Archive - Nov 10, 2016

District 2 Recommends SBAC for State Education

From left, Rep.-elect Bo Biteman, Sen. Dave Kinskey, School District 2 Trustee Ann Perkins and District Superintendent Craig Dougherty at the district's meeting with Wyoming legislators Thursday night. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County School District 2 would like the state of Wyoming to go with the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium as the new assessment of public education.

Open House Unveils New Hospital ICU

Nurses demonstrate a patient lift during the open house at Memorial Hospital's new ICU. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan area residents enjoyed refreshments, had a chance to win a prize, and watched demonstrations of state-of-the-art equipment in patient care at Sheridan Memorial Hospital's open house Thursday night.

Unplugged: Turkey Trot Practice

The weather in November has been more like that of September with warm sunny days and cool starry nights.

Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Warns Of Scam

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce has issued a warning to the Buffalo community to be aware of a scam being attempted on area residents and businesses.

Sheridan’s Performance of the Elite Rodeo Athletes to be Shown on Fox Sports 2

According to Nick Siddle, President of the Sheridan WYO Rodeo, Sheridan’s performance of the Elite Rodeo Athletes will be broadcast on Fox Sports 2 later this month. The show took place over Labor Day weekend at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds and is set to show at 7pm on November 21st.

Sheridan’s Mayor Elect Thinks Residents Made A Statement With This Election

The general election results have ensured that Sheridan’s city government will look different next year. The mayor race was not close as Roger Miller took the win over current city councilman Alex Lee by almost 2,000 votes.

Recount Confirms Election Night Results

Election Supervisor Brenda Kekich, left, and election office employee Diane Hall feed ballots into a voting machine for Thursday's election recount. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Canvass of election results Thursday afternoon was preceded by a recount of votes cast in Pct. 20-1, which is the town of Dayton.

Walter DeWayne Corbin

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Walter DeWayne Corbin, 61, of Sheridan, passed away on Sunday, October 30, 2016, at his residence.
Services with Military Honors will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, November 18, 2016, at Oregon Trail State Veterans Cemetery in Casper, WY.

Online condolences may be written at
Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.

Thursday 11-10-16

Mayor Elect Roger Miller and Nic Bateson

Norma M. Goodman

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Norma M. Goodman, 87, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, November 4, 2016, at the Westview Health Care Center. She was born on February 15, 1929, in Lost Springs, WY, to parents Arthur Carl and Schrelda (Pennington) Meinzer.