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Articles from the November 13, 2015 edition

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 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 13, 2015

Celebrating veterans

Sidney elementary school students honored area veterans during a program on Thursday night. The fine arts auditorium at Sidney High School was full as parents, residents and veterans turned out for...

 
 By For The Sun-Telegraph    Community    November 13, 2015

Convictions upheld in 2012 Sidney murder

The Nebraska Supreme Court upheld multiple convictions for a 2012 murder in Sidney. The court on Friday upheld first-degree murder and weapons convictions and the life sentence of Jason Custer, who in March 2014 was convicted in Cheyenne County...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 13, 2015

Court rules against woman charged in burglaries

There is sufficient probable cause to continue a criminal court case against a Sidney woman alleged to have participated in a string of burglaries throughout Cheyenne County, a judge ruled this week. Mindy Richmond, 34, was arrested in June after...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    November 13, 2015

Sidney Singers take first in division at Old West Choir Fest

Sidney High School’s Sidney Singers had a strong showing at the Old West Choir Fest earlier this month in Scottsbluff. The Sidney Singers took first place in their division and received a gold rating for their afternoon performance, qualifying...

 
 By Courtney Fletcher    Community    November 13, 2015

Celebrating 75 years of marriage

Swede Nelson, also known as "Cuddles" the Shriner clown, surprised his aunt and uncle, Dorothy and Nig Nelson, Thursday afternoon in honor of their 75th wedding anniversary. Pictured from left are:...

 
 By Ryan Hermens    Community    November 13, 2015

Boil water notice issued in Dalton

A boil order notice has been issued for the Village of Dalton's public water supply. Jeff Juelfs, the community's utility supervisor, said the notice was issued Thursday after tests showed the...

 
 Obituaries    November 13, 2015

Matthew M. Lenzen

Matthew M. Lenzen, 62, a Sidney native, died Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, in Lincoln. Matt resided in Broomfield, Colo., and was a dispatcher for Denver Intermodal Express. Matt's passing followed just 10... Full story

 
 Community    November 13, 2015

Court Brief 11-13-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County District Court on Nov. 10 before the Honorable Derek Weimer: Daniel Gonzalez, 39, of Sidney, appeared for a status hearing on two counts of possession of methamphetamine, which are both Class IV... Full story

 
 Community    November 13, 2015

Community Calendar 11-13-15

Upcoming VENDORS WANTED for 2nd Annual Christmas Craft Show to be held on Saturday, Dec. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Lodgepole Valley Youth Camp, Ft. Sidney Road and Toledo Street, in Sidney. Please get your reservations in by Dec. 10th! For... Full story

 
 By Pastor Jim Nichols    Community    November 13, 2015

Singing for Jesus

Some years ago, following fellowship dinner at church, the folks would gather together and have a good old fashioned testimony service with singing, sharing of blessings and telling what the Lord has done in their lives. The experience was like the...

 
 Community    November 13, 2015

Good Old Days 11-13-15

Compiled By The Sun-Telegraph Staff 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 AG...

 
 By Greg Knight    Sports    November 13, 2015

A VALIANT EFFORT

When the Potter-Dix Lady Coyotes entered the Class D2 state championships at Lincoln East High School, the squad knew there was going to be a fight on the court to advance to the semi-finals. There...