Archive - Oct 24, 2016

Commissioners Authorize Funds to Digitize Court Records

Sheridan County commissioners have authorized spending about $257,000 to digitize 90 years of probate and juvenile court records before sending the records to Cheyenne to be archived.

Boy Scouts Host Haunted House in Sheridan’s Iron Works Building

For the second year, Sheridan’s Boy Scout Troop 117 will be hosting a haunted house over the Halloween weekend. This year they will hold their events in Sheridan’s Iron Works according to organizer Chris Johnston.

Rec District’s 1st Annual Adult 5 on 5 Basketball Tournament Still Needs More Teams

There are many different 3 on 3 basketball competitions in our area and the Sheridan Recreation District would like to introduce a new basketball tournament.

Prescribed Burn in the Bighorn National Forest

The Bighorn National Forest, Powder Ranger District fire managers are conducting prescribed burns today. They are burning off Forest Service Road 436 in the southwest corner of the forest in Washakie County.

Vera (Kaufmann) Rhoades

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Vera (Kaufmann) Rhoades, 98, of Sheridan, passed away, Tuesday, October 18, at the Green House Living for Sheridan.

Vera Laura Mohr was born January 5, 1918 to George and Emma Mohr in Monroe, Nebraska. She was the oldest of three sisters, Floreen Schreibeis and Lillian Ostegard.

Cowboy Pickup Drivers Speeding Through Mountains and Prairies

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Is it possible that you can learn more about your home state by spending some time in and traveling through some adjoining western states?

Monday 10-24-16

Sheridan County Museum / Sheridan College Candidates Debra Wendtland and Rolf Distad

Levi Delbert Lane, Jr.

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Sergeant Levi Delbert Lane, Jr., 89, of Sheridan, passed away on Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the VA Medical Center. He was born on September 23, 1927, in Gillette, WY, to Levi Sr. and Ethel (Hull) Lane. He grew up in the Gillette area and attended school in Gillette graduating from Campbell County High School.

Wyoming News Update

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Here is the latest Wyoming news from The Associated Press

State Cross Country Results / Football Playoffs Open Friday / Regional Volleyball Starts Friday / Pokes win at Nevada / Broncos v Texans Tonight

STATE CROSS COUNTRY - The 2016 Wyoming state cross country championships finished up in Sheridan Saturday afternoon.

The Sheridan county teams finished like this the Tongue River Lady Eagles were 3rd in 2A the TR boys were 5th and the Big Horn Rams were 7th.

The Sheridan Lady Broncs had a pretty good day finishing 5th and the Broncs were 7th.

Sheridan Head coach Art Bauers says the Lady Broncs had a very good result. And he says the Broncs struggled but had a decent day.