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Articles from the October 30, 2015 edition

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 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    October 30, 2015

All in Halloween fun

The Cheyenne County clerks got into the Halloween spirit by dressing up like fellow office clerk Judith Eymann. According to the clerks, they dress up every year. Pictured from left are: Judith...

 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    October 30, 2015

St. Patrick's parish autumn festival on tap for Sunday

The annual autumn festival at St. Patrick Catholic Church will be a free day of games, food and prizes. The event will be held on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. A turkey dinner, children’s carnival games, a country store, bingo and a cake walk will...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    October 30, 2015

College financial aid program set for Nov. 9

A financial aid program will be held at in the distance learning lab at Creek Valley High School on Monday, Nov. 9, at 5:30 p.m. A professional from the EducationQuest Foundation will discuss how to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student...

 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    October 30, 2015

Court(s) are in session

The newly remodeled tennis courts at Legion Park got their final touches after a wind screen was installed Friday. Sand for the two new sand volleyball courts was also poured. According to City of...

 By M. Timothy Nolting    Community    October 30, 2015

Across The Fence: Simply October

I should probably not admit this, but it is already 10 minutes to noon on Monday, Oct. 26. So what is the significance of that? I have a semi-firm deadline of 1 p.m. to get this column submitted, and...

 Community    October 30, 2015

Daylight Saving Time Ends


 Obituaries    October 30, 2015

Jerome N. "Jerry" Lenzen

Jerome N. "Jerry" Lenzen, 90, Sidney farmer and rancher and descendant of Cheyenne County pioneers, died Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, in Lincoln. He had moved to Lincoln to be closer to family members... Full story

 Community    October 30, 2015

Community Calendar 10-30-15

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

 By Scott Bloomquist    Community    October 30, 2015

The work of creating a masterpiece

“My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.” – James 1:2-3 (NKJV) As the weather turns cooler and the leaves fall off the trees, I am reminded of a family story...

 Community    October 30, 2015

Good Old Days 10-30-15

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...

 By Ryan Hermens    Sports    October 30, 2015

Leyton comes up short in playoffs

OSHKOSH – As Garden County High players celebrated their victory at the opposite end of the field, Leyton coach Glen Lipska stood in the north end zone, surrounded by his players and Warrior...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 30, 2015

Sidney, Potter-Dix, Leyton earn top seeds in volleyball playoffs

By virtue of having the highest wild-card point total, the Sidney High School volleyball team earned the No. 1 seed and home-court advantage at next week’s District B-8 tournament. Sidney (15-15) will take on No. 4 Scottsbluff (11-18) at 4 p.m....

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Sports    October 30, 2015

Peetz eliminated at district volleyball

The Peetz High School volleyball team wrapped up its season on Thursday when the Bulldogs were eliminated at the Colorado Class 1A District 4 tournament being played at Northeastearn Junior College in Sterling. The Bulldogs, seeded No. 6 among the...

 Sports    October 30, 2015


NEBRASKA/COLORADO FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCHEDULES CLASS B STATE TOURNAMENT First-round games Friday, Oct. 30 All times CDT No. 16 Alliance (4-5) at No. 1 Aurora (9-0), 2 p.m. No. 9 Scottsbluff (6-3) at No. 8 Gretna (6-3), 5 p.m. No. 12 Beatrice (6-3) at...