Archive - Mar 14, 2013 - News

New Fairgrounds Director Says He's Focused on Customer Service

Jamie Ringley, the newly instituted facilities director at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds, says he will hold a meet and greet soon with community groups that use the facility to let them know the fairgrounds staff are there to help. (Photo by Chris Foy)

Thursday night was the first public meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees with the fairground's newly instituted facilities director, Jamie Ringley.

School District #3 Addresses Discretionary Leave Policy and Emergency Generator System

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The Trustees for Sheridan County School District #3 approved a discretionary leave policy on second reading at their monthly meeting this week. District Three Superintendent John Baule describes what the policy for their employees entails.

City of Sheridan to Receive an Additional Half Million for Operations

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City of Sheridan Clerk Scott Badley

The supplemental budget bill that was approved by Wyoming Governor Matt Mead last month included an additional $20 million for local government. City of Sheridan Clerk Scott Badley explains how the extra funding will benefit the City.

The Next Chamber Training Workshop to Focus on Financial Statements

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(Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce is offering their next training workshop Friday, March 22nd. The workshop entitled “Breaking Down Financial Statements to Benefit Your Business” will be an in-depth discussion on analyzing and understanding your financial statements.

Annual Health Fair Saturday In Buffalo

Buffalo's annual Health Fair will be happening this Saturday, March 16th from 9am until noon at the Johnson County Fairgrounds.

Buffalo Planner Reports On Current Projects

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery gave a report to the City Council at their last meeting, updating them on the various projects he is currently working on and what will begin shortly.

Judge Hears Arguments in Lawsuit Filed by Cindy Hill

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A district judge in Cheyenne says he will rule in a week whether to restore the powers and duties recently taken away from state schools Superintendent Cindy Hill.

Sen. Barrasso Joins Senators in Introducing Bill to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline

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Sen. Barrasso Joins Senators in Introducing Bill to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline (Image courtesy of Wikipedia)

U.S. Senator John Barrasso joined a group of bipartisan senators Thursday in introducing legislation to approve the Keystone XL pipeline. The bill's sponsors aim to approve the 1,700-mile long pipeline project, citing congressional authority.

Former Guernsey Town Clerk Pleads Guilty to Income Tax Evasion

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Former Guernsey Town Clerk Pleads Guilty to Income Tax Evasion (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

A former Guernsey town clerk entered a guilty plea this week for income tax evasion, according to the Internal Revenue Service's Criminal Investigation Division. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

Trout Unlimited Sponsors Fly Tying Clinc

Sheridan Media is receiving preliminary reports that fly fishermen in the area are starting to get “The Itch.”