Two Antelope County officials who recently pleaded no contest to criminal activity were removed from office this morning during the county supervisor's meeting, effective immediately.
Neligh-Oakdale defeated Clearwater-Orchard by 13 strokes in a golf dual on Monday.
It's a win-win situation.
The fourth grade students in Clearwater are learning about entrepreneurship while supporting the local Clearwater-Orchard TeamMates program.
Two Elkhorn Valley seniors signed letters of intent today to play basketball for Midland University in Fremont.
A meeting will be held on Tuesday to discuss the upcoming Q125 in Royal.
Overland Rehab Services is offering its annual conditioning camp at Neligh-Oakdale this summer.
Nearly 700 athletes competed Saturday at the 12-school Niobrara Valley Conference meet, including all four schools from Antelope County.
Kyle Heithoff was one-stroke out of first place Saturday while EPPJ finished four shots behind Neligh-Oakdale in the team race at the West Holt Invite.
Nearly 600 students from 29 schools converged at the Neligh-Oakdale School for the 5th and 6th Grade Honor Band on Saturday.
The Elkhorn Valley band departed for their trip to Chicago after competing in the district music contest last Friday.
Julia Thiele of Clearwater-Orchard joined other 8th grade students from across the state at the Big Red Stars program on Tuesday.
Eleven Antelope County track athletes competed in the invite-only Norfolk Classic Meet on Thursday afternoon.
The Neligh Senior Center lunch menu for May is now available online.
The Wolfpack golf team was the runner up in the Niobrara Valley Conference Golf Tournament on Tuesday, followed by the Warriors in 3rd and the Cyclones in 4th.
An Elgin priest will play in the first-ever I-80 Collar Series--a softball match between priests of the Diocese of Lincoln and the Archdiocese of Omaha.
Neligh-Oakdale competed at the State Quiz Bowl in Holdrege on Wednesday.
The Elgin Wolfpack had a good day at the O'Neill St. Mary's Track Meet last week.
The Cyclone golf team finished in 8th place as a team at the Osmond Invite on Saturday.
The Neligh-Oakdale girls track team was the runner-up at the Patriot Invite in Madison on Tuesday. The boys team finished in seventh place.
The public is invited to a retirement celebration honoring Anita Hall, Antelope County extension educator, on Friday, May 15.
Neligh-Oakdale sophomore Kasi Grosserode earned Best of Show honors at the ESU 8 Art Show in Neligh this week.
Several members of the Orchard community, along with students volunteered to pick up trash and other items along the highway.
A trio of Neligh-Oakdale pole vaulters set a new meet record last week at the Creighton Relays.
Ten Antelope County track athletes have been selected to participate in the elite Norfolk Classic Meet on Thursday.
Click the headline to check out photos from prom night at Pope John!
Eminent domain, exports and land use were among the many topics directed toward TransCanada recently as a representative answered questions at the Neligh Public Library.
Senior Brady Kallhoff carded an 85 to lead the Neligh-Oakdale golf team to a 6th place finish in the O'Neill Invite.
Click the headline to check out our gallery of photos from prom night at Neligh-Oakdale School.
Dallas Reuss and Keelie Meyer were crowned prom royalty in Orchard on Saturday night during the Clearwater-Orchard prom.
All Antelope County schools competed Friday at District Music Contest in Norfolk. Click the school for photos, videos and results.
Elgin & Pope John
Local Cub Scouts recently collected food donations in Neligh and helped fill the shelves of the Antelope County Food Pantry.
In honor of Arbor Day, the Neligh-Oakdale second-graders helped the Neligh Tree Board plant a Kentucky Cottonwood on Friday morning at Fred Penn Park.
The Antelope County treasurer pleaded guilty to public official-misuse of property/funds on Thursday morning.
Community branding is a key part of marketing, but in Neligh, the business community has taken that even further by co-branding their businesses with the city’s new logo.
The Warrior and Cyclone track teams battled some tough competition in cold, windy conditions at the Wildcat Invite in Hartington on Tuesday afternoon.
Tim Steffl likes to joke that he was never hired to work for Blackburn Manufacturing. Instead, they simply inherited him and he stuck around 25 years.
Midwest Medical Transport is now under new ownership, and Neligh location manager Julie Tschirren said it's an exciting time for company.
TeamMates founders Tom and Nancy Osborne spent time with Neligh-Oakdale and Clearwater-Orchard mentors and mentees on Friday night before speaking with both communities.
