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‘Trunk or “Treat to be at EUMC

The Elgin United Methodist Church will host a “Trunk or Treat” on Halloween. This is open to anyone interested in decorating your trunk to give...

City offers Halloween safety tips

By Jessie Reestman Staff writer Synonymous with Halloween are candy, pumpkins, black cats, and Halloween masks. However, this year the idea of wearing masks for Halloween...

‘Shop the North Pole event coming next week

By Jessie Reestman Staff writer With a fair amount of snowfall covering our area this past weekend, also came the realization that Christmas will be here...

PJCC sets date for upcoming dinner theatre

Pope John One Act team will present their competition piece, a comedy play entitled, “The Perfect Ending” on Saturday, Nov. 14 in the St....

BCHC brings in new ENT

Dr. Tyler Bliss of Grand Island Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) recently began seeing patients at Boone County Health Center’s ENT Specialty Clinic the...

Expansion of Dean’s Market another sign of progress in Elgin

By Jessie Reestman Staff writer A loaf of bread, butter, milk, steaks, potatoes…these are just a few common items that you may include on your shopping...

Deb Jones to again teach music at Elgin Public

Uncertain when EPS music instructor Eric Heithoff will be able to return to the classroom, the District #18 Board of Education became proactive by...

Masks required for all NVC tourney games

In an announcement made Tuesday, masks will be required and must be worn properly (over the nose and mouth) at all NVC Volleyball conference...

School officials continue to adjust to COVID-19 numbers

By Jessie Reestman Staff writer Maybe they are a relative, or possibly a co-worker, a classmate, your teacher, or simply a friend, but most of us...

Many attend Heithoff Benefit

There was a large turnout Saturday over the noon hour for the Eric Heithoff family medical benefit. People dined on pulled pork sandwiches, many...

EPS k-12 students, staff to wear masks at all times

Due to a potential risk and with guidance from the North Central Health District Department, Elgin Public Schools is requiring all students and staff...

Elgin United Methodist Church Fall Dinner set

The Elgin United Methodist Fall Dinner will be held this Sunday evening, October 11 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The dinner will be different...

Meis and Sons LLC direct $2,500 donation to Pope John

Meis and Sons LLC have made a generous donation to Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School. In an announcement made Monday morning, the...

Heithoff benefit to be held this Saturday, October 10

A benefit to support Eric Heithoff and his family will be held this Saturday, Oct. 10, at the KC Hall in Elgin from 11...

New rules coming for RV campers at City Park

Two members of Elgin’s Young N’ Lively club Monday night raised issues with the condition of the city park last month. Kathy Dinslage and Kimberly...

BCHC a drive-by TestNebraska site

Due to a recent increase in COVID cases, Boone County Health Center will be a drive-by TestNebraska Site be located in Albion. TestNebraska will be...

Bullock and Bode crowned Homecoming King and Queen

Layne Bullock and Harlie Bode were crowned Pope John XXIII CCHS Homecoming King and Queen during coronation ceremonies held on Sunday, Sept. 27. Turn...

Benefit to be held for EPS teacher Eric Heithoff

A benefit to support Eric Heithoff and his family will be held Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Elgin from...

Arboretum trees planted at park

By Lynell Morgan Co-Publisher Thanks to the Free Trees for Fall Planting program, an effort of the Nebraska Forest Service and the Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, the...

Wolfpack Homecoming Week activities to get underway Sunday night

Coronation of a king and queen Sunday night marks the beginning of Homecoming Week activities at Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School. The St....