Archive - Jun 15, 2012

Jordan Smith Wins Texaco Country Showdown

The road to stardom started at the Best Western Sheridan Center for Jordan Smith of Gillette. Jordan competed in the first leg of the Texaco Country Showdown and came out on top in the local competition held Friday evening. He will move on in the competition at the Montana State Fair in Great Falls on July 27th and 28th.

Are public sector pensions contributing significantly to our economic problem?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
56% (237 votes)
No
41% (177 votes)
Undecided
3% (13 votes)
Total votes: 427

Gerard Postpones Court Date For 2nd Time

Former Buffalo city councilman, Justin Gerard, has postponed his day in Campbell County Circuit Court and filed a continuance for the second time.

Sheridan Cowgirls Association 6/14/12 Rodeo

1D Barrels
1st - Ilene Choal 17.74
2nd - Ronda Holwell 18.29
3rd - Whitney Simmons 18.33

2D Barrels
1st - Sarah Long 18.88
2nd - Sierra Zowada 18.92

3D Barrels
1st - Courtney Brady 19.78
2nd - Ronda Holwell 19.89

Senior Barrels (age 11-14)
1st - Kade Koltiska 17.92
2nd/ 3rd - Shyanna Cahoy 18.23
2nd/3rd - Anna Zowada 18.23

Junior Barrels (age 8-10)
1st - Bailey Cunningham 18.62
2nd - Tavy Leno 23.76
3rd - Kennedy Myers 25.32

Pee Wee Barrels (age 7 and under)
1st - Cadence Norris 28.32
2nd - Faith Stimson 52.52
3rd - Emily Badgett 1.01.80

1D Poles

1st Sheridan Cowgirls Rodeo of the Season (updated)

MaKenna Balkenbush kicked off the 1st Sheridan Cowgirls Association Rodeo of the season with a speedy run in Senior Poles on Thursday evening. MaKenna's time of 20.77 was the best of the evening in Senior Poles. The top official times are here: http://www.sheridanmedia.com/spo...

Downtown Development Authority Discussed at Public Meeting

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WYO Theater Executive Director Nick Johnson, left, and DSA Executive Director Staci Coe, right, listen to Consultant Aaron Arnett Thursday night talk about possibly establishing a Downtown Development Authority in Sheridan.

Business owners in Downtown Sheridan gathered Thursday night at the Downtown Sheridan Association office to hear Aaron Arnett, Planning Consultant with Arnett Muldrow and Associates discuss the details of developing a Downtown Development Authority in Sheridan.

Water Service Agreement Amendment Approved

Water service agreement amendment approved between SAWS and Sheridan County School District One. (Photo Courtesy of Stan Woinoski)

A water service agreement that was executed in October of 2009 to provide SAWS water to Big Horn High School has been amended by the SAWS Joint Powers Board and Sheridan County School District One.

Private Antique Collection Sale Today, Tomorrow

Alex Banks will show is private Asian antique collection this weekend. Many of the belongings were his sister's. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Alex Banks, a long-time Sheridan resident and retired professional ballroom dancer, is hosting an open house to sell his antique collection this weekend.

Buffalo Girl Crowned 'Pre-teen Miss Wyoming'

Buffalo's Mariah Robinson, 2012 Pre-teen Miss Wyoming
Photo courtesy of Cynda Robinson
Photo courtesy of Cynda Robinson

Mariah Robinson of Buffalo was crowned as “Pre-teen Miss Wyoming” in a competition in Casper earlier this month, beating seven other girls in her division.

Wyomingites Have Higher Rates of Skin Cancer

The Environmental Protection Agency reports that Wyoming residents have some of the highest rates of melanoma, or malignant skin cancer, in the nation.