Archive - Nov 5, 2014 - News

“Public vs. Private” Student Art Show

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An artists' reception was held Tuesday showcasing the collaborative work of Big Horn High School and Sheridan College students. The show featured work in the dualistic sides of self-portraits.

WTBC Becomes Manager of Sheridan Business Incubator

Sheridan County and the University of Wyoming have signed an agreement for the university’s Wyoming Technology Business Center or WTBC to operate Sheridan’s business incubator.

Arrest Made in Halloween Altercation

An 18-year-old man from Cheyenne has been arrested in connection with an altercation at the University of Wyoming that left a student injured.

Tree and Brush Removal Along Red Grade Road

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Work on a popular county road is expected to begin soon. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.
Tree and Brush Removal Along Red Grade Road.

Johnson County Agrees To Quitclaim/Easement at DeSmet

At their meeting Tuesday the Johnson County Commissioners reviewed and discussed a Quitclaim Deed and Easement Agreement to allow Sasol Synfuels International access to a pipeline and outlet works at the south dam that will belong to Sasol and supply water to their properties at the lake.

Hill Charges Legislature with 'Micromanaging' State Education

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill said her successor in that office will not be able to stand up to the state Legislature's micromanagement of education in Wyoming.

Education Superintendent Visits School

Students, staff, faculty and visitors to Highland Park Elementary gather for group shot (Photo by Pat Blair)
From left, former Highland Park principal Brent Leibach, Principal Scott Cleland, State Superintendent Cindy Hill (Photo by Pat Blair)

Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill visited Sheridan's Highland Park Elementary School on Wednesday morning to honor students, teachers and staff for being designated a 2014 Blue Ribbon School.

Hall of Fame Inductee Has Led Cowboy Life

Ben Reynolds has spent a lifetime in ranching, and nearly all of his life has been spent in Sheridan County.

Voter Turnout Numbers

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Secretary of State Max Maxfield released preliminary figures that show that 65 percent of registered voters in Wyoming took to the polls during Tuesday's General Election.

Local Judges Retain Positions

The three judges in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan County retained their positions during Tuesday's General Election.