Due to recent medical bills associated with Teresa's illness, friends have created a benefit bank account for Teresa and Bob Moore.
There was nearly a $300,000 difference between bids heard tonight on installing fire sprinklers for Neligh-Oakdale's East Ward facility for what was described as Phase I or the base bid.
Neligh Fire Department responded to a grass fire 4 miles west of Neligh on Highway 275 at 1:49 p.m. Thursday.
It was a night of magic and Las Vegas at the Elgin Public School's Jr./Sr. Prom.
The Clearwater Volunteer Fire Department held a controlled burn/training exercise tonight in Clearwater.
With two golfers in the top six, the Wolfpack finished fourth Wednesday at the Ewing Invite at Summerland Golf Course.
The Elkhorn Valley boys track team won the title and the Elgin Public/Pope John girls were named runner up at the Neligh-Oakdale Invite in Plainview on Tuesday.
The Neligh City Council accepted the recommendation to annex two areas in Neligh and set a public hearing for next month to hear concerns.
On second thought - or in this case, second vote - patrons of the Neligh rural fire district have changed their mind and will fund their local fire department.
About 40 to 50 acres of farmland caught fire this afternoon southwest of Tilden. Firefighters from the Tilden and Meadow Grove departments responded to the fire located 2 1/2 miles southwest of Tilden.
Less than 24 hours after going airborne over the Highway 14 viaduct and having his SUV burst into flames, the same Neligh man stole a car and John Deere Gator, leaving both stranded.
A Neligh man was severely injured Sunday morning after his vehicle went airborne near the 14-20 junction.
For the third time in as many years, Neligh-Oakdale's Bryce Frey won a state championship and qualified for FBLA nationals.
Twenty students from Neligh-Oakdale took part in Saturday's Pierce Honor Band event.
The Elgin FFA brought home three state championships.
Bruce Hild's philanthropy and kindness is still living on in Antelope County, thanks in part to a $10,000 donation to the Antelope County Healthcare Foundation.
Clearwater-Orchard and Neligh-Oakdale each won team titles at the annual Antelope County Meet, held in Creighton. Click headline for lots of photos!
Tickets are now on sale for this summer's Montgomery Gentry concert at the Antelope County Fair and are expected to go fast.
Born in 1912, weighing just 2 pounds, Bessie Nissen Hawks has seen a lot in her 103 years.
A public hearing on proposed annexation in Neligh along Highway 275 drew a crowd to the City Council Chambers on Tuesday.
Clearwater-Orchard students earned numerous awards of merit along with many other awards at the Keya Paha Art Show last Wednesday.
ACE, the Public Alliance for Community Energy has distributed $2,328.10 to the City of Neligh as its share of $150,000 being distributed to the 72 Nebraska member communities of the not-for-profit, community-owned natural gas supplier.
Methodist Pastor Bruce Phillips spends his time between three churches - Neligh, Oakdale and Clearwater. He brought those three, along with two others together this week to perform the "Living Last Supper," a version he wrote.
A mother and daughter teaching team from Neligh-Oakdale and Elkhorn Valley were recognized at the National Business Educators Association convention in Chicago on Friday.
Several hundred children filled Riverside Park in Neligh this afternoon for the annual Easter Egg hunt, sponsored by the Neligh Young Men's Club and Neligh Chamber of Commerce.
Chase Kallhoff made a hole-in-one in Neligh-Oakdale's first meet of the season.
The Pope John MathCounts team competed in the 32nd Annual Nebraska State Competition at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on March 21.
On Monday, Northern Tier Schools’ students in grades 5-8 attended a High Ability Learner (HAL) Day in Neligh.
Elkhorn Valley students have been busy reading and it has paid off. They have won a free trip to the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.
The State Fire Marshal's office has requested clarification from the Neligh-Oakdale Board of Education regarding their plan of correction.
The golf season is officially open at Antelope Country Club. The clubhouse opened April 1, and the kitchen will begin serving food April 6.
The daycare provider said 15-month-old Chase wouldn't "wake up."
Neligh-Oakdale junior Chase Kallhoff won a state championship on Friday at state speech.
Six students from Elgin and Pope John medaled at Friday's Class D2 state speech meet.
Two Clearwater-Orchard students earned medals Friday at the state speech meet.
It was a weekend of state championships for Clearwater-Orchard this weekend with four individuals state titles, a third straight team title, a team runner-up and many more state medalists.