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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...

Eagles Advance To Play Humphrey S.F. On Saturday

Number 1 seed Elgin Eagles beat Allen last night (Monday) 21-12.  The win sets up a semi-final battle against Number 2 seed -- and...

ELECTION RESULTS – Elgin/Antelope County Voters Have Their Say

Antelope County voters bucked the trend and overwhelmingly voted the McCain/Palin ticket in the 2008 General Election.  Obama/Biden received 754 votes compared to 2,367...

FFA Members Honored At National Convention In Indianapolis

Pictured with National FFA Advisor Dr. Larry Case are the Elgin FFA’s five American Degree recipients. They are (front row) Clayton Hensley, Paige Redding,...

Petersburg Punkin’ Chunkin’ Postponed

Punkin' Chunkin' postponed a week due to deterioration of site conditions from the recent rain, and safety considerations, the Petersburg Punkin' Chunkin' activities have been postponed...

BREAKING NEWS!!!

A special meeting of the District #18 Board of Education will be held Friday evening, Oct. 24, to accept the resignation of Superintendent Gayla...

New Business Opens in Elgin

By Dennis Morgan From the moment you step inside the door at Something Borrowed, Elgin’s newest business, you will immediately think of possibilities. Jessie Reestman and...