Archive - Oct 2012

October 29th

County To Discuss Bids For Maintenance Jo Co Judicial Center

The Johnson County Commissioners at their next meeting November 7, will be looking at bids to provide maintenance on the mechanical/Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems at the new judicial center/justice center complex.

Summer Tourism Numbers Up According to Buffalo Chamber

Angela Jarvis

At a recent Chamber of Commerce luncheon, Chamber Director Angela Jarvis reported that numbers of tourists and Lodging Tax dollars have both increased in 2012 over 2011 numbers, and that is welcome news to everyone in the community, especially local businesses, she said.

Public Meetings On Lake DeSmet Coming Tuesday

The first public meetings concerning water rights and other issues between Johnson and Sheridan Counties and the Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition will be held Tuesday in both communities.

Fire Less than an Acre Burns in Bighorn National Forest

Fire Less than an Acre Burns in Bighorn National Forest

Authorities first received a report of smoke on Saturday coming from the Bighorn Mountains. The source was a small fire burning, about 1/10th of an acre in size, in a remote location one mile west of the Horseshoe Ranch.

BHSU Student and Gillette Native Found Dead in Residence Hall

BHSU Student and Gillette Native Found Dead in Residence Hall

Spearfish police say there is no foul play suspected in the death of a Black Hills State University student found dead in his residence hall.

BHSU says the body of Nicholas Bazemore, of Gillette, Wyo., was found in his residence hall Sunday night.

Local Grants Awarded

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During the 2012 ERA Carroll Realty Customer Appreciation Open House, 2 grants of $1250 each were presented. One for the education community and one for the non-profit community. The ERA Carroll Realty education grant went to the Slack School for purchasing 5 guitars. Music is an important part of the learning process.
Pictured are Dixie See, Tom Belus, Ann Brady and Jane Clark.

Sheridan College Hosts Seminar on Molestation Prevention

In light of recent events involving the abduction and molestation of a young girl in Wyoming, Sheridan College is hosting a community workshop about keeping kids safe from sexual abuse.

Pet-O-Ween 2012 (winners now listed here)

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Funniest

1st Place: Luke Schreiber and “Deuce” as “Max, the Grinch’s Dog”

2nd Place: Taylor Sanburn and “Tucker” as “Prom Date”

3rd Place (tie): Debra Connell and “Prissy” as “Angel with Attitude”; Diane Sparre and “Otis” as “Ninja Turtle”

Most Creative

1st Place: Marry Running & “Abraham” & “Moses” as “Pirates”

Public Pulse Monday10/29/12

Sheridan County School District #2 Trustees election candidates Wayne Schatz, Hollis Hackman & Jim Perkins

Library Showcases State's Paranormal Activity

The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library is having a festive informational hour Tuesday night at 7 titled “Paranormal Activity in Wyoming.”