elgin, NE. Call 402-843-5671.                20tfc

Taking Applications for kitchen help. Call 485-2525 or apply at L Bar B and ask for Francis.            41tfc

HELP WANTED: Personnel to work with livestock; must have experience in checking, treating, processing and moving cattle. Competitive wages and benefits. 402-843-5671.            28tfn

HELP WANTED:  Experienced feedlot and farm help needed.  CDL required.  Call Oak Creek Ranch at 402-843-2451.       29tfn


MOVING SALE: Saturday, August 1 beginning at 8 am at the former Family Hair Care building, Janet Baker.  3 stylists stations, 2 dryers, tanning booth, antiques and many miscellaneous and household items. Call 402-649-0689.            41-42c

House for Sale: Beautiful, brick ranch located at 300 S. 2nd Street west of St. Boniface Church/School.  Three bedroom, two bath, main floor laundry.  House built in 1971 on large (150′ x 200′) lot; fenced backyard.  Asking $120,000 or best offer.  Call Marie at 303-423-4328 or 303-550-3381.            41-43c

FOR SALE: House along Highway 14 in Elgin. 2 bedrooms, 1 bath, attached garage. Call 402-843-8675. 39-42p

FOR SALE: Oil field pipe 1.9″-2-3/8″—2-7/8″—3-1/2″—4-1/2″. Also 3/8″ steel cable — sucker rod. Derner Tire & Supply 402-843-2384 or Cell 402-340-0248.              32-43c


KIPP’S WINDOW Cleaning, Elgin, will do commercial, residential and industrial window cleaning. Very reasonable rates, references available.  No job too big or too small.  402-953-0579.  22tfnt

PASSPORT PHOTOS: Official U.S. and foreign passport and Visa photos available here. Available in under ten minutes. $10 for two images. The Elgin Review, 116 South 2nd St, Elgin NE. 402-843-5500.  1tfn

CALL US for fresh flowers, plants, balloon bouquets. Will deliver to Elgin. Flower Corner, 402-887-4441 or 1-800-590-2384.  1tfc

UPS SHIPPING: Jerry’s Feed Service, Elgin, ships UPS packages Monday thru Friday. Full UPS services.  1tfc                         


FOR RENT: “U” store units - 12′x22′, $45/month; 11′x12′, $30 per month. Call 402-843-2319.  1tfc

FOR RENT: Two-bedroom apartment at Village Homes Apartments, Clearwater. Rental assistance available. Call 402-485-2343.  1tfc

FOR RENT: Smith’s Storage buildings, Elgin. Clean, dry and secure. Sizes 8′ x 16′ and up to 12′ x 24′. Prices start at $28/month. Contact Lee or Marie Smith. 402-843-2391.                   1tfc


A special thanks to the Elgin High Alumni for the scholarship that I received at the Alumni Banquet. I really appreciate everyone who donates to the Elgin Alumni Scholarship Fund, it will be a big help in furthering my education.

Amber Hoffart

The family of Dr. Gayla Fredrickson would like to take the time to send a special thank you to the many, many people that sent flowers, food, and cards. Thank you for all the phone calls and all the visits to the house while Gayla was sick. A special thank you to the doctors, the hospitals, and the hospice group for the help and the care that was given to Gayla. Thank you to the two funeral homes that worked together to make the services very memorable. And thank you to anyone that we may have failed to mention and to say a private thank you.

The families of Dr. Gayla Fredrickson

Jim Fredrickson

Melora and Bryan Hirschman and Family

Leleila and Robert Kiffin and Family

Steven and Angela Fredrickson

Echo Fredrickson

Kelcey and Scott Roberts

Fidelia Gilger, Dusty Gilger and Family, Dan Gilger and Family

To Dean and the clerks in Dean’s Market. I am truly grateful for your concern for me and I thank you.

Marie Schrage

A special thanks to everyone who sponsored my trip to Orlando. It was a great experience and I appreciate your support.  Thank you.

Dylan Heithoff

Thank you to the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department for their quick response to our fire! Also, thanks to smoke spotter Jack! Thanks again!

Phil and Barb Stuhr


Bauer, Beckman to Play in Shrine Bowl Saturday

July 23, 2009 by lmorgan · Comments Off 

For high school football standouts Josh Beckman and Andrew Bauer, this week is HUGE!

They will join the best football players from across the state to play in the 2009 Shrine Bowl Saturday night at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln.

On the sacred turf where the Huskers play before 85,000 fans, Bauer, Beckman and their teammates will square off at 6:30 p.m.

The Shrine Bowl of Nebraska and 2009 Head Coaches Mark Brahmer from Pierce and Jeff Gross from McCook selected the players to play in the game.

Two local athletes, one from Elgin High School and one from Pope John Central Catholic, were chosen  to play one more game with the best football players from across the state.

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