The Sidney Sun-Telegraph - Serving proudly since 1873 as the beautiful Nebraska Panhandle's first newspaper

Articles from the February 24, 2015 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 13 of 13

Proposed Medicaid expansion bill back again

For the third year in a row, Nebraska legislators will consider a bill to expand Medicaid coverage for low-income state residents. Legislative Bill 472 was introduced by Lincoln Sen. Kathy Campbell last month. The bill was assigned to the Health and...


Sidney's Mindblenders finish 6th at state robotics event

The Sidney Mindblenders took sixth place among 45 teams at the First Lego League Robotics competition over the weekend at the Strategic Air and Space Museum in Ashland, Neb.. The Sidney team...


Wheat Belt announces local scholarship winners

Wheat Belt recent;y awarded one $1,000 Basin Electric Scholarship, one $100 Arbor Wealth Scholarship, two $500 Tri-State Scholarships and two Technical Wheat Belt Scholarships to six outstanding area youths. Jared Westman was selected to receive the...


Sidney Danz team takes third at state championships

The Sidney Red Raiders Danz Team took a third-place finish in the "High Kick" category at the 2015 Nebraska State Cheer and Dance Championships over the weekend. Coached by Krissy Fry and Sidney Danz...


Cheyenne farmer directs funds to Leyton Public Schools Foundation

DALTON – The Leyton Public Schools Foundation received a $2,500 donation from Cheyenne County farmer John Cruise and America's Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund. The donation...


Donna Faye Hartman

Donna Hartman, 86 of North Platte and a former resident of Sidney for over sixty years, went to be with the Lord on Thursday morning, Feb. 19, 2015 at the North Platte Care Center in North Platte.... Full story


Service Notice: Dena L. Wernsman

Dena L. Wernsman, 52 of Arapahoe, Neb. and formerly of Sidney, passed away Sun., Feb. 1, 2015, at Good Samaritan Hospital, in Kearney. A memorial service will be held for Dena on Sat., Feb. 28 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in... Full story


Court Briefs 02-24-15

The following people appeared in Cheyenne County Court on Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, before the Honorable Randin Roland: Thomas Schmidt, age 24 of Chappell, appeared for a pre-trial conference on a charge of DUI 1st, a class W misdemeanor. He pleaded gui... Full story


Community Calendar 02-24-15

Ongoing Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Dates of Lenten soup suppers & Lenten worship services are Feb. 24, Mar. 4, 11, 18 & 25 Lenten Soup suppers are every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. Lenten worship services are every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Cancer... Full story


Storm marches on

OGALLALA – The Creek Valley Storm boys' basketball team just may be peaking at the perfect time. After a convincing win over a solid Wallace team last Friday night, the fifth-seeded Storm (6-12)...


Sidney 8th graders win Ogallala Tournament

The Sidney Middle School 8th-grade basketball team won three games on Saturday – defeating North Platte, Kimball and Broken Bow – to win the Western Nebraska Shootout in Ogallala. Members of the... Full story


Sidney's Rosenbaum signs to high jump at Hastings

As a starter on the top-seeded girls' basketball team at the upcoming B-6 district tournament, Savanna Rosenbaum still has a few more high bar's to clear before she can start thinking about track....



BOYS’ B-6 BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS BOYS’ Basketball B-6 District Tournament At McCook Community College Saturday, Feb. 28 No. 4 Alliance (8-13) vs. No. 5 McCook (6-18), 3 p.m. CST Monday, March 2 *At McCook Community College No. 1 Sidney (20-3) vs.... Full story


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019