The Lion's Club members spend the day cooking breakfast and lunch in the Neligh Senior Center on Tuesday. Breakfast was a free-will donation.
The organization is also looking for new members and encourages anyone interested in volunteering their time to stop by a meeting. They are held in their building on 5th Street on the second Thursday of the month at 6 p.m.
The turtles races continue to be one of the favorite youth events of the annual Old Mill Days celebration.
The event was held on the courthouse lawn following the parade. The Tillema girls (Rylee, Lexy and Emmy) won the contest. Second went to Hunter Stenberg, third was Camden Eyestein and fourth was Everett Funk.
About 60 youth turned out for the annual fishing derby at Neligh's Old Mill Days at Fred Penn Park.
Sponsored by the Neligh Young Men's Club all of the youth were treated to pop and water afterwards and small packets of fishing tackle courtesy of the Nebraska Game and Parks.
Aidan Zerbe of Norfolk had the top weight of all participants with 5 pounds, 6 ounces to win the 11-13 age division. Winning the 6-10 age group was Hunter Sonnenfelt of Battle Creek with 4 pounds, 8 ounces.. The top fisherman in the 0-5 division was Joshua Maughan of Oakdale with 4 pounds, 2 ounces.
1. Joshua Maughan, Oakdale, 4 1b 2 oz; 2. Landon Robert, Occidental, Calif., 3 lb 5 oz; 3. Easton Arehart, Plainview, 3 lb 4 oz.
1. Hunter Sonnenfelt, Battle Creek, 4 lbs. 8 oz.; 2. Lilly Mortensen, Neligh, 3 lbs. 14 oz; 3. Izzy Pitzer, Oakdale, 3 lb. 9 oz.
1. Aidan Zerbe, Norfolk, 5 lb 6 oz; 2.(tie) Ashton Higgins, Neligh; Caisha Hurtig, Neligh, 3 lb. 8 oz; 3. Nathan Jarez, 3 lb. 7 oz.
Dozens of shooters made their way to the Antelope County Shooter's Club trap range on Sunday afternoon for he annual Old Mill Days Trap Shooting Contest.
John Eichberg won the event with Ricky Fangman coming second. Eric Hanson was third while Paul Rosner and Clint Brandt finished fourth and fifth, respectively.
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