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Articles from the November 10, 2015 edition

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 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    November 10, 2015

Local artists receive state-wide recognition

Several local artists attended the "Discover 2015 Art Show" reception at the Sidney Public Library Monday evening. The Cheyenne County Art Guild hosted the event. The top 25 artworks of the...

 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 10, 2015

Sidney schools continue to improve on state tests

The Sidney Public School District exceeded state averages last year on tests administered to students throughout Nebraska. According to the State of the Schools Report released by the Nebraska Department of Education, 83 percent of Sidney students...

 Obituaries    November 10, 2015

Elmer I. Jung

Elmer I. Jung, 84 of Potter, passed away at the Golden Living Center in Sidney, Saturday evening, Nov. 7, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 12 in the Holy Trinity... Full story

 Community    November 10, 2015

Court Briefs 11-10-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County District Court on Nov. 4 before the Honorable Derek Weimer: Daniel Gonzalez, 39, of Sidney, appeared for a status hearing on two counts of possession of methamphetamines, which are both Class IV... Full story

 Community    November 10, 2015

Community Calendar 11-10-15

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 “Emmersynne... Full story

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 10, 2015

Gamble wins grand champion artist in Wheat Belt contest

A Leyton Public Schools third grader won the grand champion artist award in the Wheat Belt cover page contest. Shawnee Gamble received the honor and the artwork will be displayed on the cover of the Wheat Belt connection insert in December. The...

 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 10, 2015

Johnson Cattle Company joins AAA

Johnson Cattle Company of Sidney is a new member of the American Angus Association, announced Richard Wilson, interim CEO of the national breed organization headquartered in Saint Joseph, Mo. The American Angus Association, with nearly 25,000 active...

 By Greg Knight    Sports    November 10, 2015

Robb, Sidney Wrestling Club win big in Denver at Monster Match Nationals

The Sidney Wrestling Club came up with some big wins last Saturday at the Monster Match National competition in Denver – and saw state high school champion Derek Robb take a second place finish in...

 By Greg Knight    Sports    November 10, 2015

Bigger, faster, stronger...

The students of Sidney High School have a brand new set of free weights and other workout equipment, courtesy of a $25,000 gift from Sidney residents Mike and Rachael Copeland. The new equipment was...