Category Archives: Community News

Helped Spread Christmas Cheer

Last week, a bunch of “Christmas elves” showed up at Mark Engeltjes’ place one afternoon to decorate his yard for Christmas. This was always something he loved to do but was unable to do it alone this year as he

Wins $500 Dutch Dollars!

On Thursday, December 22, the drawing was held for the Shop at Home $500 promotion. Local merchants wanted to reward their customers for shopping in Edgerton this Holiday Season. There were a total of 1,562 cards entered in the drawing,

School News from Chandler Christian School

The Chandler Christian students, along with Mrs. De Groot, have been busy preparing for this year’s Christmas program. It includes some musical numbers by our preschoolers, both the 5th grade and 6th-8th grade bands and a musical entitled “Wrapping All

Bank Invites Children To Perform

On Wednesday, Dec. 13, First State Bank Southwest hosted their annual Christmas open house. They invited area students into the bank to perform throughout the day. They also served refreshments and held a drawing for door prizes. The winners were:

Auxiliary Invites Veterans

On Thursday, Dec. 7, Pearl Harbor Day, the American Legion Auxiliary sponsored a social gathering of Edgebrook and apartment residents at 2:15 in the Verdoes Room. There were nine veterans from Edgebrook Estates and Edgebrook Assisted Living, and three veterans

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The Trosky Peppy Pebbles 4-H club donated $400 to the backpack program at Edgerton Public School. Pictured in front are: Jackson Hunter, Jasmine Jensen, Avery Bootsma, Jocelyn Stoel, Hannah Uilk, and Jaden Hunter; back: Aiden Bootsma, Wyatt Jensen, and Devin

Students Comment On Christmas

The Enterprise has enjoyed printing Christmas essays, written by our third grade students, for the last several years.  This year we asked area 3rd grade students to answer the question, “What does Christmas mean to you?” Inside the December 20th

Homes Decked Out For The Holidays

Jeff Van Dyke at 653 4th Ave. W. was the winner of this year’s Chamber of Commerce Holiday Lighting Contest. Previous winners served as the judges, with judging taking place last week. The second place winners were Phil and Wendy

SCHOOL NEWS from Edgerton Public Elementary School

Third grade The months are flying by in 3rd grade! We are getting very excited for Christmas and have been busy making ornaments and doing Christmas themed activities.  We are looking forward to our Christmas program on December 15. In

Den Ouden Writing Content Winners

  The students pictured are five of the 18 students who participated in the Buck Den Ouden writing contest this fall. The winners received cash prizes for their efforts. Three volunteer judges judged the writings at the end of October