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More "Four-Head" Traffic Lights Going Up

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Wednesday morning new four-head traffic lights were going up at Sugarland Drive/Avoca Ave. and Coffeen Avenue with traffic flaggers controlling the traffic flow through the intersection. Once installed and operating - traffic in the left turn lanes will be allowed to turn before the opposite flowing traffic lights turn green.

Sunset @ The Box Cross Ranch

At the west end of Box Cross Road (CR-111), where the road ends, is Box Cross Ranch where Mother Nature painted a view to behold on Monday evening as the sun was setting. No doubt Victor Slack has seen many such views over the years from his Box Cross Ranch - thanks for sharing this one with us.

Gotta Go? Go in Style

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Just in time for the Sheridan County Rodeo the county-purchased mobile shower/restroom unit arrived and was placed into service. The $54,000 unit, purchased from Ameri-can Engineering of Indiana is a most welcomed addition to the participant area of the fairgrounds where it was first placed - adjacent to the rodeo office east of the main arena.

SHS Class of '61 - Remembers

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During a solemn portion of Saturday evening's 50th Reunion of the Sheridan High School Class of 1961 each in their own way paused and reflected as the name of each classmate who is no longer with us was read and a school colored balloon of blue or gold was released into the sky above in their memory.

Take a Walk on the North Side

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The view walking south on the brand new Canfield Street to Fort Road portion of the Pathways System.

Red, White & Blue - Think Wyoming First

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Holly and Jennifer, both from Sheridan, were busy hanging red, white and blue balloons on the fence of Washington Park adjacent to the busy Coffeen Avenue just prior to noon on Friday in support of a Think Wyoming First rally. Think Wyoming First is a grassroots citizen's organization that any Wyoming resident can join.

"Blue Ribbon Cook-off" at 3rd Thursday Street Festival

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Ryan King, representing King's Saddlery, won The 3rd Annual "Blue Ribbon Cook-off" at the 3rd Thursday Street Festival. He won $500 for his steak. His strategy? Keep it simple - sear both sides and lots of salt and pepper.

Photos by Judy Haggerott

"Left Yellow Arrows" up and working

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The new four-head traffic lights are up and working at Brundage Lane & Coffeen Avenue and at Sugar Lane & Coffeen. As seen here a yellow caution arrow is illuminated allowing traffic to turn left from Coffeen onto Brundage Lane while the other lights remain red - thus allowing traffic in the left turn lane to turn before the opposite flowing traffic light turns green.

Paving underway at the bottom of Sparrow Hawk Hill

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Intermountain Construction and Materials (ICM) of Gillette on Wednesday morning was paving the widened shoulders of West Loucks Street at the bottom of Sparrow Hawk Hill. In addition to the widening of the road shoulders from 6 to 10-feet turn lanes are being added at both the Sparrow Hawk and Osprey Boulevard intersections.

Yes, There is a Post Office behind Scott's Dahlias

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Scott Kent, Big Horn's Postmaster, waters his dahlias on Wednesday morning. Known for his green thumb Scott grows giant flowers in front of his post office at 226 Johnson Street in Big Horn each year to the delight of area residents and visitors as well.