Archive - Sep 2009

September 22nd

Wyoming Public Health Education Conference in Sheridan

Every fall the Wyoming Public Health Association, along with the Wyoming Environmental Health Association, holds an educational conference that helps professionals statewide with current health issues. This year’s conference is taking place this week at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

Barrasso leads senate to save nearly $3 Million

A bill before the U.S. Senate would have the National Forest Service spending $2.8 million on wildland fire management. Wyoming Senator John Barrasso opposed the measure and asked the full Senate to approve an amendment striking the expenditure. What was the reason for Barrasso’s concern?

Civic Theater Guild To Kick Off Season Next Weekend

The Sheridan Civic Theater Guild will begin its 54th season next Friday night, October 2nd with a Paul Zindel-written play entitled “The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds”. The play is being directed by Malcom Wallop, who explains why they are getting a little bit later start than usual.

1st Annual Clear Creek Cannon Shoot Gets Underway This Friday

The first annual Clear Creek Cannon Shoot will take place this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the C Bar B Ranch east of Buffalo. Fort Phil Kearney Site Superintendent Bob Wilson says there will be a number of different types of cannons at the shoot.

Grant Awarded To Create Database For The Eastern Shosone Language

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $200,000 grant to help create a database of the Eastern Shoshone language. University of Wyoming American Indian Studies Program Director, Judy Antell, says the database will be the basis for the future development of additional Eastern Shoshone language and teaching materials.

Cadyn Lane Trujillo

Sheridan resident, Cadyn Lane Trujillo, 4 months old, passed away September 21, 2009 at his home.

Born May 13, 2009 in Sheridan, Wyoming to Megan Sue Trujillo and Jeremy Royce Badgett.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 09/22/09

Civic Theater Guild w/Nathan Doerr / Bob Wilson- Ft. Phil Kearny Cannon Shoot

Patricia L. Ward

Patricia L. Ward, 82 of Sheridan, passed away on September 18, 2009.

Patricia was born on November 14, 1926 to Guy and Madge Brown in Casper, WY. She married Wilbur Kenneth Ward on December 26, 1954. Wilbur passed on March 16, 1957.

Patricia loved the outdoors, camping, music, gardening and her dogs.

Mary Virginia Wolney

Mary Virginia Wolney 89, of Sheridan, passed away on September 18, 2009 at Sheridan Manor.

Myrtle Claire

Myrtle Claire passed away Friday, September 18, 2009, at West View Health Care Center in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Myrtle was born on November 11, 1918 in New England, North Dakota to Floyd and Maude Parkins.