Archive - Jul 2009

Public comment sessions

This video contains some entertaining moments from Santa Cruz, CA city council public comment sessions.

After watching these I have come to the conclusion that if you are going to appear before your local city council, it may not be the best idea to take drugs that day. Either that or Santa Cruz needs to make education a higher priority.

Public Pulse - Thursday 07/30/09

Memorial Hospital / Scott Stults w/Sheridan County School District #2

Do you support renewal of the Capital Facilities Tax that will be on the ballot in August?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
48% (137 votes)
No
46% (133 votes)
Undecided
6% (18 votes)
Total votes: 288

07/31/09 Sports for Friday

LOCAL GOLF - Sheridan High School golfers Kamrin Allen and Cameron Lindell completed play at the Junior America's Cup Golf Tournament in Pasadena,California. Yesterday after struggling in round two, Allen came back strong and finished 36th overall. He shot 73 on the first day, 82 Wednesday and came back yesterday ten shots better with a round of 72.

July 30th

Child Development Center Opens New Location

The Child Development Center Region 2 is based here in Sheridan and has outgrown it’s Linden Street facility. For the past two years they have been using rooms in the old Highland Park school to accommodate the increase in children qualifying for services. The Center receives Federal and some State funding to provide help for children with developmental delays until they turn 5-years-old.

Crazy Days Popular With Downtown Shoppers

You don’t have to be crazy to shop for good deals but it certainly helps this weekend in downtown Sheridan. The annual Crazy Days event started yesterday and even the weather cooperated to make it a wonderful way to begin the crazy weekend. Crystal Sullivan was one of the many shoppers taking advantage of the deals in downtown shops.

Sheridan County Fair Ramps Up For Big Weekend

Stilts, clowns, and concerts are just some of the things waiting for you at this year’s Sheridan County Fair. Cows, rabbits, poultry and goats were all shown yesterday and the evening ended with a youth concert and dance featuring the Whitlocks. It was definitely a busy day at the fair.

4th Annual Big West Arts Festival Is This Weekend At Sheridan College

The 4th annual Big West Arts Festival will take place on the front lawn of Sheridan College this weekend. Festival Director Rod Dugal says that artists from all over the nation will be displaying their work for viewing and for sale.

Dugal tells us about some of the musicians who'll be performing over the weekend.

Swine Flu Cases Rise In Sheridan County

There is a change in the number of laboratory confirmed cases of swine flu in Sheridan County. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.