Archive - Jul 28, 2018

Knights of Mayhem Entertain at Fairgrounds

One of the knights presents a flower to a young "princess" at the start of the tournament. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan Media reporter Pat Blair attended a special event at the fairgrounds this weekend. Here's her story.

Water Fight Among Highlights of Dayton Days

Teams compete to move the barrel to the other team's side. (Photo by Par Blair)

Among the highlights of the annual Dayton Days was the Water Fight sponsored by the town's fire department in Scott Bicentennial Park.

Lions Sponsor Ride for Summer School

A bike rider signs up foe Lion Ryan Express event. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Registration started at 7 a.m. Saturday for the eighth annual Lion Ryan Express Bicycle Ride.

Boaters Urged to Use Caution at Keyhole Reservoir

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Two recent accidents involving motorized personal watercraft, or jet skis, on Keyhole Reservoir have prompted Wyoming Game and Fish officials to encourage the public to exercise caution while recreating at the popular fishing and boating location.

UW’s $20 Million Microbial Grant Research Projects Underway This Summer

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(Photo courtesy of the UW)

Over the next five years, researchers with the University of Wyoming will be using cutting-edge techniques, including DNA sequencing and computational modeling to learn the distribution and ecological consequences of microbes.

Enzi: Career and Technical Education Bill is a Great Bipartisan Achievement

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Congress this week passed the re-authorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act. U.S. Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming praised the long, bipartisan struggle of getting the act reauthorized.

Dodson's Plan Includes Solutions for Health-Care Costs

Dave Dodson, a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, said over the last few years healthcare costs for Americans have gone up by 300 percent.

New 4-H Educator Said She's Diving Right In

New 4-H Educator Emily Swinyer. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Emily Swinyer said she's diving right in to this year's Sheridan County Fair – her first since she took over the duties as 4-H educator in June.

A Look Back in Time: July 28, 1918

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on July 28, 1918.