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Articles from the October 8, 2014 edition

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 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 8, 2014

TE Connectivity, school district team up for 'Cool Kids' event

Thousands of children, parents, business and community leaders from across the country are coming together this month to mark the 14th annual "Lights On Afterschool" celebration that has been...

 By Dawn Graves    Community    October 8, 2014

TE Connectivity, school district team up for 'Cool Kids' event

TE Connectivity donated $5,000 to Cool Kids Club/No Limits to purchase a new "Fab Lab," consisting of computer software, various building kits (Lego, marble runs, blocks, etc.), and programmable... Full story

 By Dawn Graves    Community    October 8, 2014

Sidney's Von Seggern earns 'Believers and Achievers' statewide award

Sara Von Seggern, a senior at Sidney High School, has been honored with the 2014-2015 Believers and Achievers award. Believers and Achievers is a statewide program designed by the Nebraska School...

 By Larry Nelson    Community    October 8, 2014

Veteran's History Project - James Detrick

James Detrick 2nd Class Petty Officer U.S. Navy 1950-1962 Editor's Note: This story is one of many American Veteran accounts published in The Sidney Sun-Telegraph. The writer, who is from Potter, is...

 Community    October 8, 2014

Lindholm, Rushman marry

Kevin Alan Lindholm and Ashley Anne Rushman were united in marriage on July 19 at Salem Lutheran Church in Gurley. Rev. Ted Bourret officiated the candlelit double ring ceremony among family and... Full story

 Obituaries    October 8, 2014

John Clarence Hart

John Clarence Hart, 82 of Aurora, Colo. and formerly of Sidney, died Saturday morning Oct. 4, 2014 in Aurora. Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Mon., Oct. 13, 2014 in the Holechek Funeral... Full story

 Community    October 8, 2014

Community Calendar 10-08-14

Wednesday, Oct. 8 Coping with the challenges of food allergies will be discussed at Lifetree Café  on Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. Admission to the 60-minute event is free. Snacks and beverages are available. Lifetree Café is located at Lifetree... Full story

 By Cindy Goeller    Opinion    October 8, 2014

Letter to the Editor: Put time, thought into your vote

Dear Editor, Recently my granddaughter interviewed me for a history project. Later, she told me I was the only one of her class interviewees who was hopeful for our future as a country. That made me sad, but not discouraged, especially as a... Full story

 By Luke Peterson    Opinion    October 8, 2014

Letter to the Editor: Strive to exhibit "Nebraska Nice"

Dear Editor, Having grown up in rural Nebraska, I certainly understand the appeal and affinity our rural residents have toward “Greater Nebraska.” No doubt I would love to move back to a setting where very much of my concerns as a Lincoln residen... Full story

 By Edward Jones    Community    October 8, 2014

What are the key USES of cash?

As an investor, you may find that the elements of your portfolio that seem to draw most of your attention are stocks and bonds. After all, these investment vehicles, and others derived from them, provide you with potential growth and income opportuni...

 By Will Korn    Sports    October 8, 2014

Heeren, Secrest pacing Sidney on the ground

The Sidney High football team is 2-0 in the games that senior running back Chance Anglin has been sidelined with a lower leg injury. Without their biggest playmaker in the backfield, the Red Raiders...