Pope John Students and Faculty Member Mandated by Archbishop Lucas

Six Pope John XXIII high school students and one faculty member were mandated as lectors and Extraordinary Ministers of Holy Communion (EMHC) Wednesday night, September 6th at a special 7:00 pm Mass. Archbishop Lucas along with many area priests conducted the Mass at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Norfolk.The Archbishop thanked the candidates for their willingness to serve both their […]

Sixth Graders Graduate from St. Boniface

On Wednesday morning, St. Boniface Elementary School in Elgin said goodbye to its’ class of 13 sixth-graders. The event was celebrated during Mass at St. Boniface Church and was followed by a reception for the graduates.  St. Boniface Principal, Betty Getzfred and sixth-grade teacher Scott Becker presented the graduates with their certificates.  Two students were […]

Antelope County Farmer Directs America’s Farmers Grow Communities Donation to Pope John XXIII Central Catholic

Farmers Make a Difference in Rural Communities by Directing Donations from Monsanto Fund’s America’s Farmers Grow Communities Program to Local Nonprofit Organizations The America’s Farmers Grow Communities program will provide more than $3 million in financial support to nonprofits across the US in 2017 Since 2010, the America’s Farmers Grow Communities program has given more […]

Getzfred sees her ‘first’ third-generation family enter St. Boniface School

The 2016-17 school year at St. Boniface Elementary in Elgin marks Principal Betty Getzfred’s 40th year of teaching and leadership at the school.  Mrs. Getzfred (as she’s known at school) began her service at St. Boniface in 1976 as a classroom teacher and in 1978 she assumed head teacher duties.  She was named St. Boniface Principal in 1996 and […]

Pope John’s 50th Class Prepares to Graduate

Pope John XXIII Central Catholic High School will hold it’s commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 14th.

Despite Weather, Jr. Right to Life Group Spreading Message

The weather has not been kind to the members of the Pope John XXIII Central Catholic Jr. Right to Life group, but they have been busy turning nature’s fury into positive ways to share their message. Pope John’s Jr. Right to Life group had been scheduled to attend the National March for Life in Washington […]