Also check with our Elgin Chamber of Commerce office 512-285-4515 for information - you might want to become a member. Our town invites all to join in our community and get to know us and let us know you.
The following pages will show you only a few of the businesses we have in our area. There is more to Elgin than you think. I also offer you and your business to be listed in the Shop In Elgin Business Directory. Call 512-285-4309 for more information from your customer service person. If you can't find it in Elgin, look here anyway... we list Bastrop, Manor, and Taylor (17 miles in each direction) as well.
Advertising is your life blood line. Keep your name out there for people to keep you and your business in mind. New people move in every day! New people view this site every day! Technology is here to stay... is the way of the future. We are on 65 search engines and are mobile. Advertise with us, and you'll be out there too!!
Thank you for taking the time,
Amy - Publisher
Images of previous events and city spirit
Chief Liston Crim
Volunteer firefighters, first resonders sought! Number of volunteers has declined, workload has doubled in 10 years. The volunteer fire and emergency medical servies is a challenging, exciting and rewarding experience, conveniently condensed into one package. It also offers several viable options which you can pursue as a volunteer. You can be fully trained and state certified at no expense to you!
The Elgin Fire Department held its first annual open house on Saturday June 18th, 2011. The event included several demonstrations by firefighters, including the one above that shows how fast flames can spread in the average home - the sample room shown above was fully engulfed in just three minutes.
Elgin Fire Department seeks donations for
Fire Pup Program
The Elgin Volunteer Fire Department
its community outreach in an
effort to prevent devastating
fires. The "Fire Pup" program,
created in partnership
with the National Fire Safety Council,
helps the department by
providing educational materials.
"These materials are just fun ways to
connect to children," said Elgin
Fire Chief Liston Crim. "If we can stop fire
from ever happening, we don't
have to go out there and
hopefully it will saves lives.
As our community grows,
so does the need for more
fire prevention education. "
Read All About It!!
Elgin Education Club
Attention Parents and students
it is scholarship time for seniors in
The 2014 Scholarship is sponsored by
Elgin Education Club (EEC) and will be
available for seniors interested in attending
Elgin's Austin Community College (ACC).
There will be two $500 scholarships this year.
Seniors need to mail their school grades,
recommendations, and a phone number
by Tuesday, April 15, to Amy Dittrich
P.O. Box 705, Elgin, TX 78621.
They will call students for an
Each Senior will be interviewed
at the First National Bank Commuinty Room,
1312 West Hwy 290,
Elgin,Texas beginning at 2 to 7 p.m.
on Saturday, April 19.
EEC decided to keep scholarships local
with Elgin ACC to students enter college.
For more information call Amy Dittrich
at 512-285-4309. If there is no answer,
please leave a slow clear message and
she will call back.
Relay for Life
7:00pm - 7:00am
Elgin High School
1400 County Line Rd
for more info on this eventvisit the website
Drive A Senior is always looking for volunteers
to help make a difference in the lives
of their senior neighbors.
Volunteers call 512.281.6065 or
Women in Business - 2014
The Women of....
Jeanette Shelby REALTY
Jeanette Shelby - Broker/REALTOR
The Ladies of First State Bank
Cathy Pena, Roxann Montemayor,
Crystal Archer, Donna Shewmaker
Debra Cole, REALTOR - John Horton REALTY
Abero & Carter - Attorneys at Law
The City of Elgin
Yoga On The Go - Ruth Jansa, Owner & Instructor
Delores Lundgren, CPA
Portus Pest Control - Mary Portus, co-founder
A Flower Connection - Paula Arbuckle
Modern Cleaners - Debbie Webb, Owner
The Women of Elgin Public Library
The Women of Elgin ISD
Dorothy's Jewelry & Gift Shop
The Women of HEB
Elgin Pediatrics - Dr. Karen English
The Women of Frontier Bank
Hutto Family Eye Care - Dr. Sarah Johle, Dr. Karen Summers
Winkler & Co.
Nancy's Keys - Nancy Barron
The Women of Robertson Dental
The Women of Elgin General Store
The Women of A+ Fun Afterschool Learning Center
The Elgin Courier Ladies
Marie Ott, Heather Ott-Romine, Patty Finney,
Tara Dreyer and Patricia Martin
The Ladies of Elgin Funeral Home
©2012 by Amy Dittrich