Archive - Nov 2012

November 28th

2013 Preview: Fuel Tax Hike?

Kathy Coleman, the newly elected representative for the Wyoming State Legislature House District 30, will hit the ground running when legislative sessions kick off next month. One of the items that will be first out of the gate January 8 is the consideration of a possible fuel tax.

NEW LOOK BRONC BASKETBALL TEAM FACES GREEN RIVER FRIDAY

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The Sheridan high school basketball teams open the season Friday at home playing with Green River. The girls tip at 5:45 and the boys follow at 7:30 we will have both games live on 14-10 KWYO and 87.7 FM ESPN radio.

The Broncs will have a whole new look this year from the coaches to the players first year Head coach Gale Smith says the transition from coaches to players has gone smooth and the last couple of weeks have been very productive.

November 28th

Buffalo Resident Discovers Human Skull While Installing Post

Buffalo resident Randy Moses was just digging a hole to install a mailbox post when he made an interesting discovery in his yard. He found a human skull in the hole he was digging, according to his wife, Heather Moses.

Newspapers and Associated Press Sue Over UW President Search

Newspapers and Associated Press Sue Over UW President Search

Three media outlets are challenging the University of Wyoming’s decision to decline releasing the names of finalists being considered for the school’s new president.

First Weekly Stroll Button Winner Announced; You Could Be Next

Kathy J. Larson of Sheridan, at left, receives a gift certificate for $100 Chamber Bucks as part of the new weekly drawings for a winning Christmas Stroll button. (Photo courtesy of the Sheridan COunty Chamber of Commerce)

The Christmas Stroll Committee in Sheridan announced the first winner in the weekly drawings for stroll button holders. Kathy J.

Frost Moon Rising Over Sheridan College

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The Frost Moon aka the Full Beaver Moon won't officially arrive in Sheridan until 7:46 am November 28th but it sure looked neat shining down on Sheridan College and the brand new Veterans Plaza with its three flags proudly flying the evening before.

SEEDA Appropriates Funds for Preliminary Analysis Work

SEEDA Administrator and City of Sheridan Planning Director Robert Briggs

The trustees for the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority Joint Powers Board agreed to appropriate $25,000 to hire consultants CAEL and Avalanche, who'll begin preliminary work on phase one of a Career and Technical Education Training Study commissioned by SEEDA.

Johnson County Caring And Sharing Programs Underway

Every Holiday season the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce involves themselves in numerous events but also in the many Caring and Sharing Programs that benefit those in the community that need them.

Stroll Lighting and Decorating Contest Winners Announced

Heartland Kubota won 1st place for Best Outdoor. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce)
Babe's Flowers hauled in 1st place for Best Indoor. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce)
Cottonwood Kitchen Shop won 1st place in the Best Theme category. (Photo Courtesy of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Christmas Stroll Committee has announced the winners of the Business Lighting and Decorating Contest. For Best Indoor, 1st place went to Babe's Flowers, while 2nd place belongs to NEST Home and Holiday/Window Works and More.

Teachers, Students Wanted For Carousel Learning Center

The New Cowboy Carousel Center, which will be located at the old Beutler Building on North Lobban Street, is looking for teachers to teach and students to learn any subject where they can be brought together.