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News from the Elgin, NE area!

Koinzans to Celebrate 60th Anniversary

Marvin and Jerri Koinzan of Neligh will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Sunday, March 29, from 2 to 4...

Highway 14 Assn to Meet in Elgin

Highway 14 Association Inc. will hold their monthly meeting on Thursday, April 2, 2009 at the Steel Steed on Elgin’s main street starting at...

Bridge Work to Begin on Hwy 20 SE of O’Neill

Bridge work is scheduled to begin Monday, March 30, on the Highway 20 bridges over the Elkhorn and Dry Creek, southeast of O’Neill, according...

March is National Red Cross Month

Nebraska has always been a place where neighbors take care of neighbors, and the American Red Cross is proud to share that spirit.  The...

Derner Angus Ranch Earns Awards

The Derner Angus Ranch, Bartlett, Nebraska, was recently notified by the American Angus Association that two of their cows qualified for the 2009 Angus...

Baby Shower Held in Honor of Maci Smith

Maria Kinney, Faith, Brooke, Mrs. Karin Kinney and Mrs. Maynard Scholl attended a baby shower at Sargent, NE, on Sunday, March 22, 2009.

Pope John Students Gearing Up for Spring Musical

Pope John music and drama students and their directors are in the midst of rehearsals for their spring musical. The cast will include 11...

Free Screening Clinic for Children With Orthopedic Conditions

Shrines Hospitals for Children-Twin Cities offers high quality orthopedic medical care to children. All care at Shriners Hospitals for Children-Twin Cities is provided at...

County Attorney’s Office Moving to New Location

Effective on March 31, the Antelope County Attorney’s office will be moving!

Elgin UMC to Host Fifth Sunday Service

The Elgin United Methodist Church 110 N. 4th Street will be hosting the upcoming Elkhorn River Parish 5th Sunday worship service on March 29,...

“Christ in the Passover” – A Jews for Jesus Presentation To be Held at...

What do the Jewish Passover and Jesus’ Last Supper have in common?  Avi Snyder, speaking on behalf of Jews for Jesus, will answer that...

Academic All-State Awards Announced

Fourteen students from Elgin and Pope John High Schools were recently selected for the  2008-09 winter Academic All-State awards by the Nebraska School Activities...

Lunch Menus at Community Center

Meals to be served next week at the Elgin Community Center have been announced. They are: Monday, March 30: Cook’s choice, milk. Tuesday, March 31: Meat...

Pelster to Participate In CU “Day of Discovery”

Concordia University, Nebraska’s Academy for Excellence will host more than 50 academically gifted, middle-school students and their parents on Friday, April 17, for a...

Small Business Network Meeting to be in Neligh

The Center for Rural Affairs, in partnership with the Northeast Nebraska Economic Development District, will hold several Small Business Network meetings in Northeast Nebraska.

Storm Damage

Strong winds accompanied by rain and hail damaged one of the wooden louvers in the bell tower at St. Boniface Catholic Church Monday afternoon....

Reestman a Star Finalist

Tyler Reestman, son of Ken and Joyce Reestman, has been selected as one of nine FFA members in the running for the Nebraska Star...

Elgin FFA Chapter Staying Busy with Activities

The Elgin FFA Chapter has been busy planning and conducting events for National FFA week, and preparing for District and State Contest.  The week...

Area Women to Participate in NECC Visiting Writers Series

Two Norfolk area women will read their works at the last Visiting Writers Series presentation of the 2008-2009 academic year at Northeast Community College...

Solo-Ensemble Music Contest to be Saturday

The Elgin Elementary Solo-Ensemble Contest will be held Saturday, March 28.  This year, 12 schools will participate including: Clearwater, Stanton, St. Edward, Cedar Rapids, Verdigre,...