Archive - Oct 8, 2016

First Public Performance Debuts to Sold-Out Crowd

College Trustee Walt Wragge, left, visits with other concert-goers Saturday night. (Photo by Pat Blair)

The first public performance in Sheridan College's new concert hall, featuring the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, debuted to a sold-out crowd Saturday night.

Dining for a Cause Benefits SHS Clubs

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Monday's Dining for a Cause at Frackelton's restaurant in downtown Sheridan raised $14,295.25 for the Sheridan High School We the People and Sheridan Computer Clubs.

The Joe and Arlene Watt Foundation donated $10,000 in matching funds to go along with over $8,000 from 11 other matching donors in the community. The total funds raised that will be split between both clubs is $32,545.25.

Pictured from left to right are: Sheridan Media GM Bob Grammens; Sheridan Johnson Community Foundation Board Member Jerry Pilch; Sheridan Johnson Community Foundation Board Member Bernie Spielman; Sheridan High School Assistant Principal Jeff Mowery; We the People Advisor Tyson Emborg; School District #2 Trustee Craig Achord; School District #2 Trustee Tony Wendtland; Sheridan Media and Frackelton's Owner Kim Love; and Frackelton's GM Dave Youngren. (Photo Ron Richter ©)

200-Plus Attend Antelope Hunt Dinner, Auction

Dinner attendees watch the auctioneer. (Photo by Pat Blair)

More than 200 people attended the dinner and auction Friday night that marked the mid-point of this year's Wyoming Women's Antelope Hunt.

House District 51 Candidates Discuss Medicaid Expansion

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The two candidates for the House District 51 seat were recently guests on our news talk show Public Pulse, where one of the topics discussed was Medicaid expansion.

City Receives Loan for North Sheridan Interchange Project

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The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board at their meeting Thursday in Cheyenne approved a $1.18 million Drinking Water State Revolving Fund loan for the North Sheridan Interchange Project.

SHS Principal Talks About Improvement Plan

Sheridan High School Principal Brent Leibach. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Students at Sheridan High School last spring logged the school's highest-ever overall scores on the ACT test, graduation rates are climbing, and the school's Success Academy is providing immediate help for students who are failing classes.

A Look Back in Time: Oct. 8, 1916

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Post newspaper on Oct. 8, 1916.

Buffalo To See 500 For Volkssport Event In 2017

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The City of Buffalo will host an American Volkssport Association (AVA) event in the spring of 2017, and organizers are expecting upwards of 500 people to converge on the community to participate.