Archive - Jul 12, 2011

SCA Rodeo Results 6/30 & 7/1

6/30 Rodeo

1D Barrels - 1. Whitney Simmons 18.20 / 2. Amanda Nicholson 18.32 / 3. Caty Graves 18.36

2D Barrels - 1. Lori Sigurdson 19.20 / 2. Amber Ringeisen 19.57

3D Barrels - 1. Bailey McLean 20.28 / 2. Valarie Wood 20.40

Senior Barrels - 1. Lacy Blea 19.13 / 2. Gabrielle Koltiska 19.91

Junior Barrels - 1. Ellie Bard 18.57 / 2. Kade Koltiska 18.96 / 3. Haley Timm 19.40

Pee Wee Barrels - 1. Kennedy Myers 26.31 / 2.Tavy Leno 28.14 / 3. MaKenzie Wood 31.69 / 4. Nick Albrecht 31.93

1D Poles - 1. Becky Kobielusz

2D Poles - 1. Sierra Zowada 27.47 / Callie Knifong 27.93

Governor Mead Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead

Following dozens of landslides, record snowpack and extraordinary river flows, Governor Matt Mead has asked President Obama for a Presidential Disaster Declaration.

Flash Flood Warning In Effect For Johnson County

A Flash Flood Warning for west central Johnson County has been extended to 5:00 am Wednesday

Darlene R. Elkins

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Darlene R. Elkins, 83, of Sheridan, died Monday, July 11, 2011 in Westview Health Care Center with family at her side.

Mrs. Elkins was born February 7, 1928 in Clearmont, Wyoming to Johnny and Lucille (Irwin) Baker. She grew up and attended schools in Gillette, Wyoming through her junior year of high school, then moved to Sheridan and graduated from Sheridan High School.

After The Concert

After the Powder River Let'er Buck Celebration showcasing the 67th Army Band and just two hours after a severe thunderstorm moved through Sheridan County just 8-miles northeast of Sheridan on Monday evening - this was the view from the fountain area of Whitney Commons looking east toward downtown Sheridan.

After The Concert

Chamber Luncheon Wednesday, Board Elections Coming Up

Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dixie Johnson

The Sheridan Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon is at 11:30 am Wednesday, and this month only it will be held at the Historic Sheridan Inn. Executive Director for the Sheridan Chamber of Commerce, Dixie Johnson, talked about the luncheon.

Lightning Strike

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Lightning above Maier Soccer Field at Sheridan College at 6:11 pm Monday evening when the thunderstorm passed just northeast of Sheridan.

Lightning strike over Maier Field Monday night


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Mass of Christian burial for Tommy Smith, 30 year old Buffalo man who passed away suddenly following an accident at Lake DeSmet, will be celebrated Friday , July 15th at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John The Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson as celebrant.

Planning Commission OK's Administrative Review Ordinance

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City of Sheridan Planning Director Robert Briggs

The City of Sheridan is moving forward with an ordinance regarding design approval in the City. Planning Director Robert Briggs explains how the ordinance changes City Code, and how it will benefit developers.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 07/12/11

Sheridan County Museum / Author of "Save Our System" w/Dr. Lynn Cleland