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Bauer, Beckman Selected to Play in Shrine Bowl

The Shrine Bowl of Nebraska and 2009 Head Coaches Mark Brahmer from Pierce and Jeff Gross from McCook have announced the teams. Two local athletes,...

Holy Week Services Announced

Holy Week worship services will be held at churches throughout the Elgin area. At St. Boniface and St. Bonaventure Catholic Churches, services will be as...

Tickets Still Available for Da Ladies Nite Out

Tickets are still available for the annual ‘Da Ladies Nite Out’ celebration. The event will be held Wednesday evening, April 15, at the Elgin...

Easter Egg Hunt to be Saturday

With the Easter holiday rapidly approaching, the Elgin Chamber of Commerce/Community Club announced more details about the upcoming Easter Egg Hunt. This year’s egg hunt...

Street Renamed in Honor of Fallen Soldier Mike Scholl

A street dedication was held in Lincoln on March 29th. West Stanton Street was renamed Mike Scholl St. in honor of fallen Marine Lance...

Survey Shows Nebraska Farmland Values Hit Plateau

Agricultural land values in Nebraska reached a plateau in the last year after several years of gains, according to preliminary estimates from the University...

Scholarship Fund Drive Tops $2,000

Donations continue to be accepted for the Elgin Scholarship Drive being conducted by the Elgin Area Community Foundation.

Engle, Bode Win Medals at State Speech Competition

Two students brought home medals from the State Speech competition held in Kearney on Friday. Jordan Engle, a senior at Pope John Central Catholic High...

EPS, PJ Boards Approve Sports Co-op

As youngsters, they played together. Now, attending two different schools, they will soon wear the same uniform. At special meetings last week, the District #18...

Chili Cookoff “Hot” Event In Town Last Saturday

Nearly 300 persons turned out Saturday night to have their taste buds treated to some of the best chili around. The third annual Chili Cook-Off...

March 31 Deadline to Apply for 2008 Crop Loans, Payments

Dan Steinkruger, Acting State Executive Director for USDA’s Farm Service Agency in Nebraska reminds producers of the March 31, 2009 deadline to apply for 2008...

Scholarship Drive Surpasses $1,450

Donations continue to be accepted for the Elgin Scholarship Drive being conducted by the Elgin Area Community Foundation. Last year eight students (four each from...

Kids Wrestling Tourney is Saturday!

The Elgin Kids Wrestling Tournament will be held Saturday, March 7 at Elgin High School. Divisions will be Kindergarten, 1-2 (non-competitive), 3-4, 5-6, 7-8. Starting time...

Friday is Final Day to Enter Chili Cook-Off

Friday, March 6, is the final day for entering the Chili Cook-off or Variety Show.  The Chili Cook-Off will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the...

Elgin Scholarship Drive Surpasses $1,000

Donations continue to be accepted for the Elgin Scholarship Drive being conducted by the Elgin Area Community Foundation. Last year eight students (four each from...

BREAKING NEWS…Girls BB District Finals Postponed!

Tonight's (Friday, February 27) district finals girls basketball game between Pope John Central Catholic and Ewing has been postponed due to weather.  The game...

Dates Set For Vetch Days Celebration

Dates for the annual Vetch Days celebration have been finalized. Greg Tharnish, president of the Elgin Chamber/Community Club, said Monday night a contract has been...

Crop Disaster Program Signup Ends Feb. 27

The USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) Acting State Director, Dan Steinkruger reminds producers that the sign-up period for 2005-2007 Crop Disaster Program (CDP) will...