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Potter to host summer event with something for everyone

Potter to host summer event with something for everyone

Sports, arts, food, bull riding, a car show: the ingredients of a truly unique community gathering planned for next month in Potter. On Saturday, June 27, those activities – and a few more – will ...

Community Calendar 05-21-15

Thursday, May 21 Cancer survivor support group meets every third Thursday from 5:30-7 p.m. at Dorwart Cancer Care Center. A variety of topics will be discussed and food is provided. Call Leslie at (308) 250-1113 with questions. Friday, May 22...

Local students receive college scholarships

Sidney’s Raine M. Gartner and Chappell’s Jillian Kepler have both received college scholarships for the 2015-16 academic year. Gartner’s award is to Missouri State University and came as part of the Midwest Student Exchange Program. Students...

WNCC to host Military Women's Conference

The Western Nebraska Community College and the Military and Veterans Office in Sidney are sponsoring this years’ Service Women Attain Power – also known as the S.W.A.P. Conference – on June 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Western Nebraska...

Cresencio S. "Chris" Rocha

Cresencio S. "Chris" Rocha, 91 of Winchester, Va. and former Sidney resident, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2015 in Winchester. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 23,...

Death Notice: Colleen Brauer

Colleen Brauer, 82 of Gurley, passed away Thursday morning, May 21, 2015 at her home in Gurley. Service arrangements are pending and will be announced when available. Gehrig-Stitt Chapel & Cremation Service, LLC is in charge of Colleen’s care and...

Commentary – Ryan's Redactions: Memorial Day: A special time to reflect

A s students throughout Cheyenne County revel this week in their newfound – if temporary – freedom, many of us who long ago exchanged homework for, well, work, are looking forward to a three-day...

Pedro Noguera and 'The Trouble with Black Boys'

Pedro A. Noguera teaches education and sociology at New York University. The son of Caribbean immigrants, he has a Spanish name, but he is black. In 2008, he published his book, The Trouble with Black Boys, and within its pages, he lists the...

Talking Sports: Time for the state track meet, but wasn't it just fall?

Wasn't it just a few days ago that state basketball concluded in Lincoln? Well, it sure seems like it. Especially when you look outside and see a blinding snow storm. It's hard to believe Nebraska...

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

TRACK & FIELD Friday, May 22 Sidney at Class B State Meet (@ Omaha), 3:30 p.m. CDT Potter-Dix, Creek Valley, Leyton at Class D State Meet (@ Omaha), 3:30 p.m. CDT Saturday, May 23 Sidney at Class B State Meet (@ Omaha), 9 a.m. CDT Potter-Dix, Creek...

 
 
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