Archive - 2012

February 6th

SHERIDAN RAMPAGE PICK UP ANOTHER HOOPS TITLE

This is the Sheridan Rampage, who won the 6th grade boys' division of the February Frenzy on Feb. 5, 2012, in Bozeman, MT.

They defeated the Bozeman Bulls in the championship game by a score of 38-14.

Pictured from left to right are:

Top row: Coach Mark Kirkham, Parker Christensen, Elijah White, Blayne Baker, Noah Erickson (in front of Blayne), and Coach Paul Mavrakis
Front row: Kyle Custis, Kirby Coe-Kirkham, Brayden Lee, and Drew Mavrakis

Fairgrounds Looking to Improve Security

Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Stirling

The Sheridan County Fairgrounds will soon be equipped with a brand new video surveillance system to help with security issues at the Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Stirling says that thanks in part to a recently received grant, they will move forward with the

Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games Begin Tuesday

Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games Begin Tuesday

Over 300 athletes, coaches and partners are getting set to take over Jackson Hole for the next few days as Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games begins tomorrow.

LOCAL SPORTS WEEKEND WRAP UP

BRONC / LADY BRONC HOOPS - The Sheridan high school basketball teams split their games with Gillette and have more conference play this week with Laramie and Cheyenne South.

The Lady Broncs will begin the second round of conference play this week with a conference record of 3-2 and 13-4 overall.

They lost at home against Gillette 55-51 Friday Head coach Sean Yeager says two pretty good teams played a tough game.

And he says several of their underclassmen got their first taste of what the rivalry is all about.

Buffalo Council OKs Change Order For Pathway Project

At their last meeting, the Buffalo City Council approved a change order in the amount of $1,800 for the Cemetery Road Pathway Project.
Buffalo Public Works Directro Les Hook explains why the change order was necessary.

RMI Roundup Fast Approaching, Vols and Sponsors Needed

Buffalo will host this year's Rocky Mountain International (RMI) Roundup coming up in March, and preparations are underway to make the event a success for not just Buffalo, but the surrounding area as well.

Weekend High School Sports Results From Johnson County

Johnson County's high school athletes had a busy weekend and most teams fared very well.
In basketball, the Bison boys traveled to Wheatland on Friday and downed the Bulldogs 55-53 in overtime.
Saturday they hosted Thermopolis at BHS and beat the Bobcats 61-33 to improve to 10-6 for the year.
The Lady Bison fell to the Lady Bulldogs 47-35 on Friday and traveled to Thermopolis on Saturday where they dropped the game to the Lady Bobcats 40-26. Their record now stands at 6-10 on the year.
The Kaycee Buckaroos mauled Hulett on Friday 76-26 and beat Upton 50-44 on Saturday.

JCSD1 to Legislature: Review Regional Cost Adjustments

Dr. Rod Kessler

Johnson County School District No. 1, in addition to looking at and hopefully convincing the Wyoming Legislature to change how funding recapture and entilement districts is done, is also trying to mold the state's Regional Cost Adjustment (RCA) into a better-working plan for the district.

February 6th

Black Tie Bingo

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Judy Hagerott photo

Saturday was a night for folks to get all dressed up for an evening of laughter, fun, and all for a good cause. It was the seventh annual Black Tie Bingo sponsored by the Rotary Club.

Immature Bald Eagle

These 3 photos are of a young bald eagle that has not quite reached maturity.

Photos by Stacey Ellenwood Photography