Archive - Sep 19, 2018

Cost for Maintenance Work Nearly $2 Million

Karen Kelly, left, and Levi Van Buggenum confer before the start of the library assessment presentation. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Major maintenance work needed at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library, including replacement of the roof, is nearly $2 million.

Library Board Formally Approves Story Library Expansion

A proposal for expansion of the Story Branch Library received formal approval from Sheridan County Public Libraries trustees in their meeting Wednesday night.

Gagliano Book Selected For National Book Festival Honor

Eugene Gagliano. Image courtesy Wyoming State Library Division.

Buffalo author Eugene Gagliano has been honored with his book “Is it True?”, a collection of humorous children's poems, as part of the 2018 National Book Festival's “Discover Great Places Through Reading” list.

HD40 Candidate Schock Speaks at Chamber Lunch

Chris Schock

Chris Schock, candidate for the seat in State House District 40, was the featured speaker at the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce Lunch on Wednesday, where those attending were able to meet him and ask questions.

JOCO First Seeking Public Input On Civic Center's Future

JOCO First will be conducting a survey during the month of October to gather input on what direction the community would like to see the organization and specifically the Bomber Mountain Civic Center move in the future.

World Renowned Pianist Performs at Sheridan College

This Thursday, world-renowned pianist Fei-Fei will be performing a collection of pieces by classic pianists such as Mozart in the Whitney Center for the Arts concert hall at Sheridan College. The performance will begin at 7 p.m.

Whitney Concert Hall to be Renamed in Honor of Tom Kinnison

The Whitney Center for the Arts Concert Hall is to be renamed Kinnison Hall in honor of the late Tom Kinnison.

UW Religion Today: Wanted: An American Islam

We readily speak of “American Christianity” and “American Judaism” and are even wrapping our minds around the notion of “American Buddhism,” particularly on the West Coast. So, why does the notion of “American Islam” strike us as strange?

Dawn Warner

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Dawn Marie Warner, 64, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, August 17, 2018, at the Sheridan Manor.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 4:00 pm on Sunday, September 23, 2018, at the Story Community Church.

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

Katy Lupton

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Katy Merle Lupton, 75, of Sheridan, passed away on Friday, August 10, 2018, at her residence.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Kane Funeral Home with Ted Hall officiating. A reception will follow in the Kane Reception Hall.

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