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Articles from the August 6, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    August 6, 2015

Jeronimo sentenced to 180 days in jail, 5 years probation

Abel Domingo Jeronimo was sentenced in Cheyenne County District Court on Wednesday afternoon to 180 days in jail and five years of intensive supervised probation for leaving the scene of a fatal...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    August 6, 2015

New location downtown

Showtime Video and pet supplies is now located at the corner of Illinois Street and 10th Avenue in downtown Sidney. Owner Bill Renkert said being closer to the community has already made a difference...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    August 6, 2015

Sidney Schools stress bus safety

As summer vacation comes to an end, local schools are preparing to get back in full swing. As part of the back-to-school excitement, children will be filling the crosswalks, riding bikes and taking...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    August 6, 2015

DeMolay chapter captures awards at annual Conclave

The Fort Sidney Chapter of DeMolay has had a busy summer. While preparing for Conclave, the DeMolay Chapter had an outing in July at Lake McConaughy at the home of Randy and Tracy Miller for members...

 
 Obituaries    August 6, 2015

Marcia A. Buescher

Marcia A. Buescher, 74 of Kimball, died at the Kimball County Manor on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6 at the Trinity United Methodist Church in...

 
 Obituaries    August 6, 2015

Rear Admiral Oakley E. Osborn, USN (Ret.)

Rear Admiral "Oak" Osborn passed away on June 24, 2015 in Denver. He was born on Oct. 25, 1933 on his family's farm near Dalton to Ernest Easter Osborn and Lily Jorgenson Osborn. Following graduation...

 
 Community    August 6, 2015

Court Briefs 08-06-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County District Court on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, before the Honorable Derek C. Weimer: Brian Heasley, 21 of Waterloo, Iowa, pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana with intent to deliver or distribute, a c...

 
 Community    August 6, 2015

Community Calendar 08-06-15

Dalton Prairie Sooner Museum open Saturday and Sundays from 1-4 p.m. for the rest of the summer. The Farmer’s Market is held on Saturdays through Oct. 10 at Hickory Street Square in Sidney from 8 -11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 9 Sidney First United...

 
 By Stephen McKay    Sports    August 6, 2015

Talking Sports: Fear of water should be halted early in life

I came across a several-year old story in Slate magazine that discussed the drowning deaths of six teenagers in Louisiana. None of the victims or the adult bystanders knew how to swim. The article...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    August 6, 2015

After 3-minute hearing, Police Chief's lawyer has 30 days to submit appeal brief

During a 3-minute court hearing on Friday, a deadline was set for the submission of a brief appealing a 30-day jail sentence handed down last month to Sidney Police Chief B.J. Wilkinson. Attorney Thomas Sonntag, who is representing Wilkinson, now...