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Articles from the January 5, 2013 edition

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 By Hannah Van Ree    News    January 5, 2013

City workers save boys from icy pond

Two boys were pulled from the icy waters of the pond at Legion Park by city workers avoiding what could have been a much worse tragedy, possibly even drowning deaths. Heroic action by city employee To... Full story

 

Obama may round out natl. security team next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama may round out his new national security leadership team next week, with a nomination for defense secretary expected and a pick to lead the Central Intelligence Agency possible. Former Republican Sen. Chuck... Full story

 
 By Hannah Van Ree    News    January 5, 2013

Civil War, Emancipation Proclamation 150 years of change

Jan. 1, 2013 marked the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln issuing the Emancipation Proclamation, which some say is the crowning achievement of his presidency. Emancipation Proclamation analyst Douglas Miller summed up the proclamation...

 
 By Hannah Van Ree    News    January 5, 2013

Center to undergo needs assessment; build strategic plan

With the New Year comes a new evaluation of the Cheyenne County Community Center, according to center director Michael Namuth. “This past spring our community center board started a strategic...

 
 By Hannah Van Ree    News    January 5, 2013

All aboard for a quick trip to Bronson, Mo.; event is now open to all

Need a little getaway from your weekly routine? There are 27 spots left for The Branson Show Extravaganza trip sponsored by the Cheyenne County Community Center in conjunction with Diamond Tours, Inc. Though some might think adventure is for younger...

 

No-till Notes: ‘Reflecting on 2012’

As 2012 winds down I thought a little reflecting back would be a good thing to do. Sometimes it helps to look back on your successes that you were a part of over the past year and take a hard look at your failures to keep you humble and to continue...

 

Gerald W Schulz

Gerald W Schulz 1940 to 2012 Gerald W Schulz, 72, of Cheyenne, Wyo., and Yuma, Ariz., went to be with the Lord on Dec. 26, in Yuma, surrounded by his family. He was born April 20, 1940, in Sidney to W...

 

Linda A. Evans

Linda A. Evans 1952 to 2013 Linda A. Evans, 60, of Potter, passed away Wednesday morning, Jan. 2, 2013, at her home. Funeral services will be at noon on Monday, Jan. 7, at the Church of Jesus Christ...

 

Cindi Taylor named outstanding staff for 2012

Cindi Taylor, Public Housing Manager, for the Scotts Bluff Housing Authority was named the Nebraska NAHRO (National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials) Outstanding Staff for 2012. At...

 

‘The Old Year Out; A New Era Dawns’

These stories from the past first appeared in The Sidney Telegraph. Original writing is preserved, though some stories were shortened for space reasons. 100 Years Ago Jan. 4 1913 ‘The Old Year Out; A New Era Dawns’ Perhaps as profitable a watch...

 
 By Peter McKay    Opinion    January 5, 2013

The number one fan club

When we sell our house, I will tell the realtor to advertise the house as having six bedrooms and two and a quarter baths. That’s because a full bath is one with a bathtub, a sink, and a completely working toilet. A half bath is one with a sink...

 

A platform for Nebraska agriculture’s future

The 25th Annual Governor’s Ag Conference will be held February 12-13 at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney. I invite all Nebraskans to attend this event and participate in discussions that focus on the future of the state’s number one...

 

Thanks everyone for yet another successful holiday season

Editor, We want to thank all volunteers who rang bells for the Salvation Army this last holiday season. There are too many to name individually. Also many thanks to the people who always dropped monies in the pots as they walked by and to the people...

 

Never to be the same again!

How many have heard that famous Nursery Rhythm entitled, “Humpty Dumpty?” You know… “Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall. Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the King’s horses, and all the king’s men, couldn’t put Humpty Dumpty back together...

 
 By John Roark    Sports    January 5, 2013

Creek girls fall to Haxtun

CHAPPELL – To find the scorebook culprit in Friday night’s 40-33 loss to visiting Haxtun, Colo., Creek Valley High School girls basketball coach Bill Wilber didn’t have to go any further than... Full story

 
 By John Roark    Sports    January 5, 2013

Deficit dooms Storm

CHAPPELL — Highly touted Haxtun (Colo.) built a comfortable lead early Friday night, then shook off a halftime scare to post a 47-37 victory against host Creek Valley Friday night in the Storm’s...

 
 By John Roark    Sports    January 5, 2013

Sidney girls pull away from Gering , 36-28

GERING — Sarah Mahr had a nice warmup, and an even better finish Friday night for the Sidney High School girls basketball team. Mahr, who scored 10 points in the Lady Raiders’ junior varsity...

 
 By John Roark    Sports    January 5, 2013

Potter-Dix splits at Bayard

BAYARD — Potter-Dix High School’s basketball teams earned a split Friday night at Bayard. Jeff Einspahr’s Coyotes girls improved to 5-2 with a 44-39 victory, while Chad Miller’s boys fell...

 

Texas A&M beats Oklahoma 41-13 in Cotton Bowl

ARLINGTON, Texas – Johnny Manziel stretched out both of his arms and ran off the field as if he was flying. With the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback known as Johnny Football, Texas A&M certainly is soaring in the SEC. Manziel tiptoed the...

 
 By John Roark    Sports    January 5, 2013

Raiders finally get win against Gering, 60-55

GERING — The third time was the charm Friday night for Sidney High School’s boys basketball team. After losing twice to Western Conference rival Gering in tournament games, the Red Raiders hit...

 

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