Archive - Jul 2011

A Kiss for a Job Well Done

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Saturday was Cat day at the Sheridan County Fair and Betty Ann Jerney took home top honors for her showing of Wiley Kat who she rewarded with a kiss after being presented the award winning plaque. The afternoon started with a written test, measuring of tails & whiskers, weighting and documentation before judge Brenda Mckenzie took on the daunting task of picking winners.

Hospital Taking Health Fair Blood Draw Appointments Monday

Hospital Taking Health Fair Blood Draw Appointments Monday

Volunteers at Sheridan Memorial Hospital will begin taking appointments for the 2011 Health Fair wellness screenings Monday, August 1st. The blood draws will be held every morning the week of August 22nd through the 27th.

Kitty Bargain Days at the Shelter

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The Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan is having "Kitty Bargain Days" right now.

The Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan is currently running a special to help with the influx of cats and kittens that are on the adoption floor. Shelter Executive Director Cel Hope gives us the details behind "Kitty Bargain Days".

Q-Man Fundraiser Today Receives Overwhelming Community Support

After local music-store owner Jon Quarterman's, Q-Man Music, house burned down last week, it seems that every musician in the county wanted to help him in his efforts to rebuild it – and that's only a slight exaggeration.

July 30th

Grand Champion Jumper

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Saturday afternoon at the Sheridan County Fair the miniature horses jumped into action and when the Junior - Miniature Jumping - was over Harley Johnson with her horse Gizmo and Dane Hansen with his horse Biscuit each took home a Champion Rosette. Harley is seen here with Gizmo going over the last jump as Judge Kim Ferguson from Wolf, Wyoming gets a close up view of the action.

Johnson County Fair Kicks Off Sunday in Buffalo

Johnson County Fair and Rodeo Begins Sunday, July 31

Johnson County Fair Kicks Off Sunday in Buffalo

The 2011 Johnson County Fair will begin its week-long run Sunday, July 31 and wrap up Sunday, August 7.
Sunday, the dog show will begin at 8am, and open class exhibits will be accepted from 1 to 7pm. FFA exhibits are due at 4pm.

TROOPERS OUT / JETS PLAY TODAY / TRANSNATIONAL GOLF FINAL TOMORROW

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers were eliminated from the state American legion baseball tournament Friday losing to Casper 26-8.

The Troopers end the season with a record of 34-24.

JETS BASEBALL - The Sheridan Jets will play Bozeman, Montana at 10:00 in the junior Regional at Thorne-Rider stadium today.

Other games will be at 12:30 and 3:00 with the title game set for tomorrow.

TRANS-NATIONAL GOLF - The women's Transnational golf championship continues today at the Powder Horn with quarter final and semi final match play.

High Fire Danger on the Bighorn National Forest

High Fire Danger in the Bighorn National Forest.

Bighorn National Forest officials have announced that conditions on the mountain have reached the point of a high fire danger.

July 29th

On the Foundation

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"On the Foundation" crowd.

The balmy Friday night couldn't have been a better backdrop for Habitat for Humanities fundraiser called “On the Foundation.” It was the kick-off fundraiser for the construction of their new home on Thurmond Street.

Mediate wins Jim Murray Award for College Sportswriter of the Year

Jim Murray was a journalist who won national sportswriter of the year 14 times and was the one of the only sportswriters to ever win a Pulitzer Prize. Aspiring sportswriter Daniel Mediate of Sheridan may have just started chipping away at those accolades.