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Elgin Scholarship Drive Underway

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

BREAKING NEWS! District 18 Hires New Superintendent

Following Thursday night's final interview for the Elgin Public School superintendent position,  the school board offered the position to Steve Dennis of Ord, NE....

The ‘King’ Comes to Petersburg

Fans of 'Rock'n Roll' turned out Friday night in Petersburg to catch a glimpse of ‘The King.’ Elvis impersonator Joseph Hall took more than...

Superintendent Candidates Was Three, Now Two

The District #18 Board of Education Wednesday afternoon began the interview phase in their search for a new superintendent. On that day, all six...

Three To Be Interviewed For District 18 Superintendent Position

At a special meeting of the District #18 Board of Education to be held Wednesday night (tonight), board members will take the next in...

District 18 To Explore Co-oping All Jr High Sports, Winter/Spring High School Sports

There just might be fewer basketball games for local fans to attend next winter, depending on what action the District #18 Board of Education...

Nine Applications Received For District 18 Superintendent Position

District #18 Board of Education President Steve Heithoff said Monday that nine applicants have expressed interest in becoming the new superintendent. Their applications will be...

Council Irked By Street Parking During Snow Cleanup

The Elgin City Council met for slightly more than an hour Monday night. When the meeting concluded, it appeared that they are going to...

Freeze!

Kids took advantage of the sunny day Monday at the Elgin Public Schools playground.  While the sun was bright, temperatures remain typical for early...

Evening With Friends A Success

 The event was a sellout and attendees proved to be generous for the annual "Evening With Friends" fundraiser for Pope John XXIII Central Catholic...

Tom Pelster Receives Hero Award

Tom Pelster of Petersburg received the Hero Award presented by the Nebraska Funeral Directors Association for his heroic actions during a July 2007 accident...

Millers Parents Of New Year’s Baby At BCHC

Bethany and Brandon Miller of Elgin are parents of the New Years baby at Boone County Health Center. Their daughter, Gemma Johanna Miller, was...

Tracy Byrd To Headline At 2009 Antelope County Fair

Country music star Tracy Byrd has been signed to perform on Friday, July 31 at the 2009 Antelope County Fair.  Byrd will take the...

Vehicle Damages Retaining Wall, Railing At EHS

  Sometime between midnight and 6 a.m. Friday a retaining wall at Elgin Public Schools was damaged in an automobile accident.  Elgin Police Chief Bob...

Search For New Superintendent Begins

Having interviewed once, been hired and had his contract extended twice, District #18 Interim Superintendent Lee Hall will likely have to interview for his...

BREAKING NEWS – Harrison Out as County Assessor

The voting public has spoken and they told Julie Harrison to turn in her office keys.  Voting "yes" to recall Harrison were 1,120 vote...

Recall Election Next Tuesday, Dec. 16

After months of talking about it and/or writing about it, residents will get their chance to say what they think where it counts.  Polls will...

84th Annual Thanksgiving Day Bazaar This Thursday At St. Boniface

Serving begins at 11 am this Thursday for the annual St. Boniface Thanksgiving Day Bazaar.  Dinners will be served until 2 pm.  Evening lunches...

Pope John Math Team Is Number One in Class D

Pope John math students participated in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s annual Math Day on Thursday, November 13th. The five-member team of Nate Dierks, Jordan Engle,...

Community of Petersburg Receives Community Improvement Awards

More than 200 community volunteers and leaders celebrated their efforts at successfully promoting and encouraging economic and community development as part of the 45th...