Archive - Jan 2012

January 24th

JCSD1 Approves Report to Community With Minor Changes

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

At their meeting Monday night in Kaycee, the Johnson County School District Board of Trustees approved a draft of the annual Report to the Community with some changes.

Nordic Club's Pole Creek Challenge February 4

The Powder Pass Nordic Club will present their annual Pole Creek Challenge race Saturday, February 4 at the Pole Creek Nordic Ski Area west of Buffalo.

City Operations Could Be Impacted by State Budget

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Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has proposed a $64 million dollar cut out of his budget request to the Joint Appropriations Committee, which is in the process of “marking up” the Governor's proposed budget.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 01/24/12

First Light / Sue Belish w/State Board of Education

Skatula Named 2012 Wyo Distinguished Principal

Rick Skatula has been named Wyoming's Distinguished Principal. (Photo Courtesy of Southridge Elementary School in Casper)

For the second year in a row an educator with connections to Sheridan has been named Wyoming's Distinguished Principal.

January 23rd

Wolf Bill May Draw its Share of Controversy

Wyoming State Senator Bruce Burns

Last year Wyoming Governor Matt Mead and the wolf management plan that will come before the State Legislature during next month's budget session could be a lightning rod for controversy, this according to State Senator Bruce Burns.

G&F Sending Out Turkey Harvest Survey

The Wyoming Game and Fish is asking all hunters who held a general or limited quota fall Turkey license to fill out a harvest survey for the 2011 season.

Council Work Session: Chamber Update

Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dixie Johnson

A noon work session by the Sheridan City Council Monday focused on the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce. Chamber Executive Director Dixie Johnson updated the Council on some of the highlights from 2011 and their plans for 2012.

WYOMING HOOPS TONIGHT / SC WEDNESDAY

SC HOOPS - The Sheridan college Generals and Lady Generals play road games at Casper college tomorrow night and will be at home Saturday night hosting games with Gillette.

The Lady Generals are 17-2 overall coming off two conference wins last week and are on a nine game winning streak. Tomorrow night they play at Casper and another conference game with Gillette at home Saturday night Head coach Frank McCarthy says it's another big week of conference play.

SCSD2 + SC = College Readiness, Stronger Workforce?

Talk of state issues in education, local trends, and new courses were followed by discussions of addressing developmental studies enrollments and possible pilot projects Monday night during a Sheridan College/Sheridan County School District 2 Joint Board Meeting.