Archive - Sep 2016

September 30th

Love, Simpsons Receive First Lotus Awards

Susan Miller, center, reads accomplishments of, at left, Pete Simpson and, right, Lynne Simpson, first recipients of the WYO Theater's Lotus Awards. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Kim Love and Pete and Lynne Simpson were recognized for their contributions to Sheridan's WYO Theater as they received the theater's first Lotus Awards Friday night.

Broncs Fall to Gillette/ Tongue River Handles Lusk/ Big Horn Loses to Glenrock

Sheridan Bronc Football
The #1 ranked 4A Broncs fell to #2 Gillette in a close game 24-21. After scoring a TD to shorten Gillette's lead to 3 points, the Broncs Defense could not stop Gillette's Offense before time ran out.

Next Friday is Homecoming for the Broncs and they will look to bounce back against Cheyenne Central.

Tongue River Eagles Football
The #3 ranked 1A Eagles shutout Lusk 40-0 Friday night. The team moves to 4-1 on the season with a win on their Homecoming night and look to take care of Wright next week.

ABF Receives $40,000 Donation

Many Sheridan residents learned how to ski at Antelope Butte. Many younger Sheridanites did not have that chance as the ski area closed down in 2004.

Early Childhood Symposium Continues Friday

Symposium attendees listen to Dr. Allen Gee. (Photo by Pat Blair)

The Early Childhood Symposium that started Thursday at Sheridan College continued through Friday afternoon.

Teacher of Year Credits Principal, Other Teachers for Success

Wyoming Teacher of the Year Ryan Fuhrman. (Photo by Pat Blair)

The new Wyoming Teacher of the Year credits the principal and other teachers at his school for helping him realize his potential.

SJHS Teacher Named Wyo. Teacher of Year

Wyoming Teacher of the Year Ryan Fuhrman, left, is introduced by School District 2 Superintendent Craig Dougherty. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Ryan Fuhrman, a seventh grade teacher at Sheridan Junior High School, has been named the Wyoming Teacher of the Year.

Robert A. Redinger

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Robert A. Redinger, 46, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2016, at the Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

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

Who won the first Presidential debate?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
Donald Trump
37% (285 votes)
Hillary Clinton
34% (263 votes)
25% (193 votes)
4% (29 votes)
Total votes: 770

New Club at SHS Focuses on Computer Programming

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(Photo Ron Richter ©)

In connection to Project Lead the Way, which is a new national initiative within Sheridan County School District Two that is the nation’s leader in STEM education curriculum, a new coding and computer programming club has started at Sheridan high school.