Archive - Mar 2011

March 26th

SHS Soccer Teams Both Win Friday

The Sheridan Bronc Soccer team edged out a 1-0 win over Cody at Sheridan High School Friday. Mother Nature played a role in the low scoring affair as it rained throughout and made playing conditions less than favorable. Zack Will scored the only goal of the game to give the Broncs the victory.

Reservation System Implemented for Tongue River State Park

Campers can make reservations up to nine months in advance of staying at Tongue River State Park. To learn more, visit

Even though today's weather is still a bit winter-like, word from the Montana Fish & Wildlife is that reservations for twenty Montana State Park camping locations will be opening up in just a couple weeks.

Advisory Committee Looks at Future for Seniors

Sheridan Senior Center Director Carmen Rideout

The Sheridan Senior Center Advisory Committee, which is comprised of SSC board members and members of the community, met with Community Builders, Inc. of Douglas Thursday afternoon.

SEEDA Works on Policy and Procedures Manual

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City of Sheridan Planning Director and SEEDA Member Robert Briggs

Developing a manual that more clearly defines the procedures and policies is something that the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority Joint Powers Board will continue to work on. SEEDA Administrative Staff member Robert Briggs.

March 25th

Sheridan Press to Get New Publisher

Stephen Woody will take over as publisher of The Sheridan Press beginning June 1st.

The Sheridan Press has hired a new publisher, Stephen Woody of Montrose, Colorado. Originally from Texas, Woody has been with the Montrose Daily Press for the past fourteen years.


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Mass of Christian Burial for Mary K Voiles, a 97-year old Powell, Wyoming, woman, who passed away March 24, 2011, in Powell, Wyoming will be celebrated Tuesday March 29th at 10:00 a.m. at St John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson as Celebrant. A vigil service will be held and a Rosary recited on Monday at 6:00 p.m. at the Adams Funeral Home Chapel in Buffalo.

A Few Seats Left on SCLT Tour Bus Tomorrow

Sheridan Community Land Trust Executive Director Colin Betzler

The Sheridan Community Land Trust is hosting a half-day bus tour tomorrow morning for thirty people, and there are about six spots available for anyone interested in joining the excursion. Director Colin Betzler has the details

Generals Named All Region Nine

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Three Sheridan College Generals have been named to the All Region Nine: First Team - Jerrell Crayton, Second Team - Lamont Prosser, and All Defensive Team - Khion Sankey. In addition, the Coach-of-the-Year is Steve Smiley of Sheridan College who is seen watching Khion Sankey in frame #3 during a game against Gillette College.

Generals Named All Region Nine

Sing Forever

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Sing Forever was one of the Sheridan High School Mixed Choir selections when the SHS Vocal Music Department presented the "March Festival Concert" Thursday evening at the High School. Following the Mixed Choir the Honor Choir, Treblemakers and Spectrum rounded out the enjoyable evening of music that was started by the Senior Girls.

Sing Forever

Reward Offered for Information on Horse Shot and Killed

Call 67-CRIME (672-7463) for information about who shot this animal. Your call will remain anonymous.

On the Cowboy State News Network Friday morning it was reported that a horse belonging to the Central Wyoming Community College rodeo program had been shot last weekend and a reward is being offered for information on the crime.