Archive - Aug 15, 2017

School District 1 Raises Food Prices

Sheridan County School District 1 Trustees Chair Gary Reynolds, left, and Superintendent Marty Kobza. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County School District 1 will charge slightly more for meals in the coming year.

Frank J. Spainhower

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Frank J. Spainhower, 89, of Sheridan, passed away on August 14, 2017, at the Westview Health Care Center. He was born on June 27, 1928, in Sheridan, WY to parents Frank V. and Dorothy (Jett) Spainhower.

Second Chance Offers Spay/Neuter Assistance

Second Chance Sheridan Cat Rescue is a local non-profit organization that was started in 2009. A large portion of their organization focuses on population control by working to spay and neuter area felines.

2017 Gala Auditions Set for Thursday and Friday

The 2017 Gala Fundraiser will take the Sheridan WYO Theater Stage in October but first, they need a cast.

Trip N 4 Biscuits to Perform on the Main Stage at 3rd Thursday

The Downtown Sheridan Association’s August 3rd Thursday Street Festival is set for this Thursday and Trip N 4 Biscuits will be performing their tunes on the main stage. Mick Johnson will be performing on the south end of the festival as well.

Lenore C. Long

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Lenore C. Long was brought home to Buffalo to be laid to rest with her husband, Dr. Harvey J. Long. Lenore was a Buffalo native, born in 1897 to Mildred (Millie) Senff Cosslett and Joe G. Cosslett, and graduated from Johnson County High School in 1915. She was an active member of the Gray

Patricia Jean Soloman

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Patricia Jean Soloman passed away in Sheridan, Wyoming on August 14, 2017. She was born on January 28, 1927 in Midwest, Wyoming to Loyd and Estella (Garrett) Mapes. She was proceeded in death by her parents; a twin brother, daughter, Sally Joan and sister, Julia Lane.

City Proposing Increases to Bar & Grill License Fees

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City of Sheridan Mark Collins discusses the proposed fee increase for Bar and Grill licenses at Monday night's work session. (Photo Ron Richter ©)

The City of Sheridan is taking a hard close look at raising the fees associated with the two new Bar and Grill Licenses that were approved earlier this year by the Legislature.

Preparing for the Worst

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Officers with the Sheridan Police Department are taking part in active shooter training this week. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.