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St. Bonaventure Rummage/Bake Sale Is This Weekend

St. Bonaventure Parish at Raeville will hold a rummage/bake sale on Saturday and Sunday, April 30-May 1. Money raised from the event will go towards...

Date Announced For St. Boniface Alumni Banquet

The 73rd annual St. Boniface High School Alumni Banquet will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016. The event will be held at the...

Elgin Community Club To Meet Monday Night

The Elgin Community Club will gather for their April meeting on Monday, April 25 at the Elgin Community Center. A catered meal of Windsor Loin,...

Spring Breakfast To Be Saturday

It’s that time of year again! The Elgin Women’s Club will meet Saturday, April 23 for the Spring Breakfast. The breakfast will be held at 9...

Fire Hydrants To Be Flushed Tuesday Night

Members of the Elgin Volunteer Fire Department will be busy next week. City Councilman/Fire Chief Jim Kittleson announced that EVFD members will be busy Tuesday...

St. Boniface/PJCC New Student Visitation Day Is Monday

Pope  John XXIII and St. Boniface Catholic Schools in Elgin will be having New Student Visitation Day on Monday, April 11. Prospective students can spend...

Public Invited To EPS Prom “Grand March”

Tuxedos and formal dresses will be on display Saturday night when Elgin High School holds its Junior/Senior Prom. The event will be held Saturday, April...

EPS Kindergarten Roundup Is Tonight

Kindergarten Roundup at Elgin Public Schools is rapidly approaching. The event will be held Thursday night, March 31, beginning at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact...

Elgin Vets Club To Meet Monday Night

A meeting of the Elgin Vets Club will be held Monday evening, March 28. The meeting, to begin at 7:30 p.m., will be held...

Date Announced For EPS Kindergarten Roundup

The date has been announced for Kindergarten Roundup at Elgin Public Schools. The event will be held Thursday night, March 31, beginning at 6:30 p.m....

Summer Ball Signup To Be March 30

Sign-up for the 2016 Summer ball season will be Wednesday, March 30. Registration will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Elgin Fire Hall. Forms are...

Bartlett Easter Egg Hunt To Be March 26

The annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held Saturday, March 26 in Bartlett. Registration will be from 1:30-2 p.m. Divisions will be: 0-4 years,...

Preparations Continue For Annual Wild Game Feed

Plans continue to be formulated for Elgin’s annual Wild Game Feed. This year it will be on a Thursday (March 17) at Boomerangs. Those attending can...

Easter Egg Hunt Begins At 11 A.M. On March 19

The date for the annual Elgin Community Club Easter Egg Hunt is rapidly approaching! The egg hunt will be held Saturday, March 19, at...

More Donations Made To Elgin Scholarship Fund

Donations to the Elgin Area Community Foundation annual scholarship drive continue to come in. New donations were received last week from The Elgin Bargain Box,...

PJCC Second, EHS Third At NVC-East Speech Competition

Pope John finished second and Elgin High School took third at the Niobrara Valley Conference - East Speech competition held Monday at Niobrara. Clearwater/Orchard won...

ERPPD To Update Elgin’s Electrical System

Elkhorn Rural Public Power District has announced that electrical system improvements will be done in Elgin in the coming months. Electrical customers were notified Monday...

Scholarship Drive Donations Surpass $1,500

Donations to the Elgin Area Community Foundation annual scholarship drive have exceeded $1,500 in just three weeks. New donations were received last week from...

EKG’s “Catwalks & Cocktails” Set For Saturday

Merriam-Webster defines the word “fashion” as a popular way of dressing during a particular time or among a particular group of people. The Elgin Ko-Ed...

Knights To Hold Soup Cook Off March 19

The first time was a smash. The second time promises to be even better. The Elgin Knights of Columbus are in the process of...