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Articles from the April 12, 2016 edition

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 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 12, 2016

Bicycle tourism presentation rides into Sidney next week

In an effort to develop and promote bicycle tourism in the area, the Cheyenne County Visitors Committee will host a community presentation Monday evening to discuss ways to make the county more...

 
 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    April 12, 2016

Leyton school board approved implementing beef program for student lunches

The Leyton Public Schools Board of Education approved the implementation of a beef program for its district during its April regular meeting Monday evening. The program will provide students beef...

 
 By Amanda Tafolla    Community    April 12, 2016

Smith named to Sidney School Board

A vacancy on the Sidney Public Schools Board of Education was filled during the March regular meeting, held Monday evening, with Brenda Smith finishing out remainder of the seat's term beginning in...

 
 By Amanda Tafolla    Community    April 12, 2016

Superintendent contract approved for 2016-17

During their regular meeting, the Sidney Public Schools Board of Education unanimously voted to extend the contract of Superintendent Jay Ehler for the 2016-17 school year. Ehler served as a history teacher, a basketball coach and principal at...

 
 By Amanda Tafolla    Community    April 12, 2016

Leyton student artwork on display at Sidney Public Library

More than 20 pieces of art by Leyton Public School students in grades 9 through 12 are on display at the Sidney Public Library through Saturday, April 16, in the children's section. This is the fifth...

 
 Obituaries    April 12, 2016

Charlotte Hadden

Charlotte Hadden, 86 of Sidney, passed away Sunday afternoon, April 10, 2016, at Sidney Regional Medical Center in Sidney. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, April 15, at Holy Trinity...

 
 Obituaries    April 12, 2016

Death Notice: Douglas N. Law

Douglas N. “Doug” Law, 75 of Dalton, passed away Monday, April 11, 2016, at the Sidney Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in charge of...

 
 Community    April 12, 2016

Court Briefs 04-12-16

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County District Court on April 12, 2016 before the Honorable Derek Weimer: Adrian Young, 34 of Sidney, appeared for a status hearing on a charge of Possession of Meth. A class IV felony. Pursuant to a plea...

 
 Community    April 12, 2016

Community Calendar 04-12-16

Ongoing Parenting program designed to give you practical skills that can be used immediately! These will be held on Mondays beginning on April 11 through May 16, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Community Center in Sidney. Call (308) 249-5332 for...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 12, 2016

WNCC to host 2016 High School District Music Contest

The 2016 NSAA District VI Music Contest will be held at Western Nebraska Community College on Apr. 21, 2016. More than 800 vocal and instrumental musicians, representing 12 area high school systems, will compete for ratings throughout the day....

 
 By Amanda Tafolla    Community    April 12, 2016

March 'Students of the Month'

Middle and high school students who were named a student of the month for March at Sidney Public Schools were honored at Monday's regular school board meeting. The award acknowledges students for...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    April 12, 2016

Gas prices begin to fall

Average retail gasoline prices in Nebraska have fallen 2.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.06 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 1,150 gas outlets in Nebraska. This compares with the national average that...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    April 12, 2016

Two selected to attend American Legion Boys' State

The American Legion Potter Post 291 and Dix Post 292 are pleased to announce that Levi Kasten of Potter-Dix High School (sponsored by the two Post's) and also Zachary Hutchinson of Potter-Dix High Sch...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    April 12, 2016

TSDR Motocross announces season opener, recruiting new racers

Tri-State Dirt Riders will kick off their 2016 race season with the first race in Mitchell on Sunday, May 1. The TSDR circuit will hold races at tracks in Wyoming and Nebraska with 14 scheduled races this year. Tri-State Dirt Rider t-shirts will be...