Archive - Oct 2011

October 26th

Lady Broncs are Headed to & take State (updated)

The 4A East Regional Champion Sheridan Lady Broncs are again packing their bags for a trip south - this time not as far as Cheyenne as their destination is the Casper Events Center for the Class 4A - 2011 State Volleyball Tournament. Sheridan took on Riverton on Court 4A at 3:00 pm Thursday. Then Sheridan took on Campbell County on Friday at 4:30 pm.

"Happy Folks" especially on the receiving end of this phone call

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Deb Pruss is on the other end of the phone call from Dixie Johnson, Executive Director of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce, hearing that she won the 2012 Toyota Camry - the Grand Prize in the "Chamberfest Toyota Giveaway." In the center is Ryan Franklin from Radio Shack shaking hands with the 2nd Place winner Cliff Swinyer who won the 46" Samsung LED TV.

DSA Holds Ribbon Cutting for South Gateway Building

It's not called the “Old Maverick Store” anymore. The Downtown Sheridan Association held a ribbon cutting ceremony for their new South Gateway Building Wednesday afternoon.

Hospital Board Recieves Third Straight No-Adjustment Audit Report

No news was good news at a Sheridan Memorial Hospital regular board meeting Wednesday afternoon, after certified accountant Jerrel Tucker of Fresno-based auditing firm TCA Partners gave a positive annual audit report to the board.

May Your Trip to State be Lined with Volleyballs

The highway into Big Horn is lined with volleyball signs, one for each of the Lady Rams' team members, as they prepare to leave for the Class 2A - 2011 State Volleyball Tournament. The Lady Rams will be on Court 2A of the Casper Events Center Thursday at 6:00pm, in first round action, taking on the Lady Bobcats from Thermopolis.

Scrape Before You Drive

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Yes folks, it is that time of year to break out the windshield scrapers and do a better job than this driver did before his wreck at 9:00 am Wednesday morning.

Blue Ribbon Day: Wyo. Dept of Education to Present Big Horn High School with Award

Big Horn High School will celebrate its recognition as a Blue Ribbon School on Monday, October 31st with activities all day, including an official award presentation from the Wyoming Department of Education.

NWCCD Hopes for Capital Construction Funding in Governor's Budget

Dr. Paul Young

Presidents from the seven community college districts in Wyoming will meet with Governor Matt Mead next week, and Sheridan College will be looking for capital construction funding, specifically campus renovation projects.

Committee Finds Money for Wyoming Highways

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - An interim legislative panel is sponsoring legislation that would boost highway funding by more than $40 million.

Police: 9-year-old Drove for Drinking Dad

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Florida authorities have charged a Wyoming man with allowing his 9-year-old child to be a designated driver.