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PJCC paper drive is Saturday

The Pope John students will hold a paper drive on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Those in the Isidore and Gonzaga Houses are in charge of...

Summer reading program again offered at Elgin Public Library

School will soon be out, and it will be time for the Elgin Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. The theme this year is “Build a...

Kerkman awarded stipend for UNL research project

Regan Kerkman of Elgin is among 88 undergraduates who have been awarded stipends by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln to participate in research with a...

Fund set up to aid Schmitt family after fire

A fund has been set up to aid former Elgin resident Michael Schmitt and his family after they lost everything they had in a...

Elgin FFA celebrates past, present & future at annual banquet

Elgin FFA’s past, present and future came together Friday night as a banquet celebrating the golden anniversary of FFA was held. Current FFA members were...

Dysart Family to perform Sunday at Elgin UMC

The Elgin United Methodist Church is pleased to announce that The Dysart Family will be sharing their musical talents at the regular 10 a.m....

Registration underway for St. Boniface Alumni Banquet

The 74th and final St. Boniface High School Alumni Banquet date has been announced. The event will be held Saturday, June 24, at the KC...

Newspaper Earns 11 Awards From NPA “Better Newspaper Contest”

If you’re going to do something, do it right! The Elgin Review and other newspapers from across the state were recognized for excellence at the...

Drug Take Back To Be April 29

Antelope County will once again take back expired and unwanted prescription drugs. On Saturday, April 29, the Antelope County Law Enforcement Center, in cooperation with...

EHS Prom Is Saturday

The Knights of Columbus Hall will be the site of the Elgin High School Junior-Senior Prom this Saturday, April 22. “A Night Under The Stars”...

Council Approves Pool “Mushroom”

Children going swimming this summer in Elgin’s new pool will be able to enjoy a new water feature approved by the Elgin City Council...

PJCC Prom Grand March Is Saturday Night At 7:15 p.m.

Evening gowns and tuxedos will be on display Saturday night as the Pope Junior Junior/Senior Prom will be held. The theme for this year’s prom...

Hupp Takes Second At State Speech Meet

KEARNEY — Three PJCC students competed in four events at the NSAA Class D-2 State Speech Championships held Friday at the University of Nebraska-Kearney. Senior...

“Annie” Musical To Be Performed This Weekend

Practices are nearly completed and the time has come to take the stage. The annual Pope John XXIII High Musical will be performed Friday and...

Elgin Trio To Attend Boys State

The Elgin American Legion Post #229 announced the names of three high school students chosen to join nearly 400 other juniors from across Nebraska...

Date Announced For Elgin Easter Egg Hunt

Meeting Monday night, the Elgin Community Club wrapped up plans for the upcoming annual Easter Egg Hunt. The hunt will be held on Saturday morning,...

One Dead Following Vehicle Rollover Near Clearwater

One person is dead following a one-vehicle rollover now under investigation by law enforcement authorities. According to a press release from the Antelope County Sheriff’s...

Four PJCC Students Place At NECC Scholastic Day

Pope John XXIII had four students place in five events at Scholastic Day on Wednesday at Northeast Community College. Noah Knievel placed first in...

EPS Students Shine at Annual NECC Scholastic Contest

Elgin Public students participated in the annual NECC Scholastic Contest.  At this contest, students competed against 30 other Class D schools, taking a variety...

Three PJCC Speech Students Headed To State

Three speech students from Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School, by virtue of their performance, qualified for the Class D2 State Speech Tournament....