Archive - Jun 17, 2011

Kaycee Set for Chris LeDoux Days This Weekend

Kaycee will roll out the red carpet for fans of Chris LeDoux and for rodeo fans alike on Saturday, June 18.
The rodeo events; match saddle bronc, match bareback bronc, and the Native American relay race begin at 1pm at the rodeo arena at Harold Jarrard Park.
Admission to the rodeo is $10 per person, with those 12 and under free.

Damage in Hardin, Montana from a microburst Wednesday night.

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Wind speeds reached up to 90mph at times.

Local Runners in the 10th Bighorn Trail 100 Mile Endurance Run

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Just seconds before the start of the Merrell Bighorn Trail 100 local runners Jeff Foster, Curt Schwamb, Anthony Garber, Darci Arsene, Wendell Robison and Josh Fuller looked ready, willing and able for the grueling journey ahead. About 150 runners left the corner of Dayton's Main Street and 2nd Avenue at 10:00 am Friday and headed into Tongue River Canyon.

Should Sheridan College build a $3 million dollar covered riding arena?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
45% (289 votes)
No
51% (332 votes)
Undecided
4% (26 votes)
Total votes: 647

Savanna is oh so quick

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It took Savanna Pehringer just 2.78-seconds to win the Adult Breakaway roping event at the Sheridan Cowgirl's Association Rodeo. Savanna beat out 14 other ropers in the event to claim top honors Thursday evening at the rodeo held from 6 - 9 pm most Thursdays - check the community calendar - during the summer at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

Despite Rain, Large Turnout for Street Festival

Good food and good times at 3rd Thursday!

Rainy weather didn't stop the first 3rd Thursday Street Festival of the year, as food, music, and shopping drew large crowds to Historic Downtown Sheridan.

Hospital Breaks Ground on Cancer Center

Ground was broken Thursday on the new Welch Cancer Center in Sheridan.

Officials with Sheridan Memorial Hospital broke ground Thursday on the future home of the new Welch Cancer Center that will be constructed around the vaults for the linear accelerator and CT scanner that are part of the current cancer center.

Out of the Darkness to Raise Funds for Suicide Prevention

Help is available 24/7 for those who are contemplating suicide.

Sunday, September 11th the 2011 Out of the Darkness Walk will take place as a fundraiser for suicide prevention efforts in Sheridan County.

SLIB Board Approves $2 Million for WYO Theater Expansion

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The SLIB Board Thursday approved $ 2 million in grants that will expand the performing arts in Sheridan.

The Wyoming State Loan and Investment Board approved $8,717,055 million in Business Ready Community and Community Facilities grant applications at their meeting Thursday in Cheyenne.