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Articles from the October 16, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    October 16, 2015

Daytime parking near Fox Theatre discussed

A portion of road along Illinois Street in front of Sidney's Fox Theatre could be opened up to daytime parking, allowing an additional two spaces. Kim Philips, who owns the theater with her husband...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 16, 2015

Cheyenne County receives dividend check

LINCOLN – Cheyenne County has received a membership dividend of $15,828 from the Nebraska Intergovernmental Risk Management Association, the county's property, liability and workers' compensation co...

 
 By Jennifer Thomas    Community    October 16, 2015

COYOTE ROYALTY

Potter-Dix High School crowned its Homecoming king and queen on Thursday night. The court, pictured from left, includes: Savannah Shaw, Sam Bogert, Queen Sara Gingerich, King Justice Palmer, Regyn...

 
 By M. Timothy Nolting    Community    October 16, 2015

Across The Fence: The Nez Perce War of 1877, Part II

In 1877, the Commanding General of the U.S. Army was William Tecumseh Sherman, whose policy on pacification of the Native Americans focused more on conquest than compromise. Following Custer's defeat...

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2015

Jozenn Walters

Jozenn Walters, 21 of Fort Collins, passed away Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015 as a result of injuries sustained in a traffic accident in Fort Collins, Sunday evening. Funeral services will be held at 10:30... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2015

Service Notice: Tabitha R. Davis

Tabitha R. Davis, 29 of Sidney, passed away at her home, Monday, Oct. 12, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Oct. 20 in the Christian Life Center with Pastor Jim Gerhold and Pete Morgan officiating. Burial will be in the... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 16, 2015

Death Notice: Laverna Huff

Laverna Huff, 88 of Lincoln, and a longtime Lodgepole resident, died Thursday morning, October 15, 2015 at Sumner Place in Lincoln. Cremation will take place in Lincoln with memorial services to be held in Lodgepole at a later date. The complete... Full story

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 16, 2015

Panhandle Mental Health Center offers Youth Mental Health First Aid

Panhandle Mental Health Center has been offering the Mental Health First Aid program in local western Nebraska communities since 2012. This free course to the community will be offered Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the Chappell Fire Hall. Seating is...

 
 Community    October 16, 2015

Community Calendar 10-16-15

Ongoing A memorial account has been set up at American National Bank (Main Bank and Drive up locations) for Tabitha Davis. Donations can be made to: “Tabitha Davis Memorial Fund” to help defray expenses and to benefit twin daughters... Full story

 
 Community    October 16, 2015

Good Old Days 10-16-15

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 'Routine...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 16, 2015

Sidney runners punch tickets to state meets

Both the boys' and girls' cross country teams at Sidney High School qualified for the Class C state tournament with stellar efforts at Thursday afternoon's district meet. Each squad's top-three...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 16, 2015

Brott top finisher for Creek Valley at D-6 District meet

Creek Valley High’s Collin Brott took 24th at the District D-6 cross country meet at Pheasant Run Golf Course. The Storm boys finished seventh and did not qualify for next week’s state meet. Bridgeport won both the boys’ and girls’ team...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 16, 2015

Storm survives in five sets to defeat Peetz in volleyball

Payje Misegadis collected 17 kills and teammate Joey Straber added 14 kills to help the Creek Valley volleyball team defeat Peetz in a five-set marathon match on Thursday by scores of 25-19, 22-25, 11-25, 28-26, 17-15. The Storm improved to 8-8,...