Archive - Aug 12, 2010

Sheridan Man Has Initial Appearance on Sexual Abuse of a Minor Charge

54-year-old Sheridan Curtis Scheckla is charged with Second Degree Sexual Abuse of a Minor.
54-year-old Sheridan Curtis Scheckla is charged with Second Degree Sexual Abuse of a Minor.

54-year-old Sheridan resident Curtis Scheckla had his initial appearance in Sheridan County Circuit Court Thursday. Scheckla is charged with one count of Second Degree Sexual Abuse of a Minor.

Local Students Awarded Sheridan WYO Rodeo Scholarships

Left to right: Michael Leibrich, Seth Stadick and Philip Kane
Left to right: Michael Leibrich, Seth Stadick and Philip Kane

Three recent Sheridan County high school graduates have been awarded Sheridan WYO Rodeo scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each. The three students that were selected from the eleven applicants are; Seth Stadick and Michael Leibrich of Sheridan and Philip Kane of Big Horn.

Story Fish Hatchery Remains Closed to the Public

The Story Fish Hatchery will be open to the public in June of 2011.
The Story Fish Hatchery will be open to the public in June of 2011.

The Story Fish Hatchery has been closed to the public due to construction for the past three years as major facility upgrades have taken place to prevent whirling disease. Game and Fish Information Specialist Warren Mischke says that the hatchery will remained closed to the public until June of 2011.

SHS Booster Club Shootout Scramble Golf Tournament

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1st Annual SHS Booster Club Shootout Scramble

SHS Booster Club Shootout Scramble Golf Tournament

County Rodeo Sunday - Part V

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"Two Maids a Milking"

The last event of the 30th Annual Sheridan County Rodeo

Public Pulse - Thursday 08/12/10

County Commissioners Steve Maier, Richard Worman, Larry Durante

BIG HORN RAMS AND LADY RAMS GOLF PLAYER / PARENT MEETING TONIGHT

All Big Horn high school golfers and their parents are asked to attend a meeting tonight at Big Horn High school.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6:30.

County Rodeo Sunday - Part IV

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"His & Her Roping"

During the final day of action at the 30th Annual County Rodeo

Nicholas Edwards Changes Plea; Sentenced

Plea change and sentencing for Nicholas Edwards on August 10th.

32-year-old Nicholas Edwards changed his plea to Guilty on three different counts Wednesday in 4th Judicial District Court. Back on July 13th, Edwards' attorney, Joelle Hadley-Day, had told Judge John Fenn that they were awaiting the findings from a substance abuse evaluation before finalizing a plea agreement with the state.

Two Run for County Assessor

Two will be vying for the Sheridan County Assessor office in the August 17th Primary.

On the August 8th edition of KROE's Public Pulse program, candidates for the office of Sheridan County Assessor were the guests.

Vicki Kane, a newcomer to the County Assessor Race, says that while overall she thinks her opponent has done a good job as assessor, she sees another aspect of the position that needs improvement.