Archive - Apr 24, 2012

Locals Volunteer To Spruce Up Buffalo's Downtown

Missy Anobile and Gabby Verger plant flowers downtown last Saturday in Buffalo. Photo courtesy of the BDA.

Last Saturday, April 21, The Buffalo Downtown Association’s Missy Anobile organized the clean up and planting of the flower boxes on Main Street.

UW Science Research Center Moving to Adams Ranch

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According to Whitney Benefits the University of Wyoming has begun to develop a comprehensive planning document that will provide for a unified presence for the University in Sheridan. In particular the University Outreach, Research, and Extension Center would be located close to Sheridan College on the 560 acres of the Whitney owned Adams Ranch.

FEMA Says Be Prepared for Severe Weather

This trampoline on KROE Lane didn't survive a severe thunderstorm last year in Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Last year at this time the central and southern United States was being ravaged by one of the largest tornado outbreaks in U.S. history.

First Light Celebrates Week of the Young Child

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First Light Children's Center Executive Director Ann Perkins

This is Week of the Young Child, which is an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. First Light Children’s Center Executive Director Ann Perkins.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 04/24/12

VA Hospital / State Superintendent Cindy Hill

Checking In With Occupied Sheridan

Mel Logan, activist with Occupy Sheridan, pickets to end corporate corruption Saturday. Logan said the movement exists to ignite public dialog about national issues. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

The Occupy Sheridan movement had a comparatively strong showing at Grinnell Plaza over the weekend, with at least six participants picketing the downtown area.

WYOMING COWBOY JOE / LOCAL SPORTS

WYOMING COWBOY JOE CLUB - The Wyoming Cowboy Joe club held their spring membership fund drive reception last night at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

UW Athletic Director om Burman was on hand for last night's festivities.

Over the last decade new athletic facilities have been built and several renovated next on the list will be the 30 year old "Arena Auditorium" Burman says the renovation work won't start for a while.

And he says when the renovation is finished the "Double AA" will have a complete different look.

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

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National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday

The Sheridan Police Department will once again be taking part in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, which is scheduled for this Saturday, April, 28th. SPD Evidence Technician Steve Johnson explains how the initiative works.

Weekend Soccer Stats For Buffalo High School Teams

The Bison and Lady Bison soccer teams both took care of business last Friday by beating their counterparts from Rawlins.
The boys beat the Outlaws 3-0 and the girls beat the lady Outlaws 9-0.

For the girls, Kaitlynn Armstrong scored two goals, and one each was scored by Olivia Spanos, Caley Stafford, Charlotte McIntyre, Teneil Schumacher, Caley Stafford, Sammy Burton and Rileigh Olsen.

Armstrong and Addi Verger had two assists each and Eklund, McIntyre and Jordan Snyder each had one assist.

Jenna Anderson had one save at goalkeeper for the Lady Bison.

Buffalo City Attorney Secures Water Line Easements

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven reported to the city council last week that easements for the water transmission line project that he has been working on for quite some time have finally been secured.