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Articles from the September 4, 2014 edition

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 By Donna Wiedeburg    Community    September 4, 2014

Royal Court

The 2014 Sidney High School homecoming court includes: back row from left, Chance Anglin, Hayden Lienemann and Lane Harvey; and front row from left, Maddie Stafford, Alli Jay Ehler and Sara Von... Full story

 
 By Bill Eddy - Special To The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 4, 2014

After 50 years, Maroons of '64 are coming home

For the Sidney High School Class of 1964, there are many memories – both bitter and sweet. On Nov. 22, 1963, as the 113 classmates were enjoying a Friday free from classes because of teacher conferences, President John F. Kennedy was assassinated....

 
 By Rob Langrell    Community    September 4, 2014

Continuance granted in case of teen accused of texting while driving

The Sidney teenager accused of texting while driving before he was involved in a fatal head-on collision in July appeared in Cheyenne County District Court on Wednesday afternoon. Hayden Graham, 16, was represented by local attorney Tom Sontag, who... Full story

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 4, 2014

Nelson named Artist of the Month

Ethan Nelson, a senior in high school who is attending dual credit classes at Western Nebraska Community College, is the Cheyenne County Art Guild "Artist of the Month" for September. Nelson began his...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 4, 2014

Sidney city manager wins state award

Sidney City Manager and Economic Development Director Gary Person was named the 2014 Nebraska Economic Developers Association Professional of the Year in the community/county category. The award was presented by NEDA, the largest association of...

 
 Obituaries    September 4, 2014

Death Notice - Duane R. Namuth

Duane Namuth, 78 of Sidney, passed away Wednesday afternoon, Sept. 3, 2014 in the Swedish Medical Center, Englewood, Colo. Funeral services are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Services, LLC is in charge... Full story

 
 Community    September 4, 2014

Court Briefs 09-04-14

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County District Court on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, before the Honorable Derek Weimer: Colten Goetting, age 21 of Kimball (formerly Missouri), appeared for a status hearing on a charge of False Imprisonment,... Full story

 
 Community    September 4, 2014

Community Calendar 09-04-14

Ongoing Ladies Chamber Farmers Market at Hickory Square every Saturday during summer (through Sept.) from 8 to 11 a.m. Any Vendors with produce or crafts are welcome! Contact Margaret Lienemann at 254-7343 for info. Wednesday, Sept. 10 Toddler Tales... Full story

 
 By Dawn Graves    Community    September 4, 2014

Dress Down Days

Lisa Davis (with daughter Kenzie Davis), left, and Jessica Eddy, second from left, of the Friends of the Library receive a Dress Down Days check for $973.64 from Doris Jensen, second from right, of... Full story

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    September 4, 2014

Work to begin on I-80 from Bushnell to Kimball

Work is scheduled to begin next week on I-80 from Bushnell to the west Kimball interchange, on the westbound lanes only, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads. Werner Construction of Hasting has the $2,099,199 contract for concrete repair,...

 
 By Will Korn    Sports    September 4, 2014

Talking Sports: Cowboys keep NFL in public's good graces by adding Sam

Let’s be real here for a moment. Michael Sam, who is now the first openly gay player ever to play in the National Football League, fell to the seventh round and the 249th overall selection in the 2014 NFL Draft in May for a reason. Don’t let...

 
 Sports    September 4, 2014

Sidney Red Raider 2014 cross country schedule

Sept. 5 - at Gering (middle school, JV, Varsity) - 1 p.m. Sept. 12 - at Liberty Bell in Littleton, Colo. (Varsity) - TBA Sept. 13 - at Chadron (middle school/JV) - 10 a.m. Sept. 19 - at McCook (Varsity) - 1 p.m. Sept. 20 - at Alliance (middle... Full story