Archive - Jan 2013

January 28th

Wyoming Legislature Faces Social Issue Bills

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Legislature will take on just about every possible hot-button social issue this week, hearing bills on guns, abortion and same-sex marriage.

Police: Gillette woman faked kidnapping

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - A 19-year-old woman who was found tied to playground equipment in a Gillette park has been ticketed for making a false report. Police Sgt.

Campbell County Leads State in Flu Cases

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GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming health officials say Campbell County leads the state in reported flu cases this year. According to a report by the Wyoming Health Department, the county had 402 confirmed cases of flu through the week of Jan. 6-12.

January 27th

At Home on the Ice

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The Sheridan Ice Figure Skating program continues to grow. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Ice Figure Skating Team started their season off on the right foot, as they placed 2nd at a recent competition in Gillette.

Climbing Mt. Everest

The Wellness Council of Sheridan County is looking for participants in their latest Pathways to Wellness program entitled “Climbing Mt. Everest.” Wellness Council Executive Director Michele Fritz explains.

WEEKEND LOCAL SPORTS WRAP UP

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The Lady Broncs swept their weekend road trip to Cheyenne wining at Central and East to go to 15-1 on the season and unbeaten conference record.

They will try and keep that record intact this week when they play at Gillette Friday night

The Broncs won at the buzzer Friday night against Cheyenne Central as Anthony Newlon hit a three point basket as time expired to give the Broncs the 60-59 victory.

Fundraiser Fun And Successful For Buffalo Chamber

Two revelers knew how to celebrate Mardis Gras at the Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's fundraiser Saturday night.

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's annual Winter Gathering fundraiser was Saturday, and was again bigger than last year, fun, and successful, according to Chamber Director Angela Jarvis.

Johnson County Commission Notes From Meeting

Johnson County's Commissioners discussed a number of issues at their last meeting, ranging from employee retirement to board appointments and resignations.

BRONC / LADY BROC INDOOR TRACK AND FIELD RESULTS

Sheridan High School Indoor Track
Results – Stadium Sports Grill Track Meet
Spearfish, SD

Girls Results:

60 Meter Dash

6th Gabby Edeen 8.40

1600 Meter Run

3rd Amanda Hutchinson 5:44.02

3200 Meter Run

6th Maggie Chapin 12:56.44

60 Meter Hurdles

4th Addison Stedille 10.76

4 X 400 Meter Relay

4th Gabby Edeen 4:37.30
Janika Sweeney
Dani Ackels
Ashley Fox

Pole Vault

4th Taylor Ballek 8’ 6”
7th Stephanie Prill 7’ 6”

Shot Put

1st Shayla Christensen 36’ 0.5”

Boys Results:

400 Meter Dash

7th Josiah Huff 55.02

Sheridan County 4-H Project Expo

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Nine year-old Grace Harper checks out the goats at the 4-H Expo Saturday.

The Exhibit Hall was a busy place Saturday as hundreds showed up for the first ever in Sheridan County 4-H history, a project expo showcasing what 4-H has to offer.