Archive - Sep 9, 2019

School District 2 Approves Land Purchase

School District 2 trustees voted to buy just over 2.5 acres of land at the intersection of Fifth Street and Mydland Road. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County School District 2 trustees have authorized purchase of just over 2.5 acres of land at the intersection of Fifth Street and Mydland Road.

Buffalo, WWC Engineering OK Service Agreement

Buffalo Mayor Shane Schrader

The City of Buffalo and WWC Engineering of Sheridan have agreed to and accepted a Master Service Agreement concerning the Buffalo Wells Project.

Jefferson Glass to Discuss Book on Mountain Man

Sylvia Bruner

Author Jefferson Glass will give a presentation this Wednesday based on his book, “Reshaw-The Life and Times of John Baptiste Richard,” to kick off the Johnson County Historical Society programs for the 2019-2020 season.

Sheridan County Law Enforcement Make Over 160 Traffic Stops Over Labor Day Weekend

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As part of a county-wide, multi-agency, imparied driving enforcement operation over Labor Day weekend, law enforcement in Sheridan County stopped 162 vehicles and arrested one drunk driver.

Firefighters Host Remembrance Service

The Sheridan Fire-Rescue Department will host a remembrance service Wednesday morning for those lost in the 9-11 terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

First Interstate Bank Hosts Company Volunteer Day

Employees of Sheridan's First Interstate Bank will be volunteering their services for six nonprofit organizations in the community from 1 to 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Harvey Fryberger

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Harvey N. Fryberger, 83, of Sheridan, passed away on September 8, 2019. He was born on September 12, 1935, to parents Harvey D. and Edith H. Fryberger of Sheridan, where he was raised and attended school until he left for college. He graduated college at CSU Ft Collins where he met Marilyn Maude Thomas. They were married in Arizona on September 20, 1958.

Jack Chase

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After a long, hard fought battle, John P. “Jack” Chase, Jr. passed away at the Sheridan Hospital on September 5, 2019, with his family by his side.

Darlene Cecelia Bushmaker Waddell

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Darlene Cecelia Bushmaker Waddell, 87, of Sheridan passed away September 7, 2019. Darlene was born August 16, 1932, in Sheridan, WY to Mathias John (M.J.) and Buelah Bushmaker. Darlene married Harry Waddell on October 15, 1949. They had three daughters, Nanita (Mark) Pittington of Walden, CO; Alicia Waddell of Billings, MT and Joella Olson of Sheridan, WY.

Campus Pass Tour at UW Saturday

High Schoolers and their families that are interested in learning more about Wyoming’s lone University will be flocking to Laramie on Saturday to take part in the University of Wyoming Campus Pass.