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City of Elgin Budget Hearing is September 8

A date has been set for the Elgin City Council to hold a public hearing on the proposed 2009-2010 fiscal year budget. Tuesday, September 8,...

Elgin Chamber to Meet Monday Night

The monthly meeting of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club will be held Monday night, August 31. Social hour will begin at 6 p.m. at...

City’s Proposed Tax Asking to Rise by $5,400

A date has been set for the Grant City Council to hold a public hearing on the proposed 2009-2010 fiscal year budget. Tuesday, September 8,...

Meis Family Recognized for Volunteer Efforts

The St. Boniface / St. Bonaventure Parish Picnic was held August 24th on the St. Boniface grounds. Over 125 parishioners were in attendance to...

Nebraska State Antique Tractor & Horse Plowing Bee to be Held on August 22-23

Rae Valley Heritage Association is making preparations for its 27th annual Nebraska State Antique Tractor and Horse Plowing Bee to be held Aug. 22...

BBQ, Casino Games & Brew at Petersburg

‘Bash in the Burg’ will be held Saturday Aug. 15.  A Barbecue Challenge will be held at noon as competitors will prepare their best recipes...

Koinzan Fly-In Breakfast to be Held Sunday

The 18th annual Fly-In Breakfast will be held Sunday, August 16, at Koinzan Airport in Elgin. Beginning at 7 a.m. and continuing through noon, those...

Chamber Steak Fry Set for Saturday Night

Looking ahead, preparations are now underway for the annual Elgin Chamber of Commerce Steak Fry to be held Saturday, Aug. 15, at Flobert Springs.  Social...

Elgin Blood Drive Scheduled for Thursday at KC Hall

Summer might be drawing to a close, but the need for blood is constant. With Labor Day weekend just around the corner, a time...

Supervisors Increase Funding to ACRC

Taking a step to continue support for economic development in Antelope County, the Board of Supervisors last week approved an increase in funding for...

Schools Open Doors Next Week

Elgin Public Schools, Pope John & St. Boniface Begin Classes August 20 Summer ends and school begins for students at Elgin Public Schools on Thursday,...

DHHS Issues New Medicaid Cards

The Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services has issued a new type of card to Medicaid clients that will save the state money...

Elgin Natives to Perform in Musical Comedy

After their successful Valentine’s Day cabaret, The Candy Project Theatre Company, whose members include Elgin natives Amanda and Katie Miller, will present the musical...

City Survey is First Step Towards Water Study

Monday night the Elgin City Council set in a motion a plan to have a survey conducted to become eligible to seek funds for...

Beckman travels to Shriner’s Hospital in Chicago

As a member of the Shrine Bowl ‘North’ team, Pope John football standout Josh Beckman traveled last week to Chicago to visit the Shriner’s...

Beckman Contributes to Team’s Victory at 51st Shrine Bowl

LINCOLN — On his last visit to Memorial Stadium, Josh Beckman walked off the field a state champion. On Saturday night, he walked off the...

Tour Showcases Local Gardeners’ Work, Passion

The 2009 Young -n-  Lively Garden Tour gave flower gardeners -- and those who just admire gardens -- plenty to view again this year....

FSA to Hold ACRE Info Meeting Aug. 6

The Antelope County Farm Service Agency (FSA) will be holding an information meeting to discuss the new Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Program on...

County Fair Celebrations Are Underway

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...

Supervisors Delay Action on Motor Grader, Dump Truck

The Antelope County Board of Supervisors delayed the expenditure of tax dollars on the purchase of a mtor grader and used dump truck during...