Archive - Aug 2009

Matthew Perkins Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Is This Friday Night

The 2nd annual Matthew Perkins Memorial Scholarship fundraiser is coming up this Friday night in Sheridan. The fundraiser helps Sheridan High School students travel abroad. Matt's mother, Jane Perkins says the event will have something for everyone.

2nd Annual VOA Bandana Barn Dance Is Set For September 19th

The 2nd annual Bandana Barn Dance to benefit Volunteers of America of Wyoming and Montana will take place Saturday September 19th at Pam and Win Phillips' Winfield Ranch in Banner. VOA President Jeff Holisinger says that along with dancing, dinner and music, there will be some nice items up for auction as well.

Stimulus Dollars Help Workforce Centers Serve Clients Quicker

The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services has used part of the stimulus funds to install large monitors in workforce centers around the state. Workforce Services Director Joan Evans explains how job seekers will benefit from these monitors.

Delbert Ventling

Sheridan resident Delbert Ventling, 77, passed away August 28, 2009 at his residence.

Richard Barbula

Richard Barbula, 80, of Sheridan, WY died Sunday, August 30, 2009, in his Sheridan home.

Richard was born March 12, 1929, in Monarch, WY to Hank & Alma (Legerski) Barbula.

"Free Money" Deadline Today in Wyoming

You've heard the expression, "if it's too good to be true, it probably is." But in this case, "it" is true. Cash is available to those in the 65-plus set and to people with disabilities, and it's worth up to $900 for married couples.

08/31/09 sports for Monday

BRONC FOOTBALL - The Sheridan Bronc football team had a bad stretch of 5:50 at the end of the 2nd Quarter with two turnovers, as Casper Kelly Walsh turned a 13-6 deficit into a 28-13 halftime lead. The Broncs would not recover in the 42-20 loss to open the season Friday.

August 30th

First Day Of Classes At Sheridan College May Be Pretty Stressful

Sheridan College is setting records for the number of students enrolled this year. There will be a more than 25 percent increase in students attending their first classes today, yet the Northern Wyoming Community College District had to cut their budget by nearly 10 percent this year. Vice President of Student Affairs Dr.

The Sheridan County Museum Community Appreciation Days

The building that used to be Bubba's Barbecue was turned into the Sheridan County Museum in 2006. The Museum is an ongoing process that has kept Curator Dana Prater very busy for the last couple of years. Yesterday was the last day of the Community Appreciation Days.

The Sheridan County Museum is located at 850 Sibley Circle.

The Elk's Youth Rodeo

Every year for three days the Fairgrounds lay host to the Elk's Youth Rodeo. This Elk's Youth Rodeo is one of the most competitive in the country, youth come to Sheridan to compete from all over the mid-west.