Archive - Jan 2010

January 29th

Animal Cruelty and Jail Time for Junk Vehicles in Sheridan County Circuit Court Thursday

Sheridan County Circuit Court was a busy place Thursday afternoon with all manner of cases going before Judge John Sampson. Among them, the case of Wes R. Pierce, age 22, who was charged with Cruelty to Animals for keeping dogs locked in a back bedroom in his home in Clearmont.

Wyoming Medical Teams Prepare to Head for Haiti

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Some 40 medical professionals from Wyoming have volunteered to help out in earthquake ravaged Haiti.

January 28th

Officials With Several Sheridan Agencies Meet To Discuss Public Transportation

Representatives from RENEW, VOA, the Sheridan Senior Center Mini-Bus program and the Department of Workforce Services met in Sheridan Thursday to address concerns and possible solutions in regards to public transportation in the city.

Reports of Mountain Lions South Of Sheridan Have Surfaced On the Internet Recently

The Internet is a very powerful tool. It can be used for many things, including obtaining and passing along information; however, not all of the information is accurate. Such is the case with a number of photos reportedly taken just south of Sheridan that shows five mountain lions on the prowl. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke.

Senator Enzi Weighs In On President's State Of The Union Address

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi joined Congressional members Wednesday night to witness President Obama's State of the Union address. Following the address, Senator Enzi weighed in by saying.

Public Pulse - Thursday 01/28/10

Sheridan Senior Center / Sheridan College

January 27th

What's the Deal With Wyoming's Wily Winter Weather This Year?

Old Man Weather is known to be a fickle fellow, especially, it seems, when it comes to Wyoming's wily weather:

Jerry Forster, who is the Conservation Technician for the Sheridan County Conservation District, is filling us in on this year's snow-pack stats:

Miss Wyoming to Vie for Miss America Crown This Saturday in Las Vegas

This Saturday, January 30th, Anna Nelson, Miss Wyoming 2009, will be competing at the Miss America 2010 pageant in Las Vegas. Anna hails from Rock Springs, and was crowned at the WYO Theater in Sheridan last June. Her platform is Preventing Teen Alcohol Abuse, and her talent is a character dance done on point.

About a Week Left to Get Pink Flamingo Tickets

Begun about six years ago, the Pink Flamingo has grown into one of the most anticipated social fundraising events of the year. Proceeds from the Pink Flamingo go to Family Planning of the Big Horns, which uses the money to educate women on reproductive health and the importance of getting pap smears to detect cervical cancer and mammograms to detect breast cancer.