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Articles from the March 25, 2014 edition

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 By Caitlin Sievers    Community    March 25, 2014

Murder or manslaughter?

On July 18, 2012, allegedly inflamed by an insulting text message, Larry Martinez shot and killed 30-year-old Mandy Kershman. Monday marked the first day of a weeklong trial in Cheyenne County District Court which will determine if Martinez, now 54,...

 
 By Donna Fort - For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    March 25, 2014

Kickin' it

Sidney's Just For Kix varsity team poses after performing on Sunday in the annual Kix for Kids fundraising show. Funds from the event will be donated to the non-profit animal welfare group Wagon... Full story

 
 Community    March 25, 2014

Anniversary: Armstrongs to celebrate 60 years

LaVerne Armstrong and Laura Mae Pillar were united in marriage March 26, 1954 in the United Brethren Church in Lincoln, Nebr. Laura was from Denver, Colo. and LaVerne was from York, Nebr., a WWII and... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2014

Death Notice - Orvil Krauter

Orvil Krauter, 100 of Sidney, died Monday evening, March 24, 2014 at Sidney Regional Medical Center, Extended Care. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. You can view the online obituary and share condolences with... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 25, 2014

Death Notice - Raymond R. "Pete" Walker

Raymond R. "Pete" Walker, 64 of Dix, passed away at Swedish Medical Center in Denver, Colo., Monday evening, March 24, 2014. Funeral services are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in... Full story

 
 By Dave Faries    Opinion    March 25, 2014

From the editor: This way and that

A line from “The Great Gatsby” came to mind over the weekend. It was something about the human capacity for hope or wonder—reaching over to the bookcase to double check seemed a bit too strenuous for a Saturday afternoon. Fitzgerald was, of...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    March 25, 2014

Winning tradition drew Ernest to WNCC

Leyton's setter supreme Katy Ernest has signed a letter of intent to play volleyball and study at Western Nebraska Community College in Scottsbluff this fall. Ernest is headed to a program that has...

 
 By Diane Stamm The Wauneta Breeze    Sports    March 25, 2014

The Warriors' winning ways began with a coach from Wauneta

There are probably many new teachers starting off at small schools who look at their first jobs as stepping stones. This was the case for Wauneta-Palisade High Schoolalumnus Jodi (Smith) Craig when...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    March 25, 2014

Three federation wrestlers earn state titles

Some of the Sidney federation wrestling team that earned success at Grand Island, including three firsts, two seconds and three thirds. Top Row: Kole Houser, Paul Houser, Kaden Vowers, Colton... Full story

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    March 25, 2014

Community volleyball action

The community center coed volleyball tournament concluded Monday night. Kelsey Schmidt of the Bullfrogs hammers it through Floaters defender Tyler Barnhart. Runza was the eventual champion, winning... Full story

 
 Sports    March 25, 2014

Area Sports Schedule - 03-25-14

Tue. Mar. 25 BASEBALL Peetz @ Caliche 4 p.m. Wed. Mar. 26 No Games Scheduled Thu. Mar. 27 No Games Scheduled Fri. Mar. 28 GOLF Sidney @ North Platte 9 a.m. CDT Sat. Mar. 29 TRACK & FIELD Sidney Invitational 9:30 a.m. (Potter-Dix, Creek Valley,... Full story