Archive - May 2, 2011

2nd Annual Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

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The 2nd Annual Drug Take-Back Day was held over the weekend in Sheridan.

Law enforcement officials with the Sheridan Police Department and the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office held the 2nd Annual Prescription Drug Take-Back Day event at Walgreen's Saturday.

Last Snow?

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April's last morning bus trip to Woodland Park Elementary School was under wintery weather conditions of snow, blowing snow and reduced visibility. Area residents can expect snow showers changing to rain showers through the rest of Friday followed by more rain and snow showers through the weekend with the sun returning on Monday. Scroll down to see more of Friday's winter weather.

A kiss from "Greetings!"

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Friday evening on the SHS stage Aaron Odom, the Sheridan High School Drama Club sponsor, introduced the comedic duet play by Tom Dudzick titled "Greetings!" in which Randy, played by Sophomore Abby Bacon and Andy, played by Senior Rusty Burr are flying to Andy's home for Christmas to meet his parents and tell them of his engagement to Rusty. Mid-way en route is this inflight kiss.

Bronc Sam LeTempt with his head in the game

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On a windy Saturday the No. 2 Broncs took on the No. 1 Plainsmen from Laramie on Scott Field in Sheridan. The Broncs had their heads in the game, game faces on, legs in the game, a size advantage, some close scoring attempts but the cards just didn't fall their way as Laramie managed to score one near the 5-minute mark of the 1st period to secure the win.

Fireblast 451 Mobile Fire Training Trailer

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Representatives from Sheridan Fire-Rescue, Big Horn Fire, Ranchester Fire and Dayton Fire participated in instructor training in the use of the Fireblast 451 ® Mobile Fire Training trailer on Thursday. Trainers from Fireblast 451 ®, the manufacturer of the unit, certified 11 “Fire Control Officers” to conduct live fire training evolutions.

NSI TO HOST A TRACK MEET TODAY

Normative services will be hosting a track meet today.
Events are scheduled to get underway at 4:00.

Teams competing include, NSI, Tongue River, Big Horn and Sheridan high school and five other schools from Northeast Wyoming

Poll Question: Federal Debt Ceiling

How high do we go?

Recently, U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner warned Congress that unless the federal debt ceiling is increased by mid-July, the nation's coffers will default.

Nursing Sim Lab in Use for Students

Sheridan College Nursing Instructor Crissy Hunter (far left, with clipboard) and her students in one portion of the Wyoming Simulation Center.

Sheridan College continues to add state-of-the art technology to their educational programs, and one of the most recent will greatly benefit nursing students.

Sheridan City Council to Consider Mutual Agreement With Conservation District

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Sheridan City Council to Consider Mutual Agreement With Conservation District

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their fist meeting of May this evening. The Council will consider a mutual agreement with a local organization regarding a rain garden demonstration project at the old Maverick building at 121 South Main Street.

Community Assessment this week in Buffalo

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The City of Buffalo will be conducting a number of Community Assessment “Listening Sessions” to gather public input for the latest assessment, with the goal of making Buffalo a “better place to live, work, play and visit,” said Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery.