Archive - Jun 24, 2011

On The Road to Stardom

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Alton Miller, from Banner Wyoming, made the first stop to Stardom Friday evening at the Best Western Sheridan Center. Alton competed against seven other local talent contestants and came out on top in the Texaco Country Showdown - America's Largest Country Music Talent Show for the last 30 years.

Flood Watch For Jo Co through Weekend

Johnson County Incident Command has issued a flood update for this weekend.
A Flood Watch is in effect from late tonight through Sunday evening.

Hole in the Wall Tour Saturday in Kaycee

The red wall near Hole-in-the-Wall, west of Kaycee.

In case you missed it, there are still last-minute opportunities to tour the Hole-in-the-Wall country west of Kaycee, but you must be there before 8am to register.
The Hole-in-the-Wall country was made famous by Butch Cassidy and his Wild Bunch, and numerous other outlaws that used the area to hide themselves and their livestock they had rustled throughout the area.

2011 Sheridan County 4-H Presentation Award

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Who: Sheridan County 4-H Members; 12 members participated

What: Sheridan County 4-H Presentation Contest

Where: Sheridan County Courthouse Meeting Room

When: Friday, June 10, 2011

Thunder Storm, Southeast of Sheridan

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Thunder storm, southeast of Sheridan, near cross.

Stacey Jo Ellenwood
Facebook: Stacey Ellenwood Photography
Website: www.staceyellenwood.com

Do you agree with President Obama's plan to withdraw troops from Afghanistan?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes, that's the right call
46% (165 votes)
No, that's too many, too soon
37% (135 votes)
No, that's not enough
17% (61 votes)
Total votes: 361

Officials Monitoring Tongue River Closely as Flood Warning is in Effect

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Connor Battlefield State Park in Ranchester has been flooded for some time thanks to the Tongue River.

With the recent warm spell we've experienced and the threat of thundershowers throughout the weekend, the National Weather Service in Billings has issued a flood warning for the Tongue River near Ranchester.

Business as Usual at Fairgrounds

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Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht

Thursday we told you about the Wyoming State Veterinary Laboratory's confirmation of the first case of Equine Herpes Virus in the state of Wyoming. The horse is from Johnson County and is currently under quarantine.