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Wolfpack volleyball at Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic

The EPPJ Wolfpack volleyball teamed matched up against two opponents on Saturday at the Bill Marshall Volleyball Classic.  With all teams fairly evenly matched...
2017 EPPJ Wolfpack Volleyball Team

Wolfpack netters hoping to build on last year’s success

By Dennis Morgan Publisher ELGIN — When your team has produced the best season ever in the young history of Elgin Public/Pope John volleyball, what do...
2017 EPPJ Wolfpack Football Team

Wolfpack seeking to return to winning ways in 2017

By Dennis Morgan Publisher ELGIN — A new season means new opportunities for players to shine. That’s what the Elgin Public/Pope John football team is hoping for...
Maximum eclipse was reached at 12:59 pm

The Eclipse in Elgin

The Sun, the Moon and - in some locations, the stars - put on a celestial light show Monday as a rare solar eclipse...
First day of school at St. Boniface Elementary

The first day of school in Elgin, 2017

School in Elgin began this morning in earnest. Here are just a handful of photos from the elementary schools this morning as the kids...
Bob Nichols and Kaye Day with the Good Hand Award

Bob Nichols Good Hand Award recipient

The Herb & Sherry Mignery “Good Hand” Award was presented Saturday night at the Wheeler County Fair in Bartlett. Recipient of the award this year...
Longtime Wheeler Co. resident Orville MIller honored

Wheeler County honors WWII Vet Orville Miller

Red, white and blue flags, the symbol of our country, were on display Saturday evening in the rodeo arena as Wheeler County saluted World...

Top prices paid at Antelope County Livestock Premium Sale

Buyers and sellers converged on the livestock arena Saturday afternoon for the seventh annual Antelope County Livestock Premium Sale. The sale lasted for nearly two...

Elgin Swimming Pool to close for season on Sunday, August 20

Closer to home, swimmers are advised to not put away those swimming suits yet. The new Elgin Swimming Pool will have extended hours in...
Elgin Nebraska residents prepared to show at the Antelope County Fair.

Elgin Nebraska helps keep things “buzzing” at the Antelope County Fair

Many Elgin Nebraska youth and adults played an active part in the Antelope County Fair. Be it showing an animal, volunteering or entering the...
An extra-special dance on a special day.

Neil Childers fulfills a dream for his daughter’s wedding

What a beautiful day for a wedding, and for making a resident’s dream come true for his daughter’s big day! The day was everything Lauren...

Antelope County Fair in full swing!

The fairgrounds are buzzing with activity, especially around the livestock.  Here are just a few photos of Elgin kids busing doing "the fair thing".
Celebrate - wear underwear!

As you get dressed on Saturday….

Moms have long warned their children to always wear clean underwear in case they are "in an accident!" Although there are probably better reasons...

“Booms” takes second at state softball tournament

The Boomerang’s mens slow-pitch softball team matched their skills against some of the best teams from across the state last weekend at the Class...

Elgin veterans, spouses to be feted to steak fry Monday night

The Elgin Veteran’s Club annual membership steak fry will be held Monday, August 7 at the Elgin KC Hall. This is for all Legion &...

Central Valley Ag team holds rescue training near Elgin

https://youtu.be/GBZm-eWp-NE By Lynell Morgan Co-Publisher A team of approximately nine Central Valley Ag (CVA) workers gathered east of Elgin on an early, foggy morning in the middle...
Photos of the 2017 honor classes

Photos of the 2017 PJCC honored alumni classes

Click on the link to view some photos from the evening's celebration. http://theelginreview.zenfolio.com/p746920496
50 years of Catholic education

A year of celebration comes to an end on Saturday

It is designed for alumni to come home and reminisce about their high school years.  We hope many are able to attend. Welcome home!
Annual PJCC Alumni Softball Tourney

Annual Pope John XXIII softball tournament starts tomorrow

The Pope John XXIII Central Catholic 50th year celebration is tomorrow. A number of activities are planned. Not quite as old as the school...
Pool staff receive a check from TransCanada.

Elgin’s new swimming pool recipient of TransCanada donation

Two representatives from TransCanada were in Elgin Wednesday afternoon to make a check presentation — a large check presentation — to the capital campaign...