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North students receive lessons in African culture

North students receive lessons in African culture

Throughout this week, fourth-grade students at North Elementary were taught African culture, history and choreography by Charles Ahovissi. Ahovissi worked with the students to prepare a program that...

Across The Fence: To Honor a Flag

My column this week is about two different flags and several men who pledged allegiance to the flag that represented their personal beliefs and convictions. The story of these men and the different...

Caroling in Hickory Square

Students at Sidney's North Elementary School received the opportunity to sing Christmas carols in Hickory Square on Friday morning. The third- and fourth-grade students performed several... Full story

Community Calendar 12-19-14

Ongoing Cancer survivor support group meets every third Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Dorwart Cancer Care Center. Great Topics and food. Call Leslie @ 250-1113 if questions. Sunday, Dec. 21 Santa Claus will visit the Nancy Fawcett Memorial Library... Full story

Good Old Days 12-19-14

Compiled By The Sidney Sun-Telegraph Staff These stories from the past first appeared in The Sidney Telegraph. Original writing is preserved, though some stories were shortened for space reasons. 50...

Christmas

I love Christmas music. I just listed to Alvin and the Chipmunks singing of “Christmas Cheer.” Then I found the dog’s version of Jingle Bells. Amazing! They bring back memories of good times past. Christmas is supposed to be a happy, joyous...

Knight shines in fourth quarter of Sidney win

ALLIANCE – Frustration may have been setting in for Sidney’s Kelsey Knight, but you’d never know it. After being held scoreless in the first half, Knight ignited the Lady Raiders with a stellar fourth quarter to help lead her team to a 39-31...

Sidney wrestlers pin down pair of victories at tri-meet

OSHKOSH – In its final tune-up before hosting its signature event of the season, the Sidney High wrestling team breezed to a pair of wins in a triangular meet hosted by Garden County on Thursday...

Red Raider boys open early lead, cruise to win

ALLIANCE – A fast start often times makes a big difference in a game. The Sidney High boys’ basketball team got out of the gates quickly against host Alliance on Thursday night, en route to a 73-51 victory. The Red Raiders opened up a 15-point...

Weekend high school schedule

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL Friday, Dec. 19 Sidney at Fort Morgan (Colo.), 5:30 p.m. Leyton at Banner County, 6 p.m. Creek Valley at Sedgewick County, 6:30 p.m. Potter-Dix at Caliche (Colo.), 6:30 p.m. Peetz at Prairie (Colo.), 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20... Full story

 
 
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