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Articles from the May 4, 2016 edition

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 By Amanda Tafolla-Sutton    Community    May 4, 2016

University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds visits Sidney High School

University of Nebraska (UNL) President Hank Bounds visited Sidney High School on his week long tour across the state to talk about the university's "Commit to Complete" campaign. "Commit to Complete"...

 
 By Anthony Ruiz    Community    May 4, 2016

Woolery sentenced to consecutive prison terms

District Judge Derek Weimer did not mince words as he handed down his sentence to Joshua Woolery for two counts of first-degree sexual assault of a minor Wednesday morning, calling the factual...

 
 By Larry Nelson    Community    May 4, 2016

Veteran's History Project: Veral N. Smedley

EDITOR'S NOTE: This story is one of many American Veteran accounts published in The Sidney Sun-Telegraph. The writer, who is from Sidney, is conducting the interviews as part of the Library of...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

County equipment is tested, ready to go for Election Day

As part of the ongoing process to prepare for Election Day, officials in all 93 counties have successfully completed a mock election, said Secretary of State John Gale. The mock election is standard practice prior to every statewide election. In...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

Cabela's to host emergency training

Cabela’s will host an emergency response team training exercise at its main corporate campus, on Old Post Road, the morning of Saturday, May 7, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Local emergency response teams have previously conducted similar trainings in...

 
 By Austin Jacobsen    Community    May 4, 2016

A look back: The Class of 2016

What do you remember about the class that you graduated with? Do you remember the friends you made? What about the teachers who guided you toward your academic career? Maybe even you’re reading this next to your high school sweetheart! On Sunday,...

 
 Obituaries    May 4, 2016

Victor Anthony Wooley

Victor Anthony Wooley (Shorty) was born September 25, 1980, in Anaheim, Calif. to Victor M. Wooley and Jacqueline Warren (Virgil). He was raised and attend school in California and was united in...

 
 Obituaries    May 4, 2016

Death Notice: Jerald W. Rains

Jerald W. Rains, 78 of Sidney, passed away Tuesday morning, May 3, 2016, at the Sidney Regional Medical Center Extended Care. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in...

 
 Obituaries    May 4, 2016

Death Notice: John A. Lenzen

John A. Lenzen, 55 of Sidney, passed away Monday morning, in his home, May 2, 2016. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in charge of John’s care and funeral...

 
 Community    May 4, 2016

Community Calendar 05-04-16

Monday, May 9 Cheyenne County Art Guild Meeting meets the second Monday of each month at Light Memorial Presbyterian Church, 1345 Linden (enter through west door). For more information, contact Jane Easterly, (308) 254-4052. … Thursday, May 12...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

SHS seniors recognized with scholarships

These Sidney High School seniors for receiving a scholarship from the Sidney Education Foundation. The foundation is proud to recognize the achievements of these students by awarding them over...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    May 4, 2016

Cabela's to host Ladies' Day Out event

Cabela’s is helping its female customers and their families get outdoors with an expanded, four-day Ladies’ Day Out event at its Sidney location, Thursday, May 12 through Sunday, May 15. Cabela’s Ladies Day Out will offer giveaways, discounts,...

 
 By Edward Jones    Community    May 4, 2016

Help your mother prepare for retirement

Mother’s Day is almost here, so start shopping for the flowers or candy for Mom. But this year, why not also go beyond the traditional? Specifically, if your mother is still working but getting close to retirement, consider providing her with a...

 
 Sports    May 4, 2016

Creek Valley earns third place at home invite

CHAPPELL – Creek Valley's Wyatt McMillen shot an 82 to lead the Storm golf team to third place at the Creek Valley Invite Tuesday. Teammate Austin Rowley also finished in the top 10, his 87 good...