Archive - Sep 10, 2013

Numbers are Up for School District #1

(Photo by Chris Foy)

The number of students enrolled in Sheridan County School District #1 are up significantly from just a year ago. District #1 Superintendent Marty Kobza gives us the details on the increase.

Lawmakers Look to Spend More on Airline Aid

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A panel of state lawmakers has recommended more than doubling the funding for a state program that subsidizes air service to Wyoming communities.

Game and Fish Closes Bighorn Mountains Bear Hunt Season

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This fall's black bear hunting season for hunt areas 1 and 2 in the Bighorn Mountains is now closed. State game officials say the season closed over the weekend when the female bear quota was met.

School Trustees Hear Praise for Alternative School

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SHERIDAN, Wyo. – Sheridan County School District 2 Superintendent Craig Dougherty praised the district's alternative schools Monday evening after Mick Wiest, a teacher at the Fort MacKenzie school, was named the district's Certified Staff Member of the Year.

Get Your Zombie On

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This zombie looks hungry for brains! (Photo by Ron Richter)

CHAPS Equine Assisted Therapy is looking for zombies and humans alike for the Zombie run/walk in early October to benefit CHAPS. The Zombie 5K will start and finish at Grinnell Plaza in Sheridan.

Joey's Fall Fly Fundraiser a Week from Friday

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A week from this Friday Joey's Fly Fishing Foundation will be holding a fundraiser in Sheridan that is a kickoff event for the annual Fall Fly Fishing Tournament. Program Director for the foundation, Joey Puettman explains.

Governor Mead Visits Sheridan Businesses

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Gov. Mead, left, with Tom Balding.

Wyoming's Governor Matt Mead stopped in Sheridan Monday afternoon for a tour of three companies – Emit, Vacutech and Ptolemy.

Edwards Faces Prison for Sexual Abuse of Minor

A 21-year-old man will be going to prison for a sex crime.

Tuesday 09-10-13

Joey's Fly Fishing Joey Puettman & JT Craft / School District #1 Supt.Marty Kobza

Terry Lee Davis

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Terry Lee Davis, 54, of Sheridan, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Sunday, September 8, 2013 after a tragic accident in the Big Horn Mountains.

Terry was born on June 26, 1959 in Memphis, TN, to parents Tommy and Mary Davis. He attended school in Memphis until the family moved to Sheridan, WY in 1975. Terry graduated from Sheridan High School in 1977.