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Morrison, Miller Outstanding 4-H’ers

Jessica Morrison of Elgin and Michael Miller of Oakdale were named Outstanding 4-H Girl and Boy for the 2008 4-H year.  Jessica is the...

VFW Buddy Poppies Around Town

VFW Auxiliary 5816 is placing canisters around local businesses for collection of funds for the Buddy Poppy campaign.  Please show your gratitude to disabled...

Veterans Day Program Held at Elgin Public School Gymnasium

Veterans from the Elgin area carried in our nation's colors to signify the start of the Veteran's Day program held Tuesday morning.  Attendees heard from...

Recall Election set for December 16

The Antelope County Board of Supervisors have set Tuesday, December 16 as the date for a special recall election.  County Assessor Julie Harrison was...

“Wiley and The Hairy Man” Presented At Pope John Dinner Theatre

Pope John Central Catholic High School held a dinner theatre over the weekend. The show was entitled “Wiley and the Hairy Man.” Carmen Sauser...

Parks, Schindler Win Elgin Bucks In Football Contest, One Week Left To Play!

Ed Parks took the top prize this week in the Elgin Review Football Contest. Parks missed just five games to claim the first prize...

Veteran’s Day Program On Tuesday, November 11

The Veterans Day Program will be held at the Elgin Public Schools gym on Tuesday, November 11, 2008 at 10:00 am.  This is a...

Niewohner In All State Choir

Elgin High School senior Nathan Niewohner has been accepted to sing in the 2008 Nebraska All State Choir. Niewohner will rehearse with the All...

Raeville Soup Supper This Sunday Afternoon/Evening

Sunday, November 9, the population of Raeville will multiply as the St. Bonaventure parish plays host to their annual Soup Supper & Raffle.  Serving...

Elgin City Council Proceeds With UV System, Koinzan Questions Fees/Costs Considered Responsibility Of Owners

By Dennis L. Morgan Publisher Sometime in 2009, construction will begin on a new UV system for the wastewater treatment plant here in Elgin. On Monday night,...

Signatures Verified, Recall Election Next Step In Antelope County Assessor Saga

Antelope County Clerk Carolyn Pedersen notified County Assessor Julie Harrison Monday that enough signatures have been verified to proceed with a recall election. Pedersen told...

Assessor Recall Petitions Being Verified

More than 100 petitions were delivered Friday to Antelope County Clerk Carolyn Pedersen seeking the recall of County Assessor Julie A. Harrison. If the...

Flu Shots at Community Center

The Elgin Community Center will be the site for flu shots on Wednesday, Nov. 5. Antelope Memorial Hospital will be giving flu shots, starting...

Time Change Saturday Night/Sunday Morning

Don't forget to move your clock time BACK one hour this coming Saturday night.

Feed The Farmer on Friday

Central Valley Ag and the Elgin FFA Chapter will be hosting a “Feed the Farmer” event on Friday, Oct. 31. CVA employees of and...

Bloodmobile on Election Day

The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be in Elgin next week. The bloodmobile will be here on Tuesday, Nov. 4, at the Elgin High School gymnasium. Bloodmobile...

Chamber Discusses Upcoming Holiday Season

By Dennis Morgan - Publisher Nick Allemang, owner of Elgin Body and Glass, was presented a ‘First Dollar’ during the meeting held at the Steel...

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,...

Chamber of Commerce to Meet

The October meeting of the Elgin Chamber of Commerce will be held Monday night, Oct. 27, at The Steel Steed Steakhouse & Saloon. Social...

Seier, Dierks PJCC Homecoming Royalty

Homecoming was celebrated at Pope John Central Catholic during the week of October 11th.  Nathan Dierks and Jackie Seier were crowned 2008 Homecoming King and...