Archive - Jan 2014

January 28th

Haystacks at Dawn

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Triangle S Ranch
photo by Gene Sturlin

January 27th

Another busy local sports week begins Wednesday night with SC and UW Basketball

SC HOOPS - The Sheridan college Generals and Lady Generals host games with Western Wyoming tomorrow night.

The Lady Generals are coming off an 18 point win at Little Big Horn CC and Head coach Frank McCarthy says they get a great challenge from Western Wyoming tomorrow night.

And McCarthy says the regular season is starting to come to a close and they must start to get momentum going in the next few weeks to get ready for post season play.

Title III Changes Trigger Different Use Of Funds

United States Department of Agriculture's Secure Rural Schools Title III funds have been used by Johnson County for their ongoing rural addressing project, which was allowed up until this year.

Superintendent Dr. Rod Kessler Announces Retirement

Dr. Rod Kessler

Johnson County School District One Superintendent Dr. Rod Kessler has announced this year will be his final one with the district, as he will be retiring at the end of this school year.

Planner Updates Council On Planning Commission

Buffalo City Planner Lynn Barrett gave her report to the council at their last meeting, saying no new planning and zoning applications have been filed with her office in the last few weeks.

Police Take Applications for Citizen's Academy

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A scene from last year's Sheridan Police Citizen's Academy. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Police Department is now taking applications for their 4th annual Citizen's Academy. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Senator Enzi Weighs in on Minimum Wage Issue

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(Photo by Ron Richter)

The last time Congress passed legislation to raise the minimum wage was in 2007, during the George W. Bush administration when it was $5.15 an hour. The law eventually bumped the wage up to its current $7.25 level in 2009.

‘My Wyoming’ – Here is Your Chance to Contribute to New Statewide Book

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Bill Sniffin

Our most recent Wyoming book was so successful and so much fun that we are now planning on doing another one in 2014.

Harry Lee Woodward

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Harry Lee Woodward, 53, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, January 26, 2014 at his residence. A private service will be held at the Black Hills National Cemetery at a later date.

On condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements

Dwaine Bobbitt

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Dwaine Bobbitt, 73, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at his residence.

On condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com.

Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.