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Articles from the September 25, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    September 25, 2015

No changes to ambulance standby services in county

Although some Nebraska school districts are being asked to pay for ambulance standby services at sporting events, there are no planned changes for local schools. At Cheyenne County school districts, ambulances are present at home football games as a...

 By Bev Arellano    Community    September 25, 2015


The Cheyenne County Chamber of Commerce held its 18th annual Newcomer's Social at Sidney High School on Thursday night. The social originated to help new people to Sidney meet people, clubs and...

 By M. Timothy Nolting    Community    September 25, 2015

Across The Fence: A gathering of warriors at Arikaree Fork

A few miles east of present day Haigler, Neb., the north fork of the Republican River intercepts the smaller tributary of the Arikaree River as it flows northeasterly from Colorado. The Arikaree fork...

 Obituaries    September 25, 2015

Death Notice: Betty Clark

Betty Clark, a former Sidney resident, died Thursday evening, Sept. 24, 2015 at the Golden Living Center in Scottsbluff. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be published when available. You can view the online obituary and share condolences... Full story

 Obituaries    September 25, 2015

Death Notice: Helen Lindsey

Helen Lindsey, 93, a longtime Cheyenne County resident, died late Thursday evening, Sept. 24, 2015 at Sidney Regional Medical Center. Funeral services are planned for later next week, with the complete obituary and service details to be published... Full story

 Community    September 25, 2015

Community Calendar 09-25-15

Ongoing The Cheyenne County 4-H Clover Kid’s will begin meeting monthly starting in October from 3:45-5 p.m. Meetings will be held in three locations this year – Potter, Sidney and Gurley. The program is for children ages 5 to 7. Participants... Full story

 By Lauri Beach    Community    September 25, 2015

"For everything there is a season..."

The change to fall reminds me of an excerpt from Henry Ward Beecher’s Novel “Norwood:” Once upon a time a little leaf was heard to sigh and cry, as leaves often do when a gentle wind is about. And the twig said, “What is the matter, little...

 Community    September 25, 2015

Good Old Days - 09-25-15

Compiled By Delaney Uhrig These stories from the past first appeared in The Sidney Telegraph. Original writing is preserved, though some stories were shortened for space reasons. 50 Years Ago 'Skies...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    September 25, 2015

Sidney spikers win two at Kimball Triangular

The Sidney High School volleyball team picked up two wins Thursday at the Kimball Triangular. The Lady Raiders defeated Gering in straight sets in their opening match 25-15, 25-18, and then downed...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    September 25, 2015

Raider boys win title at Ogallala Invite

The Sidney High School boys’ cross country team ran away with the team title at the Ogallala Invite on Thursday at West Wind Golf Club. Sophomore Mitch Porter paced the Red Raiders with a third-place finish overall. Teammate Ryan Aurich was sixth,...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    September 25, 2015

Pair of Creek Valley golfers capture medals

A pair of Creek Valley High golfers earned medals at the Bridgeport Invite on Thursday. Maddy Johnson finished fifth overall, while teammate Jaden Criswell took 10th. Johnson shot sides of 52 and 50 for a 102 total, while Criswell shot identical...