Archive - Dec 7, 2013

Festival of Trees

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photo by Judy Hagerott

Sharing stories with Santa

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Five year-old Cera Williams shares a light-hearted moment with Santa at the annual Kalif Shrines Kids Christmas Party Saturday. (Photo by Judy Hagerott)

First $100 Winner Named

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Jim Coombs, right, accepts $100 in Chamber Bucks from Chamber CEO Dixie Johnson as the first winner in the post-Christmas Stroll giveaway. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce)

Jim Coombs was the winner of this week's $100 in Chamber Bucks in the post-Christmas Stroll giveaway. Winners are drawn from those who register their Stroll button numbers at participating businesses, and the next drawing will be on Tuesday (Dec. 10).

Friday night high school basketball scores


Sheridan 63 Green River 43

Tongue River 43 Shoshoni 32

Burns 55 Big Horn 43


Sheridan 66 Green River 25

Burns 46 Big Horn 42

Lusk 80 Big Horn 72

Shoshoni 67 Tongue River 57

Moorcroft 77 Normative Services 19

Hulett 63 Normative Services 23

(Live high school basketball today)

Lady Broncs vs Billings Skyview 1:00 KWYO

Retrospective/New Prospective Show at the Sagebrush Art Center

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The bitter cold didn't deter the crowd that showed up for an artists' reception held at Sagebrush Art Center Friday night. Called “Retrospective/New Prospective,” it which features the work of four Sheridan County artists.

Pearl Harbor: 'A Date Which Will Live in Infamy'

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U.S. Navy Veteran Mel Heckman shares his story. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

On Sunday morning, December 7, 1941, the American Army and Navy base in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii was attacked by the Imperial Japanese Navy. The attack came as a surprise to the American Army and Navy and lead to great losses of life and equipment.

Parents in Prison Bring Challenges for Caregivers

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Having a parent in prison is more common than childhood autism in the United States. That detail is revealed in a new report from Volunteers of America, which seeks to raise awareness of what life is like for the children and their caregivers.

County to guarantee account for JPB

Johnson County has agreed to act as the co-signer on the account for the Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic Joint Powers Board to establish an account in their name with Rocky Mountain Power.