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Articles from the May 15, 2014 edition

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 By Dawn Graves    Community    May 15, 2014

Stand your ground

Kaitlyn Pike acts as Albert Einstein during Mrs. Wellman's 4th grade reading group exercise. The students acted as wax figures until listeners approached and pushed their "on" butt...

 

Costs for beautification project exceed original estimates

Cost estimates for the 11th Ave. beautification projects presented at Tuesday’s city council meeting were higher than expected. Even though the predicted price tag rose significantly since the city council’s last update on the project, it...

 

City plans to demolish downtown building for parking space

More downtown parking is in Sidney’s future. At Tuesday’s meeting, the city council approved the purchase of property located at 812 9th Ave. to provide additional parking in the area. The city entered into an agreement to purchase two...

 
 By Dawn Graves    Community    May 15, 2014

Local students take part in Guatamala mission

Three area students have been given the opportunity to serve and learn in unfamiliar territory. Tessa Janssen, a member of the Light Memorial Presbyterian Church in Sidney, will be accompanied by...

 

Betty J. Hoven

Betty J. Hoven, 87 of Sidney, went to her Heavenly Father Monday morning, May 12, 2014 at the Golden Living Center in Sidney. Memorial Services will be 10 a.m., Fri., May 16th in the Gehrig-Stitt...

 

Community Calendar 05-15-14

Notes Food Drive For The Food Pantry! Donations can be dropped off at 2241 Illinois St. on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more info, call Brenda Dickinson at 308-254-5856 Thursday, May 15 Bingo night, held every Thursday night, 5:30 p.m. at...

 

Tales of a coffee-holic: Harsh words

Nothing bothers me more than uninformed people angrily spouting political beliefs. Don’t get me wrong, if you’re knowledgeable about the issues and you have different opinions that I do, I could listen to you talk all day. I enjoy a good debate...

 

Rowley selected for Rotary Scholarship

For The Sun-Telegraph Cody L. Rowley has been selected as the 2014, Sidney Rotary Club Scholarship recipient. Rowley stated that she would be attending Chadron State Collage this fall and participate in the Rural Health Opportunities Program (RHOP),...

 

The Sidney High School Evening of Excellence

The Sidney High School Evening of Excellence was held on Wednesday, May 7th. This is the evening in which Sidney High School honors the students who have achieved excellence in their high school...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    May 15, 2014

Coyotes finish first and second; ten bound for Burke

Potter-Dix turned out to be show stoppers at the District D-11 Championships at Morrill High School as they earned a first and second place in the team competitions on Wednesday. The girls won their...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    May 15, 2014

Six Warriors punch their tickets to Omaha

If you want to know how exciting it is to qualify for state, just ask Leyton's Katy Ernest and Shaela Jenkins. Though she attended as a sophomore to support her teammates, Ernest had never before...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    May 15, 2014

Mueller, Straber sisters Storm toward state

Despite some initial confusion, Creek Valley's Jessie Straber was the first of the Storm to qualify for state Wednesday at the Class D-11 District Championships at Morrill High School. After freshman...

 

Class D-11 District Results

D-11 Districts Girls Team Scores 1. Potter-Dix 113 2. Leyton 92 3. Crawfford 73 4. Morrill 69 5. Garden County 55 6. Creek Valley 49 7. Banner County 27 8. Sioux County 18 9. Hay Springs 11 10. Minatare 10 Boys Team Scores 1. Garden County 106.5 2....

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    May 15, 2014

Class D-11 District Action

Creek Valley's Summer Mueller clears the pole vault bar on her way to Omaha....

 

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