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  • Fort Sidney Road bridge reopens

    Ryan Hermens|Dec 18, 2015

    The Fort Sidney Road bridge has reopened to traffic. A section of the road between Pole Creek Crossing – formerly Toledo Street – and Virginia Lane had been closed since June while the previous bridge was demolished and then reconstructed. While the bridge was originally scheduled to be completed in October, delays in the relocation of utilities near the site led contractors to construct the bridge at Pole Creek Crossing prior to the bridge on Fort Sidney Road. Ben Dayton, City of Sidney zon...

  • Concert performance in Dix

    John Verser|Dec 18, 2015


  • Christmas at Creek Valley Elementary

    Ryan Hermens|Dec 18, 2015


  • King's Daughters annual holiday tradition

    Courtney Fletcher|Dec 18, 2015

    For more than a century, the King's Daughters have been providing food baskets to area families over the holiday season. Nearly 150 boxes that include ham, potatoes, vegetables, milk and eggs, to name a few items, will be given to families in need to provide them with a Christmas dinner....

  • Community Calendar 12-18-15

    Dec 18, 2015

    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 Joy & Ellyeaunnah Grace”. … Table of Grace, a ministry of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, is a mobile food pantry that distributes food at various locations throughout the area on monthly basis. The locations and times for registration are: 1st Tuesday of the month – 2:30 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Ca... Full story

  • Good Old Days 12-18-15

    Dec 18, 2015

    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 'School Heads Continuing Project For Educational Service Unit' Dec. 17, 1965 School administrators in the four counties – Kimball, Deuel, Cheyenne, Garden – of the District 19 Educational Service Unit are letting no grass grow under their feet. The school heads and county superintendents have had two mee...


    Dec 18, 2015

    BASKETBALL Friday, Dec. 18 Fort Morgan (Colo.) at Sidney Banner County at Leyton Sedgwick County at Creek Valley Caliche (Colo.) at Potter-Dix Prairie at Peetz Saturday, Dec. 19 Alliance at Sidney Hemingford at Leyton Creek Valley at Banner County SIDNEY WRESTLING Friday, Dec. 18 Sidney at Ogallala Saturday, Dec. 19 Sidney at Bridgeport Thursday, Jan. 7 Sidney at Western Trails Tournament in Kimball... Full story