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Grain Management LLC acquires Great Plains Communications

Great Plains Communications (GPC) which has served the Elgin community for many, many years, has been sold. It was announced Tuesday that Grain Management, LLC...

Skylar Reestman working as student intern at The Elgin Revew

Joining the staff of The Elgin Review this summer as a student intern is Skylar Reestman. The daughter of Ryan and Jessie Reestman, Skylar will...

Lunch Prices increased slightly for District #18 students

Parents sending their children to Elgin Public School this fall will see a slight increase in the cost of lunch meals served in the...

EHS Alumni Banquet to be Saturday Night

Gathering once again, alumni will share memories and so much more when Elgin High School holds their annual alumni banquet. More than 90 persons are...

Donors wanted for Elgin Bloodmobile June 26

Sixty-one units of blood will be the goal when the Red Cross Bloodmobile comes to Elgin next week. Organizer Darline Warner said Monday the bloodmobile...

Highway 14 resurfacing coming to Elgin in 2020?

Meeting Monday night, June 4, the Elgin City Council learned that resurfacing of Highway 14 through Elgin come as early as 2020. City Engineer John...

BCHC to hold Health Palooza June 14

A free pulled pork sandwich meal will be served at Boone County Health Center’s first ever Health Palooza this coming Thursday, June 14, from...

CVA to expand grain storage capacity in Elgin

Central Valley Ag announced plans to expand its’ grain storage capacity at Monday night’s Elgin City Council meeting. Keith Gillham of Central Valley Ag met...

Fallen heroes, loved ones remembered on Memorial Day

By Dennis Morgan Co-Publisher On a sun-splashed prairie where sacred soil is the final resting place for heroes and family, Elgin area residents observed Memorial Day. Services...

State Senator Briese to hold town hall meeting in Neligh on June 13

Area residents will have an opportunity to participate in a town hall meeting with District #41 State Senator Tom Briese next month. Administrative Assistant Elizabeth...

Dates set for Elgin Community Garage Sales

The dates have been set for Elgin’s annual garage sales event. Friday and Saturday, June 22-23, have been designated as the dates for community-wide...

District #18 to update security for buildings

The District #18 Board of Education took action on a number of items of public interest when they met Wednesday night. Perhaps the biggest vote...

Dumpsters lined up for Elgin Cleanup Day

Elgin residents wishing to dispose of unwanted items will have the opportunity to do so next Thursday, May 10. Elgin’s annual “Community Cleanup Day” will...

Extension educator leaving for Georgia

By Dennis Morgan Publisher Having served Antelope County and area communities as a University of Nebraska Extension Educator, Brad Averill has educated people of all ages...

Eleven seniors to graduate Saturday at Wheeler Central

For seniors at Wheeler Central High School at Bartlett, graduation day beckons. Commencement ceremonies for 11 graduating seniors will be held Saturday, May 5, beginning...

Meis awarded $2,000 NPA Foundation Scholarship

An intern at The Elgin Review for the past two years, the writings of PJCC senior Marie Meis have become “must reading” for many...

Veik enjoys role as manager of Tintern Retreat Center

By Dennis Morgan Publisher For Elgin’s Cheryl Veik, work may not really seem like work any more. Since January, she has spent quite a bit of time...

Events announced for 2018 Elgin Vetch Days

The Elgin Community Club met Monday night to further finalize activities for the upcoming Vetch Days Celebration. This year’s celebration will be held May 31...

Elgin Review receives 10 awards in NPA Better Newspaper Contest

LINCOLN — Award winners in the 2018 annual Nebraska Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest were announced Saturday night at the Cornhusker Marriott Hotel in...

Spring concerts scheduled

Pope John music students will present their Spring Concert on Thursday, May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the St. Boniface Gym.  The high school...