Archive - Jun 2, 2016

New Rolls Royce Dawn a Hit at Brinton

Travel and Tourism Executive Director Sean Parker exits Rolls Royce Dawn after test drive. (Photo by Pat Blair)

People looked under the hood, sat in the seats and even took some of the new Rolls Royce convertibles out for a spin Thursday when the company introduced four of its new Dawn cars plus two other models at the Brinton Museum near Big Horn.

Issues Force Delay In New Nursing Home Move-In

The new Amie Holt Care Center at the Johnson County Healthcare Center

The new Amie Holt Care Center, a 44-bed adult care facility recently completed at the Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo, has had their move-in date and opening pushed back to at least the end of June, due to a number of last-minute problems.

Pending Votes, SCJC Has Funding To Stay Put

Derek Andrews

Funding looks to be in place that will keep Sheridan College in Johnson County (SCJC) in its current location at the Bomber Mountain Civic Center, after a meeting with college, city and county officials on Wednesday.

Council Updated On Planning Matters

Buffalo City Planner Lynn Barrett

Buffalo City Planning Director Lynn Barrett gave her report to the city council at a recent meeting, touching on an annexation, variance requests, and grants her office is assisting with.

Sheridan Police Department Phones Working Again

After experiencing troubles with their main dispatch number, the Sheridan Police Department says that the number is now back up and running. They advise that people call 672-2413 for non-emergency calls.

Sheridan YMCA Will Have Free Community Fridays

The Sheridan County YMCA will be opening their facilities up to the community on Friday’s this summer for free. Diane Ballek, the Assistant Executive Director for the Y, said that all of the activities they provide will be available during these free days.

Some Science Kids Classes Have Space Left

Executive Director of Science Kids, Sarah Mentock, said that they still have some room for classes that will start this month. The first class is for ages 9-11 and will start on Monday June 13th.

Wyoming Theater Festival Looks to Expand on First Year Success

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(Photo by Judy Hagerott)

The Wyoming Theater Festival in Sheridan will once again offer two weeks of plays, performances, and workshops July 18 through 31. Festival Director DannyLee Hodnett says there will be five shows running in repertory over the two-week period.

Thursday 06-02-16

Author Gene Gagliano / Sheridan Johnson County Foundation, Bernie Spielman

G&F Official: ‘No Additional Reports of Bear in Sheridan’

Local Game and Fish officials have received no further reports of the young black bear that was spotted in south Sheridan as recently as Tuesday. Sheridan Region Game and Fish Information Specialist Bud Stewart.