Archive - Sep 2009

September 26th

Sheridan College Helps Put On College Rodeo

The annual Sheridan College Pat Hamilton Memorial Rodeo began Friday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds and ends today. About 300 competitors from Wyoming, Colorado and Nebraska are participating, and trying for the chance at winning cash prizes and belt buckles.

North Main Street Association Still Has Big Plans For That End Of Town

Gateway entrances to the community and preserving open space are two recurring themes in the plans for the north end of Sheridan. The City of Sheridan is currently in the process of approving a master plan on a portion of over 500 acres recently annexed into the City. The North Main Neighborhood Association has risen as a driving force in the area.

Beautiful Weather For Running In Wolf Creek Area

Nearly 100 people will descend on Eaton’s Ranch today to try their hand at the Wolf Creek Wrangle. The 10-mile-run or 10-kilometer-hike is bringing everyone together to help out Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns. Habitat Executive Director Jessica Lindsley says the event was conceived by chance.

September 25th

Can the three teens accused of murdering Robert Ernst receive a fair trial in Sheridan?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
59% (304 votes)
No
36% (187 votes)
Undecided
5% (27 votes)
Total votes: 518

Yellowstone National Park Releases Fire Updates

Two lightning-caused fires that started this month in Yellowstone National Park continue to burn.

Campbell County Cemetery Board Member Appears in Court

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - A member of the Campbell County Cemetery Board has made her initial court appearance on charges related to her conduct with cemetery and board operations.

Christina Maycock is charged with obtaining property by false pretenses, wrongful appropriation of public property, misuse of office and two count of open meetings violations.

September 24th

Friday, Sept. 25th

RAMS - The Big Horn Rams have won two in a row and face #1 and 3-0 Glenrock on the road tonight. In the win last week against Wright, the Rams were effective throwing the ball, but head coach Bert Dow says he would like to see the team be more balanced tonight against the Herders.

Montana Man Lucky To Be Alive After Fiery Accident On Interstate 90

A flatbed tow truck ran off the highway and burst into flames yesterday afternoon on Interstate 90 just east of Sheridan. 28-year-old Robert Nixon from Shepherd, Montana was driving the truck westbound on the interstate. For unknown reasons the vehicle pulled to the left and ran into the guard rail at a machinery access just west of the Piney Creek Road exit.

Commissioners To Hold Special Meeting On Monday

Sheridan County Commissioners will have a relatively short agenda for a special meeting to be held on Monday. All 5 of the items for consideration involve some type of construction project. Two separate issues will allow work to begin at the Sheridan County Community Health Building.