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YMCA Theater Camp on WYO Stage

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The Sheridan County YMCA Theater Camp was on the WYO Stage July 1st for their presentation of: Disney's "Cinderella, Kids. " In a short five days, 30 campers age 9-14 auditioned, rehearsed and put together the production that was presented to a nearly filled WYO theater at 2 pm.

5th Street Open Again for 2-way Traffic

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At precisely 2:02 pm Friday, Shelli Vits of 4 Seasons Lawn Care drives the first non-construction vehicle east bound on 5th Street through the Main Street intersection as she follows the Anderson Sign truck that carries the street barricade signs that have long stood at 5th and Val Vista - 5th Street is now officially open for two-way traffic, again.

Where you don't see these signs after July 1st means . . .

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Where you don't see these or any other speed limit signs on Sheridan County Roads starting July 1st, it means that: Effective July 1, 2011, the new statutory speed limits for County roads are:  Residential district and subdivision roads - 30 mph; Unpaved roads - 55 mph (unless posted otherwise); Paved roads - 65 mph (unless posted otherwise).

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Golden Hay Crop

Perhaps this rainbow over the newly cut and baled hay bodes well for this year's hay crop. This view is looking east from 144 Upper Road (County Road 113) at 5:40 pm Thursday.

A Sunny Finale to the Hottest Day of 2011 - so far

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As 2011 approached the halfway point the Sheridan area experienced the hottest temperature to date on Wednesday. The 97 degrees recorded at 2:53 pm was just 7 degrees short of the record 104 set in 2002.

Concerts in the Park Series Kicks Off

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The Concert Band Season Opener, conducted by Garth Moline.

Pictures by
Steven Rogers Photography

Lookin' Good after the Closure

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Great Lakes flight 7220 from Denver to Sheridan arrived Tuesday evening just as the sun was setting over the Bighorns. The Sheridan County Airport is back in operation after last weekend's closure for major construction on the main runway.

The Great Wall of Sheridan

The Sheridan Junior High School "Soldier Pile Wall Project" engineered by Vista West Engineering of Sheridan is nearing completion. The 2.14 acre project on the Sheridan County School District No. 2 property included excavation of unstable soils; installation of a soldier pile retaining wall and tieback system; and slope grading seen here.

Something Wicked

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A view from the Info Center in Sheridan during a thunderstorm Thursday night June 23rd.

Photo by Ron Richter

Clowning Around in Dayton

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The Tongue River Valley Community Center is sponsoring the Culpepper and Merriweather Circus on Friday, July 1, 2011. The Circus will be held at the Ranchester Town Hall Grounds (directly behind the Ranchester Town Hall). Show times are 5:00pm and 7:30pm. Tickets can be purchased in advance (through Thursday) at either TRVCC location or at The Sugar Boot and The Sports Stop in Sheridan.