Archive - Apr 29, 2012

"Grazing in the Grass"

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To some folks "Grazing in the Grass" is a single that hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1968 or was in the soundtrack of "The Lion King 1 1/2" in 2004 but to this buffalo in the elk pasture above Kendrick Park it is a way of life in 2012. It doesn't seem to mind the overcast sky and rainy conditions that have dampened the spirits of some this weekend.

Johnson County Commissioners Award Scholarships

At their last meeting April 17, the Johnson County Commissioners awarded their scholarships to area high school seniors and one college student.

New Program to Expand Agriculture at Sheridan College

Lacey Fisher (left) and Berva Brock (center) listen to Sheridan College Food Science Instructor, Connie Fisk (right) explain the processing steps for wheat to be made into flour and how much of the fiber and nutrients are removed during processing. (Photo Courtesy of Sheridan College)

Starting this fall, students at Sheridan College will have the opportunity to study sustainable food systems with new courses that include food, ethics, and sustainability and exploring sustainability in agriculture.

Burns: No Invasive Aquatic Species Statewide

Sheridan County State Legislator Bruce Burns said the Invasive Aquatic Species control program in Wyoming has been a resounding success.