2020: Year in Review Posted in: News 2020 was an unprecedented year in which multiple national and international news stories touched, and sometimes immensely impacted, Elgin and Bastrop County. These stories include the novel coronavirus pandemic, protests against racial inequality and record-breaking turnout in the general election. In this last issue of the year, take a look back at some of the biggest stories of 2020 as Elgin faced an unusual and historic year. Ascension Seton opens health center in Elgin Almost exactly a year after the groundbreaking ceremony on an empty patch of land behind Walmart, the Ascension Seton Elgin Health Center was complete and ready to serve ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!