Archive - Mar 24, 2017

Rotarians Present Check to Girls' School

Rotary President Brooke Barney, at podium, prepares to give check to Girls' Schjool Superintendent Chris Jones, right. In rear is Bob Krumm with Trout Unlimited. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Members of Sheridan's Rotary Club presented a check to the Wyoming Girls' School Friday for purchase of 10 fly-fishing rods and other equipment for a course that will be taught at the school starting the end of this month.

'Friends' Receive Check

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The total raised from Dining for a Cause this week at Frackelton's in downtown Sheridan was $10,540. Along with $2,460 in matching funds from Sheridan Community Federal, Hammer Chevrolet, Westview Health Care, Sheridan Motor, and Alessence Massage & Skincare Atelier, the total raised was $13,000.

From left to right: Sheridan Media GM Bob Grammens; Friends of the Library Board Member Shari Jans; Friends of the Library Board Member Kristin Herbst; Library Executive Director Cameron Duff; Sheridan-Johnson Community Foundation Board Member Ada Kirven; Frackelton's Owner Kim Love; Frackelton's Executive Chef Jake Bray, and Frackelton's GM Dave Youngren. (Photo Ron Richter ©)

Finalist Named for the Sheridan Start-Up Challenge

The Sheridan Start-Up Challenge, which is a competition sponsored by the Wyoming Technology Business Center that encourages local entrepreneurs to come forward with their business ideas, has revealed their five finalist competing for three $5,000 prizes and access to a $50,000 seed fund.

North Sheridan Interchange Update

Photo Credit: Pat Blair

Phase 2 of the North Sheridan Interchange Project has commenced and will continue throughout the coming months. According to Ronda Holwell, Public Information Specialist for the Wyoming Department of Transportation, the project is on schedule.

Should Wyoming's Congressional Delegation have more town hall meetings during their breaks?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
80% (323 votes)
16% (63 votes)
4% (17 votes)
Total votes: 403

Sheridan College Student Named A New Century Scholar

Sheridan College first-year Dental Hygiene student Brittney Steele has been named as a 2017 New Century Scholar. A native of Valier, Montana, Steele was awarded this honor by achieving the state’s highest score in the All-USA Community College Academic Team competition.

Josh Law, the Antelope Butte Foundations COO

Recently, founding board member of the Antelope Butte Foundation Josh Law was announced as the non-profits new Chief Operating Officer. Law’s duties as the COO will be different from Andrew Gast, the former SKI-EO and Executive Director.

Senators Discuss Recent Legislative Session

State Senator Bruce Burns (Photo Ron Richter©)

The 63rd Wyoming Legislature came to a close earlier this month in Cheyenne. A recent Sheridan Media poll showed that 60 percent of respondents graded this year’s session as “poor”.

Enzi Talks Job Corps, Equal Pay With Labor Secretary Nominee

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(Photo Ron Richter ©)

U.S Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming recently spoke to President Trump’s pick to head the Department of Labor, Alex Acosta, about the importance of Job Corps programs and equal pay.