Archive - Mar 13, 2014 - News

School Board Chair Accuses Whitney President of Creating Conflict

In recent weeks, a disagreement has played out publicly between the Sheridan District 2 School Board and the Whitney Benefits foundation based in Sheridan over funding of a proposed multi-recreational facility.

Sheridan Mayor Discusses State Appropriation

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey discusses state appropriations during a recent visit to Sheridan Media. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The $3.3 billion budget bill that Wyoming Governor Matt Mead signed last week included $175 million in appropriations to local governments.

Sheridan Figure Skaters Wrap-Up Successful Season

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From Left: Jessica Ross, Katelyn Kayser, Catherine Winnop, Kairstyn Holden (in back), Elizabeth Winnop, Victoria Smith (front), Molly Butler, Maggie Pierce, Taylor Meixner, coach Emily Emond. (Photo courtesy of Theresa Winnop)
Back Row (left to right): Maggie Pierce, Molly Butler, Catherine Winnop, Elizabeth Winnop, Taylor Meixner, coach Emily Emond. Front Row (left to right): Kairstyn Holden, Jessica Ross, Katelyn Kayser. (Photo courtesy of Theresa Winnop)

The Sheridan Ice Figure Skaters recently wrapped up their season with a couple of competitions. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Legislators Give Update on Hill Bill During Lunch

Senator Bruce Burns spoke, while Rep. John Patton listened. Rep. Rosie Berger, left, looked on, while Rep. Kathy Coleman kept eyes on the audience. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Local leaders were given the chance this week to talk directly to state legislators, during a luncheon hosted by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.

American Legion Anniversary Dinner Saturday Night

The American Legion and Auxiliary are celebrating their 95th Anniversary.

They would like to honor the veterans in the area by hosting a free dinner open only to veterans and their families.

CPR/First Aid Classes Offered At SCJC

For those that want or need to get certified in CPR and/or First Aid, Sheridan College in Johnson County will be presenting those classes during the next few weeks to get their certification.

Business Council Approves Clear Creek School Grant

Buffalo's Planning Director, Lynn Barrett, during her report to the city council at their last meeting, confirmed the Wyoming Business Council had approved the grant application from the Kaycee/Buffalo/Johnson County Economic Development Joint Powers Board.

School Group Presents Musical Whodunit

Professor Corium (Mick Wiest) and Miss Poppy (Jessica Paulson) enjoy a moment of triumph. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Nineteen students of Fort Mackenzie High School and The Wright Place will present “Murder Twice-Baked,” a musical whodunit tonight and Friday night.

Game Officials Seek Help Finding Poacher

Bud Stewart -- Leslie Stratmoen Photo

State wildlife officials are asking for the community's help to find a poacher.

Berger Recaps Session at Chamber Lunch

Representative Rosie Berger spoke at the Sheridan County Chamber luncheon. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Our local state legislators were the featured guests Wednesday at this month’s luncheon hosted by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.