Archive - Jan 15, 2012

Jo Co HS Athletes Suffer Setbacks This Weekend

It was a weekend of disappointments for Johnson County's high school teams this past weekend.
In basketball, the Buffalo Bison suffered two losses, 56-52 to Rawlins on Friday, and to Lander 45-36 on Saturday.
The boys now stand at 5-5 on the year.
The Lady Bison also dropped both of their games this weekend. Losing at Rawlins Friday 58-40 and losing at home to Lander 54-33.
The girls are now 4-6 on the season.
The Kaycee Buckaroos, after losing to Midwest Thursday, dropped their games this weekend 81-72 to Tensleep and 61-52 to Big Horn.
They are now 3-8 for the season.

Buffalo Rabies/License/Chip Clinic 'Best One Yet'

Andy Bray, left, brings one of his pets to the rabies clinic in Buffalo Saturday. Olin Turner gets the paperwork started.

The biennial Buffalo Rabies Clinic was put on by the St. Francis Animal Shelter this past weekend, along with the help of a number of volunteers and the expertise of the BigHorn Veterinary Hospital and the Buffalo Veterinary Clinic.

SHS INDOOR TRACK RESULTS FROM SPEARFISH

Photo Courtesy of Bob Grammens

Girls 60 Meter Dash

Preliminaries
1 Hockley, Taylor 12 Kelly Walsh 8.28Q 4
2 Eaves, Jessie 11 Worland 8.42Q 2
3 Kassen, Nicci 12 Sheridan High 8.55Q 1
4 Boothe, Kaitlin 11 Kelly Walsh 8.61Q 3
5 Schneider, Mikaela 12 Kelly Walsh 8.71q 3
6 Stepanski, Anisa 9 Gillette 8.84q 2
7 McDonald, Lyndsey 11 Gillette 8.88q 2
8 Saenz, Brittany 11 Gillette 8.93q 1

Ranchester Council and Fire District Hammer out Issues at Workshop

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Ranchester Councilwoman Samantha Nixon

The town of Ranchester is one step closer to having a contract with the Tongue River Fire Protection District after a productive work session held Thursday night. The issue goes back several years when the Town signed and offered a contract to the Ranchester Volunteer Fire Department.

SAGE Hosting Reception Thursday for Artist Carrel

The Sheridan Artists Guild Et al SAGE will hold a reception for this month's featured artist, Hilary Carrel, this Thursday from 5 to 7 pm at the Sheridan College Main Street Campus.

Treasurer Joe Meyer Has Successful Surgery

Wyoming State Treasurer Joe Meyer

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The family of Wyoming State Treasurer Joe Meyer says he's recovering at a Colorado hospital from successful brain surgery to remove cancer deposits.

Riverton Family Embraces New Life in Africa

Riverton Family Embraces New Life in Africa

RIVERTON, Wyo. (AP) - A former Central Wyoming College music professor is now teaching music in the African nation of Malawi.

#1 Natrona nips #2 Sheridan 52- 46

Lady Broncs Stephany Sessions, Rickie Ryan, Maddy McClure, Hailey Ligocki and Noelle Golinvaux put 15, 8, 2, 7 & 14 respectively into the score book but it wasn't quite enough as their team fell to the number one ranked Natrona County Fillies 46 to 52 Saturday afternoon at home.