Archive - Jul 26, 2010

Campaign Receipt Reports are Due Soon

Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield recently issued a reminder to all non-federal candidates, candidate committees, and political action committees, regarding an upcoming deadline. State Election Director Peggy Nighswonger explains.

Council Receives Update on Suicide Prevention Coalition

Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition Chair Vanessa Hastings addresses the Sheridan City Council at a Monday work session.
Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition Chair Vanessa Hastings addresses the Sheridan City Council at a Monday work session.

The Sheridan City Council held a work session Monday, where they received an update from Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition Chair Vanessa Hastings. Hastings went over the results of the 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Survey for Sheridan County High Schools.

SHAC/NMNA Collaborate for Grant Application

SHAC and the North Main Neighborhood Association will submit and grant application for planning only grant for a  housing study.
SHAC and the North Main Neighborhood Association will submit and grant application for planning only grant for a housing study.

The Sheridan Housing Action Committee, or SHAC, has joined forces with the North Main Neighborhood Association to apply for a planning only grant through the Wyoming Business Council to conduct a housing study. SHAC Executive Director Karin Spann explains just what the grant would be used for and the collaboration with NMNA.

Library Director Finalist Rejects Job

The search for the new Executive Director of the Sheridan County Library System was just about over, but now it is about to begin again. Library Trustee Tony Wendtland:

Tony adds that the current director, Cathy Butler, had very “graciously” agreed to stay through the end of August:

Cat Show

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A "Tiger" at the 2010 Cat Show

The 2010 Cat Show was among the Saturday events at the Sheridan County Fair

Rodeo Wrap Up B - Part II

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Rodeo royalty

Rodeo Wrap Up B - Part II

Wyoming by Moon Light

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Wyoming by Moon Light

Four white horses dot the landscape under the near full-moon

AMERICAN LEGION BASEBALL STATE TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE

2010 AMERICAN LEGION STATE BASEBALL TOURNAMENT OPENS WEDNESDAY IN SHERIDAN

First Round Wednesday

Torington vs. Powell - 9:00 AM

Rock Springs vs. Gillette Roughriders - NOON

Casper vs. Cheyenne - 3:00 PM

Sheridan vs. Laramie - 8:00 PM

Second Round Thursday

Torrington/Powell loser vs. Casper/Cheyenne loser - 9:30 AM

Rock Springs/Gillette loser vs. Sheridan/Laramie loser - 12:30 PM

Torrington/Powell winner vs. Casper/Cheyenne winner-4:00 PM

Rock Springs/Gillette winner vs. Sheridan/Laramie winner -7:30 PM

Friday Games - 9:30 AM, 12:30 PM, 4:00 PM The Winners Brackey Semi-Final at 9:30 PM

Dayton Days Parade - A Hometown Happening

A horse of the best colors walks in the 2010 Dayton Days parade.

There were fire trucks, a band, plenty of horses and old cars, candy was tossed from a variety of floats and of course, there were those smattering of waving, grinning, one-more-vote garnering politicians filling in the gaps. It was the Dayton Days Parade held this past Saturday.

Miniature Horse Show Highs and Lows

Horse and Wragler compete in the Minature Horse Show at the 2010 Sheridan County Fair this past weekend.

Miniature Horse Show Brings Out the Best and Worst of Participants