Archive - May 7, 2012

Prom 2012 - One Night Only

The young, being young at heart and kicking up their heels at Prom 2012 Saturday night. If I counted correctly there were 271 students involved in the grand march and many more who helped the prom run smoothly, i.e. Co-sponsors LaDonna Leibrich, Heidi Richins and Junior Class President Jin Kim along with countless others. Now let's see what next year's junior class can do.

National Nurses Week @ the Sheridan VA Hospital

National Nurses Week began May 6th and ends on May 12th, Florence Nightingale's birthday - May 12, 1820. At the Sheridan VA Hospital on Fort Mackenzie Monday afternoon three local nurses out of the 77,000 nurses nationwide that care for American's Veterans received National Recognition.

Public Pulse - Monday 05/07/12

Library / Chamber of Commerce

Berger Announces Run For Re-election

State Legislator, Rosie Berger, announced this morning she is planning to run for re-election.

SOCCER / TRACK / GOLF / BASEBALL

BRONC / LADY BRONC SOCCER - The Sheridan high school soccer teams ended the regular season Friday night sweeping matches from Gillette the scores were identical 2-1.

Hartley Stewart scored on a corner kick in the 80th minute to give the Lady Broncs their victory.

They finish as the regular season conference champs after the victory over Gillette we talked with Head coach Tom Racette.

New Councilor to be Sworn in Tonight

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New Councilor to be Sworn in Tonight

The Sheridan City Council has been one member short since the end of March when Councilor John Bigelow announced his resignation. After tonight's meeting, the Council will work shorthanded no more explains Mayor Dave Kinskey.

Weekly Poll Question: Should individuals applying for unemployment be drug tested?

Weekly Poll Question: Should individuals applying for unemployment be drug tested?

This past legislative session, state lawmakers voted down proposed legislation that would have allowed for drug testing of welfare recipients. It appears legislators will consider a similar bill next year that would call for drug testing of those seeking unemployment benefits.

Johnson County High School Sports Weekend Wrap

The Bison and Lady Bison soccer teams finished their regular seasons on Friday by beating Newcastle. Both the boys and girls won by a 3-0 score.
For the girls, Rileigh Olsen, Charlotte McIntyre and Kaitlynn Armstrong all scored for Buffalo and Jenna Anderson had three saves at keeper.

Both teams will be at the State Tournament next weekend.

The Bison golf team hosted their tournament Friday after it was originally postponed the previous weekend.

The boys finished second and the girls took third.

Johnson County Discusses Fuel Station Issues

Johnson County's soon to be built fuel station was discussed at the commission's last meeting, where it was decided that the $200,000 line item from this year's budget will have to be moved to next year's budget.

State Prevention Services Considering Consolidation

State-funded preventative programs may be restructured due to budget cuts.