Archive - 2012

February 16th

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Developments on the third day of the Budget Session of the 2012 Wyoming Legislature, Wed., Feb. 15, 2012 including the budget, redistricting, and education.

242lbs Marijuana Siezed in I-80 Traffic Stop

A traffic stop Tuesday on Interstate 80 resulted in an arrest and the seizure of more than 242 pounds of high grade marijuana.

Strong Finishes Push Generals, Lady Generals Past Western Wyo.

Generals Head Coach Steve Smiley

The Sheridan College Generals and Lady Generals basketball teams each withstood second half runs from Western Wyoming teams to earn home victories Wednesday night.

Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan Fundraiser is Saturday

Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan Fundraiser is Saturday

This Saturday night at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall there'll be plenty of fun for all ages as the Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan will be holding one of their annual fundraisers.

Governor's Art Awards Set For Next Week

The Governor's Art Awards Ceremony will be held next week, and four groups from around the state including Dr. Seymour Thickman of Sheridan will be recognized at the 30th annual awards in Cheyenne. Governor Matt Mead.

Parents of Valentine's Baby Receive Special Gift

Danielle Bowers (right) presented David and Meggan Garwood, parents of Cillian McBride, who was born on Valentine’s Day at Sheridan Memorial Hospital, with a new infant child seat and other safety devices as part of Safe Kids of Wyoming’s Gift of a Mother’s Love Program. (Photo Courtesy of SMH)

David and Meggan Garwood of Sheridan are the new proud parents of Cillian McBride Garwood, who was born a little after midnight on Valentine's Day at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.

Senator Barrasso: Obama Budget Increases Price of Obamacare by Almost $1 Billion

U.S. Senator John Barrasso

U.S. Senator John Barrasso addressed his colleagues on the Senate floor Wednesday by offering some harsh criticism to the President's budget and the effects it will have on the health care law.

JCSD1 Board Member Recognized by State

JCSD1 Board Member Gerry Miller

At Monday night's Johnson County School Board meeting, one of their members was recognized by the State board for a recent accomplishment.

Johnson County Wellness Group Intros ASAP Program

Bill Hawley

At a luncheon Wednesday, the Johnson County Wellness Group presented a few items for discussion, including introducing a DVD bringing sexual violence in Johnson County to the public's attention.

HS Winter Sports Winding Down in Johnson County

High school sports teams in Johnson County will be winding their winter sports seasons down in the next few weeks, and this weekend has most of them competing again.
In Basketball, the Buffalo boys will play at Newcastle Friday and host Torrington on Saturday.
The Lady Bison will host Newcastle Friday night and Torrington Saturday.
Buffalo's teams will have their 3A Conference Tournament in Newcastle March 1-3 and State will be in Casper the following week.
The Kaycee Buckaroos and Lady Bucs will play the Oilers in Midwest tonight in their final tune-up before Regionals next week.