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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...

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...