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Articles from the March 4, 2016 edition

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 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    March 4, 2016

SHS students prep for "Wild" spring musical

Sounds of singing, dancing, shouting and laughing have been echoing through the Sidney High School auditorium for the past month as nearly 30 students prepare for this year's spring musical...

 
 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    March 4, 2016

Filings set for May primary election

The filing date has come and gone for candidates in the upcoming primary election. According to the website for the Nebraska Secretary of State, for the primary election incumbents had between Dec....

 
 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    March 4, 2016

Fairgrounds expansion on agenda for Monday commissioners meeting

The Cheyenne County Board of Commissioners convene for a regular meeting a 8 a.m. Monday in the commissioners meeting room at the county courthouse located at 1000 10th Avenue in Sidney. On the...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    March 4, 2016

Cheyenne County photo submissions sought for state anniversary project

The Hildegard Center for the Arts, along with the Nebraska Tourism Commission and the Nebraska State Historical Society, are requesting photograph submissions for its upcoming project, “Bridges: Sharing our Past to Enrich the Future,” in...

 
 Obituaries    March 4, 2016

Gladys E. Wiggins

Gladys E. Wiggins, 85, of Bridgeport, died Tuesday, March 1, 2016, at her home. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2016, at All Souls Catholic Church in Bridgeport...

 
 Obituaries    March 4, 2016

James T. "Jim" Pritchard

James T. “Jim” Pritchard, 68, of Wolbach, died Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at Good Samaritan Society in Ravenna. Services will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, March 5, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Greeley. The Rev. Sidney B. Bruggeman will...

 
 Community    March 4, 2016

Community Calendar 03-04-16

Ongoing The Elks Lenten Fish Fry will be held every Friday between Feb. 19 through March 25, from 5:30 to 8 p.m., located at 1040 Jackson St. in Sidney. … A memorial account has been set up at American National Bank (Main Bank and Drive up...

 
 By Rita Hart    Opinion    March 4, 2016

Letter To The Editor - Swimming pool concerns

Dear Editor, I hate to bring this subject up once again, but after reading the article about the $4 million that our city council is spending on the new swimming pool, I feel a few items should be addressed. First off, I see the daily rates/seasonal...

 
 By Jim Gerhold    Community    March 4, 2016

Who was Babe Ruth?

Who was Babe Ruth? George Herman Ruth Jr. was a troubled child who lacked parental supervision. George's problem became so rugged that his parents could not control him and he was in constant trouble....

 
 Community    March 4, 2016

Good Old Days 03-04-16

Compiled By Delaney Uhrig These stories from the past first appeared in The Sidney Telegraph. Original writing is preserved, though some stories were shortened for space reasons. 50 Years Ago...