The Annual Bike Rodeo at the Neligh Public Library is scheduled for Friday, May 22.
A Neligh artist is featured in the latest edition of a national car magazine. Hemmings Muscle Machines has an article in its June 2015 edition about Mark Ervin of Neligh, the curator and creator of Art-N-Motion.
A seven-run second inning catapulted the Neligh Pony's toward a dominating shutout over Albion on Monday night, winning 12-0. Several Pee Wee teams were also in action both at home and on the road.
Desks, chairs, tables and more will be for sale at Neligh-Oakdale this week.
The Neligh-Oakdale fifth graders completed their Adopt-A-Pilot program this week.
The mobile food pantry has planned a stop in Neligh.
EPPJ's Kyle Heithoff and Chad Bode are the lone Antelope County golfers to qualify for the state tournament.
The Major League Baseball® Pitch, Hit & Run™ competition for area youth was held in Neligh on Sunday. The annual competition was sponsored by Overland Rehab.
A Neligh man who spent the last year battling blood cancer was named “Employee of the Year” this week by the Nebraska Department of Roads.
After 18 years at Antelope Memorial Hospital, Dr. Troy Dawson received a humbling first this week as he became the first doctor to receive the Caring Kind Award.
More than a dozen Antelope County athletes qualified for state track at the C-8 district meet today in Atkinson on Thursday.
Summerland Golf Course in Ewing hosted a triangular golf meet on Wednesday with Chambers-Wheeler Central, Santee and Clearwater-Orchard JV.
A week-long fiesta is underway to celebrate Nursing Home Week at the Golden LivingCenter in Neligh.
Commencement exercises for the Neligh-Oakdale Class of 2015 are planned on Saturday, May 16.
Clearwater-Orchard, Neligh-Oakdale and Elgin Public/Pope John will compete in the C-8 District Track Meet on Thursday.
The Elkhorn Valley boys track team was crowned the Class D-4 district champion on Wednesday in O'Neill.
The Neligh City Council unanimously approved using tax increment financing to assist in redeveloping the area that previously was Helmer’s Furniture and the Neligh Locker.
The Neligh-Oakdale third graders are making history. . . in reading. The class of 31 students recorded a rare feat of all students reaching their Accelerated Reading goals for the entire school year.
The Wolfpack golf team was the runner up in the Highway 20 Boys Golf Invitational at Bassett on Tuesday, followed by the Warriors in 3rd and the Cyclones in 7th.
The Major League Baseball® Pitch, Hit & Run™ competition for area youth will be held in Neligh on Sunday, May 17.
A fund has been set up for an Elgin toddler recovering from brain surgery.
Following a 90-minute public hearing attended by more than 100 people Tuesday night, the Neligh City Council unanimously adopted ordinances to annex two areas into the city limits on the first reading.
The Elkhorn Valley track teams will compete at the D-4 District Track Meet in O'Neill on Wednesday.
A group of Elkhorn Valley Elementary students helped needy children last week by packaging thousands of Mercy Meals.
The Pope John Spring Concert was held Friday May 1st. It was a wonderful evening of music, including selections that had received superior and excellent ratings at District Music and Wayne State Middle School Festival.
A development project near downtown Neligh moved closer to fruition Monday night as two organizations unanimously voted to recommend it to the City Council.
Kylie Thiele and Kinzly Macke had the "Midas Touch" at the St. Edward Track Invitational last week as they each brought home gold medals in all four of their events.
The Neligh-Oakdale sixth graders recently completed the All Stars Program last week.
A Neligh-Oakdale junior competed in a national speech contest this weekend and made his way into the quarterfinals.
The Class of 2015 at Elgin Public High School will graduate on Saturday and Pope John High School seniors will graduate on Sunday.
Commencement exercises for Clearwater-Orchard High School will be held on Saturday, May 9, at 4 p.m. in the Clearwater gym.
Antelope County 4-H Committee is proud to announce the establishment of the Antelope County 4-H Scholarship Fund available to youth in Antelope County.
Despite the rainy weather, Antelope County golfers fared well in the Niobrara-Verdigre Golf Tournament on Wednesday.
Numerous Antelope County students were recently recognized for their academic achievements by the NSAA (Nebraska School Activities Association).
Three long-time teachers will be honored with an open house in Clearwater on Sunday, May 17.
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.
Two Elkhorn Valley seniors signed letters of intent today to play basketball for Midland University in Fremont.
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!
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.
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.
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 golf season is officially open at Antelope Country Club. The clubhouse opened April 1, and the kitchen will begin serving food April 6.
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.