Archive - Apr 2012

April 25th

Sheridan's Gender Wage Gap Among Worst

For every dollar made by a man in Sheridan County, women make 61 cents.

Women in Sheridan County make 61 cents to every dollar earned by men, which is slightly below the Wyoming statewide average of 64 cents.

Johnson County Library's Art In Bloom Now Through May 9

One of the decorated plates for this year's auction to benefit the children's summer reading program at the Johnson County Library.

The fourth annual Art In Bloom Fundraiser for the Johnson County Library is in full swing and bids on the silent auction items will be taken through May 9th.

Bids Opened On Crazy Woman Square Revitalization Project

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery hosted the bid opening for the Crazy Woman Square Revitalization Project Tuesday afternoon at Buffalo's City Hall, reviewing the three seperate bids received.

It's Humans V. Zombies at SC

(Photo courtesy of David Schulte)

In an effort to let go of stress accumulated throughout the semester, more than fifty Sheridan college students are playing a week-long, tag-like assassin game.

Riparian Management Open House

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AECOM Consultant Cameron Gloss (left), talks with several residents of Sheridan County at Tuesday's riparian management open house.

Sheridan County hosted the last of three public events Tuesday regarding code alternatives for riparian management within the County. The open house began with a discussion on the two options that have come to the forefront following public input from the last two workshops and from online input.

April 24th

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