Archive - Nov 19, 2013

Superintendent Sues Over Public Records

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State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill (Courtesy Photo)

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill has asked the court to assist her in her effort to collect public records. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

State Representative Weighs in on Sternberg Resignation

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State Representative Mike Madden (Courtesy Photo)

State Representative Mike Madden was the guest on Tuesday's Public Pulse program on News Talk 9-30 K-R-O-E. Host Kim Love asked Madden to give his opinion on the recent resignation of University of Wyoming President Bob Sternberg.

Montana Man Pleads Guilty to Kidnap of Wyoming Girl

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CODY, Wyo. (AP) - A Montana nature photographer has been sentenced to life in prison after he pleaded guilty to kidnapping and sexually abusing an 10-year-old girl in Wyoming.

Governor's Business Forum is Underway

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Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (Courtesy Photo)

Governor Matt Mead's 2nd annual Business Forum got underway Tuesday at Little America in Cheyenne. The forum is an opportunity to highlight successful businesses in the state and to bring together leaders to discuss job creation and expansion of the the economy.

Richard Milo Williams

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Richard Milo Williams of Sheridan, Wyoming passed away on Friday, November 15, 2013 at Sheridan Manor. Richard was born July 13, 1925 at the family ranch on Piney Creek to his parents Harry Ernest and Alice Bremer Williams. He was the fifth of 11 children.

John Zukowski Sr.

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John Zukowski Sr., 96, of Sheridan, passed away on Thursday, November
14, 2013 at the VA Medical Center.

John was born in Syracuse, NY on March 6, 1917, to parents, Charlie and Mary (Kunce) Zukowski. He grew up there and later joined the US Army during WWII. He married Grace Stimas.

John enjoyed fishing, hunting, walking, swimming and spending time with his family.

Sheridan Swish Takes First at Tournament in Casper

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L-R: Cole Leech, Dawson Lee, Brock Steel, Alex Sanders, Cody Kilpatrick, Sean Sanders, Michael Greer and Colson Coon (Coaches not pictured: Michelle Meehan and Cody Coon)

The Sheridan Swish basketball team took first place in the 4th grade division at the Power-to-Play tournament in Casper over the weekend.

Students Say They're the Change

W.A.T.CH members Lillian Cannon and Gavin Young joined Leslie Stratmoen on Public Pulse. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)
W.A.T.CH Facilitator Tracy Hewitt-Adams -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

A group of students at Sheridan High School are working together to bring about positive changes.

News Director Leslie Stratmoen has the report.

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Stroll Features Hay, Trolley Rides

Chamber Director Teresa Detimore shows off this year's stroll button. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan area residents and visitors can ride the Sheridan trolley, take an old-fashioned hay ride and get a head start on their Christmas shopping on Friday, Nov. 29, during the annual Christmas Stroll downtown.

School Officials Take Tougher Cyberbullying Stance

Dirlene Wheeler-- Photo by Pat Blair

Sheridan County School District 2 is seeking a state law this week authorizing intervention by law enforcement in cases of cyberbullying.